Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Table of Contents: Volume 80 (4) 2002

In this month's Bulletin

  • Page 262
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    Rubella vaccination pays; Causes of infant mortality in rural Pakistan; Vaccination against viral hepatitis B; Nutritional wasting in developing countries; Infant and toddler nutrition in rural Kenya; Gender parity would reduce cataract blindness; Deaths from rabies underreported; Containment of wild poliovirus; When is obstetric care needed?; Private health services in low-income countries



Policy & Practice

Public Health Reviews

Books & Electronic Media

  • Page 331
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    Perspectives on helminthology; Acute respiratory infection—interactive tutorials, image collection


  • Page 333
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    Preventing cardiovascular disease. A despondent view; Proper HIV/AIDS care not possible without basic safety in health set-up


  • Page 334
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    Blaming malaria rise on climate change is simplistic; China sets up Centres for Disease Control and Prevention; Court orders South Africa to treat pregnant HIV-positive women with nevirapine; Could antibiotics cure river blindness?; UN to help developing countries assess safety of GM crops; Global Fund: theh gap to fill

WHO News

  • Page 339
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    Cigarettes are too cheap, study finds; Former US president calls for resolve to defeat dracunculiasis; Asian governments are told to remove lead from petrol; WHO seeks major support for reconstruction of Afghan health services