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Volume 13 No 3

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September 3, 2020

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 120 total views,  4 views today Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 13 Number 2,…

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A systemic approach to the prevention of COVID-19 transmission in clinical settings in Nigeria

September 1, 2020

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 227 total views,  2 views today Henrietta Ifechukwude Monye1, Esele Ekuaze2, Musliu Adetola Tolani3,8, Judith Jolayemi4, Hassan Abdulrahman5, Ayanfe Omololu6, Aliyu Sokomba3, Oladimeji Adebayo1,…

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Accuracy of digital rectal examination to diagnose prostate cancer confirmed by needle biopsy reports: A 3–year hospital-based study

September 1, 2020

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 71 total views,  2 views today Elijah A. Udoh, Okon E. Akaiso, Albert E. Ukpong Abstract Background: Digital rectal examination (DRE) is an indispensable…

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Audit of delayed presentation in breast cancer from a tertiary centre in the Niger Delta, Nigeria.

September 1, 2020

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 62 total views,  1 views today Lucy O. Eriba1 and Peter I. Agbonrofo2 Abstract Context: Breast cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related…

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The use of harmonic scalpel in thyroid surgery in a tertiary hospital, south-south, Nigeria – early outcomes assessment

September 1, 2020

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 92 total views,  3 views today Peter I. Agbonrofo1 and Omorodion O. Irowa1 Abstract Context: The advent of surgical energy devices has brought innovations…

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Management of Malignant Pleural Effusion (MPE) in a Tertiary Hospital in a low-income-country: Challenges and Prospects

September 1, 2020

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 67 total views,  2 views today Nwafor IA1, Nnakenyi EF2, Eze JC1, Nwidenyi IO3 Abstract Background: In the West African sub-region, significant morbidity and…

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Impact of dental education on DMFT index among undergraduate dental students in selected Nigerian universities

August 31, 2020

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 61 total views,  4 views today Lawrence Osarhieme Igbinosa [FMCFD]1, Mike Eghosa Ogbeide [BDS]2 Abstract Background: DMFT is used to denote decayed, missing and…

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Correlation Between Prostate Volume And Prostate-Specific Antigen In Patients Diagnosed With Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

August 31, 2020

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 65 total views,  4 views today Elijah A. Udoh, Aniekpeno E. Eyo, Daniel E. David Abstract Background: Prostate volume (PV) and serum prostate specific…

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Medico-Social Characteristics of Patients with eclampsia in a metropolitan hospital in North western Nigeria: Is there a changing pattern?

August 31, 2020

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 68 total views,  3 views today Sule Abdullahi Gaya1, Usman Aliyu Umar2, Halima Ibrahim Bello3 Abstract Background: Eclampsia is a recognized cause of maternal…

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Radiographic assessment of endodontic accidents at a Nigerian tertiary health institution: A one-year retrospective study

August 31, 2020

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 70 total views,  3 views today Ibhawoh LO1, Enyinnaya NS2, Enabulele JE1 Abstract Introduction: Dental treatment can produce iatrogenic injury to the tooth with…