American Health Care Leads the World

June 2011
National Right to Life News;Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 38 Issue 6/7, p22
The article discusses the position of U.S. health care in World Health Organization (WHO) statistical rankings, and offers ways of properly measuring the quality of health care. The author argues that the WHO ranking is based on subjective criteria and political measurements which results to misleading infant mortality and life expectancy rates. He suggests considering the entire health care system and accessibility to advanced medical technology in establishing the rankings.


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