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Effect of Removing Direct Payment for Health Care on Utilisation and Health Outcomes in Ghanaian Children: A Randomised Controlled Trial

  • Evelyn Korkor Ansah mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: ansahekdr@yahoo.co.uk

    Affiliations: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Dangme West District Health Directorate, Dodowa, Ghana

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  • Solomon Narh-Bana,

    Affiliation: Dangme West District Health Directorate, Dodowa, Ghana

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  • Sabina Asiamah,

    Affiliation: Dangme West District Health Directorate, Dodowa, Ghana

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  • Vivian Dzordzordzi,

    Affiliation: Dangme West District Health Directorate, Dodowa, Ghana

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  • Kingsley Biantey,

    Affiliation: Dangme West District Health Directorate, Dodowa, Ghana

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  • Kakra Dickson,

    Affiliation: Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

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  • John Owusu Gyapong,

    Affiliation: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Kwadwo Ansah Koram,

    Affiliation: Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

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  • Brian M Greenwood,

    Affiliation: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Anne Mills,

    Affiliation: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Christopher J. M Whitty

    Affiliation: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: January 06, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000007

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Correction: Effect of Removing Direct Payment for Health Care on Utilisation and Health Outcomes in Ghanaian Children: A Randomised Controlled Trial

Evelyn Korkor Ansah, Solomon Narh-Bana, Sabina Asiamah, Vivian Dzordzordzi, Kingsley Biantey, Kakra Dickson, John Owusu Gyapong, Kwadwo Ansah Koram, Brian M Greenwood, Anne Mills, Christopher J. M Whitty
Correction | published 24 Feb 2009 | PLOS Medicine
doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000033

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