access to healthcare

Rural-urban gaps in health care utilisation among older Thais: The role of family support

2019-03-06T13:49:45+00:00 Tags: , , , |

This study examined rural-urban differences in health visits among Thai older people. The researchers measured preventive health care use based on the question of whether the respondent had a health checkup, not due to illness, in the year preceding [...]

Study on accessing healthcare by the older population in Myanmar

2017-03-17T11:35:57+00:00 Tags: , , , |

This study analyses the health seeking behaviour and utilisation of healthcare services among older people. Further, it identifies and examines barriers to healthcare access along several dimensions including: availability, geographic accessibility, affordability and acceptability. These dimensions of accessibility are [...]