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Investment case for improving maternal and child health: results from four countries

Eliana Jimenez Soto1*, Sophie La Vincente2, Andrew Clark3, Sonja Firth1, Alison Morgan4, Zoe Dettrick1, Prarthna Dayal4, Bernardino M Aldaba5, Soewarta Kosen6, Aleli D Kraft5, Rajashree Panicker7, Yogendra Prasai8, Laksono Trisnantoro9, Beena Varghese7, Yulia Widiati9 and Investment Case Team for India, Indonesia, Nepal, Papua New Guinea and the Philippines

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1 School of Population Health, 4th Floor, Public Health Building, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia

2 Centre for International Child Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Level 4, Front Entry Building, Royal Children's Hospital, University of Melbourne, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia

3 Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK

4 Nossal Institute for Global Health, Level 4, Alan Gilbert Building, University of Melbourne, 161 Barry Street, Carlton, VIC, 3010, Australia

5 UPecon Foundation, Inc. Room 322, UP School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City 1101, Philippines

6 Center for Health Systems and Policy Research & Development, National Institute of Health Research & Development, Jalan Percetakan Negara 23A, Jakarta 10560, Indonesia

7 Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) 4, Institutional Area, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110 070, India

8 New ERA, Rudramati Marg, Kalo Pul, Kathmandu, Nepal

9 Centre for Health Service Management, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Jl. Farmako Sekip Utara, Jogjakarta 55281, Indonesia

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:601  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-601

Published: 21 June 2013

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