Global health actors claim to support health system strengthening: is this reality or rhetoric?

PLoS Med. 2009 Apr 28;6(4):e1000059. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000059. Epub 2009 Apr 28.


Bruno Marchal and colleagues argue that most current strategies aimed at health systems strengthening remain selectively targeted at specific diseases.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Developing Countries
  • Global Health*
  • Health Policy*
  • Health Services / standards*
  • Humans
  • Immunization
  • Public Health / standards*