Books available in   E-Collection Maternal health & reproductive health
34 Result(s)

Title
Year
2004 Order Number   11500603 ISBN-13  
9789241591836
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Every year some eight million women suffer pregnancy-related complications and over half a million die. Most of these deaths can be averted even where resources are limited but, in order to do so, the right kind of information is needed upon which to base actions. .../...
 
Title
Year
2010 Order Number   11500749 ISBN-13  
9789241547628
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 40,00
English
The main aim of this practical Handbook is to strengthen counselling and communication skills of skilled attendants (SAs) and other health providers, helping them to effectively discuss with women, families and communities the key issues surrounding pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, postnatal and post-abortion care. .../...
 
Title
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   28000363 ISBN-13  
9789240692756
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
French
Le présent document constitue une étape importante du processus visant à améliorer l'accès à des soins de qualité en matière de planification familiale par L'examen des critères médicaux qui président au choix d'une méthode de contraception. .../...
 
Title
Year
2012 Order Number   18000192 ISBN-13  
9789240691049
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Despite long experience in fighting childhood illness and mortality, health care providers in LAMI countries face new challenges in promoting child development. There is, nevertheless, a wealth of information on this topic, generated by researchers and clinicians working in resource poor conditions. .../...
 
Title
Author Sethi, D., Bellis, M., Hughes, K., Gilbert, R., Mitis, F., Galea, G
Year
2014 Order Number   18000273 ISBN-13  
9789289000291
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Child maltreatment is a leading cause of health inequality, with the socioeconomically disadvantaged more at risk, perpetuating social injustice. Though it is a priority in most countries of the WHO European Region, few devote adequate resources and attention to its prevention. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500694 ISBN-13  
9789241594844
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
Provision of safe abortion to the full extent of the law is an important component of reproductive health services. The development of methods of inducing abortion medically (non-surgically) has created alternative options to make abortion available to women in a variety of health-care settings. .../...
 
Title
Year
2013 Order Number   18000199 ISBN-13  
9789240691117
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Violence against women is not a new phenomenon, nor are its consequences to women s physical, mental and reproductive health. .../...
 
Title
Year
2011 Order Number   18000282 ISBN-13  
9789240691896
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Neonatal seizures represent one of the most frequent neurological events in newborn infants, often reflecting a variety of different pre-, peri-, or postnatal disorders of the central nervous system (CNS). .../...
 
Title
Year
2011 Order Number   11500836 ISBN-13  
9789241548366
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
English
Countries can substantially reduce their infant mortality rates by improving the care of LBW infants. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11500508 ISBN-13  
9789241590358
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Some 20 million low-birth-weight babies are born each year, because of either preterm birth or impaired prenatal growth, mostly in less developed countries. For many small preterm infants, receiving prolonged medical care is important. .../...
 
Title
Year
2007 Order Number   11500541 ISBN-13  
9789241545877
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
English
This manual is written for midwives and doctors at the district hospital who are responsible for the care of women with complications of pregnancy, childbirth or the immediate postpartum period including immediate problems of the newborn. The emphasis of the manual is on rapid assessment and decision making. .../...
 
Title
Year
2004 Order Number   11500591 ISBN-13  
9789241562706
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Reduction of maternal mortality is one of the major goals of several recent international conferences and has been included in the Millennium Development Goals. However, measuring maternal mortality is difficult and complex. .../...
 
Title
Year
2010 Order Number   11504579 ISBN-13  
9789241563888
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
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Title
Year
2009 Order Number   11500726 ISBN-13  
9789241563567
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This book has reviewed the research undertaken on a broad range of reproductive health issues and their mental health determinants/consequences over the last 15 years from both high- and low-income countries. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500670 ISBN-13  
9789241563208
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
All over the world, major changes are taking place in the area of maternal and child health to achieve the goals set out in international declarations and country commitments. The need for evaluation and information has, therefore, become increasingly apparent. .../...
 
Title
Author Lewis, G., De Bernis, L.
Year
2006 Order Number   19300213 ISBN-13  
9789241593670
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
***This book is a winner of the British Medical Association's 2007 annual Medical Book Competition. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500602 ISBN-13  
9789241590846
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
English
This guide provides a full range of updated, evidence-based norms and standards that will enable health care providers to give high quality care during pregnancy, delivery and in the postpartum period, considering the needs of the mother and her newborn baby. .../...
 
Title
Year
2001 Order Number   11600225 ISBN-13  
9789241572255
Price
CHF 42,00  / US$ 50,40 Developing countries  CHF 29,40
English
Intended as a tool for use by public health officials, research and regulatory scientists and risk managers, this publication seeks to provide a scientific framework for the use and interpretation of reproductive toxicity data from human and animal studies. .../...
 
Title
Author WHO
Year
2006 Order Number   11500664 ISBN-13  
9789241563154
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
Sexual and reproductive health is key to enhancing development. .../...
 
Title
Year
2004 Order Number   11500597 ISBN-13  
9789241562744
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 12,50
English
This report presents an overview of the Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction's (HRP) work over the biennium 2002-2003.
Chapter 1 looks at activities in the area of family planning. .../...
 
Title
Year
2002 Order Number   11500502 ISBN-13  
9789241562089
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
Sexual and reproductive health is at the core of people's lives and well-being. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11500506 ISBN-13  
9789241590341
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
In June 1999, a United Nations General Assembly Special Session reviewed and appraised progress toward implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) held in Cairo, 1994. .../...
 
Title
Year
2012 Order Number   18000114 ISBN-13  
9789240689435
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
In view of the need for evidence-based best practices for providing safe abortion care in order to protect the health and human rights of women, the World Health Organization (WHO) has updated its 2003 publication Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems. .../...
 
Title
Author Simmons, R., Fajans, P., Ghiron, L.
Year
2008 Order Number   11500720 ISBN-13  
9789241563512
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This book considers the topic of scaling up from a particular vantage point. The focus is on ways to increase the impact of health service innovations that have been tested in pilot or experimental projects so as to benefit more people and to foster policy and programme development on a lasting, sustainable basis. .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   11500608 ISBN-13  
9789241562843
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This publication is the companion guideline to WHO's Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use. It aims to improve access to quality care in family planning by providing guidance on the safe and effective use of contraceptive methods once they are deemed to be medically appropriate. .../...
 
Title
Year
2008 Order Number   11500734 ISBN-13  
9789241563659
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This report presents an overview of the work during 2006-2007 of the Department of Reproductive Health and Research, which includes the UNDP/UNFPA/ WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP). .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11500556 ISBN-13  
9789241562508
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
This pioneering book provides a comprehensive overview of the socio-demographic and sexual and reproductive health situation of adolescents in South Asia. .../...
 
Title
Year
2012 Order Number   18000117 ISBN-13  
9789240689619
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Reducing maternal mortality by 75% is the Millennium Development Goal 5a. To reach this goal, countries need an accurate picture of the causes and levels of maternal deaths. .../...
 
Title
Year
2013 Order Number   18000366 ISBN-13  
9789240692794
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
 
Title
Year
2009 Order Number   11500777 ISBN-13  
9789241598514
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Effective treatment of postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) often requires simultaneous multidisciplinary interventions. .../...
 
Title
Year
2010 Order Number   11500769 ISBN-13  
9789241547789
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
Semen analysis may be useful in both clinical and research settings, for investigating male fertility status as well as monitoring spermatogenesis during and following male fertility regulation and other interventions. .../...
 
Title
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000385 ISBN-13  
9789240693043
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Optimizing outcomes for women in labour at the global level requires evidence-based guidance of health workers to improve care through appropriate patient selection and use of effective interventions. In this regard, the World Health Organization (WHO) published recommendations for induction of labour in 2011. .../...
 
Title
Year
2012 Order Number   18000124 ISBN-13  
9789240689824
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Postpartum Haemorrhage (PPH) is commonly defined as a blood loss of 500 ml or more within 24 hours after birth. PPH is the leading cause of maternal mortality in low-income countries and the primary cause of nearly one quarter of all maternal deaths globally. .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   12402005 ISBN-13  
9789241562904
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
"Public health programmes need to work together so that all families have access to a continuum of care that extends from pregnancy (and even before), through childbirth and on into childhood, instead of the often fragmented services available at present". .../...
 
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