Advanced Asia's health systems in comparison.

  title={Advanced Asia's health systems in comparison.},
  author={Robin D. C. Gauld and Naoki Ikegami and Michael D Barr and Tung-liang Chiang and Derek Gould and Soonman Kwon},
  journal={Health policy},
  volume={79 2-3},
There is growing interest in comparing patterns of social and health service development in advanced Asian economies. Most publications concentrate broadly on a range of core social services such as education, housing, social security and health care. In terms of those solely focused on health, most discuss arrangements in specific countries and territories. Some take a comparative approach, but are focused on presentation and discussion of expenditure, resourcing and service utilization data… CONTINUE READING