Birth Defects Surveillence Training: Facilitator's Guide by M. C. World Health OrganizBirth Defects Surveillence Training: Facilitator's Guide by M. C. World Health Organiz

Birth Defects Surveillence Training: Facilitator's Guide

byM. C. World Health OrganizEditorWorld Health Organiz

Paperback | June 21, 2016

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The goal of this course is to provide participants with the foundational skills needed to begin the development, implementation and ongoing improvement of a congenital anomalies surveillance program, in particular for countries with limited resources. It focuses on the methodology needed to develop either population-based or hospital-based surveillance programs. A set of congenital anomalies will be used as examples throughout this course. The specific examples used are typically severe enough that they would probably be captured within the first few days after birth, have a significant public health impact and, for some of them, have the potential for primary prevention. This course is designed for individuals who are directly involved in the development, implementation and daily activities related to congenital anomalies surveillance programs in their countries and who will directly teach others.
World Health Organization is a Specialized Agency of the United Nations, charged to act as the world's directing and coordinating authority on questions of human health. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based polic...
Title:Birth Defects Surveillence Training: Facilitator's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:122 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:June 21, 2016Publisher:WHO PUBLICATIONSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9241549289

ISBN - 13:9789241549288

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