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African Health Sciences - Vol 16, No 2 (2016)

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From MNHC, NCDs to prevention of infectious diseases and plantibodies: meeting challenges of our times EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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James K. Tumwine
Is facility based neonatal care in low resource setting keeping pace? A glance at Uganda’s National Referral Hospital EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Yaser Abdallah, Flavia Namiiro, Jamir Mugalu, Jolly Nankunda, Yvonne Vaucher, Douglas McMillan 347-355
Mean Platelet Volume (MPV), Platelet Distribution Width (PDW), Platelet Count and Plateletcrit (PCT) as predictors of in-hospital paediatric mortality: a case-control Study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Zainab Mohammedi Golwala, Hardik Shah, Neeraj Gupta, V Sreenivas, Jacob. M. Puliyel 356-362
Ear-related problems among children attending the paediatric and otorhinolaryngology out-patients clinics of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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GC Ilechukwu, CGA Ilechukwu, BC Ezeanolue, IJ Okoroafor, NC Ojinnaka, AC Ubesie, GO Emechebe, J Eze 363-366
A systematic review of trends and patterns of congenital heart disease in children in Nigeria from 1964-2015 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mohammed Abdulkadir, Zainab Abdulkadir 367-377
Non-communicable diseases among children in Ghana: health and social concerns of parent/caregivers EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Alfred E. Yawson, Aaron A. Abuosi, Delali M. Badasu, Deborah Atobra, Francis A. Adzei, John K. Anarfi 378-388
Prevalence and factors associated with anthropometric failure, vitamin A and iron deficiency among adolescents in a Nigerian urban community EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Rufina N.B. Ayogu, Ngozi M. Nnam, Onyinye Ibemesi, Franca Okechukwu 389-398
A randomised controlled trial comparing weight adjusted dose versus fixed dose prophylactic phenylephrine infusion on maintaining systolic blood pressure during caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Lucy Mwaura, Vitalis Mung’ayi, Jimmie Kabugi, Samina Mir 399-411
Knowledge of pre-eclampsia in women living in Makole Ward, Dodoma, Tanzania EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Angela Ruth Savage, Lujani Hoho 412-419
On the way to universal coverage of maternal services in Iringa rural District in Tanzania. Who is yet to be reached? EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Manuela Straneo, Piera Fogliati, Ingrid Pellis, Catherine Goodman, Donata Dalla Riva, Firma Kisika, Ezekiel Mpuya, Giovanni Putoto 420-428
Spousal violence and pregnancy termination among married women in Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Solanke Lukman Bola 429-440
The effect of anxiety and depression scores of couples who underwent assisted reproductive techniques on the pregnancy outcomes EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Fusun Terzioglu, Rukiye Turk, Cigdem Yucel, Serdar Dilbaz, Ozgur Cinar, Bensu Karahalil 441-450
Communication of reproductive health information to the rural girl child in Filabusi, Zimbabwe EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Similo Ngwenya 451-461
Levels of vitamin D receptor and CYP24A1 in patients with end-stage renal disease EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Jia-Jun Ye, Tian-Biao Zhou, Yun-Fang Zhang, Qi Wang, Yan-Yan Su, Jia-Min Tang, Hong-Yan Li 462-467
The concept of low glycemic index and glycemic load foods as panacea for type 2 diabetes mellitus; prospects, challenges and solutions EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Chinedum Ogbonnaya Eleazu 468-479
Knowledge and use of asthma control measurement tools in the management of asthma: a survey of doctors working in family and internal medicine practice in Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Olufemi Olumuyiwa Desalu, Cajetan C. Onyedum, Adekunle O. Adeoti, Obianuju B. Ozoh, Joseph O. Fadare 480-489
Is renal medullary carcinoma the seventh nephropathy in sickle cell disease? A multi-center Nigerian survey EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Anazoeze Madu, Najibah Galadincci, Garba Umar, Shehu Abdulahi, Florence Fowodu, Abdulaziz Hassan, Marcus Inyama, Oluwaseun Akinpelu, Theresa Nwagha, Obike Ibegbulam, Sunday Ocheni, Ifeoma Emodi, Anthony Ikefuna, Barth Chukwu, Chide Okocha, Joseph Orkuma, Malachy Iheanacho, Kaladada Korubo, Uche Anike, Kingsley Agu, Charles Nonyelu, Angela Ugwu, Augustin Duru, Chikwudi Anigbo, Alozie Eze, Uchenna Ololo, Caroline Omoti, Obineche Agwu, Iheanyi Okpala 490-496
Relationship between religiosity, religious coping and socio-demographic variables among out-patients with depression or diabetes mellitus in Enugu, Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Kennedy U. Amadi, Richard Uwakwe, Appolos C. Ndukuba, Paul C. Odinka, Monday N. Igwe, Nicodemus K. Obayi, Mark S. Ezeme 497-506
Plasma inflammatory biomarkers response to aerobic versus resisted exercise training for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Shehab M. Abd El-Kader, Osama H. Al-Jiffri, Fadwa M. Al-Shreef 507-515
Respiratory effects of biomass fuel combustion on rural fish smokers in a Nigerian fishing settlement: a case control study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Paul Dienye, Alex Akani, Ita Okokon 516-523
Factors influencing Nigerian men's decision to undergo prostate specific antigen testing EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Oghenetejiri Ubrurhe Enaworu, Ranjit Khutan 524-532
Weight loss improves biomarkers endothelial function and systemic inflammation in obese postmenopausal Saudi women EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Shehab Mahmoud Abd El-Kader, Mohammed H. Saiem Al-Dahr 533-541
Recombinant human endostatin reduces hypertrophic scar formation in rabbit ear model through down-regulation of VEGF and TIMP-1 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Peng Wang, Li-Zhu Jiang, Bin Xue 542-553
Geriatric fall-related injuries EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Ashraf F. Hefny, Alaa K. Abbas, Fikri M. Abu-Zidan 554-559
Effects of acute exercise on salivary free insulin-like growth factor 1 and interleukin 10 in sportsmen EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Taye J. Lasisi, Ade F. Adeniyi 560-566
Factors influencing the recommendation of the Human Papillomavirus vaccine by South African doctors working in a tertiary hospital EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Muhammad Ehsanul Hoque 567-575
Factors affecting vaccine handling and storage practices among immunization service providers in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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David M. Dairo, Oyarebu E. Osizimete 576-583
Polio eradication efforts in regions of geopolitical strife: the Boko Haram threat to efforts in sub-Saharan Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Jean Joel R. Bigna 584-587
Prevalence and associated factors of TB/HIV co-infection among HIV Infected patients in Amhara region, Ethiopia EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Aweke Abebaw Mitku, Zelalem Getahun Dessie, Essey Kebede Muluneh, Demeke Lakew Workie 588-595
Thyroid function in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients with or without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection before commencement of MDR-TB drug regimen EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Olusoji Mayowa Ige, Kehinde Sola Akinlade, Sheu Kadiri Rahamon, Victory Fabian Edem, Olatunbosun Ganiyu Arinola 596-602
Cerebro-meningeal infections in HIV-infected patients: a study of 116 cases in Libreville, Gabon EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Magloire Ondounda, Chinenye Ilozue, Caroline Magne 603-610
Factors associated with gastro-duodenal disease in patients undergoing upper GI endoscopy at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Timothy N. A. Archampong, Richard H. Asmah, Edwin K. Wiredu, Richard K. Gyasi, Kofi N. Nkrumah 611-619
Intestinal ameliorative effects of traditional Ogi-tutu, Vernonia amygdalina and Psidium guajava in mice infected with Vibrio cholera EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Olufunke B. Shittu, Olusola L. Ajayi, Samuel O. Bankole, Temitope O.S. Popoola 620-628
Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of solvent fractions of Vernonia cinerea (L.) Less leaf extract EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mubo A. Sonibare, Oluwafunmilola T. Aremu, Patricia N. Okorie 629-639
Plantibodies in human and animal health: a review EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Daniel O. Oluwayelu, Adebowale I. Adebiyi 640-645


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