ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Their Illegal but Indispensable Role in Primary Healthcare

Unqualified Medical Practitioners

Some of the critical facets of medical practice by unqualified medical practitioners in India are explored: their role in treating acute medical conditions, and the responses of poor households eager to recover quickly with minimal spending. The study reveals how a wide range of associated actors are connected to the UMPs, including lawmakers, regulators, health managers, and those who benefit from the UMPs, that is, mainly qualified doctors.



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Updated On : 1st Feb, 2019

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