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The when and how of male circumcision and the risk of HIV: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis of two HIV surveys from Guinea-Bissau

Dlama Nggida Rasmussen, Christian Wejse, Olav Larsen, Zacarias Da Silva, Peter Aaby, Morten Sodemann

Male circumcision (MC) reduces the risk of HIV, and this risk reduction may be modified by socio-cultural factors such as the timing and method (medical and traditional) of circumcision. Understanding regional variations in circumcision practices and their relationship to HIV is crucial and can incr ...

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Metabolic syndrome in urban city of North-Western Nigeria: prevalence and determinants

Anas Ahmad Sabir, Abdulgafar Jimoh, Sandra Omozehio Iwuala, Simeon Alabi Isezuo, Lawal Suleiman Bilbis, Kaoje Umar Aminu, Sani Atta Abubakar, Yusuf Saidu

The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in Sokoto metropolis of North-Western Nigeria. a cross-sectional community based study was carried out. Four hundred and ten subjects (201 males and 209 females) were recruited for the study using a multi-stage sampling ...

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What should medical students do to choose their medical specialty?

Omar Aboshady, Maha Zenhom, Abdelrhman Nasr - 23 November 2015

Career choice is an important and inevitable milestone in each medical student’s life. This step can have a great impact on students’ future plans and life goals as well as their family and social life. Choosing a well-fitting specialty can surely boost students’ career achievements and enhance thei. Continue...
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Rupture simultanée du ligament croisé antérieur et du ligament patellaire: à propos d’un cas

Abdessalam Achkoun, Khalid Houjairi, Omar Quahtan, Jalal Hassoun, Mohamed Arssi, Mohamed Rahmi, Abdelhak Garch

La rupture simultanée du tendon rotulien et du ligament croisé antérieur est une lésion relativement rare. Son diagnostic peut facilement manquer lors de l'examen initial. ..
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The current status of dental graduates in India
Sankalp Yadav, Gautam Rawal
Pan African Medical Journal 23, 22, 01 February 2016
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Research
The when and how of male circumcision and the risk of HIV: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis of two HIV surveys from Guinea-Bissau
Dlama Nggida Rasmussen, Christian Wejse, Olav Larsen, Zacarias Da Silva, Peter Aaby, Morten Sodemann
Pan African Medical Journal 23, 21, 01 February 2016
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Research
Metabolic syndrome in urban city of North-Western Nigeria: prevalence and determinants
Anas Ahmad Sabir, Abdulgafar Jimoh, Sandra Omozehio Iwuala, Simeon Alabi Isezuo, Lawal Suleiman Bilbis, Kaoje Umar Aminu, Sani Atta Abubakar, Yusuf Saidu
Pan African Medical Journal 23, 19, 27 January 2016
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Obituary
Obituary: in memoriam, Dr Atashili Julius (1977-2015)
The Pan-African Medical Journal
Pan African Medical Journal 23, 13, 22 January 2016
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Isolation and characterization of Escherichia coli pathotypes and factors associated with well and boreholes water contamination in Mombasa County
Thani Suleiman Thani, Samwel Morris Lifumo Symekher, Hamadi Boga, Joseph Oundo
Pan African Medical Journal 23, 12, 22 January 2016
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Métastases cutanées vues au laboratoire d’anatomie pathologique à Lomé, Togo entre 2005 et 2014
Tchin Darre, Bayaki Saka, Dadja Essoya Landoh, Abas Mouhari-Toure, Koffi Amegbor, Palokinam Pitché, Gado Napo-Koura
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 388, 30 December 2015
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Evaluation du risque thromboembolique veineux et pratique de la thromboprophylaxie en médecine interne
Diatou Gueye Dia, Seynabou Fall, Amadou Diop Dia, Nafissatou Diagne Sakho, Sidy Mohamed Seck, Thérèse Moreira Diop
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 386, 29 December 2015
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HIV knowledge and risky sexual behavior among men in Rwanda
Etienne Rugigana, Francine Birungi, Manassé Nzayirambaho
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 380, 17 December 2015
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Anesthésie pour prothése totale de la hanche: à propos de 50 cas
Issam Serghini, Youssef Qamouss, Mohamed Zoubir, Jaafar Salim Lalaoui, Idrissi Khalid Koulali, Mohamed Boughalem
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 379, 17 December 2015
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Bronchiectasis: a bacteriological profile
Regis Gothard Bopaka, Wiam El Khattabi, Hind Janah, Hasna Jabri, Hicham Afif
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 378, 17 December 2015
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Erratum: maternal mortality in Cameroon: a university teaching hospital report
The Pan African Medical Journal
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 377, 16 December 2015
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Implementation challenges of free maternity services policy in Kenya: the health workers’ perspective
Emmanuel Wekesa Wamalwa
Pan African Medical Journal 22, 375, 16 December 2015
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