ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Suppressing the Symptoms or Treating the Malady?

Maharashtra, which recently witnessed several attacks on front line doctors, has comparatively very low levels of per capita public health spending, shortfalls in health facilities, and major shortages of specialist public doctors. Dialogue mechanisms should be developed based on community monitoring, while existing legal provisions for grievance redressal need implementation. Doctor–patient communication must improve, and the serious ailments afflicting public health services in Maharashtra must be addressed to move beyond superficial solutions.



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Updated On : 13th Apr, 2017

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