International Journal of Preventive Medicine is an open-access peer-reviewed monthly publication with international Editorial Board members. The journal aims to serve as a focal point for debates and exchange of knowledge and experience in the entire field of preventive medicine among researchers in a global context. By considering the primordial, primary, secondary and tertiary levels of prevention, it publishes original papers, short communications, reviews, case reports and letters to Editor from basic, clinical and public health studies in the area of preventing non-communicable and communicable diseases as well as the promotion of individual and community health. Of particular emphasis are papers that address applied research studies that aim to promote health, to preserve health, to retard the progress of the disease and disability, to restore health by rehabilitation, and to minimize suffering and distress.
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