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October 8, 2021

Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 14 Number 4, October, 2021 – ISSN:…

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Review of cardiovascular involvements in COVID-19

October 7, 2021

Ekpe EE1, Umoh IA2, Shogade T3, Eyo CS4, Akpan AF Abstract Background: A spectrum of cardiovascular pathologies occurs in patients with COVID-19…

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Ethical Dilemma involving autonomy and COVID-19 testing

October 7, 2021

Dr Dabota Yvonne Buowari Abstract Background: In December 2019, an atypical form of pneumonia was discovered in Wuhan, China and it has…

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Predictors of early immunologic response among highly active anti-retroviral therapy naïve patients in Akwa Ibom State

October 7, 2021

Anyiekere Ekanem1, Emilia Udofia2, Udeme Ekrikpo3, Dominica Opara1, Ofonime Johnson1, Wilfred Ndifon4, Adebayo Onajole5 Abstract Introduction: CD4 count is a reliable prognostic…

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Maternal predictors of mode of delivery: A retrospective study

October 7, 2021

Bright Ogbondah1, Kenneth Okagua2, Golden Owhondah1, Dorothy A. Okoh3, Victor Oris-Onyiri4 Abstract Background: Mode of delivery (MOD) which could be via caesarean…

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Hematological Profiles of Nigerian Patients with Asthma on Inhaled Corticosteroids

October 7, 2021

Saidu H1,4*, Iyanda RO2, Garba N1, Danladi SB1, Aliyu IA1,4, Bala JA1,4, Saidu A3 Abstract Background: Bronchial asthma is a disease characterized…

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Outcomes of audit on blood requisition and utilization in obstetrics and gynaecology setting: Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria

October 6, 2021

Fatima Ibrahim Kure1, Saadiya Muhammad Sagagi2, Ayyuba Rabiu3 Abstract Background: Indications for transfusion in obstetrics may be emergent as well as non-emergent:…

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Socio-economic, educational and environmental health correlates of intestinal worm infestation of pupils attending a public primary school in Rivers State, Nigeria

October 6, 2021

Ogbondah BO1, Owhonda G1 Abstract Background: Worm infestation is a public health problem of global concern, which causes devastating health challenges in…

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Knowledge, awareness and perception of health care workers towards COVID-19 in Southern Nigeria

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Iso Precious Oloyede1, Anyiekere Morgan Ekanem2, Utibe David3, Bassey Benjamin4 Abstract Context: Severe acute respiratory coronavirus disease 2019 (SARS-COVID-19) is a novel…

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Determinants of insecticide treated net utilization among under-fives in Nigeria

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Ekong E. Udoh,1,2 Nsisong D. Okon,2 Enobong E. Nyong,1,2 Mkpouto U. Akpan,1,2 Sunday B. Adesina,2 Martin M. Meremikwu3 Abstract Introduction: Insecticide treated…