Health care systems in transition III. Pakistan, Part I. An overview of the health care system in Pakistan.

@article{Ghaffar2000HealthCS,
  title={Health care systems in transition III. Pakistan, Part I. An overview of the health care system in Pakistan.},
  author={Abdul Ghaffar and Birjees Mazhar Kazi and M Salman},
  journal={Journal of public health medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={
          38-42
        }
}
Pakistan, which occupies the easternmost part of the Gigirist– Euphrates and Indus basin, is a country with strong cultural traditions, going back to the early Indus Valley civilization of Moen-jo-Daro and the Graeco-Buddhist Gandharan cultures. Pakistan became independent in 1947 and occupies an area of 852 392 km. It is located on the Arabian Sea, bordered by India to the east and Iran to the southwest, and Afghanistan and China to the north. Administratively, Pakistan comprises four… 

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