Journal of Family Medicine and Health Care

Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2023

  • Sociodemographic Factors Affecting the Practices of Exclusive Breastfeeding Among Mothers Attending Brikama District Hospital, West Coast Region, The Gambia

    Evelyn Anuli Uyamadu, Pierre Anthony Mendy, Edrisa Jawo, Edward Mendy, Matty Kah, Ismaila Mbenga, Alpha Kargbo

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 41-48
    Received: Jun. 08, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 20, 2023
    Published: Sep. 25, 2023
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    Abstract: World Health Assembly resolution emphasized on countries to ensure that maternal and child nutrition especially the six global targets are met by 2025, and it was all clamored for more efforts to be put on increasing the rate of exclusive breastfeeding by 50%. To support a child's best growth and development, exclusive breastfeeding should be obser... Show More
  • Research Article

    Exploration on “1+1+1” Family-Doctor Double Contract Service

    Jianling Song, Ling Shi, Zheng Ye, Yao Liu, Fumin Ma, Shuping Zheng, Yun Hua, Leiming Ge, Shanzhu Zhu, Haidong Kuang

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 49-53
    Received: Sep. 10, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 08, 2023
    Published: Oct. 28, 2023
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    Abstract: Objective: To explore“1+1+1”family-doctor double contract service, to let people get real benefits, and to provide the community residents with general medical service from health to health rehabilitation which cover the whole life cycle. Methods: Changfeng Community Health Service Center actively explored the “1+1+1” family doctor double contract ... Show More
  • Research Article

    A Jordanian Multidisciplinary Consensus Statement on Chronic Kidney Disease Screening, Diagnosis, and Management

    Mohammad Ghnaimat*, Muneer Ali Abu Alsamen, Mohamed Omar Abu Hijleh, Nadim Jarrah, Munther Al-Momani, Hiba Barghouthi, Abdelkarim Khawaldeh, Taroub Khoury, Riyad Said, Mazen Matalka

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 54-63
    Received: Sep. 25, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 16, 2023
    Published: Oct. 28, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a global public health concern, affecting millions of people worldwide and Jordan is no exception to this growing problem. CKD can be prevented or delayed through effective primary healthcare practices. However, lack of awareness among both the general population and healthcare providers (HCPs) contribute... Show More