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close this bookCommunicable Disease Control in Emergencies - A Field Manual (WHO - OMS, 2003, 223 p.)
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View the documentANNEX 1: WHO REFERENCE VALUES FOR EMERGENCIES
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View the documentANNEX 12: ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF DIARRHOEA
View the documentANNEX 13: FLOW CHARTS FOR SYNDROMIC MANAGEMENT OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS
View the documentANNEX 14: SAMPLE HEALTH CARD
View the documentANNEX 15: LIST OF WHO GUIDELINES ON COMMUNICABLE DISEASES
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View the documentANNEX 17: GENERAL REFERENCES

ANNEX 15: LIST OF WHO GUIDELINES ON COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

Title

Publication No./Date

FACT SHEETS

Anthrax

Fact Sheet No 264 October 2001
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact264.html

Cholera

Fact Sheet No 107 Revised March 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact107.html

Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever

Fact Sheet No 208 December 1998
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact208.html

Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever

Fact Sheet No 117 Revised November 1998
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact117.html

Diphtheria

Fact Sheet No 89 Revised September 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact089.html

Epidemic Dysentery

Fact Sheet No 108 Revised October 1996
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact108.html

Escherichia coli O157:H7

Fact sheet No 103 Revised December 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact103.html

Food Safety and Foodborne Illness

Fact Sheet No 237 revised January 2002
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact237.html

Hepatitis B

Fact Sheet WHO/204 Revised October 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact204.html

Hepatitis C

Fact Sheet No 164 Revised October 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact164.html

Influenza

Fact Sheet No 211 February 1999
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact211.html

Influenza A(H5N1)

Fact Sheet No 188 January 1998
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact188.html

Injection Safety: Background

Fact Sheet No 231 Revised April 2002
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact231.html

Injection Safety: Facts & Figures

Fact Sheet No 232 October 1999
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact232.html

Injection Safety: a Glossary

Fact Sheet No 233 October 1999
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact233.html

Injection Safety: Questions & Safety

Fact Sheet No 234 October 1999
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact234.html

Malaria

Fact Sheet no 94
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact094.html

Plague

Fact Sheet No 267 January 2002
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact267.html

Poliomyelitis

Fact Sheet No 114 Revised August 2002
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs114/en/

Rabies

Fact Sheet No 99 Revised June 2000
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact099.html

Salmonella

Fact Sheet No 139 January 1997
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact139.html

Smallpox

October 2001
http://www.who.int/emc/diseases/smallpox/factsheet.html

Tuberculosis

Fact Sheet no 104 Revised August 2002
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/who104/en/

Typhoid Fever

Fact sheet No 149 March 1997
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact149.html

The World Health Organization

Fact Sheet No 126 August 1996
http://www.who.int/inf-fs/en/fact126.html

GUIDELINES/PUBLICATIONS/REPORTS

Protocol for the Assessment of National Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response Systems. Guidelines for Assessment Teams
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/surveillance/whocdscsrisr20012c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/ISR/2001.2
English only

Strengthening Implementation of the Global Strategy for Dengue Fever/Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever Prevention and Control
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/dengue/whocdsdenic20001c.html

WHO/CDS/(DEN)/IC/2000.1
English only

WHO Report on Global Surveillance of Epidemic-prone Infectious Diseases
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/surveillance/whocdscsrisr20001c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/ISR/2000.1
English only

Guidelines for the collection of clinical specimens during field investigation of outbreaks
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/surveillance/docs/whocdscsredc2004.pdf

WHO/EDC/2000.4
English only

Hepatitis A
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/hepatitis/whocdscsredc20007c.html

WHO/CDS/EDC/2000.7
English only

WHO Guidelines for Epidemic Preparedness and Response to Measles Outbreaks
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/measles/whocdscsrisr991c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/ISR/99.1
English only

Influenza Pandemic Preparedness Plan. The Role of WHO and Guidelines for National and Regional Planning
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/influenza/whocdscsredc991c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/EDC/99.1
English only

Plague Manual: Epidemiology, Distribution, Surveillance and Control
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/plague/whocdscsredc992c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/EDC/99.2
English and French

Laboratory methods for the diagnosis of meningitis caused by Neisseria meningitidis, Streptococcus pneumoniae, and Haemophilus influenzae
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/meningitis/whocdscsredc997c.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/EDC/99.7
English and French

Laboratory methods for the diagnosis of epidemic dysentery and cholera, 1999 http;//www.who.int/emc/diseases/cholera.html

WHO/CDS/CSR/EDC/99.7
English and French

Infection Control for Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers in the African Health Care Setting
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/haem_fevers/whoemcesr982c.html

WHO/EMC/ESR/98.2
English and French

Control of epidemic meningococcal disease. WHO practical guidelines 2nd edition
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/meningitis/whoemcbac983c.html

WHO/EMC/BAC/98.3
English and French

Guidelines for the Surveillance and Control of Anthrax in Human and Animals. 3rd edition

WHO/EMC/ZDI/98.6

Cholera and other epidemic diarrhoeal diseases control - Technical cards on environmental sanitation, 1997
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/cholera/whoemcdis976c.html

WHO/EMC/DIS/97.6

Epidemic diarrhoeal disease preparedness and response - Training and practice, 1998 (Participant's manual)
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/cholera/whoemcdis973c.html

WHO/EMC/97.3 Rev.1
English, French and Spanish

Epidemic diarrhoeal disease preparedness and response - Training and practice, 1998 (Facilitator's guide)
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/cholera/whoemc974c.html

WHO/EMC/97.4 Rev.1
English, French and Spanish

Dengue haemorrhagic fever: Diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control. 2nd edition
http://www.who.int/emc/diseases/ebola/Denguepublication/index.html

1997
English only

Guidelines for the control of epidemics due to Shigella dysenteriae type 1
http://www.who.int/emc-documents/cholera/whocdr954c.html

WHO/CDR/95.4
English only

Guidelines for Cholera Control, WHO, 1993
http://www.who.int/emc/diseases/cholera.htm

1993
English and French

VIDEOS

Protecting ourselves and our communities from cholera (41 min) http:www.who.int/diseases/cholera/videos.html

2000
English and French