Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 19 No. 1, 2013
Trilingual edition English/French/Arabic
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
Order Number    04501901
Price    CHF    20.00 / US$    24.00 Developing countries:    CHF    14.00
.     2013        104   pages
Summary
The EMHJ was launched in 1995 as a peer-reviewed medical journal. Starting January 2010, the Journal has been given a new format and is now published monthly. The EMHJ serves as a forum for the dissemination of biomedical information through the publication of scientific research papers on a range of topics related to public health, with particular relevance to the Eastern Mediterranean Region.

In this month's issue: Implementing the essential medicine concept in the country with the highest GDP per capita in the world; Salmonella spp. in patients suffering from enteric fever and food poisoning in Thamar city, Yemen; Quality of the clinical laboratory department in a specialized hospital in Alexandria, Egypt ; Epidemiological characterization of P. aeruginosa isolates of intensive care units in Egypt and Saudi Arabia; Acute respiratory infection and malnutrition among children below 5 years of age in Erbil governorate, Iraq; Trends of skin cancer incidence in 6 geographical regions of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 2000-2005; Évaluation de la prise en charge des diabétiques par le médecin généraliste dans la province de Khouribga?(Maroc); Study of the effect of dietary counselling on the improvement of end-stage renal disease patients; Pattern of psychiatric illnesses among long-stay patients at Mental Health Hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia: a 10-year retrospective study; Dieting behaviours, obesity and predictors of dieting among female college students at Palestinian universities; Looking beyond legality: understanding the context of female sex workers in greater Cairo, Egypt; Domestic violence against women in Kersa, Oromia region, eastern Ethiopia; Effect of prenatal counselling on compliance and outcomes of teenage pregnancy; Compliance with haemodialysis practice guidelines in Egypt.