Building Learning Health Systems to Accelerate Research and Improve Outcomes of Clinical Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

PLoS Med. 2016 Apr 12;13(4):e1001991. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001991. eCollection 2016 Apr.


Mike English and colleagues argue that as efforts are made towards achieving universal health coverage it is also important to build capacity to develop regionally relevant evidence to improve healthcare.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Capacity Building
  • Cooperative Behavior*
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated* / economics
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated* / organization & administration
  • Developing Countries / economics*
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Health Care Costs
  • Health Services Research
  • Humans
  • Income*
  • Insurance, Health
  • Interdisciplinary Communication*
  • Learning*
  • National Health Programs* / economics
  • National Health Programs* / organization & administration
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Policy Making
  • Quality Improvement
  • Universal Health Insurance