Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 94, Number 11, November 2016, 785-860

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

EDITORIALS

Research on community-based health workers is needed to achieve the sustainable development goals
Dermot Maher & Giorgio Cometto
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.185918

Elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis in Cuba and Thailand
Naoko Ishikawa, Lori Newman, Melanie Taylor, Shaffiq Essajee, Razia Pendse & Massimo Ghidinelli
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.185033

NEWS

RESEARCH

Inequalities in full immunization coverage: trends in low- and middle-income countries
María Clara Restrepo-Méndez, Aluísio JD Barros, Kerry LM Wong, Hope L Johnson, George Pariyo, Giovanny VA França, Fernando C Wehrmeister & Cesar G Victora
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.162172

Disability weights based on patient-reported data from a multinational injury cohort
Belinda J Gabbe, Ronan A Lyons, Pamela M Simpson, Frederick P Rivara, Shanthi Ameratunga, Suzanne Polinder, Sarah Derrett & James E Harrison
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.172155

Measuring Haitian children's exposure to chikungunya, dengue and malaria
Mathieu JP Poirier, Delynn M Moss, Karla R Feeser, Thomas G Streit, Gwong-Jen J Chang, Matthew Whitney, Brandy J Russell, Barbara W Johnson, Alison J Basile, Christin H Goodman, Amanda K Barry & Patrick J Lammie
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.173252

Hepatitis B immunization for indigenous adults, Australia
Andre Louis Wattiaux, J Kevin Yin, Frank Beard, Steve Wesselingh, Benjamin Cowie, James Ward & Kristine Macartney
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.169524

Microcephaly in north-east Brazil: a retrospective study on neonates born between 2012 and 2015
Juliana Sousa Soares de Araújo, Cláudio Teixeira Regis, Renata Grigório Silva Gomes, Thiago Ribeiro Tavares, Cícera Rocha dos Santos, Patrícia Melo Assunção, Renata Valéria Nóbrega, Diana de Fátima Alves Pinto, Bruno Vinícius Dantas Bezerra & Sandra da Silva Mattos
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.170639

SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS

Times to key events in Zika virus infection and implications for blood donation: a systematic review
Justin Lessler, Cassandra T Ott, Andrea C Carcelen, Jacob M Konikoff, Joe Williamson, Qifang Bi, Lauren M Kucirka, Derek AT Cummings, Nicholas G Reich & Lelia H Chaisson
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.174540

POLICY & PRACTICE

Dengue vaccine: local decisions, global consequences
Hugo López-Gatell, Celia M Alpuche-Aranda, José I Santos-Preciado & Mauricio Hernández-Ávila
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.168765

PERSPECTIVES

Area-based units of analysis for strengthening health inequality monitoring
Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor & Nicole Bergen
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.165266

Public health after a nuclear disaster: beyond radiation risks
Claire Leppold, Tetsuya Tanimoto & Masaharu Tsubokura
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.168187