World Journal of Public Health

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023

  • Research Progress of Polyphenols in the Prevention and Treatment of AD by Regulating Intestinal Flora

    Song Chenmeng, Wu Ming, Li Chune, Zhang Jingjing, Li Xiping

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 43-49
    Received: Feb. 21, 2023
    Accepted: Mar. 30, 2023
    Published: Apr. 11, 2023
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    Abstract: The human gut microbiota is known as the "second brain". Intestinal flora is a large number of microorganisms in the human gut, which is a highly diverse bacterial homeostasis system. If this homeostasis is out of balance, the intestinal flora will be disturbed, which will affect the physical health. A growing body of research has shown that intest... Show More
  • Research and Analysis on the Diagnosis and Treatment of COVID-19 Patients After the Full Opening of Epidemic Prevention and Control - A Population Based Study

    Wen Jing, Liu Chao, Yang Qing, Liu Qiang

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 50-54
    Received: Mar. 19, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 06, 2023
    Published: Apr. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Research background: Since the gradual liberalization of the epidemic in China in November 2022, economic activities have gradually resumed, the incidence of COVID-19 admitted to our hospital has gradually decreased, the symptoms and the toxicity have gradually decreased. Objective: By analyzing the research and analysis of the treatment of patient... Show More
  • Dietary Patterns and Hyperuricemia in Adult Subjects: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

    Can Liu, Xiaolong Li, Feifei Li

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 55-67
    Received: Mar. 04, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 10, 2023
    Published: Apr. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Dietary patterns have been found to be related to hyperuricemia (HUA) in some studies, and it is necessary to gather evidence on the role of nutrition in HUA to provide advice and guidance for the management of chronic diseases. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to investigate the correlation between dietary patterns and HUA r... Show More
  • Examination and Improvement of China's Medical Assistance System — Based on 964 Local Legislative Texts

    Zhang Liang, Sun Shuyun

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 68-77
    Received: Mar. 05, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 10, 2023
    Published: Apr. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Since medical assistance is a livelihood security system for the poor to obtain basic medical services, the construction and improvement of medical assistance system is an important component of social security and livelihood security of a country or region. This paper has selected 41 provinces and cities to investigate the effective local legislat... Show More
  • Spermic Toxicity Test of Medical Devices for Assisted Reproductive Technology

    Lian Huan, Han Qianqian, Fu Zhihao, Wang Junzhi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 78-81
    Received: Mar. 07, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 10, 2023
    Published: Apr. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: China has been putting great effort to promote the human assisted reproduction technology (ART) but impose a stringent regulation over the market at the same time. Thus, the safety and effectiveness tests at pre-clinical stage became even more important. Human sperm toxicity test can be used to evaluate the potential effects ART products have on hu... Show More
  • Epidemiological Profile of 60-year-old Drug Addicts at the Center for Integrated Addiction Care at Fann Hospital from 2015 to 2019

    Cheikh Tacko Diop, Idrissa Ba, Martial Coly Bop, Mountaga Elimane Dia, Boubacar Gueye, Papa Gallo Sow, Alioune Badara Tall, Abdoul Aziz Ndiaye, Hamza Batane, Ousseynou Ka

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 82-87
    Received: Sep. 09, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 03, 2023
    Published: Apr. 20, 2023
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    Abstract: Studies on the use of psychoactive substances among the elderly are almost non-existent and yet ageing alone could be a determinant of addiction to these substances for this category of population. Our work consists in determining the epidemiological profile of people aged 60 years and over who use psychoactive substances and who are followed up at... Show More
  • Urogenital Schistosomiasis Transmission and Human Water Contact Activities in Owena Reservoir/Dam, Ondo East Local Government Area, Ondo State, Nigeria

    Bayo Joshua Peletu, Ifeanyi Emmanuel Ofoezie, Aloysius Obinna Ikwuka

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 88-96
    Received: Mar. 22, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 07, 2023
    Published: Apr. 20, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: This study on urogenital schistosomiasis transmission and the roles played by human water contact activities was carried out in selected three communities viz Owena, Kajola and Baiken, bordering Owena Reservoir/Dam in Ondo East Local Government Area, Ondo State, Nigeria for a period of twenty four months. Objective: To ascertain the eff... Show More
  • The Dilemma and Solution of Socialized Extension Work in China's Judicial Administrative Drug Rehabilitation

    Shi Mengjun

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 97-102
    Received: Mar. 06, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 20, 2023
    Published: Apr. 24, 2023
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    Abstract: The Anti-Drug Law has established a four-in-one drug rehabilitation system, including voluntary drug rehabilitation, community-based drug rehabilitation, compulsory isolation drug rehabilitation, and community rehabilitation. Community rehabilitation, as a consolidation measure after drug rehabilitation, is constrained by factors such as personnel,... Show More
  • Redefine the Value of High-End Medical Equipment in the Construction of High-Level Hospitals

    Huang Xiaoping, Guo Zhanxiong, Mai Dacheng, Li Guiming, Chen Guangyuan

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 103-107
    Received: Mar. 09, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 20, 2023
    Published: Apr. 24, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Guangdong Province of China has started the construction of high-level hospitals, and Guangdong Province has started to build the Nogan as a national medical center and a national regional medical center, with the implementation of high-level hospital construction as the traction, to enhance the overall strength of medical and health se... Show More
  • Suggestions on Health and Safety Measures and Epidemic Prevention and Control Measures on Luxury Cruise Ships

    Zhenyu Wang, Yazhou Zhu, Kechen Li, Jin Cheng, Lu Xing

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 108-112
    Received: Mar. 20, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 19, 2023
    Published: Apr. 24, 2023
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    Abstract: In recent decades, there have been a number of large-scale infectious diseases on large cruise ships, which has had a huge negative impact on the development of the cruise industry. A large number of passengers and crew members did not receive timely and adequate medical treatment, resulting in illness aggravation and even death. This paper investi... Show More
  • The Physical Activity and Sleep Duration on the Risk of Obesity Among School Children

    Azrimaidaliza, Aurora Andari Amelia, Denas Symond

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 113-119
    Received: Mar. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 13, 2023
    Published: Apr. 27, 2023
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    Abstract: Obesity in school-aged children can be caused by lack of physical exercise and sleep. This study aims to determine the relationship between causal factors and risk and to analyze the confounding variables. Materials and Methods: Case-control design was implemented in two elementary schools Negeri 30 and Kartika I-10. The total sample is 76 students... Show More
  • Research on Factors Related to Drug Abuse Relapse Among Patients

    Shi Mengjun, Zhang Qiuni

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 120-127
    Received: Mar. 06, 2023
    Accepted: May 06, 2023
    Published: May 10, 2023
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    Abstract: Purpose: To study the influencing factors of the time limit for maintaining abstinence of drug addicts and provide a scientific basis for the formulation of targeted intervention to extend the time limit of ethics. Methods: A total of 237 individuals were randomly selected from 23,350 individuals who were released from compulsory isolation for drug... Show More
  • Correct Understanding and Filling Data Can Improve the DRG’s RW of Inpatients with Malignant Tumor Effectively

    Qian Hongying, Wang Qingwen, Xiao Xia, Sun Chunhua, Guo Xuedan, Huang Pei

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 128-133
    Received: Mar. 13, 2023
    Accepted: May 06, 2023
    Published: May 22, 2023
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    Abstract: Objective To investigate the correlation between average cost, average length of stay, diagnosis, surgery or operation and relative weight (RW) of inpatients with malignant tumors and find defects of the data related to DRG. Methods From January 1, 2021 to June 30, 2021, inpatients in the oncology department of a hospital were selected. The data of... Show More
  • Joint Detection of High-Risk HPV E6/E7 mRNA and HC2 HPV-DNA in Cervical Lesions Screening

    Huang Shanshan, Xu Fengjuan, Cheng Yan, Gu Fenghua, Gu Guojian

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 134-138
    Received: Apr. 03, 2023
    Accepted: May 08, 2023
    Published: May 22, 2023
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    Abstract: Objective To explore the value of joint detection of high-risk HPV E6/E7 mRNA and HC2 HPV-DNA to the screening of cervical lesions. Methods Totally 869 patients were divided into low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions negative group including normal, inflammation and low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions, and high-grade squamous intraepith... Show More
  • Factors Associated with Mortality in COVID-19 Patients with Comorbidities Who Were Hospitalized in the Different CT-EPI in the Labe Region, Guinea 2020-2022

    Jean Konan Kouame, Sadou Sow, Abdoulaye Sow, Alpha Oumar Diallo, Mamadou Oury Balde, Kevin Yohou Sylvestre, Seydou Dia, Mariama Souaré, Mamadou Alpha Diallo, Kadiata Bah, Alain Ntumba Katende, Mouctar Kande, Sekou Solano, Kassié Fangamou, Amadou Lamarana Sow, Mamadou Pathe Bah, N'Famara Bangoura, Abdoulaye Barry, Zeze Beavogui, Mangue Sylla, Sekou Sylla, Issiaga Konate, Fode Bangaly Duakite, Mohamed Sankhon, Dadja Essoya Lando, Amadou Bailo Diallo, Jean Marie Kipela

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 139-147
    Received: Mar. 20, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 13, 2023
    Published: May 25, 2023
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    Abstract: Coronavirus infectious disease (COVID-19) shows remarkable symptomatic heterogeneity. To date, only a few demographic and clinical factors, such as advanced age, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, have been associated with poor outcomes and increased risk of mortality from COVID-19. In the Labe region, the lethality of COVID-19 disease remains h... Show More
  • A Brief Discussion on the Specialty Development System of Chinese Medicine Practitioners in Hong Kong

    Chua Ka-kit, Li Min

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 148-152
    Received: May 05, 2023
    Accepted: May 22, 2023
    Published: May 29, 2023
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    Abstract: Since the Subsidiary Law on Chinese Medicine Registration has been implemented by the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (HK) in 2000, the status of Chinese medicine (CM) has gradually improved. In addition, the first Chinese medicine hospital in HK will be operated in 2025. More and more HK citizens and Chinese medicine practitioners (CMPs) believe ... Show More
  • Analysis of Risk Factors for Ischemic Cerebrovascular Events by Carotid Artery Ultrasound

    Dong Huiqin, Wang Yang, Peng Liu, Wu Jinhua, Li Xiujuan

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 153-157
    Received: May 06, 2023
    Accepted: May 23, 2023
    Published: May 29, 2023
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    Abstract: Objective: Analysis of risk factors for ischemic cerebrovascular events using carotid artery ultrasound. Method: A total of 3500 patients who underwent carotid ultrasound examination at the encephalopathy department of our hospital from March 2022 to March 2023 were selected as the study subjects. 1731 males and 1846 females; the age ranged from 20... Show More
  • Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Towards Cervical Cancer Screening Among Rural Women in the South Comoe Region, Côte d'Ivoire in 2020

    David Yengui Goore, Simon Pierre Boni, Jean Claude Comoe, Jean Jacques Koffi, Franck Gnahatin, Mesmin Adie, Apollinaire Horo, Innocent Adoubi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 158-164
    Received: May 10, 2023
    Accepted: May 26, 2023
    Published: Jun. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Cervical cancer is one of the leading causes of death in women worldwide. In Côte d'Ivoire, it is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women. Objective: To describe the knowledge, attitudes and practices of cervical cancer screening among rural women in the South Comoe region in 2020. Method: A cross-sectional study was condu... Show More
  • Knowledge, Perception and Acceptance of COVID-19 Vaccination Amongst Pregnant Women in Adena, Kwara State, Nigeria

    Gloria Chijiogor Okeke, Ifesinachi Kevin Okeke, Aloysius Obinna Ikwuka, Francis Chigozie Udeh

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 165-174
    Received: May 14, 2023
    Accepted: Jun. 05, 2023
    Published: Jun. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: COVID-19 is associated with poor pregnancy and maternal outcomes. COVID-19 vaccination is recommended all over the world, yet the vaccination rate during pregnancy in Nigeria is insignificant. The public health response to the global COVID-19 pandemic varies widely in different regions of Nigeria. Aim: To investigate the knowledge, perc... Show More
  • Usefulness of Assessment Tests for Locomotive Syndrome in Young Japanese Women

    Maiko Kato, Kayo Ootani, Mieko Kagaya, Michitaka Naito

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 175-179
    Received: May 17, 2023
    Accepted: Jun. 08, 2023
    Published: Jun. 21, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Too few studies on the risk of locomotive syndrome in young women have been performed. Aim: To evaluate the relationship between the physique of healthy young Japanese women and their risk of developing locomotive syndrome in the future. Subjects and Methods: Young Japanese women (n=215, mean 19.0 ± standard deviation 0.6 y) were enroll... Show More
  • Role of Family, School, and Religious Institutions in the Prevention of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Among Tertiary Institution Students in Abuja, Nigeria

    Emmanuel Adewale Ojo, Ebenezer Obi Daniel, David Segun Adeniyi, Adewuyi Ojo, Patrick Ikani, Paul Olaiya Abiodun, Michael Avwerhota, Ahmed Mamuda Bello, Israel Olukayode Popoola, Friday Iyobosa Igbinovia, Michael Olabode Tomori, Christiana Asibi-Ogben Inegbebon, Oladapo Michael Olagbegi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 180-186
    Received: May 26, 2023
    Accepted: Jun. 13, 2023
    Published: Jun. 27, 2023
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    Abstract: Gender-based violence is a critical issue that impacts people, families, and communities worldwide, and is considered one of the most alarming human rights violations. Despite this, it is often unrecognized and misunderstood, particularly in Nigeria. To address this problem, families, schools, and religious organizations must take an active role in... Show More
  • Prevalence and Causes of Gender Based Violence (GBV) Among Students in Tertiary Institutions in Abuja, Nigeria

    Emmanuel Adewale Ojo, Ebenezer Obi Daniel, David Segun Adeniyi, Adewuyi Ojo, Patrick Ikani, Paul Olaiya Abiodun, Michael Avwerhota, Ahmed Mamuda Bello, Israel Olukayode Popoola, Friday Iyobosa Igbinovia, Michael Olabode Tomori, Christiana Asibi-Ogben Inegbebon, Oladapo Michael Olagbegi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 187-194
    Received: May 26, 2023
    Accepted: Jun. 13, 2023
    Published: Jun. 27, 2023
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    Abstract: Gender-based violence (GBV) is a growing problem in Nigeria, with reports of cases increasing across different regions of the country. This menace has been identified to be associated with different public health challenges and problems. GBV encompasses various forms of abuse, including physical, sexual, and psychological, and it disproportionately... Show More