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Prevention, Rehabilitation, Smoking and Drugs

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

 


Alcohol and Public Health in the Americas. A case for action


Order code: OP 188
The purpose of this document is to explain the need for making alcohol a top public health priority in the region and the need for national and regional action.

$12.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $16.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Alcohol, Gender, Culture, and Harms in the Americas. PAHO Multicentric Study Final Report


Order code: OP 190
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.

$15.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $18.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Building Better Health. A Handbook of Behavioral Change


Order code: SP 590
This handbook blends tried-and-true disease prevention practices and behavioral science principles into a hands-on manual for health workers, community health promoters, nurses and family physicians.

$22.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $30.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Clinical Advances in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Order code: SP 533
Demographic trends indicate that the population of the Region of the Americas is becoming older and more urban--characteristics which are risk factors in the appearance of impairments and disabilities. The elderly population as a whole tends to suffer ...

$20.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $26.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Drug Abuse


Order code: SP 522
The rapid spread and pervasiveness of the use and abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs has created a grave situation which has caught the countries of the Region of the Americas unprepared and which far exceeds the capacity of the governments t...

$15.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $20.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Drug Use Epidemiology in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Public Health Approach


Order code: OP 218
This report is an epidemiological overview of drug use in the Americas and provides basic information about health consequences and disorders caused by the use of illicit drugs and the non-medical of legal phychoactive drugs by prescription.

$15.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $25.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Eligibility for Blood Donation: Recommendations for Education and Selection of Prospective Blood Donors


Order code: OP 211
This document summarizes the rationale for the parameters and conditions that should be taken into consideration in the education and selection of blood donors...

$14.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $18.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Health "Nobody loves life like an old man"


Order code: OP 149H
This book, prepared by the Pan American Health Organization, presents a collection of quotes across the millennia on the place of health in the course of human events.

$4.50 Latin America and the Caribbean / $4.50 Elsewhere - additional details

Health Promoting Schools Strengthening of the Regional Initiative


Order code: OP 176
This Strategic Plan for Strengthening the Health-Promoting Schools Regional Initiative during the period 2003 to 2012, is the result of a long process of analysis of the current status of the Health-Promoting Schools Strategy in Latin America and the C...

$10.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $14.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Health Promotion: An Anthology


Order code: SP 557
An inspiring collection of the most significant papers on health promotion...

$24.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $32.00 Elsewhere - additional details


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