Reducing health inequities: the contribution of core public health services in BC

@inproceedings{Pauly2013ReducingHI,
  title={Reducing health inequities: the contribution of core public health services in BC},
  author={Bernadette Bernie Pauly and Marjorie Macdonald and Trevor Hancock and Wanda Leigh Martin and Kathleen Perkin},
  booktitle={BMC Public Health},
  year={2013}
}
BackgroundWithin Canada, many public health leaders have long identified the importance of improving the health of all Canadians especially those who face social and economic disadvantages. Future improvements in population health will be achieved by promoting health equity through action on the social determinants of health. Many Canadian documents, endorsed by government and public health leaders, describe commitments to improving overall health and promoting health equity. Public health has… CONTINUE READING

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