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Volume 16 Supplement 6

Local self-governance in health: discourses and evidences from Odisha, India


This research and its publication were supported by a Wellcome Trust Capacity Strengthening Strategic Award to the Public Health Foundation of India and a Consortium of UK Universities. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editor declares that he has no competing interests.

Edited by Ricky Kalliecharan.

  1. One of the principal goals of any health care system is to improve health through the provision of clinical and public health services. Decentralization as a reform measure aims to improve inputs, management p...

    Authors: Bhuputra Panda and Harshad P. Thakur
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2016 16(Suppl 6):561
  2. Health systems in low and middle income countries are struggling to improve efficiency in the functioning of health units of which workforce is one of the most critical building blocks. In India, Rogi Kalyan S...

    Authors: Bhuputra Panda, Harshad P. Thakur and Sanjay P. Zodpey
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2016 16(Suppl 6):550