May 28, 2019, Vol 321, No. 20, Pages 1953-2040
Health Concerns in Urban SlumsA Glimpse of Things to Come?
Allen G. P. Ross, MD, PhD, DSc, FRCP(Edin), FRCPath, FACTM; Khalequ Zaman, MBBS, PhD; John D. Clemens, MD
JAMA. 2019;321(20):1973-1974. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.3774
In this Viewpoint, authors from the International Center for Diarrheal Disease Research in Bangladesh discuss rapid urbanization in low- and middle-income countries and the associated challenges of meeting the basic health care needs of growing urban slum populations.