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    Integrated care for older people (‎ICOPE)‎: guidance for person-centred assessment and pathways in primary care

    The guidance in this handbook will help community health and care workers to put the Integrated care for older people (ICOPE) recommendations into practice. It ofers care pathways to manage priority health conditions associated with declines in intrinsic capacity – loss of mobility, malnutrition, visua...

    Guideline: fortification of rice with vitamins and minerals as a public health strategy

    This Fortification of rice with vitamins and minerals as a public health strategy: Guideline, is the first evidence-informed guideline from the World Health Organization (WHO) for this intervention with this specific food vehicle – rice. The focus of this document is on the use of this intervention as ...

    Guideline: assessing and managing children at primary health-care facilities to prevent overweight and obesity in the context of the double burden of malnutrition

    As part of its response to the global epidemic of obesity, WHO has issued guidelines to support primary healthcare workers identify and manage children who are overweight or obese. Specifically, all infants and children aged less than 5 years presenting to primary health-care facilities should have both ...

    Ensuring human rights in the provision of contraceptive information and services: guidance and recommendations

    These WHO guidelines provide recommendations for programmes as to how they can ensure that human rights are respected, protected and fulfilled, while services are scaled up to reduce unmet need for contraception. Both health data and international human rights laws and treaties were incorporated into the...

    Operations Manual for Delivery of HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment at Primary Health Centres in High-Prevalence, Resource-Constrained Settings Edition 1 for Field-testing

    The Manual is based on a public health approach to scaling-up HIV services in resource-constrained settings. Th is approach includes simple, standardized regimens and formularies; algorithmic clinical decision-making; standardized supervision and patient monitoring approaches; as well as integrated deliv...