Journal of
Clinical Medicine and Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Clin. Med. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2235
  • DOI: 10.5897/JCMR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 103

Table of Content: October 2013; 5(6)

October 2013

Is delayed coagulopathy still difficult to anticipate after snakebite? — An illustrative case report

Coagulopathy following snakebite typically occur within 24 h. Occasionally, abnormality of the coagulation system persists into the second week; although clinically, significant bleeding is rare after seven days. Early coagulopathy and concurrent acute renal failure tends to increase the odd of delayed coagulopathy. We report a case of delayed coagulopathy and renal failure occurring after 2 weeks in a previously...

Author(s): Philip B. Adebayo, Umenze Ikenna, Umar G. Adamu and Alaba G. Okuku

October 2013

A study investigating infant and young child feeding practices in Foni Kansala district, western region, Gambia

It has been documented and a well-established fact that good nutrition including appropriate infant and young child feeding practices is central to the growth and development of all infants and young children. A study to investigate infant and young child feeding practices was conducted in Foni Kansala District, The Republic of The Gambia. The overall aim of the study was to explore the situation of infant and young...

Author(s): Njai, M. and Dixey, R.