First Meeting of the Subcommittee of the Expert Committee
on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines

 

Geneva, 9-13 July 2007

 

 

LATE PAPERS
 
 

ATAQ EASY Coarsucam® versus Coartem® for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparummalaria A multinational, randomized study comparing the tolerability and efficacy
 
Criteria for the selection of fixed-dose combinations for essential medicines for children
 
Review of paediatric formulations for the 14th WHO Model Essential Medicine List --
Focus on parenteral, inhalational and topical preparations

 
Safe use of NSAIDs in infants and children
WHO children’s diarrhoea project: persistent diarrhoea treatment:

1. Pathogens associated with persistent diarrhoea in children in developing countries: systematic review of observational studies.

2. Is the routine use of antimicrobials useful for persistent diarrhoea in children under six in low and middle income countries? A systematic review of randomized trials.

NEW COMMENTS ON:

Age categories from Dr Martin Willi Weber, FCH/CAH/CIS

Artesunate + amodiaquine:

Chloramphenicol:

New applications: AZT/3TC, abacavir, lamivudine scored forms

Position paper on preferred dosage forms:

Racecadotril:

Subcutaneous immunoglobulin:

Section 6.1.2:

Section 6.5.2:

 

REVISIONS OF REVIEWS:
SECTION REVIEWS:
REVIEWS OF NEW APPLICATIONS:

 

 

 

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