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J Urban Health. 2007 September; 84(5): 735.
Published online 2007 July 6. doi:  10.1007/s11524-007-9209-z
PMCID: PMC2039799

Integrated Approaches to Address the Social Determinants of Health for Reducing Health Inequity

There is an error in the first sentence of the final paragraph on page i166, under the heading Healthy Settings, Municipalities and Cities.

The sentence should read as follows:

The “healthy settings” approach, including WHO’s “Healthy Cities” program, has been important in reorienting thinking away from an approach to health based on health services only, toward one emphasizing the role of other sectors and associated agencies in the promotion of health by influencing its upstream determinants.


The online version of the original article can be found at 10.1007/s11524-007-9173-7.

Barten is with the Radboud University Nijmegen, UMCN, Institute for International Health, Department of Public Health, PO Box 9101-117, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands; Mitlin is with the University of Manchester and the International Institute for Environment and Development, London, UK; Mulholland is with the World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland; Hardoy is with the International Institute for Environment and Development, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Stern is with the School of Public Health, University of Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa; Mulholland is with the II, Route de Provins, 74940, Annecy le Vieux, France.

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