• Concern for Europe's tomorrow: health and environment in the WHO European Region, summary 

    World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‎1994)‎
    Summarizes the main findings of a major European-wide project launched in 1991 to determine the state of the environment and its effects on human health. Information from close to 50 European countries is presented and discussed. In summarizing these findings, the report aims to identify the main environmental threats to human health and establish priorities for action, including areas where collaboration between sectors and among countries is required. Throughout, particular attention is given to health and environmental hazards in the countries ...
  • Continuing education for change 

    World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; Engel, Charles E; Vysohlid, Josef; Vodoratski, Victor (‎1990)‎
    Sets out specific principles, as determined by a series of WHO studies conducted in Europe, for systems of continuing education for health professionals that take account of changing national health needs and emphasize primary health care. Calling for more than the maintenance of existing skills, the book outlines strategies that can give both continuing education itself and the health professionals who take part a more active role in the health system. The goal is to help countries develop training programmes that will equip professionals to ...
  • Nuclear power and health: the implications for health of nuclear power production 

    World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‎1994)‎
    Meets the need for an objective assessment of the risks to human health posed by the use of nuclear power to generate electrical energy. Health risks during normal operation of nuclear power stations and following accidents are considered. Addressed to decision-makers, the book issues recommendations based on recent advances in radiobiology, radiological protection, and the health effects of radiation as well as experiences following the Chernobyl accident. The book has seven chapters. Background information is provided in the first, which describes ...
  • Is the law fair to the disabled? A European survey 

    World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; Pinet, Geneviève (‎1990)‎
  • Glossary on air pollution 

    World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‎1980)‎

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