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    • Timely response and containment of 2016 cholera outbreak in Northern Zambia 

      Mwambi, P.; Mufunda, J.; Lupili, M.; Bangwe, K.; Bwalya, F.; Mazaba, M.L. (Medical Journal of Zambia, 2016)
      The Northern Province of Zambia has recorded outbreaks of Cholera in Nsumbu area over the years including the year 2008 and 2012. Recently, an outbreak of cholera was reported in Northern Province between March and April ...
    • Total Hip replacement 

      El-Morshidy, M. E. (Medical Journal of Zambia., 1974-10)
      The indications of total hip replacement are discussed. Some cases were presented where the procedure was performed; these included cases of degenerative arthritis as well as selected cases of old healed infective arthritis. ...
    • Treatment of acute pelvic infections with alphacillin (Pivampicillin Hcl) 

      Bathirunatham, N.; Grech, E. S.; Mutale, E. M. (Medical Journal of Zambia., 1977-08)
      Pivanpicillin has been marketed for clinical use during the last few years. It has been used successfully in the treatment of Gonorrhea (Hunton et al,1974; Shah et al,1977), acute respiratory ...
    • The treatment of Trichomonal Vaginitis using Single Dose Tinidazole (Fasigyn-Pfizer) 

      Wacha, D.S.O. (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 1976-12)
      Trichomonas Vaginalis, a genito-urinary parasite which is known to be sexually transmitted is now a common gynaecological problem in most clinics. The prevalence rate of this parasite varies in various ...
    • Tuberculous Arachnoiditis 

      Singarayar, J; Umera, B. (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 1977-04)
      ln most parts of Africa, where tuberculosis is endemic, tuberculous arachnoiditis remains a rare disease. This case is presented to illustrate the polymorphous course of the disease which ...
    • Upgrading guidelines/information of health facilities and utilities 

      Ministry of Health (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 2016-03)
      The Ministry of Health together with its partners realizes that efficient and effective delivery of clinical care is highly dependent on the availability of appropriately upgraded environment, which is in well facilitated ...
    • Urban Clinics in Lusaka 

      Noak, J. L. (Medical Journal of Zambia., 1967-10)
      There are five large urban clinics in Lusaka (urban and peri-urban population 150,000 in 1966)1. These clinics are open from 8 to 4 on weekdays ...
    • Urinary bladder tumours in Zambia 

      Curruthers, R.H., Creator (Medical Journal of Zambia, 1976-08)
      The clinical picture of bladder cancer as seen in Zambia is presented. The majority of lesions were squamous carcinoma and although all cases were first seen at a late stage it was possible to undertake a potentially ...
    • Vasopressin -sensitive diabetes lnsipidus: A case report. 

      Sukhani, S.; Chintu, C. (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 1976-08)
      This is a case report of Vasopressin -Sensitive Diabetes lnsipidus in a 5 year old Zambian Colored male child together with a brief review of etiology,diagnosis and management of the condition.
    • WHO, Country Cooperation Strategy (2017-2021) 

      Ministry of Health (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 2017)
      The attainment of the highest possible standard of health for all remains the major commitment of the WHO. This third generation of the WHO Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) for Zambia will cover the years 2017-2021. It ...
    • Zambia Essential Medicine List 

      Ministry of Health (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 2013-03)
    • Zambia Essential Medicines List 

      Ministry of Health (Ministry of Health, 2013)
      Essential medicines are those that satisfy the needs of the majority of the population and therefore should be available at all times, in adequate amounts and in the appropriate dosage forms.
    • Zambia National Formulary 

      Ministry of Health (Ministry of Health, 2017-04)
      The Zambia National Formulary (ZNF) is an integral component of the Zambia National Medicines Policy that is aimed at making available and accessible essential medicines of proven efficacy, safety and quality at affordable ...
    • Zambia National Health Strategic Plan 2017-2021 

      Ministry of Health (University of Zambia, Medical Library, 2016)
      Despite progress made in reducing maternal and child mortality rates, Zambia remains a country with a high disease burden which is under significant pressure to improve the health status of the people. This plan identifies ...