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Evaluation of Academic Detailing Programme on Childhood Diarrhoea Management by Primary Healthcare Providers in Banke District of Nepal Academic detailing, an educational interventionism, in which a trained healthcare professional visits clinicians in their offices to provide evidence-based information, has been used as a major tool to improve rational use of medicines since i...
WHO/UNICEF, (2013)
Information On the Malaria Control Programme in Nepal An insect-borne Diseases control bureau was created under the joint fund in public health in the Nepal-American co-operative programme. The bureau is tentatively staffed by a malariologist and office staff.It operates a laboratory and training school...
WHO, (1995)
Basic Health and its Sub-sectors in Far Western and Mid Western Region (4 July 2011) This map shows basic health and its sub sectors in Far western and Mid Western Region. It shows basic health sector coverage, infectious disease control service, health care service and health infrastructure. #PUBLICHEALTH #HEALTH #HEALTHCARE #DI...
UNRCHCO, (2011)
Assignment Report on Production of Rehydration Fluids for Cholera Control in Nepal (WHO Project: SEARO 144) Reference: Dr. Andrey, P. (1967). Assignment Report on Production of Rehydration Fluids for Cholera Control in Nepal (WHO Project: SEARO 144), WHO. URL-http://apps.who.int/iris/ The re-hydration fluid is produced in a limited quantity, in government...
WHO, (1967)
Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Medical Spending and Health Outcome in Nepal: Problems with Technology or its Distribution? Reference: Pokhrel, Subhash; Sauerborn, Rainer (2003). Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Medical Spending and Health Outcome in Nepal: Problems with Technology or its Distribution?, WHO. URL-http://apps.who.int/iris/ Notwithstanding the g...
WHO, (2003)
Nepal Earthquake, Health Cluster Bulletin #2, 04 – 10 May 2015 · A third health sub-cluster - on Injury Rehabilitation has been established. · Disease surveillance in all highly affected districts has been enhanced. · No communicable disease outbreaks have been reported. · 26 hospitals (3 completely and 23 parti...
WHO, Health Cluster, (2015)
International HIV/AIDS Workplace Education Programme SHARE Strategic HIV/AIDS Responses by Enterprises Nepal is considered a low prevalence country. Prevention efforts have focused on sub- populations who are more vulnerable than the general population, including migrant workers. Nepal has faced continuous political strife, including armed conflict in...
ILO, (2007)
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Health Care Facilities: Status in Low- And Middle-Income Countries And Way Forward Adequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) are essential components of providing basic health services. The provision of WASH in health care facilities serves to prevent infections and spread of disease, protect staff and patients, and uphold the ...
WHO, UNICEF, (2015)
Assignment Report on Health Laboratory Services, Nepal Reference: Dr Nehaul B.B.G. (1972). Assignment Report on Health Laboratory Services, Nepal (WHO Project: NEPAL 0010), WHO. URL-http://apps.who.int/iris/ The writer would like to express his sincere thanks to the Minister of Health and his staff and t...
WHO, (1972)
Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Modelling the Effectiveness of Financing Policies to Address Underutilization of Children’s Health Services in Nepal Reference: Pokhrel, Subhash; Hidayat, Budi; Flessa, Steffen; Sauerborn, Rainer (2002). Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Modelling the Effectiveness of Financing Policies to Address Underutilization of Children’s Health Services in Nepal, W...
WHO, (2005)
PCB Submissions on Thematic Segment - HIV, Adolescents and Youth The purpose of the initiative will be to equip adolescents and youth with HIV prevention messages by providing comprehensive health care services. Services will include voluntary HIV counselling and testing, care and support in the households, adhere...
UNAIDS, (2013)
Emergency Nutrition Contingency Planning: IASC Nutrition Cluster Meeting Hotel Summit (13 April 2011) Highlights: 1. To ensure timely and effective humanitarian response to nutritional needs during an emergency to minimize mortality and morbidity of the population and increase in malnutrition among children under five, lactating and pregnant women...
UNICEF, (2011)
The Thirty-First Session of WHO South-East Asia Advisory Committee on Health Research In 1959, the World Health Assembly established the WHO Global Advisory Committee on Medical Research (ACMR). This Committee was mandated to review the WHO research programme and advise the Director-General on WHO research polices and priorities. The ...
WHO, (2009)
WHO Country Cooperation Strategy Nepal Based on the guidance of the WHO corporate strategy as presented by the Director-General to the 105th session of the WHO Executive Board, a series of country missions have been initiated in the WHO South-East Asia Region. The purpose of these miss...
WHO, (2000)
World Health Organization 2014: A Wealth of Information on Global Public Health Highlights: 1. Between 2000 and 2012, measles deaths worldwide have been cut by almost 80% – from 562000 to 122000 deaths. 2. Human African trypanosomiasis (commonly known as sleeping sickness) is at its lowest level in 50 years, with fewer than 10...
WHO, (2014)
Health Cluster Coordination Meeting - WHO/UN House: 5 May 2015 Source: http://www.humanitarianresponse.info/en/operations/nepal/document/150505-health-cluster-meeting-minutes Assessment of the health care needs and treatment of the injured is on-going in the affected districts. Response coordination, includi...
HC/UN, WHO, (2015)
Country Profiles of Environmental Burden of Disease Highlights: 1. Environmental burden of disease for selected risk factors, per year 2. Risk factor 3. Exposure 4. Disease group 5. Country rate. #Disease #HealthCundition ...
WHO, (2009)
Making a Difference WHO in South-East Asia Region The World Health Organization strives to be more responsive to the fast changing public health arena in the South-East Asia Region. When I took charge as Regional Director in February 2014, it was at a critical time in the evolution of WHO. The parad...
WHO, (2015)
National Immunization Programme (Volume 2, Issue 3, Nov 2015) The introduction of MRSD in routine immunization, in line with Nepal’s ‘comprehensive Multi Year Plan (cMYP 2011-2016)’ and ‘Measles Elimination and Rubella/CRS Control National Strategic Plan 2015-2019’, is a major step to achieve measles eliminatio...
GoN, WHO, (2015)
Amoeba and Water The quality of drinking water affects the health of a family. This book is developed for children to raise their awareness of water and its relation to health, so that they will take necessary precautions to protect themselves and their family from w...
UNHABITAT, USAID, UNICEF, ENPHO, (2009)
Kala-Azar: Striving for Elimination Highlights: 1. Newer, safer and effective treatment regimen and inexpensive, user- friendly rapid diagnostic tests boosts prospects for Kala-azar elimination. 2. Success of single dose Liposomal Amphotericin B, Ambigome, brings early relief and end...
WHO, (2014)
Mission Indradhanush: Leveraging Lessons From The Polio Success Story Highlights: 1. Government of India partnering with WHO, UNICEF and other partners is leveraging the knowledge and infrastructure built during the polio campaign to step up routine immunization. This campaign, called Mission Indradhanush is targeting...
WHO, (2015)
World Health Organization- Cancer Country Profiles (2014) Highlights: 1. Cancer Mortality Profile 2. Age-Standardized Cancer Mortality Trends 3. Cancer Incidence 4. Adult Risk Factors 5. Cancer Plans, Monitoring and Surveillance 6. Cancer Primary Prevention Policies #Cancer #disease ...
WHO, (2014)
Emergency and Humanitarian Action (EHA), WHO Nepal Districts in the Far West, Mid West and Western regions in Nepal have reported flash floods and landslides.The initial responses received by EDCD from the District Health Officers (DHO) and District Public Health Officers (DPHO) indicate that most R...
EHA, WHO, (2006)
Emergency Health Action In Nepal Issue No. X ( January 2007 ) Following the annual Earthquake Safety Day on 16 January, this issue of the newsletter focuses on hospital preparedness and Mass Casualty Management (MCM); key functions for any earthquake response. As follow-up to an EHA assessment highlighting insu...
WHO, (2007)
Nepal : Diarrhoea Outbreak in Mid West and Far West Region (As of August 03, 2009) The Districts of the Mid Western Region and Far Western Region are affected by an outbreak of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD). A total of 233 diarrhoea related deaths reported in 16 districts in Mid and Far Western Regions, from 5 May to 3 August 2009,...
UNOCHA, (2009)
Report of the Eighteenth Meeting of Ministers of Health of Countries of SEAR The Eighteenth Meeting of Ministers of Health of the Countries of the WHO South-East Asia Region (SEAR) was held in Kathmandu, Nepal, from 23-25 August 2000, at the invitation of the Minister of Health, His Majesty’ Government of Nepal. The substan...
WHO, (2000)
WHO South-East Asia Journal of Public Health Depression and suicide: towards new paradigms in prevention and care Mental, neurological and substance-use disorders are common worldwide, affecting every community and age group, and across countries of all income levels. While 14% of the global burden of disease is attributed to these disorders, almost 75% of indiv...
WHO, (2017)
Achieving The Millennium Development Goals By Enabling The Rural Poor To Overcome Their Poverty At the Millennium Summit in September 2000, world leaders undertook the commitment to halve by 2015 the proportion of people in the world whose income is less than one dollar a day and the proportion of people who suffer from hunger. They also pledge...
IFAD, (2003)