Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene

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Vol. 62 No. 4 (2021)
Published January 4, 2022

The Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene (JPMH) is an international, multidisciplinary, open-access, peer-reviewed journal published on a three-monthly basis and covers the fields of Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health. The Journal has been publishing original articles, reviews, editorials, letters and proceedings of symposia and conferences since 1960. Systematic reviews of topics relevant to the journal’s aim are highly welcome. Scientific validity, methodological soundness, originality and advances in the field of Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health are a key acceptance criterion. For further information, please check our Section Policies.

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COVID-19

Dr. Milko Zanini, Dr. Gianluca Catania, Professor Mark Hayter, Dr. Nicoletta Dasso, Dr. Giulia Ottonello, Dr. Giuseppe Aleo, Professor Loredana Sasso, Professor Annamaria Bagnasco
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Italian nurses' COVID-19 experiences from mass media interviews: a qualitative study
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2024
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Isis Mossad, Samia Girgis, Moshira Halim, Ihab Shehad, Ihab Shehad, Wafaa Hussein, Ahmed Ahmed Abdel-Aziz, Ahmed Ahmed Abdel-Aziz, Ayman Saleh, Ayman Saleh, Ashraf Omar, Mahmoud El-Metini, Mahmoud El-Metini
E802
Investigation of a COVID-19 outbreak in a University Cardio-Thoracic Hospital in Cairo: exploration of the risk to healthcare workers and patients
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2102
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Fatemeh Rezaei, Mousa Ghelichi -Ghojogh, Abdolrasool Hemmati, Haleh Ghaem, Alireza Mirahmadizadeh
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Risk factors for COVID-19 severity and mortality among inpatients in Southern Iran
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2130
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Tahereh Ghotbi, Javad Salami, Ehsan Allah Kalteh, Mousa Ghelichi-Ghojogh
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Self-management of patients with chronic diseases during COVID 1: a narrative review: Self-management of patients with chronic diseases
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2132
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OSAHON ENABULELE
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COVID-19 pandemic: an assessment of the risk perception and practice of precautionary measures amongst a group of primary care workers in Nigeria
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2145
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Mona Ashoor, Saad Alshammari, Fahad Alzahrani, Noorah Almulhem, Zaid Almubarak, Ali Alhayek, Ahmed Alrahim, Abdullah Alardhi
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Knowledge and practice of protective personal equipment (PPE) among health care providers in Saudi Arabia during the early stages of COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2177
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Mohammad Kazem Rahimi Zarchi, Tahereh Shafaghat, Seyed Masood Mousavi, Faezeh Ebadi, Roohollah Askari, Mohammad Ranjbar
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Explaining the Challenges of the Iranian Health System in Fighting the Covid-19 Pandemic: a qualitative study
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2230
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Habibollah Azarbakhsh
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Epidemiological characteristics and outcomes of COVID-19 in asymptomatic versus symptomatic patients
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2254
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Mohd Saleem Sheikh, Sheikh Shoib, Rishika Dey, Hafsa M Gundroo, Ilham Zaidi
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Lessons learnt from alcoholism and substance use disorders (SUDs) during the COVID-19 pandemic in India.: Alcoholism and substance use disorders (SUDs) during the COVID-19 pandemic
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2256
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Matteo Astengo, Federico Tassinari, Chiara Paganino, Simona Simonetti, Domenico Gallo, Daniela Amicizia, Andrea Orsi, Giancarlo Icardi, Filippo Ansaldi
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Weight of risk factors for mortality and short-term mortality displacement during the COVID-19 pandemic.
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2269
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Environmental Hygiene

Nadzeya Dziarzhynskaya, Andrey Hindziuk, Larisa Hindziuk, Irina Sysoeva, Darya Krupskaya, Ulia Urban, Natalya Cherniavskaya, Alexandra Vishnevskaya, Elena Makarova, Svetlana Ermak, Nelli Hindziuk
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Airborne chemical pollution and children’s asthma incidence rate in Minsk
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.1568
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Omid Raiesi, Nasrin Rezaei , Sorush Dabiri , Muhammad Getso , Elham Damani , Mohammad Jafari Modrek, Fatemeh Parandin , Vahid Raissi , Mohammad Yarahmadi , Sina Shamsaei , Ameneh Soleimani , Sahar Karami , Bahareh Arghavan
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Fungal contamination of indoor public swimming pools and their dominant physical and chemical properties
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.1594
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Health Promotion

Mitra Darbandi, Shahab Rezaeian, Mostafa Dianatinasab, Halime Yaghoobi , Maryam Soltani, Koorosh Etemad, Tannaz Valadbeigi, Niloufar Taherpour, Mahmoud Hajipour
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Prevalence of gestational diabetes and its association with stillbirth, preterm birth, macrosomia, abortion and cesarean delivery among pregnant women: a national prevalence study of 11 provinces in Iran
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.1788
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ARTI GUPTA, Rajeev Aravindakshan, Sathiyanarayanan S, NAVYA KRISHNA NAIDU, Komakula N K S Santhoshi, RAKESH KAKKAR
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Validation of Gender Friendly Breastfeeding Knowledge scale among young adults
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2032
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Fereshteh Moradi (Chapter Author); Masumeh GHazanfar Pour (Volume editor); Ali Hosseininasab; katayoun Alidousti
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The relationship between demographic factors and levels of self-care against coronavirus in pregnant women referred to maternity wards
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2176
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Swathi Ganesan, Jaippreetha Jayaraj, Sangeetha Geminiganesan, Mahalakshmi Rajan
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A study on parental awareness about feeding practices in children between the age group of 12 to 24 months
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2287
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Amelia Lorensia, Anggara Martha Pratama, Rizki Hersandio
E918
Knowledge and attitudes on smoking cessation of e-cigarettes: a mixed-methods study of pharmacy students in Surabaya, Indonesia
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2330
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Giacomo Lazzeri
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The methodology of the Italian Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) 2018 study and its development for the next round
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2343
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Alessio Facciolà, Giuseppa Visalli, Giuseppa D'Andrea, Massimo Varvarà, Giusy Santoro, Rosaria Cuffari, Angela Di Pietro
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Prevention of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes: importance of a screening program for the early detection of risk conditions in a target population
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.2360
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Molecular Epidemiology

Ly Tran Duc Anh, Lauren Perieres, Van Thuan Hoang, Thi Loi Dao, Philippe Gautret
E950
Pneumococcal infections and homelessness
https://doi.org/10.15167/2421-4248/jpmh2021.62.4.1805
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