Prevalence and Distribution of Neurological Disease in a Neurology Clinic in Enugu, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Onwuekwe2011PrevalenceAD,
  title={Prevalence and Distribution of Neurological Disease in a Neurology Clinic in Enugu, Nigeria},
  author={I O Onwuekwe and Birinus Adikaibe Ezeala-Adikaibe},
  booktitle={Annals of medical and health sciences research},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Specialization in various areas of medicine is established in most tertiary hospitals in Nigeria. There is thus an increasing awareness by the populace on need for specialist medical care. However, neurologists are few and unevenly spread in the country. This raises a serious concern considering the enormous burden that neurological diseases may constitute in our environment. OBJECTIVE To examine the scope of the burden of neurological disease as encountered in a typical… CONTINUE READING

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