Helping the poor against major illness: a comparative analysis of medical financial assistance in four countries of China

J. Zhang, X. Ma, K. Decoster, X. Tang, X. Gao, B. Meessen, W. van Lerberghe, G. Kegels, V. De Brouwere

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHealth and social protection: experiences from Cambodia, China and Lao PDF
EditorsB. Meessen, X. Pei, B. Criel, G. Bloom
Number of pages27
Place of PublicationAntwerp
Publication date2008
ISBN (Print)1370-6462; 978-90-76070-31-5
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • Health services-needs and demand
  • Equity
  • Socioeconomic aspects
  • Rural
  • Urban
  • Catastrophic health expenditures
  • Prevention strategies
  • Government subsidies
  • Targeting
  • Eligibility
  • Framework
  • China
  • Asia-East

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