Library Information Dissemination - February 2017

How to achieve the SDGs by 2030 – lessons from 50 case studies

  1. Next WHO Director-General: hear the angels while fighting the wolves
  2. Post-Ebola reforms deserve support
  3. The G20 and Global Health
  4. Bill and Melinda Gates make the case for vaccines — and US engagement in global health
  5. How to achieve the SDGs by 2030 – lessons from 50 case studies
  6. Significance of informal (on-the-job) learning and leadership development in health systems: lessons from a district finance team in South Africa
  7. Health workforce metrics pre- and post-2015: a stimulus to public policy and planning
  8. Can we halt health workforce deterioration in failed states? Insights from Guinea-Bissau on the nature, persistence and evolution of its HRH crisisProgress with the PfSPZ Vaccine for malaria
  9. Why Performance-Based Financing in Chad Failed to Emerge on the National Policy Agenda
  10. New era for health in The Gambia?
  11. What is the value of palliative care provision in low-resource settings?
  12. Economic Rationale for Cooperation on International Waters in Africa: A Review
  13. State of Global Air 2017
  14. The Effects of Policy-Driven Air Quality Improvements on Children’s Respiratory Health
  15. Mixed pathologies including chronic traumatic encephalopathy account for dementia in retired association football (soccer) players
  16. Out of Africa: origins and evolution of the human malaria parasites Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax
  17. First-line antiretroviral drug discontinuations in children
  18. Infant feeding practices and diarrhoea in sub-Saharan African countries with high diarrhoea mortality

The Sustainable Development Goals and the Global Health Security Agenda: exploring synergies for a sustainable and resilient world

  1. The Sustainable Development Goals and the Global Health Security Agenda: exploring synergies for a sustainable and resilient world
  2. The Sustainable Development Goals cannot be achieved without improving maternal and child nutrition
  3. Transforming Our World: Implementing the 2030 Agenda Through Sustainable Development Goal Indicators
  4. Change of Pace: Accelerations and Advances during the Millennium Development Goal Era
  5. Making Choices on the Journey to Universal Health Care Coverage: From Advocacy to Analysis
  6. The International Decision Support Initiative Reference Case for Economic Evaluation: An Aid to Thought
  7. Country-Level Cost-Effectiveness Thresholds: Initial Estimates and the Need for Further Research
  8. Health system productivity change in Zambia: A focus on the child health services
  9. Health care and social media: What patients really understand
  10. How does social protection build resilience?
  11. Will you support a patient-centred R&D agreement?
  12. Recent advances in (therapeutic protein) drug development
  13. Incidence of invasive salmonella disease in sub-Saharan Africa: a multicentre population-based surveillance study
  14. Defeating Poverty-Related and Neglected Diseases in Africa: Harnessing Research for Evidence-Informed Policies
  15. Socioeconomic status and non-communicable disease behavioural risk factors in low-income and lower-middle-income countries: a systematic review
  16. Socioeconomic status and risk factors for non-communicable diseases in low-income and lower-middle-income countries
  17. Recent advances in understanding and treating nephrotic syndrome
  18. Global Public Health Special Issue: The Emergence of Asian Tobacco Companies: Implications for Global Health Governance
  19. Surprise us, Mr Trump

Social media, knowledge translation, and action on the social determinants of health and health equity: A survey of public health practices

  1. Africa's Cities: Opening Doors to the World [English, French, Portuguese]
  2. Social media, knowledge translation, and action on the social determinants of health and health equity: A survey of public health practices
  3. Defining Integrated Knowledge Translation and Moving Forward: A Response to Recent Commentaries
  4. The Use and Impact of Digital Technology on Population Health and Health Equity Gains
  5. Creating a pandemic of health: What is the role of digital technologies?
  6. The MomConnect mHealth initiative in South Africa: Early impact on the supply side of MCH services
  7. Explaining changes in child health inequality in the run up to the 2015 Millennium Development Goals(MDGs): The case of Zambia.
  8. Powerful Ideas for Global Access to Medicines
  9. The spread of artemisinin-resistant Plasmodium falciparum in the Greater Mekong Subregion: a molecular epidemiology observational study
  10. Evaluating Cinchona bark and quinine for treating and preventing malaria
  11. Tetanus vaccines: WHO position paper – February 2017
  12. Note de synthèse: position de l’OMS sur les vaccins antitétaniques – février 2017
  13. Global research trends of World Health Organization’s top eight emerging pathogens
  14. Improving our forecasts for trachoma elimination: What else do we need to know?
  15. Alcohol industry looks to boost drinks sales in Africa
  16. Does alcohol use have a causal effect on HIV incidence and disease progression? A review of the literature and a modeling strategy for quantifying the effect
  17. False dichotomies in global health: the need for integrative thinking [Get full text from AFRO Library]
  18. Second Annual Universal Health Coverage Financing Forum
  19. High Quality Health Systems: A Global Agenda
  20. Innovations in Investing in Young Children Globally

How to Contain Artemisinin- and Multidrug-Resistant Falciparum Malaria // Nursing Protagonism in the UN Goals for the people’s health

  1. Nursing Protagonism in the UN Goals for the people’s health
  2. Exploration of priority actions for strengthening the role of nurses in achieving universal health coverage
  3. Advanced Practice Nursing: A Strategy for Achieving Universal Health Coverage and Universal Access to Health
  4. Universal Access to Health and Universal Health Coverage: Nursing contributions
  5. Toward Advanced Nursing Practice along with People-Centered Care Partnership Model for Sustainable
  6. Universal Health Coverage and Universal Access to Health
  7. Competing health policies: insurance against universal public systems
  8. Coverage, universal access and equity in health: a characterization of scientific production in nursing
  9. The contribution of Portuguese nursing to universal health access and coverage
  10. Health system reform in peri-urban communities: an exploratory study of policy strategies towards healthcare worker reform in Epworth, Zimbabwe
  11. Is the Alma Ata vision of comprehensive primary health care viable? Findings from an international project
  12. Disease and economic burdens of dengue
  13. Socio-ecological dynamics and challenges to the governance of Neglected Tropical Disease control
  14. How to Contain Artemisinin- and Multidrug-Resistant Falciparum Malaria
  15. The Economics of Malaria Vaccine Development
  16. A realist review of mobile phone-based health interventions for non-communicable disease management in sub-Saharan Africa
  17. The time is ripe to reform the World Health Organization [Get full text from AFRO Library]
  18. Why not cash? The case for cash transfers for refugees in Mozambique

What Does the End of Africa’s Boom Mean for Universal Health Coverage?

  1. What Does the End of Africa’s Boom Mean for Universal Health Coverage?
  2. Health Systems & Reform Special Issue on Health Sector Reform in the Middle East and North Africa
  3. Rehabilitation in health systems
  4. Global Health Workforce Labor Market Projections for 2030
  5. Who is a community health worker? – a systematic review of definitions
  6. Beyond patient care: the impact of healthcare reform on job satisfaction in the Ethiopian public healthcare sector
  7. Aspiration in injections: should we continue or abandon the practice?
  8. On the Identification of Associations between Five World Health Organization Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Phenotypes and Six Predictors in Low and Middle-Income Countries
  9. Priority gaps and promising areas in maternal health research in low- and middle-income countries: summary findings of a mapping of 2292 publications between 2000 and 2012
  10. First estimates of the global and regional incidence of neonatal herpes infection
  11. Educating parents about the vaccination status of their children: A user-centered mobile application
  12. Adapting to the Global Shortage of Cholera Vaccines: Targeted Single Dose Cholera Vaccine in Response to an Outbreak in South Sudan
  13. Perspective on Global Measles Epidemiology and Control and the Role of Novel Vaccination Strategies
  14. Global Fund steps up investments in women and girls
  15. A better pathway to approval of 21st century cures?
  16. A global call from five countries to collaborate in antibiotic stewardship: united we succeed, divided we might fail
  17. Changes in Malaria Epidemiology in Africa and New Challenges for Elimination
  18. Malaria resistance: Cases in UK, mosquitoes in Africa
  19. Neglected tropical diseases are finally getting the attention they deserve
  20. The health impact of the 2014–15 Ebola outbreak
  21. Guide to cancer early diagnosis
  22. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Volume 95, Number 2, February 2017, 85-164

World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law

  1. World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law
  2. Will war on neglected diseases hit target? [Get full text from AFRO Library]
  3. The Socioeconomic Benefit to Individuals of Achieving the 2020 Targets for Five Preventive Chemotherapy Neglected Tropical Diseases
  4. Integrated Control and Management of Neglected Tropical Skin Diseases
  5. An appraisal of the neglected tropical diseases control program in Cameroon: the case of the national program against onchocerciasis
  6. Validation of elimination of lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem
  7. A call to strengthen the global strategy against schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis: the time is now
  8. “People’s science”: How West African communities fought the Ebola epidemic and won”: How
  9. Health Information Needs and Health Seeking Behavior during the 2014-2016 Ebola Outbreak: A Twitter Content Analysis
  10. CEPI – a new global R&D organisation for epidemic preparedness and response
  11. Lack of Cultural Competency in International Aid Responses: The Ebola Outbreak in Liberia
  12. A blueprint to evaluate One Health
  13. Surveillance and response for high-risk populations: what can malaria elimination programmes learn from the experience of HIV?
  14. Protection against Plasmodium falciparum malaria by PfSPZ Vaccine
  15. The Power of Malaria Vaccine Trials Using Controlled Human Malaria Infection
  16. Hepatitis C virus seroprevalence in the general female population of 9 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa
  17. Rubella in Sub-Saharan Africa and sensorineural hearing loss: a case control study
  18. Hypertension in 2017 – What Is the Right Target?
  19. Laboratory-based and office-based risk scores and charts to predict 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease in 182 countries: a pooled analysis of prospective cohorts and health surveys
  20. Global economic cost of smoking-attributable diseases
  21. How to do better health reform: a snapshot of change and improvement initiatives in the health systems of 30 countries
  22. Regulation of genomic and biobanking research in Africa: a content analysis of ethics guidelines, policies and procedures from 22 African countries