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Summary Domestic spousal violence against women in developing countries like India, is now beginning to be recognized as a widespread health problem impeding development. This study aimed to exploreExpand
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Association between stigma, depression and quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA) in South India – a community based cross sectional study
BackgroundIndia has around 2.27 million adults living with HIV/AIDS who face several challenges in the medical management of their disease. Stigma, discrimination and psychosocial issues areExpand
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Spousal physical violence against women during pregnancy
Objective  To determine the prevalence of physical violence during pregnancy and the factors associated with it.
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Domestic violence and its mental health correlates in Indian women.
BACKGROUND Domestic spousal violence against women has far-reaching mental health implications. AIMS To determine the association of domestic spousal violence with poor mental health. METHOD In aExpand
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Development and initial validation of the Indian Takayasu Clinical Activity Score (ITAS2010).
OBJECTIVES There are no valid instruments to measure disease activity in Takayasu arteritis (TA). We aim to provide a valid measure to assess clinical disease activity with or without incorporatingExpand
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Community prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and human immunodeficiency virus infection in Tamil Nadu, India: a probability proportional to size cluster survey.
BACKGROUND Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and AIDS is threatening the survival of many nations. To evaluate ongoing interventional strategies and burden of illness estimates, valid dataExpand
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Risk factors for malnutrition in south Indian children.
Protein energy malnutrition is a major health problem in India and it affects the growth and development of young children. This study investigated the impact of hygiene, housing and sociodemographicExpand
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Survey of Physical Abuse during Pregnancy GMCH, Nagpur, India
Introduction: Domestic violence is a major health concern for women globally. Violence may commence or escalate during pregnancy and may be more frequent than obstetric complications e.g.Expand
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World studies of abuse in the family environment – risk factors for physical intimate partner violence
Objectives: To identify risk factors for physical intimate partner violence against women in Chile, India, Egypt and the Philippines Design: Population-based household survey Settings: Selected urbanExpand
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Seizure outcome in patients with a solitary cerebral cysticercus granuloma
Objective: To study the long-term seizure outcome and determine factors that predict recurrence of seizures following early withdrawal of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in patients with a solitaryExpand
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