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Title Hong Kong's health system : reflections, perspectives, and visions / edited by Gabriel M. Leung and John Bacon-Shone.
Imprint Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, 2006.

Subject Medical care -- China -- Hong Kong.
Medical policy -- China -- Hong Kong.
Delivery of Health Care.
Health Policy.
Hong Kong (China)
China.
Alt Name Leung, Gabriel M.,
Bacon-Shone, John,
Description 1 online resource (xx, 547 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 497-533) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Foreword; Preface; List of Contributors; PART I -- Forces of Change; Part I Commentary -- History, Ethics and Forces of Change; 1 -- A Historical Review: The Colonial Legacy; 2 -- Philosophy, Ethics and Societal Values in Health System Reform; 3 -- Confucian Care-Based Philosophical Foundation of Health Care; 4 -- Implications of the Demographic Transition; 5 -- Changing Patient Expectations; 6 -- Comparative Health System Models in East Asia; 7 -- The Role of Public Health in Social Justice: The Next Steps in Hong Kong; PART II -- The Organisation and Management of Health Care.
Summary This book provides a significant contribution to the discussions about the future of the system. The evidence-driven content draws from the deep expertise and experience of a wide spectrum of contributors, who represent virtually all relevant areas of the health system.
Note English.
ISBN 9789888052325 (electronic bk.)
9888052322 (electronic bk.)
9789888139552
988813955X
1282708945
9781282708945
9786612708947
6612708948
9622098045 (hbk.)
9789622098046
OCLC # 646068733
Link HKU Press digital editions.
Additional Format Print version: Hong Kong's health system. Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, 2006 9789622098046 (OCoLC)70845284


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