Mekelle University, College of Health Science, Pediatric and Child Health Department, Tigray, Ethiopia | Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, School of Medicine, College ...
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Mekelle University, College of Health Science, Pediatric and Child Health Department, Tigray, Ethiopia
Pediatrics and Child Health Department, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
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Time to start and adherence to iron-folate supplement for pregnant women in antenatal care follow up; Northern Ethiopia
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Background: Iron folate supplementation is a cost-effective way of reducing iron deficiency anemia, low birth weight, and neural tube defects in resource-limited countries like Ethiopia. Late to start and poor adherence to iron-folate supplement has restricted its effectiveness. The aim of this study was to determine the time to start and adherence level of iron-folate supplementation to pregnant women attending at the Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital.
Methods: Two hundred ...
|Known for Pregnant Women | Adherence Iron | Antenatal Visits | Supplementation Aor | Anemia Pregnancy|
Salt Treatment for Umbilical Granuloma – An Effective, Cheap, and Available Alternative Treatment Option: Case Report
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Introduction: Umbilical granuloma (UG) is the most common cause of umbilical mass and it is formed in the first few weeks of life after the umbilical cord separates. Though there are different options of treatment described in the literature, there is no clear consensus on the best option of treatment. In our case, we will describe the complete resolution of granuloma with salt treatment with no adverse effect.
Case Presentation: An 18-day-old female infant presented to the outpatient ...
|Known for Umbilical Granuloma | Salt Treatment | Complete Resolution | Effective Cheap|
Assessment of pattern and treatment outcome of patients admitted to pediatric intensive care unit, Ayder Referral Hospital, Tigray, Ethiopia, 2015
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ObjectiveTo describe admission pattern and outcome with its predictor variable on the mortality of children admitted to pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), Ayder Referral Hospital, Northern Ethiopia, from September 2012 to August 2014.ResultFrom 680 admitted patients, 400 patients were analyzed. Average age at admission was 62.99 ± 60.94 months, with F:M ratio of 1:1.2. Overall (from infectious and non-infectious) the most commonly affected systems were respiratory (90/400 pts., 22.5%) ...
|Known for Patients Admitted | Independent Predictors | Mortality Rate | Referral Hospital | Intensive Unit|
How Common is Eosinophilia in Tuberculosis? Case Report
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Though peripheral blood eosinophilia is common due to allergic diseases, drugs, parasitic infections, and malignancies, it is rarely reported due to tuberculosis (TB). The association between eosinophilia and TB is not well known. We have a case of the 9-year-old female present with abdominal pain in the right upper quadrant which is non-radiating associated with decreased appetite, weight loss, malaise and low-grade fever and vomiting of ingested of two weeks. On examination, she had ...
Background: An umbilical granuloma is one of the common umbilical masses in young children which appears after the cords fall off, mainly due to an inflammatory reaction to subclinical infections. Though there are different recommendations of treatment modalities, which management modality is the best is not clear yet.
Objective: This systematic review aimed to assess the effectiveness of salt treatment in terms of complete resolution of the granuloma, any adverse effect, and any ...
|Known for Umbilical Granuloma|
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Hansa Haftu:Expert Impact
Concepts for whichHansa Haftuhas direct influence:Umbilical granuloma, Salt treatment, Granuloma treatment, Umbilical granuloma treatment, Treatment umbilical granuloma, Treatment granuloma, Recurrence granuloma, Adverse recurrence.
Hansa Haftu:KOL impact
Concepts related to the work of other authors for whichfor which Hansa Haftu has influence:Acid supplementation, Umbilical granuloma, Southern ethiopia, Salt treatment, Poor adherence, Determinant factors, Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia.
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