Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal

Current issue: May 2015

Volume 21, issue 5, May 2015

Editorial

Paying tribute to health care workers on the frontline
Ala Alwan

Research articles

Predictors of adherence to antihypertensive medication in northern United Arab Emirates
R.J.K. Bader, F. Koprulu, N.A.G.M. Hassan, A.A.A. Ali and A.A. Elnour 

Cancer incidence appears to be rising in a small province in Islamic Republic of Iran: a population-based cohort study
M. Fararouei, Z. Parisai, M. Farahmand, R. Estakhrian Haghighi and M. Akbartabar Toori

Validation of the Arabic version of the SCOFF questionnaire for the screening of eating disorders
A. Aoun, J. Azzam, F. El Jabbour, S. Hlais, D. Daham, C. El Amm, K. Honein and P. Déchelotte 

Consommation de substances psychoactives des étudiants universitaires libanais : prévalence et facteurs associés
P. Salameh, S. Rachidi, A. Al-Hajje, S. Awada, K. Chouaib, N. Saleh  et W. Bawab 

Self-perception of personal oral health in Saudi population: a social media approach
I. AlShahrani, S. Tikare, R.A. Togoo, Y.H. AlAsere  and A.A. AlAsmari 

Short communication

État des lieux sanitaire et bucco-dentaire de la population gériatrique libanaise
N. El Osta, M. Hennequin, L. El Osta, N. Bou Abboud Naaman, N. Geahchan  et S. Tubert-Jeannin 

Case report

Cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis and glomerulonephritis associated with schistosomiasis: a case study
M.M. NasrAllah, H.H. Issa, A.A. Maher, T.A. Gheita and N.A. Osman

Letter to the editor

Considering traditional and folklore medicine in regional health systems

Invited review

Strategies to avert preventable mortality among mothers and children in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: new initiatives, new hope
N. Akseer, M. Kamali, S. Husain, M. Mirza, N. Bakhache and Z.A. Bhutta 

WHO events addressing public health priorities

Moving forward on salt and fat reduction in the Region