Library Information Dissemination - July 2017

Local production of pharmaceuticals and health system strengthening in Africa: An Evidence Brief

  1. Modeling the potential impact of emerging innovations on achievement of Sustainable Development Goals related to maternal, newborn, and child health
  2. Where Are the Women? The Underrepresentation of Women Physicians Among Recognition Award Recipients From Medical Specialty Societies
  3. Managing complications in pregnancy and childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors – 2nd ed.
  4. An action agenda on safe walking for Africa’s Children
  5. Cost effectiveness of pre-referral antimalarial treatment in severe malaria among children in sub-Saharan Africa
  6. Tracking development assistance and government health expenditures for 35 malaria-eliminating countries: 1990–2017
  7. Ending AIDS: Progress towards the 90–90–90 Targets
  8. The Lancet (Editorial) – The global HIV/AIDS epidemic—progress and challenges (Read more Lancet articles below)
  9. Local production of pharmaceuticals and health system strengthening in Africa: An Evidence Brief
  10. Ageing and Universal Health Coverage: Implications for the Asia Pacific region
  11. Defining a staged-based process for economic and financial evaluations of mHealth programs
  12. Understanding and acting on the developmental origins of health and disease in Africa would improve health across generations
  13. Municipal health services provision by local governments: a systematic review of experiences in decentralized Sub-Saharan African countries
  14. Nature (News) – Vaccines promoted as key to stamping out drug-resistant microbes
  15. Lancet (Offline): NCDs—why are we failing?
  16. Multisectoral action for noncommunicable diseases – what, why, how?
  17. Dementia prevention, intervention, and care (Commissions from the Lancet journals)
  18. Chronic kidney disease and the global NCD agenda
  19. Open letter to the UN's new health chief from “Alternative Nobel Prize” laureates
  20. African academics set out what Dr Tedros needs in his toolbox to tackle health ills

 


 

All roads lead to universal health coverage by Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus // Gro Harlem Brundtland: Political commitment is the key to Universal Health Coverage

  1. All roads lead to universal health coverage
  2. Gro Harlem Brundtland: Political commitment is the key to Universal Health Coverage
  3. Questioning progress towards universal health coverage for the most vulnerable
  4. Financing transformative health systems towards achievement of the health Sustainable Development Goals: a model for projected resource needs in 67 low-income and middle-income countries
  5. Financing health systems to achieve the health Sustainable Development Goals
  6. Institutional analysis of health system governance
  7. Does task shifting among parts of a weak health system help?
  8. People and research: improved health systems for West Africans, by West Africans (Supplement of the Health Research Policy and Systems)
  9. ‘It Sells, But It Does Not Fly’: An Early Assessment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  10. Development and Access to Information 2017
  11. Mapping global policy discourse on antimicrobial resistance
  12. Who pays for cooperation in global health? A comparative analysis of WHO, the World Bank, the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance
  13. Global funding trends for malaria research in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic analysis
  14. Tracking development assistance and government health expenditures for 35 malaria-eliminating countries: 1990–2017
  15. Global outbreak of severe Mycobacterium chimaera disease after cardiac surgery: a molecular epidemiological study
  16. Introduction of Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine and Trivalent Oral Polio Vaccine/Bivalent Oral Polio Vaccine Switch in the African Region in The Journal of Infectious Diseases – Special Supplement: Polio Endgame & Legacy-Implementation, Best Practices, and Lessons Learned (see several below)
  17. What global maternal and child nutrition can learn from animal science
  18. Double-duty actions for ending malnutrition within a decade
  19. A malnutrition mobile app randomised trial in Wajir, Kenya
  20. Collaborating to ease Africa's data drought
  21. Global hearing health care: new findings and perspectives

 


 

Strengthening health systems for universal health coverage and sustainable development // New era towards advancing in girls’ and women’s health and rights?

  1. Strengthening health systems for universal health coverage and sustainable development
  2. Systems science for universal health coverage
  3. Blockchain Use Cases in Healthcare
  4. A comparison of physician emigration from Africa to the United States of America between 2005 and 2015
  5. On Essentiality and the World Health Organization's Model List of Essential Medicines 
  6. Poor-quality medicine: A global pandemic
  7. Health systems facilitators and barriers to the integration of HIV and chronic disease services: a systematic review
  8. Implementing technology in healthcare: insights from physicians
  9. New era towards advancing in girls’ and women’s health and rights?
  10. INSPIRE: Seven strategies for Ending Violence Against Children
  11. Narrowing the Gaps: The power of investing in the poorest children
  12. Economic Impacts of Child Marriage: Global Synthesis Report
  13. Pathways and progress to enhanced global sexually transmitted infection surveillance
  14. Vaccination to prevent human papillomavirus infections: From promise to practice
  15. Implementation of a human papillomavirus vaccination demonstration project in Malawi: successes and challenges
  16. Eating fish regularly is linked to reduced rheumatoid arthritis, study finds
  17. Intake of high fructose corn syrup sweetened soft drinks, fruit drinks and apple juice is associated with prevalent coronary heart disease, in U.S. adults, ages 45–59 y
  18. Benchmarking life expectancy and cancer mortality: global comparison with cardiovascular disease 1981-2010
  19. WHO Alliance for the Global Elimination of Trachoma by 2020: progress report on elimination of trachoma, 2014–2016
  20. Alliance mondiale de l’OMS pour l’élimination du trachome d’ici 2020: Rapport de situation sur l’élimination du trachome (2014-2016)
  21. An Assessment of the Application of Quality Improvement Concepts by Health Care Workers Trained Under the AIDSFree Project in Zimbabwe
  22. Effect of transmission intensity on hotspots and micro-epidemiology of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa
  23. World Bank Launches First-Ever Pandemic Bonds to Support $500 Million Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility