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    • Unhealthy European health policy 

      De Vos, Pol; Dewitte, Harrie; Van der Stuyft, Patrick (Baywood Publishing, 2004-04-01)
      The European Union claims that the defense of its welfare state is one of today's most important challenges. This article analyzes whether the European governments and the European Union really pursue a policy that strengthens ...
    • Health and human rights in Cuba [Letter] 

      De Vos, Pol; Bonet, Mariano; Van der Stuyft, Patrick (Elsevier, 2004-12-18)
    • Shifting the demand for emergency care in Cuba's health system 

      De Vos, Pol; Murlá, Pedro; Rodriguez, Armando; Bonet, Mariano; Màs, Pedro; Van der Stuyft, Patrick (Elsevier, 2004-07-09)
      Cuba has developed a programme of quality improvement of its health services, which includes an extramural emergency care system in which polyclinics and general practitioner networks play an important role. Using routine ...
    • “No One Left Abandoned”: Cuba's National Health System since the 1959 Revolution 

      De Vos, Pol (Baywood Publishing, 2005-01-01)
      In spite of the economic hardships during the 1990s, Cuba has achieved health indicators that are among the best in the world. This article describes the development of the Cuban health system over more than four decades ...
    • Cuba's international cooperative efforts in health [Letter] 

      De Vos, Pol; Van der Stuyft, Patrick (BMJ Publishing Group, 2006-09-14)
      Longstanding collaboration with Cuban research institutes makes us privileged witnesses to the country's successes and hardships. Since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the tightening of the US blockade, Cuba has been ...