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  • Management of Drug Supplies: A Distance Learning Course 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995)
    The modules are as below: * Course Introduction * Module 1: The context of drug supply management * Module 2: Drug policy and the context of control * Module 3: Health care structure and management * Module 4: Financing ...

  • Water Safe : An Introduction to Water Quality Issues & Food Safe : A Response to the Training Needs of Food Service workers 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1999)
    Modules include: Introduction to Food Safe/Water Safe -Background to Water Safe -Background to Food Safe * Module 1: Water Safe -Welcome to Water safe -Section 1: Dirty water and disease -Section 2: Preventing Sickness ...

  • Into the Commonwealth and the Millennium with STEP: Surgeons-in-Training Education Programme of the Royal College of Surgeons of England 

    Alluwihare, A. P. R. (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2000)
    Commonwealth of Learning Description: * Guidelines to the Reader * Module 0 - A different orientation * Module 1 - Surgical Diagnosis * Module 2 - Trauma and Resuscitation * Module 3 - Preparation for Surgery: Anaesthesia ...

  • Measuring Health & Disease II: Intermediate Epidemiology 

    Jackson, D. (Debra); Myburgh, N. (Neil); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2000)
    This course was designed to meet the growing need for an applied course in the measurement of a variety of health indicators and outcomes. Whether you manage a health programme, a health facility, or simply have to interpret ...

  • Health Promotion I 

    Schaay, N. (Nikki); Clifford, M. (Marian); Stern, R. (Ruth) (University of the Western Cape, 2002)
    This course covers four main areas, aimed at providing you with an insight into the concepts, history and applications of Health Promotion. The first section provides an introduction to the concepts of both health and ...

  • Health Management II 

    Venter, W. (Wendy); Shaw, V. (Vincent); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2002)
    This course contains 5 units, and covers three key management areas: change management, planning and resource management. The concept of change is a recurrent theme across the module. A second underlying theme is that ...

  • Nucleid acid biochemistry: Transcription & RNA synthesis 

    Hoong, L. L. (Lian Lay) (University of Malaya, 2003)
    not available

  • Managing Human Resources for Health 

    Lehmann, U. (Uta) (University of the Western Cape, 2003)
    Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility ...

  • Issues in complementary and alternative medicine 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2005)
    Why are so many people now turning to complementary and alternative medicine and why do approaches to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) raise such controversy? This unit explores the following three key areas: ...

  • Child Health Course 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    This is one of the continuing professional development courses offered by African Medical Research Foundation (AMREF) through distance learning. This course has been revised and contains the most current concepts such as ...

  • Communicable Diseases 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    The course units can be downloaded in MSWindows (DOC) and Open Office Document (ODT) formats. Contains 16 units - Unit 1: Introduction to Communicable Diseases - Unit 2: Principles of Infection Prevention & Control - Unit ...

  • Drug Management and Rational Use 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    The aim of this course on drug management and rational use is to improve the quality of health care through cost-effective use of medicines. This course is made up of the following six (6) units: Unit 1 - Policies and Drug ...

  • Integrated HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    The overall objective of this course is to develop knowledge, skills and attitudes of healthcare service providers requisite to the provision of comprehensive care to people living with HIV/AIDS and their families. The ...

  • Malaria Prevention, Control and Management 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    This course is intended to it was intended to: * Provide health workers at different levels of health care service with knowledge, skills, practice and attitudes on malaria prevention and control through self-guided/tutored ...

  • Micronutrient Malnutrition 

    Kunneke, E. (Ernie); Swart, R. (Rina); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2007)
    There are three units in the module: the first one equips you with technical information about micronutrients – their characteristics and effects. This information may be fairly familiar to those of you with a nutrition ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health: Module 3: Occupational Medicine & Toxicology (Basic) 

    Jeebhay, M. (Mohamed); Ehrlich, R. (Rodney) (University of Cape Town, 2007)
    The third module of a total of 8 modules for a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health.

  • Buruli Ulcer 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2009)
    This series of seventeen videos provides an overview of the diagnosis and treatment of buruli ulcers.

  • Cases in Clinical Microbiology 

    Engleberg, C. (Cary); Adu-Sarkodie, Y. (Yaw) (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2009)
    This course focuses on microbiology and human biology. There are several clinical cases for each of the lectures that you will attend during the course. The cases are followed by a few thought questions that serve to ...

  • Total Abdominal Hysterectomy 

    Adanu, R. (Richard); Engleberg, N. C. (N. Cary) (University of Ghana, 2009)
    This module is meant primarily for medical students but may also be useful for residents and health practitioners. The module includes three interactive case studies with some background information as well as discussion ...

  • Automated Blood Counts in Clinical Practice 

    Opare-Sem, O. K. (Ohene K.); Engleberg, N. C. (N. Cary) (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2009)
    This interactive resource allows students to practice skills conducting an automated blood count in a clinical setting. Case studies are used to test students abilities and teach concepts.