How to achieve universal coverage of cataract surgical services in developing countries: lessons from systematic reviews of other services.

@article{Blanchet2012HowTA,
  title={How to achieve universal coverage of cataract surgical services in developing countries: lessons from systematic reviews of other services.},
  author={Karl Blanchet and Iris Gordon and Clare E Gilbert and Richard P L Wormald and Haroon R Awan},
  journal={Ophthalmic epidemiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={329-39}
}
PURPOSE Since the Declaration of Alma Ata, universal coverage has been at the heart of international health. The purpose of this study was to review the evidence on factors and interventions which are effective in promoting coverage and access to cataract and other health services, focusing on developing countries. METHODS A thorough literature search for systematic reviews was conducted. Information resources searched were Medline, The Cochrane Library and the Health System Evidence database… CONTINUE READING

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