Inequitable access to assisted reproductive technology for the low-income Brazilian population: a qualitative study.

@article{Makuch2011InequitableAT,
  title={Inequitable access to assisted reproductive technology for the low-income Brazilian population: a qualitative study.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Yolanda Makuch and Karla Sim{\^o}nia de Padua and Carlos Alberto Petta and Maria Jos{\'e} Duarte Osis and Luis Bahamondes},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={2054-60}
}
BACKGROUND In Brazil, access to infertility care, including assisted reproductive technology (ART) is restricted. This is a second report of a study which evaluated the availability and access of low-income couples to ART services. The objective was to assess the perspective of health professionals and patients with respect to access to ART procedures within the public health network METHODS Qualitative case studies were conducted in five centres offering ART in the public sector. Semi… CONTINUE READING
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