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World Health Organization : Regional Office for the Western Pacifi...

By: M. Subramanian

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OPERATIONAL RESEARCH I N HEALTH SERVICES In the Western Pacific Region, operational research studies have demonstrated t h e i r t a c t i c a l effectiveness and have led to poXicy orientation in further development of basic health serviaes. Studies undertaken i n Malaysia, the Philippines and the Republic of Korea as a component of general h e a l t h s e r v i c e s development proJects and with WHO collaboration have a l l resulted in modification in t h e l r approa...

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World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante ; Se...

By: World Health Organization

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The economic advantages of composting animal manure, organic rubbish, night-soil, septic-tank sludge, and other organic wastes from villages and small towns has been demonstrated in many parts of the world. Generally, sanitary composting can be done practically as cheaply as incineration, even in small towns, and involves much less capital expenditure, besides producing a fertilizer which can be readily utilized on the farms in the immediate vicinity of the town or villa...

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World Health Organization Note for the Press, Year 2007, No. 9 - i...

By: M. Liu Peilon

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Gendve:L es gouvernementsle, s donateurse t les organismesin ternationauqxu i dirigent les effortsd '6radicatiodne la poliomy6litoen t convenud 'appuyepr leinemenIt'o ffensivfein alec ontrel e poliovirus. Le polioviruss auvagea utochtonen e survit plus que dans quelquesp artiesd e quatrep ays - le Nig6ria,l 'lnde, le Pakistane t I'Afghanistano, ir la transmissionn 'a jamais 6t6 enray6e. Une Consultatiodne haut niveaus ur l'6radicationd e la poliomy6liter,6 uniea ujourd'h...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 32 - in F...

By: M. S. Abaza Bey

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COMITE D'EXPERTS DE LATUBERCULOSE Rapport sur la cinquihme session Le ComitC dexperts de la Tuberculose a tenu sa cinquieme session (deuxikme session du cornit6 elargi) B Genkve, du 11 au 16 septembre 1950. Le D' J. H. Holm a CtC rCClu PrCsident du comitC et le Dr M. S. Abaza, Bey, Vice-PrCsident. Le Dr H. E. HilIeboe a CtC nonlmC Rapporteur.

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European Occupational Health Series : Year 1993; Prevention in Pri...

By: Bart Eijrond

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A period of drrect contact wirlr a concentration of 20 ~ g / r nolr less of either famorine (1-jp-rhlorophenoxyr~~~rI~ylJ-3,4-d~lrydroisoguinhoyldironceh loride) or memotine fl-lpnrefhoxyphetioxv, i1~thy/j-3.4-dih~droi~oquinoIhiynde~ ochloride) i~mctrvatesm yxoviruses andparamyxoviruses. This rrctirrt? has beer, confirmed in organ culrore prepared from dog trachea and infected with a11 rr~ffucrr.-aA 2 virus. Consistent protection ofmice rnj2rted intranasally with influen...

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World Health Organization : Year 2000 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

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Fifty years ago WHO was charged with establishing global norms and standards for pharmaceuticals, and 25 years ago, it introduced the concept of essential drugs. Since then progress to ensure that medicines attain their full potential for saving lives and improving health has been considerable. This report provides an overview of WHO progress in essential drugs and medicines policy in the 1998Ð1999 biennium. Highlighting the efforts of the ÒExtended Essential Drugs Famil...

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World Health Organization : (Emro) Regional Office for the Eastern...

By: World Health Organization

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The meeting was attended by participants from 20 countries of the Region and by representatives from UNICEF, UNRWA and the Palestinian Red Crescent. The list of participants appears in Annex 1.

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World Health Organization : Year 2000 ; World Health Organization,...

By: Peter F. Wright

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1. Introduction Les maladies pulmonaires graves dues au virus respiratoire syncytial (VRS), qui se présentent sous la forme de bronchiolites et de pneumonies, continuent à jouer un rôle majeur dans la morbidité et la mortalité chez l’enfant, comme le montrent les données qui proviennent essentiellement des pays industrialisés. Aux États-Unis d’Amérique, on estime que, chaque année, le VRS est à l’origine de 18 000 à 75 000 hospitalisations et de 90 à 1 900 décès (Anderso...

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South-East Asia Series : Year 1994-99, South-East Asia Region ; Re...

By: World Health Organization

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1. INTRODUCTION A meeting of the Task Force on Health Systems Research was held in the Department of Medical Research, Yangon, Myanmar, from 27 to 29 October 1993. For the agenda, list of participants, and list of working and information documents. see Annexes 1. 2 and 3 respectively. 2. INAUGURAL SESSION 2.1 Opening Address by Dr Myint Lwin, Director-General, Department of Medical Research In his opening address, Dr Myint Lwin stated that it was an honour and privilege ...

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World Health Organization : Year 1992 ; World Health Organization ...

By: Giilian Leste

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L'adoption, le 21 mai 1981, du Code international de commercialisation des substituts du lait maternel' a marquk le point culminant de plusieurs annkes de prkoccupation, tant au sein de l'organisation mondiie de la %ante que parmi ses Etats Membres et divers groupes et individus, concernant les effets nHastes, pour la santd des nourrissons et des jeunes enfants, du dklin de I'allaitement au sein au profit de mbthodes d'allaitement artificiel.2 La prise de conscience du ...

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 194...

By: Health Section of the Secretaríat of the League of Nations

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Ce communique contient les inIormations recues par l'Office International d'Hygibne publique en execution de la Convention sanitaire internationale de 1926, directement ou par l'intermediaire des Bureaux suivants, agissant comme Bureaux regionarzx pour I'application de cette Convention: Bureau d'Extreme-Orient de I'Organisation d'hygiene de la Soeiete des Nations, Singapour. Bureau Sanitaire Panambrieain., Washington. Bureau Regional d'lnformations sanita...

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International Non-Proprietary Names : International Non-Proprietar...

By: World Health Organization

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The inclusion of a name in the lists of recommended international non-proprietary names does not imply and recommendation for the use od the substance in medicine or pharmacy

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 788: Eval...

By: J. Boisseau

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A meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives was held at WHO Headquarters, Geneva, from 30 January to 8 February 1989. The meeting was opened by Dr J.-P. Jardel, Assistant Director-General, WHO, on behalf of the Directors-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and of the World Health Organization. Dr Jardel noted that the meeting was the second to be devoted exclusively to drugs whose evaluation had been recommended by...

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European Occupational Health Series : Year 1993; Icp, Infection Pr...

By: J. Beniakovaa

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The importance of healthy and standardized strains of medically important arthropods for study purposes has been emphasized by Knipling (1958). Ticks, which rank high in this group, often fall short of these requirements. While, by the longevity of their free-living stages, they possess great advantages for storage over other blood-sucking arthropods, this very characteristic permits a great variation in the ages of wild-caught individuals. Furthermore, the seasonal habi...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 230: Calc...

By: World Health Organization

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INTRODUCTION Nutritional improvement is an important objective of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and of the World Health Organization (WHO) and efforts to raise levels of nutrition throughout the world have been prominent in the programs of both organizations. Success in such efforts, however, can be judged only in the light of an adequate knowledge of the nutritional requirements of different populations living and working under widely...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 559 - in ...

By: S. Ahmad

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INTRODUCCION La Segunda Conferencia Internacional de Comisiones Nacionales de Estadistica Demografica y Sanitaria,Convocada bajo los auspicios de la Organizacion Mundial de la salud,se celebro en la Officia Regional de la OMS para Europa.

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 193...

By: Health Section of the Secretaríat of the League of Nations

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Ce communique contient les inIormations recues par l'Office International d'Hygibne publique en execution de la Convention sanitaire internationale de 1926, directement ou par l'intermediaire des Bureaux suivants, agissant comme Bureaux regionarzx pour I'application de cette Convention: Bureau d'Extreme-Orient de I'Organisation d'hygiene de la Soeiete des Nations, Singapour. Bureau Sanitaire Panambrieain., Washington. Bureau Regional du Conseil sanitaire ...

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World Health Organization : Regional Office for the Western Pacifi...

By: Hironki Kono

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The programme agreed upon a s c f f e c l r i v e !'or a l c o h o l - r e l a t e d e d u c a t i o n arrd i n f o r l ~ r a t i o n i n the Meeting of the Expert Conmittce on Probl.erns 3cl:lted t o Alcohol Consumption hcld ;:!t Gei~eva from 20 t o 26 November 1979, was as follows: ln vicw of t h e p o t e n t i a l c o n t r i b u t i o n of well-designed education and i.nfom;ition rneasures i n rcduci.ng the d(martd f o r al.cohol arid i t s ~lntowarrlc onsequences, ...

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World Health Organization : Regional Office for the Western Pacifi...

By: J. C. Tao

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2. BACKGROUND INEY)RMATCON ................................... 1 3.1 TubrcuLosis programmes .............................. I 3.2 Leprosy programmes.................................... 6 4. COlwmTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ......................... .. ... 8 4.1 Tuberculosis programmes ..................... .. .. .... . 9

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1983; Volume 61, Numbe...

By: J. E. Williams

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Antigenir relationships are defined by 2 criteria : distance and symmetry. Viruses witliin a subtype of inflfrenza A are closely related, with the more junior antigens being srrpersrded in tinre by senior ones. Thir phenomenon can be reproduced experimentally. Sl,htype~ are distantly related to one anotlrer. Immrrnity to a junior sirus is not readily transformed into immunity to a senior antigen gi\,en later (original o,itigenic sm). ~vhereoss enior viruses do not jeopar...

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