Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 655

Table of Content: July-September 2024; 16(3)

July 2024

Awareness and acceptance of telemedicine by medical doctors working in public hospitals in the city of Douala

Clinicians have been studying ways to apply computer technology to enhance healthcare for many years. However, the acceptance of telemedicine has tended to be slower in Africa. The objective of this study was to evaluate medical doctors' awareness of telemedicine and determine factors affecting its acceptance in Douala. A hospital-based cross-sectional study was conducted from February to May 2023 in public health...

Author(s): Andre Arsene Bita Fouda, John-Paul Chukwudalu Okaforigbo, Viviane Ndoungue Fossouo, Jean II Dissongo, Claude Bika and Jules Léon Owona Manga  

July 2024

Predictors of community acquired pneumonia in children less than 5 years in Fako Division, Cameroon

Community acquired pneumonia (CAP) is a major public health problem and a principal cause of morbidity and mortality in children under 5 years of age worldwide. The 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is the major intervention strategy used in the prevention of new infections. Though the vaccines have been in use since 2011 in Cameroon, lower respiratory tract infections remain major causes of morbidity and...

Author(s): Stanley Sunjo Nyuydzedze, Dickson Shey Nsagha, Sylvester Ndeso Atanga and Elvis Asangbeng Tanue