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Uganda Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity Project 2012

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Uganda (UGA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
04/2012 - 10/2012
Data type
Survey:
  • Health facility
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project is a multipronged and multicountry research collaboration focused on understanding what drives and hinders health service provision. Three datasets resulting from the ABCE project in Uganda are available for download: results of a nationally representative facility survey which gathered information on services offered, expenditure, revenue, personnel by category, and other variables related to facility operations; data collected in patient exit interviews conducted after patients visited facilities in the ABCE sample; and information extracted from the charts of HIV-positive patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART). Clinical chart extraction data and patient exit interview data can be linked to facility-level information from the ABCE Facility Survey.

Keywords 
Ambulances, Anesthetic equipment, Antenatal care, Antimalarials, Antiretroviral therapy, BCG vaccines, Beds, Bilateral agencies, Blood pressure, Body mass index, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Catheters, Causes of death, Causes of morbidity, Child health care, Circumcision, Cough, Counseling, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Dentists, Diagnostic equipment, Diarrhea, Drug stockouts, Drug supply, Education, Electricity, Electrocardiograms, Emergency care, Employment benefits, Ethnicity, Family planning, Fever, Financial assistance for health, Government health expenditures, Government health organizations, HIV and AIDS, Health care access, Health care economics, Health care expenditures, Health care personnel, Health care prices, Health care use, Health education, Health facilities, Health facility conditions, Health promotion, Health status, Height, Hib vaccines, Home care, Hospitals, Imaging equipment, Immunization, Incubators, Intensive care units, Laboratories, Laboratory equipment, Literacy, Marital status, Maternal care, Maternal mortality, Measles vaccines, Medical equipment, Medical tests, Medicines, Mobility aids, Mortality, Multilateral agencies, Needles, Neurological conditions, Nonprofits, Nurses, Obstetrical equipment, Outpatient facilities, PMTCT, Pain, Patient counts, Pediatrics, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Physicians, Place of delivery, Pneumococcal vaccines, Polio vaccines, Postnatal care, Pregnancy, Preventive interventions, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, Religion, Rural, Sanitation, Stillbirths, Surgical equipment, Surgical procedures, Syphilis, Syringes, Taxes, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Training programs, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Ultrasound, Urban, VCT, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, X-rays
Citation
Publication year 
2015
Suggested citation 

Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC), Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), Makerere University, Ministry of Health (Uganda). Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project in Uganda, 2012. Seattle, United States: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2015.