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  • 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. Faris Alshubiri to American Journal of Financial Management

    Dr. Faris Alshubiri Associate Professor /Finance Dhofar University Biography & Research Interest Welcome Dr. Faris Alshubiri to Join the Editorial Board of American Journal of Financial Management. Education & Employment Information: -Ph.D in Finance from Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies in 2008, Subject of Thesis: The Smoothing of Income Reports by Using the Notion of Risk Adjusted Return: A case Study of the Jordanian Industrial and Services Sector. -MBA in Finance from University of Jordan in 2004 -BSc in Business…

  • 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…

  • NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF SCHOOL CHILDREN FROM THE LOW AMAZON RIVER

    NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF SCHOOL CHILDREN FROM THE LOW AMAZON RIVER SANTOS, S.F.S1, DUARTE, M.G1, MINATTO, G2, CARVALHO, A1, PAULO, T.R.S1, FREITAS JÚNIOR, I.F3 Federal University of Amazonas/UFAM. Parintins – AM, Brasil1. Federal University of Santa Catarina/UFSC, Florianópolis–SC, Brasil2. Estadual University Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho/UNESP3. To investigate the nutritional status of children (3-19 years) of both sexes of Parintins, AM. This is a cross-sectional epidemiological survey conducted in 2013 in public schools linked to the School Health Program (PSE). The…

  • Athropometric Standards of Children Assisted by Ngo, According to the Growth Curves of WHO

    Athropometric Standards of Children Assisted by Ngo, According to the Growth Curves of WHO CAVALCANTE, N.R.S1; NEVES, L.N.S1; FREIRE, A.G.1; SILVA, K.S1; RAMOS, R.C.F3; SILVA, E.V1; ANJOS, F.B.R1. Federal University of Pernambuco/UFPE1, Federal University of Pernambuco/UFPE2. Based on the socioeconomic conditions are, in most cases, factors crucial to the growth and development of children and adolescents, this study aims to analyze the demographics of children served by PROCRIU NGO, located in the City Recife Pernambuco. The height of children was…

  • Reflections About the Importance of Education Interdisciplinary Practice in Health at Schools of Poor Communities

    Reflections About the Importance of Education Interdisciplinary Practice in Health at Schools of Poor Communities MELO, L.P.S1; MELO, A.P1; FERREIRA, J.S; FREITAS, R.M1; FRAGA, S.N1. Federal University of Pernambuco1 In 1940, the health education strategies were authoritarian, technicist, biologicist, verticalized, informative and the individual was responsible for his health. Today, the responsibilities related to health education also are assigned to teachers who work to change behaviors. At the school, the health education starts with an integral/multi-disciplinary vision of the human…