Articles by Author: Isaac Aladeniyi

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  1. Pattern and correlates of obesity among public service workers in Ondo State, Nigeria: a cross-sectional study

    Pattern and correlates of obesity among public service workers in Ondo State, Nigeria: a cross-sectional study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Obesity is the third leading cause of mortality and has become a global epidemic. There is a continuous increase in its prevalence both in the developed and in developing countries. Obesity is closely associated with chronic health conditions, thus...
  2. Some syntactic and semantic aspects of the chiShona subject relation

    Some syntactic and semantic aspects of the chiShona subject relation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The main aim of this article is to present some syntactic and semantic characteristics of the chiShona subject relation, with specific reference to its behaviour in the passive, reflexive and wh-question transformational rules. It evaluates the state and nature of...
  3. Sources of inspiration for music composition in Okpe

    Sources of inspiration for music composition in Okpe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    This article investigates various sources of inspiration evident in creative compositions of traditional music in the Okpe culture (Nigeria), as observed personally and according to eyewitness and insiders or practitioners’ accounts collected via interviews, discussion, observation and participation. The focus...
  4. A New Species of Monstrillid Copepod from South African Waters

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Zoologica Africana
    All the species of monstriliids (Copepoda, Monstrilloida) reported from African waters are listed. A new species, Monstrilla papilliremis, is described from Richard's Bay, South Africa.
  5. Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Fertility decisions among people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) are complicated by disease progression, the health of their existing children and possible antiretroviral therapy (ART) use, among other factors. Using a sample of HIV-positive women (n = 353) and men (n...
  6. Temporal distribution of baseline characteristics and association with early mortality among HIV-positive patients at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

    Temporal distribution of baseline characteristics and association with early mortality among HIV-positive patients at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The first six months of HIV care and treatment are very important for long-term outcome. Early mortality (within 6 months of care initiation) undermines care and treatment goals. This study assessed the temporal distribution in baseline characteristics and early mortality...
  7. Aboveground biomass production of a semi-arid southern African savanna: towards a new model

    Aboveground biomass production of a semi-arid southern African savanna: towards a new model

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Following a field campaign to determine the species composition, canopy cover, aboveground annual production and leaf area index (LAI) of the semi-arid savanna of north-western Namibia, we present a production model that can be used by graziers to determine the...
  8. The economics of the carbon sequestration potential of plantation forestry in south-western Uganda

    The economics of the carbon sequestration potential of plantation forestry in south-western Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    This study assessed the amount of carbon stored and the economic viability of the small-scale Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) carbon offsets in Pinus caribaea and Eucalyptus grandis plantations under varying rotations. Volume equations were used to estimate carbon stocks and...
  9. Population dynamics of <em>Xylosandrus compactus</em> (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) on <em>Coffea canephora</em> in the Lake Victoria Crescent agroecological zone of Uganda

    Population dynamics of <em>Xylosandrus compactus</em> (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) on <em>Coffea canephora</em> in the Lake Victoria Crescent agroecological zone of Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    We studied the seasonal population dynamics of Xylosandrus compactus on Coffea canephora for 24 months from June 2013 to May 2015 at the National Coffee Research Institute, Mukono, Uganda. Every month, we randomly sampled 20 infested twigs from different coffee...