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Int J Community Med Public Health. Year: 2016, Volume: 3, Issue: 7

    Review Article

  1. Hypertension and meditation: can meditation be useful in preventing hypertension?
    Yadneshwar Khobragade, Sujata Khobragade, Adinegara bin Lutfi Abbas
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1685-1694
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162030

  2. Original Research

  3. Beyond our labour pains: women experiences of informal payments and delivery room conditions at birth in the Bongo district of Ghana
    Martin Amogre Ayanore, Robert Kuganab-lem, Paul Armah Aryee
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1695-1706
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162031

  4. Nutritional status of senior citizens living in old age homes of Kathmandu metropolitan municipality
    Devendra Raj Singh, Soniya Shrestha
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1707-1715
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162032

  5. A study to assess the association of maternal factors and the outcome of pregnancy among mothers delivering in a tertiary care hospital in Haryana, India
    Shveta Saini, Mukhmohit Singh, Anshu Mittal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1716-1722
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162019

  6. Quality of life of type 2 diabetes patients in a tertiary care hospital in southern part of India, Shimoga, Karnataka: a cross-sectional study
    Santosh Kumar A, Raghavendraswamy Koppad, Chandrashekar SV, Revathy
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1723-1728
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20161855

  7. Menstrual hygiene practices among slum adolescent girls
    Rajsinh V. Mohite, Vaishali R. Mohite
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1729-1734
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162033

  8. Prevalence and risk factors of low bone mineral density with quantitative ultrasonography among south Indian postmenopausal women
    Sudha Bala, M. L. S. Prabha, T. Prasanna Krishna
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1735-1740
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162034

  9. Knowledge, attitude and practice regarding antenatal care among husbands attending antenatal clinic in a tertiary care hospital
    Neha Pruthi, Sumitra Bacchani, Vandana Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1741-1744
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162035

  10. Study on current community access to and practices on water, sanitation and hygiene in selected villages of Chargawa block, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
    U. Venkatesh, D. K. Srivastava, Harish C. Tiwari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1745-1751
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162036

  11. A cross sectional study to assess perceived stress and stressors associated with it among undergraduate medical students in a private medical college of Uttar Pradesh, India
    Varsha Chaudhary, Deepak Upadhyay, Shailendra Pratap Singh, Arun Singh, Hari Shankar Joshi, Rashmi Katyal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1752-1758
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162037

  12. A cross sectional study of knowledge and practices regarding menstrual hygiene, in undergraduate student girls of Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Mahesh Kumar Shukla, Neha Priya, Anurag Srivastava
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1759-1764
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162038

  13. Profile of dog bite cases attending the outpatient department of an urban health training centre in Bangalore city, India
    Karthik C., Viswanatha P. G., Shobha, Ranganath T. S., Sushmitha P.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1765-1768
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162039

  14. A cross-sectional study on depression from rural India
    Sadia R. Safwi, Ali Amir, Najam Khalique, Rakesh K. Gaur
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1769-1776
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162040

  15. Health seeking behaviour among post-menopausal women: a knowledge, attitude and practices study
    Samreen Khan, Mahesh K Shukla, Neha Priya, M. Athar Ansari
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1777-1782
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162041

  16. Immunization coverage and its associated factors among children residing in project affected population’s resettlement colonies in urban slum of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Naresh Gill, Ravikant Singh, Aniket Mondal, Balaram Jadhav
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1783-1787
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162042

  17. Knowledge, attitude, and practice among mothers towards female circumcision Ombada province Khartoum state, Sudan
    Ebtihal Alamen Esmeal, Abd Elbasit Elawad Mohammed Ahmed, Hisham Ali Waggiallah, Yousif Mohammed Almosaad
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1788-1794
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162043

  18. Effect of co-occurrence of overweight/obesity and psychosocial stress dimensions on risk factors for cardiovascular disease among construction workers
    Christopher E. Ekpenyong, Koofreh Davies
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1795-1802
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162044

  19. A study to estimate the prevalence of depression among the inmates of select old age homes in Bangalore city, India
    Karthik C., Viswanatha P. G., Shobha, Ranganath T. S., Sushmitha P.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1803-1806
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162045

  20. Demographic profile; changing trends in patients with HIV/AIDS in response to anti-retroviral therapy - a study from tertiary care centre
    Ravala Siddeswari, Budithi Sudarsi, Nanayam Srinivasa Rao
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1807-1811
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162046

  21. Spirituality and its association with psychological distress in cancer patients attending a tertiary care hospital in Bangalore, India
    Vidya D. C., Sundarnag Ganjekar, Shalini C. N., Harish K, Murthy N. S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1812-1815
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162047

  22. Prevalence of self-medication practices among urban slum dwellers in Hyderabad, India
    Sushma Katkuri, Pooja Chauhan, Kotina Shridevi, Prashant Kokiwar, Varun Gaiki
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1816-1819
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162048

  23. Drinking water and sanitation: household survey for knowledge and practice in rural area, Magudanchavadi, Salem district, India
    Ravi Pachori
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1820-1828
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162049

  24. A study of major depressive disorder and quality of life in patients with oral cancer
    Archana Surajprasad Kantak, Ashokkumar Ukabhai Vala, Bharat Navinchandra Panchal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1829-1834
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162050

  25. Functional dependence among elderly people in a rural community of Andhra Pradesh, South India
    Nagapraveen Veerapu, Praveenkumar B. A., Subramaniyan P., Arun G.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1835-1840
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162051

  26. Personality correlates of accident-proneness in truck drivers passing by one of the state highway of India
    Sudhir Gowda, Namith Rangaswamy, Harish Bekkalele Rudresh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1841-1846
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162052

  27. Awareness and practice towards dengue fever in Kannamangala village, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    Pradeep C., Achuth K. S., Manjula S.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1847-1850
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162053

  28. Awareness of animal bite and rabies among agricultural workers in rural Dharwad, Karnataka, India
    Chandan N., Kotrabasappa K.
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1851-1855
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162054

  29. Study of health seeking behavior and its determinants among attendees of urban health center, Dharavi, Mumbai, India
    Subita P. Patil, Satish S. Parbhankar, Seema S. Bansode-Gokhe, Pallavi S. Shelke, Rakesh Darbar Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1856-1861
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162055

  30. Gender preference among reproductive age group women in rural area
    Vishal Samadhan Dhande, Gadekar RD, Amol D. Shingare, Vijay K. Domple
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1862-1865
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162056

  31. Prevalence and factors affecting hypertension among old age population in rural area
    Ankit M. Sheth, Pranay A. Jadav
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1866-1871
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162057

  32. Menstrual hygienic practices among adolescent girls of rural North Karnataka region, India
    Vidya V. Patil, Rekha Udgiri
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1872-1876
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162058

  33. Comparing the body mass index, blood pressure and blood biochemical changes during Ramadan between high to moderate level and low level physical activity groups prior to Ramadan among overweight and obese working women
    Suriani Ismail, Khadijah Shamsuddin, Khalib Abdul Latiff, Hazizi Abu Saad
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1877-1883
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162059

  34. A study on the prevalence of thinness and obesity in school going adolescent girls of Kashmir Valley
    Darakshan Ali, Rohul Jabeen Shah, Anjum Bashir Fazili, MM Rafiq, Beenish Mushtaq, Qazi Mohammad Iqbal, Sameena Yousuf Dar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1884-1893
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162060

  35. Study of cardiovascular risk factor profile among first-degree relatives of patients with premature coronary artery disease at Kota, Rajasthan, India
    Deepika Mittal, Kirti Shekhawat
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1894-1899
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162061

  36. Knowledge and practices regarding fire safety amongst health care workers in tertiary care teaching hospital in Marathwada region of Maharashtra, India
    Rohini S. Kulkarni, Purushottam A. Giri, Pankaj R. Gangwal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1900-1904
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162062

  37. Problems of medical education in India
    Balbir Singh Deswal, Vijay K. Singhal
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1905-1909
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162063

  38. A cross-sectional study to determine knowledge, attitude and practice of sanitation in rural areas of Tamil Nadu, India
    Anuj Mittal, Vedapriya Dande Rajesekar, Prasad Thirumal, Sowmiya Murali
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1910-1914
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162064

  39. Prevalence of anaemia among pregnant women in Derna city, Libya
    Raga A Elzahaf, Mariam Omar
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1915-1920
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162065

  40. A community based assessment study of positioning, attachment and suckling during breastfeeding among 0-6 months aged infants in rural area of Gandhinagar district, Gujarat, India
    Arpit Chelabhai Prajapati, Haresh Chandwani, Bhavik Rana, Kantibhai N. Sonaliya
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1921-1926
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162066

  41. A cross-sectional study to assess burden of obstructive sleep apnoea among type 2 diabetic patients attending urban health centre in an urban slum of south India
    Malatesh Undi, Rachana R. Annadani, Bheemayya Badesaab
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1927-1931
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162067

  42. Oral cancer awareness of the general public in coastal village areas of Tamilnadu, India: a population based cross sectional study
    Rajeshkumar Konduru, Ariarathinam Newtonraj, Sugumaran Arun, Ananthan Velavan, Zile Singh
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1932-1939
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162068

  43. Impact of iodine deficiency disorders control programme implementation in four districts of Chhattisgarh, India: baseline survey
    Ashish Kumar Sinha, Kamlesh Jain, Aditi Chandrakar, Srishti Dixit
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1940-1944
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162069

  44. An analysis of animal bite cases attending anti-rabies clinic attached to tertiary care centre, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
    Rekha Acharya, Renu Sethia, Gaurav Sharma, Rattiram Meena
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1945-1948
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162070

  45. Egg supplementation to improve cognitive ability in elementary school children with iodine deficiency
    Toto Sudargo, Hamam Hadi, Wiryatun Lestariana, Amitya Kumara
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1949-1956
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162071

  46. Prevalence of dermatological manifestations among the tribal school children of South India
    Bharatesh Devendra Basti, Shankar Radhakrishnan
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1957-1962
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162072

  47. Prevalence of undiagnosed hypertension among a cohort of university workers in Nigeria
    Grace Vincent-Onabajo, Habiba Suleiman Mohammad, Chuka Umeonwuka
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1963-1967
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162073

  48. Communication to promote physical activity in family case study in community medicine for under graduate medical students
    Shobha Kowli, Rupali Sabale
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1968-1971
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162074

  49. Case Report

  50. A rare side effect to pentavalent vaccine
    Rajeshwari S. Gore, Yashika R. Garg, Sourabh Jain, Arun Dahiya
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1972-1974
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162075

  51. Verbal autopsy: the vital tool to bridge the gaps between health care delivery system and maternal deaths
    Neha A. Patel, J. P. Mehta, Sumit V. Unadkat, Sudha Yadav
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1975-1978
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162076

  52. Letter to the Editor

  53. Latur water crisis: our eyes will open or not?
    Sumeet Dixit
    Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(7): 1979-1980
    » Abstract & References » PDF Fulltext» doi: 10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20162077