Publications - Community Nutrition

  1. Khatun T, Alamin A, Saleh F, Hossain M, Hoque A, Ali L. Anemia among Garment Factory Workers in Bangladesh. MEJSR. Accepted on August, 2013.
  2. Mumu SJ, Saleh F, Ara F, Ali L. Non-adherence to lifestyle modification among Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic patients. IJPH. Accepted on July, 2013
  3. Saleh F, Ara F, Hoque A, Alam S. Complementary feeding practices among mothers in selected slums of Dhaka city: A descriptive study. JHPN. Accepted on June, 2013.
  4. Fatema K, Abedin Z, Mansur A, Rahman F, Khatun T, Sumi N, Kobura K, Akter S, Ali L. Screening for chronic kidney diseases among an adult population in Dhaka city. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2013; 24(3):534-541.
  5. Saleh F, Mumu SJ, Ara F, Begum HA, Ali L. Knowledge and self-care practices regarding diabetes among newly diagnosed type 2 diabetics in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 2012; 12:1112.
  6. Saleh F, Mumu SJ, Ara F, Ali L, Hossain S, Ahmed KR. Knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) of type 2 diabetic patients regarding obesity: study in a tertiary care hospital in Bangladesh. JPH in Africa 2012; 3 (1):29-32.
  7. Ali L, Khatun T, Hossain IA, Shahi SR, Khan MUI, Nur MF, Khan AK Azad. Bioequivalence of a Biotechnology Based Local Human Insulin-Insul. Diab & End J 2012; 40(1): 21-28.
  8. Saleh F, Afnan F, Ara F, Yasmin S, Nahar K, Khatun F, Ali L. Phytoestrogen intake and cardiovascular risk markers in Bangladeshi postmenopausal women. MMJ 2011; 20 (2): 219-225.
  9. Saleh F, Chowdhury HS, Mumu SJ, Akhter A, Afnan F, Ali L. Knowledge, attitude and practice of newly diagnosed hypercholesterolemic type 2 diabetic subjects on dyslipidemia. Ibrahim Med. Coll. J. 2011; 5(2): 37-41.
  10. Sarker MR, Jebunnessa F, Khatun T, Helal R, Ali L, Rahim T. Role of Maternal Iron Status in the Pathogenesis of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. BMA Medical Journal 2011; 40(3):55-60.
  11. Habib SH, Rahman H, Hasan Z, Akhter S, Biswas KB, Saha S, Khatun T, Khan I, Ali L. Prevalence of diabetes and different clinical parameters of an indigenous population (Garo) in the North-Eastern belt of Bangladesh. BJMS 2011; 17(1): 43-49.
  12. Amin MR, Sharmin H, Ahmed L, Saleh F, Ali L. Ferritin and soluble transferrin receptors in type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic post-menopausal women in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Mal J Nutr 2010; 16 (3): 369 - 377.
  13. Amin MR, Ahmed L, Saleh F, Mumu SJ, Afnan F, Ali L. Nutritional status of type-2 diabetic and non-diabetic menopausal women in Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Population and Health 2010; 3(1): 65-73.
  14. Kabir Y, Shahjalal HM, Saleh F, Obaid W. Dietary pattern, nutritional status, anaemia and anaemia-related knowledge in urban adolescent college girls of Bangladesh. J Pak Med Assoc 2010, 60 (8): 633-638.
  15. Mumu SJ, Saleh F, Afnan F, Akhter A, Ahmed KR. Pattern of dietary intake among newly diagnosed type 2 diabetic subjects with hypercholesterolemia. Pak J Nutri 2009, 8: 721-724.
  16. Afnan F, Karim KR, Akter S, Mumu SJ, Akter F, Chaudhury HS, Saleh F. Effect of non pharmacological intervention on dietary practice, energy expenditure and biomedical parameters of hypercholesterolemic type 2 diabetic subjects. Ibrahim Med. Coll. J. 2009, 3:2. 75-77.
  17. Khatun T, Majbah AKM, Saleh F, Hoque A. Feeding practices of newborn babies in first week of life: A hospital based study. JOPSOM 2009; 2(2): 27-31.
  18. Saleh F, Helal R, Biswas KB, Sultana S, Jebunnessa F, Nahar N, Akhter S, Jahan K. Phytoestrogen intake in Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic postmenopausal women. WHAT Medicine II Proceedings, Malaysia, 2006: 257.
  19. Saleh F, Ahmed KR, Rashid IB, Akter F, Hannan JMA, Ali L, Rahman M, Mannan S, Thilsted S. Evaluation of the levels of knowledge, attitude and practices of Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic subjects. Diab Endo J 2005; 33: 24.
  20. Sultana N, Faruque MO, Biswas KB, Saleh F, Chowdhury TA, Ali L. Thyroid hormone profile in young pregnant subjects with and without diabetes. Diab Endo J 2005; 33: 3.
  21. Hafiz F, Fatema K, Rahman ASMA, Saleh F, Rashid IB, Ali L. Glycemic, insulinemic and NEFA response of a parboiled rice and bengal gram based fermented food in type 2 diabetic subjects. Diab Endo J 2002; 30: 43-47.


  1. Saleh F and Ara F. Infant and Young Child Feeding Practice in selected Dhaka slum areas. Germany: Lap Lambert Academic publishing; 2012. ISBN: 978-3-659-18118-4.
  2. Khatun T, Majbah AKM, Saleh F. Feeding practices and neonatal period. Germany: Lap Lambert Academic publishing; 2012. ISBN 978-3-659-20652-8.
  3. Khatun T, Alamin A, Hoque A. Haemoglobin Status and Food Intake Pattern among Garments Worker. Germany: Lap Lambert Academic publishing; 2012. ISBN 978-3-659-29709-0.
  4. Hoque A. Nutrition. In: Kabir R, editor. Hyder’s Textbook of Community Medicine and Public Health. 5th edition: Dhaka; 2012.
  5. Hoque A, Amin S, Hassan T editors. The Sphere Project: Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standard in Humanitarian Response (Bengali Version). Dhaka: Bangladesh; 2011.
  6. Saleh F, Ahmed T, Amin FM, Afsana F, Bhowmik B, Hossain SM, Afnan F, editors: Manual for Diabetes Educators. Dhaka: Bangladesh; 2010.
  7. Hoque A, Islam E, Rahman S editors: Food Security, Food and Nutrition Chapter of Bengali Sphere Project. Dhaka: Bangladesh; 2008.


  1. Hoque A. Updating WHO GMP charts for boys and girls (0-60m) using WAZ and HAZ score data sets of WHO child growth standard 2006. Unicef Bangladesh and National Nutrition Services; 2012 December.
  2. Hoque A, Bun C. Improving household food security and livelihood among the rural poor through the establishment of enhanced food production systems- Cambodia. Evaluation/assessment of nutrition intervention project: mid-term review of the food facility project. European Union; 2011 May. 
  3. Hoque A. Assessment Report on Integrated Food and Nutrition Security. IFNSP of Plan Bangladesh, Bangladesh Institute of Health Sciences (BIHS); 2010 June.
  4. Hoque A. Growth role of monitoring and promotion (GMP), it’s in the prevention and control of under nutrition among children. Proceedings of the World Health Day; 2009; Dhaka, Bangladesh. Health Education Bureau: DGHS; 2009.
  5. Hoque A. Updating WHO GMP charts for boys and girls (0-24m) using weight for age Z-score (WAZ) & incorporating six motor milestones data sets of WHO Child Growth Standard 2006. Plan International; 2008 May.
  6. Hoque A. Updating WHO GMP charts for boys and girls (0-24m) using weight for age z-score (WAZ) data sets of WHO child growth standard 2006. National Nutrition Program; 2007.