4 edition of Recent developments in medical research in eastern Africa found in the catalog.
Recent developments in medical research in eastern Africa
Medical Conference (1st 1980 Nairobi, Kenya)
|Statement||editors, A.R. Njogu, P.M. Tukei, J.M.D. Roberts.|
|Contributions||Njogu, A. R., Tukei, P. M., Roberts, J. M. D., Kenya Medical Research Institute., Kenya Trypanosomiasis Research Institute.|
|LC Classifications||R854.A4 M43 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||569 p. :|
|Number of Pages||569|
|LC Control Number||82980622|
By , the rate of new pandemic HIV infections outpaced the growth of the regional population, according to research published in Science. While boats and . This book documents a decade of research, methodological innovation, and lessons learned in an eco-regional research-for-development program operating in the eastern African highlands, the African Highlands Initiative (AHI). It does this through reflections of the protagonists themselves—AHI site teams and partners applying action research to development innovation as a means to enhance the.
A new study identifies challenges and opportunities to promoting nurse- and midwife-led HIV services in eastern and southern Africa, reports the July/August issue of The Journal of the Association. "Recent African origin," or Out of Africa II, refers to the migration of anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens) out of Africa after their emergence at c. , to , years ago, in contrast to "Out of Africa I", which refers to the migration of archaic humans from Africa to Eurasia roughly to million years -Kibish I (Omo I) from southern Ethiopia is the oldest.
A new interdisciplinary study reports on 20 newly sequenced ancient genomes from sub-Saharan Africa, including the first genomes from the Democratic Republic . Dr. Blasio Vincent Oriedo, in full Dr. Blasio Vincent Ndale Esau Oriedo (born 15 September , Ebwali Village in Bunyore, Kenya Colony—died 26 January , Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya) was a distinguished pioneering African epidemiologist and a parasitological scientist known for his contributions to tropical medicine and stemming a myriad of disease epidemics in the.
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The East African Medical Journal is intended for publication of papers on original work and reviews of all aspects of medicine. Communications bearing on clinical and basic research on problems relevant to East Africa and other African countries will receive special attention.
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While acknowledging that Africa confronts the world's most dramatic public health crisis, the report offers hope that over time the region can address the health challenges it. The Impact of the COVID Crisis on Trade: Recent Evidence from East Africa This paper uses Kenyan trade data published up through May to provide a preliminary evaluation of the impact of the COVID crisis on regional trade in the East African Community (EAC).
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