Articles by Author: Yacouba Savadogo

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  1. Economic and psychological burden of scheduled surgery cancellation in a sub-Saharan country (Burkina Faso)

    Economic and psychological burden of scheduled surgery cancellation in a sub-Saharan country (Burkina Faso)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Cancellation of scheduled surgery creates a financial burden for hospitals, caregivers and patients. Cancellation causes emotional stress, which impacts on outcomes. In poor countries where the adequacy of healthcare is limited, the ethical dilemma created by scheduled surgery cancellation...
  2. Community dynamics and phytomass of herbaceous species in the Sudaniansavanna-woodlands of Burkina Faso: short-term impact of burning season

    Community dynamics and phytomass of herbaceous species in the Sudaniansavanna-woodlands of Burkina Faso: short-term impact of burning season

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Fire is important for the maintenance and conservation of African savanna ecosystems, and prescribed fire is used in the Sudanian savanna-woodlands of West Africa as a forest management tool. Yet, the effects of fire on savanna ecosystems and especially on...
  3. HIV-seroprevalence among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in a tertiary care hospital in Douala, Cameroon

    HIV-seroprevalence among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in a tertiary care hospital in Douala, Cameroon

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    A retrospective study was carried out at Douala General Hospital, Cameroon, between July 2007 and July 2011, to determine the prevalence of HIV infection among the pulmonary tuberculosis (pTB) patients and to compare epidemiological profiles with respect to TB/HIV co-infection...
  4. Prediction models for estimating available fodder of two savanna tree species (<em>Acacia dudgeoni</em> and <em>Balanites aegyptiaca</em>) based on field and image analysis measures

    Prediction models for estimating available fodder of two savanna tree species (<em>Acacia dudgeoni</em> and <em>Balanites aegyptiaca</em>) based on field and image analysis measures

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Browse production is difficult to measure non-destructively without some level of subjectivity combined with a lack of accuracy and reproducibility. This study examined the possibility of using ground-based photographs to estimate browse production. Thirty five sample trees of Acacia dudgeoni...