Readiness of Ugandan health services for the management of outpatients with chronic diseases

@article{Katende2015ReadinessOU,
  title={Readiness of Ugandan health services for the management of outpatients with chronic diseases},
  author={D. Katende and Gerald Mutungi and K. Baisley and S. Biraro and E. Ikoona and R. Peck and L. Smeeth and R. Hayes and P. Munderi and H. Grosskurth},
  journal={Tropical Medicine \& International Health},
  year={2015},
  volume={20},
  pages={1385 - 1395}
}
Traditionally, health systems in sub‐Saharan Africa have focused on acute conditions. Few data exist on the readiness of African health facilities (HFs) to address the growing burden of chronic diseases (CDs), specifically chronic, non‐communicable diseases (NCDs). 
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