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Risk factors for epilepsy among children attending the paediatric neurology clinic of mulago hospital.
BACKGROUND: Epilepsy is the most common chronic neurological disorder in the world. The world health organisation estimates that there are about 50 million people living with epilepsy and about 80% of these live in ...
Factors associated with poor outcome in new born babies born before arrival (BBA) admitted in mulago hospital.
BACKGROUND: New born care practices in sub-saharan Africa and Uganda in particular have proved to be suboptimal especially if the child is born before arrival (BBA). Neonatal mortality rate (NMR) in Uganda is at 27/1000 ...
Impact of decision-operation interval on pregnancy outcomes among mothers who undergo emergency caesarean section at mulago hospital.
Delay, decision-operation interval, bad pregnancy outcomes. TITTLE: Impact of decision-operation interval on pregnancy outcomes among mothers who undergo emergency caesarean section at mulago hospital. BACKGROUND: The ...
Prevalence and aetiology of bacteraemia among children with lymphomas on cancer chemotherapy at the uganda cancer institute.
INTRODUCTION: The prevalence of cancers has been noted to be on the increase worldwide. In Africa, this increase has mainly been attributed to viral infections especially HIV. Lymphomas are currently the commonest childhood ...
The perceptions and practices of birth preparedness among antenatal mothers in Naguru and kawempe health centres.
TITTLE: The perceptions and practices of birth preparedness plan among antenatal mothers in Naguru and Kawempe health centres in kampala district. BACKGROUND: Maternal mortality is a global burden, with more than 500,000 ...
Knowledge, attitude and practice of contraception among commercial motor- cycle riders in kawempe division, Kampala district, Uganda.
BACKGROUND: Few studies have been done on men about their knowledge, attitude and practice on contraception as most studies are directed at women. Commercial motorcycle riders are a unique group of men who are young, ...