Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal

Current issue: December 2017

Volume 23, issue 12, December 2017


Improving evidence informed policy-making for health in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Arash Rashidian, Ahmed Mandil and Jaouad Mahjour

Research articles 

Independent prescription of medicines and diagnostic test advice by final year medical students in Punjab
Kashif Aziz, Hafiz M. Aeymon and Saba Batool

Challenges impeding integration of oral health into primary health care
Zahra Ghorbani, Mina Pakkhesal, Shahnam Arshi, Mohammad J. Eghbal, Marzieh Deghatipour, Marc Tennant and H. Malekafzali Ardakani

Caractérisation génétique du sous-groupe Maculipennis (Diptera : Culicidae) au Maroc : un outil fondamental pour lutter contre le paludisme
Bouchra Trari et Mohamed Dakki

Assessment of the quality of life in patients on haemodialysis in Iraq
Safauldeen A. Alhajim

Trend and seroprevalence of Epstein–Barr virus in Bahrain: 2001–2015
Eman Farid and Mohammed Al-Biltagi

Investigation of breastfeeding training based on BASNEF model on the intensity of postpartum blues
Marzieh Akbarzadeh, Sima Kiani Rad, Marzieh Moattari and Najaf Zare

Changes in dietary habits and physical activity and status of metabolic syndrome among expatriates in Saudi Arabia
Rasmieh A. Alzeidan, Fatemeh Rabiee, Ahmed A. Mandil, Ahmad S. Hersi and Anhar A. Ullah

Réflexions éthiques sur le principe de l’autonomie du patient
Marianne Bracconi, Christian Hervé et Philippe Pirnay

Evaluation of vaccination efficiency against HBV among Syrian multitransfused patients


The forgotten history of pre-modern epidemiology: contribution of Ibn An-Nafis in the Islamic golden era
Ghazi Kayali

WHO events addressing public health priorities

Redesigning the integrated approach to child health in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals