World Journal of Public Health

Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2020

  • Prevalence of Anemia and Associated Factor Among Pregnant Women Attending Ante Natal Care in Arba Minch Public Health Institutions, South Ethiopia

    Bekele Gutema Waye, Abenet Menene Gurara, Kaleab Sebsibe Awoke

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 76-83
    Received: 26 August 2020
    Accepted: 10 September 2020
    Published: 30 October 2020
    Abstract: Anemia is a global public health problem affecting both developing and developed countries with major consequences for human health as well as social and economic development. It occurs at all stages of the life cycle, but is more prevalent in pregnant women. The highest prevalence of anemia among pregnant women in the developing world is due to it... Show More
  • An Assessment of the Level of Knowledge and Compliance with Infection Prevention and Control Standards Among Nurses in the Northern Regional Hospital

    Shamsu-Deen Ziblim, Sufyan Bakuri Suara, Mohammed Mutaru Tahiru

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 84-88
    Received: 18 October 2020
    Accepted: 30 October 2020
    Published: 9 November 2020
    Abstract: Background: Nosocomial infections are associated with a high risk of morbidity and mortality among hospitalized clients. They also predispose health care workers to an increased risk of infections. However, information on knowledge of infection prevention and control is scarce in Northern Ghana. Therefore, the objective of the study was to assess t... Show More
  • A Technique of Modeling in Public Health Research and Development

    Phongpisanu Boonda

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 89-98
    Received: 17 June 2020
    Accepted: 8 August 2020
    Published: 27 November 2020
    Abstract: Before quasi-experimental in public health research and development (R&D) modeling is step 2 of the main steps of doing R&D in public health include Step 1: Studying Situations, Problems, and Needs, Step 2: Creating and Auditing Innovation, Step 3: Experimenting and Studying Results of using Innovation, and Step 4: Assessing and Improving Innovatio... Show More
  • Casteism Among Indian Doctors: A Critical Review

    Arindaam Arjunrao Pol

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 99-104
    Received: 17 November 2020
    Accepted: 3 December 2020
    Published: 8 December 2020
    Abstract: In India, caste-based differentiation is directly related to the socio-economic and socio-cultural status of an individual. In the past studies have shown that people's health outcomes are related to their social group and position in the social gradient. India has witnessed the suicide of promising doctors who were alleged to bullying because of t... Show More