Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?

  title={Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?},
  author={Lindsay J Mangham and Kara G Hanson},
  journal={Health policy and planning},
  volume={25 2},
The term 'scaling up' is now widely used in the international health literature, though it lacks an agreed definition. We review what is meant by scaling up in the context of changes in international health and development over the last decade. We argue that the notion of scaling up is primarily used to describe the ambition or process of expanding the coverage of health interventions, though the term has also referred to increasing the financial, human and capital resources required to expand… CONTINUE READING

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