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Advances in Public Health
Volume 2014, Article ID 898502, 27 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/898502
Review Article

The Challenges Confronting Public Hospitals in India, Their Origins, and Possible Solutions

Centre for Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Received 11 January 2014; Revised 17 May 2014; Accepted 19 May 2014; Published 13 July 2014

Academic Editor: Gudlavalleti Venkata Murthy

Copyright © 2014 Vikas Bajpai. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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