November 2008

BOOKS

ABORTION

618.33 / IPAS / 13590 Making abortion safer: The way forward / by IPAS New Delhi: Ipas India Country Office, 2008 Keywords: Safe abortion; Abortion services in public sector; India

ACCREDITATION OF HOSPITALS

362.111 / BIS / 13568

Indian standard: Basic requirements for hospital planning - Part 1 Up to 30 Bedded hospital / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 1988. Keywords: Indian standard; Basic requirement; Hospital planning; Nursing home registration; Guidelines and regulations
362.111 / BIS / 13569

Indian standard: Quality management procedures for out-patient department (OPD) and emergency services: Guidelines - Part 1 Up to 30 Bedded hospitals / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 1993. Keywords: Indian standard; Quality management; OPD; Emergency services; Nursing home registration; Guidelines and regulations
362.111 / BIS / 13571

Indian standard: Quality management for hospital services up to 30 Bedded hospitals - Guidelines - Part 3 wards, nursing services and operation theatre / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 1995 Keywords: Indian standard; Quality management; Emergency services; Wards; Nursing services;Operation theatre
362.111 / BIS / 13572

Indian standard: Quality management for hospital services for 30 Bedded hospitals - Guidelines - Part 4 Hospital support services / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 1996. Keywords: Indian standard; Quality management; Emergency services; Hospital support services

362.111 / BIS / 13573

Indian standard: Quality management for hospital services for 30 Bedded hospitals - Guidelines - Part 5 Hospital equipment management / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 1996 Keywords: Indian standard; Quality management; Emergency services; Hospital equipment management

362.111 / BIS / 13574

Indian standard: Performance guidelines for quality assurance in hospital services up to 30 Bedded hospitals / by Bureau of Indian Standards New Delhi: Bureau of Indian Standards, Y 2002 Keywords: Indian standard; Quality assurance; Performance; Guidelines

COUNSELLING

158.3 / LOG / 13595

Anti-discriminatory counseling practice / by Colin Lago and Barbara Smith New Delhi: SAGE Publications Keywords: Counselling; Ethical practice; Anti-racist counseling; Women-centered practice; Counseling and religion

DIARRHEA

614.517095492 / CHO / 13601

Simple solution: Teaching millions to treat diarrhea at home / by A. Mushtaque R. Chowdhury and Richar A. Cash Dhaka: The University Press Limited, 2007 Keywords: Diarrhea treatment; Diarrhea in children; Health education; Bangladesh

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

306.87 / FER / 13586

Streeyanvaril Hinsa: Sarvajaneek Aarogyacha Prashana / by Audrey Fernandes Pune: Tathapi Trust Pune, Maharashtra, 2008 Keywords: Domestic violence; Public health; Pune; Tathapi Trust

306.87 / LC / 13598

Staying alive: Second monitoring and evaluation report 2008 on the protection of women from domestic violence act, 2005 / by Lawyers Collective New Delhi: Lawyers Collective, 2008 Keywords: Domestic violence; Objective and methodology; PWDVA; High court judgments

FORENSIC MEDICINE

614.19 / DAD / 13585

Concise text and manual of forensic medicine, medical law and ethics in East Africa / by Mahomed A. Dada; Kirasi A. Olumbe; David J. McQuoid-Mason and Ahmed Y. Kalebi Nairobi: Independent Medico-legal Unit, 2005 Keywords: Forensic medicine; Medical ethics; Medical records and court evidence; Sexual offences; Reproductive health; Child abuse; Torture; Prisoners and detainees; Forensic psychiatry; East Africa

GLOBALIZATION

337.1 / HEL / 13591

Empowering people at risk: Human security priorities for the 21st Century, Report of the Helsinki Process on globalization and democracy track on human security / by Helsinki Process Finland: Helsinki Process Keywords: Globalization; Human security; Violence against women; Human trafficking; Children in armed conflict; Policy

337.1 / HEL / 13592

Mobilizing political will: Report of the Helsinki Process on globalization and democracy / by Helsinki Process Finland: Helsinki Process Keywords /Abstract: Globalization; Poverty and development; Human rights; Environment; Peace and security

337.1 / HEL / 13593

Mobilizing resources for the millennium development goals: Report of the Helsinki Process on globalization and democracy track on "Global economic agenda" / by Helsinki Process Finland: Helsinki Process Keywords: Globalization; Global economic; Common accountability; Ethical globalization

337.1 / HEL / 13594

Governing globalization globalizing governance: New approaches to global problem solving, Report of the Helsinki Process on globalization and democracy track on "New approaches to global problem solving / by Helsinki Process Finland: Helsinki Process, Keywords: Globalization; World Bank; WTO; UN system; International labour; Environmental governance; ILO; Women and Youth

HEALTH AND HUMAN RIGHTS

614.0262 / FAR / 13576

Pathologies of power: Health, human rights, and the new war on the poor / by Paul Farmer and Amartya Sen London: University of California Press, 2005 Keywords: Social stratification; Equality; Poor medical care; Discrimination in medical care; Right to health care; Human rights

614.0262 / HUN / 13578

Millennium development goals and the right to the highest attainable standard of health / by Paul Hunt Chicago: The John d. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 2008 Keywords: Health and human rights; International right to health; Uganda; Nigeria; UK; Millennium development goals

614.0262 / HUN / 13580

Human rights, health and development: Technical series paper no. 08 (1) / by Daniel Tarantola; Andrew Byrnes; Michael Johnson; Lynn Kemp; Anthony Zwi and Sofia Gruskin Wales: University of New South Wales, 2008 Keywords: Health and human rights; International right to health; Development

614.0262 / EHR / 13579

Essex human rights review special issue 25th anniversary of the human rights centre : Human rights perspectives : What we have learnt so far / by Essex Human Rights. Colchester: Essex Human Rights Review, 2008. Keywords: Health and human rights; Economic and social rights; Law of armed conflict; International human right; Social responsibility

614.0262 / POT / 13582

Accountability and the right to the highest attainable standard of health / by Helen Potts Essex Human Rights Review, 2008

614.0262 / PHR / 13583

Right to health an health workforce planning: A guide for government officials, NGO's health workers and development partners / by Physicians for Human Rights Physicians for Human Rights, 2008

614.0262 / HRC / 13584

UN special rapporteur on the right to the highest attainable standard of health: Looking back and moving forward, International symposium / by Human Rights Centre London: Human Rights Centre, 2008. Keywords: International symposium; Health and human rights; Right to highest attainable standards of health; Accountability; Sexual and reproductive health; Human rights; Health education; HIV/AIDS; Mental disabilities

HEALTH SERVICES

362.1 / WHO / 13581

Access to health services for Palestinian people: Case studies of five patients in critical conditions who died while waiting to exit the Gaza Strip / by World Health Organization Gaza: World Health Organization, 2008 Keywords: Gaza health services; Case study; Patient died; Medical facilities

HUMAN RIGHTS

323.4 / PHR / 13597

Broken laws, broken lives: Medical evidence of torture by US personnel and its impact / by Physicians for Human Rights New York: Physicians for Human Rights, 2008. Keywords: Human rights; Torture; Medical evidence; Psychological and medical consequences

323.4 / ERT / 13599

Declaration of principles on equality / by Equal Rights Trust London: Equal Rights Trust, 2008. Keywords: Human rights; Equal rights; Equal treatment; Right to non-discrimination

PERSONAL MANAGEMENT

658.3 / HOO / 13577

Art of constructive confrontation: How to achieve more accountability with less conflict / by John Hoover and Roger P. DiSilvestro New Delhi: Wiley India Pvt. Ltd., 2006 Keywords: Personal management; Interpersonal confrontation; Conflict management Abstract : The art of constructive confrontation is a clear and concise road map to making the allimportant conversations between team leaders and team members happen. More than that, the constructive confrontation process keeps those conversations happening, keeps them consistent and constructive, keeps everybody accountable, and unleashes the leadership potential in everybody." This book covers the step-by-step process to make you that kind of leader

PRE-NATAL DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES (PNDT)

618.23 / GOI / 13588

Handbook on pre-conception and pre-natal diagnostic techniques act, 1994 and rules with amendments / by Government of India New Delhi: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 2006 Keywords /Abstract: PNDT Act; Registration and implementation; Prohibitions; Maintenance and preservation of records

PRISON MANUAL

365.954 / GOI / 13361

Model prison manual for the superintendence and management of prisons in India / by Government of India New Delhi: Bureau of Police Research and Development, Ministry of Home Affairs, Y 2003 Keywords: Prison; Custodial management; Medical care; Maintenance; Education; Welfare; High security prisoners; Women prisoners

365.95479 / INS / 13360

Handbook of prison statistics 2005-2006 / by Inspectorate of Prisons Pune: Inspectorate of Prisons, 2007 Keywords: Prison Handbook; Statistics; Government of Maharashtra

PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTORY

362.1 / PEN / 13575

Oxford handbook of public health practice / by David Pencheon; Charles Guest; David Melzer and J.A.Muir Gray New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2007 Keywords: Public health; Medicine; Preventive; Medical care; Public health practice; Health promotion; Methods; Administration

WATER POLITICS

303.690954 / SIN / 13600 Trans-boundary water politics and conflicts in south Asia: Towards water for peace / by Richa Singh New Delhi: Centre for Democracy and Social Action Keywords: Water politics; South Asia; Peace; Water conflict

WOMEN

305.4 / PRA / 13596

Remembering comrade Anuradha! remembering a beautiful life! / by H.S. Shiva Prakash New Delhi: Comrade Anuradha Memorial Committee, 2008. Keywords: Women; Comrade

JOURNALS AND PERIODICALS

Economic & Political Weekly, Vol. XLIII, No.44 to 48, November - December, 2008

Contents

  • Access to the targeted public distribution system : A case study in Rajasthan by Reetika Khera
  • Health, democracy and sickle-cell Anemia in Kerala by J. Devika and A.K. Rajasree
  • Section 377: No jurisprudential basis by Animesh Sharma
  • Untreated morbidity and demand for healthcare in India : An analysis of national sample survey data by Anit N Mukherjee and Krishanu Karmakar
  • Third national family health survey in India : Issues, problems and prospects by S. Irudaya Rajan and K.S. James
  • Sibling-linked data in the demographic and health surveys by Sonia Bhalotra
  • Religious differentials in fertility in India : Is there a convergence ? by Manoj Alagarajan and P.M. Kulkarni
  • Premarital sex in India : Issues of class and gender by Lekha Subaiya
  • Violence against women in India : Is empowerment a protective factor ? by Leela Visaria
  • Household deprivation and its linkages with reproductive health utilization by K. Srinivasan and S.K. Mohanty
  • Reflections on wealth quintile distribution and health outcomes by Udaya S. Mishra and T.R. Dilip

Economic & Political Weekly, Vol. XLIII, No.44 to 48, November - December, 2008

Health Action, Vol.21, No.11, November 2008

Contents

  • Adolescent health problems by N. Swaminathan
  • Impact of electronic media on children and adolescents by S. Vijayakumar
  • It is time to talk : Human sexuality with adolescents by S.J. Chander
  • Substance abuse by Sangamesh Nidagundi
  • Managing mental health problems of adolescents by Maya Annie Elias
  • Obesity and female infertility by Dr. Sanjev S Tonni and Dr. M.B. Kavita
  • Reappraisal of national health policy (9) : Need for comprehensive re-examination by Prof. Ashok K. Roy

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol.5, No.4, October-December 2008

Contents

  • The Niketa Mehta case: Does the right to abortion threaten disability rights? By Neha Madhiwalla
  • The status of forensic medicine in India by Jagadeesh N
  • Cancer, access to investigational drugs, and patient rights in the USA and India by Helen E.Sheehan
  • Cancer, access to investigational drugs, and patient rights in the USA and India by Sunil K. Pandya
  • Consequences of irrational use of antibiotics by Sujith J. Chandy
  • To grade a clinician by Anusheel Munshi and Navin Khattry
  • The ethics of industry support for professional education in medicine by Bashir Mamdani
  • Embryonic stem cell research in Iran : Status and ethics by Mansooreh Saniei and Raymond De Vries
  • Reviewing trials of traditional medicines and other challenges faced by ethics committees by Richard Cash

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol.5, No.4, October-December 2008

The ICFAI University Journal of Healthcare Law, Vol.6, No.4, November 2008
Contents

  • Focus : Abortion laws : Need for revamp by Anila V. Menon
  • Involuntary psychotropic medication to competence : No longer an easy sell by David M. Siegel
  • Elites and agency in institutional change : The case of healthcare reform by Christian Hederer Torture,

Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture, Vol.18, No.2, 2008

Contents

  • Asylum seekers in Denmark : A study of health status and grade of traumatization of newly arrived asylum seekers by Tania Nicole Masmas; Eva Meller and Others
  • A follow-up study of allegations of ill-treatment/torture in incommunicado detainees in Spain by Benito Morentin; Luis F. Callado and M. Itxaso Idoyaga
  • Medical students attitudes toward torture by Jonathan Bean; David Ng; Hakan Demirtas and Patrick Guinan
  • Pharmacological treatment to prevent and treat post-traumatic stress disorder by Jonathan I. Bisson
  • Secondary trauma in the legal professions : A clinical perspective by Yael Fischman
  • Justification doctrine in the prohibition on torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment by Frederick Piggott

Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture, Vol.18, No.2, 2008