• Publications
  • Influence
Comparison of domestic violence against women in urban versus rural areas of southeast Nigeria
Background The perception and prevalence of domestic violence (DV) in rural areas is poorly understood; the result is that most efforts at eradicating this harmful practice are concentrated in urbanExpand
  • 30
  • 7
Contraceptive prevalence and preference in a cohort of south–east Nigerian women
Background Rates of fertility, population growth, and maternal deaths in Nigeria are among the highest in the world, with an estimated 4% of all births being unwanted and 7% mistimed. These areExpand
  • 26
  • 4
  • PDF
Obstetric Outcome and Significance of Labour Induction in a Health Resource Poor Setting
Objectives. The aim of this study was to evaluate the methods, indications, outcome of induced labor and its significance in obstetric practice in the study area. Methods. This was a retrospectiveExpand
  • 28
  • 4
  • PDF
Contraceptive practice after surgical repair of obstetric fistula in southeast Nigeria
To determine the contraceptive practices of women after surgical repair of obstetric fistula and to assess determinants of uptake and the pregnancy rate in the first year.
  • 12
  • 4
A 10-year appraisal of cesarean delivery and the associated fetal and maternal outcomes at a teaching hospital in southeast Nigeria
Background The global rise in cesarean delivery rate has been a major source of public health concern. Aim To appraise the cesarean deliveries and the associated fetal and maternal outcomes.Expand
  • 14
  • 4
  • PDF
Burden of gynaecological cancers in developing countries
Approximately 1:4 of all cancers in women in developing countries (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) is a gynaecological cancer. The gynaecological cancer burden in developing countries is hugeExpand
  • 26
  • 3
Dual method use for protection of pregnancy and disease prevention among HIV-infected women in South East Nigeria
Backgroundsub-Saharan Africa continue to bear the greatest burden of HIV/AIDS epidemic due to its large population, high fertility rate and unmet contraceptive need, most especially with poor uptakeExpand
  • 21
  • 3
  • PDF
Adolescent reproductive health challenges among schoolgirls in southeast Nigeria: role of knowledge of menstrual pattern and contraceptive adherence
Background Reproductive health services in the form of adolescent health and contraceptive services are fundamental in the prevention of a high incidence of teenage pregnancy. The purpose of thisExpand
  • 14
  • 3
  • PDF
The challenges of adherence to infant feeding choices in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV infections in South East Nigeria
Background Global and national efforts in the 21st century are directed toward the elimination of new pediatric HIV infections through evidence-based infant feeding interventions for the preventionExpand
  • 18
  • 3
  • PDF
Review of the Clinical Presentation of Uterine Fibroid and the Effect of Therapeutic Intervention on Fertility
Uterine fibroid is a common gynecological problem among women of reproductive age. The objective of this study was to review the common clinical presentation of uterine fibroid and assess the effectExpand
  • 16
  • 3
...
1
2
3
4
5
...