Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 521

A mixed method approach for the assessment of demand creation intervention strategy for polio eradication on exclusive breast feeding in Northern Nigeria

January - March 2020 - Vol 12 Num. 1

The Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria introduced incentives such as sachets milk powder to increase demand for oral polio vaccine (OPV). This study assessed whether the milk encourages the use of breast milk substitutes thereby dis-incentivising exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) in children during the first six months of...

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January - March 2020

A mixed method approach for the assessment of demand creation intervention strategy for polio eradication on exclusive breast feeding in Northern Nigeria

Oladele Akogun, Omolola Olojede, Adedoyin Adesina and Sani Njobdi  

January - March 2020

Hypertension and associated factors in Atlantic region of Benin in 2015: A community-based study

Akoklannou Albert Houssou, Pauline Kiswendsida Yanogo, Jean Kaboré, Alexis Bokossa, Bernard Sawadogo, Simon Antara, Dismand Houinato, and Nicolas Meda,  

January - March 2020

Factors associated with low birth weight at Tchamba District Hospital, Togo: 2014 to 2016

Hamadi Assane, Pauline Kiswendsida Yanogo, Agballa Mebiny-Essoh Tchalla Abalo, Afiwa Wembo Halatoko, Mouchedou Abdoukarim Naba, Fadima Diallo, Abago Balaka, Toyi Tchamdja, Kossi Badziklou, Bernard Sawadogo, Simon Antara, André McKenzie, Djagadou Kodjo Agbéko, Balaka Bahoura, Messanvi Gbeassor, Mamadou Sawadogo, Nicolas Meda, and Laurent Ouedraogo  

January - March 2020

Survival and predictors of mortality from multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) among patients treated at MDR-TB Referal Hospitals in Ethiopia: A retrospective cohort study

Mulugeta Shegaze Shimbre, Tamiru Shibru Degaga, Sultan Hussen Hebo,  Zerihun Zerdo Tadele Girum and Teklu Teshome  

January - March 2020

Psychoactive substance: Determining its harmful and dependent use patterns and associated level of risks among high school students in Afar region, Ethiopia

Tariku Woldemikael Tekesa  

September 2014

Impact of environmental factors on the prevalence of autistic disorder after 1979

Theresa A. Deisher, Ngoc V. Doan, Angelica Omaiye, Kumiko Koyama and Sarah Bwabye

October 2014

Psychosocial wellbeing of orphan and vulnerable children at orphanages in Gondar Town, North West Ethiopia

  Sebsibe Tadesse, Fekadu Dereje and Molalign Belay

October 2014

Status of modern contraceptive use among married women in Debre Birhan District, Ethiopia

  Muluken Dessalegn, Sileshi Behailu, Maereg Wagnew and  Muluneh Yigzaw

October 2014

Formula for mid-age of incidence from age-specific prevalence of chronic disease and its application

  Koujirou Inoue

November 2014

Social determinants of health and inequity among people with disabilities: A Brazilian experience

Regina C. Fiorati  and Valeria M. C. Elui

October 2009

The use of intermittent preventive treatment with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in pregnancy in Ibadan, Nigeria: Implications for policy

Tongo O. Olukemi, Orimadegun Adebola Emmanuel and Akinyinka Olusegun Olusina

  • Article Number: 3EE33BB627

October 2009

Cyanobacteria and absence of cyanotoxins in a public water supply source

Ludmilla Santana Soares e Barros, Fagner Correia de Souza, Lúcia Helena Sipaúba Tavares and Luiz Augusto do Amaral

  • Article Number: C9B76DE654

October 2009

Determinants of knowledge and awareness about AIDS: Urban-rural differentials in Bangladesh

Mosiur Rahman

  • Article Number: EF0AB0C656

October 2009

Simplifying mathematical modelling to test intervention strategies for Chlamydia

Catherine Heffernan and Jacob A. Dunningham

  • Article Number: D1FC03C658

October 2009

Tracking of overweight among urban school children: A 4 years cohort study in Sousse Tunisia

Harrabi Imed, Maatoug Maaloul Jihene, Ben Hammouda Hamida, Gaha Rafika, Lazreg Fatma, Boussaadia Amel and Ghannem Hassen.

  • Article Number: 9B2EAF4659