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The absence of adult mortality data for sub-Saharan Africa: a practical solution.
Information on cause of death among adults in sub-Saharan Africa is essentially nonexistent. Published sources provide statistics on both cause-specific and overall rates of mortality, but closerExpand
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The distribution and mortality impact of chronic energy deficiency among adult Nigerian men and women
Objective: To determine the prevalence of chronic energy deficiency (CED) and associated mortality risk in a cohort of adult Nigerians followed from 1992 to 1997.Research methods and procedures: TheExpand
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Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in an African, urban inner city community.
With the epidemiological transition phenomenon, more countries are expected to move from a disease pattern dominated by infectious diseases to one characterised by non-communicable diseases. ManyExpand
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Effects of school health nursing education interventions on HIV/AIDS-related attitudes of students in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
PURPOSE One of the greatest challenges facing school nurses is that of identifying and using appropriate strategies to meet the health education needs of adolescents in regard to prevention of humanExpand
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Survey of Knowledge, Attitudes and Sexual Practices Relating to HIV Infection/AIDS among Nigerian Secondary School Students
The research was carried out to study the AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes and sexual behaviour of 540 students selected by the multistage sampling technique from four Nigerian secondary schools.Expand
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Sexual beliefs, attitudes and knowledge of adolescent youths in Ibadan concerning AIDS.
  • M. Asuzu
  • Medicine
  • West African journal of medicine
  • 1994
This is a descriptive cross-sectional study of Ibadan secondary school students who took part in an open and voluntary family life education programme in 1990. Of the 306 estimated youth attendantsExpand
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Job satisfaction and psychological health of doctors at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital.
BACKGROUND Studies on job satisfaction and health have mainly been carried out among Caucasian populations. Similar studies are lacking in Nigeria. AIM To investigate the level of job satisfactionExpand
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Knowledge and practice of universal precautions among nurses in central hospital, Benin-City, Edo State, Nigeria.
Nurses are faced with professional hazards such as needle pricks and blood-borne infections in their day to day activities in the work place. This study is aimed at finding out the knowledge andExpand
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The specialty choice of clinical year students at the Ibadan Medical School.
This is a cross-sectional study of first and final year clinical students of the University of Ibadan, aimed at highlighting the students' preference for specialties, its evolution in the course ofExpand
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Using verbal autopsy to identify and proportionally assign cause of death in Ibadan, southwest Nigeria.
Reliable and accurate data remain scarce on the cause and rates of mortality among adults in sub-Saharan Africa. The Idikan Adult Mortality Study, a prospective community-based study was initiated inExpand
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