World Library  


 
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2000, Number 11, 78 (1...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

4.1.1 The meeting considered document ICN 21.E REUR which is a summary of the primary background document of the XCN, A Global Assessment and Analysis of Trends and Current Problems in Nutrition. The four sections of the paper were the current conditions and trends occurring globally by region and by representative population groups, the factors affecting nutrition and the consequences of malnutrition on development, an analysis of successes and failures of selected gove...

Read More
  • Cover Image

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

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Clinicians baize long suspected a relationship between malaria and nephritis in Africa. The results of tests made several years ago suggested that the relationship might be an immrinological one. This memorandunt discusses clinical, epidemiological, morpholo~ical, and immunopathological aspects of malaria-associated nephropall~y, u,ill special emphosis on immunalo~ical investiaations. Immunofluorescence studies on renal - - bioosies ,+om patients with the nephrotic syndr...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Year 2001 ; World Health Organization,...

By: Clive Bates

Medical Reference Publication

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT This monograph was prepared basea on the presentations made at the International Conference. Advancing knowledge on tobacco prod- ucts, held in Oslo, Norway, 9-11 February 2000,

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Year 2001 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

short Survey form name District health tearn interview Facility management Interview with rnidwife or rnaternity nurse Antenatal client exit interview Postparturn client exit interview Antenatal record review Normal delivery record review Cornplicated delivery (eclarnpsia) record review Cornplicated delivery (obstructed labour) record review Surveyor observations Traditional birth attendant interview Level District Facility , Comrnunity Description Coded interview Coded ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : World Health Forum, 1997 ; Volume 18 N...

By: Stanisla W. Tomkiewicz

Medical Reference Publication

Neither scientific analysis nor warmhearted concern are adequate to provide a practical understanding of how wars affect children. Without rejecting either approach, however, the author shows how a balanced idea of the problem can be formed. Drawing on his knowledge as a neuropsychiatrist and his experience as a child in wartime, he reviews the causes and effects of the sufferings involved, and makes some suggestions for a practical response. For me, this subject entails...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization ...

By: Leonard Jan Bruce Chwatt, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

Les r6sultats des differentes recher'ches dont il a 6t& question dans cette Eitude tendent Q mettre en lumibre un ,certain nombre de points e t permettent de se f a i r e a i n s i une image plus c l a i r e de 1~6volutionn aturelle du paludisme chdz un groupe dieni'ants indighes du premier $ge appartenant . A l a population du Nighria m6ridional. Ces enfants vivakent dans des condi- . tions d1hyperend6micit6 - suivant l'e sens original don& par CHRISTOPHERS d ce terme -...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1990; Volume 68, Numbe...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

INTRODUCTION The Consultation on Lactation Management Training took place in Copenhagen from 16 to 19 January 1990. It was called by the Interagency Group for Action on Breastfeeding (set up in response to renewed interest in the promotion of breastfeeding from within the United Nations system and representing several United Nations agencies as well as bilateral aid agencies) to make recommendations on ways in which national health care systems and United Nations agencie...

Read More
  • Cover Image

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

By: E. P. Hansen, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

1. Purpose of Assignvent This reporl: concerns the work of a WHO consultant team conslstlng of a doctor and a nurse, assimed to Ceylon for six weeks. The purpose of the a s s i p e n t was: (1) To advise on the care and treatment of cases of tetanus and poliomyelitis with respiratory involvement. (27 To a s s i s t in conducting a one-month demonstration and training . , . course for national medical officers and nurses in Ceylon in the techniques necessary lor such treatnent and care.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1999; Volume 77, Numbe...

By: A. Battesby

Medical Reference Publication

The Sixth Biennial Meeting of CEHA Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the Regional Centre for Environmental Health Activities (CEHA), was held from 26 to 28 May 1997, in the CEHA conference hall, Amman, Jordan. The Committee was constituted by the WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean, in accordance with the agreement between WHO and the Government of Jordan, the host country. The agenda of the meeting is given in Annex 1, the programme in Annex 2 and t...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization Publication : Year 2002 ; Issue 92415620...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

The tobacco industry has long appreciated the importance and difficulty of mobilising smokers to speak out on behalf of smokers’ rights. Consequently the tobacco companies have investigated ways that they could “stimulate” the development of groups of smokers, so as to have the support, or at least the appearance of support from smokers and other “natural or third party allies”. There are fewer than two dozen smokers’ rights organisations in the world, and all are in the...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 195...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Ce Releve contient des renseignements rqus des Administrations Sanitaires Nationales par I'OMS en son sisge, scs bureaux rkgionaux et la Station d'information dpidhmiologique de Singapour.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Schistosomiases : Atlas de la Repartition Mondiale des Schistosomi...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Pour ce qui est de S. intercalaturn, deux cas ont 6tB detect& par BECQUET en 1970 dans le Mayo-Kebbi, mais on n'a pu jusqu'B ce jour mettre en evidence de foyer de transmission, bien que le mollusque - hate intermediaire (Bulinus forskalii) soit abondant dans les cours d'eau des regions m6ridionales.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1954; Volume 11, Numbe...

By: P. Fiset

Medical Reference Publication

The Working Group welcomed and commented on the proposed contents and the draft chapters presented. The relevance of the alcohol problem to the individual reader needed to be stressed at the beginning of the text. It would be important to discuss the nature and extent of alcohol-related problems, the social and cultural reasons for drinking, the history of alcohol use, the myths and paradoxes of drinking, the economics of alcohol use and the history and cost-effectiveness of preventive action.

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Report on a European Syposium Convened...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

What priority does the overnment actually eive to plan? 1.1.2 Are there clear and sustai.ned dirsc-Lives for the preparation and/or the execution of the plan? 1.1.3 Is there an enabling legislation for planning and subsequent implementation of the plan? 1.1.4 What period is covered by the socio-economic plan:

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization Publication : Year 2003 ; Issue 92415907...

By: Shekhar Saxena, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

1.1 Introduction The Global Initiative on Primary Prevention of Substance Abuse (Global Initiative) is jointly executed by the United Nations International Drug Control Programme (UNDCP) and the World Health Organization (WHO). Implementation began in June 1997. The Global Initiative aims to prevent the use and abuse of all licit and illicit psychoactive substances by young people. The project is implemented in selected communities in eight countries in three regions of ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1989; Volume 67, Numbe...

By: H. H. Wassef

Medical Reference Publication

In most countries where nutritional improvements are envisaged, mass catering is singled out for attention. WHO has a140 taken an interest in this subject, and the Organization recently issued two publications dealing particularly with the hygienic and sanitary aspects of catering, which earlier were rightly regarded as priority areas for study (1,2). Today, however, it may be taken for granted that the need for adequate sanitation is fully recognized, at least in so far...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; Health Committee, Malaria,...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

A la suite de sed etudes sur la forte epiddmie regionale de paludisme quI fit explosibn dans le Pendjab en1908, Christophers (1911) a decrit une methode qui permettrait de predire avec assez d'exactitude des epidemies de ce genre

Read More
  • Cover Image

European Occupational Health Series : 1994-97; Prevention in Prima...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

SYNOPSIS The author reviews the history of filarial infections in India and discusses factors affecting the filariae, their vectors, and the human reservoir of infection. A detailed description is given of techniques for determining the degree of infection, disease and endemicity of filariasis in a community, and aspects which require further study are indicated.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization ...

By: John W. Field, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

Le sporozofite resiste, semble-t-il, B tous les mddicaments, mais les formes issues de lui, les schizontes pr8-erythrocytaires du foie peuvent etre detruits par certains composes synthetiques.

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Report on a European Syposium Convened...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Members * Professor A.A. ABIOYE, Head, Department of Pathology, The University of Ibadan, -, Nigeria Professor R. D. BOTERO, Head, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Postal 883, Medellin, Colombia Professor H.M. GILLES, Dean, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, United Kingdom Professor K. Tranakchit WINASUTA, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol...

Read More
 
1
|
2
|
3
Records: 1 - 20 of 45 - Pages: 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.