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Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Control in Mongolia: A Policy Analysis

Chimeddamba, Oyun; Peeters, Anna; Walls, Helen; Joyce, Catherine

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Background: Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are the major global cause of morbidity and mortality. In Mongolia, a number of health policies have been developed targeting the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases. This paper aimed to evaluate the extent to which NCD-related policies introduced in Mongolia align with the World Health Organization (WHO) 2008-2013 Action Plan for the Global Strategy for the Prevention and Control of NCDs. Methods: We conducted a review of policy...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/98381
Source: BMC Public Health
DOI: 10.1186/s12889-015-2040-7

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