World Journal of Public Health

Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022

  • Economic Impact of Malaria Treatment on Resource-constrained Households in Akwa Ibom: A Case Study on Selected Local Government Areas

    Nsikan Affiah, Sunkanmi Fadoju, Idara James, Ndifreke James, Chimankpam Uzoma, Emmanuel Opada, Joseph Jasini

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 39-45
    Received: Jan. 24, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 17, 2022
    Published: Apr. 09, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.11
    Abstract: The burden of malaria on human and economic resources cannot be underestimated. In the Nigerian communities where malaria is endemic, the impact on households results in the loss of resources, time, and health of the household members. Up to 97% of the population in Nigeria live under the risk of malaria and 76% in high transmission areas; 50% of t... Show More
  • Factors Associated with in-Hospital Mortality Related to Severe Malaria in Children Aged 0-59 Months at the National Hospital of Niamey: A Retrospective Study

    Djibo Sayo Adamou, Aguemon Badirou, Damien Barikissou Georgia, Alkassoum Ibrahim, Mamoudou Djafar, Moumouni Garba, Tokpanoude Ignace, Aboubacar Samaïla

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 46-55
    Received: Mar. 06, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 29, 2022
    Published: Apr. 14, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.12
    Abstract: Severe malaria is a global public health problem and remains a major cause of death among children in sub-Saharan Africa. The aim of the study is to investigate the factors associated with severe malaria mortality in children aged 0-59 months. A cross-sectional study was conducted among children aged 0-59 months admitted for severe malaria to the p... Show More
  • How to Use Emancipatory Reflection to Guide Professional Practice at Work

    Jian He, Yue Wen, Yi Zhou, Chulei Ji

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 56-60
    Received: Apr. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 18, 2022
    Published: Apr. 26, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.13
    Abstract: In medical practice, no one professional can perform the service independently. In clinical work, doctors and nurses need to communicate harmoniously and cooperate to effectively complete the treatment or nursing behavior for patients. However, communication between doctors and nurses is not as smooth as expected due to different statuses and uncle... Show More
  • Patient Satisfaction as a Predicative Factor of Treatment Success

    Elvedin Osmanovic, Almir Jagodic, Irma Ikanovic, Mersiha Cerkezovic, Halid Mahmutbegovic, Nail Jusic

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 61-66
    Received: Apr. 08, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 23, 2022
    Published: Apr. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.14
    Abstract: In order to achieve patient satisfaction, medical employees must work daily to improve the quality of work in all medical institutions. It is a process that aims to achieve efficiency in the process of working with patients, in order to achieve their satisfaction. Responsibility of providing quality and quantity of sufficient health care lies with ... Show More
  • Neurological Complication After Spinal Anaesthesia: A Case Report

    Fagbohun Omolola, Opara Chukwuma

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 67-69
    Received: Apr. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 28, 2022
    Published: May 10, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.15
    Abstract: Background: Neurological complications following spinal anaesthesia are rare and often transient. It is difficult to ascertain the aetiology in most cases although needle trauma and local anaesthetic toxicity has been implicated. Patient often present with abnormal sensation, reduced power in the affected limb, sensory impairment and unilateral mov... Show More
  • Integration of Family Planning and HIV Services: A Study of the Health Systems Factors Affecting Integration in Public Health Facilities in Lusaka District in Zambia

    Luka Nkhoma, Doreen Chilolo Sitali, Joseph Mumba Zulu

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 70-78
    Received: May 11, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 01, 2022
    Published: Jun. 16, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.16
    Abstract: Increased access to contraception by women of child bearing age still remains a global public health challenge. For instance, in 2017, 25% of women who did not intend to get pregnant were not using any form of modern contraceptives. The majority (21%) of the women who were not using modern contraceptives live in Sub-Saharan Africa. We conducted twe... Show More
  • Influences of Genetic and Early Environmental Factors on Physique and Menarche in Young Japanese Women

    Maiko Kato, Minori Furusawa, Mieko Kagaya, Michitaka Naito

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 79-86
    Received: May 25, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 21, 2022
    Published: Jun. 27, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.17
    Abstract: Background: There is not enough of necessary data on the relationship between the physical condition at birth and in infancy and the current status for Japanese women. Aim: To study the relationship between young Japanese women's physical condition at birth and in infancy with their current status and investigate genetic and environmental factors' ... Show More
  • Nutripreneurial Challenges for Nutritionist Graduates in the Era of Pandemic COVID-19

    Atikah Proverawati, Indah Nuraeni, Pramono Hari Adi, Eni Rahmawati, Izka Sofiyya Wahyurin

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 87-93
    Received: Jun. 05, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 22, 2022
    Published: Jun. 30, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.wjph.20220702.18
    Abstract: Today, Health students are starting to be more interested in the field of entrepreneurship. Evidently, many graduates, nutritionists, have opened businesses in the culinary field. The COVID-19 pandemic, which has changed the structure of the community's economy, has had an impact on nutritionists to survive. This study aims to analyze challenges fa... Show More