Each Evidence Update is a 2-page summary of a Cochrane Review of healthcare interventions relevant to people in low-income and middle-income countries.
Thie Evidence Update is adapted from Briggs CJ, Garner P. Strategies for
integrating primary health services in middle- and low-income countries
at the point of delivery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006,
Issue 2. Art. No.: CD003318. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003318.pub2.
There is not enough evidence to say whether integrating primary
healthcare services at the point of delivery improves patient care in
low- or middle-income countries.
Effective Health Care Alliance Programme Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK, pp.2
Is patient care improved by integrating different types of primary care service in low- and middle-income countries? Evidence Update, Health Systems Series, March 2007