publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014

Controlling female cancer in Argentina. Divergent initiatives and the road to fragmentation.

Eraso, Yolanda;
Open Access English
  • Published: 31 Jan 2014
Abstract
This article analyses the organisation of cancer control in Argentina, with a special focus on the initiatives, institutions, and models that targeted female or gynaecological cancers. It identifies and examines the main factors in the process of elaborating a national policy to control the disease drawing on a series of actors and instruments such as the state, medical professionals, institutions and services, and the use of technology (notably diagnostic tools) for the detection of the disease. It traces the developments in the organisation highlighting its transformations from a centralising to a decentralised model of service provision. Using the concept of ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Organització del càncer, "Dependència del camí", Càncer ginecològic, Diagnòstic, Polítiques de control del càncer, Organización del cáncer, «Dependencia del camino», Càncer ginecológico diagnóstico, Políticas de control del cáncer, Cancer organisation, path-dependence, gynaecological cancers, diagnosis, cancer, Control policies., cancer organisation, path-dependence, gynaecological cancers, diagnosis, cancer control policies, dependencia del camino, cáncer ginecológico, diagnóstico, dewey360, dewey610, Article, History and Philosophy of Science, General Medicine, Disease, National Policy, Use of technology, Service provision, Medicine, business.industry, business, Diagnostic tools, Gerontology, Cancer, medicine.disease, Public administration
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