Quantification Addendum: International Medical Guide for Ships by M. C. World Health OrganizQuantification Addendum: International Medical Guide for Ships by M. C. World Health Organiz

Quantification Addendum: International Medical Guide for Ships

byM. C. World Health OrganizEditorWorld Health Organiz

Paperback | November 2, 2010

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This volume contains recommended quantities, indications and dosing for 55 medicines listed in theInternational Medical Guide for ShipsThird Edition. The quantities are based on three types of ships:

-ocean-going ships with crews of 25-40 and no doctor (Category A);
-coastal ships with crews of up to 25 that travel no more than 24 hours from a port of call (Category B);
-small boats and private craft with crews of 15 or less, and usually travelling no more than a few hours from a port of call (Category C).

These quantities have been updated to reflect the decrease of crew numbers on most ships and calculated for voyages of one month. This companion volume to theInternational Medical Guide for Shipsprovides essential guidance to all those who involved in the procurement, purchasing, stock maintenance and use of medicines to promote and protect the health of seafarers worldwide.
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...
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Title:Quantification Addendum: International Medical Guide for ShipsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:51 pages, 10 × 7.75 × 0.68 inPublished:November 2, 2010Publisher:WHO PUBLICATIONSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9241547995

ISBN - 13:9789241547994

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