European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 8, Issue 4, August 2022

  • Hearing Loss in Schoolchildren Attending a School Close to a Source of Urban Noise Pollution

    Ignace Magloire Kaumbu Nsapu, Richard Matanda Nzanza, Daniel Okitundu Luwa E-Andjafono, Dieudonné Nyembue Tshipukane, Israel Kenda Makopa, Christophe Mambueni Thamba

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 55-61
    Received: Jun. 10, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 07, 2022
    Published: Jul. 20, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejcbs.20220804.11
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    Abstract: Background: Noise induced hearing loss is a sensory impairment prevalent at any age. It is a risk factor for school performance decline in countries in low-incomes countries. In this study, we find very few studies on this scientific evidence in sub-Saharan countries. Objective: to assess the association between hearing loss and performance in youn... Show More
  • Telling the COVID-19 Story – An Overview of Our COVID-19 Study Protocols and Research at Livewell Initiative LWI and Global Public Health University GPHU

    Bisi Bright, Patrick Sobande, Temitope Alonge, Chinedum Peace Babalola, Adewale Abdul-Semiu Musa-Olomu, Wael Ali, Olayinka Kotila, Niyi Fajimi, Ewaoche Sunday Itodo, Seun Falayi, David Ajayi, Adebola Olatunji, Toyin Adesope, Fidelis Ojeblenu, Modupe Ologunagba, Aduh, Rilwan Rotinwa, Gbenga Odunfa, Arinzechchukwu Chukwurah, Sylvester Adeyemi

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 62-70
    Received: May 11, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 05, 2022
    Published: Jul. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejcbs.20220804.12
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    Abstract: A study by LiveWell Initiative’s Global Public Health University (GPHU) in collaboration with frontline healthcare workers in Nigeria tested 4-Aminoquinolines as prophylaxis for COVID-19 in Nigeria, recorded some significant level of success. Quinine crosses the blood-brain barrier into the alveoli which gives it an added advantage over chloroquine... Show More