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Below is a list of WHO publications published in the last 6 months.
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2019 Order Number   11001014 ISBN-13  
9789241210232
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This report represents the conclusions of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee (JECFA) convened to evaluate the safety of various food additives, including flavouring agents, with a view to concluding on safety concerns and to prepare specifications for the identity and purity of the food additives. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   11500948 ISBN-13  
9789241565639
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CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries  CHF 49,00
English
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2019 Order Number   11500947 ISBN-13  
9789241565653
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This year's report shows that after an unprecedented period of success in global malaria control, progress has stalled. Data from 2015?2017 highlight that no significant progress in reducing global malaria cases was made in this period. There were an estimated 219 million cases and 435 000 related deaths in 2017. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   19900070 ISBN-13  
9789241550314
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CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries  CHF 105,00
English
Quality assurance of pharmaceutical products is a continuing concern of WHO. Despite efforts made around the world to ensure a supply of quality and effective medicines, substandard products still compromise health-care delivery in many countries. .../...
 
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Author EURO
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2019 Order Number   13400202 ISBN-13  
9789289053433
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CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
With the half-way point in the implementation period of Health 2020 having been crossed, this report reflects on the effect that the policy has had on the Region. .../...
 
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Author WPRO
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2019 Order Number   15200274 ISBN-13  
9789290618386
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This report was prepared for the Asia-Pacific Regional Forum on Health and Environment held on 6?8 October 2016 in Manila, Philippines. .../...
 
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Author WPRO
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2019 Order Number   15200275 ISBN-13  
9789290618515
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CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
The Regional Strategy and Plan of Action for Measles and Rubella Elimination in the Western Pacific was endorsed by the 68th session of the WHO Regional Committee in 2017. .../...
 
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Author WPRO
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2019 Order Number   15200276 ISBN-13  
9789290618461
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Target 5A of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) was to reduce maternal deaths by 75% between 1990 and 2015. .../...
 
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Author EURO
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2019 Order Number   43400203 ISBN-13  
9789289053471
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
Russian
The publication of the European health report every three years gives readers ? including policy-makers, politicians, public health specialists and journalists ? a vital snapshot of health in the WHO European Region and progress towards health and well-being for all. .../...
 
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Author EURO
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2019 Order Number   73400203 ISBN-13  
9789289053464
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
German
The publication of the European health report every three years gives readers ? including policy-makers, politicians, public health specialists and journalists ? a vital snapshot of health in the WHO European Region and progress towards health and well-being for all. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   00209702  
 
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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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2019 Order Number   19300405 ISBN-13  
9789241550406
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Medical abortion care encompasses the management of various clinical conditions including spontaneous and induced abortion (both viable and non-viable pregnancies), incomplete abortion and intrauterine fetal demise, as well as post-abortion contraception. .../...
 
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Format CD-Rom - DVD Rom
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2019 Order Number   19900069 ISBN-13  
9789241550307
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CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries  CHF 105,00
English
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2019 Order Number   11500943 ISBN-13  
9789241514279
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) infections are a substantial health issue worldwide. Circa 2010, foodborne STEC caused > 1 million human illnesses, 128 deaths, and ~ 13,000 Disability Adjusted Life Years (DALYs). .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   19300404 ISBN-13  
9789241514187
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Regular physical activity is proven to help prevent and treat noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes and breast and colon cancer. It also helps to prevent hypertension, overweight and obesity and can improve mental health, quality of life and well-being. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   11500945 ISBN-13  
9789241565684
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CHF 80,00  / US$ 96,00 Developing countries  CHF 56,00
English
The Global status report on road safety 2018, launched by WHO in December 2018, highlights that the number of annual road traffic deaths has reached 1.35 million. Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of people aged 5-29 years. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   13400201 ISBN-13  
9789289053686
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Interpretive front-of-pack food labelling (FOPL) is a policy priority for promoting healthy diets. Research evidence indicates that consumers have a reasonable understanding of interpretive FOPL systems and their understanding improves with label familiarity and consistency within the market. .../...
 
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2019 Order Number   00209701  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   19300403 ISBN-13  
9789241513081
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
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Author Grossniklaus HE, Eberhart CG, Kivelä TT
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2018 Order Number   17004012 ISBN-13  
9789283244974
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CHF 135,00  / US$ 162,00 Developing countries  CHF 94,50
English
The WHO Classification of Tumours of the Eye is the 12th and final volume in the 4th edition of the WHO series on the classification of human tumours. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209612  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   11500944 ISBN-13  
9789241565646
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CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
WHO has published a global TB report every year since 1997. The main aim of the report is to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date assessment of the TB epidemic, and of progress in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the disease at global, regional and country levels. .../...
 
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Author Rechel B., Jakubowski E., McKee M., Nolte E.
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2018 Order Number   13400196 ISBN-13  
9789289051729
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
How are public health services in Europe organized and financed? With European health systems facing a plethora of challenges that can be addressed through public health interventions, there is renewed interest in strengthening public health services. Yet, there are enormous gaps in our knowledge. .../...
 
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Author Rechel B., Maresso A., Sagan A., Hernandey-Quevedo C., Richardson E., Jakubowski E., McKee M., Nolte E.
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2018 Order Number   13400197 ISBN-13  
9789289051712
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
Growing levels of obesity (including among children), continued harmful consumption of alcohol, and the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) are some of the greatest contemporary challenges to the health of European populations. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   39300396 ISBN-13  
9789243550206
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
Spanish
Las recomendaciones incluidas en estas directrices ofrecen una orientación general, basada en la evidencia científica, sobre cómo poner en práctica la comunicación de riesgos en una situación de emergencia. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   49300396 ISBN-13  
9789244550205
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
Russian
The recommendations in these guidelines provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practised in an emergency.

During public health emergencies, people need to know what health risks they face, and what actions they can take to protect their health and lives. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   59300396 ISBN-13  
9789245550204
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
Chinese
The recommendations in these guidelines provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practised in an emergency.

During public health emergencies, people need to know what health risks they face, and what actions they can take to protect their health and lives. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   69300396 ISBN-13  
9789246550203
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
Arabic
The recommendations in these guidelines provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practised in an emergency.

During public health emergencies, people need to know what health risks they face, and what actions they can take to protect their health and lives. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   89300396 ISBN-13  
9789248550201
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
Portuguese
The recommendations in these guidelines provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practised in an emergency.

During public health emergencies, people need to know what health risks they face, and what actions they can take to protect their health and lives. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209611  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   13602003  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
On the occasion of Austria?s EU Presidency, the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies has released a new (HiT) health system review. It highlights reforms that aim to improve governance, increase healthy life expectancy and improve quality and efficiency of service delivery. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   19300402 ISBN-13  
9789241565615
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This report takes a detailed look at the current status of childhood immunization in 10 priority countries: Afghanistan, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and Uganda. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13400198 ISBN-13  
9789289053600
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Community empowerment has been frequently studied at subnational levels but it is less clear how to measure it at a national level. Mixed methods approaches would be advantageous, using quantitative data from databases plus qualitative information to derive a range of variables and indicators. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13400200 ISBN-13  
9789289053501
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The provision of effective health care to linguistically and culturally diverse migrant populations has been identified as a crucial public health issue. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13602001  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This analysis of the Estonian health system reviews recent developments in organization and governance, health financing, health-care provision, health reforms and health system performance. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13602004  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies has released a new (HiT) health system review on Bulgaria with a special focus on the developments and health system reforms since 2012. This new report will be launched in Varna, Bulgaria, at the Prof. Dr. P. Stoyanov Medical University on 1-2 October 2018. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209610  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   13602002  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This analysis of the Spanish health system reviews recent developments in organization and governance, health financing, health care provision, health reforms and health system performance. Overall health status continues to improve in Spain, and life expectancy is the highest in the European Union. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   31500828 ISBN-13  
9789243548272
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 20,00
Spanish
Lograr, mantener y mejorar la exactitud, la puntualidad y la fiabilidad son los principales retos de los laboratorios de salud. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   15200270 ISBN-13  
9789290617914
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
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2018 Order Number   15200271 ISBN-13  
9789290618133
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Overweight and obesity have become urgent global health issues in recent decades. Globally, the number of overweight children under the age of 5 years has increased from 32 million in 2000 to 41 million in 2014, corresponding to an increase in prevalence from 5.0% to 6.1%. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   15200272 ISBN-13  
9789290618164
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Environmental determinants of health are responsible for more than a quarter of the burden of disease in the Western Pacific Region. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   15200273 ISBN-13  
9789290618478
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
The Western Pacific Regional Food Safety Strategy 2011-2015 has contributed to good progress in food safety across the Western Pacific Region. However, more than 125 million people fall ill and more than 50 000 die annually from unsafe food in the Region. .../...
 
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Author Elder DE, Massi D, Scolyer R, Willemze R
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2018 Order Number   17004011 ISBN-13  
9789283224402
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CHF 135,00  / US$ 162,00 Developing countries  CHF 94,50
English
The WHO Classification of Skin Tumours is the 11th volume in the 4th edition of the WHO series on the classification of human tumours. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13601904  
 
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This analysis of the Georgian health system reviews developments in its organization and governance, health financing, health-care provision, health reforms and health system performance. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13601905  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   00209609  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   11001012 ISBN-13  
9789241210218
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CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
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2018 Order Number   04502406  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   11903202  
 
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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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2018 Order Number   03200402  
 
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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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