European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023

  • Successful Management of Penetrating Cardiac Injury with Tamponade in a Low Resource Setting: Case Report from Yekatit 12 Hospital Medical College

    Mengistu Solomon, Wondwossen Amtataw, Yonas Ademe, Seyoum Kassa

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 25 November 2022
    Accepted: 26 January 2023
    Published: 4 February 2023
    Abstract: Penetrating cardiac injury refers to traumatic injury to the heart secondary to penetrating action. This includes injury such as stab, gunshot, and accidental impalements. Hemorrhage, cardiac tamponade, and cardiac failure are the three major disoders associated with penetrating cardiac injury. Patients with cardiac injury have varying clinical con... Show More
  • Determination of the Risks of Post-Transfusion Allo-Immunization in the Rhesus and Kell Systems: Case of Recipients of the Regional Hospital of Bafoussam

    Nchufor Lui-Karlos, Celianthe Guegang Guegang, Kouokam Chetcheng Nadine Patricia, Nsonso Mfuka Didier, Ingrid Cecile Djuikoue

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023
    Pages: 5-12
    Received: 25 January 2023
    Accepted: 9 March 2023
    Published: 31 March 2023
    Abstract: Background: Blood transfusion according to the World Health Organization is the transfer of blood or blood constitute from an individual donor to another transfused. Despite the efforts made in the field of immuno-haematology, the transfusion of packed red blood cells or whole blood brings foreign antigens to the recipients. The risk of occurrence ... Show More
  • Application of Garlic in Management of Atherosclerosis: Tolerance and Impact of Some Local Therapies on Common Parameters of Lipid Analysis

    Uhiara Ngozi Sunday, Ohanwe Cyprian Nnanwa, Clement Ezeaku Anikezie, Adesanya Oluwatosin Dorothy, Victoria Ada Abodenyi, Eduzor Esther, Samuel Emmanuel

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023
    Pages: 13-17
    Received: 3 February 2023
    Accepted: 28 February 2023
    Published: 11 April 2023
    Abstract: Four groups of rats (three in each cage) were fed with conventional feed, supplemented with known percentages of crushed garlic paste – thoroughly mixed (5%, 10%, 20% and 30%). A fifth group – control was fed with garlic free feed. In the second phase of the work, three groups of three rats each, were kept in separate cages and fed with conventiona... Show More