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Title: Health Policy and Traditional Medicine in Singapore
Authors: Quah, S.R. 
Issue Date: 1981
Citation: Quah, S.R. (1981). Health Policy and Traditional Medicine in Singapore. Social Science and Medicine (2) : 149-156. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Singapore's degree of governmental intervention into health policy can be seen as intermediate between the bureaucratic & market strategies delineated by R. R. Alford (Health Care Politics, Ideological & Interest Group Barriers to Reform, Chicago: U of Chicago Press, 1975). In this approach, the government takes a quite tolerant if not directly encouraging view of the various forms of traditional medicine of the several important ethnic groups in the country. To some extent the approach represents a solution to the shortage of qualified medical personnel. Modified HA.
Source Title: Social Science and Medicine
ISSN: 02779536
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