Knowledge management and health

Blue Trunk Libraries


Contents of the English version of the Blue Trunk Library


  • Basic concepts of nursing procedures. 2nd ed. I Clement. Jaypee Brothers. ISBN 9789350902844, 2013, 480p.
  • Care of the critically ill patient in the tropics and sub-tropics. Watters D A K, Wilson I H, Leaver R J, Bagshawe A. Macmillan Press, ISBN 9780333915011, 2004, 466p.
  • Clinical guidelines: diagnostic and treatment manual for curative programs in hospitals and dispensaries: guidance for prescribing. 7th revised edition. Desenclos J C, Biberon P, Rigal J. Paris, Médecins sans Frontières, ISBN 9782906498693, 2007, 342p.
  • Clinical Medicine: A textbook of clinical methods and laboratory investigations . 4th ed. DAS, KV K at all. Jaypee Brothers, ISBN 9789350902806, 2013, 830p.
  • Community Case Management During an Influenza Outbreak. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241501842, 2011, 161p.
  • Gray anatomy for students. Drake, R., Wayne Vogl, A., Mitchell, A. Elsevier. ISBN 9780443069529, 2009, 1103p.
  • mhGAP Intervention Guide for Mental, Neurological and Substance-use Disorders in non-specialized Health Settings. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241548069, 2010, 107p.
  • Nursing Care of the Sick. A guide for nurses working in small rural hospital. World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Western Pacific, ISBN 9789290611424, 1998, 221p.
  • Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine. Eddleston M, Pierini S. Oxford University Press, ISBN 9780199204090, 2008, 843p.
  • Persisting Pain in Children Package. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241548120, 2012, 275p.
  • Prevention of Recurrent Heart Attacks and strokes in Low and Middle Income Populations. Evidence-based recommendations for policy makers and health professionals. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241562584, 2003,106p.
  • Primary Ear and Hearing Care Training Resource. Basic level - Trainer's manual - Student's Workbook - Advance level. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241562584, 2006, 346p.
  • Psychological First Aid. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241548205, 2011, 65p.


  • 25 Questions & Answers on Health & Human Rights. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241545693, 2002, 32p.
  • Cancer Control: Knowledge into Action. WHO Guide for Effective Programmes. Diagnosis and Treatment. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241547406, 2008, 48p.
  • Cancer Control: Knowledge into Action. WHO Guide for Effective Programmes. Policy and Advocacy. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241547529, 2008, 54p.
  • Cancer Control: Knowledge into Action. WHO Guide for Effective Programmes. Prevention World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241547116, 2007, 54p.
  • Cancer Control: Knowledge into Action. WHO Guide for Effective Programmes. Planning. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241546997, 2006, 46p.
  • Cervical Cancer Screening in Developing Countries. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241545723, 2002, 87p.
  • Community-based Rehabilitation: CBR Guidelines .World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548052, 2010, 452p.
  • Educational Handbook for Health Personnel. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241706353, 1998, 362p.
  • Public health engineering in emergency situation. 2st ed. Delmas G, Courvallet M. Médecins sans Frontières, 2010, 1v, 63p. + chapter 8.
  • Public Health Significance of Urban Pests. Community Component of the IMCI Strategy. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789289071888. 2nd ed. 1992, 582p.
  • Setting up Community Health Programmes: a practical manual for use in developing countries. Lankester T. Macmillan Press, ISBN 9781405086028, 2008, 426p.
  • Systems Thinking for Health Systems Strengthening. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241563895, 2009, 107p.
  • Verbal Autopsy Standards. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241547215, 2007, 117p.


  • Avoiding Heart Attacks and Strokes: don't be a victim - protect yourself. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546720, 2005, 44p.
  • Helping Health Workers Learn: a book of methods, aids and ideas for instructors at the village level. Werner D., Bower B. Hesperian Foundation. ISBN 9780942364101, 1982, 640p.
  • Integrating Mental Health into Primary Care. A Global Perspective. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241563680, 2008, 214p.
  • Pharmacological Treatment of Mental Disorders in Primary Health Care. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547697, 2009, 79p.
  • Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases: Guidelines for Primary Health Care in Low Resource Settings. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548397, 2012, 68p.
  • Trichiasis Surgery for Trachoma. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548670, 2013, 72p.
  • Where there is No Dentist. Dickson, M. Hesperian Foundation. ISBN 9780942364057, updated 2012, 238p.
  • Where there is No Doctor: a village health care handbook for Africa. Werner D. Hesperian Foundation. ISBN 9780942364156. Updated 2009, 512p.


  • Basic Epidemiology. 2nd ed. Beaglehole R, Bonita R, Kjellström T. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241563680, 2006, 219p.
  • Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice. 2nd ed. Pencheon D (et al). Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198566557, 2006, 691p.


  • Clubfoot: Ponseti Management. 2nd ed. Ponseti, Ignacio. Global-HELP Organization. ISBN 9781601890023, 2003, 32p.
  • Comprehensive Cervical Cancer Control. A guide to essential practice. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547000, 2006, 272p.
  • Making Health Services Adolescent Friendly. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241503594, 2012, 50p.
  • Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241545877, 2003, 448p.
  • Mother Baby Package: implementing safe motherhood in countries: practical guide. World Health Organization, 1994, 89p. WHO/FHE/MSM/94.11
  • Obstetric Fistula. Guiding principles for clinical management and programmes development. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241593670, 2006, 73p.
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth, Postpartum and Newborn Care: a guide for essential practice. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241590846, 2006, 178p.
  • Responding to Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence Against Women. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548595, 2013, 63p.
  • Safe Abortion. 2nd ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548434, 2012, 131p.
  • Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use. 2nd ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241562843, 2004, 161p.
  • WHO Medical Eligibility Criteria Wheel for Contraceptive Use, 2008 Update. World Health Organization, ISBN 9789241547710, 2009. (1 wheel)
  • WHO Recommendations for the Prevention of Postpartum Haemorrhage. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548502, 2007, 35p.


  • Acute Diarrhoeal Diseases in Complex Emergencies: critical steps. World Health Organization, 2004, WHO/CDS/CPE/ZFK/2004.6 (leaflet)
  • Care for Child Development. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548403, 2012, 117p.
  • Cholera Outbreak: assessing the outbreak response and improving preparedness. World Health Organization, 2004, WHO/CDS/CPE/ZFK/2004.4., 87p.
  • Developmental Difficulties in Early Childhood. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241503549, 2012, 160p.
  • Disabled Village Children: a guide for community health workers, rehabilitation workers and families. 2nd ed. 6th printing. Werner D. Hesperian Foundation. ISBN 9780942364064, 2003, 654p.
  • First Steps for Managing an Outbreak of Acute Diarrhoea. World Health Organization, 2003, WHO/CDS/CSR/NCS/2003.7 (leaflet)
  • Guidelines on Neonatal Seizures. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548304, 2011, 95p.
  • Pocket Book of Hospital Care for Children. Guidelines for the Management of Common Illnesses with Limited Resources. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548373, 2005, 398p.
  • Primary Child Care. Macmillan & World Health Organization. ISBN 9781405066440, 2009, 581p.
  • The Management and Prevention of Diarrhoea: practical guidelines. 3rd ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241544771, 1993, 50p.
  • Water Sanitation and Hygiene Standards for Schools in Low-cost Settings. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547796, 2009, 64p.
  • WHO Recommendations on the Management of Diarrhoea and Pneumonia in HIV Infected Infants and Children. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548083, 2011, 59p.

BOX 160 : HOSPITALS CARE (2 boxes)

  • District Laboratory Practice in Tropical Countries: part 1. 2nd ed. Cheesbrough Monica. Tropical Health Technology. ISBN 9780521676304, 2006, 454p.
  • District Laboratory Practice in Tropical Countries: part 2. 2nd ed. Cheesbrough Monica. Tropical Health Technology. ISBN 9780521676311, 2006, 434p.
  • Essential Environmental Health Standards for Health Care. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547239, 2003, 57p.
  • IMAI District Clinician Manual: Hospital Care for Adolescents and Adults. Package Vol 1 & 2. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548311, 2011, 1273p.
  • Laboratory Quality Management System : handbook. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548274, 2011, 247p.
  • Manual of Basic Techniques for a health laboratory. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241545303, 2003, 393p.
  • Manual of Diagnostic Ultrasound. Palmer P.E.S. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241544610, 1995, 334p.
  • Manual on the Management, Maintenance and Use of Blood Cold Chain Equipment. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546737, 2005, 104p.
  • Monitoring Emergency Obstetric Care. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547734, 2009, 160p.
  • Natural Ventilation for Infection Control in Health-care Settings. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547857, 2009, 131p.
  • Pattern Recognition in Diagnostic Imaging. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546324, 2001, 205p.
  • Pulse Oximetry. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241501132, 2011, 23p.
  • Rehabilitation Surgery for Deformities due to Poliomyelitis: Techniques for the district hospital. Krol J. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241544573, 1993, 112p.
  • Surgical Care at the District Hospital. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241545754, 2003, 512p.
  • WHO Manual of Diagnostic Imaging: Radiographic Anatomy and Interpretation of the Chest and the Pulmonary System. Ellis, S.M., Flower, C. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546775, 2006, 152p.
  • WHO Manual of Diagnostic Imaging: Radiographic Technique and Projections. Sandström, S. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546089, 2003, 133p.


  • Food and Nutrition for Nurses. Singh R. Jaypee Brothers. ISBN 9789350255698, 2012. 322p.
  • Guidelines for an Integrated Approach to the Nutritional Care of HIV – Infected Children (6 months-14 years). World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241597524, 2009, 42p.
  • Guidelines for Training Community Health Workers in Nutrition. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241542104, 1986, 121p.
  • Guiding Principles for Feeding Infants and Young Children During Emergencies. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546065, 2004, 84p.
  • Infant and Young Child Feeding: Model Chapter for textbooks for medical students and allied health professionals. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241597494, 2009, 112p.
  • Nutrition for Developing Countries. 2nd ed. Savage-King F, Burgess A. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780192622334, 2nd ed. 1993, 461p.
  • WHO Child Growth Standards and the Identification of Severe Acute Malnutrition in Infants and Children. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241598163, 2009, 11p.


  • A Model Quality Assurance System for Procurement Agencies. World Health Organization, 2006, WHO/PSM/PAR/2007.3., 136p.
  • Essential Drugs: practical guidelines intended for physicians, pharmacists, nurses and medical auxiliaries. Maritoux J, Pinel J. Médecins sans Frontières. ISBN 9782906498624. 3rd ed. 2013, 373p.
  • Guidelines for Safe Disposal of Unwanted Pharmaceuticals in and after Emergencies. World Health Organization, 2006, WHO/EDM/PAR/99.2., 31p.
  • MDS 3/ Managing Access to Medicines and Health Technologies. Management Science for Health. USA, Kumariam Press. ISBN 9781565495876, 2013, 1136p.
  • Selection and Use of Essential Medicines (The) Report of the WHO Expert Committee, 2011 (including the 17th Model List of Essential Medicines and the 3rd WHO Model List of Essential medicines for Children – Technical Report Series , No 965.World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241209656, 2012, 249p.
  • The Interagency Emergency Health Kit. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241502115, 2011, 68p.
  • WHO Model Formulary 2008. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547659, 2009, 644p.


  • Anthrax in Humans and Animals World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547536, 2008, 215p.
  • Communicable Disease Control in Emergencies: a field manual. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546164, 2005, 302p.
  • Implementing the WHO Stop TB Strategy. A handbook for national tuberculosis control programmes. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546676, 2008, 184p.
  • Management of a Measles Epidemic. Médecins Sans Frontières – MSF. ISBN 978290648945, 2013, 244p.
  • Management of Epidemic Meningococcal Meningitis. 4th ed. Fermon F, Varaine F. Médecins sans Frontières. ISBN 9782906498723, 2008, 174p.
  • Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547680, 2009, 58p.


  • Bambo has bilharzia. World Health Organization. ISBN 97892415019032013, 21p.
  • Basic Malaria Microscopy: Part I. Learner's Guide, 2nd ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547826, 2010, 83p.
  • Basic Malaria Microscopy: Part II. Tutor's Guide, 2nd ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547918, 2010, 53p.
  • Bench Aids for Malaria Microscopy. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547864, 2009, 12p.
  • Bench Aids for the Diagnosis of Intestinal Parasites. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241544764, 1994, 20p.
  • Buruli Ulcer: recognize. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241501224, 2011, 92p.
  • Guidelines for the Treatment of Malaria. Second Edition. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546942, 2010, 194p.
  • Helminth Control in School-age Children. Second edition World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548267, 2011, 88p.
  • Lymphatic filariasis: managing morbidity & preventing disability. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241505291, 2013, 53p.
  • Malaria Control in Complex Emergencies. An Inter-Agency Field Handbook. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241593892, 2005, 242p.
  • Management of Severe Malaria. 3rd Ed. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548526, 2012, 83p.
  • Paniker's Textbook of Medical Parasitology, 7th ed. Paniker, C K J. Jaypee Brothers. ISBN 9789350905340, 2013. 280p.
  • Preventive Chemotherapy in Human Helminthiasis. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241547109, 2006, 71p.
  • Tuberculosisi Prevalence Surveys. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241548168, 2011, 305p.
  • Use of Malaria Rapid Diagnostics Tests (The). World Health Organization. ISBN 9789290610885 2004, 19p.


  • Consolidated Guidelines on the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs for Treating and Preventing HIV infection. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241505757, 2013, 272p
  • HIV, Health and Your Community: A Guide for Action by Reuben Granich and Jonathan Mermin. Hesperian Foundation Updated 2006, 248 p.
  • HIV/AIDS stand up for human rights. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241591140, 2005, 16p.
  • TB/HIV a clinical manual. World Health Organization. ISBN 9789241546348, 2004, 210p.