‘I am the master key that opens and locks’: Presentation and application of a conceptual framework for women’s and girls’ empowerment in reproductive health

from Social Science & Medicine at https://bit.ly/2XKtbLt on May 29, 2020 at 03:54PM Publication date: Available online 28 May 2020 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Celia Karp, Shannon N. Wood, Hadiza Galadanci, Simon Peter Sebina Kibira, Fredrick Makumbi, Elizabeth Omoluabi, Solomon Shiferaw, Assefa Seme, Amy Tsui, Caroline Moreau

Healthcare built around you?

from Econsalut at https://bit.ly/3gII3mi on May 29, 2020 at 08:52AM Bezonomics How Amazon Is Changing Our Lives, and What the World’s Companies Are Learning from It Amazon Care Atul Gawande departure from Haven, the alliance between Amazon, JP Morgan and Berkshire… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other […]

All stocks are vaccine stocks

from Healthcare Economist at https://bit.ly/2ZOLuBU on May 29, 2020 at 07:58AM In a world with COVID-19, what factors are most influential to a company’s stock price? Are company specific or macroeconomic factors most important? It turns out, the speed of health care innovation in fighting COVID-19 may be the biggest single factor influencing all stock […]

Factors Influencing the Cost-Effectiveness Outcomes of HPV Vaccination and Screening Interventions in Low-to-Middle-Income Countries (LMICs): A Systematic Review

from Applied Health Economics and Health Policy at https://bit.ly/2zFYeQw on May 29, 2020 at 04:42AM Abstract Background Cervical cancer ranks fourth amongst the commonest malignancies worldwide and the second most prevalent cancer afflicting women in low-to-middle income countries (LMICs), hence, of great public health importance. LMICs are the most affected regions as evidenced by their […]

Using a Formal Strategy of Priority Setting to Mitigate Austerity Effects Through Gains in Value: The Role of Program Budgeting and Marginal Analysis (PBMA) in the Brazilian Public Healthcare System

from Applied Health Economics and Health Policy at https://bit.ly/36GPk1g on May 29, 2020 at 04:42AM Abstract The fiscal regime implemented in Brazil with the constitutional amendment 95 (EC-95) of December 2016 froze primary expenditures for 20 years, including healthcare spending. Previous studies have estimated strong negative effects of this policy on the health of Brazilians. Although […]