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World Health Organization

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WHO drug information by World Health Organization( file )
in 4 languages and held by 1,625 libraries worldwide
Evaluation of certain veterinary drug residues in food : fifty-fourth report of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives by Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives( Book )
118 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
WHO Expert Committee on Biological Standardization : fifty-second report by WHO Expert Committee on Biological Standardization( Book )
127 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations : thirty-seventh report by WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations( Book )
99 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
This report discusses the monographs on antiretrovirals proposed for inclusion in The International Pharmacopoeia and specifications for radiopharmaceuticals, quality specifications for antituberculosis drugs and the revision of the monograph on artemisinin derivatives, as well as quality control of reference materials, good manufacturing practices, inspection, distribution and trade, and other aspects of quality assurance of pharmaceuticals, and regulatory issues. Several annexes include an amendment to good manufacturing practices: main principles regarding the requirement for the sampling of starting materials, guidelines on good manufacturing practices regarding water for pharmaceutical use, guidelines on the sampling of pharmaceutical products, and draft guidelines for registration of fixed-dose combination medicinal products
Evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants : forty-first report of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives by Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives( Book )
98 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
The report contains a general discussion of the principles governing the toxicological evaluation and assessments of intake of food additives (in particular, flavouring agents) and contaminants. A summary follows of the Committee's evaluations of technical, toxicological and intake data for certain food additives (annatto extracts, natamycin, propyl paraben, synthetic lycopene and lycopene from Blakeslea trispora, and quillaia extract type 2) and food contaminants (aluminium, 3-chloro-1,2-propanediol, 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol and methylmercury). Specifications for the following food additives w
Evaluation of certain food additives : some food colours, thickening agents, and certain other substances by Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives( Book )
81 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
L'introduction indique : "The Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA) met in Geneva from 5 to 14 June 2012"
Laboratory biosafety manual by World Health Organization( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
For more than 20 years, since it was first published in 1983, the Laboratory biosafety manual has provided practical guidance on biosafety techniques for use in laboratories at all levels. Good microbiological technique and appropriate use of biosafety equipment by well trained staff remain the fundamental elements of laboratory biosafety. However, globalization, significant advances in technology, the emergence of new diseases and serious threats arising from the deliberate misuse and release of microbiological agents and toxins have necessitated a review of current procedures. For this new e
World report on violence and health by World Health Organization( Book )
20 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 libraries worldwide
This report is part of WHO's response to the 49th World Health Assembly held in 1996 which adopted a resolution declaring violence a major and growing public health problem across the world. It is aimed largely at researchers and practitioners including health care workers, social workers, educators and law enforcement officials
Bulletin of the World Health Organization by World Health Organization( file )
in 4 languages and held by 503 libraries worldwide
Guidelines for the treatment of malaria by World Health Organization( Book )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
"The purpose of this document is to provide comprehensible, global, evidence-based guidelines to help formulate policies and protocols for the treatment of malaria. Information is presented on the treatment of uncomplicated malaria, including disease in special groups (young children, pregnant women, people who are HIV positive, travellers from non-malaria endemic regions) and in complex emergency situations and severe malaria."--Publisher's description
Safe abortion : technical and policy guidance for health systems by World Health Organization( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
This technical and policy guidance publication is the outcome of a Technical Consultation, of an extensive review of evidence, and of additional review by experts from around the world in the fields of medicine, social science, law, ethics, provision of services and information, and health policy. It should be of use to a wide range of health professionals, and others, inside and outside governments, who are working to reduct maternal mortality and morbidity. It provides a comprehensive overview of the many actions that can be taken to ensure access to good quality abortion services as allowed by law
International travel and health : situation as on 1 January 2009 by World Health Organization( Book )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and French and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Looks at the main health risks for travelers around the world, with information on environmental health risks, injuries and violence, infectious diseases, vaccines, and malaria
Water quality monitoring : a practical guide to the design and implementation of freshwater quality studies and monitoring programmes by Jamie Bartram( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
The approaches and methods for water quality monitoring described in this handbook are based upon the experience gained, over two decades, with the design and establishment of the global freshwater quality monitoring network, GEMS/WATER. The GEMS/WATER programme is co-sponsored by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Health organization (WHO), together with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Meteorological Organiza
Atlas of Heart Disease & Stroke by Judith Mackay( Book )
10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Heart disease can no longer be seen as the problem of overworked, overweight middle-aged men; in today's world, we are all--women and children too--at risk. One in three deaths worldwide--17 million deaths each year--is due to cardiovascular disease. These full-color maps and graphics illustrate the wide range of issues relating to this global epidemic
Neuroscience of psychoactive substance use and dependence by World Health Organization( Book )
9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Provides an authoritative summary of current knowledge of the biological basis of substance use behaviours, including their relationship with environmental factors
Making a difference by World Health Organization( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Annotation This report assesses world health trends over the past five decades, & presents projections up to 2025 regarding health conditions, diseases, & the tools for managing them
Health systems : improving performance by World Health Organization( Book )
18 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Er kommt daher wie die Magazine der Grosskonzerne mit ihren gepflegten Layouts, nur ist er etwa dreimal so umfangreich, der WHO-Weltgesundheitsbericht. Er soll helfen, die Leistungsfähigkeit der Gesundheitssysteme zu verbessern. "Wir müssen die Faktoren, die dabei eine Rolle spielen, besser verstehen", schreibt die WHO-Chefin Gro Harlem Brundtland in ihrer Grussadresse. Um erst einmal den 200-seitigen Bericht besser zu verstehen, sei die Lektüre der nachfolgend rezensierten Broschüre von Johannes Möller empfohlen. Er geht mit dem WHO-Report hart und kritisch ins Gericht. Ruth von Blarer, Wissenschaftsjournalistin, Zürich (November 2002)
Decision-making in environmental health : from evidence to action by D Briggs( Book )
12 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
"This book examines the need for information in support of decision-making in environmental health. It discusses indicators of environmental health, methods of data collection and the assessment of exposure to and the health impact of different environmental risk factors. It also discusses approaches to linkage analysis of grouped environmental and health data, including statistical and epidemiological issues and geographical information systems." "The book will be a source of information for researchers in public health, epidemiology and social science, as well as for environmental health officers, especially those responsible for collecting and analysing environmental health data as part of local or national information systems."--Jacket
Child and adolescent mental health policies and plans by World Health Organization( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The module outlines the steps to be followed in the development and implementation of a child and adolescent mental health policy and plan. Its goal is to assist countries to promote the healthy development of children and adolescents
Water pollution control : a guide to the use of water quality management principles ( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
This is a handbook for policy makers and environmental managers in water authorities and engineering companies engaged in water quality programmes, especially in developing countries. It is also suitable for use as a textbook or as training material
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controlled identity Interim Commission of the World Health Organization

Aozadur Bedel ar Yec'hed
Bütindünýä Saglyk Guramasy
Consociatio Mundialis Sanitatis
Cyfundrefn Iechyd y Byd
Die Weltgesundheitsorganisation
Dünya Sağlık Örgütü
Eagraíocht Dhomhanda Sláinte
Egészségügyi Világszervezet
Fikambanana erantanin'ny fahasalamana
Genève (Suisse)
Gunglo ti Salun-at ti Lubong naipangpangruna nga ahensia ti Nagkaykaysa a Pagpagilian nga akinrebbeng iti sangalubongan a salun-at ti publiko
Health Organization
Heims Heilsustovnurin
Interim Commission of the World Health Organization
International Health Conference (United Nations) (1946 : New York, N.Y.)
Irgun ha-beriʼut ha-ʻolami
Irgun ha-beriʼut ha-ʻolami
Jahon sogʻliqni saqlash tashkiloti
Kalibutanon nga Katig-uban han Kalibsógan
L-Għaqda Dinjija tas-Saħħa
Maailma Terviseorganisatsioon
Maailma Tervüseorganisats'uun
Maailman terveysjärjestö
Monda Organizaĵo pri Sano
Mondala organizuro di saneso
Munaẓẓamat al-Ṣiḥḥah al-ʻĀlamīyah
Munaẓẓamat aṣ-Ṣiḥḥa al-ʿĀlamīya
Nacions Unides. Organització Mundial de la Salut
O. M. S. (i.e. World Health Organization)
O. M. S. (World Health Organization)
OMS (i.e. World Health Organization)
OMS (Organisation mondiale de la santé)
OMS (World Health Organization)
ʻOngkān ʻAnāmai Lōk
Organisacion mondiâla de la sandât
Organisasi Kaséhatan Dunya
Organisasi Kesehatan Dunia
Organiśasiòun mondièla dla sanitê
Organisassion Mondial ëd la Sanità
Organisation mondiale de la santé
Organisation mondiale de la santé organisation internationale
Organisation Mundial del Sanitate
Organisaziun mundiala da la sanadad
Organització Mundial de la Salut
Organização Mundial da Saúde
Organização Mundial da Saúde organismo da Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) especializado em gerir políticas de prevenção, promoção, e intervenção em saúde a nível mundial
Organização Mundial de Saúde
Organizace spojených národů Světová zdravotnická organizace
Organizacion Mondiala de la Santat
Organización Mundial d'a Salut
Organización Mundial da Saúde
Organización Mundial de la Salú
Organización mundial de la salud
Organización Mundial de la Salud organismo de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas especializado en gestionar políticas de prevención, promoción e intervención en salud a nivel mundial
Organizata Botërore e Shëndetësisë
Organizația Mondială a Sănătății
Organization Mondiale de la Santé
Organizzazione mondiale della sanità
Organizzazione mondiale della sanità agenzia specializzata dell'ONU per la salute
Osasunerako Mundu Erakundea
Pankinaban na Organisasyon nin Salud
Pasaules Veselības organizācija
Pasaulio sveikatos organizacija
Pertubuhan Kesihatan Sedunia
Samahan ng Pandaigdigang Kalusugan
Sangano reHutano Pasirose
Sāzmān-i Ṣiḥḥī-i Jahān
Sè-kài Oē-seng Cho͘-chit
Segye Pogŏn Kigu
Sekai Hoken Kikan
Sekai Hoken Kiko
Shih chieh wei sheng tsu chih
Shirika la Afya Duniani
Světová zdravotnická organizace
Svetová zdravotnícka organizácia
Svetovna zdravstvena organizacija
Svetska zdravstvena organizacija
Svieta sveikatas uorganėzacėjė
Svjetska zdravstvena organizacija
Światowa Organizacja Zdrowia
Tổ chức y tế thế giới
Ümumdünya Səhiyyə Təşkilatı
United Nations Organisation mondiale de la santé
United Nations Organização Mundial de Saúde
United Nations Organización Mundial de la Salud
United Nations Organizzazione mondiale della sanità
United Nations Shijie-Weisheng-Zuzhi
United Nations Světová Zdravotnická Organizace
United Nations Vsemirnaja Organizacija Zdravoochranenija
United Nations Weltgesundheitsorganisation
United Nations World Health Organization
Urganizazziun mundiala da la Santaa
Urganizzazioni Munniali dâ Saluti
Ururka Caafimaadka Aduunka
Verdens helseorganisasjon
Verdsorganisasjonen for helse
Vereinte Nationen Weltgesundheitsorganisation
Vsemirnaâ organizaciâ zdravoohraneniâ.
Vsemirnai︠a︡ organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ zdravookhranenii︠a︡
Vsemirnaja organizacija zdravoochranenija
W.H.O. (World Health Organization)
Warld Heal Organization
Weltgesundheitsorganisation der Vereinten Nationen
Weltgesundheitsorganisation Sonderorganisation der Vereinten Nationen mit Sitz in Genf
WGO (Weltgesundheitsorganisation)
WHO (World Health Organization)
Wol Elt Aaganizieshan
Wol Helt Ogenaesesen
World Health Organisation.
World health organization
World Health Organization of the United Nations
World Health Organization specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health
Παγκόσμιος Οργανισμός Υγείας
Бүткүл дүйнөлүк саламаттык сактоо уюму
Бөтендөнья сәламәтлек оешмасы
Бөтә донъя һаулыҡ һаҡлау ойошмаһы
Всемирная организация здравоохранения
Всемирная организация здравоохранения специальное учреждение ООН
Всесвітня організація охорони здоров'я Міжнародна організація в межах ООН, що здійснює заходи з охорони здоров'я у світовому масштабі
Дерригдуьненан могушалла Ӏалашъяран организаци
Доруобуйа аан дойдутааҕы тэрилтэтэ
Дуния саулукъ организация
Дэлхийн Эрүүл Мэндийн Байгууллага
Дүниежүзілік денсаулық сақтау ұйымы
Световна здравна организация
Светска здравствена организација
Світова орґанізація охороны здоровя
Созмони Ҷаҳонии Беҳдошт
Сусветная арганізацыя аховы здароўя
Сусьветная арганізацыя здароўя
Առողջապահության համաշխարհային կազմակերպություն
ארגון הבריאות העולמי
װעלט געזונט ארגאניזאציע
د روغتيا نړيوال سازمان
سازمان بهداشت جهانی
سازمان صحى جهان
عالمی ادارہ صحت
منظمة الصحة العالمية
منظمة الصحه العالميه
ورلڈ ہیلتھ آرگنائزیشن
ڕێکخراوەی تەندروستیی جیھانی
वर्ल्ड हेल्थ अर्गेनाइजेसन
विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन world health organisation
विश्व स्वास्थ्य संस्था
বিশ্ব স্বাস্থ্য সংস্থা
ਵਿਸ਼ਵ ਸਿਹਤ ਸੰਗਠਨ
ବିଶ୍ଵ ସ୍ଵାସ୍ଥ୍ୟ ସଂଗଠନ
உலக சுகாதார அமைப்பு
ప్రపంచ ఆరోగ్య సంస్థ
ವಿಶ್ವ ಆರೋಗ್ಯ ಸಂಘಟನೆ
ලෝක සෞඛ්‍ය සංවිධානය
ჯანდაცვის მსოფლიო ორგანიზაცია
세계 보건 기구
セカイ ホケン キカン
セカイ ホケン キコウ
北京协和医院 世界卫生组织疾病分类合作中心
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