Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 92, Number 2, February 2014, 77-152

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

In this month’s Bulletin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.000214

EDITORIALS

No universal health coverage without strong local health systems
Bruno Meessen, Belma Malanda & for the Community of Practice “Health Service Delivery”
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.135228

Health and safety in recreational waters
Saverio Giampaoli & Vincenzo Romano Spica
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.126391

NEWS

Public health round-up
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.010214

Harnessing Africa’s untapped solar energy potential for health
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.020214

Underlying issues are key to dispelling vaccine doubts
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.030214

RESEARCH

Economic benefits of keeping vaccines at ambient temperature during mass vaccination: the case of meningitis A vaccine in Chad
Patrick Lydon, Simona Zipursky, Carole Tevi-Benissan, Mamoudou Harouna Djingarey, Placide Gbedonou, Brahim Oumar Youssouf & Michel Zaffran
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.123471

A global research agenda for family planning: results of an exercise for setting research priorities
Moazzam Ali, Armando Seuc, Asma Rahimi, Mario Festin & Marleen Temmerman
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.122242

The influence of market deregulation on fast food consumption and body mass index: a cross-national time series analysis
Roberto De Vogli, Anne Kouvonen & David Gimeno
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.120287

Do national drug control laws ensure the availability of opioids for medical and scientific purposes?
S Asra Husain, Marty Skemp Brown & Martha A Maurer
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.121558

Diarrhoea-related hospitalizations in children before and after implementation of monovalent rotavirus vaccination in Mexico
Marcelino Esparza-Aguilar, Paul A Gastañaduy, Edgar Sánchez-Uribe, Rishi Desai, Umesh D Parashar, Vesta Richardson & Manish Patel
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.125286

SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS

Pre-treatment loss to follow-up in tuberculosis patients in low- and lower-middle-income countries and high-burden countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Peter MacPherson, Rein MGJ Houben, Judith R Glynn, Elizabeth L Corbett & Katharina Kranzer
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.124800

POLICY & PRACTICE

Protecting policy space for public health nutrition in an era of international investment agreements
Anne Marie Thow & Benn McGrady
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.120543

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

Adaptation and implementation of local maternity dashboards in a Zimbabwean hospital to drive clinical improvement
J Crofts, J Moyo, W Ndebele, S Mhlanga, T Draycott & T Sibanda
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.124347

CORRIGENDUM

Corrigendum
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.100214