World Journal of Public Health

Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Epidemiological, Clinical, Paraclinical and Evolutionary Aspects of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in 22 HIV-Infected Patients Followed at the Fann Outpatient Treatment Center

    Ngom Ndeye Fatou, Ndiaye Kine, Lawson AT Dela-dem, Faye Mame Awa, Faye Fulgence Abdou, Doutchi Mahamadou, Mboup Ahmadou, Diaw Abibatou, Gaye Assietou, Ndiaye Alassane, Gueye Mamadou, Ba Awa, Ka Ousseynou

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: Jan. 06, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 04, 2022
    Published: Feb. 16, 2022
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    Abstract: Introduction: Appearig at the end of 2019, an acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) quickly spread from China to all parts of the world. Cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, respiratory tract diseases, and cancer, among others, are poor predictive factors for SARS-CoV-2 infection. However, it is not yet well ... Show More
  • Surveillance of Road Accidents in Bouake, Ivory Coast, 2018: Hospital Prevalence and Seriousness Factors

    Gnissan Henri Auguste Yao, Lepri Bernadin Nicaise Aka, Damus Paquin Kouassi, M’Begnan Coulibaly, Alfred Douba, Armelle Claverie Tanoa Koffi, Opri Irika, Arsene Deby Kouame, Ismael Arnaud Ouattara, Mouanta Stephanie Maryse Laurel Tanoh, Sory Ibrahim Soumahoro, Jean Marie Ouaga, Bangaman Christian Akani, Mahamadoun Sangho

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 6-13
    Received: Jan. 08, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 26, 2022
    Published: Feb. 16, 2022
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    Abstract: Our study aims to determine the factors associated with the severity of road accidents in Bouake. We carried out a cross-sectional and analytical study, using road accident surveillance data, from January 1 to December 31, 2018. The prevalence of accidents was 44.38/10,000 inhabitants. The victims were between 15-34 years old (57.8%), male (77.3%),... Show More
  • Child Maltreatment in Lebanon: Prevalence, Screening and Upgrade of ESCAPE

    Jules Joel Bakhos, Ghassan Sleilaty, Bernard Gerbaka, Carole Nehme, Rouba Hamzeh, Charles Chammas, Walid Kheireddine, Gerard Elie Bakhos, Elie Saliba

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 14-21
    Received: Jan. 25, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 02, 2021
    Published: Feb. 25, 2022
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    Abstract: Child maltreatment is a violation of human rights and includes all forms of abuse against children under 18 years of age. It is the second cause of death in children after accidental trauma and remains an active problem worldwide. In Lebanon, little work is being done nationwide to provide and explain the available screening and reporting tools for... Show More
  • Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) Related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a Village in Southern China: A Cross-sectional Survey

    Guomin Yang, Yanling Yao, Na Li

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 22-29
    Received: Mar. 01, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 16, 2022
    Published: Mar. 23, 2022
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    Abstract: Since December 2019, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has quickly swept across the country, followed by a global pandemic. The whole 228 rural residents from a village in southern China were selected as the participants, and a self-administered questionnaire was used to assess knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) related to COVID-19. The... Show More
  • Infection Prevention and Control: Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice of Community Members on Standard Protocols During COVID-19 Pandemic in Ikeja, Nigeria

    Oluwaseun Damilola Fasanmi, Ebenezer Obi Daniel, Ahmed Mamuda Bello, Paul Olaiya Abiodun, Michael Avwerhota, Israel Olukayode Popoola, Christiana Asibi Ogben, Michael Olabode Tomori, Essien Grace Clement, Adebanke Adetutu Ogun, Friday Iyobosa Igbinovia, Sarah Obianuju Ukemenam, Azeezat Abimbola Oyewande, Oluwole Victor Oluwalomola

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 30-38
    Received: Jan. 06, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 17, 2022
    Published: Mar. 31, 2022
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    Abstract: The novel Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), was first identified in Wuhan China in December 2019 and has rapidly spread to almost every region of the world. Also known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), COVID-19 causes significant morbidity and mortality. The infection has no immediate treatment and vaccine, World H... Show More