Annals of Global Health

Health Care Lessons Learned in the Aftermath of September 11, 2001

New case study in the Annals of Global Health assesses the immediate and ongoing response to the 9/11 disaster and explores the implications for future disasters
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New York, NY, December 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Fourteen years after the attack on the World Trade Center (WTC),  a case study in the current issue of Annals of Global Health identifies several elements that have had a critical impact on the evolution of the WTC response and, directly or indirectly, on the health of the WTC-exposed population.

Asbestos: An Ongoing Challenge to Global Health

What we need to learn from history, according to a new study in the Annals of Global Health
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New York, NY, December 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Challenges to global health can evolve from policies and decisions that take years or decades to unfold. An article in the current issue of the Annals of Global Health describes the current state of asbestos use worldwide, a story that began over 100 years ago, and the real and contrived controversies regarding asbestos.

Global Public Health Objectives Need to Address Substance Abuse in Developing Countries

New study in the Annals of Global Health highlights provides insights for policymakers to design programs that meet population requirements, blending inquiry with practice
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New York, NY, August 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Substance addiction is a large and growing problem for developing societies. A new study that surveyed reports on modalities for treating addiction and their effectiveness in the developing world calls on policymakers to use this information to support the design of programs that meet known population needs. The study also encourages looking at ways to adapt the Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) model to fit different cultural norms. The findings are published in the Annals of Global Health.

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