Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Clinic

ASYMPTOMATIC BACTERIURIA AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN ATTENDING ANTENATAL CLINIC OF GENERAL HOSPITAL EKWULOBIA

ABSTRACT

Studies on asymptomatic bacteriuria among pregnant women attending antenantal clinic of the General Hospital Ekwulobia was undertaken, hundred urine samples were collected then centrifriged and 1ml of the supernatant was inoculated on the prepared Nutient Agar and Mac Conkey agar then incubated at 370c for 48 hours. [Read more…]

A Survey Of Parents Attitude Towards Family Planning

A SURVEY  OF PARENTS ATTITUDE TOWARDS FAMILY PLANNING ( A CASE STUDY OF AGUATA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, ANAMBRA STATE. )

ABSTRACT

This research was to find out the parents attitude towards family planning in Aguata Local Government Area. The study aimed at finding out how parents react to family irrespective of gender and religious inclination. To carry out the research three (3) research questions were structured. Questionnaire instrument was used to collect data from three villages selected from the study. The research questions were analyzed using statistical mean. From the data analyzed, the researcher observed that parents attitude towards family planning that they have a positive attitude towards the family planning, Gender and religious inclination have no significant influence on the attitude of parents towards family planning. Based on the findings, he recommended the government should establish family planning units in various communities of the Federation with adequate facilities and trained personnel. Finally it was suggested that similar studies could be under taken in other local government area in Anambra State.  [Read more…]

Ammeliorative Properties Of Methanol Leaf Extract Of Mucuna Pruriens On The Kidney Markers Of Malaria Infected Mice

AMMELIORATIVE PROPERTIES OF METHANOL LEAF EXTRACT OF MUCUNA PRURIENS ON THE KIDNEY MARKERS OF MALARIA INFECTED MICE.

Abstract

The research on Mucuna pruriens was to know its ameliorative efficacy on the kidney markers of malaria infected mice. The antimalaria effect was evaluated against Plasmodium berghei stain of 25 mice.The twenty five (25) adult albino mice of both sexes which weighed 20g-36g were grouped into five(1-5) of five mice per group which was used to carry out the experiment. [Read more…]

Construction Of A Solar Dryer Using Convex Lens

CONSTRUCTION OF A SOLAR DRYER USING CONVEX LENS

CHAPTER ONE

INTRODUCTION

  • Background of the Study

Growth is the irreversible increase in volume (size) number of part, length and weight of an organism (Umeh, 2004). Growth can be defined as a process by which a plant increase in the number and size of leaves and stems (Rayburn, 1993). Growth is also defined as an irreversible change in the size of a cell, organ or whole organism (Janick; 1979). Growth is an irreversible increase in body size and weight due to incorporation of new protoplasm in the body (sarojini et al; 1991). [Read more…]

Factors that Hinder the Implementation of Nursing Process

FACTORS THAT HINDER THE IMPLEMENTATION OF NURSING PROCESS

CHAPTER ONE

INTRODUCTION

Background of the Study

Demand for “quality” in all areas seems to be a rallying point for today’s society. It has become a major concern in the agenda of service delivery. It is virtually impossible to be part of today’s health care system and not appreciate the quality revolution that is taking place (Adigwe, 2004). In addition to the demand for quality, the public wants health care delivered at a lower cost, with greater accessibility, accountability, efficiency and effectiveness. [Read more…]