The global health system: strengthening national health systems as the next step for global progress

PLoS Med. 2010 Jan;7(1):e1000089. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000089. Epub 2010 Jan 12.


In the second in a series of articles on the changing nature of global health institutions, Julio Frenk offers a framework to better understand national health systems and their role in global health.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care*
  • Global Health*
  • Health Policy*
  • Humans
  • National Health Programs