Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 88, Number 7, July 2010, 481-560

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

Africa; Does poverty drive the HIV epidemic?; Cameroon, Nigeria & Uganda; Involving communities in health; Côte d’Ivoire; Care for HIV-infected children; India; Breaking cycle of heath-care debt; Price for piped water?; Indonesia; Reducing neonatal deaths; Liberia; After the war; Pacific islands ; Heavy price for poor diet; United Republic of Tanzania; Digitizing data in the field; Global; Applying human rights for health; Improving the use of evidence

EDITORIALS

Swimming upstream: why sanitation, hygiene and water are so important to mothers and their daughters
- Clarissa Brocklehurst & Jamie Bartram
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.080077

When did medicines become essential?
- Jeremy A Greene
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079970

NEWS

Pacific islanders pay heavy price for abandoning traditional diet

India tries to break cycle of health-care debt

RESEARCH

Scaling up antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected children in Côte d’Ivoire: determinants of survival and loss to programme
- M-F Anaky et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.068015

Iron and folic acid supplements and reduced early neonatal deaths in Indonesia
- Christiana R Titaley et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.065813

Community-directed interventions for priority health problems in Africa: results of a multicountry study
- The CDI Study Group
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.069203

Understanding the correlations between wealth, poverty and human immunodeficiency virus infection in African countries
- Justin O Parkhurst
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.070185

Availability of essential health services in post-conflict Liberia
- Margaret E Kruk et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.071068

How valuable are environmental health interventions? Evaluation of water and sanitation programmes in India
- Subhrendu K Pattanayak et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.066050

Improving the use of evidence in health impact assessment
- Jennifer Mindell et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.068510

POLICY AND PRACTICE

Using human rights for sexual and reproductive health: improving legal and regulatory frameworks
- Jane Cottingham et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.063412

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

Paperless registration during survey enumerations and large oral cholera mass vaccination in Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanzania
- Mohammad Ali et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.070334

BOOKS & ELECTRONIC MEDIA

Smoking kills: the revolutionary life of Richard Doll
- Judith Mackay
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.075325