Articles in Press
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61247 : Natural Antimicrobial Peptides: An Emerging Therapeutic Agent against Pathogens
Abhishek Kumar1, Shilpi Yadav2, Ruchi Sankhwar1 and Ravi Kr. Gupta1*
1 Department of Microbiology, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A Central University), Vidya Vihar, Lucknow-226025, India.
2 Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, 72205, USA
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/2020/60191 : COVID-19 and Preventing Child Trafficking – A Need for Collaborative Attitudes between Public Health and Educational Professionals in Supporting Vulnerable Children
Rajeev Nagpal1*, Meera Kumanan2, Probhati Biswas3 and Rashika Nandwani4
1Brandeis University, Boston, Massachusetts, Boston.
2Columbia university Mailman school of Public Health,New York
3 Delhi Public School, Dibrugarh,India
4University of Sydney,Australiai
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61087 : High Proportion of School Aged Children Susceptible to Mumps Virus Infections in the City of Mwanza, Tanzania: Should it be Included in the National Immunization Programme?
Ruth B. Rakiru1, Delfina R. Msanga2, Rose Laisser1, Dina Mahamb3, Doreen Kamori4, Mtebe Majigo4, Stephen E. Mshana5 and Mariam M. Mirambo5*
1 Archbishop Anthony Mayala School of Nursing, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences,
P.O.Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania.
2 Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Weill Bugando School of Medicine, Catholic University of
Health and Allied sciences, P.O.Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania.
3 Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Dodoma,
P.O.Box 395, Dodoma, Tanzania.
4 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences,
P.O.Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
5 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Bugando School of Medicine, Catholic University
of Health and Allied sciences, P.O.Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania.
Article ID : IJTDH/2020/61149 : Toxoplasmosis in Humans and Animals in Ghana (1962 – 2020): A Review
Papa Kofi Amissah-Reynolds1*
1 Department of Science Education, Faculty of Science and Environment Education,
College of Agriculture Education, Asante-Mampong, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana.
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.