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The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Prevalence and Severity of Internet Addiction: Current and Future Public Health Challenges

Rachid Belmasrour, Abdelmounaim Fillali, Naya Kendrick, Serene Stoudemire, Christian Clement, Illya Tietzel*, Mostafa Elaasar and Bashir M. Rezk*

Determinants of Non-Insurance in A-Duiem Administrative Unit, White Nile State, Sudan 2018

Samia Y. I. Habbani, Egbal A. B. A. Karaig*, Elfatih M. Malik, Sumaia M. Al-Fadil, Maisa El-Fadul, Siddik M. A. Shaheen, Nahid A. A. Gadir and Hashim Al-A. S. AbuZaid

Business and Investment Opportunities in Healthcare in Africa

Babatunde Omilola and N’doh A. Sanogo*

Epidemiological Profile of Hypertension, and Its Determinants Amongst Adult Patients in Cameroon: A Hospital-Based Study

Christine Fernande Nyangono Biyegue*, Pierre Mintom Medjo, William Dakam, Marthe Edwige Banini, Yvette Noume and Marie Modestine Kana Sop

Risk Behaviors for Proactive Health Promotion

Naiema Abdalla Wagialla*, Muna Hassan Mustafa, Amal Omer Bashir, Amani Elsayed Abdullah, Hind Amin Merghani, Eiman Mohamed Ibrahim Haj and Ahmed Mohammed Alamin Abdulmajid Abdulrahman

A Mixed Methods Evaluation of a Pilot Resilience Training Course on Stress Management

Shawn T. Mason*, Chun Wang, Raphaela O’ Day, Helen M.P. Scott, Jenn Lea, and Jennifer Turgiss

Patients’ Satisfaction with the Quality of Provided Services for Management of Hypertension in Public Primary Health Care Facilities, Sharg-Alneel Locality, Khartoum State, Sudan

Naiema Abdalla Wagialla*, Mustafa Khidir Mustafa Elnimeiri, Mohamed Osman Eltayeb Hassan, Asim Mohamedkhair Omer Alawad, Ali Elsiddig Omer Ahmed and Ahmed Mohammed Alamin Abdulmajid Abdulrahman

Urban Policies and Health in Developing Countries: The Case of Maputo (Mozambique) and Cochabamba (Bolivia)

Mireia Gascon*, David Rojas-Rueda, Sergio Torrico, Faustino Torrico, Maria N. Manaca, Antoni Plasència and Mark J. Nieuwenhuijsen

Teachers-Centred Distribution of Praziquantel to Control Schistosomiasis in Gezira State, Sudan

Elfatih Mohamed Malik*, Abdelhafiz H. Abdalla, Ali O. Babiker, Abbas S. Elmahi, Ahmed E. Abdalla, Samira Hamid, Salwa M. Elsanosi, Bakri Nour, Musab S. Elhag, Khalid A. Elmurdi, Ismaeldin M. Abdalla, Elnair Mubark, Hoida Abdalrhman Awadalkarim, Mamoun M. Ali Homeida and Alan Fenwick

The Importance of Open Access Journals in the Area of Public Health

Małgorzata Schlegel-Zawadzka* and Anna Prusak

Importance of Field Research

Nadira Sultana Kakoly*

Bromazolam, Commentary, Fake Xanax, Opioid misuse, peer reviewed

2024 Jan

Nelson J. Tiburcio* and Scarlett L. Baker
Word cloud of 100 most common five-letter

Expert report, Injuries and illness, Judicial system, Medical compensation, Medical disability, Original Research, peer reviewed, personal claims

2023 Dec

Vaikunthan Rajaratnam, Messrs K. Siladass and Sangeeta K. Singh*
The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Prevalence

COVID-19, Pandemic, peer reviewed, Public health, review

2023 Aug

Rachid Belmasrour, Abdelmounaim Fillali, Naya Kendrick, Serene Stoudemire, Christian Clement, Illya Tietzel*, Mostafa Elaasar and Bashir M. Rezk*

COVID-19, Misinfodemic, peer reviewed, review, Social determinants of health, Social media

2023 May

Robin Ashley* and Denise Rizzolo
From Tunnel Vision to a Brighter Future for Mining Workers, Communities, and the Environment (Created by Julie Heineman)

Australia, Human rights, Mining, peer reviewed, review, Workers’ health, Workers’ rights

2023 Mar

Farah M. Shroff*
Comparative Health Status of Women of Childbearing Age in Urban and Non-urban Communities in Malaysia

Health partnership, Healthcare, Malaysia, Original Research, peer reviewed, Rural health, Women’s health

2022 Sep

Sangeeta K. Singh, DH Fadil Azim and Warren Thomas*
Lessons Learned from Designing an Aeronautical Reconnaissance Coverage Geographic Information System Dashboard in the Geographic Information System-Naïve Environment to Fit the Spatial Epidemiology Study

Brief Research Report, Geographic information system, Hospital operations, International patient healthcare, peer reviewed, Spatial epidemiology

2022 Jun

Irina Angel*
Developing a Probit Regression Model for Estimating the Chance of Mortality for Coronavirus Disease-2019 Patients

COVID-19, Healthcare management, Mortality rate, peer reviewed, Retrospective Study

2021 Dec

Abbas Mahmoudabadi*
Assessing the Private Sector and Civil Society Engagement in Poliomyelitis Myelitis Vaccination among Internally Displaced People in Khartoum State, 2019

Civil societies, Original Research, peer reviewed, Poliomyelitis vaccination, Private sector

2021 Dec

Amira A. M. Salih*, Layla S. E. Abdeen, Amna S. M. Salih and Elfatih M. Malik
A Study on the Role of Public Health in Reducing the Abuse of Ambulance Services

Ambulance services, Emergency care pathway, Emergency medical services (EMS), Misuse of ambulance services, Original Research, Paramedic, peer reviewed, Public health, Scope of public health in EMS

2021 Nov

Yadgir A. M. D. I. Tanveer*

Antihypertensive medication, Hypertension control, Hypertension management, Original Research, peer reviewed

2021 Aug

Maha A. G. Magboul, Egbal A. B. A. Karaig* and Ibtisam A. Ali
Prevalence and Risk Factors of Low High-Density Lipoproteins-Cholesterol: An Analysis of the United States of America National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2015-2016

Cardiovascular diseases, HDL-C, NHANES, Observational Study, peer reviewed, Risk factors

2021 Jun

Tambe E. Akem* and Marianne Cuéllar

Attitudes, Community engagement, Health insurance, Intervention, Knowledge, Original Research, peer reviewed, Population coverage

2021 Apr

Samia Y. I. Habbani*, Egbal A. B. A. Karaig, Sumaia M. Al-Fadil, Maisa El-Fadul, Siddik M. A. Shaheen, Nahid A. A. Gadir, Hashim Al-Amin S. Abu Zaid and Elfatih M. Malik

Commentary, EHR, Implementation, peer reviewed, Physician, Physicians’ burnout

2021 Apr

Irina V. Angel*

Community integration, Critical incident technique, Occupational therapist, Older people, Original Research, peer reviewed, Qualitative study, Societal norms

2021 Jan

Yau Y. Hui, Nathan Vytialingam and Sangeeta K. Singh*

COVID-19, Elderly people, ESPEN, Food insecurity, Malnutrition, Mini Review, Nutritional risk, peer reviewed, Physical activity

2020 Oct

Małgorzata Schlegel-Zawadzka*
The Review on the European and the United States Healthcare Systems

American healthcare, Healthcare indexes, Healthy life, Healthy lifestyle, peer reviewed, review

2020 Aug

Andrew S. Targowski*

COVID-19 Pandemic, Developing Countries, Health System, peer reviewed, Preparedness and response, scoping review, Sub-Saharan Africa

2020 Aug

Ednah Madu*, Elfatih M. Malik, Sharath B. Nagaraja, Renu Tyagi and Gregory Fant

Attitudes, Health insurance, Knowledge, Non-insured, Original Research, peer reviewed, Population coverage, Sudan

2020 Jul

Samia Y. I. Habbani, Egbal A. B. A. Karaig*, Elfatih M. Malik, Sumaia M. Al-Fadil, Maisa El-Fadul, Siddik M. A. Shaheen, Nahid A. A. Gadir and Hashim Al-A. S. AbuZaid

COVID-19, Health disparities, Mini Review, minorities, peer reviewed

2020 Jun

Charlotte Jones-Burton, Kemi Olugemo and Judith R. Greener*
Targeting Bacterial Biofilms Using Probiotics and Medicinal Plant Taraxacum officinale (Dandelion) Extract: A Comparative Study

Bacteria, Biofilms, Extract, Original Research, peer reviewed, Public health, Quorum sensing

2020 Jun

Shruthi Aravindan*

Alcohol, Communities, Malaysia, Original Research, peer reviewed

2020 Apr

Sangeeta K. Singh*, Kwong H. Yap, Peter Natarajan, Pascale Allotey and Daniel Reidpath
Coronavirus Disease-2019 Response--Global Public Health Professionals Supporting Collaborative, Official, Organized Actions in Local Communities

Community Support, COVID-19, Global WHO Risk Assessment, peer reviewed, Prevention Strategies, Public health, Special Edition - Editorial

2020 Apr

Gregory Fant*, Elfatih M. Malik, Ednah Madu, Renu Tyagi and Sharath B. Nagaraja
In the Early Stages of Coronavirus Disease-2019: What It is, What Precautions to Take, and Why Social Distancing is Necessary

COVID-19, Pandemic, Precautions, SARS-CoV-2, Short Communication, Social Distancing

2020 Apr

Saima Huq* and Sarah Afework

Economic Development, Malnutrition, Non-communicable Diseases, Nutrition Security, Opinion, peer reviewed, Universal Health Coverage

2020 Mar

Babatunde Omilola and N’doh A. Sanogo*

Opinion

2020 Mar

Babatunde Omilola and N’doh A. Sanogo*
Public Health, Population Health, Population Health Management, and Describing a Role for Data Analytics: Ideas for Health System Administrators

Data analytics, Health system administration, peer reviewed, Population health, Population health management, Public health, Short Communication

2020 Feb

Gregory Fant*

Assessment, Chemicals, Dairy farms, Original Research, peer reviewed

2020 Jan

Haben Fesseha*, Saliman Aliye, Temesgen Kifle and Mesfin Mathewos
Degradation of Plastic Materials Using Microorganisms: A Review

Biodegradation, Hazard, Microorganisms, peer reviewed, Plastics, Pollution, review

2019 Dec

Haben Fesseha* and Fasil Abebe

Commentary, peer reviewed

2019 Nov

Srinivasan Govindaraj*

Accreditation, Athletic Trainer, Best practices, Injury prevention, Malpractice, Mini Review, Negligence, peer reviewed, Physical Therapists, Risk management

2019 Oct

Benito J. Velasquez*

Adherence or compliance, Blacks or African Americans, Original Research, peer reviewed

2019 Oct

Ednah Madu*, Kingsly Madu and William Jacobowitz

Body Mass Index (BMI), Bone quality index, BQI, Dietary trends, Fat percent, Nutritional Status, Original Research, peer reviewed, Physical activity

2019 May

Renu Tyagi*, Meenal Dhall, Mary Grace Tungdim, Peteneinuo Rülu and Satwanti Kapoor
U.S. Veteran Population Projections, 2015 through 2040: Implications for Health Planning and Monitoring Population Health Outcomes

Brief Report, Cohort-component method, Ecological design, Health planning, Managerial epidemiology, peer reviewed, Population pyramid, Secondary data

2019 May

Gregory Fant*

Cardiometabolic risk factors, Deido District Hospital, Hypertension, Original Research, peer reviewed

2019 May

Christine Fernande Nyangono Biyegue*, Pierre Mintom Medjo, William Dakam, Marthe Edwige Banini, Yvette Noume and Marie Modestine Kana Sop

Non-Communicable Disease (NCDs), Original Research, peer reviewed, Risk behaviors, Unhealthy diet

2019 May

Naiema Abdalla Wagialla*, Muna Hassan Mustafa, Amal Omer Bashir, Amani Elsayed Abdullah, Hind Amin Merghani, Eiman Mohamed Ibrahim Haj and Ahmed Mohammed Alamin Abdulmajid Abdulrahman
The Principles of Good Health Care in the U.S. in the 2020s

Case Study, Constitutional well-being, health care, peer reviewed

2019 Feb

Andrew Targowski*
A Mixed Methods Evaluation of a Pilot Resilience Training Course on Stress Management

Original Research, peer reviewed, Resilience, Stress, Wellbeing

2019 Jan

Shawn T. Mason*, Chun Wang, Raphaela O’ Day, Helen M.P. Scott, Jenn Lea, and Jennifer Turgiss

Burnout resilience, Mediation analysis, Original Research, Path analysis, peer reviewed

2018 Dec

William Jacobowitz*

Demographic factors, Hypertension, Original Research, Patient satisfaction, peer reviewed, Provided services, Waiting time

2018 Jul

Naiema Abdalla Wagialla*, Mustafa Khidir Mustafa Elnimeiri, Mohamed Osman Eltayeb Hassan, Asim Mohamedkhair Omer Alawad, Ali Elsiddig Omer Ahmed and Ahmed Mohammed Alamin Abdulmajid Abdulrahman
Identifying Children Potentially at Risk of Abuse at the Emergency Setting: A Qualitative Study on Healthcare Professionals

Child abuse and neglect, Emergency department, Healthcare professionals, Non-accidental injuries, Original Research, peer reviewed, Qualitative study

2018 Apr

Anne Noor Sri Juwaneeta Jamaludin*, Jennifer Anne Oxley and Quek Kia Fatt

peer reviewed, Premature ejaculation, Prevalence, Quality of life, Risk factors, Short Communication

2017 Sep

Quek Kia Fatt*

Adverse event, Cupping therapy, Empty cupping, Moving cupping;, Musculoskeletal condition, peer reviewed, review, Sports injury

2017 Jul

Erica L. Dalton* and Benito J. Velasquez

Access, Ethnicity, Frameworks, Health services, Methods, Original Research, peer reviewed

2017 Jun

Emmanuel Ngwakongnwi*
Patient Satisfaction with an Interprofessional Approach to Wound Care in Qatar

Interprofessional education, Original Research, peer reviewed, Qatar, Satisfaction, Wound care

2017 Jun

Shaikha Ali Al-Qahtani*, Kim A. Critchley and Emmanuel Ngwakongnwi

benefit system, Compensation, Hospital image, Organizational attractiveness, Original Research, peer reviewed

2017 Mar

Yu-Hua Yan and Chih-Ming Kung*

Body Mass Index (BMI), Children, Greece, Obesity, Original Research, Overweight, peer reviewed

2017 Feb

Anastasia-Evangelia Afthentopoulou, Vassiliki Kaioglou and Fotini Venetsanou*

International traveler, Malaria, Mini Review, peer reviewed, Pre-travel, Prophylaxis, Vaccination

2017 Feb

Androula Pavli and Helena C. Maltezou*

EuroPrevall, Focus groups, Original Research, Peanut allergy, Peanut consumption, peer reviewed

2017 Jan

Anna Prusak and Małgorzata Schlegel-Zawadzka*

Cardio-metabolic diseases, Mobile technology, peer reviewed, Smartphones, Systematic Review

2016 Dec

Amutha Ramadas* and Quek Kia Fatt

Hypertension, Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), Original Research, peer reviewed, Primary health care, Primary health care providers

2016 Oct

Naiema Abdalla Wagialla* and Mustafa Khidir Mustafa Elnimeiri

Compliance, ICU health care workers, Microbial findings, Original Research, peer reviewed

2016 Sep

Ikhlas Mohamed Hamed Elyas*, Abushadi Abdelfadeel Hassan and Adel Abu Elmaali Elsiddig

Editorial, Fatalities, GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council), Legislation and enforcement, peer reviewed, Road safety, Road traffic accidents

2016 Sep

Wesley M. Rohrer*

Brief Research Report, Childhood obesity, Community-based organizations, Health disparities, Health equity, Health policy, peer reviewed, Public health practice

2016 Aug

Lainie Rutkow*, Jessica C. Jones-Smith, Hannah J. Walters, Marguerite O’Hara and Sara N. Bleich
The Role of Familismo and Acculturation as Moderators of the Association Between Family Conflict and Substance Abuse on Latino Adult Males

Acculturation, Familismo, Family conflict, Latino males, Original Research, peer reviewed, Substance abuse treatment

2016 Jul

Roberto Lopez-Tamayo*, Alexa Seda and Leonard A. Jason
Implementation of Value Stream Mapping for Waste Elimination in Public Sectors: A Case Study at Emam Sajjad Clinic, Rasht, Iran

Emergency response, Hospital care system, Lean manufacturing, Original Research, peer reviewed, Simulation, Value-stream map

2016 Jul

Fateme Sedighi Fashtali, Mohsen Mohammadnoorbakhsh Langroudi and Abbas Mahmoudabadi*
Non-Communicable Diseases: A Major Problem Worldwide

Diseases, e-cigarettes, Lungs, Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), Opinion, peer reviewed, Smoking

2016 Apr

Quek Kia Fatt*
Urban Policies and Health in Developing Countries: The Case of Maputo (Mozambique) and Cochabamba (Bolivia)

Case Report, Development, Health impact assessment, peer reviewed, Transport, Urban

2016 Mar

Mireia Gascon*, David Rojas-Rueda, Sergio Torrico, Faustino Torrico, Maria N. Manaca, Antoni Plasència and Mark J. Nieuwenhuijsen

Dietary Behaviour Principles, Food allergy and intolerance, Haptens, peer reviewed, review, Standard Operating Procedures

2016 Mar

Radoslaw Śpiewak, Małgorzata Schlegel-Zawadzka* and Anna Prusak
Prader-Willi Syndrome: A Case Report

Case Report, Dental problems, Genetic disorder, Hyperphagia, Multidisciplinary care, Obesity, peer reviewed, Prader-Willi Syndrome

2016 Feb

Erika Tayal*, KR Indushekar, Bhavna G. Saraf, Neha Sheoran and Ashima Doda

peer reviewed, Praziquantel, Schistosomiasis, Short Communication, Sudan, Teacher-centred

2016 Feb

Elfatih Mohamed Malik*, Abdelhafiz H. Abdalla, Ali O. Babiker, Abbas S. Elmahi, Ahmed E. Abdalla, Samira Hamid, Salwa M. Elsanosi, Bakri Nour, Musab S. Elhag, Khalid A. Elmurdi, Ismaeldin M. Abdalla, Elnair Mubark, Hoida Abdalrhman Awadalkarim, Mamoun M. Ali Homeida and Alan Fenwick

Animals, Bushmeat, Ebola, Original Research, peer reviewed

2016 Feb

Jacob Mufunda*, Yustina Ndambakuwa, Davison Munodawafa and Aminata Kobie

Editorial

2016 Jan

Małgorzata Schlegel-Zawadzka* and Anna Prusak
Micropropagation Live Pharmacy for Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases Program: The Construction of a New Model Organic Food Production and Medical Plants in Urban Farms

Living pharmacy, Micropropagation, NCD, peer reviewed, Public health, Short Communication, Urban farm

2016 Jan

Neves C* and Penna TCV

Editorial

2015 Nov

Nadira Sultana Kakoly*

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