Now showing items 1-3 of 3
Neonatal tetanus elimination: fleld guide
BACKGROUND In many countries neonatal tetanus is responsible for half of all neonatal deaths due to vaccine-preventable diseases and for almost 14% of al¡ infant deaths. It is estimated that in the 1970s more than 10,000 ...
The value of health: a history of the Pan American Health Organization
[Introduction]. This work, written during the course of 2003, is based on a review of a series of publications, historic archives, and interviews. Other studies in connection with the recent celebration of the Organization’s ...
Control of Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Haemoph1lus influenzae type b and Hepatitis B Field Guide
The Expanded Program on Immunization is viewed as one of the most successful public health experiences in the Americas because it Has played a pivotal role in reducing infant mortality from vaccine-preventable diseases in ...