Developing and implementing the WHO essential medicines list for children
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Presentation
- By: GRAY, Andrew (University of Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa)
The Essential Medicines concept was included in the 1978 Declaration of Alma Ata, and has long been a key element of the approach advocated by the World Health Organization. However, nearly 30 years passed before specific attention was given to the needs of children. Following the May 2007 World Health Assembly Resolution (WHA60.20) entitled.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.