Articles in Press
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/50192 : Malaria Preventive Practices among Under-five Children in Rivers State, Nigeria
N. I. Paul1, O. Maduka2*, I. Chujioke-Nwauche3, A. T. O. Awopeju4, T. Kasso5,
I. L. Oboro4, G. Otto6, M. Ogoro7, L. E. Yaguo-Ide1, C. A. Nwauche 8,9
1Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
2Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
3Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Management, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
4Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
5Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
6Department of Economics, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
7Department of Geography & Environmental Management, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
8Department of Haematology, Blood Transfusion and Immunology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
9NDDC Professorial Chair on Malaria Elimination & Phytomedicine Research, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/50000: Factors Associated with Level of Patient Activation and its Role to Glycemic Control and among Adults with Type II Diabetes Attending Diabetic Clinic at Hospitals in Addis Ababa
Selomon Assefa1, Kedir Endris1*, Demeke Ashencho1 and Mebrahtu Eyasu2
1Department of Physiology, St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
2Department of Pharmacology, St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/49781: Indigenous Knowledge and Practices on Medicinal Plants used by Local Communities of Gambella Region, South West Ethiopia
Jemberu Alemu1, Ketema Tilahun1 and Prem Kumar Dara1*
1Gambella University, Gambella, Ethiopia.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/50081 : Factors Associated to the Non-adherence to Vaccination Appointments in the Ngambe Health District, Littoral Region, Cameroon: A Case Control Study
N. Rene Nkenyi1*, Y. Daniel Telep2, M. Lucy Ndip3 and S. Dickson Nsagha4
1Graduate School of Public Health, Yonsei University, South Korea, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 03722, South Korea.
2Ngambe Health District, Littoral Region, Cameroon.
3Department of Public Health and Hygiene, University of Buea, Cameroon, P.O.Box 63, SWR, Cameroon.
4Department of Microbiology, University of Buea, P.O.Box 63, SWR, Cameroon.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/48572 : The Effect of Dash Diet on the Blood Pressure of the Male Hypertensive Office Employees between 33-55 Years of Age
Chetna Rai1* and Rupali Sengupta1
1Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Dr BMN College of Home Science (Affiliated to SNDT Women’s University), 388, Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Road, Matunga, Mumbai – 400019, India.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/50097 : Prevalence and Factors Associated With Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Positivity among Women Receiving Antenatal Care at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital
Aheisibwe Hillary1*, Mugisha Julius1, Masembe Sezalio1, Ngonzi Joseph1, Kayondo Musa1, Mayanja Ronald1, Kanyesigye Hamson1, Wasswa Salongo1, Migisha Richard2, Ojara Sande1, Kagwa Norbert1,
Twesigomwe Godfrey1, Agaba David Collins2, Lugobe Henry Mark1,
Bakibinga Pauline3 and Kabanda Taseera4
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda.
2Department of Physiology, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda.
3African Population and Health Research, Nairobi, Kenya.
4Department of Microbiology, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/49669 : Application of a Community Diagnosis Survey Approach to the Assessment Ofadolescent Health at Korle Worko, Accra, Ghana
M. A. Edem Tette1,2, Elom Yarney2, Simon Alezule2 and Alex Barimah Owusu3*
1School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Ghana, Ghana.
2Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Ghana, Ghana.
3Department of Geography and Resource Development, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/49961 : Prevalence of Benign Breast Lesions, Epithelial Proliferations with or without Atypia in Calabar-A Retrospective Review
G. A. Ebughe1*, T. I. Ugbem1, D. E. Ushie1, S. Effewongbe1,
J. E. Udosen2 and M. S. Umoh2
1Department of Pathology, University of Calabar, Nigeria.
2Department of Surgery, University of Calabar, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/49314 : Comparison between Immunochromatographic Test and Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay in Diagnosis of Helicobacter Pylori Infection among Gastritis Patients in Khartoum State-sudan
Omer Abu Elgasim Khalifa1, Salman Taha Ahmed Elmukashfi2*,
Rayan Abdelwahid Mohammed3 and Adil Elamin Faroug1
1Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Sudan.
2Department of Clinical Chemistry, Medical Laboratory Science Program, Al-Yarmouk College, Sudan.
3Department of Microbiology, Medical Laboratory Science Program, Al-Yarmouk College, Sudan.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/48512 : Blood Cell Profiling of Malaria Patients Attending Gaya General Hospital, Kano State, Northern Nigeria
M. U. Ali1*, A. A. Panda1, S. M. Yahaya1, U. A. Umar2, M. S. Inuwa3, Y. S. Ajingi1 and S. Idris1
1Department of Biology, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, Kano State, Nigeria.
2Department of Biochemistry, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
3Department of Pharmacy, Federal Medical Centre, Birnin Kudu, Jigawa State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/47342 : Malaria Vector Abundance and The Incidence of Malaria Parasite Amongst Students Living in Nnamdi Azikiwe University Hostels
Ezihe Ebuka Kingsley1*, Egbuche Chukwudi Micheal2, Nwankwo Edith N2, Ukonze Chikaodili2, Anumba Joseph Uche1, Umenzekwe Chukwudi Christian2 and Ogudu Ogbonnia Emmanuel1
1Federal Ministry of Health, National Arbovirus and Vectors Research Centre (NAVRC), Enugu, Nigeria.
2Departments of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Biosciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/47956 : Phytochemical Analysis, Antioxidant and Antiplasmodial (Curative) Activities of Methanolic Leaf Extract of Morinda lucida (Ewe Oruwo) in Male Swiss Mice Infected with Plasmodium berghei NK65
Momoh Johnson Oshiobugie1*, Damazio Olanrewaju Anthony2, Ajetunmobi Asibiallau Oladipupo2, Babalola Adenike Omosalewa1, Adekunle Oluwasegun Michael1, Busari Nafeesat Olabisi1 and Musa Abdullahi Aiyegbeni3
1Department of Chemical Sciences (Biochemistry Unit), School of Pure and Applied Sciences, Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu, Lagos, Nigeria.
2Department of Chemical Sciences (Chemistry Unit), School of Pure and Applied Sciences, Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu, Lagos, Nigeria.
3Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH,
Idi-Araba, Mushin, Lagos, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/47437 : Haematological Indices and Predisposing Factors Associated with Tuberculosis at Federal Medical Center Owerri, Imo state, Nigeria
Gideon I. A. Okoroiwu1* and Leticia I. Ebere2
1Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Open University of Nigeria, Jabi, Abuja, Nigeria.
2Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Imo State University, Owerri, Imo, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2018/IJTDH/45094 : Effect of Anti-tuberculosis Drugs on Patients with Multi-drug Resistance Tuberculosis in Mainland Hospital Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
Gideon I. A. Okoroiwu1* and Gloria I. Onokpise2
1Department of Public Health Science, Faculty of Health Science, National Open University of Nigeria, Nigeria.
2Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Science, National Open University of Nigeria, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2017/IJTDH/38203 : A Study on Prevalence of Pathogenic Microbial Isolates and their Antibiograms in Causing Pyogenic Infections
Pilli Hema Prakash Kumari1, Purimitla Usha Rani1* and Payala Vijayalakshmi1
1Department of Microbiology, GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam-530045 (A.P), India.
Article ID : 2015/IJTDH/18564 : The Identification and Evaluation of Trichomonas vaginalis in Wesley Guild Hospital Ilesha Nigeria
O. Olaniran1, A. J. Osevwe2, I . A. Balogun2, O.T. Afolabi3, R. E Hassan-Olajokun1, O. O. Oyetoke2 and E. A. Awoyeni1
1Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile- Ife,Nigeria.
2Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital complex, Ile- Ife,Nigeria.
3Department of Community Health, Faculty of Clinical sciences College of Health sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile- Ife,Nigeria.
Article ID : 2016/IJTDH/29852 : Prevalence and Intensity of Schistosoma mansoni within Mwea Division in Kenya before and after Chemotherapy
Okonjo Edward1*, Yole Dorcas1 and Ogoyi Dorington2
1Department of Applied and Technical Biology, Technical University of Kenya, Kenya.
2National Biosafety Authority, Kenya.