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Rising overmedicalisation of births in India: a demand or supply phenomenon?

Leone, Tiziana (2015) Rising overmedicalisation of births in India: a demand or supply phenomenon? South Asia @ LSE (04 Feb 2015). Website.

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Abstract

Rising overmedicalisation of childbearing in low income countries is seen as a worrying trend as resources are scarce and could create a further risk for mother and child’s health. Here, Tiziana Leone summarises her recent paper which explores the driving forces behind the phenomenon in India.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Social Policy
LSE Health
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
R Medicine > RG Gynecology and obstetrics
Sets: Departments > Social Policy
Research centres and groups > LSE Health
Collections > South Asia @ LSE
Date Deposited: 02 May 2017 14:45
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2020 00:38
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/75045

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