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Debating the quality and performance of health systems at a global level is not enough, national debates are essential for progress*
Urban living and obesity
Age patterns in undernutrition and helminth infection in a rural area of Brazil
Distribution and antibiotic susceptibility of Shigella isolates in Bangui, Central African Republic
Cryptosporidium and Giardia infection and drinking water sources among children in Lege Dini, Ethiopia
Dynamics of insecticide resistance in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.l. from an area of extensive cotton cultivation in Northern Cameroon
The use of artemether-lumefantrine by febrile children following national implementation of a revised drug policy in Kenya
Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine is highly effective in the Ugandan routine immunization program
Detection and modelling of case clusters for urban leptospirosis
Increased mortality of male adults with AIDS related to poor compliance to antiretroviral therapy in Malawi
The long-term social and economic impact of HIV on the spouses of infected individuals in northern Malawi
Typhoid fever in children in Africa
The effect of user fees on prescribing quality in rural Nepal
Characterization of knockdown resistance in DDT- and pyrethroid-resistant Culex quinquefasciatus populations from Sri Lanka
Risk factors for active trachoma and Chlamydia trachomatis infection in rural Ethiopia after mass treatment with azithromycin
Could clinical audit improve the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in Cuba, Peru and Bolivia?
The neglected ‘m’ in MCH programmes – why mental health of mothers is important for child nutrition
Phylogeny of dengue viruses circulating in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia