Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 89, Number 3, March 2011, 161-240

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

In this month’s Bulletin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.000311

EDITORIALS

Women and the smoking epidemic: turning the tide
- Vikram S Pathania
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.086389

Compassionate use of medicinal products in Europe: current status and perspectives
- Mussa Rahbari & Nuh N Rahbari
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.085712

NEWS

Looming dementia epidemic in Asia

Mobilizing political will to contain antimicrobial resistance

Tackling tuberculosis with an all-inclusive approach

RESEARCH

Management of diabetes and associated cardiovascular risk factors in seven countries: a comparison of data from national health examination surveys
- Emmanuela Gakidou et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.080820

The mental health workforce gap in low- and middle-income countries: a needs-based approach
- Tim A Bruckner et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.082784

Gender empowerment and female-to-male smoking prevalence ratios
- Sara C Hitchman & Geoffrey T Fong
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079905

Risk factors associated with sexual violence towards girls in Swaziland
- Matthew J Breiding et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079608

Cost–effectiveness of artemisinin combination therapy for uncomplicated malaria in children: data from Papua New Guinea
- Wendy A Davis et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.084103

POLICY & PRACTICE

Intradermal delivery of vaccines: potential benefits and current challenges
- JK Hickling et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079426

The integration of multiple HIV/AIDS projects into a coordinated national programme in China
- Zunyou Wu et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.082552

PERSPECTIVES

The United States Department of Defense and the International Health Regulations (2005): perceptions, pitfalls and progress towards implementation
- Matthew Johns et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.082321

Floods in Pakistan: a public health crisis
- Haider Warraich et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.083386

Revision of the International Classification of Diseases to include standardized descriptions of multiple injuries and injury severity
- Shinji Nakahara & Junichiro Yokota
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.078964