International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Clinical Science

Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Occupational Stress and Associated Factors Among Nurses Working at Public Hospitals of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2022

    Elshaday Bekele, Zewdu Shewangizaw, Tsion Bekele

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 40-47
    Received: 6 July 2022
    Accepted: 12 October 2022
    Published: 29 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbecs.20220804.11
    Abstract: Background: By its very nature, the nursing profession involves a lot of stress. Working in this field includes interacting with individuals who are already under a great deal of stress. Workplace stress affects the quality of services provided and also causes staff burnout, departure, and absenteeism. Objective: This study is to assess occupationa... Show More
  • Maternal and Fetal Outcomes of Monthly Ante-Natal Intermittent Preventive Treatment with Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine in Ibadan

    Olaolu Olayinka Oni, Oladapo Olayemi, Oluwasomidoyin Bello, Olubukola Adesina

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 48-52
    Received: 17 October 2022
    Accepted: 7 November 2022
    Published: 16 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbecs.20220804.12
    Abstract: Malaria in pregnancy is associated with many complications therefore the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2012 recommended monthly use of intermittent preventive therapy with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (IPTp-SP) to reduce the menace of this disease in malaria endemic region. This study assessed the fetomaternal outcomes of monthly doses of sulpha... Show More
  • The Use of Hypochlorous Acid in the Healing of a Diabetic Foot Ulcer

    Hendrik Roos

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 53-56
    Received: 28 November 2022
    Accepted: 23 December 2022
    Published: 29 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbecs.20220804.13
    Abstract: There is a need for use of an antiseptic in wound care in individuals with diabetes mellitus where wounds can be infected with multiple drug resistant (MDR) pathogens in planktonic or biofilm forms. The antiseptic and appending wound dressing regimen should be non-toxic to cells and offer a simple yet effective solution to treat infection. An essen... Show More