Indian Journal of Community Health

The Journal provides an avenue to medical scientists for publication of original research work so as to facilitate use of research for public health action. The scope of the Journal is broad. Original research articles are invited on public health, primary health care, epidemiology, health administration, health systems, health economics, health promotion, public health nutrition, communicable and non-communicable diseases, maternal and child health, occupational and environmental health, social and preventive medicine which have potential to promote evidence-based public health action. The Journal also include editorial, commentaries, perspectives, state of the art reviews, research briefs, policy and practice, reports from the field, public health classics, letters to the editor and book reviews.

Vol 28, No 3 (2016): Ahead of Print

Table of Contents


Mental health in India: Challenges ahead PDF
Surekha Kishore, Meenakshi Khapre 212-214

Review Article

Lower Socio-economic Status and Cardiovascular Disease: Role of Healthcare Facility and Policy in India PDF
Arti Singh, Shikha Dixit 215-221
The government policy related to sugar-sweetened beverages in Indonesia PDF
Mohamad Thahir Haning, Andi Imam Arundhana, Asry Dwi Muqni 222-227

Original Article

Does Women Empowerment Predict Contraceptive Use? A Study in a Rural Area of Hooghly District, West Bengal PDF
Aparajita Dasgupta Dasgupta, Kajari Bandyopadhyay, Lina Bandyopadhyay, Bobby Paul, Sitikantha Banerjee 228-235
Morbidity pattern and health seeking behavior in elderly population of Raipur City, Chhattisgarh, India PDF
Md. Alam Naushad, Nirmal Verma, Dhiraj Bhawnani, Meeta Jain, Tanu Anand, Laxmikant V. Umate 236-241
Extent of awareness and prevalence of adulteration in selected food items in rural Dehradun PDF
Ashok Kumar Srivastava, Jayanti Semwal, Deepshikha ., Shaili Vyas, Ruchi Juyal 242-247
Life style profile of High School students and its association with Body Mass Index in Nagpur city, Central India PDF
Shilpa Trilok Hajare, Aniruddha Ramdas Deoke, Prachi Ajeet Saoji 248-253
Essential determinants of Anaemia among children of Uttar Pradesh (India): Evidence from National Family Health Surveys PDF
Neha Mishra, Sarvesh Kumar, Khurshid Parveen 254-259
Diabetic foot wound care practices among patients visiting a tertiary care hospital in north India PDF
Samreen Khan, Anurag Srivastava, Khushboo Juneja, Reena Rani 260-268
Musculoskeletal problems among workers in a garment industry, at Tirupur, Tamil Nadu PDF
Sreesupria Purushothaman Ravichandran, Pankaj Badamilal Shah, Kannan Lakshminarayanan, Abinayaa Purushothaman Ravichandran 269-274
Prevalence of ocular morbidity in rural population of eastern Uttar Pradesh, India PDF
Anupama Kumar, Anil Kumar Srivastava, Mili Mishra, Vinod Kumar Srivastava 275-279

Short Article

Overweight and Obesity and its associated factors among high school students of Dibrugarh, Assam PDF
Ekta Gupta
Effectiveness of a ‘Short training in Teaching Methodology’ for entry level Medical Teachers. PDF
Alexander John, Teena Mary Joy, Nimitha Paul, Reshma Javed, Anu Sasidharan, Unnikrishnan K Menon
Health System Using Social Network to detect the Dengue infection in the specific region
vijay singh
Determinants of Post - partum contraception practices in urban slums of central Karnataka, India.
shubha bakkappa davalgi
Empirical probabilities of making (non)optimal choice of healthcare providers conditional on socio-economic status and time consumption in Hanoi, Vietnam PDF
Quan-Hoang Vuong


The Need to Address Social Adversities in Community Health PDF
Rohini Ruhil
Generalist Approach in Medicine: A Commentary on Perceived Need from Indian Perspective
ANKUR JOSHI, Saket Kale, Sameer Phadnis
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