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WHO recommendations: non-clinical interventions to reduce unnecessary caesarean sections

World Health Organization WHO, (2018)


This new guideline on non-clinical interventions to reduce unnecessary caesarean sections incorporates the views, fears and beliefs of both women and health professionals about caesarean sections. It also considers the complex dynamics and limitations of health systems and organizations and relationships between women, health professionals and organization of health care services.
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/27...


Classification of urgency of Caesarean Section –A Continuum of risk

The Royal College of Anaesthetists; Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, (2010)


Good Practice No.11
https://www.rcog.org.uk/globalassets/documents/gui...


Nipah virus

World Health Organization WHO, (2018)


Fact Sheet, May 2018. Nipah virus (NiV) is a zoonotic virus (it is transmitted from animals to humans) and can also be transmitted through contaminated food or directly between people. In infected people, it causes a range of illnesses from asymptomatic (subclinical) infection to acute respiratory illness and fatal encephalitis. The virus can also cause severe disease in animals such as pigs, resulting in significant economic losses for farmers
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/n...


SAFE Paediatric Anaesthesia course

AAGBI Foundation, (2016)


The SAFE Paediatric Anaesthesia course is an 'off the shelf package' supported by a facilitator manual, teaching materials and standard operating procedures. It is hoped that the course is clinically relevant and will improve the practice of anaesthesia for children to a safe standard.
https://www.aagbi.org/sites/default/files/SAFE_Pae...


Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2019-2020 northern hemisphere influenza season

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)


It is recommended that egg based quadrivalent vaccines for use in the 2019-2020 northern hemisphere influenza season contain the following: an A/Brisbane/02/2018 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus; an A(H3N2) virus to be announced on 21 March 2019*; a B/Colorado/06/2017-like virus (B/Victoria/2/87 lineage); and a B/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus (B/Yamagata/16/88 lineage). It is recommended that the influenza B virus component of trivalent vaccines for use in the 2019-2020 northern hemisphere influenza season be a B/Colorado/06/2017-like virus of the B/Victoria/2/87-lineage. * In light of recent changes in the proportions of genetically and antigenically diverse A(H3N2) viruses, the recommendation for the A(H3N2) component has been postponed.
https://www.who.int/influenza/vaccines/virus/recom...


Anaesthesia equipment for resource-poor environments

B. A. McCormick and R. J. Eltringham, (2007)


The design of anaesthesia equipment for use in hospitals in the developing world must take intoaccount the local conditions, particularly whether reliable supplies of compressed oxygen andelectricity are available. Designs should ensure that maintenance is feasible locally. Internationalstandards should encourage the design of suitable equipment to ensure safe anaesthesia for patientsworldwide Anaesthesia, 2007,62(Suppl. 1), pages 54–60
http://www.diamedica.co.uk/english/weblive_documen...


National Programme for Prevention and Control of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)


A Manual for Medical Officer Developed under the Government of India – WHO Collaborative Programme 2008-2009 Accessed: 11.03.2019
http://www.searo.who.int/india/topics/cardiovascul...


Managing meningitis epidemics in Africa

Eds.: World Health Organization WHO, (2015)


A quick reference guide for health authorities and health-care workers Revised 2015
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/1...


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