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Biocidal effects of stem bark extract of Chrysophyllum albidium G. Don on vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
(BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 4/14/2016)
Background: Staphylococcus aureus causes variety of infections in humans and animals worldwide and predominates in surgical wound infections. This study assessed the antimicrobial potential of the stem bark extract of ...
Molecular epidemiology of hepatitis D virus circulating in Southwestern Nigeria
( Virology Journal, 2016-04-12)
Background: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis D virus (HDV) infections are major public health problems in sub-Saharan Africa. Whereas it is known that HBV infection is endemic in Nigeria, there is only little data ...
Fecal Carriage of Staphylococcus aureus in the Hospital and Community Setting: A Systematic Review
( Frontiers in Microbiology, 5/16/2016)
Africa Background and rationale: Staphylococcus aureus fecal carriage has been identiﬁed as a potential source for nosocomial transmission and a risk factor for disease development. This systematic review determined the ...
Abstracts from the 6th Infection Control Africa Network Congress
(Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 2016)
Infection prevention and control is a set of practices, protocols, and procedures that are put in place to prevent infections that are associated with health care service provision settings. It is an element of quality ...