Ethnobotanical Survey of Traditional Medicinal Practices in LaelayAdi-yabo District , Northern Ethiopia

  title={Ethnobotanical Survey of Traditional Medicinal Practices in LaelayAdi-yabo District , Northern Ethiopia},
  author={Fitsumbirhan Tewelde and Mebrahtom Mesfin and Semere Tsewene},
  • Fitsumbirhan Tewelde, Mebrahtom Mesfin, Semere Tsewene
  • Published 2017
A comprehensive assessment study with the aim of identifying and documenting traditional medicinal practices were carried out in Laelay Adi-yabo district, Northern Ethiopia in September 2016. Purposive sampling method was used to select traditional medicinal practitioners of the study area. Semi-structured questionnaire, interview and Focused Group Discussion were conducted to gather first hand ethnobotanical information on medicinal plants used for human and livestock ailments. A total of 28… CONTINUE READING


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