ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Public Policies and the Tobacco Industry

 Public Policies and the Tobacco Industry Upendra Bhojani, Vidya Venkataraman, Bheemaray Manganawar India has played a key role in drawing up the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control that was initiated by the World Health Organisation and the country has ratified it. Ironically, the government

A Critique of the Draft National Health Research Policy 2011

The newly created Department of Health Research of the central health ministry has formulated the draft National Health Research Policy 2011, improving upon the 2010 version. A critical examination of the contents from a health researcher-practitioner's perspective shows a number of shortcomings: a lack of clarity in the terminology, a simplistic interpretation of equity, and a lack of alignment of local research priorities with national health programmes.
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