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The Lancet Global Health Vol.1 No.2

Second issue of the Lancet's new Journal Global Health is out now. Read here the table of contents and access all articles free. Included is also the parallel blog site to view and join discussions on items published in The Lancet Global Health and to read and comment on blogs from leading figures in global health.

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Table of contents for this month's journal:

Editorial

e55  The good, the bad, and the neglected
Zoë Mullan

Comment

e56  Iron supplementation in early life and child health
Laura E Murray-Kolb

 

e58  Noma: a neglected enigma

Klaas W Marck

 

e60  Xpert MTB/RIF: a game changer for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children?

Annelies Van Rie

 

e62  Financing tuberculosis control: promising trends and remaining challenges

Anna Vassall, Michelle Remme
e64  A database on global health research in Africa
Francis Collins, Alain Beaudet, Ruxandra Draghia-Akli, Peter Gruss, John Savill, André Syrota, Alice Dautry, Mats Ulfendahl, Mark Walport, James Onken, Roger I Glass

 

e66  Population health in South Africa: a view from the salt mines

Karen J Hofman, Stephen M Tollman
e68  The global public health burden of sex work: a call for research
Brian Willis

Correspondence

e69. INDEPTH launches a data repository and INDEPTHStats
Osman Sankoh, Abraham J Herbst, Sanjay Juvekar, Stephen Tollman, Peter Byass, Marcel Tanner
e70. Health effects of exposure to e-waste
Marie Noel-Brune, Fiona C Goldizen, Maria Neira, Martin van den Berg, Nancy Lewis, Malcolm King, William A Suk, David O Carpenter, Robert G Arnold, Peter D Sly
e71. Smokeless tobacco use by south Asians
Kamran Siddiqi, Prakash C Gupta, Vinayak M Prasad, Ray Croucher, Aziz Sheikh
e72. Cardiac rehabilitation in Egypt
Ghada Selim
e73. Publication practices and attitudes towards evidence-based medicine in central Asia
Galina V Yamshchikov, George P Schmid
e75. Research capacity strengthening in Honduras
Ana L Sanchez, Maritza Canales, Lourdes Enriquez, Ada A Zelaya, Vilma E Espinoza, Gustavo A Fontecha

Corrections

e76 Correction to Lancet Glob Health 2013; 1: e26
 
 
e76 Correction to Lancet Glob Health 2013; 1: e87
 
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Published July 26, 2013 3:08 PM - Last modified July 26, 2013 3:08 PM