Poliomyelitis

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Books

Immunization Guides
This series is the gold standard for hands-on, highly practical field guides for use by national immunization programs in their battle against vaccine preventable diseases. Each guide describes the clinical and epidemiological aspects of a specific disease and offers targeted strategies for its prevention and control.(28/Sep/2005)
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en español     HTML(8.36k)  


Other Resources

Immunization Field Guides, 2005
Technical documents to aid health workiers in control and eradication of vaccine-preventable diseases.(13/Sep/2005)
In English       HTML(2.98k)  
en español     HTML(3.08k)  


Periodical Publications

Polio Weekly Bulletin, Vol. 24, No. 52 - Week ending 2 January 2010
Poliovirus surveillance - AFP cases and indicators(7/Jan/2010)
In English       PDF(386.42k)  
en español     PDF(379.93k)  

Polio Weekly Bulletin, Vol. 24, No. 51 - Week ending 26 December 2009
Poliovirus surveillance - AFP cases and indicators(30/Dec/2009)
In English       PDF(387.71k)  
en español     PDF(383.13k)  

Pan American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 18 No. 1 July 2005
Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública/Pan American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 18 No. 1 July 2005(31/Jul/2005)
In English       Online Bookstore  
en español     Librería en línea  


Technical Documents

Polio Weekly Highlight, week (52) ending 2 January 2010
Percent of AFP cases with one stool sample taken within 15 days of paralysis onset, Region of the Americas, 2008-2009 (7/Jan/2010)
In English       AFP with Adequate Sample  
en español     Casos PFA con muestra adecuada  

Eradication of Poliomyelitis Field Guide, Third Edition, 2005
This Poliomyelitis Eradication Field Guide presents information and strategies that health workers in the Americas should be familiar with in order to keep the hemisphere polio-free.(30/Nov/2005)
In English       Download PDF file  
en español     Descarga archivo PDF  

XVI Technical Advisory Group (TAG) Meeting on Vaccine Preventable-Diseases, 2004
Final report of the The XVI Technical Advisory Group(TAG) Meeting on Vaccine Preventable-Diseases of the Pan American Health Organization, held in Mexico City, Mexico, November 3-5, 2004.(24/Nov/2004)
In English       PDF(3227.68k)  
en español     PDF(1404.91k)  
en Français    PDF(1552.98k)