Building the field of health policy and systems research: framing the questions

PLoS Med. 2011 Aug;8(8):e1001073. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001073. Epub 2011 Aug 16.


In the first of a series of articles addressing the current challenges and opportunities for the development of Health Policy & Systems Research (HPSR), Kabir Sheikh and colleagues lay out the main questions vexing the field.

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Developing Countries
  • Health Policy / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Health Services Research / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Health Services Research / organization & administration
  • Humans
  • National Health Programs / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Surveys and Questionnaires*