Articles by Author: Ayoade Adedokun

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  1. Effect of self-monitoring of blood glucose on glycaemic outcome among type 2 diabetic patients

    Effect of self-monitoring of blood glucose on glycaemic outcome among type 2 diabetic patients

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder which leads to complications especially when not properly managed. The role of self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) in type 2 diabetic patients using oral hypoglycaemic agents has been a source of controversy.
  2. Relationships among Leisure, Social Self-Image, Peer Pressure and At-Risk Behaviours of Adolescents in Nigeria

    Relationships among Leisure, Social Self-Image, Peer Pressure and At-Risk Behaviours of Adolescents in Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the relationships among leisure, social self image, peer pressure and at-risk behaviours of adolescents in Nigeria. It also examined the moderating roles of gender, age, and locale and school type on measured relationships. A total of 1,141...
  3. Lead accumulation in and its haematological effects on African catfish <em>Clarias gariepinus</em>

    Lead accumulation in and its haematological effects on African catfish <em>Clarias gariepinus</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Young adult Clarias gariepinus exposed to 0.0015–0.1500 µg l−1 concentrations of lead (Pb2+) ions for 30 days were investigated for accumulations in muscle, gill, liver and heart tissues, as well as for the metal's effects on haemoglobin concentrations, erythrocytes sedimentation...
  4. Prevalence and factors associated with tobacco use among adults attending selected healthcare facilities in Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa

    Prevalence and factors associated with tobacco use among adults attending selected healthcare facilities in Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Aim: Tobacco use increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, premature death and certain cancers. This study investigated the prevalence and determinants of tobacco use among adults in Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality (BCMM), South Africa.