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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
View the documentANNEX 2: SAMPLE HEALTH SURVEY FORMS
View the documentANNEX 3: NCHS/WHO NORMALIZED REFERENCE VALUES FOR WEIGHT FOR HEIGHT BY SEX
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View the documentANNEX 5: RECOMMENDED CASE DEFINITIONS
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View the documentANNEX 7: ORGANIZATION OF AN ISOLATION CENTRE
View the documentANNEX 8: BASIC LABORATORY SERVICES
View the documentANNEX 9: LABORATORY INVESTIGATION KIT
View the documentANNEX 10: TREATMENT GUIDELINES
View the documentANNEX 11: MANAGEMENT OF THE CHILD WITH COUGH OR DIFFICULTY IN BREATHING6
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
View the documentANNEX 16: LIST OF PUBLISHERS
View the documentANNEX 17: GENERAL REFERENCES

ANNEX 17: GENERAL REFERENCES

Drugs and drug management

WHO model formulary. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2002.

Drugs used in parasitic diseases, 2nd ed. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1995.

Drugs used in sexually transmitted diseases and HIV infection. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1995.

Drugs used in skin diseases. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1997.

Management Sciences for Health, in collaboration with the World Health Organization. Managing drug supply: the selection, procurement, distribution, and use of pharmaceuticals, 2nd ed. Bloomfield, CT, Kumarian Press, 1997.

How to manage a health centre store. London, Appropriate Health Resources and Technologies Action Group, 1994.

Clinical guidelines, diagnostic and treatment manual. Paris, Médecins sans Frontières, 1993.

Essential drugs. Paris, Médecins Sans Frontières, 1993.

The New Emergency Health Kit 98. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1998.

Materials

Emergency relief items: compendium of basic specifications. Vol. 2. Medical supplies and equipment, selected essential drugs, guidelines for drug donations. New York, United Nations Development Programme, 1996.

General medicine

Gregg MB. Field epidemiology. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1996.
Lumley JSP et al. Handbook of the medical care of catastrophes. London, Royal Society of Medicine 1996.
Strickland GT. Hunter's tropical medicine, 7th ed. Philadelphia, WB Saunders Company, 1991.
Manson's tropical diseases. London, W.B. Saunders, 1996.
Eddleston M, Pierini S. Oxford handbook of tropical medicine. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1999.

General: disasters and emergencies

Refugee health: an approach to emergency situations. London, Macmillan, 1997.

Handbook for emergencies. Geneva, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 1982

Perrin P. Handbook on war and public health. Geneva, International Committee of the Red Cross, 1996.

Brès PLJ. Public health action in emergencies caused by epidemics. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1986.

Community emergency preparedness: a manual for managers and policy-makers. Geneva, World health Organization, 1999.

Noji EK ed. The public health consequences of disasters. New York, Oxford University Press, 1997.

Rapid health assessment protocols for emergencies. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1999.