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Corruption In The Nigerian Healthcare System

Yvonne Omiepirisa Buowari

Vol. 26 | Issue 1, 2017 | pp 94-97 | views 269

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EFFECT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING ON PATIENT REFERRAL BY PUBLIC PRIMARY HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN MUSHIN LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA TO STATE GENERAL HOSPITALS

2 4 Adetunji Labiran, Bayo Onajole, ³Oladimeji Adebayo, Ifeanyichukwu Obi, 1 1 1 5 Paul West Okojie, R. Okupon, Emmanuel Olukoya, Leslie Omoruyi

Vol. 25 | Issue 2, 2016 | pp 164-175 | views 61

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HEALTH WORKERS' PERCEPTION ON THE QUALITY OF SERVICE AND CORPORATE CULTURE OF A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN NIGERIA

Etukumana Etiobong Akpan, Orie Jacob Bassey

Vol. 24 | Issue 2, 2015 | pp 108-113 | views 62

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AN ASSESSMENT OF JOB SATISFACTION AMONG PRIMARY HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN RIVERS STATE, NIGERIA

Kadiri-Eneh NP, Uzochukwu BS, Tobin-West C, Azuike EC.

Vol. 27 | Issue 3, 2018 | pp 282-291 | views 58

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RETROSPECTIONS ON ROAD TRAFFIC INJURIES AS A SOCIAL BURDEN: THE ROLE OF PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION INITIATIVES IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY

BACKGROUND Road traffic injuries are a major cause of trauma related morbidity and mortality in our modern society.They have since been recognized as disease entities on their own, as well as a societal problem of serious public health concern. AIM The aim of this review article is to promote the understanding of road traffic injuries as both a social burden and a disease entity and to highlight suggested measures capable of curtailing the menace that these injuries pose to human population. METHOD A review of the literature on the subject of road traffic injuries as both a social problem and disease entity was done. Historical perspectives, epidemiological information, causative factors and preventive measures were extracted and presented. RESULT Human factors contribute to 95% of road traffic accident. Current deaths from road traffic injuries account for 2.2% of the global mortality affecting all age groups. Health education and enforcement of legislation are key measures in combating road traffic injuries. Keywords: Road traffic injuries,disease,social burden,health education,retrospections

Vol. 24 | Issue 2, 2015 | pp 169-174 | views 60

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Digital Habits And Use Of The Internet As Source Of Sexual And Reproductive Health Information Among Undergraduates In Northern Nigeria

Iliyasu Z, Mohammed AY, Gajida AU, Jibo AM, Aliyu MH

Vol. 26 | Issue 2, 2017 | pp 138-145 | views 295

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Depression In Pregnancy And The Puerperium In A Tertiary Health Facility In Nigeria. A Neglected Area Of Practice

Mkpe Abbey, Terhemen Kasso

Vol. 26 | Issue 2, 2017 | pp 146-155 | views 338

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Gender Variations In Specialties Among Medical Doctors Working In Public Healthcare Institutions In Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

Ikenna D. Ebuenyi, Peter O. Ikuabe, Chukwunonso C. Ufondu, Chinyere U. Onubogu, Ifeoma N. Onyeka

Vol. 26 | Issue 1, 2017 | pp 18-22 | views 290

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Twin Deliveries In Sacred Heart Catholic Hospital Obudu: Experience From A Secondary Health Facility In South-south Nigeria

Makshwar L Kahansim, Lucky L Changkat, Eya A Eya

Vol. 26 | Issue 1, 2017 | pp 53-56 | views 230

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HAND HYGIENE: KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICE BY HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN A TERTIARY HEALTH CARE FACILITY IN SOUTH EAST NIGERIA

Ndu Anne C , Arinze Onyia S.U, Aguwa E.N

Vol. 26 | Issue 4, 2017 | pp 320-327 | views 92

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ORAL HEALTH AWARENESS, PRACTICES AND STATUS OF PATIENTS WITH DIABETES ATTENDING A TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA

Adesoji A. Fasanmade Taye J. Lasisi, Folake B. Lawal

Vol. 25 | Issue 4, 2016 | pp 307-314 | views 69

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Taking the First Step towards Entrenching Mental Health in the Workplace: Insights from a Pilot Study Among HR Personnel in Nigeria

O. Atilola FMCPsch., FWACP , O. Akinyemi FWACP , B. Atilola LLM

Vol. 23 | Issue 1, 2014 | pp 70-76 | views 63

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PERINATAL AUTOPSIES IN A TERTIARY HEALTH FACILITY IN SOUTHWESTERN NIGERIA: A RETROSPECTIVE EVALUATION OF 14 CONSECUTIVE CASES.

Omoniyi-Esan G.O, Omonisi A.E, Bakare B. , Kuti .O E. Adejuyigbe

Vol. 23 | Issue 2, 2014 | pp 153-156 | views 70

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TOBACCO ABUSE AND ITS HEALTH EFFECT

Jacob Amos Dunga, Yakubu Adamu, Ibrahim Musa Kida, Datonya Alasiya,Yusuf Jibrin, Umar Sabo, Christian Ukoli, CH Chuhwak, Jafiada Jacob Musa

Vol. 24 | Issue 4, 2015 | pp 354-362 | views 60

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MEDICO-RELIGIOUS COLLABORATION: A MODEL FOR MENTAL HEALTH CARE IN A RESOURCE POOR COUNTRY

Oshodi Y.O, Ogbolu E.R, Ogunnubi O.P, Onajole A.T, Thornicroft G., Adeyemi J.D

Vol. 26 | Issue 4, 2017 | pp 338-342 | views 74

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SURVEY OF EARLY PREDICTIVE SIGNS OF POOR MENTAL HEALTH AND SOCIO-CULTURAL BELIEFS ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS IN ENUGU STATE, NIGERIA

Ekwueme, OC, Chukwueneke, F, Ekwueme, AC, Ndu, AC., Idoko CA, Nwobi, EA.

Vol. 27 | Issue 1, 2018 | pp 35-45 | views 48

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EXPLORING ACTORS ROLES IN FORMULATION OF THE HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH POLICY IN NIGERIA

Nkoli Uguru, Enyi Etiaba, Benjamin Uzochukwu, Miriam Ajuba, Giuliano Russo, Reinhard Huss, Obinna Onwujekwe

Vol. 27 | Issue 1, 2018 | pp 59-68 | views 49

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KNOWLEDGE AND USE OF TUBERCULOSIS TREATMENT GUIDELINES IN ENDEMIC SETTINGS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY AMONG PRIMARY HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN OGBOMOSO, OYO STATE, NIGERI

Sunday Olakunle Olarewaju, Wasiu Olalekan Adebimpe Abiodun Oluwatoyin Olarewaju Medinat Omobola Osinubi

Vol. 27 | Issue 1, 2018 | pp 84-91 | views 59

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ORAL HEALTH STATUS AND TREATMENT NEEDS OF A SCREENED UNIVERSITY POPULATION IN PORT HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE

Dr Ilochonwu, Nzube Anthony, Dr Braimoh, Omoigberai Bashiru

Vol. 26 | Issue 4, 2017 | pp 343-353 | views 59

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SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC INDICES OF HEALTH WORKERS IN A TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA

Enang OE, Okpa HO, Bisong EM, Fasanmade OA, Ohwovoriole AE

Vol. 27 | Issue 2, 2018 | pp 130-139 | views 93

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ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC SPECRTRUMOF HEART DISEASE IN A SECONDARY MISSIONARY HEALTHCARE FACILITY IN ONITSHA SOUTH EAST NIGERIA.

Nwaneli CU , Ezejiofor OI ,Omejua EG , Onwubuya EI

Vol. 26 | Issue 3, 2017 | pp 272-277 | views 71

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Challenges if HIV Treatment in Resource-Poor Countries: A Review

*Obiako OR, B.Med.Sc, MBBS, M.SC, FMCP, FWACP **Muktar HM, MBBS, Cert. in Reproductive Health, FMCPath

Vol. 19 | Issue 4, 2010 | pp 361-368 | views 65

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PREVALENCE OF SICKLE CELL GENE AMONG APPARENTLY HEALTHY UNDER-TWO SOUTH-EAST NIGERIAN CHILDREN:

Okocha Chide, Onubogu Chinyere Ukamaka, Aneke John, Onah Christian, Ajuba Ifeoma, Ibeh Nancy, Egbuonu Ifeoma

Vol. 25 | Issue 2, 2016 | pp 176-181 | views 61

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UTILIZATION OF MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES IN URBAN AND RURAL COMMUNITIES OF ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIA

Dr POU. Adogu Dr BN. Egenti Dr C. Ubajaka Prof C Onwasigwe Dr CC. Nnebue

Vol. 23 | Issue 1, 2014 | pp 61-69 | views 69

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PATTERN OF PLACENTA HISTOPATHOLOGY IN LOW BIRTH WEIGHT BABIES SEEN IN A TERTIARY HEALTH CENTRE IN SOUTH-WESTERN NIGERIA

G.O. Omoniyi-Esan, O.O. Olaofe, A.E. Omonisi , O. Kuti

Vol. 23 | Issue 2, 2014 | pp 149-152 | views 60

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TRAUMA ADMISSIONS INTO THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT AND OUTCOME OF CARE IN A TERTIARY HEALTH FACILITY

Olajumoke T.O, Oyebamiji E.O, Afolayan J.M, Adekunle M.O

Vol. 23 | Issue 4, 2014 | pp 296-301 | views 119

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THE PROGNOSIS OF ACUTE STROKE IN A TERTIARY HEALTH CENTRE IN SOUTH-EAST NIGERIA

Chukwuemeka O Eze, Uma A Kalu

Vol. 23 | Issue 4, 2014 | pp 306-310 | views 94

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MEDICAL AUDIT OF PATIENT CARE: A STUDY OF DOCTORS IN A TERTIARY HEALTH FACILITY IN SOUTH WEST NIGERIA

Ilesanmi OS, Alele FO

Vol. 24 | Issue 2, 2015 | pp 144-149 | views 63

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PREDICTORS OF INTESTINAL HELMINTHIC INFECTIONS AMONG SCHOOL CHILDREN IN GWAGWALADA, ABUJA, NIGERIA

Nwalorzie C, Onyenakazi SC, Ogwu SO, Okafor AN

Vol. 24 | Issue 3, 2015 | pp 233-241 | views 70

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MATERNAL MORTALITY AUDIT IN A TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA: LESSONS FROM DIRECT CAUSES AND ITS DRIVERS

Bello F A, Adesina O A, Morhason-Bello I O, Adekunle A O

Vol. 24 | Issue 4, 2015 | pp 300_306 | views 78

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PREVALENCE OF METABOLIC SYNDROME AMONG APPARENTLY HEALTHY ADULTS IN A RURAL COMMUNITY, IN NORTH-WESTERN NIGERIA

Nalado A.M, Musa B.M, Gezawa I.D, Muhammad H, Ibrahim D.A, Uloko A.E

Vol. 24 | Issue 4, 2015 | pp 323-330 | views 59

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SKELETAL INJURIES IN CHILDREN PRESENTING IN A TERTIARY HEALTH FACILITY IN LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA

Akinmokun O.I, Giwa S.O, Bode C.O.

Vol. 27 | Issue 1, 2018 | pp 20-28 | views 59

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CORRELATION BETWEEN PLACENTAL MALARIA PARASITAEMIA AT DELIVERY AND INFANT BIRTH WEIGHT IN A NIGERIAN TERTIARY HEALTH CENTRE

Oweisi PW, Omietimi JE, John CT, Aigere EOS, Allagoa DO, Kotingo EL.

Vol. 27 | Issue 2, 2018 | pp 99-106 | views 107

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ESTIMATING ROAD TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND INJURIES IN ENUGU NIGERIA

Katchy Amechi Uchenna, Duru Ndubusi, Katchy Somtochukwu

Vol. 27 | Issue 2, 2018 | pp 107-113 | views 57

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A REVIEW OF LASSA FEVER OUTBREAKS IN NIGERIA FROM 1969 TO 2017: EPIDEMIOLOGIC PROFILE, DETERMINANTS AND PUBLIC HEALTH RESPONSE

Okwor TJ, Ndu AC, Okeke TA, Aguwa EN, Arinze-Onyia SU, Chinawa A. Kassy WC, Ochie CN,

Vol. 27 | Issue 3, 2018 | pp 219-232 | views 58

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TONSILLAR ENLARGEMENT IN APPARENTLY HEALTHY ADULTS IN A RURAL COMMUNITY IN NIGERIA

Segun A. Ogunkeyede, Ayotunde J . Fasunla, Oyedunni S. Arulogun, Olawale A. Lasisi

Vol. 27 | Issue 3, 2018 | pp 260-264 | views 45