International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Clinical Science

Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023

  • The Decoction of Cymbopogon citratus (Poaceae) Exerts Anxiolytic and Antioxidant Effects in Mice on Stress Paradigm Tests

    Jean Pierre Omam Omam, Andre Hamadou, Antoine Kavaye Kandeda, Juliette Koube, Djibrilla Mana Moussa, Brice Kevin Tchoupe Djoumsie, Mireille Delphine Minkoulou Ze, Roger Sébastien Ndjock, Elisabeth Ngo Bum

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 14-23
    Received: 7 February 2023
    Accepted: 1 April 2023
    Published: 10 May 2023
    Abstract: Cymbopogon citratus has many medicinal properties: it is used to treat headaches, cough, malaria and anxiety or fear in the national dielet. The interest of this study was to evaluate the anxiolytic properties and acute toxicity of the decoction of Cymbopogon citratus leaves. C. citratus was harvested in the Wouri division, Littoral Region of Camer... Show More
  • Optimum Sterilization Department Design in Low-Medium Healthcare Facilities

    Khaled Sayed Ahmed, Fayroz Farouk Shereif

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 24-29
    Received: 21 May 2023
    Accepted: 8 June 2023
    Published: 21 June 2023
    Abstract: Due to importance of sterilization department design and its relation to rest of sections in hospitals, selection of department location together with internal pathways are very critical issue in hospital design. To minimize the time of sterilization and comply with Infection control rules, the design of sterilization department should follow some ... Show More