Gender Based Within-Household Inequality in Childhood Immunization in India: Changes over Time and across Regions

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Singh, Ashish (2012)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 7, issue 4 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3324412, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035045
  • Subject: Social and Behavioral Sciences | Patient Advocacy | Research Article | Biology | Sexual and Gender Issues | Health Statistics | Sociology | Social Discrimination | Medicine | Health Care Policy | Immunity | Health Care Quality | Quality of Care | Health Education and Awareness | Q | R | Immunizations | Science | Health Informatics | Immunology | Non-Clinical Medicine

Background and Objectives Despite India's substantial economic growth in the past two decades, girls in India are discriminated against in access to preventive healthcare including immunizations. Surprisingly, no study has assessed the contribution of gender based withi... View more
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