Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 91, Number 10, October 2013, 717-796

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

In this month’s Bulletin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.001013

EDITORIALS

Elimination of sleeping sickness hindered by difficult diagnosis
Veerle Lejon, Jan Jacobs & Pere P Simarro
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.126474

Health rights in the post-2015 development agenda: including non-nationals
Claire E Brolan, Stéphanie Dagron, Lisa Forman, Rachel Hammonds, Laila Abdul Latif & Attiya Waris
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.128173

NEWS

Public health round-up
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.011013

Russian city offers health pursuits for all ages
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.021013

Giving hope to rural women with obstetric fistula in Ethiopia
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.031013

RESEARCH

Variations in catastrophic health expenditure estimates from household surveys in India
Magdalena Z Raban, Rakhi Dandona & Lalit Dandona
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.113100

Economic evaluation of neonatal care packages in a cluster-randomized controlled trial in Sylhet, Bangladesh
Amnesty E LeFevre, Samuel D Shillcutt, Hugh R Waters, Sabbir Haider, Shams El Arifeen, Ishtiaq Mannan, Habibur R Seraji, Rasheduzzaman Shah, Gary L Darmstadt, Steve N Wall, Emma K Williams, Robert E Black, Mathuram Santosham, Abdullah H Baqui & for the Projahnmo Study Group
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.117127

Hospital payment systems based on diagnosis-related groups: experiences in low- and middle-income countries
Inke Mathauer & Friedrich Wittenbecher
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.115931

Smoking-attributable mortality in Bangladesh: proportional mortality study
Dewan S Alam, Prabhat Jha, Chinthanie Ramasundarahettige, Peter Kim Streatfield, Louis W Niessen, Muhammad Ashique H Chowdhury, Ali T Siddiquee, Shyfuddin Ahmed & Timothy G Evans
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.120196

A cross-sectional community study of post-traumatic stress disorder and social support in Lao People's Democratic Republic
Bouavanh Southivong, Masao Ichikawa, Shinji Nakahara & Chanhpheng Southivong
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.115311

SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS

Prevalences of dementia and cognitive impairment among older people in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
Angelique Mavrodaris, John Powell & Margaret Thorogood
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.118422

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

Infection surveillance after a natural disaster: lessons learnt from the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011
Osuke Iwata, Tomoharu Oki, Aiko Ishiki, Masaaki Shimanuki, Toru Fuchimukai, Toru Chosa, Shoichi Chida, Yasuhide Nakamura, Hiroji Shima, Michihiro Kanno, Toyojiro Matsuishi, Mikihito Ishiki & Daisaku Urabe
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.117945

PERSPECTIVES

Towards a framework convention on global health
Lawrence O Gostin, Eric A Friedman, Kent Buse, Attiya Waris, Moses Mulumba, Mayowa Joel, Lola Dare, Ames Dhai & Devi Sridhar
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.114447

Measuring maternal health: focus on maternal morbidity
Tabassum Firoz, Doris Chou, Peter von Dadelszen, Priya Agrawal, Rachel Vanderkruik, Ozge Tunçalp, Laura A Magee, Nynke van Den Broek, Lale Say & for the Maternal Morbidity Working Group
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.117564