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WHO recommendations on interventions to improve preterm birth outcomes

August 2015 -- Preterm babies are prone to serious illness or death during the neonatal period. Without appropriate treatment, those who survive are at increased risk of lifelong disability and poor quality of life.

"WHO recommendations on interventions to improve preterm birth outcomes.” has been launched to help prevent the complications and consequences of preterm birth.

Key WHO publications

  • The World Health Report
    Annual report with an expert assessment of global health including statistics. Focuses on a particular theme every year.
  • International Pharmacopoeia
    Collection of quality specifications for pharmaceutical substances and dosage forms, for reference or adaptation by WHO Member States.

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WHO guidelines

WHO guidelines