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Title: Reproductive health: a call to the research community
Authors: Fathalla, M.F.
Issue Date: 2006
Language: English
Abstract: Reproductive health has been receiving increasing recognition and attention. Its elements are included as 3 of the 8 Millennium Development Goals adopted by the world government community, and it is considered essential for reaching the other goals. Reproductive health problems still account for a major share of the burden of disease, particularly in women. The 57th World Health Assembly adopted a reproductive health strategy to accelerate progress towards the attainment of international development goals and targets. A research component is indispensable. The research community is called upon to enhance the responsiveness and potential impact of its contribution. Ten propositions are submitted
Description: S8-S21
Keywords: Research
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Pregnancy Outcome
Health Planning Guidelines
Subject: Reproductive Health Services
ISSN: 1020-3397
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