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      From: bulletin <bulletin@...>
      Subject: {EU} Email alert: December issue of the WHO Bulletin
      To: BULLETINANNOUNCE@...
      Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 4:40 PM

       
      
       

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      NOTICE TO READERS: The Bulletin of the World Health

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

      Dear reader,

       

      Highlights from the December 2010 issue:

      ·          Mother or nothing: the burden of infertility

      ·          Are mobile phone base stations making us sick?

      ·          Traditional male circumcision not so clean cut

      ·          More health workers needed to treat HIV

      ·          Is acupuncture risky?

      ·          Sierra Leone: free health care saves women and babies

      ·          Mongolia: parents giving children antibiotics without prescription

       

      Complete list of contents for Volume 88, Number 12, December 2010.

       

       

      Abstracts and other items are available in عربي, 中文, FrançaisРусский and Español.

       

       

      Volume 88, Number 12, December 2010, 877-953

       

      IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

       
      Africa; Male circumcision: more research needed; Many more workers needed to treat HIV; Changing disease patterns; China; Using the Internet to fight tuberculosis; Is acupuncture risky?; Mongolia; Too many antibiotics; Sierra Leone; Grand plan, but who will pay?; Uganda; Surgical standards not up to scratch; Global; Are mobile phone base stations making us sick?; Limit antibiotic use for prophylaxis; More harm than good
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      EDITORIALS

      Containing antimicrobial resistance: a renewed effort
      - Krisantha Weerasuriya et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.084236
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 412kb]

      New disability weights for the global burden of disease
      - Joshua A Salomon
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.084301
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 422kb]

      Vaccine innovation done differently
      - Roy Widdus
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.082826
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 407kb]

      NEWS

      Mother or nothing: the agony of infertility
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 1.08Mb]

      Now it’s free, how to pay for it? Sierra Leone ’s dilemma
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 910kb]

      Maasai couples seek safer solutions to infertility
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 527kb]

      RESEARCH
      Systematic review on the health effects of exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields from mobile phone base stations
      - Martin Röösli et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.071852
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 805kb]

      Paediatric surgery and anaesthesia in south-western Uganda : a cross-sectional survey
      - Isabeau A Walker et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.076703
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 733kb]

      Traditional male circumcision in eastern and southern Africa: a systematic review of prevalence and complications
      - Andrea Wilcken et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.072975
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 651kb]

      Acupuncture-related adverse events: a systematic review of the Chinese literature
      - Junhua Zhang et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.076737
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 587kb]

      To give is better than to receive: compliance with WHO guidelines for drug donations during 2000–2008
      - Lisa Bero et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079764
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 639kb]

      Survey of non-prescribed use of antibiotics for children in an urban community in Mongolia
      - Ganchimeg Togoobaatar et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079004
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 636kb]

      POLICY & PRACTICE
      Engaging hospitals to meet tuberculosis control targets in China: using the Internet as a tool to put policy into practice
      - Lixia Wang et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.071753
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 541kb]

      Health transition in Africa : practical policy proposals for primary care
      - D Maher et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.077891
      Abstract [HTML] | Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 581kb]

      PERSPECTIVES
      Time for new recommendations on cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV-exposed infants in developing countries?
      - Anna Coutsoudis et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.076422
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 446kb]

      Universal antiretroviral treatment: the challenge of human resources
      - Till Bärnighausen et al.
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.073890
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 433kb]

      CORRIGENDUM
      Corrigendum
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.101210
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 63kb]

      BOOKS & ELECTRONIC MEDIA
      Traditional medicine: a global perspective
      - Donald M Marcus
      doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.079822
      Full article text [HTML] | Full article text [pdf 418kb]

       

       

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