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18th Expert Committee on Selection and Use of Essential Medicines

Place: Accra, Ghana
Date: 21–25 March 2011

The 18th Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines will review medicines for inclusion (or deletion) in the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines on the basis of comparative efficacy and safety, quality and consideration of cost. The list serves as a model for the selection and use of medicines in countries. It also forms the basis for medicines selection in emergency situations.

For more information, contact: emlsecretariat@who.int

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