Articles in Press
Article ID : IJTDH/2021/65448 : Environmental Conditions and Predictors of Lassa Fever Transmission in a Low Socioeconomic Community in Nigeria
G. R. E. E. Ana1, Ulor Aniekan Eric1*, Faneye Adedayo2 and Olawade David Bamidele1
1Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Faculty of Public Health, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. 2Department of Virology, Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2021/64838 : A Proposal on a COVID19-Resurgence Containment Project in Seilangor State Malaysia
Meer Ahmad Mydin Meera1*
1Meer Ahmad Health Consultancy A317, Apt Selasih, Jln PJU 10/1C, Damansara Damai, 47830 Petaling Jaye, Seilangor Darel Ehsan, Malaysia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2021/65030 : Viral Haemorrhagic Fever Epidemics and Health Workers: Investigating the Level of Preparedness in a Tertiary Hospital in Nigeria
C. O. Ibeh1*, O. E. Okwute1, A. A. Alali1, E. C. Iwunze1, J. I. Aleme1,
V. I. Ogbonna1, T. Jamabo1, J. Ateke1, F. Obinna1, T.V. Tarebi1 and D. S. Ogaji1
1Department of Community Medicine, University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/64242 : Knowledge, Attitude and Practices Related to COVID-19 Prevention among Health Care Workers in Sokoto Metropolis, Nigeria
Oche M Oche1,2, Habibullah Adamu1,2*, Musa Yahaya1, Ismail A. Raji2,
Hudu Garba Illo2, Zainab Abdullahi Kontagora2, Abdulaziz Danmadani2,
Adamu Ijapa2, Asmau Wali2, Hamza Yusuf2 and Abba Aji2
1Department of Community Health, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria.
2Department of Community Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/64339 : Onchocercal Skin Disease Profiles Following Ivermectin Treatment in the Middle Imo River Baisn, Nigeria
A. A. Amaechi1 *, J. I. Iwunze1, C. M. Nwokeji2 and J. Egejuru3
1Entomology and Parasitology Unit, Department of Zoology, Imo State University Owerri, Nigeria.
2Department of Medical Parasitology, Imo state University Teaching Hospital Orlu, Nigeria.
3Out Patient Department (OPD), Federal Medical Center Owerri, Nigeria
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/64566 : Modeling the Effect of Public Awareness in Local Dialects in the Spread of Corona Virus in Nigeria
S. C. Nwasuka1 *, O. A. Ignatius1, I. E. Nwachukwu1 and K. T. Nwala1
1Department of Mathematics & Computer Sciences, Clifford University, Owerrinta, Abia State, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/64675 : Governance and the New Corona Virus (COVID-19)
Outbreak in the World: Empirical Evidence
Melingui Bate Adalbert Abraham Ghislain1, Omang Ombolo Messsono1,
Nsoga Nsoga Mermoz Homère1 and Tsomb Tsomb Etienne Inédit Blaise2*
1110 University of Dschang, Cameroon.
1365- University of Yaoundé II, Cameroon.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/64320 : Self-Care Practices among Diabetic Patients in Selected Sub-Metropolitan Cities of Nepal
1OPJS University, Churu, Rajasthan, India.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/63911 : University Students’ Attitude towards Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Muhammad Shahid Iqbal1*, Salah-Ud-Din Khan2 and Muhammad Zahid Iqbal3
1Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University, Alkharj, 11942, Saudi Arabia.
2Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, Al Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University,
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
3Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, AIMST University,
08100, Bedong, Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/62948 : Community Empowerment in Health: An Exploratory Study in Rural Community of a District of West Bengal
Dipta Kanti Mukhopadhyay1, Sujishnu Mukhopadhyay2*, Nivedita Das1, Tarun Kumar Sarkar3, Fasihul Akbar2 and Palash Das1
1M. D. College of Medicine & Sagore Dutta Hospital, Kolkata, India.
2M. D. Malda Medical College, Malda, India.
3M. D. Murshidabad Medical College, India.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/63200 : Prevalence, Risk Factors, Burden and Prevention of Low Back Pain among Nurses at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Gbadamosi Iyabode Adetoro1* and Ike Elizabeth Urenna1
1University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/63157 : An Overview of Tuberculosis in Displaced Population Due to Conflicts and Future Perspectives
Farman Ullah Khan1, Faiz Ullah Khan1,2, Ghulam Mustafa Wardag3, Abdul Wahid4, Hammad Haider2 and Asad Khan5*
1Department of Pharmacy Administration and Clinical Pharmacy, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China.
2Center for Drug Safety and Policy Research, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China.
3Nuerosurgery Department, Bolan University Medical Health Sciences, Quetta, Pakistan.
5Faculty of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan.
3Department of Pharmacy, Quaid i Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61690 : A Report of Unprovoked Bilateral Epistaxis in Patient with Covid-19: Our Experience
Ferguson Ayemere Ehimen1*, Iboro Samuel Akpan2,Oluwafemi Emmanuel Abidoye3, Omobamidele Benson Betiku4 and Kayode Olanrewaju2
1Department of Preventive Health Care and Community Medicine, Lily Hospital, Benin City,
Edo State, Nigeria.
2Department of Family Medicine, Lily Hospital, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
3Department of Occupational Health, Lily Hospital, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
4Department of Family Medicine, Lily Hospital, Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/62761 : Magnitude of Anemia and Its Associated Sociodemographic Factors among People Age 15-49 Years in Ethiopia: A Population Based Study Using the 2016 Demographic and Health Survey Data
Kaleab Tesfaye Tegegne1*, Abiyu Ayalew Assefa1, Eleni Tesfaye Tegegne2 and Mekibib Kassa Tessema3
1 Department of Public Health, Hawassa College of Health Science, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
2 School of Nursing College of Medicine and Health Science, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.
3Leishmania Research and Treatment Center, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61924 : Impacts of Eating Behaviors of Pregnant and Lactating Women on the Nutritional Status of Children Under 6 Months in the Lake-Chad Region
Abdel-Aziz Ousmane Mahamat1, Marie Modestine Kana Sop1*, Himeda Makhlouf2 and Marlyne Joséphine Mananga1,3
1University of Douala, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biochemistry PO Box 24157 Douala, Cameroon.
2Nutrition and Food Technology Department; Ministry of Public Health of Chad, Chad.
3University of Yaoundé I, Faculty of Science, Department of Biochemistry, PO Box 812 Yaoundé, Cameroon.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/62285 : Determinants of Undernutrition among Infants and Young Children in Jima Geneti District, Western Oromia, Ethiopia
Tamiru Yazew1*, Agama Daba1 and Gutema Bekele1
1Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Faculty of Agriculture, Shambu Campus, Wollega University, Shambu, Ethiopia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61093 : Knowledge on Menstrual Hygiene among Adolescent Girls Studying in Grade 8-10 in Private School of Dailekh District, Nepal
Haikali Thapa1* and Madan Kumar Oli1
1District Hospital, Dailekh, Nepal.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/60675 : Effects of Vitamin C and Choline Chloride Supplementation on Temperature and Some Haematological Parameters in Trypanosoma congolense Infected Rats
C. S. Ukwueze1*, M. U. Ememe1 and K. J. Otumchere1
1 Department of Veterinary Medicine, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Nigeria .
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/60372: Effects of Experience and Gender on the Attitudes of Health Workers towards Prevention of Emerging Diseases in Nigeria
Okoi Enang Effiom1* and Haruna Danlami2 1Biological Sciences, Veritas University, Abuja, FCT., Nigeria.
2Department of Public and Community Health, Marawaba District Hospital, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/59873: Risk Factors Associated with Gastrointestinal
Helminthic Infections among School Aged Children in Kurmi Local Government Area, Taraba State, Nigeria
Akwa, Vera Yafeh1*, Yusuf, Waeti Nya1, Obisike, Victor Ugochukwu2 and Hassan, Amina Ojochide3
1Department of Biological Sciences, Taraba State University, Nigeria.
2Department of Animal and Environmental Biology, Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria.
3Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/58700: UTI –How Do We Identify It Today?
Marina Ceprnja1*, Damir Oros2, Andrea Janes3, Karmela Barisic4,
Jasenka Skrlin3 and Antonio Starcevic2
1Special Hospital Agram, Polyclinic Zagreb, Biochemical Laboratory, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia.
2Department of Biochemical Engineering, Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology,
Zagreb University, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia.
3Centar for Clinical Microbiology and Hospital Infections, University Hospital Dubrava,
10000, Zagreb, Croatia.
4Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Zagreb University, Croatia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/57912: The Identification, Management, and Control of
Scabies in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities
Timothy R. Mettam1*
1Division of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/57762: Histological Effect of Allium sativum (Garlic) on the Liver of White Rabbits
Oluwaseun Osuloye1 and Philip Abutu2*
1Pediatrics Partners Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria.
2Medical Laboratory, Paelon Memorial Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/57766: Identification of Key Bacterial Pathogens by
Multiplex Light Mix Real-Time PCR Assay in Patientswith Meningitis and Pneumonia
Bader Saud Alotaibi1*, Jafar Ebrahim1, Kadher Nivas1 and Farhan R. Khan1
1College of Applied Medical Sciences, Al-Quwayiyah Shaqra University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/56825: Substance Use among Young Adults in Professional Degree Colleges of Urban Bengaluru
N. R. Ramesh Masthi1 and A. R. Manasa2*
1Department of Community Medicine, Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Banashankari 2nd
Stage, Bengaluru 5760070, Karnataka, India.
2Department of Community Medicine, Dr. Chandramma Dayananda Sagar Institute of Medical
Education and Research, Harohalli, Ramnagar District, Karnataka, India.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/57225: Extension and Spread of COVID-19 in India
Bhola Nath1* and D. Bhattacharya1
1Department of Agricultural Statistics, Institute of Agriculture, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan-
731236, West-Bengal, India.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/56894: Urinary Schistosomiasis among Vulnerable Children
in Security Challenged District of Safana, Katsina State - Nigeria
Timothy Auta1*, Jesse Joshua Ezra1, Hafsat Sada Rufai1,
Emmanuel Dayo Alabi2 and Everest Anthony3
1Department of Biological Sciences, Federal University Dutsin-Ma, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, Federal University Dutsin-Ma, Nigeria.
3Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic Zaria, Zaria, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/57041: Covid 19: Determination of the Relationship between Sex, Having Handkerchief or Staying Indoor and Facial Touch
S. A. Aderoju1*, S. S. Ajewole1 and O. S. Balogun2
1Department of Statistics and Mathematical Sciences, Kwara State University, Malete, P.M.B. 1530,
Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.
2Department of Statistics and Operations Research, Modibbo Adamawa University of Technology,
Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/55388 : The Predictors of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV Positive Children in Enugu State, Nigeria
Ngozi Dorathy Udem1*, Emmanuel Amaechi Nwobi2 and Chika Nwanma Onwasigwe2
1Department of Pharmacy, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu Nigeria.
2Department of Community Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Ituku Ozalla
Campus, Enugu, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/51984 : Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection amongst Pregnant Women in a Community North Central Nigeria
A. Ndako, James1*, D. Mawak, John2, O. Fajobi, Victor3
Ilochi Ifeanyi3, Oludolapo Olatinsu1 and C. Odiase Marily4
1Department of Microbiology, Landmark University Omu-aran, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, University of Jos, Nigeria.
3Department of Medical Laboratory Services, Landmark University Medical Centre, Omu-aran, Nigeria.
4Department of Medical Laboratory Services, General hospital Karu, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/51417 : Alterations in Hepatic Parameters Associated with Malaria Infected Patients in Oyigbo, Rivers State, Nigeria
J. C. Ozougwu1*, C. A. Imakwu2 and S. C. Eziuzor1
1Department of Biological Sciences, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, Rhema University, Aba, Abia State, Nigeria.
2Department of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Bioscience, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/51803 : Relationships of Health-promoting Lifestyle and Its Subscales with Quality of Life among HIV-positive Patients of Tabriz in 2018: A Cross-Sectional Study
Sheida Mesgari1, Fahimeh Sehati Shafayi2* and Mojgan Mirghafourvand3
1School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tabriz University of Medical Science, Tabriz, Iran.
2Department of Midwifery, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences,
3Department of Reproductive Health, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/51206 : Leishmaniasis: A Neglected Tropical Disease
1Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Basic Clinical Sciences, College of
Health Sciences, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Sokoto State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/50728 : The Diagnostic Survey of the Clinical Performance of Commercially Available Malaria Rapid Test Kits on Tertiary Students in Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria
V. B. Simpson1* and D. M. Olaposi2
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1Department of Biology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/IJTDH/49551 : Phenotypic and Genotypic Detection of UV-induced Bacteriocin Production in Enteric Gram-Negative Rods and their Activity against Escherichia coli O157: H7
O. O. Oluwajide1,2, R. A. Olowe1, O. J. Adefioye1, O. C. Adekunle1, F. M. Adeyemi2, S. B. Akinde2 and O. A. Olowe1*
1Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Basic and Applied Sciences, Osun State University, Osogbo, Nigeria.
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 : 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.