NEW Integrating collaborative TB and HIV services within a comprehensive package of care for people who inject drugs

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)

Consolidated Guidelines. These guidelines aim to reduce morbidity and mortality related to TB and HIV-associated TB among people who inject drugs (PWID) through the integrated delivery of a comprehensive and holistic package of care

NEW Guidance on tuberculosis control in vulnerable and hard-to-reach populations

Andreas Sandgren, Marieke J. van der Werf, Netta Beer et al., (2016)

This guidance provides an overview of interventions to improve early diagnosis of TB and treatment completion in these populations, as well as factors to consider when developing programmes for health communication, awareness and education, and programme monitoring and evaluation

NEW Mental, Neurological, and Substance Use Disorders

Vikram Patel, Dan Chisholm, Tarun Dua et al., Eds.: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/ The World Bank, (2016)

Disease Control Priorities, 3rdEdition: Volume 4. Mental, neurological, and substance use disorders are common, highly disabling, and associated with significant premature mortality. The impact of these disorders on the social and economic well-beingof individuals, families, and societies is large, growing, and underestimated

NEW Global Report on Diabetes

Gojka Roglic, Cherian Varghese, Leanne Riley et al., Eds.: World Health Organization (WHO), (2016)

NEW Guidelines for the screening, care and treatment of persions with hepatitis C infection. Updated Version, April 2016

Eds.: World Health Organization WHO, (2016)

The objectives of these WHO guidelines are to provide updated evidence- based recommendations for the treatment of persons with hepatitis C infection using, where possible, all DAA-only combinations. The guidelines also provide recommendations on the preferred regimens based on a patient’s HCV genotype and clinical history, and assess the appropriateness of continued use of certain medicines. This document also includes existing recommendations on screening for HCV infection and care of persons infected with HCV that were first issued in 2014

Bambo a la bilharziose (version française)

Eds.: Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS), (2011)

Bambo a la bilharziose : ce que les enfants doivent savoir sur la bilharziose. Bande dessinée. REMERCIEMENTS: Ce document a été réalisé grâce au soutien financier de Merck Allemagne. En 2007, Merck a conclu un partenariat avec l’Organisation mondiale de la Santé pour lutter contre la schistosomiase chez les écoliers sur le continent africain. Dans un premier temps, Merck va faire une donation de 250 millions de comprimés de Cesol 600 qui contient le principe actif, praziquantel. Merck vise à maintenir cet engagement afin que cette maladie soit éliminée en Afrique.

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