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 26, No 4 (2014)

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Table of Contents


Public health cadre in India: The need of the hour PDF
Chandra Mohan Singh Rawat 322-324

Review Article

Lifestyle and Non-Communicable Diseases: A double edged sword for future India PDF
Joy Kumar Chakma, Sanjay Gupta 325-332
Community Profiling. A Valuable Tool for Health Professionals PDF
Jasan Dannaway, Birinder Narang, Lyndal Trevena 333-337
Internship Training in Community Medicine – Need For Reorientation and Strengthening PDF
Subitha Lakshminarayanan, Pankaj Bhardwaj, J P Srivastava 338-342

Original Article

Immunization coverage among children in Al-Taizyah district, Taiz Governorate, Yemen PDF
Nabil Ahmed Al-Rabeei, Abdulsalam M Dallak, Arwa Ahmed Al-Fosail 343-348
Stroke care challenges in rural India: Awareness of causes, preventive measures and treatment options of stroke among the rural communities PDF
Kanaga Lakshmi, Kumaran Viswanath, Chan En Ze, Sam David Marconi, Sandeep Nathaniel David, Rita Caroline Isaac 349-355
Determinants of Choice of Healthcare Services Utilization: Empirical Evidence from India PDF
Dipanjan Kumar Dey, Vishal Mishra 356-363
Health and safety aspects of textile workers from Solapur (India) textile industries PDF
Rahul B Hiremath, Ruth Kattumuri, Bimlesh Kumar, Gurudevi R Hiremath 364-369
Gender inequalities in immunization of children in a rural population of Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh PDF
Ravindra Ahuja, Ambresh Chand Rajpurohit, Rajat Ahuja 370-373
Attitude about mental illness of health care providers and community leaders in rural Haryana, North India PDF
Harshal Ramesh Salve, Surendra Babu, Sanjay K Rai, Rajesh Sagar, Shashi Kant 374-378
Awareness and utilization of social security scheme and other government benefits by the elderly – A study in rural area of district Dehradun PDF
Ashok Kumar Srivastava, S D Kandpal 379-384
Socio- demographic correlates of overweight and obesity among adults in rural Meerut PDF
Shailendra Kumar, Sunil Kumar Garg, Jai Veer Singh, Manjula Bhatnagar, Harivansh Chopra, Shailendra Kumar Bajpai 385-389
Awareness and practices regarding needle stick injuries among nurses in a tertiary care hospital of Delhi PDF
Priyanka ., Anita Shankar Acharya, Jyoti Khandekar, Amit Sharma 390-395
Immunization status and childhood morbidities as determinants of PEM among under-five children in slums of Kanpur PDF
Neha Agarwal, Ram Pravesh Sharma, Suresh Chandra, Punit Varma, Tanu Midha, Seema Nigam 396-400
Evaluation of Uterine Biophysical Profile and to Assess its Role in Predicting Conception among Unexplained Primary Infertility Patients PDF
Pooja Gupta, Subrat Chandra, Amit Kaushik, Pankaj K Jain 401-405
An epidemiological comparative study of weight and height parameters for nutritional assessment of adolescents in a rural area of North India PDF
Khursheed Muzammil, Shailendra Kumar, Jai Veer Singh, Sanjeev Davey, Santosh Raghav, Rama Shankar 406-411
Hypertension and its risk factors among postmenopausal women in Delhi PDF
Nidhi Gupta, Vibha ., Jyoti Khandekar, Anju Jain, Sachin Gupta 412-416
A Study of Daily Living Dependency Status among Elderly in an Urban Slum area of Dehradun PDF
Puneet Ohri, Sudhir Kumar Gupta, Neha Upadhyai 417-422

Short Article

Determinants of family planning acceptance and changing social norms among the tribes of Tamil Nadu – A qualitative exploration PDF
Niranjan Yadav, Rajan R Patil 423-427
Assessment of knowledge and perception regarding male sterilization (Non-Scalpel Vasectomy) among community health workers in Jharkhand, India PDF
Swati Mahapatra, Chahat Narula, Chander Pal Thakur, Tapan Jyoti Kalita, Rakesh Mehra 428-433
Effectiveness of individual health education on the practice of dengue fever prevention in an urban area of Puducherry, India PDF
Suman Saurabh, Veerakumar A M, Kalaiselvi S, Palanivel C 434-437
Awareness of dengue fever among school children: a comparison between private and government schools PDF
Shivani Kalra, Jasbir Kaur, Suresh Kumar Sharma 438-442

Current Updates

Ebola Virus Disease – An Update PDF
Surekha Kishore, Richa Singh 443-445


Community participatory techniques: Have such techniques been able to make an impact PDF
Anika Sulania, Nazish Rasheed 446-447

Letter to Editor

Universal CAGE-WANT Questionnaire: “Think & Fill in the Suspect, Self-Assess and Screen! You May Need Help For, What You Have Filled In!” PDF
Deepak Gupta 448-449
Lifestyle measures for primary prevention of T2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) PDF
M S A Mansur Ahmed 450

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