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Date: Thursday, August 2, 2012, 2:38 PMDear reader,Highlights from the August 2012 issue:• Harnessing traditional Chinese medicine for public health• Genomics in low- and middle-income countries• Counting the cost of calories• Lessons from Fukushima• Biomedical engineering in disaster managementYou can now read the Bulletin on a variety of different formats. The journal is now available on electronic publishing devices, Kindle readers and as a Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) digital talking book.Complete list of contents for Volume 90, Number 8, August 2012, 557-632.Volume 90, Number 8, August 2012, 557-632IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETINIn this month's Bulletin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.000812EDITORIALSTrans-disciplinary research to improve health systems’ disaster readiness and response
- Samantha Watson et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.106120Performance-based financing in low- and middle-income countries: still more questions than answers
- Atle Fretheim et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.106468NEWSPublic health round-upNew drugs from ancient textsScreening the genesCounting the cost of caloriesRESEARCHSentinel versus population-based surveillance of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine effectiveness
- Lee M Hampton et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.098178Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 848kb ¦ DAISY zip, 87kb ¦ ePub, 3.27Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 3.27MbRegional disparities in the burden of disease attributable to unsafe water and poor sanitation in China
- Elizabeth J Carlton et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.098343Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 2.55Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 111kb ¦ ePub, 3.34Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 3.35MbInternational shortfall inequality in life expectancy in women and in men, 1950–2010
- Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.097378Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 787kb ¦ DAISY zip, 75kb ¦ ePub, 2.76Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 2.76MbEvaluating the cost-effectiveness of combination antiretroviral therapy for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Uganda
- Andreas Kuznik et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.095430Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 835kb ¦ DAISY zip, 101kb ¦ ePub, 3.66Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 3.67MbSYSTEMATIC REVIEWSA systematic review of Demographic and Health Surveys: data availability and utilization for research
- Madeleine Short Fabic et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.095513Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 846kb ¦ DAISY zip, 144kb ¦ ePub, 4.07Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 4.08MbEffects of condom social marketing on condom use in developing countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis, 1990–2010
- Michael D Sweat et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.094268Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 878kb ¦ DAISY zip, 121kb ¦ ePub, 3.59Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 3.59MbLESSONS FROM THE FIELDAchieving high coverage in Rwanda's national human papillomavirus vaccination programme
- Agnes Binagwaho et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.097253Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 797kb ¦ DAISY zip, 38kb ¦ ePub, 2.96Mb ¦ Kindle epub, 2.96MbPERSPECTIVESThe voice of the most vulnerable: lessons from the nuclear crisis in Fukushima, Japan
- A Sugimoto et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.094474The role of biomedical engineering in disaster management in resource-limited settings
- Andrea Fernandes & Muhammad H Zaman
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.104901If you have received this email in error, or if you wish to unsubscribe from the email alert service, please send an email to: bulletin@... and place "unsubscribe" in the message header.
- • What is universal health coverage?• Reversing child obesity in France• Interview: governments need a multisectoral approach to obesity• Adverse reactions to traditional medical treatments in the Republic of Korea• South Africa’s child homicide rate more than twice the global estimate• The cost of HPV vaccination in Peru, Uganda and Viet Nam• Reducing hazardous pollutants in Nigeria’s drinking water• Weather and air pollution affect hospital admissions in China• Breast-feeding in emergencies: baby tents in HaitiYou can now read the Bulletin on a variety of different formats. The journal is now available on electronic publishing devices, Kindle readers and as a Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) digital talking book.Complete list of contents for Volume 91, Number 8, August, 545-620.Volume 91, Number 8, August 2013, 545-620IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETINIn this month’s Bulletin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.000813EDITORIALSUniversal health coverage and universal access
David B Evans, Justine Hsu & Ties Boerma
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.125450NEWSPublic health round-upEurope’s visible epidemicAll-of-government approach needed to tackle obesityRESEARCHPrioritizing hazardous pollutants in two Nigerian water supply schemes: a risk-based approachAyotunde T Etchie, Tunde O Etchie, Gregory O Adewuyi, Kannan Krishnamurthi, S SaravanaDevi & Satish R Watedoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.115774Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.27Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 50kb ¦ ePub, 2.86Mb ¦ Kindle, 2.86MbThe epidemiology of child homicides in South AfricaShanaaz Mathews, Naeemah Abrahams, Rachel Jewkes, Lorna J Martin & Carl Lombarddoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.117036Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.22Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 131kb ¦ ePub, 3.17Mb ¦ Kindle, 3.18MbAdverse events attributed to traditional Korean medical practices: 1999–2010Hyeun-Kyoo Shin, Soo-Jin Jeong, Myeong Soo Lee & Edzard Ernstdoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.111609Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.47Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 89kb ¦ ePub, 3.16Mb ¦ Kindle, 3.17MbHospital admissions as a function of temperature, other weather phenomena and pollution levels in an urban setting in ChinaEmily YY Chan, William B Goggins, Janice SK Yue & Poyi Leedoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.113035Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.27Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 108kb ¦ ePub, 2.84Mb ¦ Kindle, 2.84MbDelivery cost of human papillomavirus vaccination of young adolescent girls in Peru, Uganda and Viet NamCarol E Levin, Hoang Van Minh, John Odaga, Swampa Sarit Rout, Diep Nguyen Thi Ngoc, Lysander Menezes, Maria Ana Mendoza Araujo & D Scott LaMontagnedoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.113837Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.51Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 99kb ¦ ePub, 2.68Mb ¦ Kindle, 2.68MbSYSTEMATIC REVIEWSInterventions for common perinatal mental disorders in women in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysisAtif Rahman, Jane Fisher, Peter Bower, Stanley Luchters, Thach Tran, M Taghi Yasamy, Shekhar Saxena & Waquas Waheeddoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.109819Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.22Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 83kb ¦ ePub, 2.71Mb ¦ Kindle, 2.72MbPOLICY & PRACTICEHealth financing for universal coverage and health system performance: concepts and implications for policyJoseph Kutzindoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.113985Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.11Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 40kb ¦ ePub, 1.98Mb ¦ Kindle, 1.99MbLESSONS FROM THE FIELDProtecting and improving breastfeeding practices during a major emergency: lessons learnt from the baby tents in HaitiMohamed Ag Ayoya, Kate Golden, Ismael Ngnie-Teta, Marjolein D Moreaux, Aissa Mamadoultaibou, Leslie Koo, Erin Boyd, Jean Max Beauliere, Celine Lesavre & Joseline Pierre Marhonedoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.113936Abstract [HTML] ¦ Article [HTML] ¦ Article pdf, 1.01Mb ¦ DAISY zip, 24kb ¦ ePub, 2.82Mb ¦ Kindle, 2.82MbPERSPECTIVESDebating the scope of a health research and development conventionMary Morandoi: 10.2471/BLT.12.110486If you have received this email in error, or if you wish to unsubscribe from the email alert service, please send an email to: bulletin@... and place "unsubscribe" in the message header.