This annotated bibliography of publications provides materials sourced from published and grey literature within different theme areas of work relating to equity in health in east and southern Africa.

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Assessment and implementation of health care priorities in developing countries: Incompatible paradigms and competing social systems
Makhoul, N (1984)
Equity in health
Increasing global capacity to promote equity in health
Evans, TG (1997 March)
Equity in health
Promoting equity: A new approach from the health sector
De Kadt, E; Tasca, R (1993)
Equity in health, Monitoring equity and research to policy
Equity and equality in health and health care
Cuyler, AJ; Wagstaff, A (1993)
Equity in health
Efficiency and equity implications of the health care reforms
Carr-Hill, RA (1994)
Equity in health, Resource allocation and health financing
Equity of access to medical care: A conceptual and empirical overview
Aday, LA; Andersen, RM (1981)
Equity in health
Can the poor afford ‘free’ health services? A case study for Tanzania
Abel-Smith, B; Rawal, P (1992)
Resource allocation and health financing
Issues of equity in and access to health care in Zimbabwe
Agere, S (1990)
Equity in health, Equitable health services


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