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Por veinte millones de mujeres- Equidad de género en salud en Centroamérica 1998-2004
Este informe presenta un resumen del tema de equidad de género en Centroamérica entre 1998 y 2004.(7/Mar/2006)
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Planning and Implementing Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control Programs: A Manual for Managers
This manual is ideal for health professionals who are developing a new cervical cancer prevention program or who are strengthening an existing program. The manual provides information on how to organize and deliver a program, recognizing that various service delivery options are needed for different geographic and cultural settings and a range of resource levels. This page offers a summary and access to the full text and ACCP partner sites.(16/Dec/2004)
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Selección de prácticas recomendadas para la utilización de de anticonceptivo
Este documento es uno de las dos piedras angulares basadas en la evidencia de la nueva iniciativa de la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) para el desarrollo e implementación de guías para la planificación familiar basadas en la evidencia. Las recomendaciones contenidas en este documento son el producto de un proceso que culminó en una reunión científica del Grupo de Trabajo convocado por la OMS y que fue llevada a cabo en Londres del 3 al 6 de octubre de 2001.(31/Dec/2003)
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Violence against Women: The Health Sector Responds
This book is a collaborative effort of PAHO (GHU), PATH, the CDC and WHO to address violence against women as a global public health and human rights problem. It provides concrete approaches for addressing VAW, not only for those on the front lines attending to the women who live with violence, but also for decision-makers who can incorporate the lessons reviewed in this book in the development of laws and policies.(7/Oct/2003)
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Visual Inspection of the Uterine Cervix with Acetic Acid (VIA): A Critical Review and Selected Articles
This e-book contains a review of the available evidence attesting to the accuracy of visual inspection with acetic acid as a method for detecting cervical cancer, a method quite appealing in low-resource settings. The information and findings provided are directed at health professionals and managers of health services as an aid in the decision-making process.(21/Aug/2003)
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