Community perceptions and factors influencing utilization of health services in Uganda

@article{Bakeera2009CommunityPA,
  title={Community perceptions and factors influencing utilization of health services in Uganda},
  author={Solome Kiribakka Bakeera and Sarah Prossie Wamala and Sandro Galea and Andrew State and Stefan Peterson and George William Pariyo},
  journal={International Journal for Equity in Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={8},
  pages={25 - 25}
}
BACKGROUND Healthcare utilization has particular relevance as a public health and development issue. Unlike material and human capital, there is little empirical evidence on the utility of social resources in overcoming barriers to healthcare utilization in a developing country context. We sought to assess the relevance of social resources in overcoming barriers to healthcare utilization. STUDY OBJECTIVE To explore community perceptions among three different wealth categories on factors… CONTINUE READING
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