Health Expenditure and Catastrophic Costs for Inpatient- and Out-patient Care in Iran

@inproceedings{Anbari2014HealthEA,
  title={Health Expenditure and Catastrophic Costs for Inpatient- and Out-patient Care in Iran},
  author={Zohreh Anbari and Abolfazl Mohammadbeigi and Narges Mohammadsalehi and Ali Ebrazeh},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Protecting households from risk of impoverishment due to out-of-pocket costs in health care is a major challenge for health systems. Therefore, this study aimed at evaluating some health expenditure of inpatient and outpatient care as well as assessing the predictors of catastrophic costs for inpatient care in one of central provinces of Iran. METHODS In this cross-sectional study, 760 household were selected by multistage sampling method in Markazi province of Iran and interviewed… CONTINUE READING

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