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World health organization releases global priority list of antibiotic-resistant bacteria to guide research, discovery, and development of new antibiotics
Coordinating group: Y. Carmeli, Tel Aviv University, Israel; S. Harbarth, University of Geneva, Switzerland; G. Kahlmeter, University of Uppsala, Sweden; J. Kluytmans, University Medical CenterExpand
Role of self-care in management of diabetes mellitus
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic progressive metabolic disorder characterized by hyperglycemia mainly due to absolute (Type 1 DM) or relative (Type 2 DM) deficiency of insulin hormone. WorldExpand
A Study of Spousal Domestic Violence in an Urban Slum of Mumbai
Background: Gender-based violence is recognized as a major issue on international human rights agenda. Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, yet the problem is often overlooked, excused,Expand
Evaluation of trained Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers regarding their knowledge, attitude and practices about child health.
INTRODUCTION In India, with the introduction of Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) from 2005 to 2006, utilization of healthcare servicesExpand
Self Breast Examination: A Tool for Early Diagnosis of Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is a global health concern and a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among women. It has been identified as a major public health problem in both developed and developing nationsExpand
Utility of kangaroo mother care in preterm and low birthweight infants
Abstract Preterm birth (< 37 completed weeks of gestation) is the largest direct cause of neonatal mortality, accounting for an estimated 27% of the 4-million neonatal deaths every year. KangarooExpand
Build it - Will They Come?: A Study of the Adoption of Mobile Financial Services by Low Income Clients in South Africa
  • P. Shrivastava
  • Computer Science, Economics
  • J. Electron. Commer. Organ.
  • 1 July 2010
In this paper, the author proposes a framework to empirically test the attitudes of customers toward mobile financial services via a control group conducted in 2008 using Luarn and Lin's 2005 mobile banking adoption model. Expand
Mainstreaming of Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy with the health care delivery system in India
India has a population of 1.21 billion people and there is a high degree of socio-cultural, linguistic, and demographic heterogeneity. There is a limited number of health care professionals,Expand
The Determinants and Scope of Public Health Interventions to Tackle the Global Problem of Hypertension
Background: Hypertension is a significant public health concern of world-wide distribution and is also the most common cardiovascular disease risk factor. Adequate control of blood pressure is aExpand