Tuesday, 28 July 2015

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Newsletters, Journals, Bulletins: Health


Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Bulletin de l'Organisation mondiale de la Santé
http://www.who.int/bulletin/fr/ (French)
Boletín de la Organización Mundial de la Salud

http://www.who.int/bulletin/es/ (Spanish)

Expanded in 1999 by placing research findings and policy-relevant discussions side by side, the Bulletin aims to give public health policy and practice guidance based on the best evidence available, while also encouraging closer links between scientific investigation and the art of helping populations to lead healthier lives.

SSDL Newsletter Issue

Prepared twice per year by the Joint IAEA/WHO Secretariat of the Network of Secondary Standards Dosimetry (SSDL).

The Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER)
Relevé épidémiologique hebdomadaire
http://www.who.int/wer/fr/ (French)

The Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER) serves as an essential instrument for the rapid and accurate dissemination of epidemiological information on cases and outbreaks of diseases under the International Health Regulations and on other communicable diseases of public health importance, including emerging or re-emerging infections. An electronic bilingual English/French version of the WER is accessible every Friday and can be downloaded free of charge. An electronic bilingual English/French version of the WER is accessible every Friday and can be downloaded free of charge. An e-mail subscription service exists, which provides by electronic mail the table of contents of the WER, together with other short epidemiological bulletins.

WHO Drug Information

Launched in 1987, WHO Drug Information communicates pharmaceutical information that is either developed and issued by the World Health Organization (WHO) or transmitted to WHO by research and regulatory agencies throughout the world. The journal also includes regular presentations of newly proposed and recommended International Nonproprietary Names (INN) for Pharmaceutical Substances.

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