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PAHO information resources on Communicable Diseases promote technical cooperation, directed to the prevention, control, and elimination of communicable diseases in the Americas. The collection covers adequate, reliable data on health problems, evidence-based policies and plans, ongoing evaluation and quality control to ensure effectiveness and to address changing needs, and more.

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Sub-Topic: Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Virus Diseases - Bacterial Diseases -
                  Parasitc Diseases - Zoonoses

Selected Abstracts from the Pan American Journal of Public Health

Selected Publications on Communicable Diseases
Alcohol, Gender, Culture and Harms in the Americas
The present report is the final report of the study and it aims at providing the first insight into the richness of the database, although many more analyses will be undertaken and disseminated in future publications in scientific journals. 
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The Value of Health: A History of the Pan American Health Organization
Marcos Cueto, a widely published medical historian, presents an appealing and well-documented narrative that describes the origins of public health and the creation of PAHO and culminates with the Organizationís response to globalization and its commitment to the Millennium Development Goals.  
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Human Rights and Health

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2009 PAHO Publications Catalog

2009 PAHO Publicaciones Catalog
The Pan American Health Organization is proud to announce the availability of the Publications Catalog 2009 in electronic format.

Children First

A Success Story of Collaboration between Pediatric Hospitals in Mexico and Canada.
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