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Below is a list of WHO publications published in the last 6 months.
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Year
2015 Order Number   18000507 ISBN-13  
9789240694750
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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2015 Order Number   19300332 ISBN-13  
9789241509176
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This facilitators' guide for training community health workers (CHWs) and community volunteers (CVs) is intended for training in tuberculosis (TB) and integration of TB prevention and care services into community-based activities. The training lasts 3 days. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   18000506 ISBN-13  
9789240694743
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CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000505 ISBN-13  
9789240694736
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   11500883 ISBN-13  
9789241549004
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CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
In 2010 WHO convened an expert consultation on sexual health to make recommendations on strategic directions for RHR work in this area. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500902 ISBN-13  
9789241565011
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
WHO's Mental Health Atlas series has already established itself as the single most comprehensive and most widely used source of global information on mental health situation. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   11503662 ISBN-13  
9789241549127
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Malaria remains an important cause of illness and death in children and adults in countries in which it is endemic. Malaria control requires an integrated approach, including prevention (primarily vector control) and prompt treatment with effective antimalarial agents. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000462 ISBN-13  
9789240694101
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Malaria remains an important cause of illness and death in children and adults in countries in which it is endemic. Malaria control requires an integrated approach, including prevention (primarily vector control) and prompt treatment with effective antimalarial agents. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500900 ISBN-13  
9789241549257
Price
CHF 60,00  / US$ 72,00 Developing countries  CHF 42,00
English
Family planning allows people to attain their desired number of children and determine the spacing of pregnancies. It is achieved through use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000504 ISBN-13  
9789240694729
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500890 ISBN-13  
9789241549240
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
This manual provides practical step-by-step guidance to assist in the implementation of the 2006 WHO Guidelines for Safe Use of Wastewater, Excreta and Greywater. However, the approach and tools in the manual can be applied to all sanitary systems to ensure the system is managed to meet health objectives. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   11503853 ISBN-13  
9789241564861
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This report repositions a group of 17 neglected tropical diseases on the global development agenda at a time of profound transitions in the economies of endemic countries and in thinking about the overarching objectives of development. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000455 ISBN-13  
9789240694026
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
These are the first World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for the prevention, care and treatment of persons living with CHB infection, and complement similar recent published guidance by WHO on the prevention, care and treatment of infection due to the hepatitis C virus (HCV). .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   19300315 ISBN-13  
9789241549059
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
These are the first World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for the prevention, care and treatment of persons living with CHB infection, and complement similar recent published guidance by WHO on the prevention, care and treatment of infection due to the hepatitis C virus (HCV). .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   00209308  
 
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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 WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11902902  
 
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
Year
2015 Order Number   18000500 ISBN-13  
9789240694699
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   19305220 ISBN-13  
9789241509121
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The continued success in global tobacco control is detailed in the WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2015. Substantial progress has been made since the entry into force of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) ten years ago. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   18000458 ISBN-13  
9789240694064
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This fifth edition of the Guidelines for surveillance of drug resistance in tuberculosis is an updated version of earlier editions published in 1994, 1997, 2003 and 2009. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   19300319 ISBN-13  
9789241549134
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This fifth edition of the Guidelines for surveillance of drug resistance in tuberculosis is an updated version of earlier editions published in 1994, 1997, 2003 and 2009. The document takes into account recent advancements in laboratory diagnostics and subsequent WHO guidance. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000499 ISBN-13  
9789240694682
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CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author Maresso, A., Mladovsky, P., Thomson, S., Sagan, A., Karanikolos, M., Richardson, E., Cylus, J., Evetovits, T., Jowett, M
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2015 Order Number   13400159 ISBN-13  
9789289050340
Price
CHF 80,00  / US$ 96,00 Developing countries  CHF 56,00
English
The financial and economic crisis has had a visible but varied impact on many health systems in Europe, eliciting a wide range of responses from governments faced with increased financial and other pressures. .../...
 
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Author Alexa, J., Recka, L., Votapkova, J., van Ginneken, E., Spranger, A., Wittenbecher, F.
Year
2015 Order Number   13601701  
 
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The Health Systems in Transition (HiT) series consists of country-based reviews that provide a detailed description of a health system and of reform and policy initiatives in progress or under development in a specific country. Each review is produced by country experts in collaboration with the Observatory's staff. .../...
 
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Author Lekhan, V., Rudiy, V., Shevchenko, M., Kaluski, D.N., Richardson, E.
Year
2015 Order Number   13601702  
 
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The Health Systems in Transition (HiT) series consists of country-based reviews that provide a detailed description of a health system and of reform and policy initiatives in progress or under development in a specific country. Each review is produced by country experts in collaboration with the Observatory's staff. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   15200236 ISBN-13  
9789290617075
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
Antimicrobial resistance threatens great achievements in modern medicine and public health. Alarming levels of resistance to common hospital and community-acquired pathogens have been reported across the world. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   15200238 ISBN-13  
9789290617099
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This framework has been prepared to translate strategies and activities recommended by GVAP into the context of the Western Pacific Region and to incorporate all global and regional immunization goals. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   12700070 ISBN-13  
9789241660709
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
This volume contains monographs prepared at the seventy-ninth meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), which met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 17 to 26 June 2014.

The toxicological monographs in this volume summarize the safety data on six food additives. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000451 ISBN-13  
9789240693982
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
This volume contains monographs prepared at the seventy-ninth meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), which met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 17 to 26 June 2014.

The toxicological monographs in this volume summarize the safety data on six food additives. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000459 ISBN-13  
9789240694071
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This document aims to assist policy-makers, health care providers and researchers to understand key concepts in health ethics and to identify basic ethical questions surrounding health and health care. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300320 ISBN-13  
9789241549110
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This document aims to assist policy-makers, health care providers and researchers to understand key concepts in health ethics and to identify basic ethical questions surrounding health and health care. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300329 ISBN-13  
9789241564977
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This report is the first of its kind to measure health service coverage and financial protection to assess countries' progress towards universal health coverage. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   04502104  
 
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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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Year
2015 Order Number   18000498 ISBN-13  
9789240694675
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
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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Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000497 ISBN-13  
9789240694668
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Format PDF
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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Year
2015 Order Number   18000495 ISBN-13  
9789240694644
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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2015 Order Number   84100022 ISBN-13  
9789290340720
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
Portuguese
This is a report on the health of the people living in the African Region of the World Health Organization. It reflects a world that has undergone dramatic changes, with Africa as a continent becoming an increasingly important demographic and economic driver of global growth. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   24100022 ISBN-13  
9789290312048
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
French
Ceci est un rapport sur la santé des populations qui vivent dans la Région africaine de l'Organisation mondiale de la Santé. Le monde qu'il décrit a subi des transformations spectaculaires, le continent africain devenant un moteur démographique et économique de plus en plus important pour la croissance mondiale. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   11507740 ISBN-13  
9789241564830
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The World malaria report 2014 summarizes information received from 97 malaria endemic countries and other sources, and updates the analyses presented in 2013. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000423 ISBN-13  
9789240693593
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The World malaria report 2014 summarizes information received from 97 malaria endemic countries and other sources, and updates the analyses presented in 2013. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000494 ISBN-13  
9789240694637
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   00209307  
 
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. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000491 ISBN-13  
9789240693692
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
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 WHO
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2015 Order Number   11000993 ISBN-13  
9789241209939
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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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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000461 ISBN-13  
9789240694095
Price
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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Author Merbs, S., Resnikoff, S., Kello, A.B., Mariotti, S., Greene, G, West, S.K.
Year
2015 Order Number   11502865 ISBN-13  
9789241549011
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The updated version of this manual combines and updates material contained in three previous manuals on bilamellar tarsal rotation procedure, trabut procedure, and the final assessment of candidate trichiasis surgeons. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000493 ISBN-13  
9789240694620
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author Merbs, S, Resnikoff, S., Kello, A.B., Mariotti, S., Greene, G., West, S.K.
Year
2015 Order Number   21502865 ISBN-13  
9789242549010
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
French
La deuxième édition de ce manuel combine et met à jour les éléments contenus dans les trois manuels antérieurs consacrés à la rotation bilamellaire du tarse, à la méthode de Trabut et à l'évaluation finale des chirurgiens du trichiasis. .../...
 
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Format PDF
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2015 Order Number   18000492 ISBN-13  
9789240694590
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000488 ISBN-13  
9789240694576
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   59300294 ISBN-13  
9789245564812
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
Chinese
Many countries have already taken action at a national level to prohibit the use of all forms of asbestos to limit exposure and so control, prevent and ultimately eliminate asbestos-related diseases, from which at least 107 000 people die each year globally. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   49300294 ISBN-13  
9789244564813
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
Russian
Many countries have already taken action at a national level to prohibit the use of all forms of asbestos to limit exposure and so control, prevent and ultimately eliminate asbestos-related diseases, from which at least 107 000 people die each year globally. .../...
 
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Author Kringos, D., Boerma, D.S., Hutchinson, A., Saltman, R.
Year
2015 Order Number   13400156 ISBN-13  
9789289050333
Price
CHF 60,00  / US$ 72,00 Developing countries  CHF 42,00
English
This new volume consists of structured case studies summarizing the state of primary care in 31 European countries. .../...
 
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Author Nolte, E., Knai, C.
Year
2015 Order Number   13400155 ISBN-13  
9789289050326
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Many countries are exploring innovative approaches to redesign delivery systems to provide appropriate support to people with long-standing health problems. .../...
 
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Author Tello, J., Baez-Camargo, C.
Year
2015 Order Number   13400158 ISBN-13  
9789289050937
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This report takes stock of the measures that countries in the WHO European Region have put in place to strengthen their health systems' accountability since the adoption of the Tallinn Charter: Health Systems for Health and Wealth (2008) and the Health 2020 policy framework (2012). .../...
 
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Author SEARO
Year
2015 Order Number   15400040 ISBN-13  
9789290224730
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
For the prevention and management of birth defects, an enabling and supportive environment is crucial to encourage individuals, families and communities to adopt and sustain new behaviours. This is achieved through a range of health communication activities including community mobilization and media campaigns. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   19300294 ISBN-13  
9789241564816
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Many countries have already taken action at a national level to prohibit the use of all forms of asbestos to limit exposure and so control, prevent and ultimately eliminate asbestos-related diseases, from which at least 107 000 people die each year globally. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   29300294 ISBN-13  
9789242564815
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
French
Beaucoup de pays ont déjà pris des mesures au niveau national pour interdire l'usage de l'amiante sous toutes ses formes, afin de limiter l'exposition et de combattre, éviter et, au bout du compte, éliminer les maladies liées à l'amiante, à l'origine d'au moins 107 000 décès par an dans le monde. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   69300294 ISBN-13  
9789246564811
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
Arabic
Many countries have already taken action at a national level to prohibit the use of all forms of asbestos to limit exposure and so control, prevent and ultimately eliminate asbestos-related diseases, from which at least 107 000 people die each year globally. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   04502102  
 
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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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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   11500881 ISBN-13  
9789241548878
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Given the mixed history of success with past intervention projects and programmes, and the fact that the 2. .../...
 
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2015 Order Number   15200227  
 
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The Health Systems in Transition (HiT) profiles are country-based reports that provide a detailed description of a health system and of reform and policy initiatives in progress or under development in a specific country. Each profile is produced by country experts in collaboration with an international editor. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000489 ISBN-13  
9789240694569
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
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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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   18000487 ISBN-13  
9789240694552
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
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2015 Order Number   00209306  
 
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. .../...
 
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Author WHO
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2015 Order Number   18000486 ISBN-13  
9789240693685
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
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 WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11501900  
 
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,00
English
Family planning allows people to attain their desired number of children and determine the spacing of pregnancies. It is achieved through use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility. .../...
 
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Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000485 ISBN-13  
9789240694538
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000484 ISBN-13  
9789240694521
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500888 ISBN-13  
9789241564908
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
The health of the world's population is in a state of inequality. That is to say, there are vastly different stories to tell about a person's health depending on where they live, their level of education, and whether they are rich or poor, etc. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000433 ISBN-13  
9789240693807
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
.../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000457 ISBN-13  
9789240694057
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
The health of the world's population is in a state of inequality. That is to say, there are vastly different stories to tell about a person's health depending on where they live, their level of education, and whether they are rich or poor, etc. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000483 ISBN-13  
9789240694514
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Spiral bound
Year
2015 Order Number   11500885 ISBN-13  
9789241548922
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The mhGAP Intervention Guide (IG) is a clinical guide on mental, neurological and substance use disorders for general health care workers who work in non-specialized health care settings, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. .../...
 
Title
Format Hard cover
Author Saracci, R., Wild, C. P.
Year
2015 Order Number   17600034 ISBN-13  
9789283204404
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
.../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15200225 ISBN-13  
9789290616955
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
This policy brief aims to provide guidance for policy-makers in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) in the Asia Pacific region on actions that governments can take to improve and regulate quality of care in ambulatory care services. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000481 ISBN-13  
9789240694491
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500887 ISBN-13  
9789241564885
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
English
World Health Statistics 2015 contains WHO's annual compilation of health-related data for its 194 Member States, and includes a summary of the progress made towards achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000475 ISBN-13  
9789240694439
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
English
World Health Statistics 2015 contains WHO's annual compilation of health-related data for its 194 Member States, and includes a summary of the progress made towards achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300322 ISBN-13  
9789241549226
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This document provides a standard-based tool for health workforce planners and decision-makers developing an electronic system or modifying an existing health information system to count and document all health workers within national and subnational contexts. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11000992 ISBN-13  
9789241209922
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
The World Health Organization (WHO) Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations advises the Director-General of WHO in the area of medicines quality assurance. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000449 ISBN-13  
9789240693968
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
The World Health Organization (WHO) Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations advises the Director-General of WHO in the area of medicines quality assurance. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000480 ISBN-13  
9789240694484
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   00209305  
 
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
.
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
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11902901  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000478 ISBN-13  
9789240693678
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
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
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15200221 ISBN-13  
9789290617020
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
In the Western Pacific Region, more than 100 million people are affected by mental disorders - many of which can be prevented or managed with cost-effective interventions. These interventions would improve the quality of life of those affected, as well as reduce the total disease burden. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15200222 ISBN-13  
9789290617037
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
The Action Plan to Reduce the Double Burden of Malnutrition in the Western Pacific Region (2015-2020) brings together nutrition-related actions from global and regional guidance documents to address diet-related diseases and reduce nutritional risk factors. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15200223 ISBN-13  
9789290617044
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
The Western Pacific Region is home to 26% of the world's population but 36% of the world's tobacco users. Two people die per minute in the Region from tobacco-related diseases. Globally, tobacco stands to kill 1 billion lives in the 21st century-unless we act to curb the epidemic. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15200224 ISBN-13  
9789290616931
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The Health Systems in Transition (HiT) profiles are country-based reports that provide a detailed description of a health system and of reform and policy initiatives in progress or under development in a specific country. Each profile is produced by country experts in collaboration with an international editor. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15400038 ISBN-13  
9789290224600
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Today, all countries have access to computers and other communication tools to send, receive, store and retrieve data in a convenient manner, and the number of information and communications technology (ICT) applications is increasing at great speed. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15400039 ISBN-13  
9789290224761
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
National TB control programmes in all 11 Member States of the South-East Asia Region have made a substantial progress in implementing the components of the Stop TB strategy. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000477 ISBN-13  
9789240694460
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   15400037 ISBN-13  
9789290224594
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Member States of the World Health Organization (WHO) South-East Asia Region have made considerable efforts to provide an extra surge towards achieving the targets set by the United Nations (UN) Millennium Declaration in 2000 - the core values of which are enshrined in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2015 Order Number   18000476 ISBN-13  
9789240694453
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   41500872 ISBN-13  
9789289050678
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
Russian
Suicide impacts on the most vulnerable of the world's populations and is highly prevalent in already marginalized and discriminated groups of society. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   39300294 ISBN-13  
9789243564814
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
Spanish
Muchos países han adoptado medidas a nivel nacional para prohibir el uso de todas las formas de asbesto a fin de limitar la exposición al mismo, y de ese modo, controlar, prevenir y ?a la larga? eliminar las enfermedades relacionadas con el asbesto, que causan la muerte de al menos 107. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11000990 ISBN-13  
9789241209908
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This report represents the conclusions of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee convened to evaluate the safety of various food additives, including flavouring agents, and to prepare specifications for identity and purity. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000420 ISBN-13  
9789240693562
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This report represents the conclusions of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee convened to evaluate the safety of various food additives, including flavouring agents, and to prepare specifications for identity and purity. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000474 ISBN-13  
9789240694446
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   04502101  
 
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
.
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. .../...
 
Title
Year
2015 Order Number   11000991 ISBN-13  
9789241209915
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the thirty-sixth WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD). The ECDD is responsible for the assessment of therapeutic usefulness, the liability to abuse and dependence and the public health and social harm of each substance under review. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Kringos, D.S., Boerma, W.G.W., Hutchinson, A., Saltman, R.B.
Year
2015 Order Number   13400150 ISBN-13  
9789289050319
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
For many citizens primary health care is the first point of contact with their health care system, where most of their health needs are satisfied but also acting as the gate to the rest of the system. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Michelsen, K., Brand, H., Achterberg, P., Wilkinson, J.
Year
2015 Order Number   13400152 ISBN-13  
9789289050777
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This report addresses the current trends in Member States of the European Union (EU) and European Free Trade Association (EFTA) in how to promote better integration of health information systems. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
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
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000470 ISBN-13  
9789240694408
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000469 ISBN-13  
9789240694392
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
For more than eight decades, the Weekly Epidemiological Record has served as an essential instrument for the collation and dissemination of epidemiological data useful in disease surveillance on a global level. Priority is given to diseases or risk factors known to threaten international health.
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   18000465 ISBN-13  
9789240694217
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The toolkit aims to provide researchers with guidance for improving the quality of studies that use administrative data to better ascertain child maltreatment incidence, response and service delivery. However, these are complex studies to conduct, and the toolkit is not meant to be comprehensive. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300316 ISBN-13  
9789241549073
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The toolkit aims to provide researchers with guidance for improving the quality of studies that use administrative data to better ascertain child maltreatment incidence, response and service delivery. However, these are complex studies to conduct, and the toolkit is not meant to be comprehensive. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   00209304  
 
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
.
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
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   11500884 ISBN-13  
9789241549028
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The objective of this guideline is to provide recommendations on the consumption of free sugars to reduce the risk of NCDs in adults and children, particularly focusing on the prevention and control of unhealthy weight gain and dental caries. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   17200104 ISBN-13  
9789283213277
Price
CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
This one-hundred-and-fourth volume of the IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans is the eighth volume devoted to infectious biological agents. Several have been recognized as major risk factors involved in the burden of cancer. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   17200105 ISBN-13  
9789283213284
Price
CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
In 1988, IARC classified diesel exhaust as probably carcinogenic to humans (Group 2A). An Advisory Group which reviews and recommends future priorities for the IARC Monographs Program had recommended diesel exhaust as a high priority for re-evaluation since 1998. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2015 Order Number   17200106 ISBN-13  
9789283201441
Price
CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
This volume of the IARC Monographs provides an assessment of the carcinogenic hazards associated with exposure to seven chlorinated solvents, including trichloroethylene, tetrachloroethylene, and their metabolites (dichloroacetic acid, trichloroacetic acid, and chloral hydrate). .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300318 ISBN-13  
9789241508315
Price