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Intimate Partner Violence and Depressive Symptoms Among Married Women of Reproductive Age in Rural Bangladesh
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-11-08)
Problem Statement: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is ubiquitous and its prevalence varies between and within countries, ranging between 15 and 71%. In Bangladesh, women experience high levels of physical, sexual, and ...
Risk Profiling of Malaria Epidemiology in Rural Bangladesh
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-09-09)
Background. Of 214 million estimated new malaria cases worldwide in 2015, 10% were from south-east Asia. Bangladesh is one of the 95 countries with ongoing malaria transmission. Of 13 malaria endemic districts in Bangladesh, ...
ENVIRONMENTAL ENTERIC DYSFUNCTION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD: BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN DIET AND STUNTING IN A RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF COMPLEMENTARY FOOD SUPPLEMENTATION IN RURAL BANGLADESH
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-03-30)
Background: Stunting continues to burden low- and middle-income countries, with lifelong and intergenerational consequences for health and human capital. Environmental enteric dysfunction (EED), a subclinical abnormality ...
DETERMINANTS OF MALARIA IN THE CHITTAGONG HILL DISTRICTS OF BANGLADESH
(Johns Hopkins University, 2016-01-11)
Objective: This dissertation focuses on understanding the epidemiology of malaria in the Chittagong Hill Districts of Bangladesh, with particular focus on the genetic, seasonal, geographic, demographic and behavioral factors ...