Articles by Author: Adedeji Adejumo Olusola

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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. 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...
  3. Political economy of decentralising HIV and AIDS treatment services to primary healthcare facilities in three Nigerian states

    Political economy of decentralising HIV and AIDS treatment services to primary healthcare facilities in three Nigerian states

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Decentralisation is defined as the dispersion, distribution or transfer of resources, functions and decision-making power from a central authority to regional and local authorities. It is usually accompanied by assignment of accountability and responsibility for results. Fundamental to understanding decentralisation...
  4. Temporal and spatial fluctuations of heavy metals in Opa Reservoir, Ile-Ife, Nigeria

    Temporal and spatial fluctuations of heavy metals in Opa Reservoir, Ile-Ife, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    The Opa Reservoir, established for water supply to the Obafemi Awolowo University community, over the years has received direct linkage to township drains as a result of the widening and dredging of its river channels. The current study aimed at...
  5. Plastic waste as strength modifiers in asphalt for a sustainable environment

    Plastic waste as strength modifiers in asphalt for a sustainable environment

    This research took the form of an investigation into the applicability of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) as strength modifiers in asphalt road construction. Samples of thoroughly washed, naturally dried and shredded PET wastes were collected. The optimum binder content (OBC) of...
  6. Neonatal sepsis in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital: Clinical features, clinical outcome, aetiology and antibiotic susceptibility pattern

    Neonatal sepsis in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital: Clinical features, clinical outcome, aetiology and antibiotic susceptibility pattern

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Background: Neonatal sepsis is a significant cause of neonatal mortality in developing countries. The aetiological agents and their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns are dynamic. Objectives: This study determined clinical features, aetiology, antimicrobial susceptibility and clinical outcome of neonatal sepsis in a...
  7. Energy drinks consumption among football players in Lagos, Nigeria

    Energy drinks consumption among football players in Lagos, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: This study assessed the prevalence, frequency and reasons for the consumption of energy drinks among members of registered football clubs in Lagos, Nigeria. A descriptive cross-sectional study design was employed and the study setting was Onikan Stadium Lagos, Lagos...