When People Come First

Author: João Biehl
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400846803
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The book demonstrates the crucial role of ethnography as an empirical lantern in global health, arguing for a more comprehensive, people-centered approach.

Life Exposed

Author: Adriana Petryna
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691151660
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This text examines the political, scientific and social circumstances that followed the disaster. "An ethnographic triumph. Life Exposed is as powerful an analysis of national technical processes of managing risks as I have ever read.

Author: Paulo Coelho
ISBN: 9789744719751
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En andalusisk fårehyrde, Santiago, drømmer om en skat og rejser til pyramiderne for at finde den. Ved at følge sit hjerte og søge sin skæbne opnår han rigdom og lykke

Informing The Future

Author: Institute of Medicine
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309574196
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Critical Issues in Health, Second Edition Institute of Medicine. GLOBAL. HEALTH.
AND. INFECTIOUS. DISEASE. Our national interests are inevitably linked to the
health of people throughout the world. Health, like education, is an investment in
human capital that can help break cycles of poverty and political instability—
contributing to ... These are only two examples of global health events that could
threaten peace, prosperity, and international relationships in the decades to

Global Mental Health Trials

Author: Graham Thornicroft
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191501646
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Emphasis should be on reviewing studies among the same populations and
those facing similar challenges, noting which outcomes improved and which did
not. ... These include existing local providers of physical care, mental health care
providers including government, nongovernment organizations (NGOs), and
other professional organizations, and other prominent people and organizations
that have an interest in the ... Of these four data sources, the first three are

Global Health In Times Of Violence

Author: Barbara Rylko-Bauer
Publisher: School for Advanced Research on the
ISBN: 9781934691144
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This is not just a reflection on the problems of providing critical social services in
war zones. It's also about global values and the curious realities of markets. It's
about power and creating invisibilities. "Do you realize, " Catorzina said, "you can
buy a gun here cheaper than medicine?" We looked at each other and shook our
heads: in the scheme of things, it costs less to shoot people than to heal them.
But that's not the end of the story. Few studies exist on the amount of counterfeit
and ...

Africa In The Wider World

Author: Richard Downie
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 144224027X
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The first and most obvious is funding. While levels of U.S. and international
development assistance for health have been resilient— and have in fact grown
slightly between 2011 and 2013 in spite of the global financial crisis and austerity
measures—there is general consensus that future aid budgets will be flat at best.
2 Expansion of services—to reach more people, address additional diseases,
improve infrastructure and technology, and expand training—will have to come
from ...

The Future Of Bioethics

Author: Akira Akabayashi
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199682674
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Evolving and cutting-edge medical technologies, such as developments in
neuroscience and regenerative medicine, show exceptional promise in
improving human health. ... They lead to issues around the movement of people
and populations, in particular the migration of patients and care workers across
continents, and those caused by enormous international medical research
studies involving participants from ... Second, global issues call for global efforts
and global solutions.

The Global Threat Of Drug Resistant Tb

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health
Publisher: Internal Revenue Service
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a call to action for World TB Day : briefing and hearing before the Subcommittee
on Africa and Global Health of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of
Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 21, 2007
United States. Congress. House. Committee ... Studies have shown1 an 80
percent reduction in the incidence of TB among HIV-positive people who are on
anti-retroviral treatment, as compared to those who are not on ART. Thus, in a
country where 60 ...

Congressional Record

Author: United States. Congress
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areas, to jtjes (sno ther died when I was 12 years old, and a young man or a
young woman who is health care and public health people, author;” I am the
oldest of seven children. She deployed and goes overseas and fights loan
forgiveness of up to $10,000 to Mgolo said, my mother was a school teacher, for
our country, when he or she comes o o * ū. o o to. is proso She said, my mother
had one deter- ...