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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Bull World Health Organ vol.86 n.9 Genebra Sep. 2008

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

 ·  Children and tuberculosis medicines: bridging the research gap
Hill, Suzanne; Regondi, Ilaria; Grzemska, Malgorzata; Matiru, Robert

 ·  Adolescent boys: who cares?
Schmid, George P; Dick, Bruce

 ·  Communicable diseases in south-east Asia: call for papers
Narain, Jai P; Shah, Naman K

 ·  Groundbreaking approach to disaster relief

 ·  Nigeria still searching for right formula

 ·  The Bulletin at 60: from scientific organ to public health journal

 ·  Tuberculosis: in it for the long haul

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Male circumcision for HIV prevention: a prospective study of complications in clinical and traditional settings in Bungoma, Kenya
Bailey, Robert C; Egesah, Omar; Rosenberg, Stephanie

 ·  Antiretroviral therapy and early mortality in South Africa
Boulle, Andrew; Bock, Peter; Osler, Meg; Cohen, Karen; Channing, Liezl; Hilderbrand, Katherine; Mothibi, Eula; Zweigenthal, Virginia; Slingers, Neviline; Cloete, Keith; Abdullah, Fareed

 ·  Impact of misclassification on measures of cardiovascular disease mortality in the Islamic Republic of Iran: a cross-sectional study
Khosravi, Ardeshir; Rao, Chalapati; Naghavi, Mohsen; Taylor, Richard; Jafari, Nahid; Lopez, Alan D

 ·  Declining HIV prevalence among young pregnant women in Lusaka, Zambia
Stringer, Elizabeth M; Chintu, Namwinga T; Levy, Jens W; Sinkala, Moses; Chi, Benjamin H; Muyanga, Jubra; Bulterys, Marc; Bweupe, Maximilian; Megazzini, Karen; Stringer, Jeffrey SA

 ·  Effectiveness of brief intervention and contact for suicide attempters: a randomized controlled trial in five countries
Fleischmann, Alexandra; Bertolote, José M; Wasserman, Danuta; De Leo, Diego; Bolhari, Jafar; Botega, Neury J; De Silva, Damani; Phillips, Michael; Vijayakumar, Lakshmi; Värnik, Airi; Schlebusch, Lourens; Thanh, Huong Tran Thi

 ·  Estimating child mortality due to diarrhoea in developing countries
Boschi-Pinto, Cynthia; Velebit, Lana; Shibuya, Kenji

 ·  Use of Google EarthTM to strengthen public health capacity and facilitate management of vector-borne diseases in resource-poor environments
Lozano-Fuentes, Saul; Elizondo-Quiroga, Darwin; Farfan-Ale, Jose Arturo; Loroño-Pino, Maria Alba; Garcia-Rejon, Julian; Gomez-Carro, Salvador; Lira-Zumbardo, Victor; Najera-Vazquez, Rosario; Fernandez-Salas, Ildefonso; Calderon-Martinez, Joaquin; Dominguez-Galera, Marco; Mis-Avila, Pedro; Morris, Natashia; Coleman, Michael; Moore, Chester G; Beaty, Barry J; Eisen, Lars

 ·  Methods of suicide: international suicide patterns derived from the WHO mortality database
Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Weiss, Mitchell G; Ring, Mariann; Hepp, Urs; Bopp, Matthias; Gutzwiller, Felix; Rössler, Wulf

 ·  Tuberculosis control in vulnerable groups
Figueroa-Munoz, Jose I; Ramon-Pardo, Pilar

 Books and eletronic media
 ·  Vaccine anxieties: global science, child health and society
Weber, Thomas P

 ·  Author reply to: Evaluation of the WHO Assessment Instrument for Mental Health Systems
Hamid, Hamada; Abanilla, Karen; Bauta, Besa; Huang, Keng-Yen