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ScopeMed.org - Online Journal Management System Int J Community Med Public Health. Year: 2016, Volume: 3, Issue: 6

    Review Article

  1. Strengthening role of health sectors in gender based violence
    Rozaleen Dash, M. Meghachandra Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1341-1347
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161597

  2. Health education and community mobilization in Nigeria; issues and prospects
    Ogbonna Brian O, Ezenekwe Lizette N, Isidienu Chika P
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1348-1351
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161598

  3. Zika virus disease
    Rashmi Aggarwal, Hemant Aggarwal, Mitra Basu, Pradeep Chugh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1352-1354
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161599

  4. Growing menace of fast food consumption in India: time to act
    Priya Keshari, C. P. Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1355-1362
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161600

  5. Original Research

  6. Knowledge of lactational amenorrhea as a contraceptive method among mothers of infants aged 0-6 months in a district, Eastern Turkey
    Edibe Pirincci, Rabia Taždemir, Ayse Ferdane Oguzoncul
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1363-1370
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161601

  7. Calculating and interpreting Cronbach’s alpha using Rosenberg assessment scale on paediatrician’s attitude and perception on self esteem
    Surya Kumar Namdeo, Sushil Dev Rout
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1371-1374
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161448

  8. Effects of cartoon programs on behavioural, habitual and communicative changes in children
    Shailesh Rai, Bhagwan Waskel, Salil Sakalle, Sanjay Dixit, Rajendra Mahore
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1375-1378
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161456

  9. Prevalence of needle stick injuries among paramedical staff: a cross sectional study at a tertiary level hospital in Indore
    Chakresh Jain, Bhagwan Waskel, S. B. Bansal, Mahesh Jesani
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1379-1382
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161596

  10. Efficacy of power strips as an alternate pain relief method in dental extractions: a clinical trial
    Amanpreet Kaur, Ramandeep Singh Gambhir, Randeep Singh Mann, Jyotsna Goyal, Bikramjit Singh Gill, Sanjeet Gill
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1383-1387
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161449

  11. A cross sectional study of hypertension in adolescent girls of district Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Rakesh Kumar, Mukesh Sharma, Anurag Srivastava
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1388-1392
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161473

  12. Prevalence of depression and its associated factors among medical students of a private medical college in south India
    Ranu Rawat, Santosh Kumar, Manju L.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1393-1398
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161594

  13. Dietary pattern and obesity among children: descriptive study
    Viswanatha P. G., Ramakrishna Reddy N, Shanmugapriya D, Tejaswi H. J., Subathra V
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1399-1403
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161474

  14. A cross sectional study to find out the efficacy of prevention of parent to child transmission services providing centers of Indore division
    Chakresh Jain, A. K. Khatri, Veena Yesikar, Sanjay Dixit, Shailesh Rai
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1404-1408
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161593

  15. Trend of malarial deaths admitted in medicine wards of a tertiary care centre at Cuttack, Odisha, India
    Nitin H. Kamble, Manoj K. Dash, Durga M. Satapathy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1409-1412
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161602

  16. An epidemiological study of animal bites among rural population in Tamil Nadu, India
    S. Sangeetha, Sujatha K., Roseline Fatima William
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1413-1418
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161603

  17. Risk factors for adverse outcome in asphyxiated new born in Eastern Nepal
    Satish Yadav, Gauri Shankar Shah, Prakash Poudel, Om Prakash Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1419-1423
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161604

  18. Knowledge and practice on drug compliance among males with hypertension
    Vanitha Durai, Anitha Rani Muthuthandavan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1424-1430
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161605

  19. Impact of health education intervention on consumption of iodised salt in school children in Aligarh, India
    Mohammad A. Ansari, Zulfia Khan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1431-1436
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161606

  20. Risk factors associated with the occurrence of precancerous cervical lesions at health centres of Karanganyar regency
    Heni Purwaningsih, Heru Prajatmo, Widyawati
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1437-1441
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161607

  21. A study of misconceptions about childhood diarrhoea among adults in urban Pondicherry, India
    Hema Priya Subramani, Rajkumar Patil, Nasrin Nisha, Sachin Palve, Lokeshmaran A
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1442-1448
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161608

  22. Ante natal care utilization and delivery services in a tertiary care hospital
    Shital S. Dhoble, Charuhas V. Akre, Sanjay S. Kubde, Sunita S. Shanbhag
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1449-1453
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161609

  23. Current practices on infant feeding in rural areas of Assam, India: a community based cross sectional study
    Debadeep Kalita, Madhur Borah
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1454-1460
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161610

  24. A study of awareness regarding HIV/AIDS among secondary school students
    Mohan Shinde, Anshuli Trivedi, Anita Shinde, Santosh Kumar Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1461-1465
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161611

  25. Prevalence and distribution of dental anomalies of orthodontic patients among North Karnataka, India
    Praveenkumar Ramdurg, Vijaylaxmi Mendegeri, Vanishree B. K., Mahantesh Achanur, Naveen Srinivas
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1466-1471
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161612

  26. A study of prevalence and socio-demographic profile of infertile couples in field practice area of a tertiary care centre, Amritsar, Punjab, India
    Moumita Pal, Priyanka Devgun, Harsh Chalana, Harpreet Kaur, Atanu Biswas, Sukanta Sen
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1472-1476
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161613

  27. A cross sectional study on the health status of geraitric population
    Panchasheela S. Reshmi, Syed Mustafa Al Hussaini, Nazir Ahmed D. Bendigiri, Sharad G. Tenglikar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1477-1480
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161614

  28. Prevalence of self-medication practices and its associated factors in rural Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
    Hajira Saba I., Shivananda K. S., Mini Jayan, C. Althaf Hussain
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1481-1486
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161615

  29. Knowledge regarding oral rehydration solution among mothers of under five children from a rural area of Rangareddy district, Telangana
    Anjaneyulu Ghatam, Vijay Kumar Maktha, Sreenadh Venkata Katiki, Bhargavi Koka
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1487-1490
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161616

  30. Global polio switch and introduction of inactivated polio vaccine in routine immunization: are medical interns aware?
    Kalpak S. Kadarkar, Rajeshree S. Dhok, Mohan K. Doibale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1491-1494
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161617

  31. A quantitative study on the determinants of utilization of skilled birth attendance, Bamba division, Kilifi
    Sophia W. Mwinyikione, Yeri Kombe, Drusilla Makworo
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1495-1502
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161618

  32. Living conditions in boarding houses and health status among female industrial workers in Katunayake free trade zone, Sri Lanka
    M. Denika C. Silva, Kantha N. Lankathilake
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1503-1509
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161619

  33. Study on awareness regarding gender based violence among group D workers in public hospitals of Delhi, India: a gender perspective
    M. Meghachandra Singh, Suneela Garg, Rozaleen Dash, Rajesh Kumar, Nidhi Jain, Nandini Sharma, Tanu Anand
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1510-1515
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161620

  34. Practice of breast self-examination among rural women in Umuowa, Orlu government area, Imo state, Nigeria
    Ada C. Nwaneri, Anthonia Chidinma Emesowum, Eunice Ogonna Osuala, Ijeoma Okoronkwo, Patricia Uzor Okpala, Florence O. Adeyemo
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1516-1524
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161621

  35. Barriers to childhood immunisation among women in an urban underprivileged area of Bangalore city, Karnataka, India: a qualitative study
    Geethu Mathew, Avita Rose Johnson, Sulekha Thimmaiah, Ratna Kumari, Aby Varghese
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1525-1530
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161622

  36. Correlates of substance use in Northeast States, India
    Jeetendra Yadav, Kh. Jitenkumar Singh, Subhash Gautam
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1531-1539
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161623

  37. A cross-sectional study on the coverage and utilization of sanitary latrine in rural field practice area of a tertiary care hospital in Southern Karnataka, India
    Sheethal MP, Shashikantha SK
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1540-1543
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161624

  38. Prevalence of low birth weight and its associated factors: a community based cross sectional study in a rural area of Rohtak, Haryana, India
    Shashikantha SK, Sheethal MP
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1544-1546
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161625

  39. The use of antibiotics in the university hospitals of Conakry: evaluation of the consumption and the analysis of determinants
    Mory Keita, Falaye Traore, Mohamed Elmahady Camara, Ansoumane Yassima Camara, Sah Dimio Sandouno, Thierry Van Hees
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1547-1553
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161626

  40. A study on knee joint osteoarthritis among the women aged above 40 years, residing in the urban field practice area at tertiary care centre, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    B. C. Narasimha, K. S. Ravish, T. S. Ranganath, S. Navya Sri
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1554-1558
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161627

  41. Body mass index status and accuracy of individual weight status perception among college going students in South India
    Saiprasanna Narasimmal, Ilavenil Karunakaran, Sasikumar Shanmugam, K. Subashini, S. D. Nalinakumari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1559-1563
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161628

  42. Effectiveness of a guided risk management strategy on the knowledge and attitude regarding the prevention of metabolic syndrome among adolescents
    Asha Paul, John Molly
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1564-1567
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161629

  43. Evaluation of internet addiction status and effects among medical students
    Dipeshkumar D. Zalavadiya, Niravkumar B. Joshi, Dhara V. Thakrar, Aarohi H. Mitra, Bhavesh R. Kanabar, Jasmin R. Oza
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1568-1572
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161630

  44. Perception and behavior of urban women regarding fertility: a cross sectional study
    Suneel Kumar Kaushal, Meenal Kaushal, Gyan Prakash, Sunil Kumar Misra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1573-1578
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161631

  45. Knowledge of breastfeeding among female college students: institution based cross-sectional study
    Krutarth R. Brahmbhatt, G. Chandana, Jayamala Vishwanath, Rupesh Raman, Jayaram S., Sreelakshmi Mallya, Harshali Shetty, Rithi D’Silva, Sharanya Shetty
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1579-1583
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161632

  46. Breakfast eating habits and its association with mental wellbeing and mindful attention awareness among university students of Pune district, Maharashtra, India
    Shradha Khanna, Anuja Dharap, Devaki Gokhale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1584-1588
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161633

  47. Mainstream disaster health as a policy priority: experiences from Chennai floods and a cross sectional study during disaster relief phase
    Edmond Fernandes, Homolata Borah, Soumya Shetty
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1589-1592
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161634

  48. Awareness, perception and practices of government pre-university adolescent girls regarding menstruation in Mysore city, India
    Kusuma M. L., Mansoor Ahmed
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1593-1599
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161635

  49. Prevalence of hypertension in an area of urban Varanasi, India and its association with selected demographic factors
    Madhu Priya, C. P. Mishra
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1600-1605
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161636

  50. Prevalence of pain among female patients attending mobile medical camp in a rural block of Tamilnadu, India
    Anantharaman V. V., Logaraj Muthunarayanan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1606-1611
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161637

  51. Evaluation of multiple choice questions by item analysis in a medical college at Pondicherry, India
    Rajkumar Patil, Sachin Bhaskar Palve, Kamesh Vell, Abhijit Vinod Boratne
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1612-1616
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161638

  52. Bringing elder abuse out of the shadows: a study from the old age homes of Davangere district, Karnataka, India
    Santosh Achappa, B. A. Varadaraja Rao, Sharankumar Holyachi
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1617-1622
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161639

  53. Prevalence of morbidity and morbidity pattern among primary school children in rural area of Jalna, Maharashtra, India
    Hina Kausar, Rajesh C Sambutwad, Mohd Shafee
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1623-1627
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161640

  54. Obesity prevalence and its relation with some sociodemographic factors in bank employee of Aurangabad city, Maharashtra, India
    Salma Hirani, Bina M. Kuril, Deepak K. Lone, R. T. Ankushe, Mohan K. Doibale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1628-1635
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161641

  55. Prevalence of overweight and obesity among students of Ardabil University, Iran
    Firouz Amani, Afshin Fathi, Esmaeil Farzaneh, Fariba Kahnamouei-aghdam, Maryam Goudarzian
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1636-1639
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161642

  56. Job satisfaction among doctors and nurses: a case study of federal medical centre Yola, Nigeria
    Olutayo F. Martins, Dahiru Tukur, Ali Danburam, Fatai K Salwau
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1640-1647
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161643

  57. Perception of medical teachers towards existing graduate medical education regulations 1997
    Uday W. Narlawar, Sonal R. Deshpande, Nilima S. Tankhiwale, Sayali O. Kalme
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1648-1653
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161644

  58. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease assessment in Nepal
    Bibek Khadka, Rukesh Man Shakya, Yogendra Bista
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1654-1659
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161645

  59. The awareness and utilization of maternity benefit schemes among women receiving postnatal services in a tertiary care centre
    Manjula K, Ravish K. S., Ranganath T. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1660-1664
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161646

  60. Factors influencing the utilization of free delivery care under Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram in Kamrup district, Assam, India
    Kabita Barua, Rupali Baruah, Jutika Ojah, Anku Moni Saikia
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1665-1671
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161647

  61. Pattern and magnitude of various cancers registered at regional cancer centre of a tertiary care institute in north India
    Qazi M. Iqbal, Abdul M. Ganai, Gul M. Bhat, Anjum B. Fazili
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1672-1680
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161648

  62. Letter to the Editor

  63. Fire safety measures in subway: lessons from past disaster
    Yong Han Kim, Se Hun Kim, Myoung Jin Ko
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1681-1681
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161649

  64. Vegetable juicing- a strategy for enhancing vegetables in the Indian diet
    Urmila Duhan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1682-1682
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161650

  65. Stray dog bite menace: an open invitation to rabies in Shimla city, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Arvind Kumar Dhiman, Salig Ram Mazta, Anita Thakur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(6): 1683-1684
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161651