10:45 12:15 PS01 TUESDAY, 15 APRIL 2014 ROOM: MOTTA Public Hospitals Can Innovate Too! MODERATORS: Prof. Louis Loutan Former head of the division of International and Humanitarian Medicine at the Geneva University Hospitals Prof. Didier Pittet Head of the infection control unit and president of the commission on innovation at the Geneva university Hospitals SPEAKERS: […]
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10:45 12:15 PS19 WEDNESDAY, 16 APRIL 2014 ROOM: MOTTA Improving Access to Essential Medicines MODERATOR: Dr. Gilles Forte Department for Essential Medicines and Health Products, World Health Organization, Switzerland SPEAKERS: Strengthening Health Systems to Achieve Access to Essential Medicines Ms. Alessandra Ferrario Research Officer, Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, […]
Tobacco use in HP is prevalent mainly in rural areas. It is served to guests as a token of honour. Smoking at Public Places is reduced by community sensitisation, setting of Effective Enforcement Mechanism , raids & Inspections, Reporting of Violations, Fine & Punishment. Selling of Gutka was banned in HP in July 2012. TAPS […]
Majority of the medical students in South Africa intend to prescribe human papillomavirus vaccines even though they have little knowledge on human papillomavirus vaccine.
very few students knew about the link between HPV and cervical cancer. Majority were willing to accept HPV vaccination. University students needs to be educated regarding cervical cancer and effectiveness of HPV vaccine.
The cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer among the women in Cameroon, mainly due to the absence of systematic screening. The purpose of this study was to evaluate knowledge of and attitudes to cervical cancer among Cameroonian healthcare professionals who are best able to convey informations about risk factors, screening and prevention of […]
Malignant lesions of the uterine cervix constitute a major public health problem in the world, especially in the developping countries.Human papilloma virus (HPV) was first associated to cervical cancer more than twenty years ago.
Session Outline Parallel session PS03, Tuesday, May 27 2008, 11:00-12:30, Room 16 Chair(s): André-Pascal Sappino, Head of Oncology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland, Alexandre Bodmer, Chief Resident, Oncology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland Cancer in Developing Countries Paolo Hartmann, Medical Officer, Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, WHO, Switzerland Cancer […]
Cancer is one of the chronic illnesses and one of them is cervical cancer. The management of this cancer shows disparities between the developing world and the developed world. The leading cancer in women worldwide is that of the breast but in the developing world is that of cervix.
As the world’s largest and most rapidly developing country, China is suffering the burden of cancer. Recently Chinese government has imitated large number of national programs on cancer prevention and control.