World Health Organization

WHO Programme Budget Portal

The World Health Organization (WHO) Programme Budget Portal is a new website providing further details of the Organization’s work, financing and implementation progress.

Read More →

WHO releases 10-year review report chapter focusing on access to medicines

Access to medicines: making market forces serve the poor

Read More →

WHO releases 10-year review report chapter focusing on TB

The chapter highlights the successes and challenges in global efforts to combat TB since 2007.

Read More →

WHO list of Critically Important Antimicrobials

The World Health Organization releases a 5th revision of its list of Critically Important Antimicrobials for Human Medicine.

Read More →

Guidelines for treatment of drug-susceptible tuberculosis and patient care, 2017 update

The World Health Organization releases updated guidelines for the treatment of drug-susceptible TB and patient care.

Read More →

World Health Day 2017: Let’s talk about depression and TB

The prevalence of mental disorders among people with TB is estimated to be between 40-70%.

Read More →

Next-generation Xpert® MTB/RIF Ultra assay recommended by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the use of a next-generation Xpert® MTB/RIF assay (called Xpert® MTB/RIF Ultra) as a replacement for the current Xpert MTB/RIF® cartridge.

Read More →

WHO issues ethics guidance to protect rights of TB patients

World TB Day 2017 – Unite efforts to leave no one behind

Read More →

WHO maintains existing recommendations for the use of bedaquiline

The conditional recommendation will be maintained until a new systematic review of evidence is warranted or the results of the phase III clinical trial of bedaquiline become available.

Read More →

WHO stresses urgent need for R&D for drug-resistant TB alongside newly-prioritized antibiotic-resistant pathogens

28 February 2017 | GENEVA - WHO reaffirms the critical need for research and development (R&D) of new antibiotics to tackle the threat of drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB).

Read More →

Page 2 of 10 · Total posts: 10

←First 1 2 3 Last→