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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Table of contents
Bull World Health Organ vol.87 n.6 Genebra Jun. 2009

 In This Month´s Bulletin
 ·  Women's health in prison: urgent need for improvement in gender equity and social justice
van den Bergh, Brenda J; Gatherer, Alex; Møller, Lars F

 ·  Fair tests of health-care policies and treatments: a request for help from readers
Oxman, Andrew D; Chalmers, Iain

 ·  Rebuilding lives, healing minds

 ·  Adolescent pregnancy: a culturally complex issue

 ·  Unique, multilingual resource on testing health-care treatments

 ·  Swine flu of 1976: lessons from the past

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Professional assistance during birth and maternal mortality in two Indonesian districts
Ronsmans, C; Scott, S; Qomariyah, SN; Achadi, E; Braunholtz, D; Marshall, T; Pambudi, E; Witten, KH; Graham, WJ

 ·  Ivermectin versus benzyl benzoate applied once or twice to treat human scabies in Dakar, Senegal: a randomized controlled trial
Ly, Fatimata; Caumes, Eric; Ndaw, Cheick Ahmet Tidiane; Ndiaye, Bassirou; Mahé, Antoine

 ·  Potential lost productivity resulting from the global burden of uncorrected refractive error
Smith, TST; Frick, KD; Holden, BA; Fricke, TR; Naidoo, KS

 ·  Setting priorities for global mental health research
Tomlinson, Mark; Rudan, Igor; Saxena, Shekhar; Swartz, Leslie; Tsai, Alexander C; Patel, Vikram

 ·  Exposure to physical and sexual violence and adverse health behaviours in African children: results from the Global School-based Student Health Survey
Brown, David W; Riley, Leanne; Butchart, Alexander; Meddings, David R; Kann, Laura; Harvey, Alison Phinney

 ·  Measles deaths in Nepal: estimating the national case-fatality ratio
Joshi, Anand B; Luman, Elizabeth T; Nandy, Robin; Subedi, Bal K; Liyanage, Jayantha BL; Wierzba, Thomas F

 ·  A comparison of two methods for measuring anti-hypertensive drug use: concordance of use with South African standard treatment guidelines
Pillay, Thamizhanban; Smith, Anthony J; Hill, Suzanne R

 ·  Comparative impact assessment of child pneumonia interventions
Niessen, Louis; Hove, Anne ten; Hilderink, Henk; Weber, Martin; Mulholland, Kim; Ezzati, Majid

 ·  Apocalypse or redemption: responding to extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
Upshur, Ross; Singh, Jerome; Ford, Nathan

 Books & Electronic Media
 ·  Global institutions: the World Health Organization (WHO)
Martin, John