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Volume 14 No 2

Histological analysis of breast lesions in a Nigerian population

April 1, 2021

Abstract Context: Breast cancer is the most common site-specific cancer among women in Nigeria and globally, and it is a leading cause…

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Impact of comorbidities on the severity of illness of COVID-19 patients managed in a Southern Nigerian State

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is characterized by varying clinical manifestations ranging from asymptomatic disease, mild upper respiratory illness, severe pneumonia…

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Domestic violence among women attending ante natal care in a tertiary health facility in south-south Nigeria

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Domestic violence is a preventable public health problem that is under reported and under diagnosed. Women are usually the most…

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Shoe size and other anthropometric variables among women who had normal labour in Abakaliki, south-east Nigeria

April 1, 2021

Abstract Objective: To assess the anthropometric variables of women who had normal labour and to document the relationship between shoe size and…

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Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers: A Teaching Hospital-Based Study

April 1, 2021

Abstract Context: The mortality rate of non-melanoma skin cancers (Basal cell carcinoma [BCC] and squamous cell carcinoma [SCC]) is low. This implies…

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Assessment of risk profile of medical and dental students regarding hospital-associated infections in Nigeria

March 31, 2021

Abstract Background: Medical education involves intense clinical training which necessitates exposure of the medical and dental students to patients. In some instances,…