Resources found: 308

Frequently asked questions about Leprosy elimination

It presents 'frequently asked questions' regarding the WHO Leprosy elimination programme.
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Resource added in: 05/06/2000
Available languages: English, Portuguese
Leprosy/prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control

International travel and health: vaccination requirements and health advice

Information about international vaccination requirements, and relating to health risks (environment, food and drink), their avoidance, protective measures, immunization against communicable diseases, ...
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Resource added in: 01/06/2000
Available languages: English
Communicable Diseases/epidemiology, Communicable Disease Control, Vaccination, Travelers' Health, Smallpox/prevention & control, Cholera/prevention & control, Yellow Fever/prevention & control, Diarrhea/prevention & control, Hepatitis/prevention & control, Sexually Transmitted Diseases/prevention & control, Malaria/prevention & control, Dengue/prevention & control, Severe Dengue/prevention & control, Tuberculosis/prevention & control

Guidelines for sexually transmitted infections (STI) surveillance.

It presents STI surveillance components, case reporting, prevalence assessment and monitoring, assessment of STI syndrome etiologies, monitoring microbial resistance, studies as a component of surveil...
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Resource added in: 01/06/2000
Available languages: English, Spanish
Sexually Transmitted Diseases/prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control, 28441, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

International travel and health: vaccination requirements and health advice

Information about international vaccination requirements, and relating to health risks (environment, food and drink), their avoidance, protective measures, immunization against communicable diseases, ...
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Resource added in: 01/06/2000
Available languages: English
Communicable Diseases/epidemiology, Communicable Disease Control, Vaccination, Travel, Smallpox/prevention & control, Cholera/prevention & control, Yellow Fever/prevention & control, Diarrhea/prevention & control, Hepatitis/prevention & control, Sexually Transmitted Diseases/prevention & control, Malaria/prevention & control, Dengue/prevention & control, Severe Dengue/prevention & control, Tuberculosis/prevention & control, Dengue, Malaria, Malaria, Malaria, Viagem e saúde, Vacinas e imunização

Infection control for viral haemorrhagic fevers (VHF) in the african health care setting.

It describes VHF, and presents reccomendations for prevention and control, as precautions, cases identification, patient isolation, protective clothing, disinfection, waste disposal, safe burial pract...
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Resource added in: 30/05/2000
Available languages: English, French, Portuguese
Hemorrhagic Fevers, Viral/prevention & control, Infection Control/methods, Communicable Disease Control/methods, Lassa Fever/prevention & control, Rift Valley Fever/prevention & control, Marburg Virus Disease/prevention & control, Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola/prevention & control, Hemorrhagic Fever, Crimean/prevention & control, Yellow Fever/prevention & control, Reference Books, Manuais [tipo de publicação]

Division of Communicable Disease Prevention and Control - DDC

It presents mission, functions, and programmes (Integrated Diseases Surveillance, Malaria Unit, and Emerging, Reemerging and other Communicable Diseases - EMC) of DCC.
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Resource added in: 23/05/2000
Available languages: English
Communicable Diseases, Communicable Disease Control, Health Promotion, Health Planning Organizations

Removing Obstacles to Healthy Development - WHO Report on Infectious Diseases.

Information about the main infectious diseases, most affected people and countries, prevention and control, necessary investments, policies and strategies, spreading factors, drugs and vaccines, cause...
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Resource added in: 18/05/2000
Available languages: English, French
Communicable Diseases/epidemiology, Communicable Diseases/etiology, Communicable Disease Control, Health Promotion, Pharmaceutical Preparations

World Health Assembly documentation.

Documentation (agendas, minutes, reports) related to World Health Assembly sessions. Available in the official languages of WHO (French, English, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, and Chinese).
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Resource added in: 18/05/2000
Available languages: English
Global Health, Congressos [tipo de publicação], Anais de congresso

Proposed global action plan and timetable for safe handling and maximum laboratory containment of wild poliovirus and potentially infectious materials.

It provides the background, rationale, guidelines, and implementation timetable for a safe handling of wild poliovirus infectious or potentially infectious materials at laboratories. Document in pdf f...
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Resource added in: 17/05/2000
Available languages: English
Poliomyelitis/prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control, Poliovirus, Laboratory Infection/prevention & control, Safety, Laboratories, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

fReport of the Second Meeting of the Global Commission or the Certification of the Eradication of Poliomyelitis - Geneva, 1, May, 1997.

It presents the conclusions of the Meeting, certification process status, terminology of Polio eradication, composition and procedures of certification committees, Acute Flaccid Paralysis surveillance...
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Resource added in: 17/05/2000
Available languages: English
Poliomyelitis/prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control, Paralysis/prevention & control, Muscle Hypotonia, Poliovirus, Congressos [tipo de publicação], Anais de congresso