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Below is a list of WHO publications published in the last 6 months.
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2017 Order Number   19300394 ISBN-13  
9789241512404
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CHF 80,00  / US$ 96,00 Developing countries  CHF 56,00
English
Powerful demographic and economic forces are shaping health workforce needs and demands worldwide.

Effectively addressing growing population need and economic demand for health workers stands as one of our foremost global challenges. .../...
 
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Author De Vito E, Parente P, de Waure C, Poscia A, Ricciadi W
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2017 Order Number   13400189 ISBN-13  
9789289052740
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This review focuses on existing immunization policies and practices for migrants and refugees and provides an overview of barriers and facilitators for access to and utilization of immunization services. .../...
 
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Author Victoria Blessing, Anoushka Davé, Peter Varnai
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2017 Order Number   13400190 ISBN-13  
9789289052757
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The World Health Assembly in 2005 urged Member States to establish or strengthen knowledge transfer mechanisms to support evidence-informed health policies and health care delivery. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300389 ISBN-13  
9789241550147
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Sexual abuse of children and adolescents is a gross violation of their rights and a global public health problem. It adversely affects the health of children and adolescents. Health care providers are in a unique position to provide an empathetic response to children and adolescents who have been sexually abused. .../...
 
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Author EURO
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2017 Order Number   03200303  
 
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
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This bilingual English/Russian peer-reviewed journal produced by the WHO Regional Office for Europe gives access to scientists and public health practitioners for the publication of lessons learned from the field, as original research work, to facilitate the use of evidence and good practice for public health action.
 
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Author EURO
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2017 Order Number   03200302  
 
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
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This bilingual English/Russian peer-reviewed journal produced by the WHO Regional Office for Europe gives access to scientists and public health practitioners for the publication of lessons learned from the field, as original research work, to facilitate the use of evidence and good practice for public health action.
 
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Author Scott L. Greer, Matthias Wismar, Gabriele Pastorino, Monika Kosinska
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2017 Order Number   13400185 ISBN-13  
9789289050432
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
English
Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) can make a vital contribution to public health and health systems, but harnessing their potential is complex in a Europe where government-CSO relations vary so profoundly. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   11001006 ISBN-13  
9789241210157
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CHF 90,00  / US$ 108,00 Developing countries  CHF 63,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the WHO Expert Committee responsible for updating the WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines. It contains a summary of the Committee's considerations and justifications for additions and changes to the Model Lists, including its recommendations. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   11903103  
 
Price
CHF 33,00  / US$ 39,60 Developing countries  CHF 23,10
English
WHO Drug Information communicates pharmaceutical information that is either developed and issued by WHO or transmitted to WHO by research and regulatory agencies throughout the World. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   12700073 ISBN-13  
9789241660730
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CHF 90,00  / US$ 108,00 Developing countries  CHF 63,00
English
This volume contains monographs prepared at the eighty-second meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), which met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 7 to 16 June 2016. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   11502541 ISBN-13  
9789241565493
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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. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300387 ISBN-13  
9789241550130
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
These guidelines present evidence-based recommendations and best practice statements on use of medically important antimicrobials in food-producing animals, based on the WHO list of critically important antimicrobials for human medicine (WHO CIA List). .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   00209511  
 
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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. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19305255 ISBN-13  
9789241512893
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The JMP 2017 update report presents indicators and baseline estimates for the drinking water, sanitation and hygiene targets within the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   17200110 ISBN-13  
9789283201489
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CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
This volume of the IARC Monographs provides evaluations of the carcinogenicity of perfluorooctanoic acid, tetrafluoroethylene, 1,2-dichloropropane, dichloromethane, and 1,3-propane sultone. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   17200111 ISBN-13  
9789283201496
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CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
This volume of the IARC Monographs provides an assessment of the carcinogenicity of fluoro-edenite fibrous amphibole, silicon carbide fibres and whiskers, and carbon nanotubes, including single-walled and multiwalled types. None of these agents had been assessed previously by the IARC Monographs Working Group. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   17200112 ISBN-13  
9789283201502
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CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
This volume of the IARC Monographs provides evaluations of the carcinogenicity of some organophosphate insecticides and herbicides, including diazinon, glyphosate, malathion, parathion, and tetrachlorvinphos. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   31500712 ISBN-13  
9789243547237
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
Spanish
Las infecciones relacionadas con la atención sanitaria son una causa de morbilidad y mortalidad, ocasionan una pérdida de recursos para el sector de la salud y reducen los ingresos de hogares de todo el mundo. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   00209510  
 
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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. .../...
 
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Author Leena Eklund Karlsson, Ryoko Takahashi
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2017 Order Number   13400186 ISBN-13  
9789289052665
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Evidence syntheses use multidisciplinary and intersectoral sources of evidence to support policy-making. The Health Evidence Network (HEN) has supported and strengthened the use of evidence in health policy-making in the WHO European Region since 2003. .../...
 
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Author Dyakova M, Hamelmann C, Bellis MA, Besnier E, Grey CNB, Ashton K, Schwappach A, Clar C
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2017 Order Number   13400187 ISBN-13  
9789289052597
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
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Author Matthew Saunders, Ben Barr, Phil McHale, Christoph Hamelmann
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2017 Order Number   13400188 ISBN-13  
9789289052658
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Evidence indicates that actions within four main themes (early child development, fair employment and decent work, social protection, and the living environment) are likely to have the greatest impact on the social determinants of health and health inequities. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300339 ISBN-13  
9789241549479
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 13,50
English
A national ear and hearing care strategy should seek to reduce the prevalence, incidence and impact of hearing loss in the community, through public health approaches that are integrated with the country's health system and service delivery. .../...
 
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Author EMRO
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2017 Order Number   04502309  
 
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
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2017 Order Number   11502609 ISBN-13  
9789241565509
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The Atlas project on neurological disorders aims at collecting, compiling and disseminating information on global health-care resources available to cope with the growing burden of neurological disorders. .../...
 
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Author Christine Joy Candari, Jonathan Cylus, Ellen Nolte
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2017 Order Number   13400184 ISBN-13  
9789289050425
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Unhealthy diets and low physical activity contribute to many chronic diseases and disability; they are responsible for some 2 in 5 deaths worldwide and for about 30% of the global disease burden. .../...
 
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Author Walter Prendiville, Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan
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2017 Order Number   17700045 ISBN-13  
9789283224587
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This colposcopy manual was developed in the context of the cervical cancer screening research studies of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the related technical support provided to national programmes. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2017 Order Number   00209509  
 
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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. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   29300299 ISBN-13  
9789242548747
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
French
La première édition de l'ouvrage a été publiée en 2006. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19306220 ISBN-13  
9789241512824
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The report "Monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies" tracks the status of the tobacco epidemic and interventions to combat it. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300331 ISBN-13  
9789241549349
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CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
In the face of recent pandemic threats (severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), avian influenza A H5N1, pandemic influenza A H1N1 and the 2014 Ebola virus disease outbreak) and disasters in general, debate has arisen about the ethical basis of research, surveillance and patient care in such situations. .../...
 
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Author EMRO
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2017 Order Number   04502308  
 
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
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Summary unavailable.
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   11903102  
 
Price
CHF 33,00  / US$ 39,60 Developing countries  CHF 23,10
English
WHO Drug Information communicates pharmaceutical information that is either developed and issued by WHO or transmitted to WHO by research and regulatory agencies throughout the World. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   19300379 ISBN-13  
9789241549943
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The use of multiple micronutrient powders for point-of-use fortification of foods has been suggested as an alternative to mitigate or overcome the constraints associated with supplementation and mass fortification. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300380 ISBN-13  
9789241549516
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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   11001004 ISBN-13  
9789241210133
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CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of a WHO Expert Committee commissioned to coordinate activities leading to the adoption of international recommendations for the production and control of vaccines and other biological substances, and the establishment of international biological reference materials. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   21500906 ISBN-13  
9789242549393
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
French
Ce Manuel est conçu principalement pour être utilisé par les administrateurs de PNLP et les établissements de soins disposant de services de laboratoire, en les aidant à mettre en place et à maintenir un programme durable d'AQ du diagnostic microscopique du paludisme. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   00209508  
 
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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. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   41500925 ISBN-13  
9789244549841
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
Russian
Haemovigilance includes the monitoring, reporting, investigation and analysis of adverse events related to the donation, processing and transfusion of blood, and taking actions to prevent their occurrence or recurrence. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   81500925 ISBN-13  
9789248549847
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
Portuguese
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2017 Order Number   11500925 ISBN-13  
9789241549844
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Haemovigilance includes the monitoring, reporting, investigation and analysis of adverse events related to the donation, processing and transfusion of blood, and taking actions to prevent their occurrence or recurrence. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   19300365 ISBN-13  
9789241550000
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The update of the Guidelines for treatment of drug-susceptible tuberculosis and patient care is important in the context of the End TB Strategy, which recommends treatment and patient support for all people with TB. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   21500925 ISBN-13  
9789242549843
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
French
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2017 Order Number   19300378 ISBN-13  
9789241512596
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer among light-skinned populations. The chief environmental cause of skin cancer is ultraviolet radiation (UVR). .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   21500890 ISBN-13  
9789242549249
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CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
French
Le présent manuel de Planification de la gestion de la sécurité sanitaire de l'assainissement (PGSSA) fournit des orientations pratiques, étape par étape, permettant de faciliter l'application des Directives 2006 de l'OMS portant sur une utilisation sans risque des eaux usées, des excreta et des eaux ménagères. .../...
 
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Author EMRO
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2017 Order Number   04502307  
 
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
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The EMHJ was launched in 1995 as a peer-reviewed medical journal. Starting January 2010, the Journal has been given a new format and is now published monthly. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   19300349 ISBN-13  
9789241549622
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
The World Health Organization has developed these Nurse Educator Core Competencies to enable educators to effectively contribute to the attainment of high quality education, and the production of effective, efficient and skilled nurses who are able to respond to the health needs of the populations they serve. .../...
 
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Author Neda Milevska Kostova, Snezhana Chichevalieva, Ninex A Ponce, Ewout van Ginneken, Juliane Winkelmann
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2017 Order Number   13601903  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Since its independence in 1991 population health in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia has improved significantly, with life expectancy and mortality rates for both adults and children reaching similar levels as in ex-socialist EU Member States. However, death rates caused by unhealthy behaviour remain high. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2017 Order Number   00209507  
 
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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. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   11001005 ISBN-13  
9789241210140
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the thirty-eighth WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD). The ECDD is responsible for the assessment of psychoactive substances for possible scheduling under the international drug control conventions. .../...
 
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Author Lloyd RV, Osamura RY, Klöppel G, Rosai J
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2017 Order Number   17004010 ISBN-13  
9789283244936
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CHF 135,00  / US$ 162,00 Developing countries  CHF 94,50
English
The WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs is the tenth volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. .../...
 
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Format PDF
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2017 Order Number   18000672 ISBN-13  
9789240696440
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the thirty-eighth WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD). The ECDD is responsible for the assessment of psychoactive substances for possible scheduling under the international drug control conventions. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   11500936 ISBN-13  
9789241512183
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The National health inequality monitoring: a step-by-step manual was designed to serve as a highly accessible, practical reference for the practice of health inequality monitoring. .../...
 
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2017 Order Number   29300350 ISBN-13  
9789242549652
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
French
La présente boîte à outils destinée à favoriser une gestion vectorielle intégrée (GVI) vise à aider les directeurs de programmes nationaux et régionaux à coordonner leurs activités à travers différents secteurs et leur permettre de concevoir et mettre en oeuvre de grands programmes GVI. .../...
 
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Author EMRO
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2017 Order Number   04502306  
 
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
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The EMHJ was launched in 1995 as a peer-reviewed medical journal. Starting January 2010, the Journal has been given a new format and is now published monthly. .../...
 
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