Cover Image
close this bookAssessing Needs in the Health Sector after Floods and Hurricanes (Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) / OrganizaciĆ³n Panamericana de la Salud (OPS), 1987, 90 p.)
View the document(introduction...)
View the document1. Introduction
View the document2. Critical decisions
View the document3. Magnitude of the impact
View the document4. Morbidity and mortality
View the document5. Environmental sanitation
View the document6. Vectors
View the document7. Food and nutritional status
View the document8. Evacuation camps
View the document9. The health center
View the document10. Surveillance systems
View the documentBibliography

(introduction...)

Technical Paper No. 11

PAN AMERICAN HEALTH ORGANIZATION
Pan American Sanitary Bureau
Regional Office of the WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
525 Twenty-third Street, N.W.
Washington, DC, 20037, USA
1987

Publications in PAHO's Technical Paper Series are intended to make generally available material that for economic, technical. or other reasons cannot be included in the Organization's regular publications program and would otherwise receive only limited distribution. They are usually reproduced by photo-offset from typescript, rather than by letterpress, and do not necessarily receive such detailed editorial revision as other PAHO publications.

ISBN 92 75 13011 6

© Pan American Health Organization, 1987

Publications of the Pan American Health Organization enjoy copyright protection in accordance with the provisions of Protocol 2 of the Universal Copyright Convention. For rights of reproduction or translation of PAHO publications, in part or in toto, application should be made to the Editorial Service, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, D.C. The Pan American Health Organization welcomes such applications.

The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the Pan American Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city, or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

The mention of specific companies or certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by the Pan American Health Organization in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned.