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VOL.13 NO1 – JANUARY, 2020

December 25, 2019

Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 13 Number 1, January, 2020 – ISSN:…

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Review of cancer control policy in Nigeria and comparison with selected African countries: implications for future policy making

December 25, 2019

Kelechi Eguzo1,2*, Vivian R Ramsden3, Uwemedimbuk Ekanem4, Olufemi Olatunbosun2, Andries Muller3, Vivian Walker5, Chris Mpofu6 Abstract Context: The public health importance of…

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Correlation between prostate size and age of patients evaluated for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia

December 25, 2019

Elijah A. Udoh1, Ifiok U. Essiet1, Paul D. Ekwere2 Abstract Background: Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the commonest cause of bladder outlet…

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A twenty year experience with the use of intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) in a university teaching hospital in south- south Nigeria

December 24, 2019

Jedidiah DK Sodje1, Michael C Ezeanochie1 Abstract Context: Contraceptive prevalence in Nigeria is low at 17%. Amongst Nigerian women and couples who…

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Posterior composite restorations: attitudes and knowledge of techniques and problems by dentists in government and private dental practices in Edo state

December 24, 2019

*Harrison A Omokhua, **Louis O Ibhawoh Abstract Context: Aesthetic considerations form a major aspect of dental material selection for tooth restorations. Anterior…

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Radiographic images study of skull injuries in children in two Nigerian tertiary hospitals

December 24, 2019

1Florence M. Ekong, 2Moses B. Ekong, 1Valentine C. Ikamaise  Abstract Context: Children skull injury is one of the most common types of…

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The most bothersome lower urinary tract symptom affecting quality of life using international prostate symptom score in patients with benign prostate hyperplasia

December 24, 2019

Elijah A. Udoh,  Aniekpeno E. Eyo,  Paul D. Ekwere* Abstract Background: Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) is a well known disease of the…

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Primary infertility due to retrograde ejaculation: Case series

December 24, 2019

Abdullahi Hauwa Musa1, Abdullahi Muzammil2 Abstract Infertility is a worldwide problem that causes emotional and psychological distress in both men and women….

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Epidural analgesia for a vaginal birth after caesarean section: A case report

December 24, 2019

Okojie NQ, Imarengiaye CO. Abstract The use of epidural for vagina birth after caesarean section is contentious even in established Labour and…

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Giant osteoma of the occipital bone: A case report

December 24, 2019

Benson Samuel1, Udoinyang Clement Inyang2 Abstract Osteomas are benign, slow-growing osteogenic tumors commonly occurring in the craniofacial bones. They are usually asymptomatic…