Bulletin of WHO Vol. 94, No. 8, 2016
WHO BULLETIN. (Published in English with abstracts in French, Spanish, Arabic)
World Health Organization
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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. As the flagship periodical of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Bulletin draws on WHO experts as editorial advisers, reviewers and authors as well as on external collaborators.

In this month's issue: A time for action: antimicrobial resistance needs global response; The amount of penicillin needed to prevent mother-to-child transmission of syphilis; Public health round-up; Promising new tools to fight Aedes mosquitoes; Reforming mental health in Lebanon amid refugee crises; Textual analysis of sugar industry influence on the World Health Organization?s 2015 sugars intake guideline; Background review for diagnostic test development for Zika virus infection; Uptake of the World Health Organization?s trauma care guidelines: a systematic review; Medical monitoring of asbestos-exposed workers: experience from Poland; The importance of assessing self-reported HIV status in bio-behavioural surveys; Tetanus disease and deaths in men reveal need for vaccination; A bedside test for methemoglobinemia, Sri Lanka; Point-of-care HIV tests done by peers, Brazil; Food fortification for impact: a data-driven approach.