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 7, No 2 (2022)

Table of Contents


Ilfinur Anissa Putri, Samsriyaningsih Handayani, Brahmana Askandar Tjokroprawiro
Page: 117-124
Viewed: 119
Sayanti Paul, D Joycerani, Mansi Upadhyaya, Poushali Sanyal, Arghya Pal
Page: 125-137
Viewed: 72
Matilda Bupu Ria, Brigita Dina Manek
Page: 138-147
Viewed: 57
Kh Endah Widhi Astuti, Murwati Murwati, Nur Fitriani
Page: 148-158
Viewed: 24
Annisa Fitriana Damalita, Yulia Lanti Retno Dewi, Uki Retno Budihastuti
Page: 159-170
Viewed: 69
Fred Kirimi Kinoti, Salvatore Fava
Page: 171-182
Viewed: 55
Indriani Indriani, Siti Hardyanti
Page: 183-192
Viewed: 55
Meike Arianty, Bhisma Murti, Uki Retno Budihastuti
Page: 193-202
Viewed: 93
Aisya Fikritama, Ismiranti Andarini, Sri Lilijanti Widjaya
Page: 203-213
Viewed: 48
Joseph Olufemi Odeyemi
Page: 214-221
Viewed: 78
Zia Ur Rahman, Abdul Khaleef S, Md Sajid Basha S, Murali Krishnaiah D
Page: 222-230
Viewed: 38
Dini Safitri Zahara, Muhammad Riza, Hari Wahyu Nugroho
Page: 231-237
Viewed: 24


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