European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 7, Issue 1, February 2021

  • Simulation Based Training in Internal Medicine as an Essential Adjunct to Conventional Medical Education in a Developing World Setting

    Christopher Nyirenda, Kennedy Gondwe, Moono Silitongo, Samuel Phiri

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 23 October 2020
    Accepted: 26 November 2020
    Published: 12 January 2021
    Abstract: Medical training has over time significantly evolved globally. Plausibly, this may have been motivated by the need to produce qualified human resource in order to match the ever increasing demand on health services in the face of population growth and the associated rise in disease burden. The growing number of medical training institutions coupled... Show More
  • Molecular Screening for Potential Pathogenic Organisms in Some Six Major Representative Sources of Water in Saki

    Adeoti Olatunde Micheal, Akinbo Kehinde Oluwabusayo, Adesina David Ademola, Olufemi Samson Olutope

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 6-11
    Received: 24 December 2019
    Accepted: 16 January 2020
    Published: 28 January 2021
    Abstract: Water security and safety is of vital concern in Saki and the rest of the world. The aim of this was to screen major sources of water in Saki of potential pathogens of public health importance. Water samples of six different water sources were purposely collected aseptically from six different locations in Saki (well water, river water, rain water,... Show More
  • Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment and Control of Hypertension Among Adults Living in the Port City of Boma, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Blaise Makoso Nimi, Francois Lepira Bompeka, Benjamin Longo Mbenza, Carine Nkembi Nzuzi, Gédeon Longo Longo, Aliocha Nkodila, Roland Vangu Vangu, Memoria Makoso Nimi, Jean Pierre Mvuezolo Ndenga, Bienvenu Nkongo, Jean Paul Nkambu Nlandu, Deo Tagize, Antoinette Ndele Nzita, Michel Lutete Nkelani, Jean René M’Buyamba-Kabangu

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 12-20
    Received: 18 January 2021
    Accepted: 6 February 2021
    Published: 4 March 2021
    Abstract: Background and Aim: In limited resource settings, reliable epidemiological data generated from hypertension high risk geographical areas or people is a prerequisite for the planning of proven and effective interventions. The aim of the present survey was to assess the prevalence, awareness, control and factors associated with hypertension in adults... Show More