Emerging Infectious Diseases, Jan - Feb 2001
and Public Health: Integrated Methods of Mosquito Management,
Subdivision of the Range of the Malaria Parasite, Plasmodium vivax,
Health Perspectives, January 2001
of Geographic Information System Technology to Aid Health Department
Decision Making about Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Activities
Reports - January 19, 2001
natural weapon for prevention of malaria in the Peruvian Amazon
Bulletin, Vol 79(1), January 2001
The use of hospital-based nurses for
the surveillance of potential disease outbreaks [PDF]
Home care of malaria-infected children
of less than 5 years of age in a rural area of the Republic of Guinea
The global tuberculosis situation and
the new control strategy of the World Health Organization [PDF]
PubMed Abstracts (click
on author's name for abstract)
Impact of health services, sanitation and literacy in the mortality
of children under 5 years of age. Salud Publica Mex. 1999 Sep-Oct;41(5):368-75. Spanish.
Seasonal and Age Distribution of Rotavirus Infection in Porto Alegre -
Braz J Infect Dis. 2000 Dec;4(6):279-283.
S, Getaneh T, Bekele F.
Environmental determinants of diarrheal morbidity in under-five
children, Keffa-Sheka zone, south west Ethiopia.
Ethiop Med J. 2000 Jan;38(1):27-34.
Immune response of Bangladeshi children with acute diarrhea who
subsequently have persistent diarrhea.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2000 Nov;31(5):528-35.
Online Reports by WELL
demand for water supply and sanitation projects (2000) by Sarah
An exploration of the issues
surrounding a demand responsive approach to water and sanitation service
provision, with a discussion of the relative merits of the most commonly
used demand assessment tools. (summary)
latrines & health (1999) by Ben Cave and Peter Kolsky
A review of the risks to
health posed by groundwater contamination from on-site sanitation. The
study focuses on microbiological contamination because this is the most
widespread and direct threat to health from on-site sanitation. The
risks from nitrate contamination (the most frequent chemical contaminant
of concern from pit latrines) are summarised in the report. (summary)
or Health Risks? (2000) by Jenny Appleton and Mansoor Ali
A review of key issues in
the management and disposal of healthcare wastes in relation to the
urban poor, identifying actual risks and possible mitigating approaches,
while drawing on examples of best practice.(summary)
Lessons from Sector Studies (2000) by Paul Deverill.
A synthesis of lessons
learned from donor-funded programmes, in water supply, sanitation and
environmental health. Reviews sector study reports in Uganda, Nigeria,
Tanzania and Kenya.(summary)
aspects of dry sanitation with waste reuse
A review that collates current knowledge of health risks associated with
dry sanitation technologies and the problems associated with their use
and maintenance. (summary)
State of the World's Children 2001
Global Water Supply and Sanitation Assessment Report 2000