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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
versão impressa ISSN 0042-9686


Bull World Health Organ vol.88 no.8 Genebra Ago. 2010

 In This Month´s Bulletin
 ·  Conflict in least-developed countries: challenging the Millennium Development Goals
Hill, Peter S; Mansoor, Ghulam Farooq; Claudio, Fernanda

 ·  Women and tobacco: a fatal attraction
Haglund, Margaretha

 ·  World laments loss of pathology service

 ·  Rough roads to better care

 ·  So many questions, so few answers

 ·  Recent news from WHO

 ·  Pupil behaviour on school buses and potential risk factors for injury: an observational study
Goldman, Sharon; Peleg, Kobi

 ·  Infant and under-five mortality in Afghanistan: current estimates and limitations
Viswanathan, Kavitha; Becker, Stan; Hansen, Peter M; Kumar, Dhirendra; Kumar, Binay; Niayesh, Haseebullah; Peters, David H; Burnham, Gilbert

 ·  Disability after encephalitis: development and validation of a new outcome score
Lewthwaite, Penny; Begum, Ashia; Ooi, Mong How; Faragher, Brian; Lai, Boon Foo; Sandaradura, Indunil; Mohan, Anand; Mandhan, Gaurav; Meharwade, Pratibha; Subhashini, S; Abhishek, Gulia; Begum, Asma; Penkulinti, Srihari; Shankar, M Veera; Ravikumar, R; Young, Carolyn; Cardosa, Mary Jane; Ravi, V; Wong, See Chang; Kneen, Rachel; Solomon, Tom

 ·  Scale-up of a decentralized HIV treatment programme in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: does rapid expansion affect patient outcomes?
Mutevedzi, Portia C; Lessells, Richard J; Heller, Tom; Bärnighausen, Till; Cooke, Graham S; Newell, Marie-Louise

 ·  Mortality and health among internally displaced persons in western Kenya following post-election violence, 2008: novel use of demographic surveillance
Feikin, Daniel R; Adazu, Kubaje; Obor, David; Ogwang, Sheila; Vulule, John; Hamel, Mary J; Laserson, Kayla

 ·  The effect of fiscal policy on diet, obesity and chronic disease: a systematic review
Thow, Anne Marie; Jan, Stephen; Leeder, Stephen; Swinburn, Boyd

 ·  Behavioural interventions for HIV positive prevention in developing countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Kennedy, Caitlin E; Medley, Amy M; Sweat, Michael D; O'Reilly, Kevin R

 ·  Validation of the shake test for detecting freeze damage to adsorbed vaccines
Kartoglu, Ümit; Özgüler, Nejat Kenan; Wolfson, Lara J; Kurzatkowski, Wiesław

 Policy & Practice
 ·  Hospital capacity planning: from measuring stocks to modelling flows
Rechel, Bernd; Wright, Stephen; Barlow, James; McKee, Martin

 ·  Building and retaining the neglected anaesthesia health workforce: is it crucial for health systems strengthening through primary health care?
Cherian, Meena; Choo, Shelly; Wilson, Iain; Noel, Luc; Sheikh, Mubashar; Dayrit, Manuel; Groth, Steffen

 Books and eletronic media
 ·  Reproductive health and human rights: the way forward
Cottingham, Jane