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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2000, Number 6, 78 (6)...

By: Peter Berman

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The controlled field trial reported here was carried out over the period 1960-64with the same typhoid vaccines as in the trial reported by the Yugoslav Typhoid Crnmission.The methods of preparation of the vaccines are given in the paper from the Division of Immunology, Walter Reed Armj- Lnstitute of Reearch.A bout 72 000 schoolchildren, 5-15 years of age, were enrolled in this study and were allocated in succession to one of three groups. One group was given tetanus tox...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2002; Volume 80, Numbe...

By: Wim Van Lerberghe

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Following clinical - and ~atholo-a icadl escri~tionso f a malignant tumour occurring with unusual frequency in African children, the eponym Burkitt's tumour was introduced in order to circumvent international semantic differences in the classification and nomenclature of haematopoietic neoplasms and also to honour the man who published the first clinical report. The use of th~sep onym, however, resulted in considerable confusion, particularly in the wake of numerous pu...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2002; Volume 80, Numbe...

By: Damian Walker

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Tumours of the pancreas are unconlnlon but do occur in all of the six major species of domestic animals; most of the tuinours in this study occurred in dogs or cats. Exocrine adenonla and nodular hyperplasia have been seen in dogs, cats, and cattle, and hyperplastic nodules appear to be a common lesion of old age. Exocrine adenocarcinoma, the most common pancreatic neoplasn~, has been reported most frequently in dogs (approximately 140 cases) and cats (approximately 50 c...

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World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante ; Se...

By: World Health Organization

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L'examen des conditions multiples qui gouvernent une region rurale determinee permet de dtfinir les fonctions que les h6pitaurr ruraux doivent assurer. La population etant connue, l'importance relative des fonctions permet de fixer le type de services estimes necessaires et le nombre de lits de chaque section. Ceci determine un propamme architectural qui se traduit en definitive par une construction concrete et qui exprime en surfaces et en volumes les fonctions reconnue...

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World Health Organization : (Emro) Regional Office for the Eastern...

By: World Health Organization

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Shelf-life and stability stability and shelf-life can only be determined on a roduct-bv rodubcat sis. Information on the stabilitv Tgdaeashsnredue tsrirme iac te lpho renisoe q dl oucunoacgultis tlpyd ma obsefet ep srtheiinnagcgrame trh dapeech edasu aramtmsic aaescul cofpofpirmcooieedpineuatncl ttdosia. 1 ddbit eofp tvsrheaoelgvo iaedpc femtosiber maen tsb aauannbsddiss t i staf oeenlrnce arecab titislioeo,n snn aoaoflpn pppehar toachprkemra ilagaeticsenes gm,u fitomeic...

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World Health Organization Note for the Press, Year 2004, No. 27 - ...

By: World Health Organization

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Geneve - L'Organisation mondiale de la Sante (OMS) publie de nouvelles donnees montrant que le succes de la lutte contre les maladies infectieuses qui rendent aveugle et I'evolution de la population mondiale ont bouleverse les tendances de la cecite dans le monde. Alors qu'il y a dix ans, des maladies infectieuses comme le trachome et I'onchocercose comptaient parrni les premieres causes de &cite, les nouveaux chiffres revelent qu'elles sont aujourd'hui largement devance...

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World Health Organization : (Emro) Regional Office for the Eastern...

By: World Health Organization

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Fifteen years after its celebrated Torture report (1986) and Medicine betrayed (1992), influential reports which identified ways in which physicians had been complicit in human rights violations both in repressive political regimes and in closed institutions such as prisons and psychiatric establishments, the British Medical Association (BMA) has published The medical profession and human rights: a handbook for a changing agenda. Unlike its predecessors, which concentrat...

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World Health Organization : Year 2003 ; Evidence and Information f...

By: William Savedoff

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Introduction The range in per capita health spending across countries is larger than 100 to 1, and this translates into spending of anywhere between 1 percent to well over 10 percent of national income. Yet health outcomes across countries are not strongly related with the level of spending on health services once other factors and other kinds of expenditure are accounted for. It may not be surprising, then, to find many people asking what is the right amount for a count...

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 192...

By: World Health Organization

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A. I\APPORT TEL~GRAPHIQUE N O 226 nEqu DU BUREAU D'ORIEN'r DE SINGAPOUR poun LA SEMAINE FINISSANT A MINUIT. LE SAMEDI 20 AOUT 1927. A. TELEGRAPHREICPO RT NO. 127 FROhI THE EASTERN BUREAU AT SINGAPORE FOR WEEKE NDED MIDNIGHTS, ATURDAAYU, GUST~ O T H ,1 927.

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Boletn de la Organizacion Mundial de la Salud Recopilacion de Artc...

By: C. Abouzahr

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Introduction Over the last two decades, dengue virus infections have become a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the Pacific region. In Fiji, two major epidemics caused by dengue types 1 and 2 occurred in the period 1971-75. The dengue type 2 epidemic in 1971 (3400 reported cases) occurred after a quiescent period of about 25 years, and most patients presented with classical dengue symptoms; no cases of dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF) were recorded (1). The epidem...

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World Health Organization, Weekly Epidemiological Record, Year 193...

By: Health Section of the Secretaríat of the League of Nations

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Ce communique contient les inIormations recues par l'Office International d'Hygibne publique en execution de la Convention sanitaire internationale de 1926, directement ou par l'intermediaire des Bureaux suivants, agissant comme Bureaux regionarzx pour I'application de cette Convention: Bureau d'Extreme-Orient de I'Organisation d'hygiene de la Soeiete des Nations, Singapour. Bureau Sanitaire Panambrieain., Washington. Bureau Regional du Conseil sanitaire ...

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World Health Organization : (Emro) Regional Office for the Eastern...

By: World Health Organization

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 2001, Issue2, 79 (2) 1...

By: P. Rushbrook

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Introduction The World Health Organization, Regional Office f o r Europe, in c o l l a b o r a t i o n with the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, convened a Working Group on planning Methods f o r the Hospital Sector, K i e l , from 25-29 November 1985. The meeting was attended by 22 p a r t i c i p a n t s from 19 c o u n t r i e s ( t h e l i s t of p a r t i c i p a n t s is given i n Annex 1.). The meeting was opened by Dr W. Hubrich, Regional O f f i c ...

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World Health Organization : Year 1991, World Health Organization, ...

By: H. V. Hogerzeil

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This pilot study was performed jointly by the WHO Action Programme on Essential Drugs, the International Dispensaly Association (IDA) in Amsterdam The Netherlands, and the Ministry of Health in Khartoum, Sudan. The objectives of the study were (1) to compare the ptency and quality of some essential drugs after 16 months storage under extreme climatic conditions in Sudan, in comparison with reference samples; and (2) to pretest the stability of some essential drugs select...

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1984; Volume 62, Numbe...

By: World Health Organization

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Introduction During the Russian mortality crisis, mortality increased dramatically between 1987–94. Since then, it has fluctuated enormously in absolute terms. Between 1990–95, for example, the rise in mortality was equivalent to more than 2 million additional deaths above long-term mortality rates (1). Although the mortality fluctuations are real (2–6), their scale raises questions about the quality of official vital statistics data in the Russian Federation. It is also...

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World Health Organization : Regioinal Office for Africa ; Year 199...

By: World Health Organization

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Introduction The consultation was jointly sponsored by the WHO Regional Office for Europe and the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER). It took place in Dusseldorf, Federal Republic of Germany, at the Medical Association of North Rhine hosted by the Diisseldorf Academy of Public Health. The participants were welcomed on behalf of the Medical Association by its Secretary-General, Professor Shaeffer; on behalf of the Academy, by its Direc...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 536 - in ...

By: D. L. Azarnoff

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INTRODUCCION La 17 Asamblea Mundial de la salud adopto una resolucion en la que pedia al Director General <

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Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1968; Volume 39, Numbe...

By: L. Sula

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Les itudes immunologiques desfilarioses humaines se heurtent a des problemes nlultiples, dont l'un des plus difficiles est l'obtention de materiel antigenique homologue en quantitt suffisanle.

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World Health Organization : Year 2000 ; Communicable Diseases and ...

By: Nancy Binkin

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INTRODUCCIÓN Objetivos de las Normas La prevalencia elevada de tuberculosis con farmacorresistencia múltiple se debe principalmente al manejo deficiente de casos de tuberculosis en programas inapropiados. Toda intervención para tratar o controlar la MDR-TB debe asignar prioridad absoluta a corregir tales errores dentro del programa nacional contra la tuberculosis (PNT) o la entidad correspondiente. Puesto que todavía no hay una estrategia normalizada DOTS Plus, los proye...

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World Health Organization : World Health Forum, 1994 ; Volume 15 N...

By: Andrew Creese

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Health systems throughout the world are hard pressed to curb costs and safeguard quality In general, the users of health services are having to pay more for them, and in some cases this is making the system unsustainable. Even where costs can be met, the payment mechanisms used can make a decisive difference in terms of equity and efficiency

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