Vol. 15 No. 3 (2015): The Nigerian Health Journal (July - September)

Published: 2016-04-10

Editorial Summary

  • Editorial Summary Volume 15 No 3 July to September 2015

    Datonye Dennis Alasia
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.218

Original Articles

  • Utilization Of Malaria Prophylaxes Amongst Nigerian Urban Antenatal Population

    Vaduneme Kingsley Oriji, Terhemen Kasso
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.219
  • Cost Burden for Accessing Paediatric Emergency Services at a Tertiary Health Facility

    Daprim Samuel Ogaji, Odadi Christian Mark, Etakewen Paul Oghenetega, Ugwu Godwin Ebebechukwu, Margaret Mary Mezie-Okoye
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.220
  • Primary Postpartum Haemorrhage at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital: Prevalence and Risk Factors

    Kinikanwo Innocent Green, John Dimkpa Ojule, Chigozirim Faith Mmom
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.221

Case Report and Series

Short Communication

  • Cardiac Pacemaker Insertion in the South-South Region of Nigeria: Prospects And Challenges

    Chibuike Eze Nwafor
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.223


  • Diabetes Advocacy and Care in Nigeria

    Sunday Chinenye
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.224
  • A Review of the Public Health Implications of Alcohol Abuse

    Kennedy Aborlo Nkporbu, Kingsley Enyinaya Douglas
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.225
  • Sonographic Measurement of the Volume of the Normal Thyroid Gland in Adults in Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital, Port Harcourt

    Nengi Alazigha, Enighe Ugboma, Christian Nwankwo, Chukwuemeka Agi
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.226
  • Investigating outcomes in the management of hypertension by specialists in a University Hospital

    Promise Yiganubari Naa-ere, E Okumoko, C Ekejiuba, Daprim Ogaji
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.227
  • Assessment of the quality of Primary Health Care in Rivers State

    N C Agbayi, T Dekpen, K O Ekechuku, Daprim Ogaji
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.228
  • Pregnant Women Expectations and Perception of Antenatal Care Services at Primary Health Centres in Port Harcourt

    C I Erugoh, I E Nkwogbo, I Okpara, D S Ogaji
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.229
  • Financial Impacts of Accessing Paediatric Emergency Services at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital

    C M Odadi, P O Etakewen, G E Ugwu, D S Ogaji
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.230
  • Improvisation in External Fixation in the Management of Fractures at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital

    Richard Chinedu Echem, Paul Eyimina, Vincent Adiela, Tamunokuro Diamond
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.231
  • Radiological Diagnosis of Hydrancephaly in a Specialist Hospital in Port Harcourt, A Case Report

    Chidinma Wekhe, Enighe Ugboma, Chukwuemeka Agu
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.232
  • Prevalence of Depressive Illness among Patients with Asthmatic Disease Attending the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH)

    Kennedy Aborlo Nkporbu, C Ojule, Ibitrokoemi Korubo
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.233
  • Health-seeking behavior of Port Harcourt City Residents: A Univariate Comparison between the Upper and Lower Socio Economic Classes

    Promise Tamunoipiriala Jaja, Sokiprim Akoko, Abiotoa Bestman, Agnes Iragunima
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.234
  • Spectrum of Thyroid Diseases in a Tertiary Centre in the South-South Region of Nigeria

    Amabra Dodiyi-Manuel, Sotonye Dodiyi-Manuel
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.235
  • A 3 Year Review of Urethrocystoscopy in Port Harcourt

    Ovunda Jack Omodu, Anselem Chester Iyama
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.236
  • Health Care Waste Management in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, Nigeria: Impact on Citizens Health

    Samuel Arokoyu, Vincent Adiela
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.60787/tnhj.v15i3.237