Farhad Ahamed

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The increasing number of data centers is consuming significant power with an upward surge. Hence, to preserve such huge energy and operating cost of data centers, the cloud service providers consolidate Virtual Machines (VM) to minimize the number of active physical machines. However, lack of reliable security measurements and policy enforcement during the(More)
Urban population in India has increased from 17-31.16% between 1951 and 2011.(1) Transport sector in India is an extensive system comprising different modes of transport, but road transport is the dominant mode playing an important role in conveyance of goods and passengers and linking the centers of production, consumption and distribution. Road transport(More)
INTRODUCTION Disorders of menstruation are common problems among women. They have several psychological effects on women's health. AIM This study aimed to estimate prevalence of menstrual disorders, usage of sanitary pads and their determinants among married women in selected villages of rural Haryana. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross-sectional study was(More)
INTRODUCTION Acceptance rate of postpartum intrauterine contraceptive device (PPIUCD) offered through a public health approach is unknown. Our aim was to describe the acceptance rate, expulsion, and follow-up and factors associated with it when PPIUCD was offered to women delivering at two primary health centers (PHCs). METHODS We analyzed routine health(More)
BACKGROUND Rural areas pose challenges for motivating villagers to donate blood. We organized a blood donation camp in a rural setting by engaging multiple stakeholders. We examined the factors that influenced blood donation. METHODS Local level stakeholders were involved in planning of the camp. Mobilization of donors was attempted through intensive(More)
Anemia is major public health problem affecting 1.6 billion people worldwide. The poor compliance of iron supplementation remains main contributor for high prevalence of anemia. The current paper reviewed the effectiveness of direct observation of oral iron supplementation on anemia. A systematic search was performed through electronic databases and local(More)
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