Public Health

  • Assessment The Role Of Motivation On Technicians And Teaching Assistants Performance In College Of Medical Technology In Derna City, Libya

    Assessment The Role Of Motivation On Technicians And Teaching Assistants Performance In College Of Medical Technology In Derna City, Libya Saria M. Arhaim1 Issa A.H Salim2, Azelden A.O Gtani3 Mohiaddin A. Sassi,1 Raga A. Elzahaf,1,4 1 Public Health Department, College of Medical Technology, Derna, Libya, 2 Higher institute of comprehensive occupation, Derna, 3 Saqr Alshark.Co Learning and Training, 4 MENA Research Group Background: Motivation is crucial for organizations to function; without motivation the organization would be less efficient. Objective: To…

  • A quasi experiment to implementing standard multimodal strategy to improve hand hygiene behavior in a healthcare facility in central Saudi Arabia

    A quasi experiment to implementing standard multimodal strategy to improve hand hygiene behavior in a healthcare facility in central Saudi Arabia Ashraf E. Saad,1 Al-Wasila T. Al-Natig,2 Mostafa M. Sadek,3,4 Raouf M. Afifi55,6 1Department of Preventive Medicine, Armed Forces Hospital at Wadi Al-Dawasir, KSA; 2Infection Prevention and Control Unit, Armed Forces Hospital at Wadi Al-Dawsir, KSA; 3Sadeklab Laboratories, Alexandria, Egypt, 4Microbiology and Public Health Department, Military Medical Academy, Formerly, Egypt. 5Community Health Research Institute, International Management-Health Services, Indianapolis, IN, USA,…

  • Risk Factors of Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension in Block Hazratbal of District Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir- a Prospective Longitudinal Study

    Risk Factors of Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension in Block Hazratbal of District Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir—-a Prospective Longitudinal Study Rouf Hussain Rather1, Umar Nazir1, Shazia Benazir2 ,S Mohammad Salim Khan3 1Demonstrator, Department of Community Medicine, Government Medical College, Karanagar Srinagar. 2Senior Resident at Department of Microbiology SKIMS Soura, Srinagar.3Professor and Head Department of Community Medicine, Govt. Medical College, Srinagar. INTRODUCTION:The term Pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) refers to a disorder of blood pressure that arises because of the state of pregnancy. PIH is…

  • Community Based Assessment of Bed Bug Infestation Status in Arba Minch Zuria Woreda, Southern Ethiopia

    Community Based Assessment of Bed Bug Infestation Status in Arba Minch Zuria Woreda, Southern Ethiopia Abate Waldetnasi*1, Araya Eukubay1, Jemal Mohammed1, Sileabat Aschalew2 1Ethipian Public Health Institutes, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 2South Omo zone Health Department, Jinka, Ethiopia Introduction: Bedbug infestations have become a serious problem in housing dueto their crawling and blood sucking activities. Objective: This study was aimed to assess the infestation status and public health importance of bed bug infestation in low income communities at household level. Methods:…

  • Change of pain threshold in patients with muscle disorder subjected to conservative treatment

    Change of pain threshold in patients with muscle disorder subjected to conservative treatment Gustavo Helder Vinholi Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) is a clinical syndrome that mainly affects the masticatory muscles and temporomandibular joints (TMJ). The manual palpation is the most used clinical method to evaluate the muscle pain and is considered an important part of the clinical examination. The pressure algometry is used to verify the initial threshold of…

  • Assessing the quality of the Acute Flaccid Paralysis surveillance system in Edo state, Nigeria 2017

    Assessing the quality of the Acute Flaccid Paralysis surveillance system in Edo state, Nigeria 2017 Ireye F1,  Bassey Enya B1, Walla H1, Onimisi A1, Okocha-Ejeko A1* , Onyibe R1, Sume G1, Braka F1, ,Bodeno E2, Ejiyere HO3 1World Health organization (WHO) Nigeria Country office, UN House, plot 617/618, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District, PMB 2861, Garki, Abuja, Nigeria. 2Community Health Dept. University Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria 3Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, Irrua, Edo State, Nigeria This paper…

  • Food/Drinking Water Contaminants/Adulterants in Bangladesh

    Food/Drinking Water Contaminants/Adulterants in Bangladesh AK Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh, Bangladesh Food adulteration and contamination is nothing new in this age. It is the consequence of modern civilization, people moving from places with altered social value and ethics, industrialization and rapid progression of economic activities. It is highly prominent in urban areas of many developed or underdeveloped countries and so is with in Dhaka city. Commercialism and business mind drive people toward such unethical activities knowingly…

  • Enigmatic Domination of Chemical Contaminants and Pollutants in the Measurable Life of Dhaka City

    Enigmatic Domination of Chemical Contaminants and Pollutants in the Measurable Life of Dhaka City AK Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh, Bangladesh Background Environmental pollution and food contamination are as old as the civilization itself. It is the result of the improvement of civilization, over usage of nature, industrialization and in certainty a cost for the advancement. It is exceedingly conspicuous in Dhaka city. Air pollution is chiefly because of the vehicle emanation, modern release and consuming of…

  • The Maternal Outcomes and its Determinants among Pregnant Women Complicated by Severe Preeclampsia at Hidar 11 Hospital

    The Maternal Outcomes and its Determinants among Pregnant Women Complicated by Severe Preeclampsia at Hidar 11 Hospital NIGUSS CHERIE1, AHMED MOHAMMED2 1Department of public health, Wollo University, Ethiopia 2Asayta Hospital, Afar, Ethiopia Background: Pre-eclampsia is one of the causes of maternal morbidity and mortality throughout the world. It is common problem in developing countries. This study was aimed to assess the maternal outcomes of severe pre-eclampsia among pregnant women admitedand managed at at Hidar 11 Hospital in 2018. Methods: A…

  • Prevalence and Risk Factors of Work Related Stress in the Medical Emergency Services in Douala, Cameroon

    Prevalence and Risk Factors of Work Related Stress in the Medical Emergency Services in Douala, Cameroon Leon Jules Owona Manga1, Adiogo Dieudonne2, Doumbe Jacques Narcisse3, Beye Beye Ii Buruce Charly4, Onana Ngassimi Marie-Mathilde5, Bonny Jean Sylvain6 1Senior Lecturer, Head of Public Health Department Faculty of Medecine and Pharmaceutical Sciences – University of Douala; 2Professor, Head of Biological Sciences Department Faculty of Medecine and Pharmaceutical Sciences – University of Douala; 3Senior Lecturer, Department of Clinical Sciencess, Faculty of Medecine and Pharmaceutical…