World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC7A/R.15
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Sub-Committee, Having considered the Report on Mycosis of the Scalp submitted by the Regional Director, Noting that the disease is relatively
common in all countries of the Eastern Mediterranean Region and in some areas constitutes a major public health problem, particularly as its prevalence has a deleterious social influence in childhood; 1. ENDORSES the steps which the Regional Director has taken, and proposes to take, to control the disease in countries of the Region; 2. RECOMMENDS that international assistance for the control of Mycosis of the Scalp be granted to Member States willing to undertake such control.
Keywords: Communicable Diseases,
( 1957).Favus [Mycosis of the scalp], World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean