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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Bull World Health Organ vol.86 n.4 Genebra Apr. 2008

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

 ·  Steps towards achieving skilled attendance at birth
Stanton, Cynthia

 ·  Achieving Millennium Development Goal 5: is India serious?
Mavalankar, Dileep; Vora, Kranti; Prakasamma, M

 ·  Mexico's midwives enter the mainstream

 ·  Australia's disturbing health disparities set Aboriginals apart

 ·  Flawed but fair: Brazil's health system reaches out to the poor

 ·  Hidden deaths of the world's newborn babies

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Inequity in maternal health-care services: evidence from home-based skilled-birth-attendant programmes in Bangladesh
Anwar, I; Sami, M; Akhtar, N; Chowdhury, ME; Salma, U; Rahman, M; Koblinsky, M

 ·  A study of typhoid fever in five asian countries: disease burden and implications for controls
Ochiai, R Leon; Acosta, Camilo J; Danovaro-Holliday, M Carolina; Baiqing, Dong; Bhattacharya, Sujit K; Agtini, Magdarina D; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A; Canh, Do Gia; Ali, Mohammad; Shin, Seonghye; Wain, John; Page, Anne-Laure; Albert, M John; Farrar, Jeremy; Abu-Elyazeed, Remon; Pang, Tikki; Galindo, Claudia M; von Seidlein, Lorenz; Clemens, John D; Domi Typhoid Study Group

 ·  Prevalence of female genital cutting among Egyptian girls
Tag-Eldin, Mohammed A; Gadallah, Mohsen A; Al-Tayeb, Mahmoud N; Abdel-Aty, Mostafa; Mansour, Esmat; Sallem, Mona

 ·  Disease burden and health-care clinic attendances for young children in remote aboriginal communities of northern Australia
Clucas, Danielle B; Carville, Kylie S; Connors, Christine; Currie, Bart J; Carapetis, Jonathan R; Andrews, Ross M

 ·  Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
Van de Poel, Ellen; Hosseinpoor, Ahmad Reza; Speybroeck, Niko; Van Ourti, Tom; Vega, Jeanette

 ·  Action for child survival: elimination of Haemophilus influenzae type b meningitis in Uganda
Lewis, Rosamund F; Kisakye, Annet; Gessner, Bradford D; Duku, Chaplain; Odipio, John Bosco; Iriso, Robert; Nansera, Denis; Braka, Fiona; Makumbi, Issa; Kekitiinwa, Addy

 ·  Acceptability of routine HIV counselling and testing, and HIV seroprevalence in Ugandan hospitals
Wanyenze, Rhoda K; Nawavvu, Cecilia; Namale, Alice S; Mayanja, Bernard; Bunnell, Rebecca; Abang, Betty; Amanyire, Gideon; Sewankambo, Nelson K; Kamya, Moses R

 Lessons from the Field
 ·  Assessing the quality of data aggregated by antiretroviral treatment clinics in Malawi
Makombe, Simon D; Hochgesang, Mindy; Jahn, Andreas; Tweya, Hannock; Hedt, Bethany; Chuka, Stuart; Yu, Joseph Kwong-Leung; Aberle-Grasse, John; Pasulani, Olesi; Bailey, Christopher; Kamoto, Kelita; Schouten, Erik J; Harries, Anthony D

 ·  Preventing those so-called stillbirths
Spector, Jonathan M; Daga, Subhash

 Public Health Classics
 ·  Revisiting Wilson and Jungner in the genomic age: a review of screening criteria over the past 40 years
Andermann, Anne; Blancquaert, Ingeborg; Beauchamp, Sylvie; Déry, Véronique

 Books and eletronic media
 ·  Screening: evidence and practice
Miller, Anthony

 ·  Defeating dengue: new mosquito genome, old promise?
Erren, Thomas C; Erren, Michael