Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 20 No. 2, 2014
Trilingual edition English/French/Arabic
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
Order Number    04502002
Price    CHF    20.00 / US$    24.00 Developing countries:    CHF    14.00
.     2014        74   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: Health in the post-2015 agenda: three considerations in moving forward; Framework for assessing stewardship of the oral health system in Islamic Republic of Iran; Patients? attitudes towards the role of dentists in tobacco cessation counselling after a brief and simple intervention; Attitudes of dental patients towards participation in research; Perceptions, attitudes, and practices towards research among resident physicians in training in Saudi Arabia; Quality of documentation of electronic medical information systems at primary health care units in Alexandria, Egypt; Capacity building of public health laboratories in Afghanistan: challenges and successes (2007?2011); Tuberculosis awareness in Gezira, Sudan: knowledge, attitude and practice case?control survey; Genotype characterization of occult hepatitis B virus strains among Egyptian chronic hepatitis C patients.