Starting or Strengthening a Drug Bulletin - A Practical Manual
(2005; 165 pages) View the PDF document
Table of Contents
View the documentPreface
View the documentHow the manual was produced
View the documentAbout ISDB
View the documentExecutive summary
Close this folder1. Introduction
View the document1.1 Are you starting or developing a bulletin?
View the document1.2 Objectives of this manual
View the document1.3 The need for the manual
View the document1.4 The importance of feedback
Open this folder and view contents2. Rational use of medicines
Open this folder and view contents3. What are drug bulletins?
Open this folder and view contents4. Defining aims, target and type of bulletin
Open this folder and view contents5. Planning resources
Open this folder and view contents6. Planning bulletin production: schedules and timing
Open this folder and view contents7. The editorial process
Open this folder and view contents8. Reviewing a new drug: is it a therapeutic advance?
Open this folder and view contentsAnnexe to Chapter 8: Evaluating harm
Open this folder and view contents9. Design and production
Open this folder and view contents10. Dissemination
Open this folder and view contents11. Organizational and legal issues
Open this folder and view contents12. Evaluating quality and usefulness
Open this folder and view contents13. Partnership and collaboration
Open this folder and view contents14. Keeping records and creating a memory
Open this folder and view contentsAppendix: Electronic sources of information
 

1.2 Objectives of this manual

This manual aims to:

• reflect the diversity to be found among drug bulletins;

• help people to make choices about what is appropriate for their bulletin;

• illustrate useful methods and models;

• help people to learn from the successes and failures of others;

• help people to decide whether to set up a bulletin, how to set up a bulletin or how to strengthen their bulletin.

 

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