Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 92, Number 1, January 2014, 1-76


doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.000114


The Medicines Quality Database: a free public resource
Laura A Krech, Latifa El-Hadri, Lawrence Evans, Tom Fouche, Mustapha Hajjou, Patrick Lukulay, Souly Phanouvong, Victor Pribluda & Lukas Roth
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.130526

Hospital cause-of-death statistics: what should we make of them?
Rasika Rampatige, Lene Mikkelsen, Bernardo Hernandez, Ian Riley & Alan D Lopez
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.134106


Public health round-up
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.010114

Slow progress in ending female genital mutilation
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.020114

Greek crisis fallout is an opportunity for health
doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.030114


Control of hypertension with medication: a comparative analysis of national surveys in 20 countries
Nayu Ikeda, David Sapienza, Ramiro Guerrero, Wichai Aekplakorn, Mohsen Naghavi, Ali H Mokdad, Rafael Lozano, Christopher JL Murray & Stephen S Lim
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.121954

Evidence briefs and deliberative dialogues: perceptions and intentions to act on what was learnt
Kaelan A Moat, John N Lavis, Sarah J Clancy, Fadi El-Jardali, Tomas Pantoja & for the Knowledge Translation Platform Evaluation study team
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.116806

Health system strengthening and hypertension awareness, treatment and control: data from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study
Xing Lin Feng, Mingfan Pang & John Beard
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.124495

Time intervals in the treatment of fractured femurs as indicators of the quality of trauma systems
Amir Matityahu, Iain Elliott, Meir Marmor, Amber Caldwell, Richard Coughlin & Richard A Gosselin
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.120436

Mobilizing communities to improve maternal health: results of an intervention in rural Zambia
Tim Ensor, Cathy Green, Paula Quigley, Abdul Razak Badru, Dynes Kaluba & Tendayi Kureya
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.122721


The challenges of global case reporting during pandemic A(H1N1) 2009
Stephanie Williams, Julia Fitzner, Angela Merianos, Anthony Mounts & for the Case-based Surveillance Evaluation Group
doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.116723

Principles for designing future regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
Grania Brigden, Bern-Thomas Nyang’wa, Philipp du Cros, Francis Varaine, Jennifer Hughes, Michael Rich, C Robert Horsburgh, Carole D Mitnick, Eric Nuermberger, Helen McIlleron, Patrick PJ Phillips & Manica Balasegaram
doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.122028