African Journal of Biomedical Research

Current Issue

Vol. 24 No. 1 (2021)
Published March 19, 2021

The African Journal of biomedical Research is conceived as an academic and professional journal covering all fields within the Biomedical Sciences including the allied health fields. Articles from the Physical Sciences and humanities related to the Medical Sciences are also within the scope of the journal. The African Journal of Biomedical Research publishes full-length papers, review articles intended to throw light on recent advances in areas within its scope, short communications, rapid communications and mini-reviews. The journal also carries news on conferences, workshops and products. The guiding principle is consistency.

Original Articles

Dr. Brian Mugabi, Sylvester Chima
33 - 40
Correlates of Knowledge and Practice of Medical Waste Management Among Healthcare Workers in Ethekwini District Public Hospitals, Kwazulu-Natal Province, South Africa
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Salamatu Yahaya, Rasaki Ajani Sanusi, Tolu Emmanuel Eyinla, Folake Olukemi Samuel
41 - 46
Household Food Insecurity and Nutrient Adequacy of Under-Five Children in Selected Urban Areas of Ibadan, Southwestern, Nigeria
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France Raphela
47 - 52
Chronic bronchitis and associated factors in workers at a South African welding company
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Babagana Bako
53 - 57
Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency and Insufficiency Across Trimesters of Pregnancy in Maiduguri, Nigeria: A Cross-Sectional Study
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Idang ojong
59 - 64
Knowledge and Utilization of Partograph in Labor Monitoring Among Nurses and Midwives in a Tertiary Health Facility in South-South Nigeria.
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Nse Ayooluwa Odunaiya, Ugo Nwando Ozoeze, Opeyemi Mercy Adegoke, Oluwafemi Omoniyi Oguntibeju
65 - 73
Knowledge and Perception of Cardiovascular Disease and its Risk Factors by Secondary School Adolescents in Ibadan North Local Government, Southwestern Nigeria
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Adebusola Ogunmodede, Olubunmi Nimat Buhari, James Ayodele Ogunmodede
75 - 80
The Knowledge and Perception of Medical Students About Psychotherapy as A Treatment Modality for Psychiatric Disorders: Implications for Medical Education and Practice
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Ekpoanwan Esienumoh
81 - 92
Maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) services utilization: A comparative case study of tertiary and primary health care facilities in Cross River State.
B. F Dele-Ojo, J. A Ogunmodede, O. D Ojo, H. S Bello, P. M Kolo, I. A KATIBI , A. B OMOTOSO , S. A DADA
93 - 97
Association between White Coat Hypertension and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy among Adult Nigerians.
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Mulkah Ajagun-Ogunleye, Ahmed A. Adedeji, Marta Vicente-Crespo
99 - 108
Pineapple fruit extract prolonged lifespan and endogenous antioxidant response in Drosophila melanogaster exposed to stress
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OA Afolabi, SI Philip, Shehu-Tijani Shittu
109 - 114
Antioxidant Activity of Moringa oleifera Leaf Extract on testicular Oxidative Stress during Experimental Cryptorchidism was Optimal at Low Dose
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Sunday Olaogun, Olasunkanmi Stephen Olawuwo, Odunayo Ibraheem Azeez, Johnson Oluwayemisi Oyewale
115 - 122
The Effects of graded crude protein diet on serum biochemical parameters of African giant rat (cricetomys gambianus) reared in Ibadan, Nigeria.: Influence of graded crude protein diet on serum biochemical profile of African giant rats.
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O. A Odunola, Ayodeji M. Adegoke, S Prince
123 - 128
Cytotoxic and antiproliferative properties of methanol extract of the stem bark of Adansonia digitata LINN. (MESBAD) in breast cancer cells.
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Temitope Fabiyi-Edebor
128 - 134
Vitamin C attenuates hyperalgesia, peripheral nerve degeneration and reversed paw numbness in a Wistar rat model of diabetic neuropathy: Vitamin C ameliorates diabetic peripheral neuropathy
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Paul Odeniran
135 - 140
Prevalence and Risk Factors of Tick Infestation in Dogs in Ibadan, Nigeria: Tick infestation in dogs in Ibadan
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Oyediran Olusegun Oyebola, Omosalewa, O. Olaoluwa, Mahamadou Kelepilly, Paul Satyal , Timothy E. Uchendu
141 - 149
Chemical Profile and Surgical Anaesthesia Dosage of Dried Clove Bud in Brooders of African Catfish (Clarias gariepinus, Burchell 1822)
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Aloysius Ngozyka Okpogba, Emmanuel Chukwuemeka Ogbodo, Rosemary Adamma Analike, Charles German Ikimi, Chidiadi Maryann Njoku, Ikechukwu Chibueze Ejiogu, Akuma Kalu Amah, Chukwu E. Onyeneke
151 - 157
Kidney Function Status in Persons Occupationally Exposed to Heavy Metals in Metal Forging Factory in Nnewi, Southeastern Nigeria
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Tamila Zvenihorodska, A Hotsulia , S Kravchenko , S Fedotov, B Kyrychko
159 - 163
Synthesis and Antimicrobial Action of 1,2,4-Triazole Derivatives Containing Theophylline and 1,3,4-Thiadiazole Fragments In their Structure
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