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PIH Guide to the Medical Management of MDR-TB

USAID; TB Care; DR/TB Training Network, (2014)

This guide is a resource for physicians and other health care professionals who provide care and treatment to patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis.

Pandemic Preparedness and Response – Lessons from the H1N1 Influenza of 2009

Harvey V. Fineberg, (2014)

New England Journal of Medicine 2014; 370:1335-1342. Please download the pdf-file from the nejm Website! A number of viruses have pandemic potential. The most recent global pandemic was caused by the influenza A (H1N1) strain, which was first detected in North America in 2009. The 2009 H1N1 pandemic presented a public health emergency of uncertain scope, duration, and effect. At the request of the WHO, an international committee reviewed the experience of the pandemic, with special attention given to the function of the 2005 International Health Regulations (IHR) and the performance of the WHO. The most fundamental conclusion of the committee, which applies today, is not reassuring: “The world is ill prepared to respond to a severe influenza pandemic or to any similarly global, sustained and threatening public-health emergency

Value innovation: an important aspect of global surgical care

M. Cotton; J.Ang Henry and L. Hasek, (2014)

Globalization and Health 2014, 10:1. Open Access. Please download fromm the website

TB treatment in a chronic complex emergency: treatment outcomes and experiences in Somalia

Karin Fischer Liddlea, Riekje Elemaa, Sein Sein Thib, Jane Greigb,and Sarah Venisb, Eds.: MSF, (2013)

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2013; 1–9. Please download from the website as "guest"

Snake Bite in South Asia: A Review

Emilie Alirol, Sanjib Kumar Sharma, Himmatrao Saluba Bawaskar, et al., Eds.: Plos NTD, (2010)

PloS NTD January 2010 | Volume 4 | Issue 1 | e603. Open Access pleae download from the website

Hypertension in developing countries

M Mohsen Ibrahim, Albertino Damasceno, Eds.: The Lancet, (2012)

Lancet 2012; 380: 611–19 Series: Hypertension 3

Cost-effectiveness of surgery and its policy implications for global health: a systematic review and analysis

Tiffany E Chao; Ketan Sharma; Morgan Mandigo, et al., Eds.: The Lancet Global Health, (2014)

The Lancet Global Health, Volume 2, Issue 6, Pages e334 - e345, June 2014 doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70213-X

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