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Perceptions of child death in Jigawa State, Nigeria: a mixed-methods study on how sociocultural nuances shape paediatric mortality reporting.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global health action [Glob Health Action] 2022 Dec 31; Vol. 15 (1), pp. 2120251.

Abstract: Background: Vital statistics are critical for effective public health and monitoring progress towards child survival. Nigeria has the highest global under-five mortality rate; however, deaths are often under- or misreported.Objective: We explored perce...

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Antibiotic prescription practices amongst veterinarians in Nigeria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Research in veterinary science [Res Vet Sci] 2022 Dec 20; Vol. 152, pp. 219-227. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 04.

Abstract: The high rate of antibiotic resistance constitutes a global threat to the continuous use of these drugs, because of increasing treatment failures. The aim of this study was to survey antibiotic prescription practices of veterinarians and the possible c...

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Spatial distribution of pollution levels and assessment of benthic foraminifera in Apapa-Badagry Creek, Nigeria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Marine pollution bulletin [Mar Pollut Bull] 2022 Dec; Vol. 185 (Pt B), pp. 114359. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 23.

Abstract: The Apapa and Badagry creeks in Nigeria are a corridor of long-term anthropogenic activities, including mangrove removal, urban expansion, and industrialization. Consequently, this uncontrolled development led to the release of untreated effluents and ...

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Association between Conflict and Cholera in Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emerging infectious diseases [Emerg Infect Dis] 2022 Dec; Vol. 28 (12), pp. 2472-2481.

Abstract: Cholera outbreaks contribute substantially to illness and death in low- and middle-income countries. Cholera outbreaks are associated with several social and environmental risk factors, and extreme conditions can act as catalysts. A social extreme know...

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Reaching out to men in ending intimate partner violence: a qualitative study among male civil servants in Ibadan, Nigeria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of qualitative studies on health and well-being [Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being] 2022 Dec; Vol. 17 (1), pp. 2128263.

Abstract: Purpose: The aim of this study was to explore the perceptions of male civil servants in Ibadan, Nigeria about the perpetration of IPV and to document their suggested measures to prevent IPV in our communities in Nigeria.Methods: Four focus group discus...

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Reproductive factors and the risk of breast cancer among Nigerian women by age and oestrogen receptor status.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cancer causes & control : CCC [Cancer Causes Control] 2022 Dec; Vol. 33 (12), pp. 1401-1412. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 03.

Abstract: Purpose of the Study: The aim of the study was to investigate the association between reproductive factors and breast cancer risk in Nigeria. This has not been widely investigated in sub-Saharan Africa.Methods: We conducted a hospital-based case-contro...

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Evaluation of nutritional quality of complementary foods formulated from blends of Nigerian yellow maize (Zea mays), soybean (Glycine max) and crayfish (Procambarus clarkii).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the science of food and agriculture [J Sci Food Agric] 2022 Dec; Vol. 102 (15), pp. 6961-6973. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 28.

Abstract: Background: Plant-based complementary foods (CFs) supply insufficient amount of nutrients to meet recommended nutrient intakes for 6-23-month-old children. The present study determined the nutritional quality of CFs formulated from blends of Nigerian y...

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Assessing the combined effects of temperature, precipitation, total ecological footprint, and carbon footprint on rice production in Nigeria: a dynamic ARDL simulations approach.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental science and pollution research international [Environ Sci Pollut Res Int] 2022 Dec; Vol. 29 (56), pp. 85005-85025. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 05.

Abstract: The present study aims to investigate the combined effects of temperature, precipitation, ecological footprint, carbon footprints, rice plant area harvested, and fertilizer use on Nigeria's rice production by using data from 1971 to 2018. The study use...

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Catastrophic health expenditure and its determinants among Nigerian households.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of health economics and management [Int J Health Econ Manag] 2022 Dec; Vol. 22 (4), pp. 459-470. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 14.

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Abstract: Health expenditure can be substantial, especially in countries without national health insurance schemes, and it can negatively affect people's welfare. This study uses recent data to evaluate the extent to which Nigerian households suffer from catastr...

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A qualitative exploration of how the COVID-19 pandemic shaped experiences of self-managed medication abortion with accompaniment group support in Argentina, Indonesia, Nigeria, and Venezuela.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sexual and reproductive health matters [Sex Reprod Health Matters] 2022 Dec; Vol. 30 (1), pp. 2079808.

Abstract: Globally, people self-manage their medication abortions without clinical assistance. Feminist activist collectives (accompaniment groups) support people through self-managed abortion with evidence-based guidance. We sought to understand the impact of C...

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