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Consanguineous Marriage and Its Effect on Offspring Congenital Malformation: A Study among Palestinian Rural Community
(Ivyspring International Publisher, 2016-08-03)
Objective: Consanguineous marriage is a long-standing socially accepted practice among Palestinian population. It is proposed that consanguineous marriages increase the risk of congenital malformations and genetic disorders. ...
Knowledge of Cardiovascular Disease among Undergraduate University Students in Palestine
(International Knowledge Sharing Platform, IISTE, 2017-01-03)
Although cardiovascular diseases (CVD) typically occur in middle age or later, the initiating behaviors for the development of CVD begins in childhood and continued into adulthood.CVD is estimated to cause 40% of ...
The Prevalence of Physical Activity and Sedentary Lifestyle among Adolescents in Palestine
Physical inactivity and sedentary behavior have been considered the most contributing predisposing factors for many chronic diseases. Regular Physical activity has the potential to attenuate the health and economic burden ...
Palestinian Staff Nurses' Attitudes Toward Nursing Students
(International knowledge sharing platform, 2017-10-03)
Clinical practice is a substantial part of the nursing curriculum aimed at actively engaging student nurses with the necessary skills needed for the nursing profession. Clinical nurses play an important role in this ...
Prevalence of Early Marriage among Women in Rural Palestinian Community: A Cross-Sectional Study
Introduction: Early marriage of girls is rooted in developing countries. Nevertheless, the situation is varied greatly by country and by regions within each country. It has been considered a human-rights violation of girls ...