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VOL.12 NO2 – AUGUST 2019

August 4, 2019

Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 12 Number 2, August, 2019 – ISSN:…

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SELF-CARE PRACTICES OF PREGNANT WOMEN: A QUALITATIVE STUDY IN A NIGERIAN RURAL COMMUNITY

August 4, 2019

Aniekan Etokidem1* and Benson Obu2 ABSTRACT Context: Inadequate self-care during pregnancy is a contributor to the poor maternal health indices in Cross…

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INITIAL SYMPTOMS AND LATE PRESENTATION OF HIV INFECTED PERSONS SEEN IN HIV CLINICS UYO. AKWA IBOM STATE

August 4, 2019

Motilewa OO, Johnson OE, Ekanem US. ABSTRACT Background: Recognition of HIV symptoms may be associated with the stage in which HIV infected…

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CORRELATION OF CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS INFECTION WITH TUBAL BLOCKAGE AMONG INFERTILE WOMEN ATTENDING AMINU KANO TEACHING HOSPITAL, KANO, NIGERIA.

August 4, 2019

Attah Raphael Avidime, Ahmed Maisaratu Said, Muhammad Zakari. ABSTRACT Background: Genital Chlamydia trachomatis is a common bacterial cause of sexually transmitted infection…

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SELF-ASSESSMENT OF OPERATION NOTES WRITING AMONGST RESIDENTS IN A TEACHING HOSPITAL

August 4, 2019

Stanley Ukadike Okugbo1 and Peter Ikponmwosa Agbonrofo2 ABSTRACT Context: Operation note writing is an integral part of the surgical procedure and chronicles…

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CONTRIBUTION OF GESTATIONAL WEIGHT GAIN TO FETAL BIRTH WEIGHT AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN IN A PUBLIC TERTIARY HOSPITAL, BENIN CITY, NIGERIA

August 4, 2019

Nosakhare O. Enaruna; Olasimbo O. Peter ABSTRACT Background: The ideal gestational weight gain (GWG) to ensure a favorable neonatal birth weight remains…

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COEXISTENCE OF HYPERTENSION AND OTHER VARIABLES IN ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL CLINIC

August 4, 2019

Nwashindi Arthur ABSTRACT Background: Hypertension is quite important in oral and maxillofacial settings as it may present as an emergency during treatment…

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CATCHING THEM YOUNG: ASSESSING KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE REGARDING HIV/AIDS AMONG PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS IN CALABAR, NIGERIA.

August 4, 2019

Aniekan Etokidem1,2, Wilfred Ndifon1,2, Bassey Ikpeme2 and Comfort Ekanem3 CONTEXT Nigeria has the second heaviest burden of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/ Acquired Immune…

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CAESAREAN SECTION FOR PLACENTA PRAEVIA: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ANAESTHETIC TECHNIQUE AND FOETO-MATERNAL

August 4, 2019

Imarengiaye Celestine Aluya, Edomwonyi P. Nosakhare, Osakue E. John, Ochukpue O. Ceejay ABSTRACT Introduction: Placenta praevia complicates approximately 0.3-0.8% of pregnancies in…

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CHEMOTHERAPY-INDUCED ISOLATED RIGHT PAN-RETINAL ATROPHY

August 3, 2019

1Etim, Bassey Archibong; 2Megbelayin, Emmanuel Olu ABSTRACT A 51-year-old man, known diabetic and hypertensive, had 7 cycles of combined Rituximab, Fludarabine Phosphate…