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ScopeMed.org - Online Journal Management System Int J Community Med Public Health. Year: 2016, Volume: 3, Issue: 5

    Original Research

  1. Prevalence, quality of life assessment of urinary incontinence using a validated tool (ICIQ-UI SF) and bothersomeness of symptoms among rural community: dwelling women in Southwest, Nigeria
    Olajide O. Abiola, Ajibola Idowu, Olumuyiwa A. Ogunlaja, Oyeronke T. Williams-Abiola, Sola C. Ayeni
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 989-997
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20160976

  2. Mental health risk factors influencing metabolic syndrome among secondary school teachers of Mysore city
    Shashikala Narayanappa, Renuka Manjunath, Praveen Kulkarni
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 998-1009
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20160978

  3. Breastfeeding practices in children under 6 months of age: a community based study in urban field practice area of a medical college in central Gujarat, India
    Kajal Davara, Paragkumar Chavda, Chandresh Pandya, Dipak Solanki
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1010-1013
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20160977

  4. Assessment of adolescent problems in tribal adolescent girls: a cross sectional study
    Swarnalata Das, Sanjukta Mishra, Aswini Kumar Mohanty, Soumya Sibani Sahoo
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1014-1019
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20160991

  5. Reason analysis for the causes of chronic kidney disease cases admitted in dialysis unit, satisfaction and their awareness and practices about restrictions in their dietary intake
    G. Vishal Rao, B. T. Rao, K. Valleswary, N. Laksmana Rao
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1020-1026
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161275

  6. Magnitude of health problems among late adolescents: a cross sectional study
    Vivek Baliram Waghachavare, Manohar Shankarrao Chavan, Alka Dilip Gore, Jitesh Hanmantrao Kadam, Vishwajeet Manohar Chavan, Girish Bhimrao Dhumale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1027-1032
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20160992

  7. A study of hypertension among tribal adults in a block of Mandla district, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Rahul Kewal Kumar, Asha Ram Tyagi, Rajesh Tiwari, Neeraj Rai
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1033-1037
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161007

  8. Assessment of availability and pattern of utilization of institutional obstetric care by Venn exercises in rural Mysore, India
    Hugara Siddalingappa, Narayana Murthy M. R., Maya Mascarenhas, Varsha Hoogar, Sulekha T, Prem K Mony
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1038-1042
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161354

  9. A study on undernutrition and its socioeconomic correlates among toddlers in a rural area of Uttarakhand, India
    Shaili Vyas, S. D. Kandpal, Jayanti Semwal, Deepshikha
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1043-1048
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161355

  10. Prevalence of osteoarthritis knee: four year study based on digital records of comprehensive healthcare setup at Mumbai, India
    Prashant Bhandarkar, Patil Priti, Shekhar Chander, Kamat Nandan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1049-1053
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161356

  11. A study on effective utilization of health care services provided by primary health centre and sub-centres in rural Tamilnadu, India
    Rajan Rushender, Ramraj Balaji, Ganesh Parasuraman
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1054-1060
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161357

  12. Take control or be controlled: a qualitative study about medical students’ standpoint on internet use
    Rehana Khalil
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1061-1068
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161358

  13. Awareness about hypertension and its modifiable risk factors among adult population in a rural area of Ranchi district of Jharkhand, India
    Chandramani Kumar, Vidya Sagar, Mithilesh Kumar, Kumari Asha Kiran
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1069-1073
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161359

  14. Epidemiological study of consanguineous marriage and its effects
    Mohin M. Sakre, Nazir Ahmed D. Bendigiri, Sharad G. Tenglikar, Amruta I. Swati
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1074-1078
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161360

  15. A descriptive cross-sectional study to assess prevalence of malnutrition in school children 6-14 years of age in rural and urban area of Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
    Rakesh Kumawat, Rekha Acharya, Gaurav Sharma, Renu Sethia, Kirti Shekhawat, Rattiram Meena
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1079-1083
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161361

  16. Strategies used to combat stress among dental college students: an Indian outlook
    Tegbir Singh Sekhon, Simran Grewal, Ramandeep Singh Gambhir, Jagjit Singh Dhaliwal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1084-1089
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161362

  17. A study on the dental problems of school children
    Syed Mustafa Al Hussaini, Nazir Ahmed D. Bendigiri, I. A. Swati
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1090-1093
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161363

  18. Autopsy findings and pattern of mortality in undiagnosed sickle cell disease patients
    Bhavna Gamit, Amita Patel, Pinal Shah, Suresh Padsala
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1094-1100
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161364

  19. A descriptive study to assess factors affecting core indicators of infant and young child feeding practices in urban area of Gujarat State, India
    Bhavik M. Rana, Haresh Chandwani, K. N. Sonaliya, Arpit Prajapati
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1101-1106
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161365

  20. An epidemiological study of fever outbreak in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
    Purushottam Kumar, Rajendra T. Ankushe, Bina M. Kuril, Mohan K. Doibale, Syed J. Hashmi, Sandeep B. Pund
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1107-1111
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161366

  21. Urine analysis of children residing near uranium mines
    Amitha M Hegde, Adrija Kar, Rajmohan Y. Shetty
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1112-1114
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161367

  22. Socio-demographic profile of male drug abusers residing in Mumbai city, Maharashtra, India
    Prashil P. Jumade, Abhiram M. Kasbe, Purushottam A. Giri
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1115-1118
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161368

  23. Awareness and perception about ragging amongst medical undergraduate students: a cross-sectional study
    Jaya V. Suryawanshi, Madhavi Hazari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1119-1122
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161369

  24. Status of safe drinking water in the rural areas of a health unit district, Tamil Nadu, India
    Renuka Venkatesh, Satheesh B. C., P. Sivaprakasam, Mahendran C., Prasan Norman, J. Robinson, K. R. Pandyan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1123-1128
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161370

  25. Assessment of prevalence of protein energy malnutrition in under 5 year children in an urban slum of Mumbai, India and to study associated factors
    Shraddha R. Tiwari, Janardhan R. Bandi, Sukarn R. Awasthi, Aakash K. Sharma
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1129-1134
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161371

  26. Estimation of burden of female breast cancer in India for the year 2016, 2021 and 2026 using disability adjusted life years
    Radhika Kunnavil, Chethana Thirthahalli, Shalini Chandrashekar Nooyi, Shivaraj Nallur Somanna, Nandagudi Srinivasa Murthy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1135-1140
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161372

  27. Evaluating an incentive based syndromic case reporting model using local health volunteers for predicting and preventing chikungunya epidemics in North Kerala, India
    Asma A. Rahim, Bina T, Jayakrishnan T, Biju George, Bhaskar Rao
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1141-1146
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161373

  28. Prevalence of overweight and obesity among school going children of 10-16 years age in government, aided and unaided schools of Tumkur city, Karnataka, India
    Imtiaz Ahmed, Krishna Iyengar, Ashok Jayaram
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1147-1151
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161374

  29. A comparative study of morbidity pattern in elderly of rural and urban areas of Allahabad district, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Vandana Verma, Shiv Prakash, Khurshid Parveen, Shama Shaikh, Neha Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1152-1156
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161375

  30. A study to assess delays in reporting time and completion of treatment at anti rabies clinic, JA group of hospitals, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Vikash Dwivedi, Manohar Bhatia, Khushboo Juneja
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1157-1160
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161376

  31. Acute respiratory tract infections in children under 5 years of age in Upper Egypt
    Ekram M. Abdel Khalek, Doaa M. Abdel-Salam
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1161-1166
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161377

  32. Association of psychiatric morbidity with quality of life among late adolescent girls: exploring the iceberg
    Narayana Murthy M. R., Smitha M. C., Dushad Ram, Praveen Kulkarni, Ashok N. C.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1167-1172
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161378

  33. Clinical survey done to find out the acceptability of modified and innovative neutropenic diet among hospitalized patients suffering with neutropenic and immune suppressed conditions
    Poonam Tiwari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1173-1177
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161379

  34. Study of breastfeeding practices among working women attending a tertiary care hospital, Mysore, Karnataka, India
    Prakash Boralingiah, Vindhya Polineni, Praveen Kulkarni, Renuka Manjunath
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1178-1182
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161380

  35. Role of socio-demographic and cultural factors on anemia in a tribal population of North Kerala, India
    Imaad Mohammed Ismail, Azeez Kahkashan, Alwin Antony, Sobhith V.K.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1183-1188
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161381

  36. Clinical profile of refractive errors in children in a tertiary care hospital of Northern India
    Sneha Mittal, Amit Maitreya, Renu Dhasmana
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1189-1194
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161382

  37. Appraisal of risky behaviour of youth populace: a vulnerable venture
    Saranya Nagalingam, Balaji Arumugam, Rohith Khanna, Sudharsson Krishnasamy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1195-1199
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161383

  38. A study of menstrual pattern and prevalence of dysmenorrhea during menstruation among school going adolescent girls in Lucknow district, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Shivani Sinha, Jyoti Prakash Srivastava, Beena Sachan, Raj Bahadur Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1200-1203
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161384

  39. Study to assess the effects of social networking sites on medical college students
    Madhusudan Madaiah, Chaluvaraj Talkad Seshaiyengar, Preethi Suresh, Santhosh Munipapanna, Suresha Doddasabbenahalli Sonnappa
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1204-1208
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161385

  40. A cross sectional study on depression, anxiety and their associated factors among medical students in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Rashmi Yadav, Shubhanshu Gupta, Anil K. Malhotra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1209-1214
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161386

  41. Patient satisfaction: a tool for quality control
    Minoti Baruah, Kaveeta Dawka, Amal C. Kataki
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1215-1218
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161387

  42. A study on awareness of HIV/AIDS and attitude toward people living with HIV/AIDS among engineering college students of Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Vijayakrishnan Ganesan, Veluru Chandrasekhar, Pandurangi Raghavendra, Rajan Rushender
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1219-1223
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161388

  43. Knowledge and attitude on HIV/AIDS among adolescent school children in urban Mysuru, Karnataka, India: a cross sectional study
    Vijayageetha M, Narayanamurthy MR, Vidya G. S., Renuka M
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1224-1228
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161389

  44. Use of energy drinks by male students of Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
    Ahmad A. Alrasheedi, Ali A. Bu Mozah, Omar H. Alharbi, Saleh A. Alghadouni, Mohammad S. Alfreedy, Abdullah I. Alfawzan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1229-1234
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161390

  45. Management of tuberculosis patients by grass root level practitioners
    Shweta Mangal, Preeti Belani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1235-1241
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161391

  46. Epidemiological study of pediatric burns at a tertiary care centre in South India
    Rajesh S. Powar, Sudhir B. M., Mahesh D. Prabhu, Darshansingh U. Rajput, Binita N. Mallapur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1242-1246
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161392

  47. Self-efficacy related to parental feeding behaviour in toddler besides social support and dependent-care agency
    Yuli Ernawati, Toto Sudargo, Lely Lusmilasari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1247-1254
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161393

  48. Effectiveness of naked eye single tube osmotic fragility test for screening of β-thalassemia trait from north Maharashtra region, India
    Mohammad Ismail, Nisar G. Patel
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1255-1260
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161394

  49. Effects of directly observed treatment short-course education program on the knowledge, attitude and practice of community health extension workers in the management of tuberculosis in Sagamu local government, Ogun state, southwest Nigeria
    Adekunle Durojaiye Alabi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1261-1267
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161395

  50. Effectiveness of educational intervention on perception regarding rabies among women self help group members in urban Mysore, Karnataka, India
    Praveen Kulkarni, Sunil Kumar D, Hugara Siddalingappa, Renuka M
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1268-1272
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161396

  51. Prevalence of hearing impairment among primary school children in rural and urban areas of Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Ashib Parvez, Abdur Razzaque Siddiui, Zulfia Khan, Shahab F Hasmi, Mohammad Shibly Khan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1273-1277
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161397

  52. A study of knowledge about the diabetes type I and II, among diabetic patients in Geetanjali medical college and hospital, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Anmol Khandelwal, H. N. Mathur, Jyoti Jain, Mukul Dixit, Govind Singhal, Nisha Khandelwal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1278-1281
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161398

  53. Initial outcomes of a comprehensive care model for sickle cell disease among a tribal population in rural western India
    Gayatri Desai, Kapil Kumar Dave, Somalee Banerjee, Palav Babaria, Reena Gupta
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1282-1287
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161399

  54. Internet and facebook addiction among Egyptian and Malaysian medical students: a comparative study, Tanta University, Egypt
    Shimaa M. Saied, Hala M. Elsabagh, Aliaa M. El-Afandy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1288-1297
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161400

  55. A study on social factors and magnitude of mental health problem among women with marital disharmony
    Sudhir Prabhu, Delma D’Cunha
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1298-1302
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161401

  56. Screening of individuals of age group 25 years and above for hypertension and diabetes in urban slum community, Sion, Mumbai
    Deepali Mohan Kadam, Shobha Kowli, Satish Mali
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1303-1309
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161402

  57. A cross sectional study on primary immunization coverage of children between the age group of 12-36 months under the national immunization programme in rural field practice area of Shimoga institute of medical sciences, Shimoga, Karnataka, India
    Raghavendraswamy Koppad, Santosh Kumar A, Chandrashekar S. V., Dhananjay K. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1310-1314
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161403

  58. Prevalence of dementia and other psychiatric morbidities among geriatric population of Salagame primary health centre in Hassan district, Karnataka, India
    Sumana M., C. Y. Sreelatha, Anjan Sreeranga, B. Arpitha, S. P. Akshatha, H. D. Anand
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1315-1317
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161404

  59. Antiretroviral treatment adherence and associated factors among people living with HIV in developing country, Myanmar
    Mya Thandar, Aye Sandar Mon, Suwanna Boonyaleepun, Wongsa Laohasiriwong
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1318-1325
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161405

  60. Community based diabetes prevention programme in older adults in a Greek rural area
    Margarita Matte, Konstantinos Makrilakis, Evangelos Polychronopoulos, George Sakellaropoulos, Panagiotis Braoudakis, Stefanos Fokas, Konstantinos Koukios, Emmanouil Velonakis
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1326-1333
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161406

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  62. Maternal mortality: scenario, causes and prevention of the tragedy in Indian context with special consideration to Assam, India
    Sultana Jesmin Ahmed, Mir Alam Siddique, Nasima Sultana
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(5): 1334-1340
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161407