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WHO drug information by World Health Organization( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Dt.:] WHO Drug Information ist ein vierteljährliches Journal, welches sich mit der Entwicklung und Zulassung von Arzneimitteln befasst und an Mediziner und Politiker adressiert ist. - [Engl.:] WHO Drug Information is a quarterly journal providing an overview of topics relating to medicines development and regulation which is targeted to a wide audience of health professionals and policy makers
World health( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspended as of 11/1/98, Vol. 51 #6. Articles deal with all aspects of health and poverty on an international scale
AIDS epidemic update by Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS( )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The AIDS epidemic update reports on the latest developments in the global AIDS epidemic and has been published annually since 1998. The 2007 edition provides the most recent estimates of the epidemic's scope and human toll and explores new trends in the epidemic's evolution. This is a joint UNAIDS and WHO report and the estimates produced by the UNAIDS/WHO Working Group on Global HIV/AIDS and STI Surveillance are based on methods and parameters that are informed by the UNAIDS Reference Group and HIV/AIDS Estimates, Modelling and Projections. These estimates are also based on work by country analysts in a series of 11 regional HIV estimates workshops conducted in 2007 by UNAIDS and WHO. The process and methodology used by UNAIDS and WHO were reviewed and endorsed by an International Consultation on AIDS Epidemiological Estimates convened jointly by the UNAIDS Secretariat and WHO on 14-15 November 2007 in Geneva
Water quality monitoring : a practical guide to the design and implementation of freshwater quality studies and monitoring programmes by Jamie Bartram( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water quality monitoring is a fundamental tool in the management of freshwater resources, and this book covers the entire monitoring process providing detailed guidance for implementing a monitoring network with step-by-step descriptions of field and laboratory methods
Safe abortion : technical and policy guidance for health systems by World Health Organization( )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This technical and policy guidance publication is the outcome of a Technical Consultation, of an extensive review of evidence, and of additional review by experts from around the world in the fields of medicine, social science, law, ethics, provision of services and information, and health policy. It should be of use to a wide range of health professionals, and others, inside and outside governments, who are working to reduct maternal mortality and morbidity. It provides a comprehensive overview of the many actions that can be taken to ensure access to good quality abortion services as allowed by law
The world health report by World Health Organization WHO( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<1999-> include the full report; <1996-1998> include executive summary, 50 health facts, press release, figures and maps; <1995> includes executive summary only
Laboratory biosafety manual by World Health Organization( )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For more than 20 years, since it was first published in 1983, the Laboratory Biosafety Manual has provided practical guidance on biosafety techniques for use in laboratories at all levels. For this new edition, the manual has been extensively revised and expanded. The manual now covers risk assessment and safe use of recombinant DNA technology, and provides guidelines for the comissioning and cetification of laboratories. Laboratory biosecurity concepts are introduced, and the latest regulations for the transport of infectious substances are reflected. Material on safety in health-care laboratories, previously published elsewhere by WHO, has also been incorporated
The atlas of heart disease and stroke by Judith Mackay( )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart disease can no longer be seen as the problem of overworked, overweight middle-aged men; in today's world, we are all--women and children too--at risk. One in three deaths worldwide--17 million deaths each year--is due to cardiovascular disease. These full-color maps and graphics illustrate the wide range of issues relating to this global epidemic
Child and adolescent mental health policies and plans by World Health Organization( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The module outlines the steps to be followed in the development and implementation of a child and adolescent mental health policy and plan. Its goal is to assist countries to promote the healthy development of children and adolescents. The module describes how to develop a policy and plan using several sources of data: country information about the epidemiology of child and adolescent mental health problems, the existing financial and human resources available, the current service organisation and the views and attitudes of health workers. It then outlines the critical steps of formulating the vision, values, principles and the objectives of the policy, making use of an extensive consultation process with all stakeholders. In order to effectively implement the policy, a strategic plan should be developed, and guidance is provided on the key actions to be taken in this respect, including the formulation of strategies, associated activities, targets, indicators, resources and timeframes. Based on the latest evidence-based practice, the module provides a template that enables countries to address the comprehensive mental health needs of children and adolescents, across a range of sectors. [Ed.]
World report on violence and health by World Health Organization( )

21 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report is part of WHO's response to the 49th World Health Assembly held in 1996 which adopted a resolution declaring violence a major and growing public health problem across the world. It is aimed largely at researchers and practitioners including health care workers, social workers, educators and law enforcement officials
Global tuberculosis control : surveillance, planning, financing : WHO report 2005 by World Health Organization( )

36 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of annual reports from WHO monitors the state of the global tuberculosis epidemic, and charts progress towards the Millennium Development Goals. The 2007 report presents data on case notifications and treatment outcomes for 200 countries. It outlines activities that are essential for the successful implementation of the Stop TB Strategy, and sets out costs, budgets, expenditures, and sources of funding. It also summarizes progress on special initiatives, such as the development of public-private partnerships in TB control, the management of drug-resistant TB and collaborations in TB and HIV/AIDS control
Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment by Bruce Gordon( )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than three million children die every year due to unhealthy environments. This atlas tackles issues as diversd as the devastating and largely unknown impact of indoor air pollution, the unfashionable tragedy of sanitation, and complex emerging issues like climate change. Full-color maps and graphics demonstrate the threats that children face everywhere, and underscore the impact of poverty on children's health
Neuroscience of psychoactive substance use and dependence by World Health Organization( )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an authoritative summary of current knowledge of the biological basis of substance use behaviours, including their relationship with environmental factors
Global strategy for infant and young child feeding by World Health Organization( )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social protection floor for a fair and inclusive globalization : report of the Advisory Group chaired by Michelle Bachelet convened by the ILO with the collaboration of the WHO by International Labour Office( )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Social Protection Floor Advisory Group chaired by Michelle Bachelet. In many ways the power of the social protection floor lies in its simplicity. The floor is based on the idea that everyone should enjoy at least basic income security sufficient to live, guaranteed through transfers in cash or in kind, such as pensions for the elderly and persons with disabilities, child benefits, income support benefits and/or employment guarantees and services for the unemployed and working poor
Decision-making in environmental health : from evidence to action by David J Briggs( )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book examines the need for information in support of decision-making in environmental health. It discusses indicators of environmental health, methods of data collection and the assessment of exposure to and the health impact of different environmental risk factors. It also discusses approaches to linkage analysis of grouped environmental and health data, including statistical and epidemiological issues and geographical information systems." "The book will be a source of information for researchers in public health, epidemiology and social science, as well as for environmental health officers, especially those responsible for collecting and analysing environmental health data as part of local or national information systems."--Jacket
International travel and health : situation as on 1 January 2009 by World Health Organization( )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the main health risks for travelers around the world, with information on environmental health risks, injuries and violence, infectious diseases, vaccines, and malaria
Healthy villages : a guide for communities and community health workers by Guy Howard( )

10 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The health of individuals and the communities in which they live is determined by a variety of factors. Covering the provision of health care, sanitation and housing quality, this guide provides community leaders with the information needed to implement and sustain a 'Healthy Villages' project
Medical device regulations : global overview and guiding principles by Michael Cheng( )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical devices and equipment are a vital component of patient care. From a simple tongue depressor to a sophisticated haemodialysis machine, medical devices are needed at every level of the health service. Yet many health services continue to lack information and financial resources to acquire the devices they really need, i.e. those that will address the specific disease burden in their country. Effective implementation of a National Regulatory Authority is a first step towards the cost-effective management of medical devices that meet international quality and safety standards, throughout t
Climate change and human health : risks and responses by Andrew J McMichael( )

14 editions published in 2003 in English and French and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's climate system is an integral part of the complex of life-supporting processes. Climate and weather have always had a powerful impact on human health and well-being. But like other large natural systems, the global climate system is coming under pressure from human activities. Global climate change is, therefore, a newer challenge to ongoing efforts to protect human health. This volume seeks to describe the context and process of global climate change, its actual or likely impacts on health, and how human societies and their governments should respond, with particular focus on the health sector
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The atlas of heart disease and stroke
Water quality monitoring : a practical guide to the design and implementation of freshwater quality studies and monitoring programmesSafe abortion : technical and policy guidance for health systemsLaboratory biosafety manualThe atlas of heart disease and strokeChild and adolescent mental health policies and plansWorld report on violence and healthGlobal tuberculosis control : surveillance, planning, financing : WHO report 2005Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment
Alternative Names

controlled identityHigh-Level Working Group on the Health and Human Rights of Women, Children and Adolescents

controlled identityInterim Commission of the World Health Organization


Aozadur Bedel ar Yec'hed

Bütindünýä Saglyk Guramasy

Consociatio Mundialis Sanitatis

Cyfundrefn Iechyd y Byd


Die Weltgesundheitsorganisation

Dünya Sağlık Örgütü

Eagraíocht Dhomhanda Sláinte

Egészségügyi Világszervezet

Fikambanana erantanin'ny fahasalamana

Genève (Suisse)

Gunglo ti Salun-at ti Lubong

Health Organization

Heims Heilsustovnurin

Irgun ha-beriʼut ha-ʻolami

Jahon sogʻliqni saqlash tashkiloti

Kalibutanon nga Katig-uban han Kalibsógan

Kowethyans Yeghes an Bys

L-Għaqda Dinjija tas-Saħħa

Maailm tiervâsvuotâorganisaatio

Maailma Terviseorganisatsioon

Maailma Tervishoiu Organisatsioon.

Maailma Tervishoiuorganisatsioon.

Maailma Tervüseorganisats'uun

Maailman terveysjärjestö

Máilmmi dearvvasvuohtaorganisašuvdna

Monda Organizaĵo pri Sano

Mondala organizuro di saneso

Munaẓẓamat al-Ṣiḥḥah al-ʻĀlamīyah

Munaẓẓamat aṣ-Ṣiḥḥa al-ʿĀlamīya

Mundal Organisation del Sanitá

Nacions Unides. Organització Mundial de la Salut

Nations Unies. Organisation mondiale de la santé


O. M. S. (i.e. World Health Organization)

O. M. S. (World Health Organization)


OMS (i.e. World Health Organization)

OMS (Organisation mondiale de la santé)

OMS (World Health Organization)

OMS ŋgbɛyɛ

ʻOngkān ʻAnāmai Lōk

Organisacion mondiâla de la sandât

Organisashon Mundial di Salú

Organisasi Kakénakan Gumi

Organisasi Kaséhatan Dunya

Organisasi Kasihatan Dunia

Organisasi Kesehatan Dunia

Organiśasiòun mondièla dla sanitê

Organisassion Mondial ëd la Sanità

Organisation mondiale de la sanité

Organisation mondiale de la santé

Organisation Mundial del Sanitate

Organisatschoon för Weltgesundheit

Organisaziun mundiala da la sanadad

Organització Mundial de la Salut

Organixasion mondiale de la sanità

Organiza Mundal de Sania

Organização Mundial da Saúde

Organização Mundial de Saúde

Organizace spojených národů Světová zdravotnická organizace

Organizacion Mondiala de la Santat

Organización Mundial d'a Salut

Organización Mundial da Saúde

Organización Mundial de la Salú

Organización mundial de la salud

Organizasyon mondyal di santé

Organizata Botërore e Shëndetësisë

Organizația Mondială a Sănătății

Organization Mondiale de la Santé

Organizatzione Mundiale de sa Salude

Organizzazione mondiale della sanità

Osasunaren Mundu Erakundea

Pankinaban na Organisasyon nin Salud

Pasaules Veselības organizācija

Pasaulinė sveikatos apsaugos organizacija

Pasaulinė sveikatos organizacija

Pasaulio sveikatos organizacija

Pertubuhan Kesihatan Sedunia



Rêxistina Tenduristiya Cîhanê

Samahan ng Pandaigdigang Kalusugan

Sangano reHutano Pasirose

Sāzmān-i Ṣiḥḥī-i Jahān

Sè-kài Ōe-seng Cho͘-chit

Segye Pogŏn Kigu

Sekai Hoken Kikan

Sekai Hoken Kiko

Shih chieh wei sheng tsu chih


Shirika la Afya Duniani

Sṳ-kie Ví-sên Chû-chṳt

Světová zdravotnická organizace

Svetová zdravotnícka organizácia

Svetovna zdravstvena organizacija

Svetska zdravstvena organizacija

Svieta sveikatas uorganėzacėjė

Svjetska zdravstvena organizacija

Światowa Organizacja Zdrowia


Tesãi Arapygua Atyguasu

Tổ chức y tế thế giới

Tuddsa tamadlant n tdawsa

Ülemaailmne Tervishoiuorganisatsioon.

Ümumdünya Səhiyyə Təşkilatı

United Nations Organisation mondiale de la santé

United Nations Organização Mundial de Saúde

United Nations Organización Mundial de la Salud

United Nations Organizzazione mondiale della sanità

United Nations Shijie-Weisheng-Zuzhi

United Nations Světová Zdravotnická Organizace

United Nations Vsemirnaja Organizacija Zdravoochranenija

United Nations Weltgesundheitsorganisation

United Nations World Health Organizastion

United Nations World Health Organization

Urganizazziun mundiala da la Santaa

Urganizzazioni Munniali dâ Saluti

Ururka Caafimaadka Aduunka


Verdens helseorganisasjon


Verdsorganisasjonen for helse

Vereinte Nationen Weltgesundheitsorganisation


Vsemirnaâ organizaciâ zdravoohraneniâ.

Vsemirnai︠a︡ organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ zdravookhranenii︠a︡

Vsemirnaja organizacija zdravoochranenija


W.H.O. (World Health Organization)





Weltgesundheitsorganisation der Vereinten Nationen





WGO (Weltgesundheitsorganisation)


WHO (World Health Organization)

Wol Elt Aaganizieshan

Wol Helt Ogenaesesen

World Health Organisation.

World health organization

World Health Organization of the United Nations


Παγκόσμια Οργάνωση Υγείας

Παγκόσμιος Οργανισμός Υγείας


Бүткүл дүйнөлүк саламаттык сактоо уюму

Бөтендөнья сәламәтлек оешмасы

Бөтә донъя һаулыҡ һаҡлау ойошмаһы


Всемирная организация здравоохранения

Всемирная организация по здравоохранению

Всесвітня організація охорони здоров'я

Дерригдуьненан могушалла Ӏалашъяран организаци

Доруобуйа аан дойдутааҕы тэрилтэтэ

Дуния саулукъ организация

Дэлхийн Эрүүл Мэндийн Байгууллага

Дэлхэйн элүүр мэндын байгуулга

Дүниежүзілік денсаулық сақтау ұйымы

Световна здравна организация

Светска здравствена организација

Світова орґанізація охороны здоровя

Созмони Ҷаҳонии Беҳдошт

Сусветная арганізацыя аховы здароўя

Сусьветная арганізацыя здароўя

Առողջապահության համաշխարհային կազմակերպություն

אוניברסיטת בר אילן. המגמה לסוציולוגיה של הבריאות.

ארגון הבריאות העולמי

װעלט געזונט ארגאניזאציע

د روغتيا نړيوال سازمان

دۇنيا سەھىيە تەشكىلاتى

سازمان بهداشت جهانی

سازمان صحى جهان

عالمی ادارہ صحت

عوموم دونیا ساغلیق تشکیلاتی

منظمة الصحة العالمية

منظمة الصحه العالميه

ورلڈ ہیلتھ آرگنائزیشن

ورلڊ هيلٿ آرگنائيزيشن

ڕێکخراوەی تەندروستیی جیھانی

बिस्व स्वास्थ संगठन

वर्ल्ड हेल्थ अर्गेनाइजेसन

विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन

विश्व स्वास्थ्य सङ्गठन

विश्व स्वास्थ्य संस्था


বিশ্ব স্বাস্থ্য সংস্থা

ਵਿਸ਼ਵ ਸਿਹਤ ਸੰਗਠਨ

ବିଶ୍ଵ ସ୍ଵାସ୍ଥ୍ୟ ସଂଗଠନ

உலக சுகாதார அமைப்பு

ప్రపంచ ఆరోగ్య సంస్థ

ವಿಶ್ವ ಆರೋಗ್ಯ ಸಂಘಟನೆ


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