Recurring outbreaks of acute encephalitis syndrome cases in Bihar: A conundrum for experts and health system
Shalini Sunderam, Dewesh KumarIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):403-403 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shalini Sunderam Dewesh Kumar Source Type: research

& #8220;Healthy States, Progressive India & #8221;: An Introspection
Kajari Bandyopadhyay, Sitikantha Banerjee, Pradeep DeshmukhIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):401-402 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kajari Bandyopadhyay Sitikantha Banerjee Pradeep Deshmukh Source Type: research

Assessment of infection control practices: A cross-sectional study from public health facilities of Madhya Pradesh
Vaibhav Patwardhan, Priya Kotwani, Deepak SaxenaIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):399-400 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vaibhav Patwardhan Priya Kotwani Deepak Saxena Source Type: research

Temporal analysis of infant and child health indicators from health management and information system of a vulnerable district of India: Tracking the road toward the Sustainable Development Goal-3
Rekha Dutt, Monalisha SahuIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):397-398 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rekha Dutt Monalisha Sahu Source Type: research

Assessment of vaccine hesitancy among parents of children between 1 and 5 years of age at a tertiary care hospital in Chennai
Sahana Sankaranarayanan, Aparna Jayaraman, Vijayaprasad GopichandranIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):394-396 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sahana Sankaranarayanan Aparna Jayaraman Vijayaprasad Gopichandran Source Type: research

Prevalence of dentinal hypersensitivity and dental erosion among competitive swimmers, Kerala, India
Conclusions: Oral health professional must understand dental erosion among competitive swimmers as an occupational oral health hazard and provide early counseling and necessary invasive and noninvasive care. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: K Arun Rao Susan Thomas Jishnu Krishna Kumar Vivek Narayan Source Type: research

Self-flagellation: Possible route of transmission of HIV
Anuradha Kunal Shah, Alka Chhaganlal KawareIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):388-389 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anuradha Kunal Shah Alka Chhaganlal Kaware Source Type: research

Nipah virus infection in Kozhikode, Kerala, South India, in 2018: Epidemiology of an outbreak of an emerging disease
Conclusion: Early detection of the outbreak and prompt isolation of cases along with strengthening of infection control practices and barrier nursing helped in containing the outbreak. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Bina Thomas Priya Chandran MP Lilabi Biju George CP Sivakumar VK Jayadev V Bindu RS Rajasi Binsu Vijayan Anu Mohandas Nimin Hafeez Source Type: research

Effectiveness of interventional reproductive and sexual health education among school going adolescent girls in rural area
Conclusions: Age- and sex-appropriate health education programs can facilitate the development of healthy reproductive and sexual behavior patterns among adolescents through the enhancement of knowledge and development of right attitude. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rutuja M Phulambrikar Anup Lahanubhau Kharde Varsha N Mahavarakar Deepak B Phalke Vaishali D Phalke Source Type: research

Stigma, discrimination, and domestic violence experienced by women living with HIV: A cross-sectional study from western India
Conclusion: Social evils in the form of stigma, discrimination, and domestic violence are still faced by a remarkable proportion of WLHIV, and it has been found to be associated with unsafe sexual practices. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kedar G Mehta Rajendra Baxi Sangita Patel Paragkumar Chavda Vihang Mazumdar Source Type: research

Health-care waste management in public sector of Tripura, North-East India: An observational study
Conclusion: HCWM scenario including knowledge of health-care workers in Tripura is lacking. Installing proper waste management facilities, raising technical qualification at recruitment and in-service training may improve the situation. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Arjun Saha Himadri Bhattacharjya Source Type: research

Domestic violence and its determinants among 15 & #8211;49-year-old women in a rural block in South India
Conclusions: The high prevalence of domestic violence in our community needs to be addressed as it has tacit implications on socioeconomic well-being, physical and mental health of a woman, her family, and thereby, society as a whole. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ananth Ram Catherine Priscilla Victor Hana Christy Sneha Hembrom Anne George Cherian Venkata Raghava Mohan Source Type: research

Ethnotribal growth differences among schoolchildren in a Northwestern Maharashtra district: An analytical cross-sectional study
Conclusions: ST students showed a significant growth disadvantage against general and other backward classes categories, although no intertribal anthropometry differences were observed. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shyam Ashtekar Manasi Shekhar Padhyegurjar Jagdish Powar Shekhar Bhikaji Padhyegurjar Source Type: research

Prevalence of occupational burnout among resident doctors working in public sector hospitals in Mumbai
Conclusion: The high prevalence of burnout syndrome among resident doctors in public sector hospitals is alarming as it not only takes a toll on the physical and mental health of the medical practitioners but also reduces their working efficiency and motivation. Stress management strategies should be propagated in hospitals to encourage work and personal life balance. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Archana Hemant Dhusia Prita Abhay Dhaimade Apurva Ambuj Jain Samar Salim Shemna Prerana Nirmal Dubey Source Type: research

Rehabilitation of silicosis victims of district Karauli, Rajasthan, India
Conclusions: Silicosis has affected the poorest of the poor; victims are wrongly diagnosed and treated for TB. The district is not equipped to deal with the health problems of the victims, forcing them to seek treatment in other states and cities. In conclusion, the impact of rehabilitation programs in the district is ineffective and inadequate and has limited reach. Findings of the study will have far-reaching implications for informed policymaking on the rehabilitation of silicosis victims in the state. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shamim Mohammad Source Type: research

Changing perspectives in tribal health: Rising prevalence of lifestyle diseases among tribal population in India
Conclusion: Noncommunicable diseases burden in tribal population is as high as in the general population. Effective strategies to prevent this have to be devised. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: S Sathiyanarayanan Logaraj Muthunarayanan TA Devaparthasarathy Source Type: research

Prevalence of primary infertility and its associated risk factors in urban population of central India: A community-based cross-sectional study
Conclusion: The prevalence rate of primary infertility in urban population of Central India was lower than reported trends of infertility from developing countries. Sound knowledge about various factors related to infertility can help health-care providers and policymakers to design and implement various policies. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ashwini Katole Ajeet V Saoji Source Type: research

An epidemiological study on the assessment of cardiovascular health status among adults in an urban area of Teliamura municipality area, Khowai, Tripura
Conclusion: Middle age group population were worst affected by high blood pressure, high blood sugar, poor body mass index, and poor level of cholesterol. Healthy lifestyle measures might reduce the burden of CVD which could be evaluated in future research. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kaushik Nag Nabarun Karmakar Bivek Ghosh Anjan Datta Source Type: research

Association of nutritional status with depression and cognitive function of older women residing in old-age homes of Kolkata, India
Conclusions: Both depression and impairment in cognitive function can cause malnutrition or vice versa among older women. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Bidisha Maity Debnath Chaudhuri Indranil Saha Minati Sen Source Type: research

& #8220;My life is spoiled because of him & #8230; & #8221; A qualitative study of human immunodeficiency virus disclosure and male involvement in prevention of mother-to-child transmission program
Conclusions: DPM suggestions from the present study can be used to facilitate a goal-directed process that allows parents/PLWHA to selectively disclose their HIV status to family members and acquaintances for obtaining maximum support to eliminate newborn HIV infections while minimizing distress, stigma, and discrimination. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anjali Modi Jayendrakumar K Kosambiya Sangita Trivedi Vipul P Chaudhari Alap Mehta Kristen J Wells Source Type: research

Anxiety disorders among adolescents in a rural area of northern India using Screen for Child Anxiety-Related Emotional Disorders tool: A Community-based Study
Conclusions: Anxiety disorders are common among adolescents in rural settings of India. Tackling them will require appropriate health systems response. Adequate interventions should be incorporated at primary care level to address the mental health concerns of adolescents. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Swapna Madasu Sumit Malhotra Shashi Kant Rajesh Sagar Ashwani Kumar Mishra Puneet Misra Farhad Ahamed Source Type: research

A cross-sectional study to assess reproductive and child health profile of working women residing in urban slums of Rajkot city
Conclusions: Low birth spacing, lower utilization of ANC care services, higher malnutrition, and poor immunization coverage among working women had indicated underutilization of RCH services by working women of slum. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ankit Prabhubhai Viramgami Pramod B Verma Mayur C Vala Sandeep Sharma Source Type: research

Factors contributing to alcohol relapse in a rural population: Lessons from a camp-based de-addiction model from rural Karnataka
Conclusion: Relapse rate was 55.4% among the study participants which is comparable to the findings of the other long-term studies. Increased craving, low-self-efficacy, and poor social support were associated with relapse hence need to be addressed in follow-up counseling sessions. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rahul Rampure Leeberk Raja Inbaraj Carolin George Elizabeth Gift Norman Source Type: research

Controversies in cough management: An Indian perspective
Dhanya MohanIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):303-306 Chronic cough is one of the most common symptoms for patients-seeking consultation in an outpatient clinic. It is associated with substantial psychological, physical, and social burdens and impaired quality of life. This review highlights some of the major diagnostic and management challenges confronted in the field of cough with a special focus on the Indian perspective. Heterogeneity in definitions and classifications and challenges associated with over-the-counter drug use and irrational drug use are some of the major controversies. Streamlined diagnos...
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Dhanya Mohan Source Type: research

Challenges and solutions in implementing hearing screening program in India
Abhiruchi Galhotra, Preeti SahuIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):299-302 Hearing is the key to learning spoken language, performing academically, and engaging socially for children. Degree of hearing loss quantifies the hearing ability from mild to profound, based on the audiometric findings for an individual across certain frequencies or pitches. Early identification and appropriate intervention is the prime need. A probable strategy is to ensure that every newborn is screened for possible hearing loss at the birth in the hospital. In India, hearing screening facility is mostly available to newborns brought...
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Abhiruchi Galhotra Preeti Sahu Source Type: research

Operational research in health-care settings
Rajesh Kunwar, VK SrivastavaIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(4):295-298 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rajesh Kunwar VK Srivastava Source Type: research

Non-fatal home injuries among the elderly in Tamil Nadu, India
Conclusion: The study reveals that nonfatal home injuries among elderly are an emerging public health problem, unintentional injuries contribute to the majority of the injuries, fall was the single largest contributor for all injuries among elderly. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Alex Joseph M Bagavandas Source Type: research

Antifungal efficacy of spice extracts against Candida albicans: An in vitro study
The objective of this study was (1) to evaluate the antifungal activity of black pepper, bay leaf, cinnamon, and cumin against C. albicans and (2) to determine the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of spice extracts against C. albicans. Materials and Methods: Spices obtained from the local market were dried and powdered. Solvent extracts were obtained by maceration with methanol followed by filtration and evaporation. The antifungal efficacy was assessed using cup-plate diffusion method followed by the determination of MIC by serial tube dilution technique. Statistical analysis was done using one-way analysis of varia...
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Pooja Latti Subramaniam Ramanarayanan GM Prashant Source Type: research

Emergence of fluconazole-resistant candida infections in diabetic foot ulcers: Implications for public health
Conclusions: High prevalence of fluconazole resistance is a potential cause of concern, and the rational use of this drug is important in the community. The above results could have an impact on public health, as fluconazole is one of the safest and effective oral antifungal agents available. The spread of resistance could have implications for its use in other situations including systemic fungal infections. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chankramath S Arun Priyanka Raju Vivek Lakshmanan Anil Kumar Arun Bal Harish Kumar Source Type: research

Intimate partner violence among ever-married women treated for depression at a rural health center in Bengaluru Urban District
Conclusion: Health education, involvement of self-help groups, and awareness programs are required to alleviate IPV. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Savan Sara Mathew Ramakrishna B Goud Johnson Pradeep Source Type: research

Prevalence and determinants of somatization and anxiety among adult women in an urban population in Kerala
Conclusion: Mental health services for urban women deserve immediate attention as the prevalence of somatization and anxiety is high. Hence, it is important to screen for somatization and anxiety among women with noncommunicable diseases. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Arjun Rajendra Babu Aswathy Sreedevi Alexander John Vijayakumar Krishnapillai Source Type: research

Impediments to optimal health-care utilization of a particularly vulnerable tribal group in Wayanad: A qualitative study
Conclusion: Acknowledgment of the sociocultural identity of the tribes, gaining their trust, proactive efforts from the government machinery, innovative context-specific programs, strategic partnerships and a departure from the “blame the victim” philosophy are key in the effort to provide services that meet the health-care needs of the tribes. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Hisham Moosan Antony Stanley Krishnapillai Vijayakumar AK Jayasree Tony Lawrence A Veena Source Type: research

Comparison of health-care utilization pattern and its correlates among the tribal and nontribal population of Kerala
Conclusions: The comparison of health-care utilization restricted to the domains of antenatal care, immunization services, and supplementary nutrition suggests that the tribal mothers and children had a relatively comparable utilization pattern in most of the indicators measured. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Hisham Moosan Antony Stanley Aslesh Ottapura Prabhakaran Krishnapillai Vijayakumar AK Jayasree Soumya Gopakumar Source Type: research

Barriers to healthy lifestyle among college-going students in a selected college in Bengaluru Urban district
Conclusions: Barriers to healthy lifestyle are common among adolescents and youth. The topmost barriers identified were stress- and diet-related barriers. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chitra Tomy Farah Naaz Fathima Savan Sara Mathew Avita Rose Johnson Source Type: research

Nutritional assessment of tribal women in Kainatty, Wayanad: A cross-sectional study
This study was done to assess the nutritional status and its associated factors among tribal women in the reproductive age group at Wayanad. Materials and Methods: A hospital-based cross-sectional study was carried out during January 2017 at Amrita Kripa Charitable Hospital in Kainatty, Wayanad. The minimum calculated sample size was 186. Using systematic random sampling, every third tribal woman in the age group of 15–49 years attending the general outpatient department as patient or bystander was interviewed using a pretested semi-structured questionnaire and examined for height, weight, body mass index, and pallor...
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sreelakshmi Mohandas K Amritesh Harsha Lais Sanjeev Vasudevan S Ajithakumari Source Type: research

Attitude of accredited social health activists towards creating awareness on oral cancer in rural community of Chikkaballapur district, Karnataka
Conclusion: The developed tool with good validity and reliability was used to assess the attitude of ASHAs. Their attitude was favorable to educate the community about OC and contribute in disease prevention. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: KM Shwetha K Ranganath K Pushpanjali Source Type: research

Prevalence and pattern of antibiotic self-medication practice in an urban population of Kerala, India: A cross-sectional study
Conclusion: Health education must be given to graduates and professionals, highlighting the problems due to antibiotic self-medication. With danger of antibiotic resistance developing, this is a major threat that has to be addressed urgently. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Aparna Rajendran Kiran George Kulirankal PS Rakesh Sobha George Source Type: research

Health promoting schools in Kerala, India
Conclusions: Despite the good health and social indicators in Kerala, there is a deficiency in schools promoting health of children. A coordinated effort by the government and the education system can convert existing schools into health promoting. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Heljo Padamadan Joseph Ramanarayanan Venkitachalam Joe Joseph Chandrashekar Janakiram Source Type: research

HIV related stigma and discrimination among people living with HIV/AIDS in Ernakulam District: A qualitative study
Conclusion: PLHA experience different forms of stigma and discrimination which have an adverse impact on their health. Behavior change communication initiatives for the community are required. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Leyanna Susan George Source Type: research

Prevalence and factors of urinary incontinence among postmenopausal women attending the obstetrics and gynecology outpatient service in a tertiary health care center in Kochi, Kerala
Conclusion: Stress incontinence was found to be the major type of urinary incontinence in the postmenopausal women. Those having history of chronic cough, prolonged duration of labor, and recurrent UTI should be screened regularly for urinary incontinence. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Aathira Kizhakkeveetil Ajith Amritha Rekha Sucharitha Duttagupta Vinita Murali Devraj Ramakrishnan Vijayakumar Krishnapillai Source Type: research

Oral health status and treatment needs of 12-year-old school children among urban and rural areas of Raichur Taluk, Karnataka, India
Conclusion: This study highlights the need for preventive and curative oral health services and should be made integral to other health programs. Oral health promotion strategies need to be implemented to improve the oral health of primary school children. Health education should be given regarding the prevention of dental caries by maintaining good oral hygiene. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sudarshan Kumar Chinna Arun Kumar Acharya Rashmi Chinna Source Type: research

Assessment of health facilities for airborne infection control practices and adherence to national airborne infection control guidelines: A study from Kerala, Southern India
Conclusion: There exist deficiencies in adherence to all components of NAIC guidelines including administrative, environmental, and use of personal protective equipment in both government and private hospitals in the state. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Arun Raj Devraj Ramakrishnan Carmel Regeela Mainu Thekkeveettil Thomas Amrita Das Mavila Midhun Rajiv Rakesh Purushothama Bhat Suseela Source Type: research

Impact of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on residents of Cochin corporation
Conclusion: The SBA did not have a significant impact on Cochin population due to existing good sanitation. Solid waste disposal is still a concern of the community. As far as, Kerala is concerned, it appears that the primary focus of SBA should be on Municipal Solid Waste Management. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Amrita Das Mavila Paul T Francis Source Type: research

Prevalence of depression among students of a dental tertiary care center in Kerala
Conclusion: It is high time we provide supportive programs and implement preventive measures to help professional students, especially those who are at higher risk of mental ill-health. Further studies need to be conducted to explore the academic reasons for depression. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Dhanya Raghunathan Devraj Ramakrishnan KV Iris Valsan Suchitra Ambika Source Type: research

A comparative study assessing sleep duration and associated factors among adolescents studying in different types of schools in an urban area of Kerala, India
Conclusion: Inadequate sleep duration and difference in sleep schedule during weekends were observed among adolescents, especially among private school students. Primary prevention approach aimed at spreading adequate awareness regarding the importance of sleep among students, parents, and teachers should be practiced. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Geethu Mathew Aby Dany Varghese Anoop Ivan Benjamin Source Type: research

Transgenerational preventive practices of diabetes mellitus type II patients attending a tertiary care hospital in Cochin, India
Conclusion: There is a need to educate the patients about the hereditary risk of developing DM type II to empower them to implement preventive practices in their households. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Paul T Francis Source Type: research

Relationship between dental caries experience and social capital among children & #8211; A pilot study
Conclusion: The social control domain (family members or neighbors actions that seek to correct deviant behavior) of SC was associated with caries experience of the children. Distal factors such as SC can influence the caries status of children. (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yeturu Sravan Kumar PS Rakesh Pentapati Kalyana-Chakravarthy S Vijay Kumar Source Type: research

From neglect to equity vis-a-vis noncommunicable diseases and neglected tropical diseases
Vijayakumar Krishnapillai, Aswathy Sreedevi, Devraj RamakrishnanIndian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(5):1-2 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vijayakumar Krishnapillai Aswathy Sreedevi Devraj Ramakrishnan Source Type: research

Health status of traffic police personnel in Brahmapur City
Indian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(3):293-293 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research

Prevalence of obesity among male adolescents in arar Saudi Arabia: Future risk of cardiovascular disease
Indian Journal of Community Medicine 2019 44(3):293-293 (Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine)
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - September 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research