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

By: B. P. Yadav

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A - COMMUNITY LEVEL: There is a strong cultural and religious tradition of offering help to the handicapped cases in the developing countries. People have been caking care of handicapped cases even in the absence of any assistance and legislation from the government. People in rural areas are simple and kind. There is gross lack of basic education in villagers. They are ignorant of even simple measures that can improve their conditions. Calamities are taken as God gifted...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 489 - in ...

By: G. Ling

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INTRODUCTION L'ttude individuelle ou par petits groupes grdce a un mattriel planifiC est de plus en plus frtquemment utiliste pour la formation mtdicale 2 tous les niveaux. Le present rapport tend a montrer quels avantages elle offre dans la pratique. L'accent est mis sur l'enseignement dispenst Le terme planifie )) signifie ici << conGu methodiquement sur une base rationnelle )>. C'est ainsi que l'enseignement programme est une des formes de I'enseignement planifik.

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1994; Volume 72, Numbe...

By: C. J. L. Murray

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Introduction On 24 October 1998, the Atlantic tropical storm Mitch was upgraded to a hurricane that quickly developed into one ofthe strongest and most damaging ever to hit Central America. As hurricane Mitch traveled inland over Honduras on 30 October 1998, it produced torrential rains that caused catastrophic floods and mud slides throughout the country. Rivers flooded Tegucigalpa, the capital, and swept onwards toward the south. The Honduran National Emergency Commiss...

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

By: D. Ottolenghi

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Documentation preparee en vue de la rdu.nion de la sous-commission d'etudes de la Commission on du Paludisma

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2004; Volume 82, Numbe...

By: James N. Newell

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I. THE HAEMOLYTIC EFFECT OF VARIOUS REGIMENS OF PRIMAQUINE WITH CHLOROQUINE IN AMERICAN NEGROES WITH G6PD DEFICLFNCY This study was conducted to obtain information on the severity of the haemolytic anaemia induced in Negro male subjects deficient in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) by various regimens of primaquine combined with chloroquie.Considerable information has accumulated on dosage response in terms of haemolytic anaemia after daily primaquine adniinistra...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1972; Volume 46; Volum...

By: Ian Davidson

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By early 2004 more than one million people had sought to escape violence and suffering in the three states of the Darfur region of Sudan. More than 180 000 of these displaced people are refugees in Chad; the majority, however, remain in Darfur, crowded into more than 100 camps scattered across 540 000 km2. They are dependent on external help for protection, adequate supplies of safe drinking-water, facilities for sanitation, sufficient nourishment, reliable shelter, effe...

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World Health Organization : World Health Forum, 1991 ; Volume 12 N...

By: Marsden Wagner

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Health promotion examines the various attitude in Western society explains why assumptions and beliefs underlying medical there are so many joggers on our streets and care. One assumption is that health is body-builders in our health clubs. desirable and that chronic illness or handicap is undesirable. Health is regarded as normal, disease or illness or handicap as abnormal. Chronic illness, according to this view, represents failure in both the individual and the health...

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

By: World Health Organization

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1. INTRODUCTION La $ante a 6t€ dgfinie dans la Constitution de 1'OMS en 1948 come suit ; un &tat de complec bien-Sere, physique, mental et social, et ne consiste pas seulement en l'absence de maladie et d'infirmitd. 11 est par cona€quenC logique qu'apr6a trois ddcennies de tatonnements, 1'Assemblde mondiale de la Santd (1977) ait decide que le principal objectif social des Etats Membtes et des population$, des organisationa internationales et de la communauC6 mondiale so...

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

By: Derrick B. Jelliffe, M. D.

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1 Introduction Sur une bonne partie du globe, la malnutrition, tout particulibrement celle des jeunes enfants, constitue l'un des grands problbmes de santt publique.

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2004 ; Issue 92415913...

By: Manish A. Desai

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The disease burden of a population, and how that burden is distributed across different subpopulations (e.g. infants, women), are important pieces of information for defining strategies to improve population health. For policy-makers, disease burden estimates provide an indication of the health gains that could be achieved by targeted action against specific risk factors. The measures also allow policy-makers to prioritize actions and direct them to the population groups...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1963; Volume 29, Numbe...

By: G. P. Georghiou

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1958; Volume 18, Year ...

By: World Health Organization

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1.INTRODUCTION The Regional workshop on Appropriate Technologies for Water Supply and Sanitation in Rural Areas was organized by the Regional Centre for Environmental Health ~ctivities (CEHA) in Amman, Jordan from 4 to 8 October 1992. Twelve participants from eight Member a States attended the workshop. Dr Ma'moon Ma'abreh, Director of Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health, Jordan, inaugurated the workshop and chaired the opening session on behalf of H.E. the Minister...

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

By: World Health Organization

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

By: D. M. Prinsley

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1 PURPOSE OF ASSIGNMENT To assess existing facilities in Bangladesh, help to form a national plan for the health care of the aged, attend meetings for this purpose and evaluate current activities on disability prevention and rehabilitation of the elderly, the writer was asked to visit the country for ten days in December 1980.

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1962; Volume 27, Numbe...

By: A. Smith

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Introduction Malaria is a parasitic disease of major global health significance caused by one of four species of the Plasmodium genus, i.e. P. falciparum, P. vivax, P. ovale or P. malariae. This review focuses on the development of vaccines against P. falciparum because it is the cause of most of the deaths from malaria. It is estimated that up to 2.7 million people, mainly children, die each year from malaria and more than 2 billion people live in regions where inhabita...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1998; Volume 76, Numbe...

By: S. Koirala

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To help overcoliic iliis situation, the B~lIetiiof tlie Wo~ldH enIlii Or.gnriiirrtior, has introduced a new series of articles. which appear under the general heading of Pro,oress i,r sta~iclardizatiorr. The articles in this scries identify the international organizations that are involved in standardization activities in csery area directly or indirectly related to public healih. The roles of the dilferent organizations and the way in which they are interrelated are des...

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World Health Organization : Year 1991, World Health Organization, ...

By: World Health Organization

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1. Paludisme Carte 1: Evaluation bpidbmiologique de la situation du paludisme, 1987

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1955; Volume 12, Numbe...

By: World Health Organization

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La Sante pour tous est la prenliere politique qui air ete acceptee par tous les Etats Mcmbres de la Region europeenne et qui soit soutenue par des politiciens d'opinions differentes. Elle favorise une vision a long terme de I'action sanitaire, dont on a pu constater la stabilitk dans les periodes de crise et lors des changements de gouvernement. Nombre de pays de la Region europeenne ont dejh atteint plusieurs objectifs de la Sant6 pour tous, non sans qu'il existe d'impo...

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

By: World Health Organization

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Introduction Advocacy – a Practical Guide with Polio Eradication as a Case Study The Global Polio Eradication Initiative was launched to eradicate polio by the end of the year 2000, and at the same time strengthen health infrastructure. The initiative has achieved significant progress toward both these goals. Polio is now gone from the Americas and Western Pacific region and showing no trace in Europe. There has been a dramatic decline in cases everywhere in the ten year...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2004 ; Issue 92415465...

By: World Health Organization

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Tobacco is heavily marketed . By the skilful application of the four principles of comercial marketing - product , place price and promotion (see BOX 1) - the tobacco industry has ensured the social acceptability of tobacco use , and the availability and popularity of tobacco products while genetrating tremendous profits for its shreholders.

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