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Area-level variation in primary health care service characteristics and the modifying effect on individual-level socioeconomic variation in receipt of care: potential avenues for improving health equity

Butler, Danielle Coralie


The presence of a strong primary health care (PHC) system is crucial to improving not only the average levels of health of a population, but also health equity. While Australia has universal health care and a strong PHC system, service organisation and delivery characteristics vary according to the local context. However, the nature and extent of this variation and the way in which it modifies receipt of care in relation to a person’s socioeconomic position (SEP) is not well characterised. This...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d5143fac7bd9
Access Rights: Open Access


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