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Category Archives: Medical / Health Sciences

COMPOSITION OF PLEUROTUS TUBER-REGIUM ITS NUTRITIVE IMPORTANCE

CHAPTER  ONE                                                        INTRODUCTION   1.1.  BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY          Pleurotus tuber-regium, also known as the king tuber mushroom, is an edible gilled fungus native of the tropics, example, Africa, Asia, and Australasia. (Oso, 1977) It has been shown to be a different species unable to cross-breed and phylogenetically detached from other species of Pleurotus  […]

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ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICS BEHIND DNA ACTIVITIES AND FUNCTIONS

CHAPTER ONE  INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF STUDY               Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a molecule that encodes the genetic instructions used in the development and functioning of all living organisms and many viruses known to man. Along with RNA and the proteins, DNA is one of the three major macromolecules vital for all identified forms of […]

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CD4 AND CD8 LEVELS IN SECRETORS AND NON-SECRETORS OF ABH ANTIGEN AMONG HIV POSITIVE PATIENTS

Assessment of CD4 and CD8 Levels in Secretors and Non-Secretors of ABH Antigen among HIV Positive Patients ABSTRACT Sixty (60) patients with Human immunodeficiency disease attending Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital (EBSUTH) Abakaliki were used for the study. Sixty (60) age and sex matched apparently healthy individual who were screened 3 months prior to study […]

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SOCIO-CULTURAL FACTORS INFLUENCING CHILD NUTRITION IN NIGERIA

Socio-Cultural Factors Influencing Child Nutrition in Nigeria– A Case of Onicha L.G.A, Ebonyi State Abstract Young children are the- most nutritionally vulnerable groups especially in the developing countries of the world yet, relatively little is done to achieve, their special nutritional needs. This study was done to determine the socio-cultural actors influencing child nutrition among […]

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PREVALENCE OF Β-THALASSAAEMIA TRAIT AMONG NIGERIANS

Project Topic: Prevalence of Β-Thalassaaemia Trait among Nigerians- Case of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State ABSTRACT Beta-thalassaemia is a group of inherited blood disorder caused by reduced or absent synthesis of beta-chains of haemoglobin resulting in variable phenotypes ranging from severe anaemia to clinically asymptomatic cases. This study which aims at determination of the prevalence of Beta-thalassaemia […]

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FACTORS AGAINST MIDWIVES’ QUALITY HEALTH CARE DELIVERY

Project Topic: Factors against Midwives’ Health Assessment Practice in Quality Care Delivery to both Hospitalized and Out Patients in Presbyterian Joint Hospital (PJH), Uburu Abstract The ability to assess patients is one of the most important skills of nursing, regardless of the practice setting. This study was undertaken to examine the factors hindering nurses’ practice […]

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Diabetes mellitus and its complications

 Project Topic: Diabetes mellitus and its complications SUMMARY Diabetes mellitus and its complications:  Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic disorder in which a person has high blood sugar either because the body does not produce enough insulin or because cells do not respond to the insulin. There are three main types of diabetes. Symptoms include […]

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LASSA FEVER AMONG HEALTH CARE WORKERS

Project Topic: KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE AND PREVENTION OF LASSA FEVER INFECTION AMONG HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN FEDERAL TEACHING HOSPITAL ABAKALIKI ABSTRACT  This is a descriptive cross sectional study of the population of healthcare workers in FETHA to ascertain their knowledge, attitude and preventive measures against Lassa Fever infection. The study population was 300 respondents out of […]

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Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Among Quarry Workers

CHAPTER ONE Project Topic: Estimation of Total and Free Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) among Quarry Workers at Ezza Umuoghara Quarry Site ln Eza North Local Government, Ebonyi State 1.0          Introduction Quarries have been very important in environmental development and also serve a means of employment and source of income. A quarry is a type of […]

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