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

By: J. J. Picq

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INTRODUCTION L'action des amino-4 quinoleines (chloroquine, amodiaquine) reste remarquable sur Plasmodium falciparum dans toutes les regions 05 ne sont pas apparues de souches de ce plasmodium resistantes B ces antipaludiques, ce qui, jusqu'8 ce jour, reste le cas de 1'Afrique dans son ensemble (Jeffery & Gibson, 1966; Org. mond. Sante Ser. Rapp. techn., 1967; Ricosse et al., 1967; Charmot, 1969; Bruce-Chwatt, 1970; Picq et al., 1970; Richard-Lenoble et al. , 1971).

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World Health Organization : Regioinal Office for Africa ; Year 199...

By: J. M. Mantedonio

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In 1942, the effectiveness of penicillin in experimental animal spirochaetosis was demonstrated by Lourie &Collier (1943). A year later, this antibiotic was introduced in the lreatmcnt of human syphilis (Mahoney ct al., 1943). In the following decade a complete reorientation of therapy took place not only in venereal sghilis of adults and in congenital syphilis, but also in the endemic treponematoses of childhood-yaws, pinta, and nonvenereal syphilis. Penicillin graduall...

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World Health Assembly and the Executive Board Handbooks : Recueil ...

By: World Health Organization

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EB51.R46 Le Conseil exkutif, Ayant examink le rapport du Directeur gkntral sur la coordination avec d'autres organisations du systbme des Nations Unies (questions gknbales), I. REMERUE le Directeur gkntral et prend note de son rapport; 2. RECOMMANDE au Directeur gtnkral de poursuiwe ses efforts de coordination conformkment aux indications donnk dans Ie rapport.

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World Health Organization : Press Release, Year 2003 : Press Relea...

By: World Health Organization

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Rome, 23, April 2003 --The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) today launched an independent expert report on diet, which will serve as the basis for developing a global strategy to combat the growing burden of chronic diseases. Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Chronic Diseases, the report on a two-year-long Joint FAOIWHO Expert Consultation, was formally issued by the heads of the two agencies, who called for close coo...

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World Health Organization : Year 1994 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

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INTRODUCTION La diarrhde sanglante du petit enfant est gdndralement un signe d'infection intestinale invasive qui comporte un risque skriew de morbiditk elevke et de mort, en particulier dans les pays en dkveloppement oh ce problkme est trks frkquent. Une trks faible proportion d'+isodes de diarrhee sanglante relkve de causes non infectieuses. Dans environ 10 % des episodes de diarrhke chez l'enfant de moins de 5 ans, du sang est visible dans les selles et ces episodes s...

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World Health Organization : Year 1999 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

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Glossary Vaccine vial monitor (VVM) A vaccine vial monitor is a label made from a heatsensitive chemical material that is placed on a vaccine vial label or cap to register cumulative heat exposure over time. The combined effects of time and temperature cause the monitor to change colour gradually and irreversibly.

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World Health Organization : Year 1988 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

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INTRODUCCION El mbtodo de consumo ajustado calcula las necesidades de medicamentos a base del consumo real de cada medicamento por 1000 visitas de pacientes en una muestra de semcios est8ndar, en 10s que se consideran aceptables la modalidad y el nivel de consumo. En algunos casos tal vez sea necesario ajustar por aumento o fisminuci6n las cantidades de medicamentos cuando se considera inapropiado el consumo.

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 513 - in ...

By: W. F. Almeida

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El Comite de Expertos de la OMS en Insecticidas se reunio enGinebra del 10 al 16 de Octubre de 1972.El Dr .T Lepes,Director de la Division de Erradicacion del paludismo,abrio la reunion en nombre del Director General.

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Boletn de la Organizacion Mundial de la Salud Recopilacion de Artc...

By: D. Lagros

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Des les camps de refugies le surplement le manque d'hygiene et l'insuffisance des ressources en eau augmentent le risque d'une flambee de cholera

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Executive Board : 2004, Document, No. Eb113. R2-In Russian

By: World Health Organization

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In his opening address (Annex 3) the Regional Director invited the participants to reflect upon the roles, actions and most judicious way of using the cool of Public Information and Education for Health (IEB). Those roles and actions could only be defined in terms of the clearly-stated objective of bringing every individual, family and community to enjoy, by the year 2000, a atate of health compatible with a decent and economically productive life through the strategy of primary health care.

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 303: Mech...

By: J. Ferin

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1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 The WHO Scientific Group on Mechanism of Action of Sex Horlnones and Analogous Substances was convened in Geneva on 8-14 Deceinber 1964 to advise the Director-General of research needs in this field. Because of the widespread use of: and great interest in, such compounds, especially the orally active progestogens, for the control of the reproductive cycle, a thorough knowledge of their effects on the reproductirre process, both immediate and following...

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

By: Funio Saito, Dr.

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As l i t t l e was known i n Japan about the matexnity care programmes i n other countries in liestern Asia, thîs paper w i 1 1 be limited to the problems with which we paediatriclans in Japan are confronted and which we hope will be solved in the future. Nost paediiatricians f i n d t h a t the new-born bahy very soon develops some ailment, serious or otherwise, caused mainly by lack of adequate obstetrical care during pregnancy or delivexy. Table 1, below, shows that t...

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World Health Organization Drug Information : Volume 7, No. 4, Year...

By: World Health Organization

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A con®dential system of enquiry into maternal mortality, based on that used in England and Wales, was introduced in Malaysia in 1991 with a view to identifying de®ciencies in care and recommending remedial measures.

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World Health Organization : World Health Forum, 1998 ; Volume 19 N...

By: Tore Godal

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Tropical diseases affect hundreds of millions of people every year, causing immense suffering and hindering development. This situation can be tackled by improving the information provided about the diseases, the distribution and packaging of drugs, and the control of vectors. Research on the diseases is, however, a prerequisite, and for this reason the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases was established in 1975. This Programme aims to obtain...

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South-East Asia Series : Year 2001, South-East Asia Region ; Healt...

By: Sudarshan Kumari, Dr.

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Acknowledgements Dr Sudarshan Kumari wishes to acknowledge the services of Dr Gayatri Ghadiok, Senior Consultant, Laboratory and Blood Bank, Moolchand Khairatiram Hospital, New Delhi for preparing the first draft on Blood Transfusion Services in South- East Asia – A Status Report, 1998-99. Our grateful thanks to Dr Rajesh Bhatia and Dr Zarin S. Bharucha for review the draft.

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1987; Volume 65, Numbe...

By: World Health Organization

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Onchocerciasis control: a progress report This report of the WHO Expert Committee on Onchocerciasis provides a comprehensive review of the socioeconomic impact of the disease and of recent advances in related clinical, scientific, and epidemiological issues.

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1971; Volume 44; Volum...

By: Cyril Donninger

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Linkages of health with environmental health protection is an emerging subject of debate in many global regional and national instances. Within WHO policy orientation of ensuring access to health services, environmental services are of utmost importance, particularly in developing countries where the major concern of environmental sanitation is still to control transmission of infectious diseases. At the global level, the Director-General of WHO established a high-level ...

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

By: World Health Organization

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Internationales Les notification de premiere cas de peste cholers ou fivre jaune ou d'apparition d'epidemies de typhus exanthematique ou de variole sont signalees par des caracteres gras.

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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 : Year 1995 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

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Historically the environmental health dimension of economic development has been given little consideration in national planning and consequently, economic development more often than not failed to include healthandenvironment concerns. Evidence to this effect is plentiful. Repeatedly, industrial facilities have been installed without adequate pollution controls, workers' health and safety considmtions or with litde or no attention king paid to where they are located vis...

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