World Journal of Public Health

Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023

  • Physical Exercise Among Traders in the Commerce District of the City of Bouake in a Context of Rising Non-Communicable Diseases

    Soumahoro Sory Ibrahim, Kouassi Damus Paquin, Kouame Arsene Deby, Sokodogo Awa Madaho, Kone Famoussa, Coulibaly M’Begnan, Yeo Salifou, Yapi Angeline Niangoran Lydie, Koffi Joseph Kan Enock, Akpa Akme Sylvie, Assohou Hiabba Emmanuela, Moumouni Amadou, Yao Gnissan Henri Auguste, Ebouat Marc-Eric, Dagnan N’Cho Simplice

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 195-201
    Received: Jun. 18, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 18, 2023
    Published: Jul. 27, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Physical inactivity is one of the major risks of morbidity and mortality associated with the development of chronic diseases. 6-10% of global mortality associated with non-communicable diseases is related to physical inactivity. Unlike in Western countries, research on the practice of physical activity by populations does not receive en... Show More
  • Case Detection of Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    Getabalew Endazenaw Bekele, Ephrem Mamo, Alemu Kibret, Merertu Temesgen

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 202-208
    Received: Jul. 10, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 24, 2023
    Published: Jul. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: Hypertension and diabetes mellitus are the commonly public health problems among non-communicable chronic diseases globally. In Ethiopia non-communicable diseases become the major public health problems which contribute significant contribution in morbidity and mortality. The main objective of this study was to determine new case of hypertension an... Show More
  • The Effect of Psychological Nursing Intervention on Pregnant Women Diagnosed with Fetal Malformations by Ultrasound

    Yanfen Liao, Fujuan Chen, Shuangshuang Ye, Xiaomei Zhuo

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 209-213
    Received: Jul. 14, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 26, 2023
    Published: Aug. 05, 2023
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    Abstract: Background and Objective: Prenatal ultrasound has enabled early detection of fetal malformations, which can cause significant psychological distress for expectant mothers. This study aimed to investigate the effect of psychological nursing intervention on the psychological well-being and pregnancy outcomes of pregnant women diagnosed with fetal mal... Show More
  • Spectrum and Pattern of Harmful Traditional Practices Affecting Children Among Mothers in Rural Sub-Saharan Africa

    Iyanam Victory Edet, Jombo Henry Effiong, Bassey Eno-Obong Udomobong, Idung Alphonsus Udoh, Akinbami Oluyinka Samuel, Udoh Sunday Bassey

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 214-219
    Received: Jun. 24, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 17, 2023
    Published: Aug. 17, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Despite the improvement and innovation in maternal and child health care services globally, and several legislations against harmful practices on children, the use of harmful traditional practices on children with the attendant child morbidity is still a common place especially in rural sub-Saharan Africa. This study aimed at identifyin... Show More
  • Bacterial Zoonotic Diseases: A Public Health Nutrition Perspective and Policy Implication in Nigeria

    Paulina Oludoyin Adeniyi, Bassey Ekpenyong Anam

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 220-228
    Received: Jun. 24, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 08, 2023
    Published: Aug. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: More than half of the infectious diseases in existence are zoonoses, hence, the necessity calls for us to exemplify these diseases with identifiable pros and cons for a better policy implementation towards improved public health. This is therefore a review of bacterial zoonoses with emphasis on those that are food-borne with the identifiable pros a... Show More
  • Impact of the Measures Adopted on the Activities of Economic Operators in the City of Bouake in the Context of a Global Pandemic Disease, 2022

    Soumahoro Sory Ibrahim, Kouassi Damus Paquin, Sokodogo Awa Madaho, Kouame Arsene Deby, Coulibaly M’Begnan, Yeo Salifou, Konan Oi Konan Prosper, Amani Ehi Alexise Eleonore, Tanoh Mouanta Stéphanie Maryse Laurel, Serigbalet Arthur Guy Fiacre Elvis, Moumouni Amadou, Yao Gnissan Henri Auguste, Ebouat Marc Eric, Tiembre Issaka I

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 229-236
    Received: Jul. 29, 2023
    Accepted: Aug. 18, 2023
    Published: Aug. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Since it was declared a global health emergency by the WHO, Covid 19 has cost the world economy almost $90,000 billion. There was no standardized global response to the pandemic. Each country approached the crisis according to its possibilities, knowledge and the hypotheses raised by its epidemiological surveillance services. It has lon... Show More
  • Study and Analysis of Other Tissues and Organs of Gastric Cancer and Gastric Malignant Tumor Metastasis - A Population-Based Study

    Wu Ping Dong, Linda Chiuman, Liena, Liu Chao

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 237-242
    Received: Mar. 29, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 14, 2023
    Published: Sep. 13, 2023
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    Abstract: Research background: At present, gastric cancer or gastric malignant tumors seriously endanger the health of human beings around the world. The main reason is that this do not have enough understanding of stomach cancer and gastric malignant tumors. Don't attach importance to health education. Helicobacter pylori treatment is incomplete, and it is ... Show More
  • Healthcare Providers’ Knowledge and Perceptions of Electronic Health Records and Perceived Effect on Health Service Delivery in Tertiary Health Facilities in Uyo, Nigeria

    Mfonobong Udoh, Humphrey Okeke, Lucy Edet, Nelson Osuchukwu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 243-251
    Received: Aug. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 04, 2023
    Published: Sep. 13, 2023
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    Abstract: Electronic health record (EHR) is an efficient ICT tool for processing health data in real-time. Nigeria lacks an active e-health profile owing to financial, organizational and human factors such as poor computer literacy, resistance to change etc. This was a cross-sectional descriptive study which sought to determine healthcare providers’ knowledg... Show More
  • Clinical Epidemiological Analysis of 573 Rhabdomyolysis Inpatients

    Yang Zheng, Tang Zhihong

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 252-256
    Received: Aug. 24, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 13, 2023
    Published: Sep. 27, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: In the past fifteen years, more and more rhabdomyolysis patients were diagnosed. The cause of this disease was different. As a doctor, he/she should find out what happened to rhabdomyolysis patients. Objective: To analyze the clinical epidemiological data of inpatients with rhabdomyolysis, to grasp the occurrence pattern of rhabdomyolys... Show More