Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Current issue: March 2018

• Call for papers: prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases
• The public health response to hearing loss
• Ensuring access to medicines
• Interview: Carol Brayne and the epidemiology of dementia
• Using ward-based pharmacists in Sri Lanka
• National policies on latent tuberculosis
• Integrating tuberculosis and antimicrobial resistance control programmes
• Policy measures to improve diets and prevent noncommunicable diseases

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