American Journal of Health Research

Volume 10, Issue 5, September 2022

  • Community Perceptions on the Preference and Impediments to the Utilization of Healthcare Services in Omu-Ijebu, Ogun State, Nigeria

    Ahmed Babatunde Jimoh

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 185-192
    Received: Jul. 20, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 02, 2022
    Published: Sep. 27, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221005.11
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    Abstract: Healthcare service plays an integral role in modern healthcare systems. The provision of healthcare services in any community is a step towards improving the health status of the populace in such a community. The presence of a healthcare facility does not translate to utilization, as there are factors that influence and impede the utilization of su... Show More
  • Chronic Gastritis at Helicobacter Pylori: Relevance of Classifications OLGA and OLGIM

    Nemian Meurde, Mayanna Habkreo, Ali Mahamat Moussa, Allaboursa Seid Adji, Mahamat Ali Hachim, Ndongar Abel, Mbaiguaguem Eric

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 193-196
    Received: Sep. 13, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 04, 2022
    Published: Oct. 18, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221005.12
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    Abstract: Introduction: Chronic gastritis with Helicobacter pylori is a common condition that progresses in 1-3% of cases to gastric adenocarcinoma. The purpose of this work was to identify high-risk patients in the OLGA and OLGIM classifications. Methods: This was a 4-year and 8-month descriptive retrospective study in N’Djamena. Included were all gastric b... Show More
  • The Frequency Distribution Analysis of Biological Data to Detect the Regulatory Status of Organisms

    Manfred Doepp

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 197-200
    Received: Sep. 25, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 14, 2022
    Published: Oct. 21, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221005.13
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    Abstract: The state of the human regulatory systems, especially the autonomic nervous system, is of great importance for health. Stress in the sense of disstress, which leads to rigidity, is just as unhealthy as chaos in the regulations. In humans, we can easily determine the current state with the frequency distribution analysis of the heart rate variabilit... Show More
  • Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice of Voluntary Blood Donation Among Health Professionals in Hadiya Zone, Southern Ethiopia: Cross-Sectional Study Design

    Kifle Wodebo, Legese Petros, Habtamu Wude

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 201-205
    Received: Aug. 18, 2022
    Accepted: Sep. 15, 2022
    Published: Oct. 21, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20221005.14
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    Abstract: Universal access to safe, affordable surgery when needed depends on a sufficient and safe blood supply. This is not the case in most of the world today. The average blood donation rate in low-income countries (2•8 donations per 1000 population) was an order of magnitude below that of high-income countries (36•4 donations per 1000 population). Typic... Show More