Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 22 No. 1, 2016
Trilingual edition English/French/Arabic
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
EMRO
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
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.     2016        82   pages
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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: Ethics and health in WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean; Improved water and child health in Egypt: impact of interrupted water supply and storage of household water on the prevalence of diarrhoea; Relative inequalities in geographic distribution of health care resources in Kermanshah province, Islamic Republic of Iran; Meals served to hypertensive and cardiac inpatients in Jordan: comparison with WHO and NIH dietary guidelines; Prevalence of oro-dental anomalies among schoolchildren in Sana?a city, Yemen; Prévalence et facteurs associés au tabagisme parmi les étudiants de la ville de Sousse (Tunisie); Paediatric continuing medical education needs and preferences of UNRWA physicians in Jordan; Compiling comprehensive national health statistics in a fragmented health information system: lessons learned from Lebanon; Multidrug-resistant disseminated tuberculosis in a 9-month-old infant; Ethics in health practice and research: an EMR perspective; Work of the research ethics review committee in the Eastern Mediterranean Region; Health and the sustainable development agenda: enhancing the role of civil society organizations; Strengthening the role of public health associations in the Region; EMHJ Guidelines on Ethical Conduct and Publication of Health Research.