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  • Isolation, identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of Pasteurella multocida from cattle with hemorrhagic septicemia

    Isolation, identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of Pasteurella multocida from cattle with hemorrhagic septicemia in Assosa and Bambasi districts, Benishangul Gumuz Regional State, Ethiopia Yami Bote, Kibeb Legesse, Asmelash Tassew Addis Ababa University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture P.O.Box: 34; Debre Zeit, Ethiopia A cross sectional study was conducted from November 2016 to May 2017 in Bambasi and Assosa districts in Benshangul Guzum Regional State with the objectives of isolation, identification and determination antimicrobial susceptibility profile of Pasteurella multocida isolated…

  • Socio-cultural, Herd Structure and Reproductive Practices of Pastoral Cattle Producers in Adamawa State, Nigeria

    Socio-cultural, Herd Structure and Reproductive Practices of Pastoral Cattle Producers in Adamawa State, Nigeria I.  H.  KUBKOMAWA1, M. S. ADAMU1,  M.  A.  OGUNDU2 , I.  C. OKOLI2 and  A. B. I.  UDEDIBIE2 1. Department of Animal Production and Health, Federal Polytechnic, Pmb 35, Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria 2. Department of Animal Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria The objectives of the study were to investigate the socio-cultural, herd structure and reproductive practices of pastoralist cattle…

  • Soluble fibrin as a biomarker for intrahepatic microthrombosis in acute-on-chronic liver failure

    Value of soluble fibrin as a biomarker for intrahepatic microthrombosis and its sequel acute-on-chronic liver failure in chronic hepatitis C patients Ehab F. Mostafa, Waleed A. Ismail, Amr Elhwary1, Ayman M. Marei 2. 1. Internal medicine department, Hepatology divison, Zagazig University. 2. Microbiology department, Zagazig University. Background: There is a lack in finding the precipitating factor in acute –on chronic liver failure (ACLF)insult in large number of patients and either this factor is hepatic or extra hepatic origin. Aim of…

  • Assessing the Methods in Identifying Rural Food Deserts: A Quantitative Systematic Review

    Assessing the Methods in Identifying Rural Food Deserts: A Quantitative Systematic Review Amirmohsen Behjat1, Aleck Ostry2, Christina Miewald 3 and Bernie Pauly4 1Assistant Professor in Healthcare Studies, Husson University, United States. 2Canada Research Chair in the Social Determinants of Health, Professor, Department of   Geography, University of Victoria, Canada. 3Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Canada and Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, University of Victoria, Canada. 4Associate Professor and Associate Director, School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Canada. It…

  • Intrinsic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Cymbopogon citratus against plasmodium-mediated tropical disease

    Intrinsic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Cymbopogon citratus against plasmodium-mediated tropical disease *Ohadoma SC*1, Nnatuanya IN2, Osuala FN3 1Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Imo State University, PMB 2000, Owerri, Nigeria. 2Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Madonna University, PMB 48, Elele, Rivers State, Nigeria. 3Department of Pharmacognosy, Madonna University, PMB 48, Elele, Rivers State, Nigeria. Objective: To investigate the intrinsic activity (efficacy) of aqueous leaf extract of Cymbopogon (C.) citratus against malaria, a plasmodium-mediated tropical disease. Materials and Methods:…

  • Optimization of fermentation conditions for the production of 2,3-butanediol by Klebsiella pneumonia ZH-1 using response surface methodology

    Optimization of fermentation conditions for the production of 2,3-butanediol by Klebsiella pneumonia ZH-1 using response surface methodology LI Li, Feng HE, Jian-Guo XU and Qing-Ping HU * College of Life Science, Shanxi Normal University, Linfen, Shanxi 041000, China [Background] It has been studied that the yield of 2,3-butanediol (2,3-BD) producing strains is low and does not meet the requirements of industrial production of 2,3-BD. [Objective] It was important to improve the production of 2,3-BD by Klebsiella pneumonia ZH-1 in shaking…

  • Welcome Dr. Kabita Mishra to American Journal of Cancer Research and Reviews

    Dr. Kabita Mishra Senior Research Fellow (Homoeopathy) D.D.P.R.-Central Research Institute for Homoeopathy , (Ministry of A.Y.U.S.H., Government of India) Biography & Research Interest Welcome Dr. Kabita Mishra to Join the Editorial Board of American Journal of Cancer Research and Reviews. Introduction: Dr. Kabita Mishra is a seasoned medical doctor, physician, clinician and researcher in Homoeopathic System of Medicine. Her professional objective is to achieve professional excellence through continuous learning, research and explorations. To achieve ‘holistic health care for human being’ by following…

  • The Family Caregiver and the Elder With Alzheimer’s: Limits and Possibilities in Daily Practice

    The Family Caregiver and the Elder With Alzheimer’s: Limits and Possibilities in Daily Practice FERREIRA, D.P.C1, AGUIAR, V.S2, MENESES, R.M.V3, SILVA, A.G.4 Federal University of Pernambuco/UFPE/Recife1. University of Rio Grande do Norte/UFRN. Natal2 State University of Rio de Janeiro/UERJ3 Federal University of Pernambuco/UFPE. Understanding the limits and possibilities coped by the the family caregiver when playing the care to the elderly person affected by Alzheimer’s disease. A qualitative study based on the oral history of life. An interview was held…

  • Characterization of Occupational Profile: Children’s Education Strategies in the Field of Health

    Characterization of Occupational Profile: Children’s Education Strategies in the Field of Health OLIVEIRA, M.P.C.A1; FERREIRA, A.P.A1, RABELO, A.R.M1, SANTOS, A.C.C.S1, MONTEIRO, R.J.S1. Federal University of Pernambuco. Draw an occupational profile of babies and children and describe the health education activities carried out by occupational therapist in a university context. Descriptive cross-sectional study, according to documentary survey. Information form of the children were examined during practical lessons of discipline Occupational Profile of Children and Adolescents, the Occupational Therapy course at the…

  • BURNOUT SYNDROME: INFLUENCES ON THE HOSPITAL NURSES WORKING

    BURNOUT SYNDROME: INFLUENCES ON THE HOSPITAL NURSES WORKING NEVES, V.S1, OLIVEIRA, J.T.M1, SANTOS, C.M1, FARRE, A.C1. Federal University of Sergipe/UFS. Lagarto-Sergipe, Brasil1. To analyze the stress factors for the development of burnout syndrome in nurses of the hospital area. Integrative review with research on the electronic databases LILACS, BIREME and SCIELO. Through controlled descriptors were selected Brazilian publications focusing on registed nurses working and after application of inclusion and exclusion criterias the final sample were nine cientifical articles. The predominant…