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PLoS paper: Visceral Leishmaniasis Elimination Programme in India,Bangladesh, and Nepal

This paper seeks to estimate visceral leishmaniasis (VL) burden in Bangladesh, India, and Nepal and document care-seeking behaviour for VL to provide baseline information for monitoring the VL elimination program and identify options for improved case finding and management.

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Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 27 Feb 2013
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PLoS paper: Characteristics of RCTs in Latin America characterised by funding source

Characteristics of Randomized Trials Published in Latin America and the Caribbean According to Funding Source

Reveiz, L et al

The aims of this systematic review are to evaluate the characteristics (including the risk of bias assessment) of RCT conducted in LAC according to funding source. A review of RCTs published in 2010 in which the author's affiliation was from LAC was performed in PubMed and LILACS.

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This latest Series on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) builds on previous Lancet Series...

From the Lancet: This latest Series on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) builds on previous Lancet Series (2010, 2007, 2005), and on a landmark high-level United Nations NCD meeting convened in September 2011. The aim of the new Series is to set out clear plans for countrywide implementation of NCD plans in the post-MDG era, towards the unified goal of '25 by 25'—reducing NCD mortality worldwide by 2025.

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Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 13 Feb 2013
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Directory of Indian Medical Sites, Regulations, e-resources

From the site: Welcome to QMed's comprehensive Directory of Indian Medical Sites. Our aim is to make this resource the first choice for locating websites of Indian medical & healthcare entities / information resources.

With this Directory of Indian Medical Sites, we are working at a goal - we want people to say “Indian medical information is not hard to find” !

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Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 12 Feb 2013
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Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa): Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Research

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications to study the ethical, legal and societal issues (ELSI) of human genome research in African populations. Of particular interest are projects that propose focused bioethical, legal, and social science analyses of new or emerging issues. These applications should be for small, self-contained research projects.

Due dates: March 7, 2013 and December 19, 2013

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Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 5 Feb 2013
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