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Int J Community Med Public Health. Year: 2016, Volume: 3, Issue: 8

    Review Article

  1. Regression technique: model to predict causal relationship between variables
    Gladius Jennifer Hirudayaraj, Bagavan Das
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 1981-1985
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162539

  2. Original Research

  3. Prevalence and factors associated with depression among the elderly in rural areas of Kannur, North Kerala, India: a cross sectional study
    Thilak S. A., Sarada A. K., Sushrit A. Neloopant
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 1986-1991
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162184

  4. A study to assess availability of basic infrastructure of anganwadi centers in a rural area
    Ipsita Debata, Anand P., Ranganath T. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 1992-1997
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162200

  5. Assessment of treatment adherence among hypertensive patients in a coastal area of Karnataka, India
    Sneha D. Mallya, Ashwini Kumar, Asha Kamath, Avinash Shetty, Sravan K. Reddy T., Surabhi Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 1998-2003
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162185

  6. A cross sectional study on awareness about injectable polio vaccine among pregnant women and mothers of children under 14 weeks in a rural area of Kannur, North Kerala, India
    Sarada A. K., Thilak S. A., Sushrit A. Neloopant
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2004-2007
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162186

  7. Evaluation of mass drug administration programme for elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Nalgonda district, Telangana, India
    Kishore Y. Jothula, Navya K. Naidu, Varun M. Malhotra, Venna G. Prasad, Pratyush R. Kabra, Nagaraj K.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2008-2012
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162241

  8. Evaluation of training program on knowledge of stroke among anganwadi workers in Chintamani taluk of Karnataka state, India
    Suman G., Lalitha K., Aravind B.A., Mahendra J.V., Arjunan I., Shivaraj N.S., Pruthvish S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2013-2018
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162262

  9. A study on diet and nutritional status among adolescent girls in Lucknow district, India
    Shivani Sinha, Raj Bahadur Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2019-2025
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162417

  10. Role of self help groups in women empowerment and health
    Narasimha B.C., Anand P., Ravish K.S., Navya S. S., Ranganath T. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2026-2028
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162210

  11. Influence of video modelling to the toileting skill at toddler
    Ika Nurfajriyani, YayiSuryo Prabandari, Lely Lusmilasari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2029-2034
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162540

  12. Study of knowledge and practices of hand washing among mothers having children under 5 years of age in urban field practicing area of Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, Telangana, India
    Rafath Unnisa Begum, K. Bhavani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2035-2039
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162541

  13. Perception of pregnant women towards caesarean section in Nigeria: a case study of a missionary hospital in Edo state, Nigeria
    Felicia E. Amiegheme, Florence Oluyemisi Adeyemo, Olayinka A Onasoga
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2040-2044
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162542

  14. A study of attitude, awareness and practice on female feticide of pregnant women in Udaipur city of Rajasthan, India
    Mukul Dixit, Jyoti Jain
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2045-2048
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162543

  15. A study on nutritional status of tribal women in Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh, India
    M. Siva Durga Prasad Nayak, Sunita Sreegiri
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2049-2053
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162544

  16. Prevalence and factors associated with caesarean section: a community based cross sectional study in rural parts of Rangareddy district, Telangana, India
    Vijay Kumar Maktha, Anjaneyulu Ghatam, Harika Padamata, Alekhya Ravulakol
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2054-2057
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162545

  17. Epidemiological study of drug resistant cholera in and around Miraj, India
    Viresh A. Nandimath, Santosh A. Nandimath, Chaithra S. Swamy, Amar R. Ukrande
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2058-2063
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162546

  18. Treatment seeking behavior of the dog bite patients in Himachal Pradesh, India: a qualitative study
    Arvind Kumar Dhiman, Anita Thakur, Salig Ram Mazta
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2064-2069
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162547

  19. Effect of iron folic acid in combination with or without acsorbic acid on hematological and biochemical parameters in pregnant women
    Priyanka Sharma, Aachu Agrawal, Ranjana Nagar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2070-2077
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162548

  20. A community based comparative cross- sectional study to assess the effects of mobile phone on quality of sleep in smart phone users and non- users in Central India
    Bhavishya Rathore, Nisha Singh, Yogendra Chouhan, Indu Rathore, Soumitra Sethia
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2078-2082
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162549

  21. Study on impact of maternal CD4 count on birth outcomes and mother to child transmission of HIV infection
    Anita Nyamagoudar, Mruthyunjaya S, Murugesh Patil, C. R. Banapurmath
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2083-2087
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162550

  22. Socio-demographic and clinical profile of HIV/AIDS patients in HAART era at a tertiary care hospital in North-West Rajasthan, India
    Sunita Kumawat, Anju Kochar, Parmendra Sirohi, Jyoti Garhwal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2088-2093
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162551

  23. Assessment of factors pertaining to tuberculosis knowledge among defaulters: a case control study
    MS. Soumya, Sulakshana S. Baliga, Maheshwar D. Mallapur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2094-2099
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162552

  24. Prevalence of tobacco consumption among adults in urban field practice area NMC, Raichur, Karnataka, India
    Chethana K. V., Ramesh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2100-2105
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162553

  25. Prevalence and risk factors for metabolic syndrome in urban elderly: a community study from Tirupati, Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh, India
    J. Lalu Naik, K. S. N Reddy, B. K. C Reddy, D. Anwar Basha
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2106-2111
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162554

  26. Variations in point prevalence of diabetes, basal metabolic rate, body mass index, blood pressure and peripheral oxygen saturation in non-smoking household cigar workers in comparison to non-smoking general population: a cross sectional comparative study
    Naveena Thotakura
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2112-2118
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162555

  27. Infant and young child feeding practices and its determinants in rural areas of Kamrup district, Assam, India
    Rana Kakati, Rupali Baruah, Kabita Barua, Madhur Borah
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2119-2124
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162556

  28. Morbidity pattern and its association with personal hygiene practices among school going children (11 to 15 years of age group) in Surendranagar, Gujarat, India
    Komal P. Thekdi, Girija P. Kartha, Pukur I. Thekdi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2125-2128
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162557

  29. Treatment outcome of new smear positive patients of pulmonary tuberculosis treated under directly observed treatment, short-course in a rural tertiary care hospital of a hilly area
    Aradhna Sharma, Dinesh Kansal, Kiran Katoch, Parveen Kumar Sharma, Rekha Bansal, Tarun Sharma
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2129-2132
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162558

  30. Effectiveness of self-learning module on the knowledge and practices regarding foot care among type II diabetes patients in East Delhi, India
    Reeta Devi, Bimla Kapoor, Mongjam Meghachandra Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2133-2141
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162559

  31. Utilization of antenatal care services and correlates of anaemia among pregnant women attending a tertiary care hospital in Assam, India
    Anuja Baruah, Beeva Boruah
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2142-2149
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162560

  32. A cross sectional study of chronic suppurative otitis media and its associated factors among primary school children in rural and urban areas of Aligarh, India
    Ashib Parvez, Zulfia Khan, SF Hashmi, Mohammad Shibly Khan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2150-2154
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162561

  33. Sleep pattern and associated risk factors among a medical college staff
    Kotina Shridevi, Prashant R. Kokiwar, Sushma K, Pooja Chauhan, Varun Gaiki
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2155-2160
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162562

  34. Prevalence of anemia among adolescent girls residing in rural field practice area of M. R. Medical College, Kalaburagi, Karnataka, India: a cross-sectional study
    Shweta R. Chapparbandi, S. R. Nigudgi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2161-2163
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162563

  35. Study the association of demographic factors and health status of construction workers
    Anurag Gupta, Ramakanth M. Gokhale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2164-2168
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162564

  36. A study of nutritional status of adolescent girls residing in urban slums of Guwahati city, Assam, India
    Chandana Deka, Achyut C. Baishya, Jutika Ojah, Kabita Barua
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2169-2173
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162565

  37. Role of dietary factors in management of cardiovascular diseases in rural population
    Bhavani Yamasani, Siva Sakkara Reddy Pattubala, G. Raviprabhu
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2174-2179
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162566

  38. Common menstrual complaints and use of medication, among undergraduate students of Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India: a cross sectional study
    Mahesh Kumar Shukla, Samreen Khan, Anurag Srivastava
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2180-2185
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162567

  39. Study of knowledge, attitude and practice of AYUSH doctors, evaluation of MHTs working in RBSK and client satisfaction
    Sachin Parmar, S. B. Bansal, Deepa Raghunath, Ananad Patidar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2186-2190
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162568

  40. Appraisal of menstrual hygiene management among women in a rural setting: a prospective study
    Geethu C., Elizabeth Phoeba Paul, Jasmin Elizabeth Thomas, Chintu S. Pullan, Hemalatha S., Sivakumar T.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2191-2196
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162569

  41. Association between skinfold thickness and neck circumference with anemia in rural school going adolescent girls
    Saiprasad Kavthekar, Ashok Chougule, Anil Kurane, Devayani Kulkarni
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2197-2200
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162570

  42. Prevalence of dyslipidemia in South Indian adults: an urban-rural comparison
    Ajay Raj S., Sivakumar K, Sujatha K
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2201-2210
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162571

  43. A study on selected behavioral factors of mothers influencing acute diarrhoea in under- five children in a rural part of Kerala, India
    Divya S., C. R. Saju, C. J. Navya, Vidhu M. Joshy, Jini M. P., Radhamani M. V.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2211-2216
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162572

  44. Evaluation of impact of educational intervention on knowledge and practice regarding breast self-examination among paramedical workers in a teaching hospital Maharashtra, India
    Shubhada Sunil Avachat, Vijaya Jayant Thipse, Sandip Arunrao Joshi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2217-2221
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162573

  45. Assessment of patient’s satisfaction regarding the service quality of a rural hospital of Burdwan district, West Bengal, India
    Prosenjit Naskar, Somnath Naskar, Sima Roy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2222-2228
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162574

  46. Relationship of education and socio-economic status with knowledge about abnormal uterine bleeding and its risk factors
    Nupur Hooja, Nisha Singh, PremlataMital, Smriti Bhargava, Avantika Sharma, Bhomraj Kumawat
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2229-2232
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162575

  47. A cross sectional study on menstrual hygiene of adolescent girls in rural field practice area of Kalaburagi, Karnataka, India
    Shweta R. Chapparbandi, S. R. Nigudgi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2233-2236
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162576

  48. A study of knowledge, attitudes and practices of voluntary blood donation among relatives of patients admitted to a tertiary care hospital in North coastal Andhra Pradesh, India
    Sasank Durugu, Srinivas Rao Ganta
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2237-2243
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162577

  49. Oral health awareness amongst the medical student of Telengana, India
    Snigdha Pattnaik
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2244-2247
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162578

  50. Perspectives of cancer patients regarding spirituality and its role in cancer cure
    Dinesh Kumar, Naveen K. Goel, Awadhesh K. Pandey, Kislay Dimri
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2248-2257
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162579

  51. Assessment of health related quality of life of elderly diabetic patients attending urban primary health care facility - a cross sectional study
    Avinash Kavi, Padmaja R. Walvekar, Maheshwar D. Mallapur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2258-2263
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162580

  52. Physical activity and its association with body mass index among 10-15 years school children in Kalaburagi city, Karnataka, India
    Mubeen Hussain, Pallavi V. Tenglikar, S. R. Nigudgi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2264-2269
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162581

  53. A study of oral health promotion activities in India
    Susheel Nalli, Shamanna Ramaswamy Bindiganavale, B. Uday Kumar Chowdary
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2270-2274
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162582

  54. A study to assess the impact of education intervention on the knowledge regarding hazards of plastic food containers in school children
    Angelin Priya, Manju Toppo, Daneshwar Singh, Nisha Singh, Soumitra Sethia
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2275-2280
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162583

  55. Breast cancer awareness among women in Vikhroli: a suburban area of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Sharayu D. Shinde, Suhas B. Kadam
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2281-2286
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162584

  56. Drinking water facility in urban field practice area of a medical college: a community based cross sectional study
    Ashiq Rashid Mir, Mahesh H. S., M. S. Rajanna, Krishna Iyengar, Cheluve Gowda
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2287-2290
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162585

  57. Study of factors of utilisation of antenatal services and awareness among pregnant women in third trimester attending government maternity hospital Warangal, Telangana State, India
    L. Niharika, K. Bhavani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2291-2296
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162586

  58. Birth preparedness and complication readiness among primigravida women attending tertiary care hospital in a rural area
    Monika S. Patil, Vinod L. Vedpathak, Nandkeshav R. Aswar, Deepali S. Deo, Prashant L. Dahire
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2297-2304
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162587

  59. A study on awareness of HIV among first year MBBS students in a private Medical College, Kerala, India
    Satheesh B. C., Thilak S. A., Sarada A. K., Madusoodanan K. V., Venugopalan P. P.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2305-2308
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162588

  60. Gender discrimination among professional college students in Agartala, India: a cross-sectional study
    Rituparna Das, Shampa Das, Sankha S. Debnath
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2309-2312
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162589

  61. Awareness and treatment seeking behaviour of malaria in selected endemic and non-endemic rural areas of Kanyakumari district, Tamilnadu, India
    SureshBalan Kumaraswamy Uma, Madhumitha Manohar, Gopal Muthukrishnan, Kiruba Jebamony, Shankar Radhakrishnan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2313-2318
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162590

  62. Prevalence in the utilization of text message services under the mother and child tracking system of India: a cross sectional study from Pune district, Maharashtra, India
    Ankita Sharma, Aakash Shinde, Anita Kar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2319-2324
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162591

  63. Prevalence of hypertension in an urban area: a community-based survey in Trichy, Tamilnadu, India
    Parveen Gani, Josephine Priya K, Selvam Paramasivam
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2325-2329
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162592

  64. Socio-demographic profile and health needs of HIV patients: a study at a tertiary care teaching hospital
    Amol Saravade, Anita Shenoy, Ratnendra Shinde, Rachana Nile
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2330-2334
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162593

  65. Assessment of oral health hygiene among high school girls of Bengaluru city, India
    Nimra Shireen, Ranganath T. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2335-2339
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162594

  66. Clinico-epidemiological profile of confirmed swine flu (H1N1) cases admitted at an infectious disease hospital in Kolkata, India
    Jadab Chandra Sardar, Arkaprabha Sau, Pankaj Kumar Mandal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2340-2343
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162595

  67. Estimation of relationship between eating habits and body mass index of students in Mount Kenya University, Rwanda
    Wilson R. Waweru, Onesmus T. Marete
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2344-2354
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162596

  68. Letter to the Editor

  69. Alcohol and other substance abuse among youth: an obvious but neglected scenario in Shimla city of Himachal Pradesh, India
    Devender Kumar, Anupam Parashar, Anita Thakur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(8): 2355-2356
    » Abstract » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162597