Government nod to commercial export of Covishield, Covaxin in view of sufficient stock
The government, earlier in October, had permitted the SII to export 10 lakh Covishield doses each to Nepal, Myanmar and Bangladesh under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Govt allows Serum Institute to export 50 lakh Covishield doses under COVAX to four nations
SII will commence Covid vaccine export under the COVAX programme from November 23 and Nepal will receive the first lot of Covishield on November 24. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health minister: Nepal to vaccinate all adults by mid-April
Nepal's health minister says it will be able to obtain enough vaccines to immunize all adults against COVID-19 by mid-April and is focusing on distributing doses in its mountainous areas (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Nepalese Superintendent in DR Congo is UN Woman Police Officer of the Year
A Nepalese peacekeeper serving in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was on Friday named the recipient of the UN Woman Police Officer of the Year Award.  (Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population)
Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population - November 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The association between marital violence and reproductive and sexual health outcomes of women: a multi-country study of South Asia - Kamal SMM, Ulas E.
In this study, we examined the relationship between marital violence(MV) and reproductive and sexual health outcomes of women of Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan. The lifetime MV inflicted by husbands on their wives was highest at 53% in Bangladesh, I... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

A qualitative study of perceptions of risk and protective factors for suicide among Bhutanese refugees - Meyerhoff J, Iyiewuare P, Mulder LA, Rohan KJ.
Over 100,000 ethnically Nepalese, "Lhotshampa," people experienced systematic oppression, disenfranchisement, and violence during the latter part of the 20(th) century. The Lhotshampa people were forced to flee their homes in southern Bhutan and enter refu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Road safety and heavy goods vehicle driving in LMICs: qualitative evidence from Nepal - Khadka A, Gautam P, Joshi E, Pilkington P, Parkin J, Joshi SK, Mytton J.
Background Heavy goods vehicle drivers are an influential driving population in Nepal, with over 90% of goods in the country are transported by road. Due to the time spent on the road, drivers have long periods of exposure to the risk of crash involvement... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Build Forward Fairer in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic
A view of the city of Bangkok, the capital of Thailand. Credit: UN News/Vibhu MishraBy Windi AriniJAKARTA, Oct 8 2021 (IPS) Cities have been epicentres of the COVID-19 pandemic since 2020. City authorities have been the frontlines responders—from running testing stations, to managing food distribution, to disposing of corpses. Yet they are often under-resourced, and their critical role in policy implementation is often overlooked. Now a growing movement of Human Rights Cities is charting the way forward through pandemic recovery plans to not only ‘build back better’ but also ‘build forward fairer.&...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Windi Arini Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

SII gets nod to send Covid vaccines to Nepal, Bangaldesh, Myanmar, bulk to AstraZeneca; Bharat Biotech to Iran
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on September 20 announced that India will resume export of surplus COVID-19 vaccines in the fourth quarter of 2021 under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme and to meet its commitment to the COVAX global pool. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Young Migrant Workers Bear Brunt of COVID-19 Pandemic
Research consultants Nandinchimeg Magsar (Mongolia), Sangeet Kayastha (Nepal), Anna Marie Alhambra (Philippines) and Dr Vazirov Jamshed (Tajikistan) briefed a webinar organised by APDA on the impact of COVID-19 on the youth. By Cecilia RussellJohannesburg, Sep 29 2021 (IPS) Most families in the Republic of Tajikistan were affected when economic migrants were caught up in the COVID-19 pandemic abroad, Dr Vazirov Jamshed, research consultant for Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD), told a webinar on the impact of the pandemic on youth. In a predominantly agriculturally driven economy, he s...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Development & Aid Health Humanitarian Emergencies Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations #AsiaPacific #Parliamentarians Youth Source Type: news

Man's penis started to rot after he got it stuck in a plastic bottle for TWO MONTHS
Doctors in Nepal had to use cable wire cutters to remove the strangulation device the man had attached to his shaft, which was swollen and covered with growths. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patterns and determinants of elephant attacks on humans in Nepal - Ram AK, Mondol S, Subedi N, Lamichhane BR, Baral HS, Natarajan L, Amin R, Pandav B.
Attacks on humans by Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) is an extreme form of human-elephant conflict. It is a serious issue in southern lowland Nepal where elephant-related human fatalities are higher than other wildlife. Detailed understanding of elephant ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Spectrum of diseases among neurosurgical patients in a tertiary care hospital of Nepal: a descriptive cross-sectional study - Devkota H, Khadka NK, Rokaya PK, Giri PK.
This study aims to determine neurosurgical cases in a tertiary care center teaching hospital situated in a remote area of Nepal. METH... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Development and evaluation of a community surveillance method for estimating deaths due to injuries in rural Nepal - Bhatta S, Mytton J, Joshi E, Bhatta S, Adhikari D, Manandhar SR, Joshi SK.
This study aimed to develop ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Guiding documents for disaster risk reduction and management in health care system of Nepal - Rijal S, Adhikari S, Shrestha A.
The incidence of disaster events has increased over the years. Nepal is vulnerable to various kinds of natural disasters especially earthquakes and floods and infectious disease outbreaks like Dengue and Covid-19 pneumonia. So, it is important to review an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Interpersonal violence during the CoViD-19 lockdown period in Nepal: a descriptive cross-sectional study - Ghimire C, Acharya S, Shrestha C, Kc P, Singh S, Sharma P.
INTRODUCTION: The government issued a country-wide lockdown in Nepal as a measure to curb the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. This has resulted in various difficult experiences which includes financial loss, separation from loved ones, grief, uncertainty over... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Bodies as urban infrastructure: gender, intimate infrastructures and slow infrastructural violence - Truelove Y, Ruszczyk HA.
Drawing from deep longitudinal and ethnographic work, this article interrogates a set of key relationships between bodies, gender and infrastructure in the context of understanding cities such as Bharatpur and Dhangadhi in Nepal as well as Delhi, India. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Statistical analysis of active fire remote sensing data: examples from South Asia - Devkota JU.
Active fires emit aerosols and greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. In this paper, the behavior of active fires over a period of 1  year in Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka is studied using spatial statistics. In these countries, these fires are mainly forest a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Epidemiology of paediatric injuries in Nepal: evidence from emergency department injury surveillance - Magnus D, Bhatta S, Mytton J, Joshi E, Bhatta S, Manandhar S, Joshi S.
BACKGROUND: Globally, injuries cause>5 million deaths annually and children and young people are particularly vulnerable. Injuries are the leading cause of death in people aged 5-24 years and a leading cause of disability. In most low-income and middle-in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Indians Could Live 5.6 Years Longer With Cleaner Air
Cleaning up the region's toxic air would increase life expectancy by 5.6 years in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal, according to the latest report by researchers at the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC). (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Disha Shetty, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

The last mile: flood risk communication for better preparedness in Nepal - Shrestha MS, Gurung MB, Khadgi VR, Wagle N, Banarjee S, Sherchan U, Parajuli B, Mishra A.
Over the last decade, several flood early warning systems have been established in Nepal, helping reduce the number of people affected and killed by floods. However, there are still challenges in communicating flood warning to the most vulnerable. The unav... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Africa: UAE Lifts Covid-19 Transit Travel Ban On Nigeria, Uganda, Others
[Vanguard] The United Arab Emirates, UAE, today, announced that with effect from Thursday passengers on transit flights from Nigeria, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Uganda can now enter UAE. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The role of social capital in disaster resilience in remote communities after the 2015 Nepal earthquake - Panday S, Rushton S, Karki J, Balen J, Barnes A.
Social capital is widely regarded as a key element in recovery from and resilience to disasters. Yet, little attention has been paid to the specificities of what supports or undermines remote rural communities' social capital in disasters. Here, we examine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

"Females are always dominated and disregarded by males, just because they are female": the continuation of patriarchal norms for young trafficked women in Nepal - Ong T, Mellor D, Chettri S.
This article provides insights into the cultural aspects of sexual violence against young women trafficked into the sex industry in Nepal. Participant observation, participatory clay body mapping workshops and group interviews using photography were used t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Civil Society Leading Covid-19 Mask Campaign in South Asia – Podcast
Civil society leading Covid-19 mask campaign in South AsiaBy Marty LoganKATHMANDU, Jul 30 2021 (IPS) Footage of flames engulfing bodies at makeshift funeral pyres and stories of people dying in cars as drivers desperately raced from hospital to hospital seeking a bed. These scenes marked the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in India just months ago. Nepal was similarly walloped: staff turned away people at intensive care units and patients attached to oxygen cylinders were being treated in parking lots. Other South Asian countries were less affected but overall Covid-19 has officially killed 450,000 people in the regio...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Marty Logan Tags: Civil Society Headlines Health Multimedia Podcast TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

SOM-led initiative promoting masks in developing world draws major support
A Yale SOM research-based initiative called NORM has given birth to mask-wearing campaigns in Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, India, and parts of Latin America. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 29, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Effect of COVID-19 related national lockdown on suicide in Nepal: a comparative analysis of suicidal reports of major national newspaper - Singh R, Mahato S, Basnet P, Bista K, Karki R, Arafat SMY.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Study on prevalence of suicidal ideation and risk factors of suicide among patients visiting psychiatric OPD at Shree Birendra Hospital, Kathmandu Nepal - Katuwal N, Shrestha DB, Adhikari SP, Oli PR, Budhathoki P, Amatya R, Pradhan M, Adhikari B.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide is a global public health issue. Several environmental, psychosocial, behavioral factors along with physical, sexual, and emotional abuse have been associated with suicidal ideation and attempts. Childhood physical, sexual abuse, and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Insight and challenges: mental health services in Nepal - Rai Y, Gurung D, Gautam K.
This paper describes the current state of mental health services in Nepal and reflects on the significant changes over the past decade. The main challenges to overcome are proper implementation of community-based services, the high suicide rate, stigma of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Need for the Creation of a Real National Public Health System in Nepal
As Nepal faces breaking point amidst its worst COVID-19 outbreak, the United Nations and its partners launched in May 2021 the Nepal Covid-19 Response Plan calling for US$ 83.7 million to mobilize an emergency response over the next three months to assist 750,000 of the most vulnerable people affected by the pandemic. The plan was endorsed by the Nepal Humanitarian Country Team and the Government of Nepal’s COVID-19 Crisis Management Centre and lays out critical areas of support required to complement the Government of Nepal’s response efforts. Credit: World Health Organization (WHO) By Simone GalimbertiKATHMAN...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Simone Galimberti Tags: Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Featured Gender Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Shortages Reveal Low Priority of Women ’s Health in Nepal
Chiring Tamang holds the family’s new baby while his wife Priya looks on. She delivered the girl at home in their village in Nepal’s Sindhupalchowk district in February 2021. Credit: Marty Logan / IPSBy Marty LoganKathmandu, Nepal, Jul 21 2021 (IPS) One year after Nepal’s Ministry of Health (MoH) appealed to international organisations in the country to urgently supply a drug used to stop excessive bleeding after childbirth, a UN agency has delivered $1 million worth of contraceptives to prevent another shortage. The 1.6 million cycles of oral contraceptive pills and 776,000 units of injectable contracep...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Marty Logan Tags: Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Featured Gender Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity TerraViva United Nations Women's Health contraceptives UNFPA United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Source Type: news

Impact of implementation of the national institute for health and clinical excellence (NICE) head injury guideline in a tertiary care center emergency department: a pre and post-intervention study - Pradhan P, Pradhan A, Shrestha AP, Shrestha A, Paudel RC, Shrestha R.
INTRODUCTION: Head injury, a common presentation to the emergency department (ED), is a substantial problem in developing countries like Nepal. The current national institute for health and clinical excellence (NICE) guideline revised in January 2014 focus... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gender-sensitive school environment and bullying victimization among adolescent girls: a multilevel study in Nepal - Bergenfeld I, Clark CJ, Khan Z, Jackson EC, Yount KM.
BACKGROUND: Bullying is an understudied global social problem. While school-level factors are a recognized influence on bullying victimization, the elements of a 'girl-friendly' school that may reduce the risk of bullying victimization among girls and prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

US doses arrive as Nepal struggles to vaccinate population
A shipment of 1.5 million doses of Johnson and Johnson vaccine donated by the United States has arrived in Nepal, which is struggling to inoculate its population against the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Witchcraft allegations and untouchability as forms of violence upon women in Nepal: A 7-year study - Nepal S, Atreya A, Nepal B, Shah R, Dhital R, Aryal S.
The Nepalese constitution guarantees equal rights to both men and women regardless of caste, race, or ethnicity. However, the centuries-old superstitious practice of caste-based hierarchy in the Hindu community and discrimination against people of lower ca... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Geospatial assessment of floods in western Nepal - Subedi S, Kafle G, Tripathi S.
Floods are major problems, and their coexistence poses a potent threat, which cannot be eradicated but has to be managed. Extreme affects untold numbers of people, taxing economies, disrupting food production, creating unrest, and prompting migrations. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Perceived risk factors for suicide among Nepalese migrant workers in South Korea - Atteraya MS, Ebrahim NB, Gnawali S.
(1) Background: In South Korea, far from their homeland, Nepalese migrant workers often face tremendous challenges. The most severe outcome for migrant workers is death by suicide-a major cause of premature death among migrant workers. Nevertheless, in the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

WHO calls for lower prices on Gilead drug for Covid-linked black fungus
Cases of the deadly infection have soared among coronavirus patients in India and Nepal (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

WHO calls for lowers prices on Gilead drug for Covid-linked black fungus
Cases of the deadly infection have soared among coronavirus patients in India and Nepal (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Enabling journalists to contribute to the road safety system: experience from Nepal [conference abstract] - Pant PR, Dahal S, Krishnaswamy K, Joshi SK, Mytton J.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 3C.006 Context There are daily media/news reports of road traffic crashes in Nepal mostly focusing on the number of people killed or injured. Few consider the causes, impa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Insights into home and workplace injuries in Nepal: a qualitative study [conference abstract] - Joshi E.
This study explored perceptions of injury risk at home and wo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Community-level estimates of death due to injuries in Makwanpur district, Nepal [conference abstract] - Bhatta S, Mytton J, Adhikari D, Manandhar SR, Joshi E, Bhatta S, Joshi SK.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # P4.011 Background Availability of injury related mortality data can play a vital role in planning health services for injury prevention and monitoring progress towards Sus... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The epidemiology of home and workplace injuries in Nepal: a household survey [conference abstract] - Deave T, Pant P, Manandhar SR, Adhikari D, Joshi E, Joshi S, Mytton J.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 3F.005 Background Unintentional Injuries comprise the fifth leading cause of death in Nepal in 2017, an increase of 23% compared to 1990. In Nepal, there is minimal commun... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Status of Nepal's legislation for injury prevention and control: a critical review [conference abstract] - Pant PR, Dangi A, Dharel M, Bhatta W, Joshi SK, Mytton J.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 4C.003 Background A number of sustainable development goals (i.e. SDGs 3, 8, 11 and 16) can be addressed by reducing injuries and incorporating injury prevention into nati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-crash trauma care: first-responder training for the traffic police in Makwanpur, Nepal [conference abstract] - Smart G, Banstola A, Raut R, Ghimire K, Joshi E, Joshi SK, Mytton J.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 3D.001 Context Road crashes are the 7th leading cause of mortality in Nepal, but there are poorly developed nationwide emergency medical services. Contributing to achievin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology of injuries among in-patients in Nepal: a secondary data analysis [conference abstract] - Pandey B, Mytton J, Bray I, Joshi S.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 5E.003 Background Injuries are an important public health issue in Nepal, contributing significantly to the burden of morbidity and mortality. There is no injury surveilla... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Potential rapist in Nepal punished by his family with attempted bobbittectomy - Atreya A, Baral S, Menezes RG, Thapa N, Budha BB, Karki K.
We report a rare case from Nepal where an elderly man who allegedly committed ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Pushing for the same thing on the same set of tracks: a qualitative study exploring the anti-trafficking response in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh - Burns CJ, Chen K, Stoklosa H.
BACKGROUND: Human trafficking is a critical public health issue particularly pervasive in the Indian states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh (UP), which share a border with Nepal. Many NGOs are participating in prevention, protection, prosecution, and capacity b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Burden of suicide in Nepal: an analysis of police records [conference abstract] - Silwal BS, Pant PR, Gurung YB.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 2E.003 Background Suicide is a complex human behaviour which might be initiated with an onset of psychic pain. It is the leading cause of unnatural deaths in Nepal, and th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Experience using REDCap in injury prevention research, Nepal [conference abstract] - Bhatta S, Joshi P, Joshi E, Joshi SK.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # P4.016 Context Nepal Injury Research Centre (NIRC) is dedicated to injury-related studies in Nepal. One of the key objectives of NIRC is to conduct standardized research a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news