Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 86, Number 7, July 2008, 497-576


WHO 60th anniversary commemorative volume; Deadly dairy subsidies; Estimating cancer survival rates; G8 and health; Treating schizophrenia in low-resource settings; Intimate femicide–suicide; Integration and cooperation; Early loss to programme for HIV-infected patients; Translating knowledge into practice; Future demand and supply; Finance for tuberculosis


Foreign policy and global public health: working together towards common goals
- Margaret Chan et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.08.056002

Yaws eradication: past efforts and future perspectives
- Kingsley Asiedu et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.08.055608

Health communication: a call for papers
- Jane Wallace et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.08.055566


G8 urged to act on food crisis and health

Primary health care the New Zealand way

The return of yaws. An interview with Kingsley Asiedu.


Lack of active follow-up of cancer patients in Chennai, India: implications for population-based survival estimates
- Rajaraman Swaminathan et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.046979

Forecasting the global shortage of physicians: an economic- and needs-based approach
- Richard M Scheffler et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.046474

Funding agencies in low- and middle-income countries: support for knowledge translation
- Cynthia Cordero et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.040386

Estimating the cardiovascular mortality burden attributable to the European Common Agricultural Policy on dietary saturated fats
- Ffion Lloyd-Williams et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.08.053728

Schizophrenia treatment in the developing world: an interregional and multinational cost-effectiveness analysis
- Dan Chisholm et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.045377

Intimate femicide–suicide in South Africa: a cross-sectional study
- Shanaaz Mathews et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.043786

Early loss of HIV-infected patients on potent antiretroviral therapy programmes in lower-income countries
- Martin WG Brinkhof et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044248

Financial resources required for tuberculosis control to achieve global targets set for 2015
- Katherine Floyd & Andrea Pantoja
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.049767