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many of us in constructing international locations lack entry to well-being applied sciences, even easy ones. Why do those difficulties in entry persist? What will be performed to enhance entry to strong future health applied sciences, in particular for terrible humans in terrible nations?

This e-book solutions these questions by means of constructing a accomplished analytical framework for entry and reading six case experiences to provide an explanation for why a few overall healthiness applied sciences accomplished extra entry than others. The applied sciences contain praziquantel (for the therapy of schistosomiasis), hepatitis B vaccine, malaria speedy diagnostic checks, vaccine vial displays for temperature publicity, the Norplant implant contraceptive, and feminine condoms. in accordance with study reviews commissioned by means of the invoice & Melinda Gates beginning to higher comprehend the improvement, adoption, and uptake of overall healthiness applied sciences in terrible international locations, the e-book concludes with particular classes on ideas to enhance entry. those classes should be of prepared curiosity to scholars of overall healthiness and improvement, public well-being execs, and healthiness expertise developers—all who search to enhance entry to well-being applied sciences in terrible international locations.

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