Journal of
Physiology and Pathophysiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Physiol. Pathophysiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-260X
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPAP
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 45

Table of Content: April 2010; 1(1)

April 2010

Anti-plasmodial and toxicological effects of methanolic bark extract of Chrysophyllum albidum in albino mice

  The anti-plasmodial, hematological, serum biochemical and pathological effects ofChrysophyllum albidum methanolic bark extract were evaluated using Swiss albino male mice as models. The plant is used in Southern Nigeria as a remedy for malaria and yellow fever. The LD50 of the methanolic extract was 1850 mg/kg body weight. C. albidum methanolic bark extract (750 - 1500 mg/kg/day) exhibited...

Author(s): E. O. Adewoye, A. T. Salami and V. O. Taiwo

  • Article Number: 5987CCC624

April 2010

The impact of viva-voce examination on students’ performance in theory component of the final summative examination in physiology

  Viva voce examinations formed a part of theory component of final summative examination. Since viva voce was conducted to all students irrespective of their passing status in theory, the exercise was found to be time consuming. In this perspective, this study was conducted to determine the impact of viva voce examination on student performance in the summative examination. Three batches of first year medical...

Author(s): Sharmila Torke, Reem Rachel Abraham, K. Ramnarayan and K. Asha

  • Article Number: 28C4ED1626