Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Healthcare Access

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Academic Editor

Amit Agrawal

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Co-editor

Srinivas Kosgi

Department of Psychiatry, Dharwad Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences

PublishedFebruary 9th, 2022

Doi10.5772/intechopen.94675

ISBN978-1-83969-567-4

Print ISBN978-1-83969-566-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83969-568-1

Copyright year2022

Number of pages354

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. The Profession of Biokinetics in South Africa: The Need for Access to the Public Healthcare System

By Yvonne Paul, Terry J. Ellapen, Takalani C. Muluvhu and Makwena B. Ntjana

271
2. Structure, Processes and Results in Healthcare System in Slovenia

By Valentina Prevolnik Rupel and Dorjan Marušič

121
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6. Factors Influencing Access to Reliable Healthcare Financing among Elderly Population in Africa

By Isaac Akintoyese Oyekola, Oludele Albert Ajani and Eyitayo Joseph Oyeyipo

160
10. Associated Factors and Use of Health Services by Elderly Men in Northeast Brazil

By Gisele Mariel de Sousa Vasconcelos, Alana Maiara Brito Bibiano, Lucas Fernando Rodrigues dos Santos and Rafael da Silveira Moreira

64
11. Access to Emergency Healthcare

By Abdulnasir F.H. Al Jazairi and Guillaume Alinier

99
12. A New Approach to Surgical Gowns

By Yüksel Atay, Oktay Pamuk, Bekir Boyaci, Esra Zeynep Yildiz, Tuncay Göksel, Dilek Yeşim Metin, Servet Gül, Gökberk Devrim and Özlem Topbaş

272
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14. Accessing Oral Healthcare within a Context of Economic Transition

By Kasusu Nyamuryekung’e and Febronia Kahabuka

46
86
18. Impacts of Medical Tourism on Healthcare Access

By Iskra Alexandra Nola and Zdeslav Radovčić

132
19. Ethical Deliberation in the Allocation of Respirators and Beds during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Brazil

By Maristela Rodrigues Marinho, Sandra Pinto, Juliana Dias Reis Pessalacia, Priscila Kelly da Silva Neto, Marcela Tavares de Souza and Tatiana Carvalho Reis Martins

124
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