List of WHO publications: Education, Medical
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Title
Year
2012 Order Number    00209005  
 
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
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The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is an international journal of public health with a special focus on developing countries. Since it was first published in 1948, the Bulletin has become one of the world's leading public health journals. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    19900054 ISBN-13
 9789241505086
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The WHO Patient Safety Programme has developed these hand hygiene training films for health-care workers involved in training sessions about hand hygiene best practices and/or about hand hygiene compliance observation. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    14600051 ISBN-13
 9789290216889
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The past two decades have seen vast changes in the world of health science journals, including greater awareness of the role of journals in reporting research, advancing patient treatment and care, educating health professionals, and helping to bridge the communication gap between researchers and policy-makers. .../...
Title
Year
2007 Order Number    19900032 ISBN-13
 9789241547062
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
Every year, more than 529 000 women and more than 5.7 million babies die before, during, or after childbirth, the majority in developing countries. The WHO is determined to respond to these tragedies and has developed seven Midwifery Education Modules to complement clinical tools and tools for management, planning and training. .../...
Title
Author Bonita, R., Beaglehole, R., Kjellström, T.
Year
2006 Order Number    11502395 ISBN-13
 9789241547079
Price
CHF 33,00  / US$ 39,60 Developing countries    CHF 19,80
English
The second edition of this popular textbook provides an introduction to the principles and methods of epidemiology. Since publication of the first edition in 1993, Basic epidemiology has become a standard reference for education, training and research in the field of public health and has been translated into more than 25 languages. .../...
Title
Author Bonita, R., Beaglehole, R., Kjellström, T.
Year
2006 Order Number    18000018 ISBN-13
 9789240681835
Price
CHF 22,00  / US$ 26,40 Developing countries    CHF 11,00
English
Version: eBook (PDF) Downloadable file (2MB). For personal, non-commercial use only on a single computer and/or a laptop/notebook computer. You will require Adobe Reader to open this PDF file http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html Features: - Fully searchable PDF file - Bookmark navigation links to chapters and two levels below the chapter level. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    15200083 ISBN-13
 9789290611998
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
These guidelines focus on good practices in traditional medicine (TM) education and quality assurance. They are organized in two parts. .../...
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Year
2003 Order Number    11502120 ISBN-13
 9789241545303
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
This book is a new edition of a very popular laboratory manual published by WHO in the 1980s. The new edition is necessary because of new procedures and technologies developed since the previous edition that have proved useful to small laboratories in developing countries. .../...
Title
Year
2001 Order Number    15200080 ISBN-13
 9789290610205
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This publication provides guidelines on educational standards as well as a framework for establishing a quality assurance system. .../...
Title
Year
2001 Order Number    15002005 ISBN-13
 9789290611578
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
To accommodate requests from readers to incorporate recent developments on research methodology and experiences of past training courses, the manual has been revised and reissued. .../...
Title
Year
1998 Order Number    15000015 ISBN-13
 9789290611455
Price
CHF 7,00  / US$ 8,40 Developing countries    CHF 4,90
English
A spiral-bound reference manual for use whenever health workers have an opportunity to give pregnant women and the mothers of young children advice about ways to stay healthy and respond to common risks. Addressed to midwives, nurses, and other primary health care workers, the manual responds to the unacceptably high death rates of pregnant women and young children in Western Pacific countries. .../...
Title
Author Guilbert, J.-J.
Year
1998 Order Number    11206035 ISBN-13
 9789241706353
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 40,00
English
The sixth edition of an educational handbook, revised and updated in 1992, that has become a standard text for training teachers in the health sciences. Unorthodox in its approach, the book challenges teachers to increase their skills so as to make learning easier for students. .../...
Title
Author Prüss, A., Townend, W.K.
Year
1998 Order Number    19300134  
 
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
A spiral-bound collection of resource materials for use in a three-day training course focused on the safe management of health-care wastes. Course materials are aimed at an audience of managers of hospitals and other health-care establishments, policy-makers, and professionals involved in waste management. .../...
Title
Year
1996 Order Number    11500445 ISBN-13
 9789241544917
Price
CHF 16,00  / US$ 19,20 Developing countries    CHF 16,00
English
Explains the many simple things that community health workers can do to treat malaria, prevent new cases, and thus help reduce the alarming number of deaths, particularly in young children and pregnant women. Practical in its approach, the manual concentrates on activities that are within the competence of health workers and feasible and affordable at the community level. .../...
Title
Author Abbatt, F.R.
Year
1992 Order Number    11500377 ISBN-13
 9789241544429
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 30,00
English
A comprehensive, step-by-step guide to teaching methods that can make the training of primary health care workers more relevant and effective. Noting that training courses often fail to prepare students for real conditions in the field, the book argues for job-oriented training focused on tasks, skills, and attitudes rather than on the memorization of facts from various academic disciplines. .../...
Title
Author McMahon, R., Barton, E., Piot, M.
Year
1992 Order Number    11502125 ISBN-13
 9789241544269
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 40,00
English
The second revised edition of a popular training guide designed to help health workers, including nurses, midwives, and medical assistants, improve their managerial skills. .../...
Title
Year
1991 Order Number    15604018 ISBN-13
 9789290221609
Price
CHF 3,00  / US$ 3,60 Developing countries    CHF 2,10
English
Sets out guidelines for developing national plans for action, in South-East Asian countries, for making medical education more relevant to social and community needs. The objective is to help educators develop a national master plan of action encompassing all medical schools in a country and all the relevant sectors. .../...
Title
Author Vaughan, J.P., Morrow, R.H.
Year
1989 Order Number    11500335 ISBN-13
 9789241544047
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
A step-by-step guide to the use of epidemiology as a tool for improving the management of health services. Addressed to general health workers, the book uses clear definitions, analogies, examples, checklists, sample forms and calculations, and abundant illustrations to demystify the methods of epidemiology and show how they can work in concrete situations. .../...
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Year
1989 Order Number    15601018 ISBN-13
 9789290221203
Price
CHF 3,00  / US$ 3,60 Developing countries    CHF 2,10
English
Summary unavailable.
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1989 Order Number    15603018 ISBN-13
 9789290221227
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
Summary unavailable.
Title
Year
1986 Order Number    11500256 ISBN-13
 9789241542104
Price
CHF 16,00  / US$ 19,20 Developing countries    CHF 16,00
English
A task-oriented manual for the training of community health workers in nutrition. Information and instructions are presented in two main parts. The first features chapters introducing the purpose and uses of the guidelines, the skills necessary to make the trainer a more effective teacher, and the basic facts about foods and nutrition which the health worker should be taught. .../...
Title
Year
1986 Order Number    15300002 ISBN-13
 9789290611622
Price
CHF 3,00  / US$ 3,60 Developing countries    CHF 2,10
English
Summary unavailable.
Title
Year
1985 Order Number    13400023 ISBN-13
 9789289010351
Price
CHF 8,00  / US$ 9,60 Developing countries    CHF 5,60
English
Summary unavailable.
Title
Year
1985 Order Number    13400025 ISBN-13
 9789289010221
Price
CHF 16,00  / US$ 19,20 Developing countries    CHF 11,20
English
Summary unavailable.
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