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Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2010 Order Number   11500788 ISBN-13  
9789241599511
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The numbers of women who use tobacco and who are exposed to second-hand smoke, especially in poor communities, are expected to increase in the coming decades. This will have enormous adverse effects on households' financial status and family health. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2010 Order Number   11500790 ISBN-13  
9789241564038
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
This discussion paper brings together evidence and experience from around the world focusing on making health systems more gender responsive. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2010 Order Number   11500786 ISBN-13  
9789241563994
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
Tobacco use is the single largest cause of preventable death globally, killing more than five million people each year. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2010 Order Number   11500775 ISBN-13  
9789241547963
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
The WHO Recommended Classification of Pesticides by Hazard has been published since 1975, has been revised and reissued every few years and has gained wide acceptance. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11503249 ISBN-13  
9789241547871
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This new edition has been produced to make widely available to health practitioners, laboratory personnel, those involved in vector control and other public health officials, a concise source of information of worldwide relevance on dengue. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11000955 ISBN-13  
9789241209557
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
This WHO Technical Report Series makes available the findings of an international group of experts that provide WHO with the latest scientific and technical advice in the area of product regulation. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11500766 ISBN-13  
9789241563857
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
British Medical Association highly commends this book in the 2010 Medical Book Competition

This is a report on women and health - both women's health needs and their contribution to the health of societies. Women's health has long been a concern for WHO but today it has become an urgent priority. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11500776 ISBN-13  
9789241563895
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
This report investigates how systems thinking can deepen the conceptual and practical underpinnings of system strengthening initiatives. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11500773 ISBN-13  
9789241547840
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Alcohol-attributable injuries and violence are of growing concern to the World Health Organization. Alcohol-related injuries are especially evident in hospital emergency rooms and trauma centers. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   01500768 ISBN-13  
9789240560277
Price
CHF 17,50  / US$ 21,00 Developing countries  CHF 12,25
.
British Medical Association highly commends this book in the 2010 Medical Book Competition

Imagine a large poster of a baby playing with a gun. No medium can send a message about the safe handling of firearms faster or more powerfully than a perfectly targeted poster. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11500762 ISBN-13  
9789241597746
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
In order to promote greater implementation of effective, affordable and sustainable trauma systems globally, the World Health Organization and the International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care have worked collaboratively to produce these guidelines on trauma quality improvement. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11503660 ISBN-13  
9789241547635
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
The WHO Multicentre Growth Reference Study (MGRS) was implemented between 1997 and 2003 to generate new curves for assessing the growth and development of children the world over. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2009 Order Number   11504499 ISBN-13  
9789241547659
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Since its first publication in 2002, the WHO Model Formulary has become an indispensable source of independent information on essential medicines for pharmaceutical policy-makers and prescribers worldwide. .../...
 
Title
Author Piot, A., Chaulet, P.
Year
2008 Order Number   11500624 ISBN-13  
9789241546676
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
An adequate strategy for the control of tuberculosis (TB) globally calls for a comprehensive approach to address all of the main constraints facing TB control, including emerging challenges, as well as the main risk factors influencing the incidence of TB and socioeconomic and environmental aspects. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2008 Order Number   11500709 ISBN-13  
9789241547222
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
The investigation and control of foodborne disease outbreaks are multi-disciplinary tasks requiring skills in the areas of clinical medicine, epidemiology, laboratory medicine, food microbiology and chemistry, food safety and food control, and risk communication and management. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2008 Order Number   11500744 ISBN-13  
9789241547536
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
This fourth edition of the anthrax guidelines encompasses a systematic review of the extensive new scientific literature and relevant publications up to end 2007 including all the new information that emerged in the 3-4 years after the anthrax letter events. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2008 Order Number   11500750 ISBN-13  
9789241563765
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Assessment of human exposure to chemicals is a critical input to risk assessment and ultimately to decisions about control of chemicals. This two-part publication aims to improve the quality of information available to decision-makers and its communication. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Author Peden, M., Oyegbite, K., Ozanne-Smith, J., Hyder, A.A., Branche, C., Rahman, F. AKM, Rivara, F., Bartolomeos, K.
Year
2008 Order Number   11500729 ISBN-13  
9789241563574
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
WHO and UNICEF have developed this report to raise awareness about the magnitude, risk factors and impacts of child injuries globally, to draw attention to the preventability of the problem and present what is known about the effectiveness of intervention strategies. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2008 Order Number   11503671 ISBN-13  
9789241547505
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 3,50
English
The emergence of MDdR-TB and extensively drug-resistant TB (XDdR-TB) has raised special concerns in relation to the international spread of particularly dangerous strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. .../...
 
Title
Year
2008 Order Number   09905013 ISBN-13  
9789240560260
Price
CHF 195,00  / US$ 234,00 Developing countries  CHF 136,50
.
The Water, Sanitation and Health electronic library, 5th edition, includes more than 220 documents of new and current publications. .../...
 
Title
Year
2007 Order Number   11500723 ISBN-13  
9789241563536
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
The WHO Falls Prevention for Active Ageing model provides an action plan for making progress in reducing the prevalence of falls in the older adult population. By building on the three pillars of falls prevention, the model proposes specific strategies for:
1. .../...
 
Title
Year
2007 Order Number   11500711 ISBN-13  
9789241563482
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 3,50
English
This publication reports on a Consultative Meeting convened to discuss strategies for improving the quality and quantity of therapeutic antisera, essential drugs for the effective treatment of suspected rabid dog bites, and envenoming by snake bites and scorpion stings. .../...
 
Title
Format Hard cover
Author Bossert, T., Bärnighausen, T., Bowser, D., Mitchell, A., Gedik, G.
Year
2007 Order Number   11500715 ISBN-13  
9789241547314
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
This book contains a method for assessing the financial, educational and management systems and policy context, essential for strategic planning and policy-development for human resources for health. .../...
 
Title
Author Branca, F., Nikogosian, H., Lobstein, T.
Year
2007 Order Number   13400070 ISBN-13  
9789289014083
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
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Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500697 ISBN-13  
9789241563369
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
There is ample evidence that pinpoints neurological disorders as one of the greatest threats to public health. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500690 ISBN-13  
9789241547109
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
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Title
Author Fawell, J., Bailey, K., Chilton, J., Dahi, E., et al.
Year
2006 Order Number   11500668 ISBN-13  
9789241563192
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
Fluoride is known to occur at elevated concentration in a number of parts of the world where it can be a significant cause of disease.

The primary focus of this book is the prevention of adverse health effects from excessive levels of fluoride in drinking-water. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   11500664 ISBN-13  
9789241563154
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
Sexual and reproductive health is key to enhancing development. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2006 Order Number   11500676 ISBN-13  
9789241563239
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
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Title
Author Matic, S., Lazarus, J.V., Donoghoe, M.C.
Year
2006 Order Number   13400059 ISBN-13  
9789289022842
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
In Europe today, HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care are needed more than ever. HIV incidence steady in western and central Europe, and dramatically increasing in eastern Europe remains a major challenge to public health in the 21st century. .../...
 
Title
Year
2006 Order Number   31503213 ISBN-13  
9789243546506
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
Spanish
Durante los más de 20 años transcurridos desde su primera publicación en 1983, el Manual de bioseguridad en el laboratorio ha proporcionado orientación práctica sobre las técnicas de bioseguridad a los laboratorios de todos los niveles. .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   11000931 ISBN-13  
9789241209311
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
More than 99% of all human rabies deaths occur in the developing world, and although effective and economical control measures are available, the disease has not been brought under control throughout most of the affected countries. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Author Obot, I.S., Room, R.
Year
2005 Order Number   11500642 ISBN-13  
9789241563024
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This book is the product of a multinational research project on "Gender, Alcohol and Culture: an International Study" (GENACIS). .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   21500634 ISBN-13  
9789242562989
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,50
French
Les huit objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement constituent un pacte mondial sans équivalent. Ce rapport résume la contribution de l'OMS aux débats sur les OMD et au Sommet mondial de septembre 2005. Il explique en partie pourquoi les progrès sont lents et propose des solutions. .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   11500628 ISBN-13  
9789241546720
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
You probably know someone -in your family or among your friends - who has had a heart attack or a stroke (a brain attack). These cardiovascular diseases - diseases of the heart and the blood vessels - are killing more and more people around the world, striking rich and poor alike. .../...
 
Title
Author Bodeker, G., Ong, C.K., Grundy, C., Burford, G., Shein, K.
Year
2005 Order Number   11500614 ISBN-13  
9789241562867
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
The WHO Global Atlas of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicine gives information at-a-glance on the status of this diverse and expanding field of medicine around the world. It comprises a map volume and a text volume. .../...
 
Title
Format E-book collection (PDF)
Year
2005 Order Number   21500508 ISBN-13  
9789242590357
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
French
La méthode "mère kangourou" consiste à porter un enfant prématuré sur le ventre en contact peau contre peau. Très efficace et facile à appliquer, elle contribue à la bonne santé et au bien-être des nourrissons en général. .../...
 
Title
Year
2005 Order Number   11500548 ISBN-13  
9789241546126
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries  CHF 24,50
English
The present Consultation is part of a long series of expert consultations, which have as a primary objective to review the state of knowledge on the role of various nutrients in the human diet and to formulate practical recommendations where interpretation is needed or controversy exists. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2004 Order Number   11503213 ISBN-13  
9789241546508
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
For more than 20 years, since it was first published in 1983, the Laboratory biosafety manual has provided practical guidance on biosafety techniques for use in laboratories at all levels. .../...
 
Title
Year
2004 Order Number   31500508 ISBN-13  
9789243590356
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
Spanish
Summary unavailable.
 
Title
Year
2004 Order Number   11500607 ISBN-13  
9789241562812
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
From penicillin to insulin, from antiseptics to anaesthesia and from X-rays to magnetic resonance imaging, science has led to dramatic improvements in health worldwide. .../...
 
Title
Year
2004 Order Number   11500570 ISBN-13  
9789241546409
Price
CHF 12,00  / US$ 14,40 Developing countries  CHF 8,40
English
Injury has become a major cause of death and disability worldwide. Organized approaches to its prevention and treatment are needed. These guidelines seek to set achievable standards for trauma treatment services which could realistically be made available to almost every injured person in the world. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Author Frieden, T.
Year
2004 Order Number   11502155 ISBN-13  
9789241546034
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
The second edition of this practical, authoritative reference book provides a rational basis for the diagnosis and management of tuberculosis. .../...
 
Title
Author Peden, M., Scurfield, R., Sleet, D., Mohan, D., Hyder, A. A., Jarawan, E., Mathers, C.
Year
2004 Order Number   11500572 ISBN-13  
9789241562607
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
English
***THIS BOOK WAS GRANTED THE 2004 PREMIER AWARD OF THE PRINCE MICHAEL INTERNATIONAL ROAD SAFETY AWARD***

Every day thousands of people are killed and injured on our roads. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2004 Order Number   11500520 ISBN-13  
9789241562355
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
Neuroscience of Psychoactive Substance Use and Dependence provides an authoritative summary of current knowledge of the biological basis of substance use behaviours, including their relationship with environmental factors. .../...
 
Title
Author Brodsky, J., Habib, J., Hirschfeld, M.
Year
2004 Order Number   11500555 ISBN-13  
9789241562492
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This volume describes the changing realities determining the need and resources for long-term care in ten developing countries. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11000921 ISBN-13  
9789241209212
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
Bone is hard tissue that is in a constant state of flux, being built up by bone-forming cells called osteoblasts while also being broken down or resorbed by cells known as osteoclasts. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2003 Order Number   11500510 ISBN-13  
9789241562218
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 3,50
English
WHO and UNICEF jointly developed this global strategy to focus world attention on the impact that feeding practices have on the nutritional status, growth and development, health, and thus the very survival of infants and young children. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Author Vandepitte, J., Engbaek, K., Piot, P., Heuck, C.C., Rohner, P.
Year
2003 Order Number   11502361 ISBN-13  
9789241545457
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
The present publication brings together and updates the various guidelines produced by WHO over the years on sampling of specimens for laboratory investigation, identification of bacteria, and testing of antimicrobial resistance. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2003 Order Number   11000919 ISBN-13  
9789241209199
Price
CHF 17,50  / US$ 21,00 Developing countries  CHF 12,25
English
Musculoskeletal conditions are extremely common and include more than 150 different diseases and syndromes, which are usually associated with pain and loss of function. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   21500500 ISBN-13  
9789242590173
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
French
La prise en charge de toutes les affections chroniques - maladies non transmissibles, troubles mentaux de longue durée et certaines maladies transmissibles telles que le VIH/SIDA - est l 'un des plus grands défis pour les systèmes de soins de santé partout dans le monde. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2003 Order Number   11500566 ISBN-13  
9789241590624
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
Children are more sensitive to ultraviolet (UV) radiation damage than adults, and sunburn during childhood increases the risk of skin cancer and eye damage (particularly cataracts) later in life, and suppress the immune system. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11502120 ISBN-13  
9789241545303
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English

This book is a new edition of a very popular laboratory manual published by WHO in the 1980s. The new edition is necessary because of new procedures and technologies developed since the previous edition that have proved useful to small laboratories in developing countries. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2003 Order Number   11500552 ISBN-13  
9789241546188
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
Medical devices and equipment are a vital component of patient care. From a simple tongue depressor to a sophisticated haemodialysis machine, medical devices are needed at every level of the health service. .../...
 
Title
Year
2003 Order Number   11500546 ISBN-13  
9789241590563
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries  CHF 3,50
English
The objective of this brochure is to raise awareness to the right to water as an important health and human rights concern.
Water is the essence of life and human dignity. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2002 Order Number   11502460 ISBN-13  
9789241545372
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries  CHF 35,00
English
Volume 2 of the WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants provides an additional collection of 30 monographs covering the quality control and traditional and clinical uses of selected medicinal plants approved by 120 experts in more than 50 countries. .../...
 
Title
Format E-book collection (PDF)
Year
2002 Order Number   11500500 ISBN-13  
9789241590174
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries  CHF 7,00
English
Innovative Care for Chronic Conditions: Building Blocks for Action reports that health care systems around the world must reorganize their health care to meet the rising burden of chronic conditions. .../...
 
Title
Format Paper Back
Year
2002 Order Number   11500501 ISBN-13  
9789241590167
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,00
English
In the context of examining progress made since the 1990 World Summit for Children and the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, this book provides an overview of key environmental risks to children's health and the underlying causes. .../...
 
Title
Author Sachs, J.D.
Year
2002 Order Number   31500491 ISBN-13  
9789243545509
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
Spanish
En respuesta a la necesidad de situar la salud en un lugar prioritario del programa de desarrollo, la Directora General creó en enero de 2000 una Comisión sobre Macroeconomía y Salud integrada por un grupo de destacados expertos en los campos de la economía y de la salud. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
2001 Order Number   11500491 ISBN-13  
9789241545501
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
In response to the need to place health at the centre of the development agenda, the Director-General of WHO appointed a Commission on Macroeconomics and Health consisting of a group of leading economists and health experts. .../...
 
Title
Year
2001 Order Number   19302146 ISBN-13  
9789241597678
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries  CHF 14,00
English
A complete "toolbox" of guidelines, training manuals, model survey forms, step-by-step instructions, checklists, and pre-programmed computerized routines developed by WHO to assist countries in their efforts to promote safe motherhood. .../...
 
Title
Year
1999 Order Number   21500455 ISBN-13  
9789242545074
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
French
Cet ouvrage est un guide pratique pour la prise en charge des symptômes secondaires que l'on observe couramment chez les patients souffrant d'un cancer à un stade avancé, du SIDA et d'autres maladies en phase terminale. .../...
 
Title
Year
1999 Order Number   21500459 ISBN-13  
9789242545128
Price
CHF 9,00  / US$ 10,80 Developing countries  CHF 6,30
French
Cet ouvrage est un guide complet du traitement de la douleur et des autres symptômes chez l'enfant atteint de cancer. .../...
 
Title
Author Lwanga, S.K., Tye, C-Y, Ayeni, O.
Year
1999 Order Number   11502261 ISBN-13  
9789241545181
Price
CHF 36,00  / US$ 43,20 Developing countries  CHF 25,20
English
This book provides a selection of 23 lesson and seminar outlines designed to encourage the well-organized teaching of health statistics. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
1999 Order Number   11000886 ISBN-13  
9789241208864
Price
CHF 28,00  / US$ 33,60 Developing countries  CHF 19,60
English
A review of currently available interventions aimed at improving adolescent health and development. .../...
 
Title
Year
1998 Order Number   11500435 ISBN-13  
9789241545228
Price
CHF 11,50  / US$ 13,80 Developing countries  CHF 8,00
English
This book provides comprehensive guidelines for the design, implementation, and interpretation of preclinical studies and clinical trials of agents undergoing investigation for the management of osteoporosis. .../...
 
Title
Year
1997 Order Number   31500433 ISBN-13  
9789243544861
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries  CHF 10,50
Spanish
Este manual constituye una guía muy opor-tuna para el reconocimiento y la gestión de los problemas de salud mental en los refugia-dos y otras personas desplazadas. .../...
 
Title
Year
1997 Order Number   21502247 ISBN-13  
9789242544824
Price
CHF 8,50  / US$ 10,20 Developing countries  CHF 5,95
French
Il s'agit là de l'édition révisée de l'un des ouvrages les plus réussis - et le plus percutant - jamais publiés par l'OMS. L'édition précédente a été traduite dans plus de 20 langues et distribuée à plus de 250 000 exemplaires. .../...
 
Title
Year
1997 Order Number   11502276 ISBN-13  
9789241545020
Price
CHF 91,00  / US$ 109,20 Developing countries  CHF 63,70
English
Gives specialists in the clinical neurosciences a detailed and authoritative instrument for coding virtually all recognized neurological conditions. Both neurological diseases and neurological manifestations of general diseases and injuries are included in this comprehensive coding tool. .../...
 
Title
Year
1997 Order Number   31500445 ISBN-13  
9789243544915
Price
CHF 8,00  / US$ 9,60 Developing countries  CHF 5,60
Spanish
En este manual se explican las muchas cosas sencillas que pueden hacer los agentes de salud comunitarios para tratar el paludismo, prevenir la aparición de nuevos casos y, de ese modo, ayudar a reducir el alarmante número de fallecimientos, especialmente entre los niños pequeños y las mujeres embarazadas. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
1997 Order Number   11502303 ISBN-13  
9789241545068
Price
CHF 7,00  / US$ 8,40 Developing countries  CHF 4,90
English
Provides concise, authoritative advice on the use of high-dose vitamin A supplements for the control of vitamin A deficiency and the emergency treatment of xerophthalmia and other conditions in high-risk groups. .../...
 
Title
Year
1996 Order Number   11502247 ISBN-13  
9789241544825
Price
CHF 8,50  / US$ 10,20 Developing countries  CHF 5,95
English
The second edition of a guide which introduced a simple, yet highly effective method for the relief of cancer pain. Thoroughly revised and updated, the new edition further refines the WHO method, which advocates the use of a small number of relatively inexpensive drugs, including morphine. .../...
 
Title
Author Sommer, A.
Year
1995 Order Number   11503050 ISBN-13  
9789241544788
Price
CHF 8,50  / US$ 10,20 Developing countries  CHF 5,95
English
A practical guide, now in its third edition, to the detection, treatment, and prevention of vitamin A deficiency and its consequences, including associated mortality, infectious morbidity, and xerophthalmia. .../...
 
Title
Year
1994 Order Number   11503086 ISBN-13  
9789241544672
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries  CHF 17,50
English
This third edition of the Application of the International Classification of Diseases to Dentistry and Stomatology (ICD-DA) provides a coherent system for coding and classifying data on oral and dental disorders, particularly when electronic or mechanical means of retrieval and analysis are used. .../...
 
Title
Author Krol, J.
Year
1993 Order Number   11500403 ISBN-13  
9789241544573
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
An illustrated guide to surgical procedures that can facilitate rehabilitation of selected patients with deformities due to poliomyelitis. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Year
1992 Order Number   11500382 ISBN-13  
9789241544382
Price
CHF 7,50  / US$ 9,00 Developing countries  CHF 5,25
English
Describes the ways in which current technologies and managerial procedures can be used to control the occupational health hazards inherent in the formulation and packing of pesticides. Measures needed to protect the general public and the environment surrounding the plant are also described. .../...
 
Title
Author Gibbs, W.N., Britten, A.F.H.
Year
1992 Order Number   11500376 ISBN-13  
9789241544450
Price
CHF 12,50  / US$ 15,00 Developing countries  CHF 8,75
English
A comprehensive guide to the principles and procedures involved in establishing or reorganizing a national blood transfusion service in developing countries. .../...
 
Title
Format Package
Author Helander, E., Mendis, P., Nelson, G., Goerdt, A.
Year
1989 Order Number   11500330 ISBN-13  
9789241544016
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries  CHF 28,00
English
Sets out the information, advice, and step-by-step instructions needed to teach people with disabilities how to develop their many abilities. .../...
 
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