Role of gender in health disparity: The South Asian context
South Asia's girls and women do not have the same life advantage as their Western counterparts. A human rights based approach may help to overcome gender related barriers and improve the wellbeing of men, women, and children.
Fikree, Fariyal F. and Omrana Pasha. 2004. "Role of gender in health disparity: The South Asian context," British Medical Journal 328(7443): 823–826.