American Journal of Health Research

Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Modification of Animal Product Intake for Prevention of Gout in Japanese People in 2019:2022 Update

    Takashi Koguchi

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 140-153
    Received: Jul. 15, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 02, 2022
    Published: Aug. 10, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221004.11
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    Abstract: The number of patients with gout has been increasing in Japan. A previous report showed modification of dietary habits for the prevention of gout in Japanese people in 2016 through the trends in food intake of Japanese people in 1946-2016. The aim of this article is to suggest what food intake is important for the prevention of gout in Japanese peo... Show More
  • Modification of Plant-Based Food Intake for Prevention of Gout in Japanese People in 2019:2022 Update

    Takashi Koguchi

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 154-168
    Received: Aug. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 02, 2022
    Published: Aug. 10, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221004.12
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    Abstract: The number of patients with gout has been increasing in Japan. A previous report showed modification of dietary habits for the prevention of gout in Japanese people in 2016 through the trends in food intake of Japanese people in 1946-2016. The aim of this article is to suggest what food intake is important for the prevention of gout in Japanese peo... Show More
  • Variants and Combined Genotypes Frequencies of GCKR rs780094 and KCNQ1 rs2237892 in Type 2 Diabetes Patients in Indonesia Urban Area

    Hari Hendarto, Rini Puspitaningrum, Amaliya Mata’ul Hayah, Safira Qalbissilmi, Femmy Nurul Akbar, Chris Adhiyanto

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 169-174
    Received: Jul. 24, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 08, 2022
    Published: Aug. 17, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221004.13
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    Abstract: Introduction: Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) is chronic metabolic disorder that has genetic component. Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) is the variation single position in DNA sequence among individuals. Glucokinase Regulatory Protein (GCKR) and Potassium Voltage-Gated Channel Subfamily Q (KCNQ1) are SNP genes. The risk or cytosine (C) allele in gene va... Show More
  • Prevalence of Viral Hepatitis B Among Pregnant Women in N'Djamena

    Mayanna Habkreo, Ali Mahamat Moussa, Tahir Mahamat Saleh, Maire Dehainssala, Adama Ngare, Moussa Elefi

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 175-178
    Received: Aug. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 18, 2022
    Published: Aug. 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221004.14
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    Abstract: Introduction: Viral hepatitis B represents a major public health problem in the world. Vertical transmission has been identified as one of the causes of the high prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in sub-Saharan Africa. Pregnant women carrying the virus expose their offspring to infection. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalenc... Show More
  • Paternalistic Approach in Physician-Patient Relationships in Medical Care in the Light of Contemporary Ethical Theories and Principles of Bioethics

    Dya Eldin Mohammed Elsayed, Omsalama Diyaeldin Bakri

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 179-184
    Received: Aug. 05, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 26, 2022
    Published: Aug. 31, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221004.15
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    Abstract: Medical and health care are described as a relationship between physician and patient, where the patient’s concerns are presented. The role of the physician is to listen, reach a diagnosis and describe the appropriate treatment. National as well as international ethical guidelines encourage physicians to act in the best interest of the patient. In ... Show More