University Diabetes Outreach Project and the Pan American Health Organisation / World Health Organization; (PAHO / WHO) in collaboration with the Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute (CFNI) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) present the 8th annual international conference
The role of research and information systems in decision-making for the development of human resources for health : report of a WHO Study Group [on the Role of Research and Information Systems in Decision-making for the Development of Human Resources for Health ; Geneva, 13 - 17 November 1989]
Recommended health-based limits in occupational exposure to selected mineral dusts (silica, coal) : report of a WHO Study Group [on Recommended Health-Based Limits in Occupational Exposure to Selected Mineral Dusts (Silica, Coal) ; Geneva, 6 - 12 March 1984]
National environmental health programmes : their planning, organization and administration ; report of a WHO Expert Committee [on the Planning, Organization and Administration of National Environmental Health Programmes ; Geneva, 3 - 11 June 1969]
Capital assets in local infrastructure constitute an overbearing concern for society, with the generation of benefits for the population being its prime purpose. Nevertheless, the conditions for the capital investment activities within local governments are diffuse. Which different kinds of investme...
Health manpower requirements for the achievement of health for all by the year 2000 through primary health care : report of a WHO Expert Committee [on Health Manpower Requirements for the Achievement of Health for all by the Year 2000 Through Primary Health Care ; Geneva, 12 - 16 December 1983]
Health guidelines for the use of wastewater in agriculture and aquaculture : report of a WHO Scientific Group [on Health Aspects of Use of Treated Wastewater for Agriculture and Aquaculture ; Geneva, 18 - 23 November 1987]
In the year 2000, the alcohol habits of 1460 Swedish university students living in residence halls were assessed. The students had a mean age of 23.8 years, and 64% were male. The results from this baseline assessment show that the mean AUDIT score (± sd) was 10.3 ± 5.2 for males and 8.1 ± 4.7 for f...
Adequate circulating blood volume is a prerequisite for circulatory stability. Fluid therapy aims at correcting hypovolaemia, and is an important part of the haemodynamic management of perioperative and critically ill patients. The efficacy of plasma volume substitution largely depends on the pharma...