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Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization among Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients and health care workers at Muhimbili national hospital, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 2012

Alfred Geofrey, Ahmed Abade, Said Aboud

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been recognized as important nosocomial pathogens worldwide. S aureus may induce clinically manifested diseases, or the host may remain completely asymptomatic. a cross-sectional hospital-based study was conducted from October 2012 to March 20 ...

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The clinical pattern of renal diseases in the nephrology in-patient unit of the Yaounde General Hospital in Cameroon: a five-year audit

Francois Folefack Kaze, Forbin Elias Ekokobe, Marie Patrice Halle, Hermine Fouda, Alain Patrick Menanga, Gloria Ashuntantang

Kidney diseases are a growing worldwide problem and one of the major public health threats. We analyzed the spectrum of kidney diseases seen over a five-year period in the nephrology in-patient unit of the Yaounde general hospital. this was a retrospective analysis of 225 medical records of patien ...

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The future of postgraduate training

Kieran Walsh - 27 November 2014

Improvements to postgraduate training have included newly designed postgraduate curricula, new forms of delivery of learning, more valid and reliable assessments, and more rigorous evaluation of training programmes. All these changes have been necessary and have now started to settle in. Now therefo. Continue...
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Case reports

Acute nontraumatic torticollis in a patient with right lower quadrant pain: case report

Faik Yaylak, Sezgin Zeren, Zülfü Bayhan, Refik Bademci, Cigdem Devir

Right lower quadrant pain is one of the most common symptom of the emergency patients. For accurate diagnosis and treatment; the patients must be questioned and examined very well. Also accompanying c..
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Case series
Adénocarcinome pulmonaire primitif: expérience d’un centre hospitalier tunisien
Samah Joobeur, Hadhami Mribah, Ahmed Ben Saad, Saoussen Cheikh Mhamed, Houda Mahou, Naceur Rouatbi, Ali El Kamel
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 216, 24 July 2015
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Neurosurgical management of anterior meningo-encephaloceles about 60 cases
Loubna Rifi, Amina Barkat, Abdeslam El Khamlichi, Malek Boulaadas, Abdessamad El Ouahabi
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 215, 24 July 2015
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Workshop report
Improving Nigerian health policymakers’ capacity to access and utilize policy relevant evidence: outcome of information and communication technology training workshop
Chigozie Jesse Uneke, Abel Ebeh Ezeoha, Henry Uro-Chukwu, Chinonyelum Thecla Ezeonu, Ogbonnaya Ogbu, Friday Onwe, Chima Edoga
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 212, 23 July 2015
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Research
Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization among Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients and health care workers at Muhimbili national hospital, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 2012
Alfred Geofrey, Ahmed Abade, Said Aboud
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 211, 23 July 2015
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Case series
First steps of laparoscopic surgery in Lubumbashi: problems encountered and preliminary results
Willy Arung, Nathalie Dinganga, Emmanuel Ngoie, Etienne Odimba, Olivier Detry
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 210, 23 July 2015
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Conference proceedings
Proceedings of the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET) Scientific Conference 17-22 November 2013 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: posters sessions
Sheba Nakacubo Gitta, Raoul Kamadjeu, Allan Mwesiga
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 209, 22 July 2015
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Proceedings of the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET) Scientific Conference 17-22 November 2013 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: plenaries and oral presentations
Sheba Nakacubo Gitta, Raoul Kamadjeu, Allan Mwesiga
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 208, 22 July 2015
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Research
The clinical pattern of renal diseases in the nephrology in-patient unit of the Yaounde General Hospital in Cameroon: a five-year audit
Francois Folefack Kaze, Forbin Elias Ekokobe, Marie Patrice Halle, Hermine Fouda, Alain Patrick Menanga, Gloria Ashuntantang
Pan African Medical Journal 21, 205, 20 July 2015
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