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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Table of contents
Bull World Health Organ vol.88 n.4 Genebra Apr. 2010

 In This Month´s Bulletin
 ·  Science, media and public perception: implications for climate and health policies
Campbell-Lendrum, Diarmid; Bertollini, Roberto

 ·  Emergency contraception: dispelling the myths and misperceptions
Westley, Elizabeth; Glasier, Anna

 ·  Dengue and primary care: a tale of two cities
Roriz-Cruz, Matheus; Sprinz, Eduardo; Rosset, Idiane; Goldani, Luciano; Teixeira, Maria Gloria

 ·  Urbanization and health

 ·  Growing threat from counterfeit medicines

 ·  What? No waiting lists?

 ·  China wrestles with tobacco control

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Implementation of co-trimoxazole prophylaxis and isoniazid preventive therapy for people living with HIV
Date, Anand A; Vitoria, Marco; Granich, Reuben; Banda, Mazuwa; Fox, Mayada Youssef; Gilks, Charlie

 ·  Global disparities in the epilepsy treatment gap: a systematic review
Meyer, Ana-Claire; Dua, Tarun; Ma, Juliana; Saxena, Shekhar; Birbeck, Gretchen

 ·  Fatal injuries among urban children in South Africa: risk distribution and potential for reduction
Burrows, Stephanie; Niekerk, Ashley van; Laflamme, Lucie

 ·  National survey of tuberculosis prevalence in Viet Nam
Hoa, Nguyen Binh; Sy, Dinh Ngoc; Nhung, Nguyen Viet; Tiemersma, Edine W; Borgdorff, Martien W; Cobelens, Frank GJ

 ·  Estimating the obstetric costs of female genital mutilation in six African countries
Adam, Taghreed; Bathija, Heli; Bishai, David; Bonnenfant, Yung-Ting; Darwish, Manal; Huntington, Dale; Johansen, Elise; for the FGM Cost Study Group of the World Health Organization

 ·  Care seeking at time of childbirth, and maternal and perinatal mortality in Matlab, Bangladesh
Ronsmans, Carine; Chowdhury, Mahbub Elahi; Koblinsky, Marge; Ahmed, Anisuddin

 ·  Level of urbanization and noncommunicable disease risk factors in Tamil Nadu, India
Allender, Steven; Lacey, Ben; Webster, Premila; Rayner, Mike; Deepa, Mohan; Scarborough, Peter; Arambepola, Carukshi; Datta, Manjula; Mohan, Viswanathan

 ·  Narrowing socioeconomic inequality in child stunting: the Brazilian experience, 1974-2007
Monteiro, Carlos Augusto; Benicio, Maria Helena D'Aquino; Conde, Wolney Lisboa; Konno, Silvia; Lovadino, Ana Lucia; Barros, Aluisio JD; Victora, Cesar Gomes

 ·  Structured approaches for the screening and diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis in a high prevalence region of South Africa
Hatherill, Mark; Hanslo, Monique; Hawkridge, Tony; Little, Francesca; Workman, Lesley; Mahomed, Hassan; Tameris, Michele; Moyo, Sizulu; Geldenhuys, Hennie; Hanekom, Willem; Geiter, Lawrence; Hussey, Gregory