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Utilization of Cancer Information System for Breast Cancer Control in Lagos, Nigeria

Omolola Salako, Alero Annrobert, Kehinde Sharafadeen Okunade, Adeola Olatunji, Adeola Fakolade, Victor Isibor, Deborah Falode

There is a substantial increase in the incidence of breast cancer in Nigeria usually with the late stage presentations and subsequent poor rates of survival attributed mainly to a low level of cancer awareness and ignorance amongst patients. Cancer information system (CIS)isnow assuming an emerging ...

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Targeting women with free cervical cancer screening: challenges and lessons learnt from Osun state, southwest Nigeria

Ebenezer Gbenga Adepoju, Temitope Ilori, Samuel Anu Olowookere, Ajibola Idowu

The study was conducted to determine the challenges and suggest solutions to conducting free cervical cancer screening among Nigerian women. awareness was created among women groups and mass media in Osun State for women to undergo free cervical cancer screening programme. Consenting women had the ...

Only the 300 first characters of this abstract are displayed here - 19 August 2016
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Cost and value in medical education: the factor of change management

Kieran Walsh - 15 July 2016

Medical education is expensive. However even if a new form of low cost high value medical education is developed, consideration must be given to the change management process whereby the old system is gradually retired and the new one taken up. Consideration must also be given to the cost of the cha. Continue...
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Otite externe maligne à Candida Albicans

Fahd Elayoubi, Azeddine Lachkar, Ahmed Aabach, Mohamed Chouai, Mohamed Rachid Ghailan

L’otite externe maligne est une ostéomyélite de la base du crane. Le Pseudomonas aeruginosa est le germe le plus incriminé. Cependant l’origine fongique n’est pas rare. Patiente &..
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Macular scar secondary to congenital toxoplasmosis. Sophia El Hamichi, Abdelbarre Oubaaz.
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First line chemotherapy plus trastuzumab in metastatic breast cancer HER2 positive observational institutional study
Meryem Aitelhaj, Siham LKhoyaali, Ghizlane Rais, Saber Boutayeb, Hassan Errihani
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 324, 24 August 2016
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Utilization of Cancer Information System for Breast Cancer Control in Lagos, Nigeria
Omolola Salako, Alero Annrobert, Kehinde Sharafadeen Okunade, Adeola Olatunji, Adeola Fakolade, Victor Isibor, Deborah Falode
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 323, 24 August 2016
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Targeting women with free cervical cancer screening: challenges and lessons learnt from Osun state, southwest Nigeria
Ebenezer Gbenga Adepoju, Temitope Ilori, Samuel Anu Olowookere, Ajibola Idowu
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 319, 19 August 2016
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Prevalence, awareness and risk factors associated with Hepatitis B infection among pregnant women attending the antenatal clinic at Mbagathi District Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya
Jacqueline Asundula Malungu Ngaira, James Kimotho, Isaac Mirigi, Saida Osman, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Raphael Lwembe, Missiani Ochwoto
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 315, 17 August 2016
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Profile and clinical characterization of seizures in hospitalized children
Ernestina Ernest Mwipopo, Shahnawaz Akhatar, Panpan Fan, Dongchi Zhao
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 313, 16 August 2016
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Self-medication among health workers in a tertiary institution in South-West Nigeria
Oluwole Adeyemi Babatunde, Joseph Olusesan Fadare, Olujide John Ojo, Kabir Adekunle Durowade, Oladele Ademola Atoyebi, Paul Oladapo Ajayi Temitope Olaniyan
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 312, 16 August 2016
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Unicameral (simple) and aneurysmal bone cysts: the effect of insufficient curettage on recurrence
Suat Çelik, Abuzer Uludağ, Hacı Bayram Tosun, Sancar Serbest, Murat Gürger, Sabahattin Kılıç
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 311, 16 August 2016
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Cesarean section indications and anthropometric parameters in Rwandan nulliparae: preliminary results from a longitudinal survey
Jean-Baptiste Kakoma
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 310, 12 August 2016
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Review
Quelle est la place de la toxine botulique dans le traitement de l’hyperplasie bénigne de prostate?
Adil Mazdar, Ali Bedouche, Sinane Zoughari, Ahmed Ibrahimi, Hachem El Sayegh, Ali Iken, Lounis Benslimane, Yassine Nouini
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 309, 11 August 2016
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Surgery for rheumatic mitral valve disease in sub-saharan African countries: why valve repair is still the best surgical option
Charles Mve Mvondo, Marta Pugliese, Alessandro Giamberti, David Chelo, Liliane Mfeukeu Kuate, Jerome Boombhi, Ellen Marie Dailor
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 307, 11 August 2016
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Obésité abdominale et autres biomarqueurs de risque cardiométabolique: influence du niveau socioéconomique et du mode de vie dans deux populations noires apparentées, Cotonou (Bénin) et Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
Asma EL Mabchour, Hélène Delisle, Colette Vilgrain, Phillipe Larco, Roger Sodjinou
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 306, 10 August 2016
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Infant feeding practice and associated factors among HIV positive mothers in Debre Markos Referral Hospital East Gojam zone, North West Ethiopia
Elias Bekele Wakwoya, Tatek Abate Zewudie, Kahsay Zenebe Gebreslasie
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 300, 05 August 2016
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