Journal of Maternal
and Child Health

e-ISSN: 2549-0257

Masters Program in Public Health,
Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia

Editor in Chief:
Prof. Harsono Salimo,
Universitas Sebelas Maret/ Dr. Moewardi Hospital, Indonesia


Journal of Maternal and Child Health (JMCH) is an electronic, open access peer-reviewed journal that publishes research articles on a broad range of topics related to maternal and child health. The journal began its publication on January, 2016, and was published four times yearly. Due to an increasing demand of research work publication, starting Volume 4 Issue 5 the JMCH is published bi-monthly, consisting of 12 articles in each issue.  This journal aims to improve knowledge in maternal and child health, and ultimately the health of maternal and child population worldwide.

JMCH covers a broad range of disciplines including obstetrics, gynecology, reproductive health, pediatrics, neonatology, nutrition, family planning, developmental psychology, sociology, demography, epidemiology, public health, and preventive medicine. The journal addresses such topics as social determinants of health and disease and disparities in communicable and non-communicable diseases burden affecting the health of infants, children, women, adolescents, and families across the lifespan.

Diseases or health care issues affecting populations in the developing world are currently under-documented and underreported in the existing international journals. Therefore, the JMCH encourages authors from developing countries to publish their research papers in this journal. All articles are immediately and permanently free to read and download in pdf files.

JMCH is currently abstracted and indexed in SINTADirectory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)Google ScholarCrossrefBASEIndex CopernicusResearchGateWorldCat, and a lot more. 

This journal is accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education, Government of Indonesia, No. 21/E/KPT/2018, effective from July 9, 2018 to July 8, 2023.

Current Issue

Cover Page

Vol 8, No 3 (2023)

Table of Contents


Rifka Purnamawati, Zahroh Shaluhiyah, Antono Suryoputro
Page: 255-263
Viewed: 31
Gina Fazrina, Uki Retno Budi Hastuti, Rita Benya Adriani
Page: 264-277
Viewed: 21
Endah Purwanti Handayani
Page: 278-289
Viewed: 14
Mey Linda Darmayanti, Ari Yuniastuti, Irwan Budiono
Page: 290-299
Viewed: 17
Nkiru Jacinta Obi, Jenine Harris
Page: 300-311
Viewed: 26
Murali Krishnaiah, Md Sajid Basha, Abdul Khaleef, Zia Ur Rahman
Page: 312-323
Viewed: 21
Setyo Endah Pratiwi, Ayun Sriatmi, Farid Agushybana
Page: 324-334
Viewed: 30
Doddy BL Sutanto, Ery Surya Sevriana, Rayi Citra Ayu Pangestuti, Yumna Nur Millati Hanifa, Susi Rutmalem Bangun
Page: 335-346
Viewed: 27
Rynda Arum Dilafa, Setyo Sri Rahardjo, Bhisma Murti
Page: 347-355
Viewed: 19
Sanchita Paul, Abhijit Kalita
Page: 356-362
Viewed: 30
Arif Rohman Mansur, Ira Mulya Sari, Deswita Deswita, Meri Neherta, Yelly Herien, Mutia Farlina, Annisa Rahma Yuni, Annisa Sholihat
Page: 363-369
Viewed: 62
Mutakatala Mooto, Marjorie Kabinga Makukula, Brenda Sianchapa
Page: 370-381
Viewed: 30


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