Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Current issue: December 2016

• Clarifying the record on a fracture prediction tool
• Interview: promoting public health in Indonesia
• Calculating cause-related standardized mortality rates
• Ebola virus disease preparedness in WHO’s South-East Asia Region
• Pulse oximetry for children with pneumonia in Malawi
• Pros and cons of cost–effectiveness thresholds
• A new global database of food and nutrient consumption

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