About the Journal

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.

Current Issue

Vol. 35 No. 3 (2023)
Published: 2023-09-30


  • Role of Mass media & Academia in Disaster Resilience

    Manish Chaturvedi, Dheeraj Shah
    255 - 257
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.001

Review Article

  • Rabies elimination policy guidelines: Where do we stand?

    M Swathi Shenoy, Archismita Santra, Anjan Kumar Giri
    258 - 263
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.002

Original Article

  • Factors associated with Insomnia Severity Index among elderly participants

    Manasi Panda, Chirag Sandooja, Vinod Kumar, Jugal Kishore
    264 - 269
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.003
  • Prevalence and Pattern of Ocular morbidity amongst school going children in rural and urban areas of Aligarh

    Ziya Siddiqui, Neetu Singh, Adeeb Alam Khan, Ali Jafar Abedi, Atika Javed Siddiqui, Mohd Yasir Zubair
    270 - 275
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.004
  • Gauging the Motivation Level of Health Personnel of a Tertiary Care Hospital in District Dehradun

    Neha Sharma, Ravinder Saini, Jayanti Semwal, Shaili Vyas, Abhay Srivastava, Manish Chaturvedi
    276 - 284
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.005
  • Development and evaluation of a user friendly android application for advocacy of “Organ Donation” among residents of Western Rajasthan, 2022

    Shaivya Chauhan, Latika Nath Sinha, Anoop Singh Gurjar , Amandeep Semwal , Shashwat Singh Chauhan , Rishabh Kumar Singh , Satvik Srivastava
    285 - 291
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.006
  • Vitamin D and Calcium Levels among Women of Reproductive Age Group from Northern India

    Neetu Singh , Dileep Kumar, Anil Kumar Gupta, Sudhir Ramkishore Mishra, Ganesh Yadav, Mohit Kishore Srivastava
    292 - 296
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.007
  • Assessment of Organizational Role Stress among Health Care Workers working in Sub Health Centres of Raipur District Chhattisgarh

    Sanjeev Kumar Meshram, Nirmal Verma , Aditi Chandrakar, Monika Dengani, Shubhra A Agrawal, Mini Sharma
    297 - 302
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.008
  • Depression and associated risk factors among geriatrics population in field practice areas of tertiary care institution in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh

    Abhishek Kumar, Aman Kumar, Pradip Kharya, Rajat Kumar Pachauri, Aditi Singh, Komudi Sapru
    303 - 307
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.009
  • Attitudes, patterns and awareness on the use of self-medication and non-doctor prescription methods among undergraduate medical, nursing and physiotherapy students of a tertiary care setting in south Gujarat

    Sahil Singh, Divakar Balusamy, Anita Sinha, Mamtarani Verma, Dhairya Jain
    308 - 313
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.010
  • Prevalence of Sexually transmitted infections in females attending community health centres in the rural area of Dehradun, India

    Garima Mittal , Rajender Singh, Sangeeta Rawat, Barnali Kakati, Rahul Pal
    314 - 318
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.011
  • Prevalence of Depression and its determinants among undergraduate Medical college students in Salem, Tamil Nadu

    Suruthi Ramu, G Dhanasekar, Gautam Babu, Mohan Kumar, Jeevithan Shanmugam
    319 - 323
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.012
  • Work-Life Balance and Occupational Stress of the Non-Gazetted Central Reserve Police Force Jawans in Chandauli

    Gunjan Singh, Manushi Srivastava, Mona Srivastava, Ratan Kumar Srivastava, Priya Srivastava
    324 - 328
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.013
  • Factors influencing the choice of caesarean delivery and their satisfaction among pregnant women attending maternity hospital in Eastern Uttar Pradesh

    Imran Ahmed Khan, Harish Chandra Tiwari, Najma Malik
    329 - 333
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.014
  • An Epidemiological study on Depression among Rural & Urban Adolescent of Moradabad District, Uttar Pradesh

    Sudhir Kumar Gupta, Anish Prabhakar, Amit Kumar, Nawaid Arif, Sachin Singh Yadav, Shilpa Reddy Ganta
    334 - 338
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.015
  • Coverage and Quality of Maternal and Infant Health Services in Rural Area of District Kanpur Nagar

    Rajeev Rathore, Seema Nigam, Santosh Kumar Barman
    339 - 343
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.016
  • Occupational stress among community health workers in a rural field practice area of Belagavi

    Sriram T R, Rajesh Kulkarni, Asha Bellad, Abhinandan Wali
    344 - 347
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.017

Short Article

  • Knowledge, attitude, practice, and generation of electronic waste (e-waste) among students of health sciences in a private college in Pune

    Pranav S Kshtriya, Raghupathy Anchala
    348 - 353
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.018
  • Status of Anaemia amongst women in India: trend analysis of NFHS data

    Ishita Maji, Jaganjeet Kaur Randhawa, Disha Bakshi, Diksha Gautam, Sidharth Sekhar Mishra
    354 - 358
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.019
  • Burden of care on family caregivers of patients of gastrointestinal cancers in a tertiary care institute

    Mohit Sharma, Priyanka Devgun , Ashwin Sharma
    359 - 363
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.020


  • Unnat Bharat Abhiyan: An Opportunity to participate in a National Program to Implement & Complement Family Adoption Program for Holistic Rural development

    Juhi M Raut, Abhishek U Joshi
    364 - 366
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.021
  • Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene: A Global Imperative for Health

    Surekha Kishore, Venkatesh U, Shikhar Kishore Verma, Shival Kishore Verma, Parteek Walia
    367 - 371
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.022


Letter to Editor

  • A call for more nuanced approaches to understanding selfie use among medical students

    Parthkumar Devmurari
    385 - 386
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.025
  • Community Alcoholic - A Ticking Bomb

    Kajal Srivastava, Swati Ghoge, Ajaykumar Sahu, Hetal Rathod
    387 - 388
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2023.v35i03.026
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