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Financial interventions and movement restrictions for managing the movement of health workers between public and private organizations in low- and middle-income countries

  1. Elizeus Rutebemberwa1,*,
  2. Alison A Kinengyere2,
  3. Freddie Ssengooba1,
  4. George W Pariyo1,
  5. Suzanne N Kiwanuka1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group

Published Online: 11 FEB 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 3 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009845.pub2


How to Cite

Rutebemberwa E, Kinengyere AA, Ssengooba F, Pariyo GW, Kiwanuka SN. Financial interventions and movement restrictions for managing the movement of health workers between public and private organizations in low- and middle-income countries. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD009845. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009845.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Makerere University School of Public Health, Health Policy Planning and Management, Kampala, Uganda

  2. 2

    Makerere University Medical School, Sir Albert Cook Library, Kampala, Uganda

*Elizeus Rutebemberwa, Health Policy Planning and Management, Makerere University School of Public Health, New Mulago Complex, SPH Building 1st Floor, Kampala, Uganda. ellie@musph.ac.ug.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 11 FEB 2014

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