Health providers in India : on the frontlines of change / editors, Kabir Sheikh and Asha George.

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Book
Language
English
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New Delhi ; New York : Routledge, 2010.
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xix, 281 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: India's health providers-diverse frontiers, disparate fortunes / Kabir Sheikh and Asha George -- Government rural health assistants as social beings / Asha George -- The midwifery role of the auxiliary nurse midwife / Dileep Mavalankar, Kranti Vora and Bharati Sharma -- Dilemmas and conflicts on HIV counselors in VCTCs / Akhila Vasan and Jayashree Ramakrishna -- Public sector doctors in an era of commercialization / Rama V. Baru -- Working with private practitioners on a public health intervention / Risha Hess, Saswati Sinha and Pritpal Marjara -- Understanding practitioners' responses to national policy guidelines / Kabir Sheikh and John DH Porter -- The dynamics of medicos' anti-reservation protest of 2006 / V. Venkatesan -- The community role of indigenous healers / Madhura Lohokare and Bhargavi V. Davar -- Traditional orthopaedic practitioners' place in contemporary health / Unnikrishnan PM, Lokesh Kumar HP and Darshan Shankar -- The critical role of family care providers in HIV/AIDS / Shilpa Karvande ... [et al.] -- Sexual harassment of women health workers / Paramita Chaudhuri -- Gender and health training of male multipurpose workers / anagha Pradhan, Renu Khanna and Korrie de Koning.
ISBN
  • 9780415579773 (hbk.)
  • 0415579775 (hbk.)
LCCN
2010308961
OCLC
526111395
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