Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal

Current issue: January 2017

Volume 23, issue 1, January 2017


Policy and programme evaluation: principles and objectives
Arash Rashidian

Research articles 

Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards standard precautions (SP) among caregivers at Hassan II University Teaching Hospital in Fes, Morocco
Moussa Benboubker, Boujemaa El Marnissi, Aziz Nhili, Karima El Rhazi

Health-seeking behaviour of people living with HIV/AIDS and their satisfaction with health services provided at a tertiary care hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
Abdul-Qadir Bhutto and Nighat Nis

Incidence and determinants of severity of unintentional injuries among students of private school in Dubai: a cross-sectional study
Ayesha Altheeb, Hamid Hussein, Waleed Al Faisal, Nusaiba AlBehandy, Nouf Alshareef and Ahmed Wasfy

Case report

Life-threatening haemolysis induced by henna in a Sudanese child with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Abdelmoneim Kheir, Israa Gaber, Sara Gafer and Wisal Ahmed


Medical errors in neonatal intensive care unit at Benha University Hospital, Egypt
Ahmed N. El-Shazly, Mahmoud A. Al-Azzouny, Doaa R. Soliman, Neveen T. Abed and Sameh S. Attia

Short communication

Burnout and sources of stress among medical residents at Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
Abdelhamid Afana, Jess Ghannam, Evelyn Y. Ho, Abdullatif Al-Khal, Banan Al-Arab and Carma L. Bylund

The capability approach: a guiding framework to improve population health and the attainment of the Sustainable Developmental Goals
Shela Akbar Ali Hirani and Solina Richter

WHO events addressing public health priorities 

Standardizing food composition tables, reflecting sugar, trans fat, saturated fat and salt contents

EMHJ reviewers’ panel, 2016

Guidelines for authors