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Corruption In The Nigerian Healthcare System

Yvonne Omiepirisa Buowari

Vol. 26 | Issue 1, 2017 | pp 94-97 | views 217

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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 21

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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 22

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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 20

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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 233

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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 285

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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 239

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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 178

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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 23

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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 25

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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 21

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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 19

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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 19

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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 14

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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 23

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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 26

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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 21

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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 23

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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 22

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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 21

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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 24

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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 19

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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 20

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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 25

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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 23