Role of gender in health disparity: The South Asian context

Fariyal F. Fikree, Omrana Pasha

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South Asia's girls and women do not have the same life advantage as their Western counterparts. A human rights based approach may help to overcome gender related barriers and improve the wellbeing of men, women, and children.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)823-826
Number of pages4
JournalBritish Medical Journal
Issue number7443
StatePublished - Apr 3 2004

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)


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