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War and public health : handbook on war and public health

31-12-1996 Publication Ref. 0641

A manual intended for medical and other personnel responsible for humanitarian activities in armed conflicts. It covers the following topics: setting up a health-care system that meets the essential needs of war victims, particularly of displaced persons; public health tools most frequently used for evaluation, establishment of priorities, analysis of possible activities and their follow-up; protecting war victims and aspects of humanitarian law related to health; and lastly, ethical problems.


  • Copyright: ICRC
  • Release year: 1996
  • Production locations: Geneva
  • Languages available: English, French
  • Type of product: Book
  • Price: CHF 35.-
  • Reference: 0641

446 pp., graphs, tabl., illus., 16 x 23 cm