Primary Health Care (PHC) has been the thrust of most developing countries in an attempt to improve the overall health status of the general population.
PHC, however, faces a number of problems.
One of the most important, according to this paper, is due to the widespread presence and use of indigenous medicine.
The A. proposes a new approach that focuses on using limited health resources in developing countries for implementing intensive public health including health education measures, and using modern health services as a supplement to indigenous health care resources.
Mots-clés Pascal : Santé, Système de santé, Education sanitaire, Médecine, Médecine parallèle, Pays en voie de développement, Népal, Médecine traditionnelle
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health, Health care system, Health Education, Medicine, Unofficial Medecine, Developing Countries, Nepal, Traditional Medicine
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