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Improving quality, access and utilization of blood transfusion services in Iraq

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A basic health service package for Iraq

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Iraq health information system review and assessment: country report

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09 Stories that Count Reporting on 2009

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Iraq Mental Health Survey (IMHS) 2006–2007

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National guidelines on HIV-AIDS case definition

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Measles and rubella surveillance manual report: for communicable diseases surveillance staff WHO–Ministry of Health Iraq 2009

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Acute Flaccid Paralysis Field Manual: for communicable diseases surveillance staff
الدليل الوطني لمكافحة العدوى في المؤسسات الصحية العراقية الدليل الوطني لمكافحة العدوى في المؤسسات الصحية العراقية
Code_of_Nuersing_Ethics قواعد اخلاقيات مهنة التمريض والقبالة في العراق 2009
السلوك الطبي و ادب مهنة الطب في العراق السلوك الطبى و اداب مهنة الطب فى العراقا

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Introduction to the Community-Based Initiatives ( CBI ) Programme in Iraq

SINJAR

Sinjar Report Four Massive Truck Bombs Exploded

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WHO/UNICEF Training of Trainers [TOT] Workshop on Essential New Born Care

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Health Promoting Schools Project: student's health status and environmental assessment at primary schools 2007-2008

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National Strategy and Plan of Action for Nursing and Midwifery Development in Iraq 2003–2008

مبادئ الدعم و الاسعاف النفسى الاولى للقائمين على الرعاية النفسية للمصابين بالصدمة النفسية الناجمة عن حوادث العنف والكوارث مبادئ الدعم و الاسعاف النفسى الاولى للقائمين على الرعاية النفسية للمصابين بالصدمة النفسية الناجمة عن حوادث العنف والكوارث

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Key health-related statistics

Total population (000s) 37 140
Total health expenditure on health (% of general government expenditure) 6.5
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) 50
Number of primary health care units and centres (per 10 000 population) 0.7
Total life expectancy at birth (years) 69.8

Source: Framework for health information systems and core indicators for monitoring health situation and health system performance, 2018

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