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Below is a list of WHO publications published in the last 6 months.
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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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Format Hard cover
Author Parkin DM, Ferlay J, Jemal A, Borok M, Manraj SS, N'da GG, Ogunbiyi FJ, Liu B, Bray F
Year
2018 Order Number   17300167 ISBN-13  
9789283222200
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
The Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa volume brings together population-based cancer incidence data from 25 cancer registries in 20 sub-Saharan African countries that are part of the African Cancer Registry Network. .../...
 
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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  
 
Price
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
Price
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
Year
2018 Order Number   17004011 ISBN-13  
9789283224402
Price
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  
 
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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2018 Order Number   00209609  
 
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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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  
 
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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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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2018 Order Number   04502405  
 
Price
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   03200304  
 
Price
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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2018 Order Number   03200401  
 
Price
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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2018 Order Number   13400172 ISBN-13  
9789289051439
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This publication, the first in a new series of profiles of health and well-being, presents an analysis of the state of and trends in health in Greece. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   13400174 ISBN-13  
9789289051521
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This publication, the second in a new series of profiles of health and well-being, presents an analysis of the state of and trends in health in Slovenia. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   11500941 ISBN-13  
9789241514019
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Mental Health Atlas series is considered the most comprehensive resource on global information on mental health and an important tool for developing and planning mental health services within countries and regions. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   11500942 ISBN-13  
9789241565622
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
GISRS is a truly unique global public health achievement and one of the most enduring international public health collaborations in history. From its early beginnings as a network of 26 laboratories, GISRS now encompasses more than 150 laboratories in more than 100 countries. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209608  
 
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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2018 Order Number   13400195 ISBN-13  
9789289053198
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
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2018 Order Number   17200113 ISBN-13  
9789283201519
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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 DDT and lindane (both organochlorine insecticides), and 2,4-D (a chlorophenoxy herbicide).

DDT is one of the most studied chemicals of environmental concern. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   17200114 ISBN-13  
9789283201526
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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 consumption of red meat and the consumption of processed meat.

Red meat refers to unprocessed mammalian muscle meat (e.g. beef, veal, pork, lamb) including that which may be minced or frozen. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   17200115 ISBN-13  
9789283201533
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CHF 55,00  / US$ 66,00 Developing countries  CHF 38,50
English
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2018 Order Number   11001011 ISBN-13  
9789241210201
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries  CHF 49,00
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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2018 Order Number   00209607  
 
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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2018 Order Number   04502407  
 
Price
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 Rechel B, Maresso A, Sagan A, Hernandez-Quevedo C, Williams G, Richardson E, Jakubowski E, Nolte E
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2018 Order Number   13400191 ISBN-13  
9789289051705
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
What are public health services? Countries across Europe understand what they are, or what they should include, differently. This study describes the experiences of nine countries, detailing the ways they have opted to organize and finance public health services and train and employ their public health workforce. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Author World Health Organization
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2018 Order Number   11500940 ISBN-13  
9789241565585
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
The World Health Statistics series is WHO?s annual snapshot of the state of the world?s health. This 2018 edition contains the latest available data for 36 health-related Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
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2018 Order Number   13400194 ISBN-13  
9789289053105
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The report identified relevant documents through an evidence review of the peer-reviewed and grey literature in English and Russian, including websites of relevant national and international organizations and ministries of health across the WHO European Region. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   19300397 ISBN-13  
9789241550215
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
English
This up-to-date, comprehensive and consolidated guideline on essential intrapartum care brings together new and existing WHO recommendations that, when delivered as a package, will ensure good-quality and evidence-based care irrespective of the setting or level of health care. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209606  
 
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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2018 Order Number   11001010 ISBN-13  
9789241210195
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries  CHF 49,00
English
The Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations works towards clear, independent and practical standards and guidelines for the quality assurance of medicines.

Standards are developed by the Committee through worldwide consultation and an international consensus-building process. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   11001009 ISBN-13  
9789241210188
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This report presents the recommendations of the thirty-ninth 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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Format Paper Back
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2018 Order Number   11903201  
 
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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2018 Order Number   19300396 ISBN-13  
9789241550208
Price
CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
English
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   29300396 ISBN-13  
9789242550207
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CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
French
Les recommandations énoncées dans les présentes lignes directrices fournissent des orientations générales, fondées sur des données factuelles, pour le déploiement de la communication sur les risques lors d'une crise. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   00209605  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2018 Order Number   18000814 ISBN-13  
9789240698093
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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2018 Order Number   29300365 ISBN-13  
9789242550009
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
French
La mise à jour des Lignes directrices pour le traitement de la tuberculose sensible aux médicaments et la prise en charge du patient est importante dans le contexte de la Stratégie pour mettre fin à la TB, qui recommande le traitement et le soutien du patient pour toutes les personnes atteintes de TB. .../...
 
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Format Spiral bound
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2018 Order Number   19300399 ISBN-13  
9789241565530
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CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
This manual provides concise and up-to-date knowledge on 15 infectious diseases that have the potential to become international threats, and tips on how to respond to each of them.

The 21st century has already been marked by major epidemics. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   19300400 ISBN-13  
9789241512442
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
Ten years in public health 2007-2017 chronicles the evolution of global public health over the decade that Margaret Chan served as Director-General at the World Health Organization.

This series of chapters evaluates successes, setbacks, and enduring challenges during the decade. .../...
 
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Author Fekri O, Macarayan ER, Klazinga N
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2018 Order Number   13400192 ISBN-13  
9789289053044
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CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The practice of health systems performance assessment (HSPA) varies across the WHO European Region. Consequently, there is a need for baseline information about HSPA across Member States. This review summarizes HSPA domains and indicators used by Member States in their HSPA or health system-related reports. .../...
 
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Author Fekri, O, Macarayan, ER, Klazinga, N
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2018 Order Number   13400193 ISBN-13  
9789289053013
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Studies have established the health promoting properties of two European diets: the Mediterranean diet and the Nordic diet. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   21500933 ISBN-13  
9789242511932
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
French
La mise en oeuvre de toute intervention de prévention de la noyade commence par une évaluation de la situation visant à établir un certain nombre de faits essentiels pour dégager les priorités et assurer une bonne planification. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   31500933 ISBN-13  
9789243511931
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
Spanish
Esta guía propone medidas prácticas para reducir los ahogamientos, uno de los problemas de salud pública más revenibles, desatendidos y urgentes. .../...
 
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2018 Order Number   41500933 ISBN-13  
9789244511930
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CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
Russian
This guide provides practical steps to reduce drowning - one of the world's most preventable, neglected and pressing public health issues. .../...
 
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