Bulletin of WHO Vol. 90, No. 06, 2012
WHO Bulletin
World Health Organization
Número de pedido    00209006 Formato    Paper Back
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.     2012
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. As the flagship periodical of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Bulletin draws on WHO experts as editorial advisers, reviewers and authors as well as on external collaborators.

In this month's issue: Getting research into practice: primary care management of noncommunicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries; Increased use of social autopsy is needed to improve maternal, neonatal and child health programmes in low-income countries; A Bayesian network approach to the study of historical epidemiological databases: modelling meningitis outbreaks in the Niger; Mortality after near-miss obstetric complications in Burkina Faso: medical, social and health-care factors; Health benefits of reduced patient cost sharing in Japan; Validity of referral hospitals for the toxicovigilance of acute poisoning in Sri Lanka; Medical conditions among Iraqi refugees in Jordan: data from the United Nations Refugee Assistance Information System; Piloting the Affordable Medicines Facility-malaria: what will success look like?;Rising mortality from injury in urban China: demographic burden, underlying causes and policy implications; Pesticide regulations and farm worker safety: the need to improve pesticide regulations in Viet Nam; Monitoring mortality trends in low-resource settings.