What determines healthcare utilization and related out-of-pocket expenditures in Tajikistan? Lessons from a national survey

@article{Habibov2009WhatDH,
  title={What determines healthcare utilization and related out-of-pocket expenditures in Tajikistan? Lessons from a national survey},
  author={Nazim Habibov},
  journal={International Journal of Public Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={54},
  pages={260-266}
}
Objectives:The government of Tajikistan is currently exploring the ways to test the possible introduction of a Basic Benefit Package which is to provide healthcare for the most vulnerable groups within the population. In this context, the objective of this study is to analyze individual, household, geographical and systemic factors which explain healthcare utilization and out-of-pocket expenditures in Tajikistan.Methods:Using a nationally-representative survey, the author examines the… CONTINUE READING

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