Death certificate data is used to monitor local, regional and national mortality trend and is helpful in improving public health as well as public safety. Accurate and reliable information about […]» Read more
Direct impact of COVID-19 pandemic on lives is almost well known to the world with gradual reporting of its various systemic effects from almost every country. But this disease doesn’t […]» Read more
One Health is a well-recognized concept; however, it has been at the fringe of most operational health policies rather than being the central theme. Although, global experts and policy makers […]» Read more
Primary health care and family physicians provide frontline care to the dermatology patients during the era of COVID-19: Recommendations and future directions.
COVID-19 has affected those disciplines where close contact is required and where there is no need for urgent care such as the field of dermatology. Due to the contagious nature […]» Read more
Psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare workers in India: An observational study.
The World Health Organization (WHO) in January 2020 declared outbreak of novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, an international public health emergency. It was stated that there was high COVID-19 spread risk […]» Read more
COVID-19 pandemic has involved nations and incapacitated the health systems globally. The pandemic preparedness has been tested with immense losses. Universal health coverage is needed more than ever to recuperate […]» Read more
Trends and clinico-epidemiological profile of COVID-19 patients at a designated COVID-19 hospital in Delhi, North India.
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) presents across a spectrum of signs and symptoms and shows clinico-epidemiological predilections (elderly, those with comorbidities). Delhi is among the highest burden states in India.To report […]» Read more
‘How COVID 19 imposed a new normal outlook in reproductive health care of patients, research, teaching and assessment’- Perspective of a Gynecologist.
With the frequently changing guidelines on Pregnancy care, management of obstetric patients remains a major challenge during COVID-19 Pandemic. The department of Obstetrics and Gynecology had a huge responsibility to […]» Read more
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has been declared as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization (WHO). During this phase of the health crisis posed by the […]» Read more
Access, utilization, perceived quality, and satisfaction with health services at Mohalla (Community) Clinics of Delhi, India.
The first Mohalla or Community clinic was set up in July 2015 in Delhi, India. Four hundred and eighty such clinics were set up in Delhi, since then. This review […]» Read more
A general term N95 Mask has been widely used by all including the health care personnel. It has been use incorrectly by all and it should be replaced with the […]» Read more
Attitude and practices related to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic among pregnant women attending family welfare clinic amid Phase-2 lock down.
The antenatal period is an important landmark where the services provided to mothers through antenatal care (ANC) checkups also act as a way for additional interventions influencing maternal and child […]» Read more
Characteristics and outcomes of 231 COVID-19 cases admitted at a tertiary facility in India: An observational cohort study.
Ongoing pandemic because of COVID-19 has spread across countries, with varied clinical features and severity. Awareness of clinical course among asymptomatic and symptomatology in symptomatic cases is essential for patients’ […]» Read more
Comparison between two different successful approaches to COVID-19 pandemic in India (Dharavi versus Kerala).
Various factors interplay when it comes to successful containment of pandemic. In last one year, we have witnessed various countries formulating and practicing their own unique ways to tackle coronavirus. […]» Read more
Continuum of care for non-communicable diseases during COVID-19 pandemic in rural India: A mixed methods study.
COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in disruption to routine health services delivery as strict lockdowns were implemented in India and health workforce redeployed for COVID-19 focused responses. We assess the perceptions […]» Read more
Control of COVID-19 has now become a critical issue for public health. Many ecological factors are proven to influence the transmission and survival of the virus. However, the association between […]» Read more
Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the elimination of hepatitis C virus in Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq: A retrospective cross-sectional study.
Infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a public health threat worldwide. The World Health Organization aims to eliminate HCV. However, the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has led to a […]» Read more
Mapping fear among doctors manning screening clinics for COVID19. Results from cloud based survey in Eastern parts of India.
As the number of cases of COVID19 from novel corona virus 2019 rises so are the number of deaths ensuing from it. Doctors have been in front in these calamitous […]» Read more
The outbreak of the new coronavirus in Wuhan, Chinese Hubei City (COV-2) was also known as COVID-19 and has spread to more than 213 countries, zones or territories worldwide, and […]» Read more
The outbreak Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory tract infection caused by a highly contagious and lethal beta coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which has spread fast to encroach the entire globe […]» Read more
SARS-CoV-2 is the third major coronavirus epidemic to affect humans. There had been multiple instances of patients turning positive after recovering from SARS-2-CoV infection. Though many different theories emerge, false […]» Read more
Preparing for a COVID-19 pandemic: Redefining roles of multidisciplinary team in a large tertiary hospital in Rajasthan.
Through this manuscript, we would like to share our experience with building a COVID hospital, allocating duties, planning and managing supplies during COVID-19 pandemic. This manuscript is prepared by the […]» Read more
A low-cost solution for converting existing stethoscope into tele-stethoscope in resource-constrained setting for COVID-19 pandemic.
In the present scenario of COVID-19, there has been a sudden surge in demand for tele- consultancy. Such measures require resources to support the system. Replacement of conventional equipment used […]» Read more
A case of psychogenic visual disturbance improved by staying at home after the declaration of a state of emergency in relation to the coronavirus disease.
The aim of this study is to report a 7-year-old girl with psychogenic visual disturbance that improved upon staying at home after the declaration of a state of emergency in […]» Read more
There are pressing issues that are plaguing healthcare systems across the world (especially in the lower-middle-income countries), which comprise low-quality care, affordability, accessibility, poor infrastructure, violence against healthcare personnel, deficiency […]» Read more
Does COVID-19 antibody serology testing correlate with disease severity? An analytical descriptive retrospective study.
To find out if there is any correlation between COVID-19 antibody serological testing and symptom severity.This study is a case series of 44 consecutive patients confirmed with COVID-19 who are […]» Read more
COVID-19 has exposed the fault lines of India’s public health system. The pandemic can be a useful window of opportunity to undertake public healthcare reforms that are long due. Such […]» Read more
The spread of COVID-19 pandemic poses a great challenge to health care organizations and unprecedented need for information. This study aims to identify possible factors causing delay and losing precious […]» Read more
COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most patients infected with the COVID-19 virus experience mild to moderate respiratory symptoms and heal without any special treatment. […]» Read more
Lack of a cure or vaccine of COVID-19 forced us to rely on public health interventions (PHIs) for combating the pandemic. The main objective of the study to assess the […]» Read more