List of WHO publications: Noninfectious diseases
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Title
Author Pikhart, H., Pikhartova, J.
Year
2015 Order Number    13400153 ISBN-13
 9789289050838
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This report summarizes the best available evidence for a link between psychosocial factors and cardiovascular and cancer morbidity and mortality in Europe. A total of 1822 Medline and PubMed articles published in English since January 2000 were searched, identifying 37 systematic reviews and meta-analyses. .../...
Title
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number    18000444 ISBN-13
 9789240693913
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
This global status report is the second in a triennial series tracking world wide progress in prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). The majority of NCDs are preventable. This report gives encouraging evidence that premature NCD deaths can indeed be significantly reduced worldwide. The primary target audience of this report are Ministers of Health. .../...
Title
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number    11502815 ISBN-13
 9789241564854
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
This global status report is the second in a triennial series tracking worldwide progress in prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). The majority of NCDs are preventable. This report gives encouraging evidence that premature NCD deaths can indeed be significantly reduced worldwide. The primary target audience of this report are Ministers of Health. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    15200194 ISBN-13
 9789290616184
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries    CHF 9,80
English
This report highlights the most successful work achieved with AusAID support and with the cooperation and work of Member States in the Region. "The actions that make a difference" is so-called because of consistency with the "Best Buy" interventions. .../...
Title
Author Stewart, B,, Wild, C.P.
Year
2013 Order Number    18000278 ISBN-13
 9789283204336
Price
CHF 65,00  / US$ 78,00 Developing countries    CHF 45,50
English
This book from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, the specialized cancer agency of the World Health Organization, provides a unique global view of cancer, including cancer patterns, causes, and prevention. The World Cancer Report series is recognized as an authoritative source of global perspective and information on cancer. The first volume appeared in 2003 and the second in 2008. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000264 ISBN-13
 9789289014014
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Poorer people live shorter lives and are more often ill than the rich. This disparity has drawn attention to the remarkable sensitivity of health to the social environment. This publication examines this social gradient in health, and explains how psychological and social influences affect physical health and longevity. .../...
Title
Year
2007 Order Number    15206076 ISBN-13
 9789290612452
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This publication should be of use to health policy-makers and programme managers, either as a reference document or in conjunction with in-service training. This module on noncommunicable diseases is designed to improve awareness, knowledge and skills of health providers regarding poverty and gender concern in the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases.
Title
Year
2007 Order Number    15200105 ISBN-13
 9789290612346
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Based on a review of available literature, this monograph explores the links between poverty and noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) with particular reference to the Western Pacific Region. .../...
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