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Healthcare Without BordersUnderstanding Cuban Medical Internationalism$
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John M. Kirk

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780813061054

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813061054.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

No Longer the World’s Best-Kept Secret

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(p.270) Conclusion
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Healthcare Without Borders
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John M. Kirk

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813061054.003.0013

This section ties up loose ends, particularly seeking to explain why Cuba has become involved in so many forms of medical internationalism. A variety of motives are examined. The case is made that Cuba’s medical internationalism program has had an enormous outreach, saving the lives of millions of people in scores of countries, and providing basic healthcare to tens of millions more. Data on the current role are provided, and it is argued that it should no longer be the world’s best-kept secret.

Keywords:   Cuba, Medical Internationalism, Motives, Data

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