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Nexus between Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining and Livelihood in Prestea Mining Region, Ghana
Drawing on the DFID’s sustainable livelihood framework, this paper explores the nexus between artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) and livelihood in Prestea mining region, Ghana. A cross-sectionalExpand
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Attributable cost and extra length of stay of surgical site infection at a Ghanaian teaching hospital
Abstract Background Limited information is available on the financial impact of healthcare associated infections in Sub-Saharan Africa. A prospective case-control study was undertaken at Korle-BuExpand
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Motivations, income determinants and livelihood vulnerability of female teenage head porters in Kasoa, Ghana
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to provide statistical and empirical evidence on the motivations, income determinants and livelihood vulnerabilities of female teenage head porters. TheExpand
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Work history and diagnosed hypertension among older adults in Ghana: Evidence from WHO SAGE Wave2
Introduction: There is limited knowledge in the context of Africa on how work history associates with hypertension at old age. Therefore, this paper analyses such an association using Ghana as a caseExpand
Costs and Extra Length of Stay because of Neonatal Bloodstream Infection at a Teaching Hospital in Ghana
Background There are no published studies on the costs of hospital-acquired neonatal bloodstream infection (BSI) in Ghana. Therefore, this study aims to calculate the cost and extra length of stayExpand
The Financial Impact of Puerperal Infections On Patients, Carers and Public Hospitals in Two Regions in Ghana.
BACKGROUND Puerperal infection (PI) is a known maternal health problem globally. However, there is limited information on its economic impact on patients, carers and public hospitals inExpand
Environmental consciousness and practices of land users along urban water bodies in Ghana: The case of Kumasi Metropolis
An article published by Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management 8(Suppl. 2): 966 – 975, 2015; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ejesm.v8i2.10S
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