World Library  


 
  • Cover Image

Executive Board : 2004, Document, No. Eb113. R12-In Russian

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

PROGRAMMING conaista of the identification of technical cooperation a c t i v i t i e s and t h e a l l o c a t i o n OF the resources of the Organization to carry them out, on the dates and in the numbers (of a c t i v i t i e s , resources and time) s t i p u l a t e d

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1955; Volume 13, Numbe...

By: A. R. Thompson

Medical Reference Publication

MISSING

Read More
  • Cover Image

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

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

The thirteenth round of the Small Grants Scheme was advertised by the WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean in January 2005through letters sent to WHO Representativesm, inistries of health, health researchi nstitutions and individual researchers who had applied in earlier rounds. The call for applications was also posted on the Regional Office's website, on the main web page and on the web pages for Research and Training in Tropical DiseasesR, oll Back Malari...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1967; Volume 36, Numbe...

By: M. Holstein

Medical Reference Publication

In 1753, James Lind, a Scottish naval surgeon and medical graduate of Edinburgh University, published a 450-page, threepart Treatise of the scurvy (1). At that time, scurvy was killing thousands of people every year and was responsible for many more deaths of sailors in the Royal Navy than enemy action. Believing that one of the reasons there was so much confusion about the diagnosis, prevention and cure of scurvy was that “no physician conversant with this disease at se...

Read More
  • Cover Image

International Classification of Diseases : 1977-78; International ...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

390 Rheumatic fever without mention of heart involvement Arthritis, rheumatic, acute or subacute Rheumatic fever (active) (acute) Rheumatism, articular, acute or subacute 391 Rheumatic fever with heart involvement Excludes: chronic heart diseases of rheumatic origin (393-398) unless rheumatic fever is also present or there is evidence of recrudescence or activity of the rheumatic process. In cases where there is doubt as to rheumatic activity at the time of death see Rul...

Read More
  • Cover Image

European Occupational Health Series : Reports and Studies, Europea...

By: M. Postiglione, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

At the prcscnt timc, the urban health authorit~es in many counlriss are alarmed by the rise in vectorboi- nc diseases. due to increased dsnsltics of vectors and other pests which prcscnt cvcr grcatcr burdens on their vector and pest control programn~es (1-9). This escalation of disease is closely rclatcd to overcrowded urbaniz~t~own,h ich is the result of populalion growth and rural-to-orhan migration taking place much faitel- than ever before slnce the dawn oS man. In m...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Bulletin of the World Health Organization : 1962; Volume 27, Numbe...

By: Nanzaburo Omori

Medical Reference Publication

introduction During the past century of increasing use of vaccines those who supprt and promote immunization have been and still are a few who oppose individual vaccines or the whole concept of vaccination.Although reactions are relatively difficult to obtain vaccines certainly compare favourably with other pharmaceutical are relatively difficultn to obtain vaccines certainly compare

Read More
  • Cover Image

European Occupational Health Series : Year 1993; Prevention in Pri...

By: Roger Detels

Medical Reference Publication

DIRECTIONS TO CONTRIBUTORS Contributions on subjects relevant to the interests of the World Health Organization are invited. All papers should be addressed to the Editor, Bulletin ojthe World Health Organization, Palais des Nations, Geneva, and should conform to the following conditions: 1. Papers should be written in English, French, or Spanish (in the case of translations of papers prepared in another language, a copy of the original should also be sent). 2. Papers sho...

Read More
  • Cover Image

European Occupational Health Series : Year 1993; Icp, Infection Pr...

By: Preben Hertoft

Medical Reference Publication

The magnitude of the problem of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the Rcgion is ~lnclear. Hcalth care professionals know that STDs occur and that they contribute significantly to the workload of health care providers in both the public and private sectors, but since a system of reporting of STD is not followed, the true size of the epidemic is not known'. Reports produced by different countries within the Region indicate that the range of STDs encountered includes ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

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

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

It is now generally recognized that the most efficient single method of bilharziasis control is that which ensures destruction of the snail hosts to a level which precludes effective transmission of the parasites. This opinion is likely to be maintained until drugs become available which can safely be used in mass prophylaxis and treatment campaigns. However, irrespective of the discovery of better drugs, measures to control the intermediate hosts \{-ill still be needed ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Year 1995 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

In 1994, the Nongovernmental Development Organizations (NGDO) Coordination Group distributed ivermectin to 3.5 million people in onchocerciasis endemic countries outside the Onchocerciasis Control Programme (OCP) in Africa. A very good coverage of over 70% of the infected population was achieved in Cenbal African Republic, Malawi and Uganda, but in most countries the coverage was around 30%. Ivermectin distribution continues to be problematic because of security reasons in three countries.

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Report on a European Syposium Convened...

By: Thomas A. Miller

Medical Reference Publication

The following review and discussion of the immunology of hookworm i n f e c t i o n i n man is excerpted, with minor e d i t i n g , from a recent review (Miller, 1979). The review covers two aspects of the imunological r e a c t i o n s i n man acquired as a r e s u l t of previous exposure to hookworms and t o t h e i r a n t i g e n i c f r a c t i o n s , categorized i n diagnostic and p r o t e c t i v e classes. The f i r s t concerns s e r o l o g i c a l o r host...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Year 1997 ; World Health Organization,...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

INTRODUCTION Pneumonia, diarrhoea, malaria, measles and malnutrition cause more than 70% of the deaths in children under five years of age. There are feasible and effective ways that health workers in clinics can care for children with these illnesses and prevent most of these deaths. WHO and UNICEF used updated technical findings to describe management of these illnesses in a set of integrated (combined) guidelines, instead of separate guidelines for each illness. They ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Assembly and the Executive Board Handbooks : Manual d...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

WHA30A3 La 308 Asamblea Mundial de la Salud, Enfrentada con la magnitud de 10s problemas sanitarios y la inadecuada e intolerablemente injusta distribucibn de 10s recursos de salud en el mundo actual; Considerando que la salud es un derecho humano fundamental y una meta social para todo el mundo, y que es imprescindible para la satisfacci6n de las necesidades basicas del hombre y la calidad de la vida; Reafirmando que la finalidad constitutional de la OMS es alcanzar par...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 843 Chapter I

By: Missing Page

Medical Reference Publication

Missing page

Read More
  • Cover Image

Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization ...

By: R. A. Rogue, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

Le Comitd d8experts du Paludisme s'est rdwi b tisbonne du 15 au 23 septembre 1958, A la sgance dfouvertwe, le br Pampana, Directeur de la Division de 1 '~radicatio n du Paludisme , a souhait6 la bienvenue a& mernljres du Cornit6 au noaa du ~irecteur general de it0M3. il a &pel4 que le sixiemr rapports1 destind servir de guide des principes techniques et administratif8 suivre pow parvenir . . . B lt6radioation du paludisme, avait r6pondb h son objgt de fa~bh tHs iatisfsis...

Read More
  • Cover Image

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

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Genre de personnel ii recruter L'importance du personnel a employer pour gCrer et pour exploiter les petits rCseaux de distribution d'eau dCpend de l'ampleur des dits rtseaux (notamment du nombre des abonnCs) et, le cas CchCant, du degrC de traitement de l'eau. I1 ne faut pas escompter que l'on trouvera dans les petites villes et villages le personnel qualifiC pour occuper les postes pourvoir. On pourra toutefois, bien souvent, recruter sur place et former des employts s...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization ...

By: J. W. Kibukamusoke

Medical Reference Publication

INTRODUCTION The association between quartan malaria and the nephrotic syndrome has been known for many years. It appears that Hippocrates may have recognized this association in his writings (quoted by Giglioli, 1930). ~ l t h o u ~thher e are several reports of cases i n which Plasmodium malariae was found i n cases of the nephrotic syndrome (~tkinso,n 1884 ; Clarke, 1912 ; Manson-Bahr and Maybury, f 927 ; Carothers, 1934), cor~paratively l i t t l e work has been done...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization Publication : Year 2002 ; Issue 92917318...

By: Peter Piot, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

L’année 2001 a marqué les 20 ans du SIDA dans le monde. Cette date a été l’occasion de déplorer le fait que l’épidémie s’est révélée bien plus grave qu’on ne l’avait prédit en disant « Si seulement nous avions su alors ce que nous savons maintenant ». Mais maintenant nous savons. Nous savons que l’épidémie en est encore à ses débuts, qu’il est possible de la combattre efficacement mais seulement si la riposte est soutenue par une volonté politique et si elle est de grand...

Read More
  • Cover Image

World Health Organization : Press Release, Year 2003 : Press Relea...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

A I'heure ou les pays s'emploient a incorporer la convention-cadre pour la lutte antitabac dans leur legislation nationale, Itorganisation mondiale de la Sante (OMS) en appelle au monde du cinema et de la mode pour qu'ils cessent de valoriser le tabac. Le traite, adopte a I'unanimite la semaine derniere par les Etats Membres de I'OMS, appelle a mettre un terme a la publicite en faveur du tabac, a la promotion et au parrainage. Les celebrations de la Journee sans tabac, l...

Read More
 
1
|
2
|
3
Records: 1 - 20 of 45 - Pages: 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.