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  1. Social and psychological costs of preventive child health services in Haiti : The household production of health.

    Article - En anglais

    Much of the research on determinants of health service utilization has focused on economic and cognitive variables which influence preventative health behavior.

    Our ethnographic study of maternal perceptions of the barriers and incentives to immunization use in Haiti underscores the importance of « hidden » social and psychological costs of utilization, such as embarrassment, fear, child care difficulties, and competing demands on maternal time.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Service santé, Vaccination, Prévention, Utilisation, Milieu rural, Haiti, Enfant, Accessibilité, Aspect social, Système santé, Attitude, Mère, Antilles, Amérique Centrale, Amérique, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health service, Vaccination, Prevention, Use, Rural environment, Haiti, Child, Accessibility, Social aspect, Health system, Attitude, Mother, West Indies, Central America, America, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0110173

    Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 199406.