Ismail Ayinla Suleiman

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A cross-sectional study of hypertensive patients was conducted and drug compliance was estimated. Factors associated with compliance, status of blood pressure control and occurrence of complications were assessed. Compliance was 59.6% as measured with the pill count method. We found 92% of compliant patients had controlled blood pressure in comparison with(More)
BACKGROUND Hypertension is a public health problem worldwide, but the prevalence in Amassoma, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area is not known. OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence of hypertension in the locality and the extent of control in diagnosed cases. METHODS It is a prospective study involving interviewing. Four hundred adults aged 20 years(More)
BACKGROUND A high level of adherence is required to achieve the desired outcomes of antiretroviral therapy. There is paucity of information about adherence to combined antiretroviral therapy in Bayelsa State of southern Nigeria. OBJECTIVES The objectives of the study were to determine the level of adherence to combined antiretroviral therapy among the(More)
BACKGROUND Resistance of microorganisms to existing antimicrobial agents threatens the effective utilization of available resources in sub-Saharan Africa. Cost-effective utilization of antibacterial agents is essential in effective health care delivery in Nigeria. OBJECTIVES To determine the most cost effective antibacterial agent in the treatment of S.(More)
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