European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2022

  • The Importance of the Acute and Subacute Interdisciplinary Management of a Patient with Conus Medullaris Syndrome: Case Report

    Salim Torres Yamil Yasser, Linares Mora Ricardo Andrés, Sánchez Parra Pedro Santiago, Campo Álvarez Jessica Paola

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2022
    Pages: 33-37
    Received: Dec. 16, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 06, 2022
    Published: May 10, 2022
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    Abstract: Background: One of the main components in spinal cord injury´s management lies in the early and adequate interventions, as well as the possible outcomes considering the time from the trauma to every step afterwards. This case reports the course of action taken in an adult previously healthy that was diagnosed with conus medullaris syndrome because ... Show More
  • Frequency of Allo-Immunization in Sickle Cell Disease: Case of the Patients at the Laquintinie Hospital in Douala-Cameroon

    Celianthe Guegang Guegang, Romaric De Manfouo Tuono, Simon Ngamli Fewou, Lazare Kaptue

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2022
    Pages: 38-43
    Received: Apr. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 21, 2022
    Published: May 10, 2022
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    Abstract: Background: Allo-immunization is an immune response to foreign antigens after exposure to genetically different cells or tissues. Allo-immunized patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) appear to experience worse survival compared to non allo-immunized patients. Therefore, to contribute to the management of patients living with SCD and improve the b... Show More
  • Estimation of COVID-19 Prevalence in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Bangladesh & Impact of COVID-19 Vaccine

    Aklima Akter, Md. Arifur Rahman, Md. Zakiur Rahman, Mirtyunjoy Acharjee, Farjana Sultana, Saurab Kishore Munshi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2022
    Pages: 44-48
    Received: May 21, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 06, 2022
    Published: Jun. 16, 2022
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    Abstract: The corona virus disease-2019 (COVID-19), also known as the corona pandemic, is an ongoing public health emergency caused by coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), which is spread by the transmission of coronavirus-2, which causes severe acute respiratory syndrome. The first incidence of COVID-19 in Bangladesh was reported on March 7, 2020. There were 450,27... Show More
  • Interleukin-6 ELISA in the Early Diagnosis of Neonatal Sepsis: Feasibility Within a Poor Setting in Bafoussam, Cameroon

    Palmer Masumbe Netongo, Marie Christine Magne Nzuno, Severin Donald Kamdem, Desire Keptcheu, Armel Herve Nwabo Kamdje, Irene Ane Anyangwe

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2022
    Pages: 49-54
    Received: May 23, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 20, 2022
    Published: Jun. 30, 2022
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    Abstract: Introduction: Neonatal sepsis is a leading cause of mortality in Cameroon. Diagnosis still relies heavily on the detection of C reactive protein (CRP) levels, whereas other biomarkers like interleukin 6 (IL-6), could improve the early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis in comparison to CRP. This study aimed to assess the efficacy and feasibility of IL-6 ... Show More