Definition: This entry gives the number of medical doctors (physicians), including generalist and specialist medical practitioners, per 1,000 of the population. Medical doctors are defined as doctors that study, diagnose, treat, and prevent illness, disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans through the application of modern medicine. They also plan, supervise, and evaluate care and treatment plans by other health care providers. WHO estimates that fewer than 23 health workers (physicians, nurses, and midwives only) per 10,000 would be insufficient to achieve coverage of primary healthcare needs.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Physicians density map
Countries with the lowest physicians density worldwide 2013
www.statista.com - 11/23/2016 4:24:01 PM
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Neil deGrasse Tyson finds out there's a lot of red between Pittsburgh and Philly
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 12/2/2016 5:07:37 AM
But in the wake of the election of Donald Trump, who has called climate change a hoax made up by the Chinese and been dubbed "the first anti-science president,” it’s not surprising Mr. Tyson’s speech veered from the silver screen into the world of ...
One Step Forward, Two Back for Irish Tug of War
universitytimes.ie - 12/4/2016 4:03:49 PM
Robert Goldman, a renowned physician, asked elite athletes in his ... and yet few of the world’s elite seized the opportunity to represent their country. I know that a prospective tug of war team would not have a moments hesitation in those circumstances ...
Pakistan’s Tele-Density Continues to Fall in World Rankings
propakistani.pk - 12/1/2016 6:49:01 AM
... in the South Asia and ranked at number 8 in the world in 2005, has witnessed continuous slowdown in the recent years. The rate of tele-density is woeful when compared with different countries with growing tele-density as reported by State Bank of ...
Physicians density (per 1000 population) By Country
www.quandl.com - 11/18/2016 11:29:18 AM
This page shows Physicians ... For any country, click on the Country Page icon to see a collection of 65+ economic, health indicators for that country. Countries are grouped by region. A single sortable table showing all the countries of the world is ...
How to Know If You Should Go Gluten Free
www.powerofpositivity.com - 12/4/2016 4:03:49 PM
The good news is that Celiac Disease is pretty rare and only affects about 1% of the population in western countries. The exact cause of the ... with Celiac often have or experience: anemia, bone density loss, bone softening, damage to tooth enamel ...
Ranking Caribbean Countries By Population Density
Caribbean Journal - 10/22/2013 11:46:59 PM
The World Bank’s recently-released World ... This one focuses on population density, or, to put it another way, what are the Caribbean’s most crowded and least crowded countries? According to the data, it’s Suriname that is the most sparsely ...
E-cigs: The incendiary truth... Just 10 puffs increases your risk of heart disease and they may even make smokers LESS likely to quit
Daily Mail - 12/3/2016 5:16:35 PM
Scientists at the world-renowned Karolinska Institute in Stockholm have discovered ... they could deliver huge benefits to the country's overall health. Do we know what the long-term effects of regular e-cigarette use will be on human health?
House-Backed Health Bill Packed With 'Goodies' for Big Pharma
News Week - 12/4/2016 9:08:38 AM
“It will fundamentally transform the way that we treat and cure diseases in this country.” But Carome and other consumer ... lowers that threshold and tasks the FDA to adopt a “real-world evidence” standard—a far cry from the clinical trials ...
Anne Newport Royall – describes the positive and negative of living in Alabama in 1822
alabamapioneers.com - 12/4/2016 12:07:35 PM
The merchant is glad to get it at the planter’s own price, as he has no other way to pay for his goods, in New York, where the money of this country will not pass ... both as a gentleman and a physician; and has handsome practice. He rides in his ...
“Non-physician clinicians” in low income countries
BMJ - 5/12/2011 11:54:58 PM
The crisis in human healthcare resources disproportionately affects the poorest women in low income countries ... low density areas have a much higher burden of disease than high density areas. Africa has about a quarter of the burden of the world ...
Canada's physician density remains stagnant
CMAJ - 8/28/2006 11:59:29 PM
Berthelot surmised the wide variation in physician density rates was a function of the way countries organize their ... particularly life expectancy. Canada ranked second in 2004 and 79.9 years. Japan topped the world at 81.8 years and the US was 22nd ...
The brutal economics of healthcare is keeping us unprepared to stop the next pandemic
Quartz - 12/4/2016 1:47:48 PM
That’s what’s just happened, though, to Raj Panjabi, a physician at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital ... “Panjabi and his team of community health workers have proven it possible to deliver world-class care in some of the most remote areas of ...
Quiz: 8 Questions About Physicians Around the World
Medscape News - 7/30/2014 11:35:51 PM
World Health Organization. Aggregated data: density per 1000 ... Health expenditure, total (% of GDP). The World Bank. http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SH.XPD.TOTL.ZS/countries?order=wbapi_data_value_2012%20wbapi_data_value%20wbapi_data_value-last ...
10 countries without income tax you can immigrate to
www.cashkows.com - 11/21/2016 2:31:51 PM
Monaco is the world’s second smallest country but it is a magnet for high rollers and millionaires – having the highest density of millionaires in the world! It is home to many wealthy expats and does not tax income, unless you are French, and there is ...