Journal of Comparative Effectiveness ResearchAhead of Print Editorial Thomas Wilkinson *Author for correspondence: E-mail Address: email@example.com https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0806-2196 International Decision Support Initiative, MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis, Imperial College London, London, UK Health Economics Unit, School of Public Health & Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa World Bank...
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A nurse holds a syringe as a patient waits in Ghana. Photo by: Gavi /2019 /Tony Noel via REUTERSTransitioning away from donor aid is global development good news. Countries are growing wealthier and increasingly self-sufficient. But within this broader success story, withdrawal of donor support for procuring high-quality medicines, diagnostics, and devices threatens to leave middle-income countries in the lurch.