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Evaluation of a Retractable Syringe in South Africa: Acceptability, Safety, and Cost Implications

This document reports on an assessment of the acceptability, perception of safety, effect on waste management, and cost implications of using retractable syringes in immunization and curative settings in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. It includes …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2007

Evaluation of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: A Guide to the Design and Interpretation of Observational Studies

This report provides guidance on the evaluation of influenza vaccine effectiveness (VE) studies, primarily for researchers and public health scientsts. It is divided into nine sections and illustrates critical considerations in the design, analysis, …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

The Evidence Base for Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines (PCVs): Data for Decision-Making Around PCV Use in Childhood

This report provides the latest information on pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV) and their use in routine immunization programs around the world. It includes key background on the burden of pneumococcal disease in children and the impact of PCVs …

Author: International Vaccine Access Center

Publication date: 2017

Evidence of Vaccine Freezing in the Cold Chain: Literature Review

This document provides a literature review of articles about evidence of vaccine freezing in the cold chain. The document is part of a series that describes the serious risk of freezing vaccines and World Health Organization-recommended …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2003

Expanding Paradigms for Cervical Cancer Screening: The Impact of the Alliance for Cervical Cancer Prevention

This report documents the accomplishments and impact of the Alliance for Cervical Cancer Prevention (ACCP). It presents the state of knowledge about alternative screening strategies prior to the establishment of the partnership, as well as …

Author: Gaffikin L, Wittet S, Sherris J

Publication date: 2013

Experiences, Challenges, and Lessons Learned From an Immunization Demand Generation Project in Afar, Ethiopia

This report describes a pilot project that PATH conducted in the Afar Region of Ethiopia that aimed to increase vaccination coverage through social mobilization committees and communication activities. It examines the challenges to achieving …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

Explorations of Inequality: Childhood Immunization

This report takes a detailed look at the current status of childhood immunization in ten countries—Afghanistan, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Uganda—that together account for …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2018

Fighting for Breath: A Call to Action on Childhood Pneumonia

This report outlines the burden of pneumonia and identifies solutions to reduce pneumonia-related deaths including improvements in immunization coverage with vaccines that protect against the most common bacterial strains that cause the disease, …

Author: Save the Children

Publication date: 2017

Final Report: Evaluation of Three Reuse-Prevention Feature Reconstitution Syringes in Three Districts of Indonesia

This document reports on the findings of a field evaluation of three World Health Organization-prequalified syringes with reuse prevention features used for vaccine reconstitution during a measles campaign in Lombok, Indonesia. The objective of the …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2007

Finding Efficiencies in Zambia’s Immunisation Supply Chain

This report discusses the current state of Zambia's immunization supply chain and outlines goals related to improving vaccine delivery—thereby increasing childhood immunization coverage and reducing costs. According to this report, opportunities …

Author: VillageReach

Publication date: 2017

Finding the Final Fifth: Inequalities in Immunisation

Despite global progress, there is still a long way to go until the full benefits of immunization are enjoyed by all children. In 2010, almost one in five children – nearly 20 million – did not receive the most basic vaccinations that all …

Author: Save the Children

Publication date: 2012

For Proper Disposal: A Global Inventory of Alternative Medical Waste Treatment Technologies

This inventory provides a global listing of alternative technologies for the treatment of infectious waste. It is intended for use by health and environment ministries, international organizations, aid agencies, multilateral lending institutions, …

Author: Health Care Without Harm

Publication date: 2007

Forecast Report: Freeze-Safe Vaccine Carriers—Modeling the Potential Global Market

This report uses a model developed by PATH to assess the global market for cold chain equipment innovations. It focuses on passive freeze-safe vaccine carriers that can reduce vaccine product exposure to freezing temperatures during transportation …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

"A" Frame for Advocacy

A document defining key components of public policy advocacy.

Author: Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs

The Framework for OpenLMIS

There is a growing trend within low- and lower-middle-income countries and the development community working in those countries away from standalone information system projects toward comprehensive, enterprise-level health information systems. …

Author: VillageReach

Publication date: 2012

Freeze-Protection of Aluminum-Adjuvanted Vaccines: PATH Formulation Technology

PATH has developed a low-cost and straightforward approach for protecting aluminum-adjuvanted vaccines from irreversible damage that results from freezing. Many current vaccines of importance to global health contain an aluminum-salt adjuvant (such …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

From Pipeline to Product: Malaria R&D Funding Needs Into the Next Decade

This report serves as a tool to guide policymakers’ investment in new tools to control malaria, contain emerging threats, and move toward the goal of eradicating malaria from the world. It looks at the estimated funding needed for Research & …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2013

From Vaccine Development to Policy: A Brief Review of WHO Vaccine-Related Activities and Advisory Processes (2017)

This report describes the World Heatlh Organization's general processes for supporting countries to deliver immunization services as part of an integrated, people-centred platform of disease prevention. The processes span the human life-course, …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

Further, Faster, Fairer: Reaching Every Last Child With Immunisation

Progress in immunization coverage over the past decade has been impressive, yet some children are still excluded from the full benefits of immunization. This report shows where children are being missed with routine immunization and argues that …

Author: Save the Children

Publication date: 2016

The Future of Global Immunization: Will the Promise of Vaccines be Fulfilled?

Childhood immunization is one of the most successful and cost-effective of all health interventions, especially for reducing infant and child morbidity and mortality globally. Still, nearly two million children die of vaccine-preventable deaths each …

Author: Cochi SL

Publication date: 2011

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