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Int J Community Med Public Health. Year: 2016, Volume: 3, Issue: 12

    Review Article

  1. Swachh bharat abhiyan (clean India mission): SWOT analysis
    Babita Jangra, JP Majra, Mahavir Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3285-3290
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164249

  2. Preconception care: an Indian context
    Yatin V. Pimple, Madhura D. Ashturkar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3291-3296
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164250

  3. Factors influencing knowledge and practice of birth preparedness and complication readiness in sub-saharan Africa: a narrative review of cross-sectional studies
    Joshua Sumankuuro, Judith Crockett, Shaoyu Wang
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3297-3307
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164251

  4. Original Research

  5. Screening for overall mental health status using mental health inventory amongst medical students of a government medical college in North Karnataka, India
    Yuvaraj B. Y., Poornima S., Rashmi S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3308-3312
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164026

  6. Awareness of pubertal changes and reproductive health in adolescent girls: a comparative study
    Rakhi Jain, Puneet Anand
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3313-3319
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164061

  7. Study of type II diabetes mellitus risk assessment in medical students of Davangere district, Karnataka, India using India diabetic risk score
    Ravi Kumar, Aswin Kumar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3320-3324
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164015

  8. Study of prevalence of hypertension in young adult population of age group 20 to 40 years in an urban slum of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Amrin Y. Tadvi, Janardhan R. Bandi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3325-3331
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164252

  9. A cross-sectional study of morbidity and social profile of geriatric population in Singanodi sub centre, Raichur, Karnataka, India
    Pavan S. Kalasker, Brunda N. K., Bhaskar Kurre
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3332-3335
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164060

  10. A comparative study on awareness of cardiovascular risk determinants among rural and urban women population of Davangere district, Karnataka, India
    Ravi Kumar, Sharan Kumar H.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3336-3339
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164016

  11. A cross sectional study to evaluate needle stick injuries among health care workers in Malabar medical college, Calicut, Kerala, India
    Ananthachari K. R., Divya C. V.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3340-3344
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164156

  12. Prevalence of hypothyroidism amongst college girls of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India: a cross sectional study
    Padma Bhatia, Manju Dubey, Yachana Choudhary
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3345-3348
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164253

  13. A study on prevalence of multi drug resistance tuberculosis and factors influencing it in Davangere district, Karnataka, India
    Ravi Kumar, Kiran Shankar S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3349-3352
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164017

  14. Relationship between various social and demographic factors and its relation with treatment outcome in category II cases of tuberculosis in corporation area of Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
    Meet Chauhan, J. P. Mehta, Trusha Kansagara, Prashant Dave, Mehul Patel
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3353-3356
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164254

  15. A study of determinants of infant feeding practices in a resettlement colony of Delhi, India
    Neelima Thakur, Anita Gupta, Pragti Chhabra, Jai P. Dadhich
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3357-3363
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164255

  16. Sociodemographic profile of non-fatal road traffic accident cases admitted in tertiary care hospital in Central India
    Yogesh Balaso Patil, Mohan Khamgaonkar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3364-3368
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164256

  17. Prevalence of hearing impairment in school children (aged 8-14 years) in the villages of Vadamavanthal, Tamil Nadu, India
    Prasan Norman, Mahendran Chandran, Thirunaaukarasu Dhandapani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3369-3373
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164257

  18. Neck circumference: a potential anthropometric marker for screening of hypertension in adult population of central India
    Niniya J., Chaitanya R. Patil, Prakash R. Bhatkule, Suresh N. Ughade, Uday W. Narlawar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3374-3379
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164258

  19. A study on prevalence of occupational exposure to HIV among medical interns and their knowledge, attitude and practice of post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV in a teaching hospital
    Raghavendra N., R. G. Viveki
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3380-3386
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164259

  20. A comparative study of breast feeding practices in working women
    Pradnya P. Sathe, Shubhalaxmi D. Kotnis, Mangulikar S. K.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3387-3390
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164260

  21. A study incorporating action research to enhance community based medical education
    Abhishek N. Ingole, Purushottam A. Giri, Abhay B. Mudey
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3391-3394
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164261

  22. Risk factors of cardiovascular diseases among auto-rickshaw drivers of Kannur, North Kerala: a cross-sectional study
    Girish H. O., Priya Senan, Raghavendraswamy Koppad, Venugopalan P. P.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3395-3398
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164262

  23. Comparison of forced expiratory volume among the smokers and non-smokers in brick kiln workers
    Seema P., Damayanthi M. N.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3399-3402
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164263

  24. Evaluation of dry eye in computer users
    Sandip D. Patil, Harish R. Trivedi, Nilesh V. Parekh, Jignesh J. Jethva
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3403-3407
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164264

  25. An epidemiological study of prevalence of hypertension and its risk factors in a rural community of Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Manoj Kumar Singh, Bhaskar Singamsetty, Jithendra Kandati
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3408-3414
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164265

  26. Prevalence and knowledge of tuberculosis among the residents of urban slums of Shillong, Meghalaya, India
    Amrita Sarkar, Himashree Bhattacharyya, Kaushik Talukdar, Gajendra Kumar Medhi, Star Pala
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3415-3418
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164266

  27. A study of leprosy patients attended tertiary care hospital
    Yugantara R. Kadam, Renuka S. Ashtekar, Vishrabdha R. Pawar, Aniruddha N. Pimpale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3419-3422
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164267

  28. Application of latent class analysis to estimate susceptibility to adverse health outcomes based on several risk factors
    Ankita Dey, Arun K. Chakraborty, Kunal K. Majumdar, Asok K. Mandal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3423-3429
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164268

  29. Gynaecological morbidities and health seeking behaviour of aged tribal women in Trivandrum district, Kerala, India
    Asha Jaya Babu, Sreekumari Radha, Bindu Nambisan, Maya Devi Brahmanandan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3430-3435
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164269

  30. Assessment of learning skills using Denver congos study scale tool in the first year MBBS students of Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Kesava Lakshmi Prasad Kandipudi, Devi Madhavi Bhimarisetty, Siva Kumar Lotheti
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3436-3439
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164270

  31. Assessment of menstrual health among school going adolescent girls of urban slums of Berhampur, Odisha, India: a cross-sectional study
    Sambedana Mohanty, Manasee Panda, Radha Madhab Tripathi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3440-3444
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164271

  32. To find any association of maternal blood group as a risk factor for preeclampsia
    Premlata Mital, Divya Gupta, Devendra Kumar Benwal, Himanshi Gangwal, Nupur Hooja, Suchita Agarwal, Richa Ainani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3445-3449
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164272

  33. Closing the immunity gap through the strategy of intensification of routine immunization using the offline tool immunogram and supportive supervision - experiences from the rural health training centre of KVG medical college, Karnataka, India
    Narayana V. Holla, Satya Kishore Chivukula, Sharanya Kaniambady
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3450-3455
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164273

  34. A study on awareness about HIV among female sex workers of Davangere, Karnataka, India: a cross-sectional study
    Girish H. O., Sudhir Prabhu Haladi, Balu P. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3456-3459
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164274

  35. Geriatric health: assessment of nutritional status and functional ability of elderly living in rural area of Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    Kavya C., Santosh A.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3460-3464
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164275

  36. Al-Qassim industrial area and its role in changing the diseases patterns among workers over the past five years (2011-2015)
    Mustafa Mohammed Mustafa, Ayman El behiry, Yousif Mohammed El Mossad
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3465-3473
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164276

  37. A community based cross-sectional study on the assessment of nutritional status of children
    Rajendran NK, Palanivel Rajan T., Varun Kumar T.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3474-3478
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164277

  38. An assessment of the nutritional status of underfive children in a rural area of Thrissur district, Kerala, India
    Priyanka R., Vivin Vincent, Jini M. P., C. R. Saju
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3479-3486
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164278

  39. Clinical and epidemiological profile of chronic kidney disease patients in a tertiary care referral centre in South India
    Swaraj Sathyan, Sunil George, Poornima Vijayan, Jayakumar M.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3487-3492
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164279

  40. A study of pattern of psychogenic morbidity and associated biosocial factors in school going adolescent girls
    Ratandeep Lamba, Sanjeev Kumar, Ravi Rana
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3493-3497
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164280

  41. Socio-demographic profile of TB-HIV co-infected adults and its association with tuberculosis treatment outcome, in a South Indian city
    Arun Mohan M. V., Tejaswi H. J., Ranganath T. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3498-3503
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164281

  42. Breastfeeding to reduce postpartum weight retention
    Rinela Padmawati, Djaswadi Dasuki, Toto Sudargo
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3504-3510
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164282

  43. Positive thinking and health status among adults in a tertiary care hospital of Delhi, India
    Mongjam Meghachandra Singh, Sanchit Duhan, Sumita Sandhu, Reeta Devi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3511-3514
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164283

  44. A cross-sectional study to assess the perceptions and experiences of tuberculosis patients about directly observed treatment in an urban slum, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Gautam Bhagwan Sawase, Shrikala Acharya, R. R. Shinde
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3515-3519
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164284

  45. Assessment of level of knowledge of basic life support algorithm among medical and nursing students in a tertiary care teaching hospital
    Bindhu Vausedvan, Anupa Lucas, Geetha Devi M., Anitha Bhaskar, Binu Areekal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3520-3525
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164285

  46. Effectiveness of objective structured practical examination as a formative assessment tool as compared to traditional method for M. B. B. S students
    Nisha Ram Relwani, Rishikesh A. Wadke, Seema Anjenaya, Pradeep N. Sawardekar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3526-3532
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164286

  47. Awareness of cervical cancer and its risk factors among female students of a pre university college in Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    Monisha T. S., Santosh A.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3533-3537
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164287

  48. A cross-sectional study regarding usage of mobile phone and internet facilities through mobile handsets and its role in empowering adolescent school going girls in a peri-urban area of Tripura, India
    Anjan Datta, Shib Sekhar Datta, Nabarun Karmakar, Kaushik Nag, Kaushik Tripura, Partha Bhattacharjee
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3538-3543
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164288

  49. Barriers that prevent health science students from donating blood in an African setting
    Julius Ojulong, Jean Claude H. Muhoza, Leonel Monteiro
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3544-3547
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164289

  50. Study of socio demographic factors among persons affected by leprosy in Kurnool division of Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Visweswara Rao Guthi, Sreedevi Arepalli, Praveena Ganapa
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3548-3555
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164290

  51. Prevalence of hypertension and pre-hypertension among adolescent school children in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Lawrence Tony, Binu Areekal, Anish Thekkumkara Surendran Nair, Reshmi Ramachandran, Rekha Rachel Philip, R. S. Rajasi, Vijayakumar K.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3556-3563
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164291

  52. Evaluation of effect of intravitreal injection bevacizumab in treatment of choroidal neovascualr membrane of the eye
    Jignesh J. Jethva, Neepa R. Gohil, Nilesh V. Parekh, Sandip D. Patil
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3564-3569
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164292

  53. Correlates of metabolic syndrome and prevalence among urban population of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Suneel Kumar Kaushal, Vinita Gupta, Gyan Prakash, S. K. Misra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3570-3575
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164293

  54. Risk factors for preterm birth: a community based longitudinal study in rural Mysuru, Karnataka, India
    Rashmi A., Narayanamurthy M. R., Vidya G. S., Vidyalaxmi K., Renuka M.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3576-3580
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164294

  55. Investigation of an outbreak of malaria in a non- endemic coastal area, Kerala, Southern India
    Sandhya Raveendran, Rakesh P. S., Soumya Dev, Prathibha Prasannakumar, Nithin Vijayakumar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3581-3583
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164295

  56. Knowledge and attitudes towards tea garden labour with special reference to tuberculosis of Dibrugarh district, Assam, India
    Anand Sharma, Christ Forth Sangma
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3584-3587
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164296

  57. Dengue fever and its epidemiological characteristics: a study from Eastern India
    Sudeb Mukherjee, Kaushik Manna, Pritam Chatterjee, Pramathanath Datta, Suhana Datta
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3588-3594
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164297

  58. Case Report

  59. An uncalled guest in the nose: a living leech
    Basavaraj P. Belaldavar, Nagalotimath Umesh, Sinha Mohit, Mounika Kalakuntla
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(12): 3595-3597
    Abstract PDF Fulltext doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20164298