The importance of striving for greater efficiency

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Health care costs are rising faster than inflation in almost all developed countries. Improving the efficiency of health care will go some way to address this issue. There has been a significant improvement in the delivery of sexual health care with a particular focus on innovation. In this issue, Baraitser et al. evaluate their services, that uses computer-assisted interviewing combined with self-collected samples in London. This editorial discusses this service in the context of the control of sexually transmissible infections and other recent health care innovations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3-4
Number of pages2
JournalSexual Health
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

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