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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Table of contents
Bull World Health Organ vol.86 n.3 Genebra Mar. 2008

 In This Month´s Bulletin
 ·  WHO 60th anniversary commemorative volume

 ·  The usual words of caution

 ·  The local bases of global public health: complexities and opportunities
Bhattacharya, Sanjoy

 ·  The methadone fix

 ·  Primary health care: Fiji's broken dream

 ·  Turmoil disrupts AIDS care in Kenya

 ·  Who owns the information? Who has the power?

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Stillbirth in rural Bangladesh: arsenic exposure and other etiological factors: a report from Gonoshasthaya Kendra
Cherry, Nicola; Shaikh, Kashem; McDonald, Corbett; Chowdhury, Zafrullah

 ·  A cohort study to assess the new WHO Japanese encephalitis surveillance standards
Solomon, Tom; Thao, Thi Thu; Lewthwaite, Penny; Ooi, Mong How; Kneen, Rachel; Dung, Nguyen Minh; White, Nicholas

 ·  Reconstructing historical changes in the force of infection of dengue fever in Singapore: implications for surveillance and control
Egger, Joseph R; Ooi, Eng Eong; Kelly, David W; Woolhouse, Mark E; Davies, Clive R; Coleman, Paul G

 ·  Towards elimination: measles susceptibility in Australia and 17 European countries
Andrews, Nick; Tischer, Annedore; Siedler, Annette; Pebody, Richard G; Barbara, Christopher; Cotter, Suzanne; Duks, Arnis; Gacheva, Nina; Bohumir, Kriz; Johansen, Kari; Mossong, Joel; Ory, Fernando de; Prosenc, Katarina; Sláciková, Margareta; Theeten, Heidi; Zarvou, Marios; Pistol, Adriana; Bartha, Kalman; Cohen, Dani; Backhouse, Jo; Griskevicius, Algirdas

 Policy and Practice
 ·  Acute pesticide poisoning: a proposed classification tool
Thundiyil, Josef G; Stober, Judy; Besbelli, Nida; Pronczuk, Jenny

 ·  HIV, infant feeding and more perils for poor people: new WHO guidelines encourage review of formula milk policies
Coutsoudis, Anna; Coovadia, Hoosen M; Wilfert, Catherine M

 ·  Strategies for implementing the new International Health Regulations in federal countries
Wilson, Kumanan; McDougall, Christopher; Fidler, David P; Lazar, Harvey

 ·  Cost and effectiveness analysis of immunization service delivery support in Andhra Pradesh, India
Suraratdecha, Chutima; Ramana, CBS Venkata; Kaipilyawar, Satish; Krishnamurthy, JVG; Sivalenka, Srilatha; Ambatipudi, Naveena; Gandhi, Sanjay; Umashankar, K; Cheyne, James

 ·  How can we achieve global equity in provision of renal replacement therapy?
White, Sarah L; Chadban, Steven J; Jan, Stephen; Chapman, Jeremy R; Cass, Alan

 Books and eletronic media
 ·  Ethnicity, race and health in a multicultural environment: foundations for better epidemiology, public health and health care
Allan, Helen Therese

 ·  The global family planning revolution: three decades of population policies and programmes
Mathai, Matthews

 ·  Reaching Every District (RED) approach: a way to improve immunization performance
Vandelaer, Jos; Bilous, Julian; Nshimirimana, Deo

 ·  Health insurance in sub-Saharan Africa: a call for subsidies
Kalk, Andreas

 ·  Anti-tuberculosis medication side-effects constitute major factor for poor adherence to tuberculosis treatment
Awofeso, Niyi

 ·  Response to opt-out approach to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV
Kakimoto, Kazuhiro

 ·  Declines in case management of diarrhoea among children less than five years old
Ram, Pavani Kalluri; Choi, Misun; Blum, Lauren S; Wamae, Annah W; Mintz, Eric D; Bartlett, Alfred V