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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Table of contents
Bull World Health Organ vol.80 n.12 Genebra Jan. 2002

In this month's Bulletin

 ·  International law and public health
Taylor, Allyn L.; Bettcher, Douglas W.

 ·  The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
Corrêa, Luiz Felipe de Seixas

 ·  Public health in international law: the contribution of the World Summit on Sustainable Development
Peiry, Katharina Kummer

 ·  Effect of supplementary feeding on the prevention of mild-to-moderate wasting in conditions of endemic malnutrition in Guatemala
Rivera, Juan A.; Habicht, Jean-Pierre

 ·  Physical activity during leisure and commuting in Tianjin, China
Gang, Hu; Pekkarinen, Heikki; Hänninen, Osmo; Yu, Zhijie; Huiguang, Tian; Zeyu, Guo; Nissinen, Aulikki

 Policy and Practice
 ·  How human immunodeficiency virus voluntary testing can contribute to tuberculosis control
Godfrey-Faussett, Peter; Maher, Dermot; Mukadi, Ya Diul; Nunn, Paul; Perriëns, Joseph; Raviglione, Mario

 Theme Papers
 ·  International law and communicable diseases
Aginam, Obijiofor

 ·  A global response to a global problem: the epidemic of overnutrition
Chopra, Mickey; Galbraith, Sarah; Darnton-Hill, Ian

 ·  Biomedicine and international human rights law: in search of a global consensus
Andorno, Roberto

 ·  International law, human rights and HIV/AIDS
Patterson, David; London, Leslie

 ·  International environmental law and global public health
Schirnding, Yasmin von; Onzivu, William; Adede, Andronico O.

 ·  Global governance, international health law and WHO: looking towards the future
Taylor, Allyn L.

 Public Health Classics
 ·  The Preamble of the Constitution of the World Health Organization
Grad, Frank P.

 ·  Constitution of the World Health Organization

 Books & Electronic Media
 ·  Genomics and world health
Ashcroft, Richard

 ·  How objective are the supporters of the Haemoglobin Colour Scale?
Paddle, J.J.

 ·  Further clarity on vaccine-associated paralytic polio in India
Kohler, Kathryn A.; Banerjee, Kaushik; Sutter, Roland W.

 ·  Underweight the main cause of ill-health: five causes account for 28% of all DALYs
Walgate, Robert

 ·  Nepal's childhood mortality falls by half as vaccinations rise tenfold
Khanal, Prakash

 ·  Africa's largest measles vaccination campaign could reduce childhood mortality by 20%
Wanyama, Catherine

 ·  Reflectors could reduce road deaths ninefold, says Global Forum for Health Research
Walgate, Robert

 ·  Kenya's bus drivers go back to school

 WHO News
 ·  Risk reduction can add 5-10 years to healthy life expectancy

 ·  WHO and UNICEF focus on eradicating polio in West Africa

 ·  Agencies sound the alarm for new strain of meningitis in Africa

 ·  Prize goes to authors of Public Health Classic