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2017 - Volume 5 [Issue 2]

Contents

Original-research-article

Preventing Mother-to-child Transmission of HIV: The Perception and Experiences of HIV Positive Mothers in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria

 

T. Ashipa1* and A. N. Ofili2

1Department of Community Medicine, Ben Carson Snr. School of Medicine, Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria.

2Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, College of Medical Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.

 

Article Information
Editor(s):
(1) Gabriella GD D'ettorre, Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, University of Rome “Sapienza” and Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Italy.
Reviewers:
(1) Tshokey, JDW National Referral Hospital, Thimphu, Bhhutan.
(2) Augustin Rashidi Maulidi Amboko, University of Kwazulu Natal, South Africa.
(3) Reginald Obiako, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria.
(4) Coceka Mnyani, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/18231

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-15

DOI : 10.9734/ISRR/2017/29202

Review History


Original-research-article

The Prevalence of Symptomatic Vulvo-vaginal Candidiasis and Trichomonas vaginalis Infection and Associated Risk Factors among Women in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

 

Kemebradikumo Pondei1, Israel Jeremiah2*, Ebidor Lawani3 and Etim Nsikak4

1Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

2Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

3Department of Medical Laboratory Science, College of Health Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

4Department of Parasitology, Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

 

Article Information
Editor(s):
(1) Gabriella G. D. D'ettorre, Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, University of Rome “Sapienza” and Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Italy.
Reviewers:
(1) Alexandra Ibáñez Escribano, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain.
(2) Oroma Nwanodi, Locum Tenens Obstetrician & Gynecologist, Salinas, USA.
(3) Christopher Edet Ekpenyong, University of Uyo, Nigeria.
Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/18321

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-10

DOI : 10.9734/ISRR/2017/32057

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Original-research-article

Youths' Reproductive Health and Risk Perception to Sexually Transmitted Infections in Communities in Bayelsa State, Nigeria: A Qualitative Study

 

Foluke O. Adeniji1* and Nwigad Barisua2

1Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

2Monitoring and Evaluation Unit, Ministry of Health Rivers State, Nigeria.

 

Article Information
Editor(s):
(1) Kailash Gupta, Division of AIDS, NIAID, NIH, USA.
Reviewers:
(1) Ashlesha Kaushik, American Board Certified Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physician, Consultant and Guest Faculty, Children’s Hospital, Raipur, India.
(2) Edmund J. Kayombo, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania.
(3) Joyce Kinaro, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/18443

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-7

DOI : 10.9734/ISRR/2017/31970

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Original-research-article

Burden of Gonorrhea and Trends in Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern of Neisseria gonorrhoea in Bhutan Over Four Years (2012-15)

 

Tshokey Tshokey1*, Ragunath Sharma1, Nima Tshering1, Kesang Wangchuk1, Tshewang Dorji2, Sangay Wangchuk3, Vishal Chhetri3, Damchoe Damchoe4 and Kinley Wangdi5

1Microbiology Unit, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH), Thimphu, Bhutan.

2Microbiology Unit, Phuentsholing General Hospital, Chukha, Bhutan.

3Microbiology Unit, Central Regional Referral Hospital (CRRH), Gelephu, Bhutan.

4Microbiology Unit, Eastern Regional Referral Hospital (ERRH), Mongar, Bhutan.

5Phuentsholing General Hospital, Chukha, Bhutan.

 

Article Information
Editor(s):
(1) Gabriella G. D. D'ettorre, Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, University of Rome “Sapienza” and Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Italy.
Reviewers:
(1) Ofole Ndidi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
(2) N. S. Abbai, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/18750

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-9

DOI : 10.9734/ISRR/2017/33236

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Original-research-article

Advancing Hepatitis B Virus Testing in Prospective Blood Donors Beyond Current Single Marker Rapid Technique: Is it a Luxury or Necessity?

 

G. I. Amilo1, M. O. Ifeanyichukwu2 and K. A. Fasakin3,4*

1Department of Haematology, College of Medicine, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

2Department of Immunology, College of Medicine, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

3Department of Haematology, Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti, Nigeria.

4Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Afe Babalola University, Ido Ekiti, Nigeria.

 

Article Information
Editor(s):
(1) Basavraj S. Nagoba, Department of Medical Education, MIMSR Medical College, India.
Reviewers:
(1) Noha Anwar H Hassuna, Minia University, Minia, Egypt.
(2) Ajide Bukola, Bingham University, Abuja, Nigeria.
(3) Thompson J. Akinbolaji, Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria.
Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/18970

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-13

DOI : 10.9734/ISRR/2017/32082

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