RECENT RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
Each year, millions of children in Africa live, because of continuous Research and Publication from Medical Practitioners from all around the world. We keep you updated on these Publications
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH
ACCELERATING ACTION FOR IMPACT:REDUCING MATERNAL, NEWBORN AND CHILD MORTALITY IN NIGERIA
Action Framework for Reduction of Maternal and Newborn Mortality – NIGER STATE
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has declared a state of Emergency on Maternal and Child Mortality. This was announced by the Executive Director of the agency, Dr. Faisal Shuiab while ….Read More
RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS TRENDING IN THE MEDICAL LITERATURE PROVIDING EVIDENCE FOR BEST PRACTICE AND CPD.
- Podda . M et al; antibiotic treatment and Appendectomy for uncomplicated acute appendicitis in adults and children;….
Clinical practice guideline for management of infantile hemagiomas in :
Pediatrics 2019Jan;143(1).pii : peds. 2018-3475
This guide provides the clinician with required evidence to use propranolol safely.
The newly recognised and emerging fungal species, Candida auris, has caused worldwide invasive infections and has been implicated in difficult to control hospital outbreaks. Challenges are encountered in the correct identification of this fungus as commonly used phenotypic Read More
This is a statistics showing the Immunization uptake over the last 10 years from WHO Read More
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Committee on Bioethics recently released guidelines stating that physicians may challenge parental authority to make medical decisions for their children only when failing to do so would result in “significant risk of serious harm.” Read More
The Government of Nigeria – with support from the World Health Organization (WHO), Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and UNICEF aims to vaccinate 26.2 million people during the second phase of its biggest-ever yellow fever campaign as it seeks to establish high population immunity nationwide. Read More
Nigeria has made great strides in reducing deaths of under 5-year-old children from 158 to 120 per 1000 births between 2011 and 2016. Yet, during the same period, the coverage of the main vaccines offered through routine immunization has declined. Read More
According to WHO Statistics, an estimated 6.3 million children under five died, 2.9 million of them in the WHO African Region. This is equivalent to five children under 5 years of age dying every minute. Two thirds of these deaths can be attributed to preventable causes. Read More
The United Nations Children Education Fund on Wednesday said that 62 per cent of Nigerian children were born outside health facilities by traditional birth attendants between 2008 and 2013. Read More