Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 88, Number 4, April 2010, 241-320


Burkina Faso, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and the Sudan; High cost of cutting; Bangladesh; Seeking care at childbirth; Brazil; Improving child nutrition; China; Wrestling with tobacco control; India; Risks of city living; South Africa; Childhood tuberculosis; Causes of fatal injury in children; Switzerland; What? No waiting lists?; Viet Nam; Estimating tuberculosis prevalence; [Global]; Gaps in epilepsy care; Underused interventions; Counterfeit medicines: the 75 billion dollar trade


Science, media and public perception: implications for climate and health policies
- Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum & Roberto Bertollini
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.077362

Emergency contraception: dispelling the myths and misperceptions
- Elizabeth Westley & Anna Glasier
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.077446

Dengue and primary care: a tale of two cities
- Matheus Roriz-Cruz et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.076935


Growing threat from counterfeit medicines

China wrestles with tobacco control. An interview with Dr Yang Gonghuan.


Implementation of co-trimoxazole prophylaxis and isoniazid preventive therapy for people living with HIV
- Anand A Date et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.066522

Global disparities in the epilepsy treatment gap: a systematic review
- Ana-Claire Meyer et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.064147

Fatal injuries among urban children in South Africa: risk distribution and potential for reduction
- Stephanie Burrows et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.068486

National survey of tuberculosis prevalence in Viet Nam
- Nguyen Binh Hoa et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.067801

Estimating the obstetric costs of female genital mutilation in six African countries
- Taghreed Adam et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.064808

Care seeking at time of childbirth, and maternal and perinatal mortality in Matlab, Bangladesh
- Carine Ronsmans et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.069385

Level of urbanization and noncommunicable disease risk factors in Tamil Nadu, India
- Steven Allender et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.065847

Narrowing socioeconomic inequality in child stunting: the Brazilian experience, 1974–2007
- Carlos Augusto Monteiro et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.069195

Structured approaches for the screening and diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis in a high prevalence region of South Africa
- Mark Hatherill et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.09.062893


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doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.110410