List of WHO publications: Maternal health
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Year
2017 Order Number    11502541 ISBN-13
 9789241565493
Price
CHF 80,00  / US$ 96,00 Developing countries    CHF 56,00
English
Since the first edition was published in 2000, Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth has been translated into several languages and today is used widely in training for and the provision of emergency obstetric care. The new edition brings the guidance in the manual into line with WHO?s current recommendations for emergency obstetric and newborn care. .../...
Title
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2017 Order Number    19300380 ISBN-13
 9789241549516
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Member States have requested guidance from the World Health Organization on the effects and safety of the use of multiple micronutrient powders for point-of-use fortification of foods consumed by pregnant women. .../...
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2017 Order Number    11500929 ISBN-13
 9789241549912
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
Within the continuum of reproductive health care, antenatal care provides a platform for important health-care functions, including health promotion, screening and diagnosis, and disease prevention. It has been established that, by implementing timely and appropriate evidence-based practices, antenatal care can save lives. .../...
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Author WPRO
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2016 Order Number    15200268 ISBN-13
 9789290617808
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
The five Early Essential Newborn Care (EENC) modules support planning, imple- mentation, improvement, and monitoring and evaluation of EENC. br/> br/> Module 1 is used at the national and subnational levels to collect data for development of annual and 5-year national strategic plans. .../...
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Author WHO
Year
2016 Order Number    11502602 ISBN-13
 9789241549356
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries    CHF 31,50
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. .../...
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number    19300330 ISBN-13
 9789241565028
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 30,00
English
At the present, the beginning of the twenty first century, many scientific, social, economic and technological advances have been made in health care. Yet every day, approximately 1000 women die from pregnancyrelated complications and childbirth, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. .../...
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number    18000496 ISBN-13
 9789240694651
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 30,00
English
At the present, the beginning of the twenty first century, many scientific, social, economic and technological advances have been made in health care. Yet every day, approximately 1000 women die from pregnancyrelated complications and childbirth, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. .../...
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2014 Order Number    15200210 ISBN-13
 9789290616856
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Approximately every two minutes, a baby dies in the WHO Western Pacific Region. The majority of newborn deaths occur within the first few days, mostly from preventable causes. The high mortality and morbidity rates among newborns are related to inappropriate hospital and community practices that currently occur throughout the Region. .../...
Title
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2014 Order Number    18000343 ISBN-13
 9789240692503
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 40,00
English
This report shows how, on a daily basis, eHealth innovations are improving access to care and assisting women to take control of their own health. Advances such as these are providing pregnant women, mothers and young children with better health care services and advice. .../...
Title
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2014 Order Number    19300287 ISBN-13
 9789241564724
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 40,00
English
This report shows how, on a daily basis, eHealth innovations are improving access to care and assisting women to take control of their own health. Advances such as these are providing pregnant women, mothers and young children with better health care services and advice. .../...
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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
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. However, efforts to document the progress in decreasing maternal mortality must make adjustments for inconsistencies in country-reported maternal mortality. .../...
Title
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2012 Order Number    19300272 ISBN-13
 9789241548502
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
2012 Order Number    11500845 ISBN-13
 9789241548458
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. However, efforts to document the progress in decreasing maternal mortality must make adjustments for inconsistencies in country-reported maternal mortality. .../...
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2011 Order Number    19300242 ISBN-13
 9789241564328
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This is the report of the Commission for Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health to the United Nations. The Commission's ten recommendations focus on improving information for better results, improving tracking of resources, and stronger oversight of both results and resources at national and global levels.
Title
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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. .../...
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2009 Order Number    16300213 ISBN-13
 9789275128411
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This publication is the product of a joint initiative between PAHO/WHO, USAID, SIDA (Swedish International Development Agency) and AECI, initiated in 2004/05 to identify options for extending social protection in health to mothers, newborns, and children in Latin American Countries. .../...
Title
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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 Lewis, G., De Bernis, L.
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2006 Order Number    19300213 ISBN-13
 9789241593670
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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. Highly commended in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology category*** This manual is intended to be a practical guide to be read and used at many different levels by many different people, especially health-care professionals and planners, policy-makers and community leaders. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    19300207 ISBN-13
 9789241599245
Price
CHF 132,00  / US$ 158,40 Developing countries    CHF 92,40
English
Evidence-based clinical practices that can save lives. Package includes the following manuals: . a href="http://bookorders.who.int/bookorders/anglais/detart1.jsp?sesslan=1&codlan=1&codcol=15&codcch=522"> Surgical Care for District Hospitals . a href="http://bookorders.who.int/bookorders/anglais/detart1. .../...
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2005 Order Number    15200070 ISBN-13
 9789290611912
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This maternal death review has provided an in-depth analysis of all factors that relate to maternal deaths of seven provinces that represent seven geographical regions in Viet Nam. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    15200063 ISBN-13
 9789290611745
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
WHO's Western Pacific Regional Office is currently supporting second generation HIV surveillance, which concentrates resources where they will yield information that is most useful in reducing the spread of HIV and providing care for those affected. .../...
Title
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2005 Order Number    12402005 ISBN-13
 9789241562904
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
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"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". .../...
Title
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2003 Order Number    11500553 ISBN-13
 9789241546225
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
Every year an estimated three million newborn babies die during the first week of life due to problems such as sepsis, tetanus, or asphyxia, or problems associated with trauma, low birth weight, or preterm birth. .../...
Title
Year
2001 Order Number    16300008 ISBN-13
 9789275122884
Price
CHF 44,00  / US$ 52,80 Developing countries    CHF 30,80
English
The concept of equity has emerged as a primary guiding for the work of the Pan American Sanitary Bureau. The Bureau has been gathering information on and examining issues related to disparities in health in the Americas, especially as they relate to socioeconomic factors. .../...
Title
Year
1997 Order Number    15000010 ISBN-13
 9789290611400
Price
CHF 7,00  / US$ 8,40 Developing countries    CHF 4,90
English
Describes a wide range of simple strategies and interventions that can be used to improve the management of maternal and child health programmes in developing countries. .../...
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Author Krasovec, K., Anderson, M.A.
Year
1991 Order Number    16100529 ISBN-13
 9789275115299
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
A state-of-the-art report on the use of simple, inexpensive anthropometric indicators to measure the nutritional status of pregnant women, predict pregnancy outcome, and identify women at risk. .../...
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1989 Order Number    19300001  
 
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
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