Folate levels in children with sickle cell anaemia on folic acid supplementation in steady state and crises at a tertiary hospital in Enugu, Nigeria: a prospective, comparative study

Uchenna C Nnajekwu, Chukwubike O Nnajekwu, Vivian O Onukwuli, Bartholomew FChukwu, Anthony N Ikefuna, Ifeoma J Emodi 1 Department of Paediatrics, University Of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria2 Department of…

Continue Reading Folate levels in children with sickle cell anaemia on folic acid supplementation in steady state and crises at a tertiary hospital in Enugu, Nigeria: a prospective, comparative study

Exploring the cultural appropriateness of a psychosocial intervention, the Thinking Healthy Programme-Peer delivered (THPP), for perinatal depression in Lilongwe, Malawi

Mwawi Ng’oma*, Najia Atif, Samantha Meltzer-Brody, Robert C. Stewart, Ellen Chirwa Department of Mental Health, Kamuzu University of Health Sciences, Blantyre, MalawiSt John of God Hospitaller Services, Lilongwe, MalawiHuman Development…

Continue Reading Exploring the cultural appropriateness of a psychosocial intervention, the Thinking Healthy Programme-Peer delivered (THPP), for perinatal depression in Lilongwe, Malawi

Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: A Roadmap for the International COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

William B. Belshe*, Jared M. Alswang*, Alexander M. Upfill-Brown1, Luso Chilenga, John Chipolombwe, Vincent Y.Seaman David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (Los Angeles, CA)Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA)Chitipa District…

Continue Reading Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: A Roadmap for the International COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

Relationship of maternal factors and obstetric complications with term singleton vs term twin neonatal outcomes: A retrospective study in China

Hui Li1*, Nawsherwan Khan2*#, Ghulam Nabi3, Rahmat Gul4, Zahoor Ahmed5, Cuifang Fan5# Department of Medicine, Taixing People Hospital, Taizhou, Jiangsu, ChinaDepartment of Preventive Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Wuhan University,…

Continue Reading Relationship of maternal factors and obstetric complications with term singleton vs term twin neonatal outcomes: A retrospective study in China

“Don’t rush into thinking of walking again”: Patient views of treatment and disability following an open tibia fracture in Malawi

Alexander Schade1, Wakumanye Sibande1, Moses Kumwenda1, Nicola Desmond1, Linda Chokotho2, Eleni Karasouli3, John Metcalfe3, William Harrison4 Kamuzu University of Health Sciences, Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research ProgrammeBelt Cure Hospital,…

Continue Reading “Don’t rush into thinking of walking again”: Patient views of treatment and disability following an open tibia fracture in Malawi

The Effect of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Nutritional Status and Anxiety Levels in Turkish Young Adults

Müberra YILDIZ1, Merve Esra ÇITAR DAZIROĞLU2, Gamze AKBULUT3 *Corresponding Author: Müberra YILDIZ; Email: muberraozturk@sdu.edu.tr AbstractBackgroundThe pandemic called “Coronavirus Disease 2019” (COVID-19), which first appeared in China, then spread to the…

Continue Reading The Effect of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Nutritional Status and Anxiety Levels in Turkish Young Adults

Experimenting with mentoring “junior” authors to encourage scientific publications in Malawi

Adamson S. Muula 1,2 Editor in Chief, Malawi Medical Journal (www.mmj.mw)Professor and Head, Department of Public Health, School of PublicHealth and Family Medicine, The Kamuzu University of Health Sciences(formerly College…

Continue Reading Experimenting with mentoring “junior” authors to encourage scientific publications in Malawi