India

Ambient air pollution and COVID-19 in Delhi, India: a time-series evidence

__Objectives:__ This study aimed to explore the short-term health effects of ambient air pollutants PM2.5, PM10, SO2, NO2, O3 and, CO on COVID-19 daily new cases and COVID-19 daily new deaths. __Study design:__ A time-series design used in this …

Ambient air pollution and COVID-19 in National Capital Territory of Delhi, India: a time-series evidence

__Objectives:__ This study aimed to explore the short-term health effects of ambient air pollutants PM2.5, PM10, SO2, NO2, O3 and, CO on COVID-19 daily new cases and COVID-19 daily new deaths. __Study design:__ A time-series design used in this …

Modeling and forecasting life expectancy in India: A systematic approach

In this study, the autoregressive integrated moving average (ARIMA) models were used to fit yearly life expectancy data collected from the official website of the World Bank. The results show a steady growth of life expectancy at birth for males, …

Sibling- and family-level clustering of underweight children in Northern India

Child undernutrition remains a major child health and developmental issue in low- and middle-income countries. The concentration (clustering) of underweight children among siblings at the family level is known to exist in India. This study examined …