Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Inequalities in access to medical care by income in developed countriesEddy van Doorslaer
Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
CMAJ 174:177-83. 2006..This is often interpreted as requiring that care be available on the basis of need and not willingness or ability to pay. We sought to examine equity in physician utilization in 21 OECD countries for the year 2000...
- Effect of payments for health care on poverty estimates in 11 countries in Asia: an analysis of household survey dataEddy van Doorslaer
Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Lancet 368:1357-64. 2006..We aimed to reassess measures of poverty in 11 low-to-middle income countries in Asia by calculating total household resources both with and without out-of-pocket payments for health care...
- Catastrophic payments for health care in AsiaEddy van Doorslaer
Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Health Econ 16:1159-84. 2007..But in China, Kyrgyz and Vietnam, where there are no exemptions of the poor from charges, they are as, or even more, likely to incur catastrophic payments...
- Who pays for health care in Asia?Owen O'Donnell
Department of Balkan, Slavic and Oriental Studies, University of Macedonia, 156 Egnatia Street, Thessaloniki 54006, Greece
J Health Econ 27:460-75. 2008..But in most low-/middle-income countries, the better-off not only pay more, they also get more health care...
- Mobilising financial resources for maternal healthJo Borghi
Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Lancet 368:1457-65. 2006..Resource tracking at country and donor levels will help hold countries and donors to account for their commitments to achieving the maternal health MDG...