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By E. Jakubowski, A. Arnaudova

This e-book highlights the necessities of well-being and well-being structures in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. It then compares those nationwide info with the typical information for 3 teams: their very own, the 15 nations that have been contributors of the european prior to 1 may possibly 2004 and the 27 present european Member States. each one bankruptcy offers a concise review of key health and wellbeing signs in 1 of the eight nations, summarizes the most important positive factors of the country's wellbeing and fitness method and describes the result of over a decade of future health method reform. This renowned sequence bargains a brief and simple option to clutch the well-being necessities in a visually beautiful layout. Comparisons are a compelling resource of data that policy-makers and stakeholders, either inside nations and across the world, can use to do so opposed to wellbeing and fitness disparities and alleviate the impressive variations in healthiness prestige between electorate around the WHO ecu area.

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EU27: current members of the EU. EU15: members of the EU 32 10 health questions Who is who in the Azerbaijani public health sector? PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Department of Science, Culture, National Education and Social Problems of the Cabinet of Ministers, which influences health policy development and fiscal decisions Ministry of Health INSTITUTIONS UNDER THE HEALTH MINISTRY State hospitals Specialized research institutes for health Sanitary-epidemiological surveillance system, including the Republican Centre for Hygiene and Epidemiology, the Republican Anti-plague Station and the Republican Sanitary-Quarantine Service PARLIAMENT Unicameral National Assembly (Milli Mejlis) Social Commission ACADEMIC MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS Azerbaijan Medical University and the Postgraduate Medical Training Institute NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS Nongovernmental and multilateral organizations play a role in providing health care in areas with large numbers of internally displaced people and refugees and provide input into policy development.

About the Caucasus and central Asia 49 t DTP3 immunization coverage (2006): 87% and has declined. 5 per 100 000. 3, CIS8: 37 TOP 10 CAUSES OF DEATH IN GEORGIA (2003) 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Cause Ischaemic heart disease Cerebro ascular disease Cirrhosis of the li er Diabetes mellitus Tracheal, bronchial and lung cancer Perinatal conditions Breast cancer Lo er respiratory infections Stomach cancer Tuberculosis Total deaths (%) 33 16 6 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 DISEASE BURDEN IN GEORGIA, CIS8 AND THE EU (2002) Cause Cardio ascular diseases Neuropsychiatric disorders Unintentional injuries Infectious and parasitic diseases Perinatal conditions Digesti e diseases Respiratory infections Musculos eletal diseases Cancer (malignant neoplasms) Sensory organ disorders Total noncommunicable diseases Total communicable diseases Total injuries Share of disease burden (%) Georgia CIS8 EU27 EU15 28 22 14 12 22 16 30 32 5 8 8 7 5 7 2 2 8 5 NA NA 3 6 5 4 3 6 NA NA 5 NA 4 NA 3 6 13 13 4 4 4 4 89 82 87 84 5 7 2 2 6 11 11 10 NA not a ailable.

DUDEDNKWKHUHZHUHDERXW 1 million refugees and internally displaced people in Azerbaijan. Refugees and internally displaced people comprise about 13% of the population today. $]HUEDLMDQKDVDYHU\\RXQJSRSXODWLRQ 7KHELUWKDQGIHUWLOLW\UDWHVKDYHGURSSHGLQWKHSDVW\HDUVEXWDUH VWLOOKLJKFRPSDUHGZLWK(8FRXQWULHV Sources: 1, 2, 6, 7, 15. What do the Azerbaijaniss suffer from? CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (2004) t The leading cause of death: 47% of the total deaths. t Within this group, the major killers are as follows.

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