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The effectiveness of community-based loan funds for transport during obstetric emergencies in developing countries: a systematic review

Abstract:

Objective Scarcity and costs of transport have been implicated as key barriers to accessing care when obstetric emergencies occur in community settings. Community-based loans have been used to increase utilization of health facilities and potentially reduce maternal mortality by providing funding at community level to provide emergency transport. This review aimed to provide evidence of the effect of community-based loan funds on utilization of health facilities and reduction of maternal mort...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/heapol/czu084

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Department:
Unknown
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-5510-1103
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ORCID:
0000-0002-8474-8731
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Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1784-0180
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Health Policy and Planning Journal website
Volume:
30
Issue:
7
Pages:
946-955
Publication date:
2014-08-19
Acceptance date:
2014-06-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1460-2237
ISSN:
0268-1080
Pmid:
25138377
Source identifiers:
1010106
Language:
English
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pubs:1010106
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uuid:2845df28-c35f-4931-95e8-eaaaf423d8fb
Local pid:
pubs:1010106
Deposit date:
2019-07-31

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