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Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2015 Order Number   19300295 ISBN-13  
9789241548908
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is defined as a state of persistent immune response to stimulation by Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens without evidence of clinically manifested active TB. A direct measurement tool for M. tuberculosis infection in humans is currently unavailable. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000422 ISBN-13  
9789240693586
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
2014 Order Number   18000418 ISBN-13  
9789240693548
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
2014 Order Number   18000419 ISBN-13  
9789240693555
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 Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   21500872 ISBN-13  
9789242564778
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
French
Le suicide affecte les populations les plus vulnérables de la planète et plus particulièrement les groupes sociaux qui souffrent déjà de marginalisation et de discrimination. Ce grave problème de santé publique ne sévit pas seulement dans les pays développés. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   28000386 ISBN-13  
9789240693203
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
French
Le suicide affecte les populations les plus vulnérables de la planète et plus particulièrement les groupes sociaux qui souffrent déjà de marginalisation et de discrimination. Ce grave problème de santé publique ne sévit pas seulement dans les pays développés. .../...
 
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2014 Order Number   31500872 ISBN-13  
9789275318508
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
Spanish
Los suicidios se cobran un costo alto. Más de 800 000 personas mueren cada año por suicidio, y esta es la segunda causa principal de muerte entre personas de 15 a 29 años de edad. Hay indicios de que, por cada adulto que se suicidó, posiblemente más de otros 20 intentaron suicidarse. .../...
 
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Author EMRO
Year
2014 Order Number   04502010  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000417 ISBN-13  
9789240693531
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 Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   11500874 ISBN-13  
9789241564786
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Globally an estimated 359 000 people drown worldwide each year, among them more than 63 000 children under the age of 5 years. Drowning is one of the ten leading causes of death for children in every region of the world. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000336 ISBN-13  
9789240692435
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 PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000391 ISBN-13  
9789240693265
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Globally an estimated 359 000 people drown worldwide each year, among them more than 63 000 children under the age of 5 years. Drowning is one of the ten leading causes of death for children in every region of the world. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000416 ISBN-13  
9789240693524
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is defined as a state of persistent immune response to stimulation by Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens without evidence of clinically manifested active TB. A direct measurement tool for M. tuberculosis infection in humans is currently unavailable. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   00209211  
 
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. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   04502009  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000415 ISBN-13  
9789240693517
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200209 ISBN-13  
9789290616559
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
This regional plan calls for a systematic approach to Noncommunicable Diseases (NCD) prevention and control. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15204193 ISBN-13  
9789290616405
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries  CHF 9,80
English
The Human Resources for Health (HRH) country profiles series present an overview of the health workforce in the countries of the Western Pacific region. They serve as a tool for communicating, sharing information and informing policy dialogue. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000320 ISBN-13  
9789240692282
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Infectious diseases caused by food-borne parasites have not received the same level of attention as other food-borne biological and chemical hazards. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19300285 ISBN-13  
9789241564700
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Infectious diseases caused by food-borne parasites have not received the same level of attention as other food-borne biological and chemical hazards. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000412 ISBN-13  
9789240693487
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 Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   11000988 ISBN-13  
9789241209885
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 residues of certain veterinary drugs in food and to recommend maximum levels for such residues in food. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000358 ISBN-13  
9789240692701
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 residues of certain veterinary drugs in food and to recommend maximum levels for such residues in food. .../...
 
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Year
2014 Order Number   21503688 ISBN-13  
9789242547719
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,00
French
Ce disque présente les criteres de recevabilité médicale pour l'adoption de méthodes contraceptives. Il reprend les informations contenues dans le manuel de l'OMS intitule Critères de recevabilité pour l'adoption et l'utilisation continue de méthodes contraceptives, 4ème edition. .../...
 
Title
Year
2014 Order Number   31503688 ISBN-13  
9789243547718
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,00
Spanish
El presente instrumento resume los criterios médicos que hay que tener en cuenta a la hora de elegir un método anticonceptivo, y está basado en la publicación Criterios médicos de elegibilidad para el uso de anticonceptivos, 3ª ed. y en su Actualización de 2008. .../...
 
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Year
2014 Order Number   43400143 ISBN-13  
9789289050579
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
Russian
In 2010, the WHO Regional Committee for Europe adopted an ambitious five-year vision of better health in the WHO European Region. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   73400143 ISBN-13  
9789289050531
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
German
Im Jahr 2010 nahm das WHO-Regionalkomitee für Europa eine ehrgeizige, auf fünf Jahre angelegte Zukunftsvision für mehr Gesundheit in der Europäischen Region der WHO an. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000411 ISBN-13  
9789240693470
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
2014 Order Number   00209210  
 
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 PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000335 ISBN-13  
9789240692428
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 PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000410 ISBN-13  
9789240693463
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 Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   12700069 ISBN-13  
9789241660693
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
This volume contains monographs prepared at the seventy-eighth meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), which met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 5 to 14 November 2013. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000369 ISBN-13  
9789240692831
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
This volume contains monographs prepared at the seventy-eighth meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), which met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 5 to 14 November 2013. .../...
 
Title
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   19900058 ISBN-13  
9789241548762
Price
CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries  CHF 105,00
English
This new CD-ROM contains the updated Fourth Edition of The International Pharmacopoeia, 2014. It comprises the two volumes published in 2006, the First, Second, Third and Fourth Supplements published in 2008, 2011, 2013 and 2014 respectively. .../...
 
Title
Format CD-Rom - DVD Rom
Year
2014 Order Number   19900060 ISBN-13  
9789241548779
Price
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000402 ISBN-13  
9789240693388
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 Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   13400146 ISBN-13  
9789289050548
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Despite remarkable health gains, inequities persist between and within countries in the WHO European Region, and Sweden is no exception. Actions to effectively tackle health inequities need to be carried out at all levels of government. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Dzakula, A, Sagan, A., Pavic, N., Loncarek, K, Sekelj-Kauzlaric, K.
Year
2014 Order Number   13601603  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Hort, K., Nachtnebel, M., O'Mahony, A., Pillai, N.
Year
2014 Order Number   15200203 ISBN-13  
9789290616733
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Interactions of the private and public sector within national health systems are manifold and not always well understood, and the decision to purchase services is often made in poorly regulated health systems with limited public capacity for health governance. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000403 ISBN-13  
9789240693395
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
2014 Order Number   00209209  
 
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. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   11500872 ISBN-13  
9789241564779
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Suicide impacts on the most vulnerable of the world's populations and is highly prevalent in already marginalized and discriminated groups of society. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Author Brown, C., Harrison, D, Burns, H., Ziglio, E.
Year
2014 Order Number   13400142 ISBN-13  
9789289000550
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This report is one of 13 task group reports which underpin the work of the European review of the social determinants of health and the health divide. The study was commissioned by the WHO Regional Office for Europe to inform the development of Health 2020. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000334 ISBN-13  
9789240692411
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 PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000386 ISBN-13  
9789240693166
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Suicide impacts on the most vulnerable of the world?s populations and is highly prevalent in already marginalized and discriminated groups of society. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   11500879 ISBN-13  
9789241548847
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreaks have a great impact on the wellbeing of those affected by the disease, their family and community members and the health workers engaged in treating people with Ebola. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Author Greer, S.L., Fahy, N., Elliott, H.A., Wismar, M., Jarman, H., Palm, W.
Year
2014 Order Number   13400147 ISBN-13  
9789289050272
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
What does the European Union mean for health and health systems? More than one would think. The EU's health mandate allows for a comprehensive set of public health actions. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   11500873 ISBN-13  
9789241548786
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Country health information systems provide a rich source of data on the burden of disease caused by tuberculosis (TB) and the effectiveness of programmatic efforts to reduce this burden, both of which are crucial for public health action. However, the available data are often underused, or not used at all. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200200 ISBN-13  
9789290616672
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
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 Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200201 ISBN-13  
9789290616641
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Cambodia faced one of the fastest growing HIV epidemics in Asia in the mid-1990s. Within five years, it became one of the few countries to have reversed the trend. In 2010, Cambodia received a Millennium Development Goal (MDG) award from the United Nations. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000390 ISBN-13  
9789240693258
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Country health information systems provide a rich source of data on the burden of disease caused by tuberculosis (TB) and the effectiveness of programmatic efforts to reduce this burden, both of which are crucial for public health action. However, the available data are often underused, or not used at all. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   04502008  
 
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. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   73400123 ISBN-13  
9789289034272
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
German
Wie in den letzten Ausgaben werden auch im Europäischen Gesundheitsbericht 2012 sowohl die gesundheitlichen Verbesserungen in der Europäischen Region der WHO insgesamt als auch ihre ungleichmäßige Verteilung innerhalb von wie auch zwischen Ländern geschildert. .../...
 
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2014 Order Number   15200197 ISBN-13  
9789290616511
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) elimination and control efforts are recognized as one of the most cost-effective interventions in global health today. In addition to preventing and reducing disease and disability, NTD elimination and control efforts help maximize the impact of cross-sectoral programmes. .../...
 
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2014 Order Number   15200199 ISBN-13  
9789290616573
Price
CHF 12,00  / US$ 14,40 Developing countries  CHF 8,40
English
This report provides an overview of population ageing and the health of people aged 60 years and above in the Western Pacific Region. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   15200204 ISBN-13  
9789290616566
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
People are living longer than ever before. Globally and in the Western Pacific Region, the proportion of people aged 60 years and over is growing faster than any other age group. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   19300286 ISBN-13  
9789241548724
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Congenital anomalies, also known as birth defects, are structural or functional abnormalities, including metabolic disorders, which are present from birth. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19300292 ISBN-13  
9789241564762
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Congenital anomalies, also known as birth defects, are structural or functional abnormalities, including metabolic disorders, that are present from birth. .../...
 
Title
Format Hard cover
Year
2014 Order Number   11503639 ISBN-13  
9789241548823
Price
CHF 430,00  / US$ 516,00 Developing countries  CHF 301,00
English
This package includes volumes 1 and 2 in print of the fourth edition of the International Pharmacopoeia with the print version of the First Supplement and a CDROM which includes all volumes published to date with First, Second, Third and Fourth Supplements. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   15200198 ISBN-13  
9789290616740
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
As countries in the WHO Western Pacific Region undergo rapid economic development, health financing plays an increasingly important role in efforts to progress towards universal health coverage, a vision of health sector development in which everyone has access to quality health services with financial protection. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   11902802  
 
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
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000397 ISBN-13  
9789240693326
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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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200206 ISBN-13  
9789290616702
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
The lack of universal access to eye-care services has varying causes across the Western Pacific Region. Some countries lack the capacity to provide specialized health services and trained eye-care personnel. .../...
 
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Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000396 ISBN-13  
9789240693319
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
2014 Order Number   00209208  
 
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. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   18400032 ISBN-13  
9789290360841
Price
CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries  CHF 31,50
English
Risk management of medicines is a wide and rapidly evolving concept and practice, following a medicine throughout its lifecycle, from first administration in humans through clinical studies and then marketing in the patient population at large. .../...
 
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Format Paper Back
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2014 Order Number   19300288 ISBN-13  
9789241564731
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 40,00
English
One of the cornerstones of the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) initiative is access to essential medicines and health technologies. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000333 ISBN-13  
9789240692404
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 PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000392 ISBN-13  
9789240693272
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
2014 Order Number   04502007  
 
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
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000401 ISBN-13  
9789240693371
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19300289 ISBN-13  
9789241507028
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
The main purpose of this manual is to raise awareness of the sorts of technical, operational, and financial resources that would be required to reduce and eventually eliminate malaria, the timelines over which such reductions are likely to be achieved, and how they can be sustained. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15400036 ISBN-13  
9789290224518
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
All 11 Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region have sustained country-wide access to DOTS. Each year, more than 2 million TB cases are registered for treatment, and the treatment success rate among new smear-positive pulmonary TB cases has remained above 85% since 2005, and was 89% in the 2011 cohort. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Chartier, Y., Emmanuel, J., Pieper, U., Prüss, A., Rushbrook, P., Stringer, R., Townend, W., Wilburn, S., Zghondi, R.
Year
2014 Order Number   11502453 ISBN-13  
9789241548564
Price
CHF 100,00  / US$ 120,00 Developing countries  CHF 70,00
English
This is the second edition of the World Health Organization (WHO) handbook on the safe, sustainable and affordable management of health-care waste - commonly known as "the Blue Book". .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000367 ISBN-13  
9789240692817
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This 2014 update report of the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, is split in three sections. The first section presents the status of and trends in access to improved drinking water sources and sanitation. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Azzopardi Muscat, N., Calleja, N., Calleja, A., Cylus, J.
Year
2014 Order Number   13601601  
 
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. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000388 ISBN-13  
9789240693227
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
2014 Order Number   19303255 ISBN-13  
9789241507240
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This 2014 update report of the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, is split in three sections. The first section presents the status of and trends in access to improved drinking water sources and sanitation. .../...
 
Title
Format Spiral bound
Year
2014 Order Number   21500846 ISBN-13  
9789242548464
Price
CHF 100,00  / US$ 120,00 Developing countries  CHF 70,00
French
Dans le monde entier, l'appui fourni par les technologies de l'information et de la communication aux services nationaux de soins de santé connait une expansion rapide et occupe une fonction de plus en plus importante. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   11000987 ISBN-13  
9789241209878
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200196 ISBN-13  
9789290616634
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
A newborn infant dies every two minutes in the Western Pacific Region. Some 230 000 newborn infants die each year. This is unacceptable on any terms, but doubly unacceptable when the knowledge and tools exist to save 50 000 newborn infant lives annually. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   15200205 ISBN-13  
9789290616658
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
The Road Map 2014-2018 provides a plan for specific and coordinated action to address the potential threat of HIV drug resistance emergence in countries in the Region. In total, approximately US$ 5.69 million is required to implement the strategic approaches of the Road Map. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000352 ISBN-13  
9789240692626
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. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   04502006  
 
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
Format Paper Back
Author Buchan, J., Wismar, M., Glinos, I. A., Bremner, J.
Year
2014 Order Number   13400145 ISBN-13  
9789289050258
Price
CHF 60,00  / US$ 72,00 Developing countries  CHF 42,00
English
Health professional mobility in Europe has become a fast moving target for policy makers. It is evolving rapidly in direction and magnitude as a consequence of fundamental change caused by EU enlargement and the financial and economic crisis. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000381 ISBN-13  
9789240692978
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Summary unavailable.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   00209207  
 
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 PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000343 ISBN-13  
9789240692503
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 40,00
English
This report shows how, on a daily basis, eHealth innovations are improving access to care and assisting women to take control of their own health. Advances such as these are providing pregnant women, mothers and young children with better health care services and advice. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   43400088 ISBN-13  
9789289050135
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
Russian
When sufficient moisture is available, hundreds of species of bacteria and fungi - particularly mould - pollute indoor air. The most important effects of exposure to these pollutants are the increased prevalence of respiratory symptoms, allergies and asthma, as well as disturbance of the immune system. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   43400089 ISBN-13  
9789289050128
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
Russian
Environmental noise is a threat to public health, having negative impacts on human health and wellbeing. This book reviews the health effects of night time noise exposure, examines dose-effects relations, and presents interim and ultimate guideline values of night noise exposure. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000332 ISBN-13  
9789240692398
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
English
Summary unavailable.
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19300293 ISBN-13  
9789241507363
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Optimizing outcomes for women in labour at the global level requires evidence-based guidance of health workers to improve care through appropriate patient selection and use of effective interventions. In this regard, the World Health Organization (WHO) published recommendations for induction of labour in 2011. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19302280 ISBN-13  
9789241507288
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This publication is based on the 2013 WHO/ITU joint survey that explored the use of eHealth for women's and children's health in countries that are covered by the Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health (CoIA). .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   11500868 ISBN-13  
9789241548717
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
The Clinical practice handbook for safe abortion care is intended to facilitate the practical application of the clinical recommendations from the second edition of Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems (World Health Organization [WHO] 2012). .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000307 ISBN-13  
9789240692176
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
The Clinical practice handbook for safe abortion care is intended to facilitate the practical application of the clinical recommendations from the second edition of Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems (World Health Organization [WHO] 2012). .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000379 ISBN-13  
9789240692954
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The adoption by WHO's Member States of the Global Code of Practice in the International Recruitment of Health Personnel, and the implementation of it by so many countries, represent two of the biggest steps in recent years towards solving the shortage of health-care workers around the world. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   19300290 ISBN-13  
9789241507141
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The adoption by WHO's Member States of the Global Code of Practice in the International Recruitment of Health Personnel, and the implementation of it by so many countries, represent two of the biggest steps in recent years towards solving the shortage of health-care workers around the world. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   40209112 ISBN-13  
9789244506868
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 15,00
Russian
This special Russian edition of the Bulletin of the World health Organization contains selected editorials and news stories from volume 91 (issues 7-12), with translated abstracts of all peer-reviewed papers published in 2013.
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000378 ISBN-13  
9789240692930
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
2014 Order Number   11000985 ISBN-13  
9789241209854
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the WHO Expert Committee responsible for updating the WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines. It contains a summary of the Committee's considerations and justifications for additions and changes to the Model Lists, including its recommendations. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   11500867 ISBN-13  
9789241548700
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This manual informs about practical procedures in assessment of renal fluoride excretion based on experience from existing national fluoridation programmes. The assessment tools will primarily be useful in assisting countries in achieving an effective fluoride exposure. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000301 ISBN-13  
9789240692114
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 21,00
English
This manual informs about practical procedures in assessment of renal fluoride excretion based on experience from existing national fluoridation programmes. The assessment tools will primarily be useful in assisting countries in achieving an effective fluoride exposure. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Author WHO
Year
2014 Order Number   18000317 ISBN-13  
9789240692251
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
This report presents the recommendations of the WHO Expert Committee responsible for updating the WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines. It contains a summary of the Committee's considerations and justifications for additions and changes to the Model Lists, including its recommendations. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2014 Order Number   11500871 ISBN-13  
9789241506960
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
Implementation research is conducted within routine systems and real life settings, removed from the controlled settings associated with other types of scientific research. This toolkit was designed to help people learn a standard process that would lead to results that could be compared across regions and countries. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Bray, F., Znaor, A., Cueva, P., Korir, A., Swaminathan, R., Ullrich, A., Wang, S.A., Parkin, D.M.
Year
2014 Order Number   17700043 ISBN-13  
9789283204350
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This guidance document consists of six chapters that provide technical advice to planners and health specialists in low and middle-income countries wishing to implement and develop Population-based Cancer Registration (PBCR) as information system that inform cancer control policy. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000331 ISBN-13  
9789240692381
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 PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000377 ISBN-13  
9789240692916
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
2014 Order Number   00209206  
 
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 PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   18000213 ISBN-13  
9789240691568
Price
CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries  CHF 150,00
English
FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues (JMPR), which met in Rome on 11-20 September 2012.

The monographs in this volume summarize the safety data on 11 pesticides that could leave residues in food commodities. .../...
 
Title
Format PDF
Year
2014 Order Number   28000041 ISBN-13  
9789240691445
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries  CHF 30,00
French
Summary unavailable.
 
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