Articles by Author: Kingsley Nyarko

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  1. Community service for misdemeanours in Accra: Preferences of offenders, victims, judiciary, and community members

    Community service for misdemeanours in Accra: Preferences of offenders, victims, judiciary, and community members

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Taking religiosity into account, the study explored preferences for community service sentencing by victims, offenders, judiciary, and community members from Accra, Ghana. One hundred and ninety respondents were sampled (females = 38.42%, offenders = 5.26%, victims = 58.95%, law enforcement...
  2. Teacher identified giftedness qualities in a Ghanaian school setting: A brief report

    Teacher identified giftedness qualities in a Ghanaian school setting: A brief report

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the nature and indicators of giftedness in school children from the perspective of Ghanaian school teachers (n = 30, females = 40%; age range = 24 to 60years). The teachers responded to semi-structured interviews. Results from thematic analysis of the data revealed that...
  3. The Pareto principle and a hazard model as tools for appropriate scheduled maintenance in a manufacturing firm

    The Pareto principle and a hazard model as tools for appropriate scheduled maintenance in a manufacturing firm

    This study relates to a manufacturing firm that produces sanitary towels in Nigeria. The firm was confronted with operational challenge of high production downtime occasioned by frequent breakdown of the subsystems of the production system. This situation thus threatened its...
  4. Thoracic epidural anaesthesia for major abdominal surgeries: experience in private hospital setting in Uyo, South-South Nigeria

    Thoracic epidural anaesthesia for major abdominal surgeries: experience in private hospital setting in Uyo, South-South Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Thoracic epidural anaesthesia (TEA) has many benefits over general anaesthesia in major abdominal surgeries including avoidance of endotracheal intubation.
  5. Knowledge and practice of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV guidelines amongst doctors and nurses at Odi Hospital, Tshwane District

    Knowledge and practice of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV guidelines amongst doctors and nurses at Odi Hospital, Tshwane District

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Almost 60 million people are infected with and 25 million people have already died from HIV/AIDS. Sub-Saharan Africa is the region most affected, with 67% of all people living with HIV and 91% of all new infections amongst children...