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Resource type: Training material

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Liverpool Guide to Rehabilitation and Long Term Care of Patients with Encephalitis

A guide for physicians in resource-poor settings in Asia to help them in their follow-up of children recovering from acute brain injury, in particular Japanese encephalitis.

Author: University of Liverpool Brain Infection Group

Publication date: 2006

Liverpool Outcome Score for Assessing Children at Discharge

A tool for doctors and health care providers to assess children at the time of discharge from the hospital to determine their level of disability and likelihood of leading an independent life after Japanese encephalitis.

Author: University of Liverpool Brain Infections Group

Publication date: 2006

Liverpool Outcome Score for Assessing Children at Follow-up

A tool for doctors and health care providers to assess children at a follow-up visit after being discharged from the hospital to determine their level of disability and likelihood of leading an independent life after Japanese …

Author: University of Liverpool Brain Infection Group

Publication date: 2006

Liverpool Outcome Score Teaching Presentation

This PowerPoint presentation trains health care staff on how to use the Liverpool Outcome Score to assess disability in patients with Japanese encephalitis. This version uses still images; a version with video clips is available from …

Author: University of Liverpool Brain Infections Group

Publication date: 2008

Maintaining a Needle Remover

Safely managing infectious sharps waste is one of the critical challenges facing health systems in low-resource settings. It is an important component of injection safety strategy. This two-page guide contains instructions for correctly maintaining …

Author: Berman A

Publication date: 2006

Make Your Injection a Safe Injection

This infographic provides basic information about what makes an injection unsafe and who is at risk. It also provides guidance for health care workers on giving safe injections, and how patients can ensure that they receive safe injections.

Author: World Health Organization

Malaria Vaccine Decision-Making Framework

As the development of malaria vaccines accelerates, work is also underway on the policy front to pave the way for decisions on possible malaria vaccine use. Early planning is crucial to the successful adoption and introduction of a vaccine. To …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2012

Management of Solid Health-Care Waste at Primary Health-Care Centres: A Decision-Making Guide

This document provides guidance for selecting the most appropriate method for safely managing solid waste generated at primary health care centers in developing countries. It includes six decision trees aimed at assisting the user in identifying …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Management of Waste from Injection Activities at District Level: Guidelines for District Health Managers

This guide is designed as a simple and practical tool to help district health managers develop a realistic district-level plan to reduce improper disposal of waste from injection activities. An accompanying poster is also available.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2006

Managing Health Care Waste Disposal: Guidelines on How to Construct, Use, and Maintain a Waste Disposal Unit

These guidelines focus on the specifications, installation, operation, and maintenance procedures for a health care waste disposal unit using the De Montfort incinerator. It also includes a plan for training waste disposal unit operators.

Author: World Health Organization; IT Power India, Pvt. Ltd.

Publication date: 2005

Manual of Rotavirus Detection and Characterization Methods

This manual, published by the World Health Organization, explains the most common procedures for rotavirus strain surveillance. It describes the methods and techniques used for the detection and characterization of rotaviruses.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2009

Measuring Impact of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccination

This manual describes approaches to measuring pneumococcal and Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine impact on disease incidence and provides a framework for determining the best methodology in a specific country setting. It details a …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2012

Navigating Vaccine Introduction: A Guide for Decision-Makers—Japanese Encephalitis

This six-part guide is designed to help country decision-makers understand the evidence around when to consider introducing Japanese Encephalitis (JE) vaccines, the potential benefits, how to incorporate JE vaccines into their country’s …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2017

New Vaccine Post-Introduction Evaluation (PIE) Tool

This post-introduction evaluation (PIE) tool provides a systematic method for evaluating the impact of the introduction of a vaccine on the existing immunization system in a country. The PIE tool is designed for immunization managers in countries …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2010

Outbreak Communication Guidelines

A 13-page paper describing best communication practices for rapid disease outbreak control.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Personal Protective Equipment for Waste Handlers and Incinerator Operators

This training aid lists and visually represents the equipment needed to help protect waste handlers and incinerator operators during the collection, treatment, and final disposal of health care waste.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2006

Planning an Information Systems Project: A Toolkit for Public Health Managers

This toolkit can help public health managers plan for the implementation of information and communications technology in health information systems. It includes examples of how to use the kit's planning tools and principles to develop …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Planning for Safe Syringe Disposal: Making Medical Injections Safer

This guide provides assistance with planning sharps waste disposal systems by following six steps: review existing legislation and policy; collect local data and map district, identifying incineration areas; review sharps collection options; review …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2004

Practical Guide: Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine (IPV) Introduction

The World Health Organization recommends that all countries currently using only the oral polio vaccine introduce at least one dose of the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) into their routine vaccination programs to ensure that new cohorts of newborns …

Author: Pan American Health Organization

Publication date: 2014

Preparation of National Health-Care Waste Management Plans in Sub-Saharan Countries: Guidance Manual

This document provides background information and assessment and planning tools to assist health care waste management advisors with developing and implementing national-level plans. It aims at identifying appropriate practices for health care waste …

Author: World Health Organization; United Nations Environment Programme

Publication date: 2005

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