Print version ISSN 0042-9686
Bull World Health Organ vol.88 n.9 Genebra Sep. 2010
IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN
In an editorial, Laksono Trisnantoro et al. (642) discuss three approaches to reducing child mortality. In a second editorial, Thomas F Babor (643) says more research is needed in the development of policies to reduce the harmful use of alcohol. In a news feature, Angel Desai (644645) reports on the increasing global problem of binge-drinking and violence among young people. In an interview, Muriel Gillick (648649) asks for a more compassionate approach to caring for frail, elderly people.
Vitamin A and infant mortality
A study by Michael Anthony Rotondi & Nooshin Khobzi (697702) finds that vitamin A supplementation may reduce infant deaths in some regions.