Journal of Public Health in Africa

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Journal of Public Health in Africa

The Journal of Public Health in Africa (JPHiA) is a peer-reviewed, electronic journal that focuses on health issues in the African continent. The journal editors seek high quality original articles on public health related issues, reviews, comments and more. The aim of the journal is to move public health discourse from the background to the forefront. The success of Africa’s struggle against disease depends on public health approaches.

Vol 5, No 2 (2014)

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Prescribing patterns and perceptions of health care professionals about rational drug use in a specialist hospital clinic.
Moses A. Ojo, Cecilia I. Igwilo, Thomas Emedoh
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.242 | Abstract views: 63
Cardiovascular risk factors among Bangladeshi ready-made garment workers
Kaniz Fatema, Khurshid Natasha, Liaquat Ali
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.373 | Abstract views: 77
Factors influencing quality of life and predictors of low quality of life scores in patients on treatment for pulmonary tuberculosis: a cross sectional study.
Olufunke O. Adeyeye, Olayinka O. Ogunleye, Ayodele Coker, Yetunde Kuyinu, Raymond T. Bamisile, Udeme Ekrikpo, Babatunde Onadeko
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.366 | Abstract views: 39
Prevalence, correlates and under-diagnosis of clinical depression among adults on highly active antiretroviral therapy in a Tertiary Health Institution in northeastern Nigeria
Abdu Wakawa Ibrahim, Mohammed Said Jidda, Musa Abba Wakil, Isa Bukar Rabbebe, Asuku Beida Omeiza, Haruna Yusuph, Adegboyega Ogunlesi, Umar Garba Suleiman
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.342 | Abstract views: 78
Bridging the policy-implementation gap in federal health systems: lessons from the Nigerian experience
Andrew Mckenzie, Emmanuel Sokpo, Alastair Ager
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.381 | Abstract views: 142
Case based measles surveillance performance in 2010, littoral region of Cameroon
Gerald Etapelong Sume, Marie Kobela, Dieula Delissaint, Ditu Kazambu, Irène Emah
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.334 | Abstract views: 1054
Non-attendance of treatment review visits among epileptic patients in a rural district, Zimbabwe
Evans Dewa, James January, Zibusiso Nyati-Jokomo, Patron T. Mafaune, Shamiso Muteti, Julita Maradzika
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.351 | Abstract views: 936
A retrospective analysis of two-month sputum smear non-conversion in new sputum smear positive tuberculosis patients in the Free State Province, South Africa
Nanteza Gladys Kigozi, Perpetual Chikobvu, James Christoffel Heunis, Sonja van der Merwe
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.324 | Abstract views: 491
A retrospective study of the health profile of neonates of mothers with anemia in pregnancy and pregnancy induced hypertension in Lagos, Nigeria
Olusola Funmilayo Sotunde, Silifat Ajoke Sanni, Oluseye Olusegun Onabanjo, Ibiyemi O. Olayiwola, Mure Agbonlahor
DOI: 10.4081/jphia.2014.286 | Abstract views: 615



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