Public health: Public investment in childhood health: worth the cost.

TitlePublic health: Public investment in childhood health: worth the cost.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsAmaral S, Furth S
JournalNat Rev Nephrol
Date Published2017 May 30
ISSN1759-507X
Abstract

A new study of mortality of children on renal replacement therapy in 32 European countries demonstrates that 67% of the variance between countries can be explained by disparities in public health expenditure. Investment in health care is critical and has demonstrable benefits for the most vulnerable populations.

DOI10.1038/nrneph.2017.66
Alternate JournalNat Rev Nephrol
PubMed ID28555648