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

By: L. F. Delfini

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Introduction Since June 1966, routine recording of body temperature was established in conjunction with the collection of blood films from persons reporting for malaria treatment t o voluntary collaborators and dispensary attendants in selected malaria hyperendemic rural areas of Western Nigeria. This study was part of a comprehensive programme aimed a t . . assessing the prevalence of c l i n i c a l malaria i n d i f f e r e n t age groups and the relationship between ...

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

By: Botha de Meillon, Dr.

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When I started work on malaria the vector in South Af'rica was said to be maculipennis and the disease was being controlled by those conscientious citizens who, having read the pamphlets, once a week poured a cup of paraffin into the rain-water tank. In my presence a senior o f f i c i a l declared that he had no sympathy f o r any mosquito and t h a t h i s organization was going t o blot the whole l o t out, He was not interested in which species actually carried the disease,

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2003 ; Issue 92415458...

By: D. Williams

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This annex draws upon the extensive experience of the International Life Saving Federation (ILS)1 and comments received during the preparation of these Guidelines. It relates to people who are trained and positioned at recreational water sites to protect water users and who may be paid or voluntary. They may be referred to as lifesavers, lifeguards or given some other title. For simplicity, the term lifeguard has been used throughout this annex. The following sections ou...

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 196...

By: World Health Organization

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Centre mondial de la grippe, Londres. - Une souche A2/North Carolina/l/63, envoy& des Etats-Unis, a kt6 soumise 11 des tests d'inhibition de I'hkmagglutination, puis A des tests de fixation du complkment, effectuks avec les skmms de cobaye spkifiques des souches AZ/Singapore/l/57, AZ/England/l/61 et A/2/Ned/65/63, selon la technique de Lief et Henle. Ces derniers tests font penser que la souche AZ/North Carolina/ 1/63 semble plus proche de la souche AZ/England/1/61 que d...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2002; Volume 80, Numbe...

By: World Health Organization

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The relative toxicities to adult mosquitos of numerous substituted JV-methylcarbamates and some N-acyl derivatives were recorded previously (Hadaway & Barlow, 1965,1966h). Additional compounds obtained through the World Health Organization programme for the evaluation of insecticides or synthesized by one of us (F. B.) have now been examined and relationships between chemical structure, physical properties and insecticidal activity have been studied further. I\'-acylcarh...

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

By: Y. Caprari, Mr.

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Virological atudies were made on tissue samples from the brain, eyes, lungs, liver, kidneys, and placenta from aborted fetuses from infected pregnant women, and also on nasopharyngeal swabs from babies born to infected mothers. The continuous cell culture strains MA-104, SPEV, BHK-211 13s and a dlploid human cell cultl~re strain (DKLCH) were used to isolate the rubella virus (Fig. 1). The presence of rubella virus in the tlssue cultures was indicated by the direct cytopa...

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

By: World Health Organization

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Introduction This document introduces four strategic objectives and twelve operational principles for good pharmaceutical procurement. These objectives and principles have been developed and endorsed by the Interagency Pharmaceutical Coordination Group (IPC), involving the pharmaceutical advisers of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank. The aim of this document is t...

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World Health Organization : Development of Health Services, Smallp...

By: World Health Organization

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Plate 1.8. Fifth day of rash. Almost all the papules have now become vesicuiar or pustular, the truly vesicular stage usuall being very brief. Some of the lesions on the upper arm show early umbilication.

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

By: V. Aparicio Basauri

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Today there is an enormous waste of human potential that can be attributed to physical inactivity. In addition, men who fail to take sufficient exercise have about twice the risk of coronary heart disease as their more active counterparts. It is also known that many of the infirmities and disabilities of old age appear to be the result of habitual inactivity rather than of aging itself. Sedentary living is therefore now recognized to be a major contributor to ill health and unnecessary death.

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Statement, Year 2007 - Statement, World Health Organization, No. 8...

By: World Health Organization

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TheW orldH ealthO rganizatio(Wn HO) is committetdo workt owardsu niversaal ccess, by 2010, to HIV preventiosne rvicesa, nd to treatmenat nd caref or peoplel ivingw ith HIV/AIDS. Encouragingltyh,e numbero f peopleb eingt reatedw ith antiretrovirathl erapy( ART) continuetso growi n lowa ndm iddlein comec ountriesT.h ist rendi s also resultingin a growingn umbero f peoplew ho requirea ccesst o second-linAeR T,a s theyd evelop resistancteo 'Tirst-linetre atmen

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 196...

By: World Health Organization

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Au 25 novembre, 41 068 cas de variole avaient eti notifies a l'organisation, soit 32 % de moins qu'en 1968 au cows de la mEme pkriode. A ce jour, la maladie n'a kt6 signalee que dans 29 pays en 1969, contre 38 en 1968 et 43 en 1967 ayant fait 6tat d'un cas de variole au moins. La variole n'a pas Bte introduite une seule fois en Europe depuis septembre 1968. Ce sont manifcstemcnt les pays de 1'Afrique occidentale et centrale qui ont la vedette dans la lutte entreprise pou...

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

By: World Health Organization

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SUMMARY Objectives of the workshop: The objectives of the Regional Workshop on Solid Waste Management in the Pacific countries were: (I) to assess the current solid waste management situation in the Pacific island countries, with particular emphasis on the adequacy of present approaches, and common problems being faced; (2) to discuss ways to improve technical and managerial capabilities for developing and running effective and efficient solid waste management systems; (...

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

By: World Health Organization

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Bearing in mind the United Nations Declaration on the Establishment of a New International Economic Order (United Nations resolution 3201 (S-VI) as adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations) in which the Members of the United Nations solemnly proclaimed their united determination to work urgently for the establishment of a new international economic order which shall correct inequalities and redress existing injustices, make it possible to eliminate the wid...

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

By: F. T. Cutts

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During 1995-1996 the WHO Global Programme on Vaccines and Immunization1 conducted a worldwide review on rubella, congenital rubella syndrome, and the status of rubella vaccination, with focus on developing countries. There was extensive collaboration in this project with the WHO Regional Offices. The project was sponsored by the Steering Committee on Epidemiology and Field Research.

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

By: Martin D. Young

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La rgponse ddcevante d'une souche de Plasmodium falciparum provenant de Colornbie (Arn6rique du Sud), & des doses de 0,6 e t 1,5 g, e t rneme B des doses supd- , rieures ( 2 , l g) de chloroquine, a Q t B recemment rapportbe par Moore & Lanier (1961) e t par Young. & Moore (1961). La rgponse de c e t t e souche l'amodiaquine (Camoquine (R) I et l'hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil (R)) a r6cement 6t6 6tudiGe (young 1961). Des malades a t t e i n t s de neurosyphilis -on%6 t6 ...

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World Health Organization : Year 1985-86, Dap 85.1 - in French: Le...

By: M. Helling Borda

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1. INTRODUCTION Les mhdicaments jouent un rSle important dans la protection, le maintien et la restauration de la sant6. Dans les pays d&velopps, la diaponibilite des medicaments n'est pas nbcessairement dictle par les besoins de sant publique, mais plut8t par la loi de l'offre et de la demande. Le total des ventes mondiales de produits pharmaceutiques pour l'annee 1983 est estim B 70 milliards de dollars des Etats-Unis, et on s'attend B ce qu'il atteigne 127 milliards e...

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South-East Asia Series : Year 1985-93, South-East Asia Region ; Ai...

By: World Health Organization

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1. INTRODUCTION Dr S. Khanna, WHO Representative to Indonesia, welcomed the guests and read the message sent by Dr U KO KO, Director, WHO South-East Asia Regional Office, New Delhi.

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1971; Volume 45; Volum...

By: Vernon Knight

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The Minister of Health for San Marino, Mr Ghiotti, opened the meeting and pointed to the importance of collaborative ventures of this kind in the development of health policies in the Republic. The President of the Institute of Social Security and Director of the Psychiatric Services, Dr. Giovanni Morganti, pointed out the,longstanding interest in the study of alcohol-related problems within San Marino and was pleased that this early research was now being further encour...

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

By: K. V. Bailey, Dr.

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1. PURPOSES OF VISIT 1.1 To speak a t the Sixth Waigani seminar on the subject, Food and Nutrition Policies for Melanesia, 1.2 To discuss the future developnent of nutrition programmes, with officers of the Demrtment o f Public Health (Dm) and the University of P a p New Guinea, and what assistance was needed from WHO: 1.4 To discuss the assistance needed from WHO in the Meld of dental health, w i t h officers of the Deprtment, and of the Port Moresby Dental School.

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 1989 ; Issue 92435423...

By: World Health Organization

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Las enfermedades transmisibles son las que pueden transmitirse de una persona (o un animal) a otra. Puede haber transmision directa o indirecta a una persona sana de una persona o de un animal infectados, a veces a travCs de un huesped animal intermediario, un vector (un mosquito) o el medio ambiente inanimado. Se produce la enfermedad cuando el agente infeccioso invade el organism0 del huesped y se multiplica en 61.

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