Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 19 No. 12, 2013
Trilingual edition English/French/Arabic
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
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.     2013        73   pages
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: Editorial: The diverse and rapidly growing HIV epidemic in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region: will countries succeed in their control?; Prevalence and determinants of condom utilization among people living with HIV/AIDS in Egypt;, High prevalence of HCV coinfection in HIV-infected individuals in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran; Knowledge of and attitudes towards sexual and reproductive health in adults in Shiraz: a need for further education; First evaluation of the serum level of anti-hepatitis B surface antigen after vaccination in Libya; Effect of chronic diseases of lifestyle knowledge on readiness for change among long-distance microbus drivers in Giza, Egypt; Lifetime and current waterpipe use among adolescents in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran; Overweight and obesity among Jordanian women and their social determinants; Overview of medical schools in the Eastern Mediterranean Region of the World Health Organization; Living arrangements of older adults in Lebanon: correlates of living with married children; Case report: Ascaris lumbricoides causing acute abdomen: a case report.