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Intimate Partner Violence in Southwestern Nigeria: Are There Rural-Urban Differences?
The researchers in this study assessed the prevalence of different types and experience of intimate partner violence among 600 women aged 15 to 49 years in selected rural and urban communities in… Expand
Work conditions and health problems of female traders in Ibadan, Nigeria.
This descriptive cross-sectional survey was conducted among all the female traders in Sango market, Ibadan in, April 2003. The aim of the study was to identify the common health problems of women… Expand
Occupational exposure, attitude to HIV-positive patients and uptake of HIV counselling and testing among health care workers in a tertiary hospital in Nigeria
- M. Onadeko, M. Balogun, O. Onigbogi, F. Omokhodion
- SAHARA J : journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS…
- 1 January 2017
Abstract Health care workers (HCWs) are at risk of occupational exposure to HIV. Their attitude to HIV-positive patients influences patients’ willingness and ability to access quality care. HIV… Expand
Reported occupational hazards and illnesses among hairdressers in Ibadan, Southwest Nigeria.
BACKGROUND Hairdressers work in small scale enterprises with little or no health supervision in the workplace. OBJECTIVE To identify workplace hazards and health problems of workers in this trade.… Expand
Study of trace elements in urine of some Nigerian medical patients
In this study, trace element concentrations were determined in urine samples of patients with kidney and liver conditions from the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile-Ife… Expand
A Qualitative Study of Intimate Partner Violence Among Women in Nigeria
Negative health outcomes caused by intimate partner violence (IPV) have been recognized as a public health problem with extensive effects on the society. Cultural and traditional beliefs that… Expand
Experience and attitude of rural women to IPV in Nigeria
AimIn Nigeria, few studies that have addressed intimate partner violence (IPV) to women have been carried out in urban settings. The purpose of the study was to determine the prevalence, types and… Expand
Contraceptive Use, Unwanted Pregnancies and Abortions among Hairdressers in Ibadan, Southwest Nigeria.
The study was conducted in Ibadan, Southwest Nigeria to determine prevalence and predictors of contraceptive use, unwanted pregnancies and induced abortions among hairdressers. 1687 female… Expand
Analysis of Cd, Cu, Pb, Zn, Hg and Mn in kidneys and liver from human cadavers – A case study in South Western Nigeria
In this study, autopsy tissue samples from human liver and kidneys were analysed for Cd, Cu, Pb, Zn, Hg and Mn in 25 subjects (16 males and 9 females) ranging in age from 2 to 70 years. Tissue… Expand
Experience of intimate partner violence among rural and urban women in Oyo State, Nigeria
Background Intimate Partner Violence is an important public health problem in Nigeria. Previous studies on IPV have focused mainly on physical violence providing little information on the prevalence… Expand