Adeolu Oladayo Akinboro

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INTRODUCTION Few reports from Nigeria have examined the quality of life (QOL) of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) despite the fact that Nigeria has the second largest number of PLWHA in the world. This study evaluated the QOL of Nigerians living with HIV/AIDS using the World Health Organization Quality of Life Questionnaire for HIV-Brief Version(More)
INTRODUCTION The relationship that exists between body weights, serum selenium and immunological markers of HIV/AIDS continue to provoke more researches in the recent times. The objectives of this study were to examine baseline body mass index, CD4 count and serum selenium and to prospectively assess the impacts of HAART on same parameters 48 weeks post(More)
BACKGROUND The role of selenium as an antioxidant micronutrient has garnered the unprecedented focus of researchers in recent times. No clinical study has related serum selenium concentration to skin diseases in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients. METHODS In this study, 134 newly diagnosed HIV patients(More)
BACKGROUND Patterns of skin disease in developing nations are changing as frequencies of non-communicable diseases continue to increase. Appraisal of the current status of the disease profile is of utmost importance for health planning and resource allocation. METHODS A prospective analysis of 895 cases of outpatient consultation during the years(More)
BACKGROUND Allergic disorders have become a major public health concern worldwide. No Nigerian study has examined the epidemiology of allergic diseases among women. AIM To document the prevalence, risk factors and the changes in the symptoms of allergic disorders during pregnancy. SETTINGS AND DESIGN Cross-sectional study conducted at the booking and(More)
BACKGROUND Skin diseases characterize all stages of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and contribute significantly to associated morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to document the prevalences, patterns, and extents (severity) of skin diseases and their relationships with(More)
BACKGROUND This study aimed to evaluate how patients feel about the introduction of medical students into a former general hospital transformed to a teaching hospital in southwestern Nigeria and to also assess the extent to which they are willing to involve medical students in the management of their conditions. METHODS In a descriptive cross-sectional(More)
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