Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine

[ Volume-2 & Issue-2 ]

Editorial

Thoughts on The Sars-Cov-2 Pandemic: Healthcare Systems, Economy, Ukrainian-Russian War

  • By Paolo Sossai - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 1 - 4
  • Received: 25.4.2022; Accepted: 27.4.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic and subsequent COVID-19, which has caused more than 6 million deaths worldwide, has shed light on certain interesting elements of global healthcare systems. a) people and things moving quickly from one part of the world to another greatly increases the risk of the spread o Read more

Review

A short Review of Recent Advances in Cancer Gene Therapy in relation to Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Breast and Prostate Cancer

  • By Dennis Amaechi, I.P. Ekpe, B.N. Yisa - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 5 - 12
  • Received: 2.4.2022; Accepted: 9.5.2022; Published: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Prostate and breast cancer are two of the most common cancers in Western countries. In advanced illness, current treatments are ineffective. Gene therapy has become an essential tool as a result of recent advancements in cancer molecular biology and gene engineering research. Gene therapy is one Read more

Article

Factors Affecting Treatment Outcomes Of Drug Resistance Tuberculosis Among Patients On Therapy At Lira Regional Referral Hospital In Lira District, Northern Uganda

  • By Icel Solomon, Apio Holga Zena - 29 Jun 2023
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 13 - 20
  • Received: 14.4.2022; Accepted: 9.5.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Drug-resistance tuberculosis (DR-TB) remains a big challenge with Multi-drug resistance tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and extensive drug-resistance tuberculosis (XDR-TB) being the worst forms. The burden DR-TB in Africa is very high and the World Health Organization estimated that about 36000 to 44000 ca Read more

Article

Anti-Fertility Role of Aegle Marmelos (Bael)

  • By Arun Kumar Srivastava, Vinay Kumar Singh - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 21 - 25
  • Received: 26.4.2022; Accepted: 19.5.2022; Published: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Antifertility agents are those which are capable of stopping ovulation or fertilization. Man uses a variety of herbs and plant extracts to treat and relieve physical and mental illnesses. Aegle marmelos (L.), also known as Bael, is a spiny tree that belongs to the family Rutaceae. Due to the nume Read more

Article

Patient Dose Estimation during Radiological X-Ray Procedures of Lower Extremities

  • By B. Samaila - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 26 - 30
  • Received: 22.5.2022; Accepted: 25.6.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

The use of X-ray to investigate the lower extremities plays an important role in the health system of the country. During these radiological procedures a significant amount of radiation dose received by the patients’ organs in most cases the skin organ that must be assessed to prevent patie Read more

Article

Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C among HIV Patients attending Wuse District Hospital Abuja, Nigeria

  • By Obum-Nnadi C. N, Oyeka, C. A, Ezenwa C. M, Dennis Amaechi - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 31 - 40
  • Received: 3.6.2022; Accepted: 25.6.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Background: Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis B Virus are among the clinical conditions of public health importance with high morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially in developing countries. These two infections share common route of transmission that puts HIV positive individuals Read more

Article

Pemphigus Vulgaris Confined to the Gingiva

  • By Gyan Prasad Bajgai, Karma Tobgyel - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 41 - 44
  • Received: 12.6.2022; Accepted: 25.6.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Pemphigus Vulgaris (PV) is an intraepithelial blistering disease that frequently affects the skin and mucous membranes. The oral mucosa is frequently affected in pemphigus patients. It does not have any gender preferences and can affect both men and women aged 40 to 60. In many patients, oral les Read more

Article

Social Factors and Pattern of Blood Pressure Distribution among Academic Staff of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba- Akoko

  • By Adeleke O R, Adedugbe B O, Adedayo O O, Elumaro A I, Fadero E O, Fagboye R S, Olatunji K J - 29 Jun 2022
  • Journal of Applied Health Sciences and Medicine, Volume : 2, Issue: 2, Pages: 45 - 53
  • Received: 15.6.2022; Accepted: 25.6.2022; First Online: 29.6.2022
Abstract:  

Aim: This study investigated the social factors and distribution pattern of blood pressure among the faculty of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba- Akoko (AAUA). Methods: It involved concurrently applying mixed quantitative and qualitative methods. The questionnaire and measurements of blood pre Read more