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Dépigmentation cutanée cosmétique des femmes noires: résultats d’une enquête CAP à Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire)

Sarah Kourouma, Ildevert Patrice Gbery, Elidjé Joseph Ecra, Abdoulaye Sangaré, Mamadou Kaloga, Isidore Yao Kouassi, Komenan Kassi, Alexandre Kouamé Kouassi, Pauline Yao Yoboué

La dépigmentation cutanée cosmétique est une pratique largement répandue chez les femmes noires en Afrique. Elle comporte de nombreuses complications bien décrites depuis des décennies. Cependant, les motivations des pratiquantes ne sont pas bien connues. No ...

Only the 300 first characters of this abstract are displayed here - 23 June 2016
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Early growth in preterm infants after hospital discharge in rural Kenya: longitudinal study

Diana Mawia Sammy, Margaret Njambi Chege, Jennifer Oyieke

Prematurity is the single most important cause of mortality during the neonatal period. The early growth of these infants has been shown to be a predictor of their later growth and neurodevelopmental outcomes. The objective of this study was to establish the determinants of early growth in preterm i ...

Only the 300 first characters of this abstract are displayed here - 22 June 2016
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Another pandemic disaster looms: yellow fever spreading from Angola

John Payne Woodall - 31 May 2016

For more than a decade, WHO has been warning that changes in demography and land use patterns in Africa have created ideal conditions for explosive outbreaks of urban yellow fever (YF). Africa's urbanization has been rapid and rampant, showing the fastest growth rates anywhere in the world. And f. Continue...
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Traitement chirurgical des lésions sacro-iliaques dans les fractures instables de l’anneau pelvien par vissage sacro-iliaque percutané

Mohamed Amine Karabila, Ismail Hmouri, Tarik Madani, Younes Mhamdi, Mohamed Azouz, Mohamed Kharmaz, Mohamed Ouadaghiri, Moulay Omar Lamrani, Abdou Lahlou, Ahmed Bardouni, Mustapha Mahfoud, Mohamed Saleh Berrada, Christian Vasile

Les fractures du bassin, le plus souvent multiples, sont fréquemment instables et surviennent le plus souvent dans des contextes traumatiques violents. Le traitement orthopédique de ces ..
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Generic docetaxel chemotherapy induced skin toxicities in breast cancer patient. Iliass Elalami, Mohamed Ichou.
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Le POSSUM : un bon score pour prédire la mortalité du sujet âgé opéré en urgence?
Zeineb Mzoughi, Rached Bayar, Achref Djebbi, Ghofrane Talbi, Hayfa Romdhane, Wafa Aloui, Gharbi Lassaad, Mohamed Taher Khalfallah
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 166, 28 June 2016
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Does gallbladder angle affect gallstone formation?
Bekir Sanal, Mehmet Korkmaz, Sezgin Zeren, Fatma Can, Ferhan Elmali, Zulfu Bayhan
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 165, 27 June 2016
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Variations between post- and pre-harvest seasons in stunting, wasting, and Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices among children 6-23 months of age in lowland and midland agro-ecological zones of rural Ethiopia
Kedir Teji Roba, Thomas Pacelli O’Connor, Tefera Belachew, Nora Mary O’Brien
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 163, 27 June 2016
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Arterial compliance in a group of normotensive and untreated hypertensive Cameroonian subjects in Yaounde
Samuel Kingue, Joshua Walinjom, Alain Menanga, Pierre Mintom, Marie Ntep Ngweth,Fesuh Betrand, Walinjom Muna
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 162, 27 June 2016
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Erratum: déformation de Madelung à propos d’un cas et revue de la littérature
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Pan African Medical Journal 24, 160, 24 June 2016
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Dépigmentation cutanée cosmétique des femmes noires: résultats d’une enquête CAP à Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire)
Sarah Kourouma, Ildevert Patrice Gbery, Elidjé Joseph Ecra, Abdoulaye Sangaré, Mamadou Kaloga, Isidore Yao Kouassi, Komenan Kassi, Alexandre Kouamé Kouassi, Pauline Yao Yoboué
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 159, 23 June 2016
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Early growth in preterm infants after hospital discharge in rural Kenya: longitudinal study
Diana Mawia Sammy, Margaret Njambi Chege, Jennifer Oyieke
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 158, 22 June 2016
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Before Sustainable Development Goals (SDG): why Nigeria failed to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
Obinna Ositadimma Oleribe, Simon David Taylor-Robinson
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 156, 22 June 2016
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Retrospective cohort study on risk factors for development of gestational diabetes among mothers attending antenatal clinics in Nairobi County
Maureen Atieno Adoyo, Charles Mbakaya, Venny Nyambati, Yeri Kombe
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 155, 22 June 2016
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Acute flaccid paralysis surveillance indicators in the Democratic Republic of Congo during 2008-2014
Hugo Kavunga Membo, Aaron Mweene, Serge Alain Sadeuh-Mba, Justin Masumu, Riziki Yogolelo, Norbert Ngendabanyikwa, Eddy Sokolua, Fred Sagamiko, Edgar Simulundu, Steve Ahuka, Jean Jacques Muyembe
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 154, 22 June 2016
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Neonatal respiratory distress in a reference neonatology unit in Cameroon: a retrospective analysis of prevalence, predictors, etiologies and outcomes
Joel Noutakdie Tochie, Simeon-Pierre Choukem, Regina Ndasi Langmia, Esther Barla, Paul Koki-Ndombo
Pan African Medical Journal 24, 152, 21 June 2016
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Erratum: Secondary reconstruction of vaginal stenosis using a posterior labial perforator based falandry flap
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Pan African Medical Journal 24, 150, 21 June 2016
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