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    • Summary of Reports on the Health Conditions in the Americas 1950-1953 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1956)
      [Preface]. For planning of health programs in the Americas, measurement of the problems is essential. Progress in health work requires basic information regarding the population being served, the health conditions in the ...
    • Summary of Four-year Reports on Health Conditions in the Americas 1957-1960. Prepared for The XVI Pan American Sanitary Conference 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1962)
      [Prologue]. A synthesis o f health conditions in the Americas for the period 1957-1960 has been prepared from data provided by the Governments. This presentation includes vital and health statistics , trends of prevailing ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1961-1964 

      Organización Panamericana de la Salud (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1966)
      [Preface]. In the Americas the doctrine has become established to consider health a social service, a component of general development and progress. The Governments of the Americas have agreed to fulfill within the decade ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1965-1968 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1970)
      [Foreword]. Twenty years have elapsed since the Pan American Sanitary Bureau initiated, at the mandate of the Governing Bodies, the collection and analysis of data from the Governments which have permitted the publication ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1969-1972 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1974)
      [Preface]. The theme of this publication, the sixth in a series started in 1954, is Health Conditions in the Americas, 1969-1972. The series began as a mere compilation of data, b u t it is gradually taking on the character ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1973-1976 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1978)
      [Preface]. Health Conditions in the Americas, 1973-1976 is the seventh in a series on the subject prepared for successive Pan American Sanitary Conferences. It is based on data submitted by the Governments of the Americas ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1977-1980 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1982)
      [Foreword]. This report on Health Conditions in the Americas, 1977-1980 covers the period of transition be tween the end o f the program set forth in the Ten-Year Health Plan for the Americas1 (1 9 7 0 -1 9 8 0 ) and the ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1981-1984. v.2 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1986)
      [Preface]. This second volume of H e a lth C o n d i t io n s in t h e A m e r ic a s , 1981-1984 presents individual country evaluations of the general context of health—social, political, and economic factors, demography, ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1981-1984. v.1 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, 1986)
      [Preface]. This second volume of Health Conditions in the Americas, 1981-1984 presents individual country evaluations of the general context of health—social, political, and economic factors, demography, and mortality—the ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1990 Edition, v.1 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1990)
      [Preface]. H e a lth C o n d itio n s in th e A m erica s, 1990 edition, is the tenth publication in a series o f quadrennial reports issued since 1954 as a way to document the health progress attained by the Member Governments ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1990 Edition, v.2 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1990)
      [Preface]. Health Conditions in the Americas, 1990 edition, is the tenth publication in a series of quadrennial reports issued since 1954 as a way to document the health progress attained by the Member Governments of the ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1994 Edition, v.2 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1994)
      [Preface]. The 1994 edition of Health Conditions in the Americas is the eleventh in a series of quadrennial reports published since 1954 to document the changes and advances in health achieved by the Member and Participating ...
    • Health Conditions in the Americas, 1994 Edition, v.1 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 1994)
      [Preface]. The 1994 edition of Health Conditions in the Americas is the eleventh in a series of quadrennial reports published since 1954 to document the changes and advances in health achieved by the Member and Participating ...
    • Health in the Americas,1998 edition 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 1998)
      [Preface - Dr. George A.O.Alleyne]. Health in the Americas is PAHO’s principal vehicle for producing, compiling, analyzing, and disseminating information on the health situation for use by Member Governments. The Organization ...
    • Advancing the People’s Health. Annual Report of the Director–2000 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 2000)
      [Preface]. This is the year of our Centennial. Much has been written of this institutional odyssey of 100 years. The countries have chronicled experiences in health as they bear witness to, and celebrate, the history of ...
    • PAHO in the 21st Century: leadership and cooperation in public health 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 2006)
      [Foreword]. On approving the Strategic Plan 2003-2007, for the first time in PAHO, the Member States identified priority thematic areas, countries, and population groups and asked me to take the necessary steps for ...
    • Health in the Americas: 2007. v.2 

      Pan American Health Organization (2007)
      [From Note to our readers - v.1]: The Country Volume presents maps of each country and territory, as well as short notices that highlight a specific health challenge and the response of the national health sector to that ...
    • Unhappy Hours: Alcohol and Partner Aggresion in the Americas 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., Pan American Health Organization, 2008)
      [Introduction]. This book expands on findings from the multicentric study by focusing specifically on alcohol consumption and partner violence. Each country chapter analyzes data using the same variables related to alcohol ...