Articles by Author: Ov Adeniyi

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  1. Inequalities in access to healthcare services among people living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

    Inequalities in access to healthcare services among people living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The study investigated the magnitude of social inequities in access to subsidised healthcare services among people living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA) in Nigeria. Structured interviews were conducted with 1 056 PLWHA selected from 60 community based support groups in...
  2. Zooplankton composition and community structure in Lake Tiga, Kano, Nigeria

    Zooplankton composition and community structure in Lake Tiga, Kano, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Zooplankton in Lake Tiga was identified and its community structure assessed between March 2009 and March 2011. A total of 54 species of zooplankton was recorded, comprising two species of Protozoa, 26 species of Rotifera, eight species of Copepoda, 11...
  3. Antioxidant and oxidative stress status in type 2 diabetes and diabetic foot ulcer

    Antioxidant and oxidative stress status in type 2 diabetes and diabetic foot ulcer

    Objective. Oxidative stress (OS) has been implicated in the aetiology and progression of diabetic complications including diabetic foot ulcer. In this study, the levels of lipid peroxides (LPO) and 8-hydroxy-2′-deoxyguanosine (8-OHdG) as well as the enzymatic antioxidant activities of superoxide...
  4. Analysis of the impact of production technology and gender on under-utilised indigenous vegetables production in south-western Nigeria

    Analysis of the impact of production technology and gender on under-utilised indigenous vegetables production in south-western Nigeria

    We quantified the impact of new production technologies on total land area allocated to production of six (ugu, igbagba, tete atetedaye, woorowo, ogunmo and odu) selected high-premium under-utilised indigenous vegetables (UIVs) in south-western Nigeria. Leaf yields and accruable returns were...
  5. Habitual physical activity, peripheral neuropathy, foot deformities and lower limb function: characterising prevalence and interlinks in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Habitual physical activity, peripheral neuropathy, foot deformities and lower limb function: characterising prevalence and interlinks in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Background: Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) may have diverse foot problems, but how these problems are linked with physical activity is not clear. This study investigated the prevalence of foot problems among patients with T2DM and investigated how...
  6. Multiplex-ready PCR assay of SSR marker diversity among quality protein maize inbred parental lines

    Multiplex-ready PCR assay of SSR marker diversity among quality protein maize inbred parental lines

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Phenotypic markers have long been used for classification of maize (Zea mays) cultivars. However, because of shortcomings in detecting differences among closely related genotypes, coupled with sensitivity to environmental conditions, molecular marker techniques have been employed in the determination of...
  7. Evaluation of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme at a primary health care centre in South Africa

    Evaluation of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme at a primary health care centre in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Aim: To evaluate the effectiveness of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of the HIV programme at Levai Mbatha Community Health Centre (CHC), Evaton, South Africa.
  8. Factors associated with failed spinal anaesthesia for Caesarean sections in Mthatha general hospital, Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Factors associated with failed spinal anaesthesia for Caesarean sections in Mthatha general hospital, Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The use of spinal anaesthesia has increased in the last three decades, given that it is the recommended anaesthetic of choice for better foetal and maternal outcomes in Caesarean section. Failed spinal anaesthesia (FSA) exposes patients to unfavourable experience...
  9. 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...
  10. 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.