European Journal of Preventive Medicine

Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Prevalence of Urinary Tract Infections and Antibiogram in Diabetic Patients Followed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Umba Nguanga Charlotte, Blaise Makoso Nimi, Gedeon Longo Longo, Benjamin Mbenza Longo

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 84-87
    Received: 29 April 2022
    Accepted: 17 May 2022
    Published: 5 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejpm.20221004.11
    Abstract: Introduction: Urinary tract infection (UTI) is common in diabetic patients in general, but more so in patients who are not well balanced. The objective of our study was to identify the germs responsible for urinary tract infection and to study their sensitivity to the antibiotics used. Method: This was a retrospective and descriptive study of 212 d... Show More
  • Prevalence of Hepatitis B and C Virus among Barbers and Mobile Nail Clippers in the Sekyere East District and Asante Mampong Municipality of Ghana

    Daniel Berko, Faustina Kokloe, Simon Nyarko, Faridu Abdul-Wadudu

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 88-96
    Received: 5 August 2022
    Accepted: 20 August 2022
    Published: 31 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ejpm.20221004.12
    Abstract: Viral infections that cause hepatitis B and C are major global health issues. Barbers and mobile nail cutters are regarded as a high-risk category for these diseases since they frequently come into touch with sharp objects. Jobs in underdeveloped nations, like Ghana, fall behind in protecting the security of their employees at work. Barbers and mob... Show More