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Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among uurses in Ibadan, South-west Nigeria: a cross-sectional survey
(BioMed Central Ltd, 2010-01)
Background: Musculoskeletal disorders represent a significant occupational problem among nurses; however, data on musculoskeletal health of nurses in Sub-Sahara Africa are sparse. This study sought to determine the ...
The influence of socio-economic status on casual blood pressures of the adult Nigerians
(Sage Publication, 2005-07)
Background Studies into social inequalities in health tend to focus more on parental socio-economic status (SES) as it affects the children. We aimed to test the hypothesis that socio-economic inequalities would not affect ...
Influence of relatively adiposity on static back extensor muscle endurance in apparently healthy adults
Few studies have sought to gain insight into the determinants of endurance capacity of the back extensor muscles. This study investigated the influence of body fat on the endurance of the back extensor muscles using different ...
Prevalence and pattern of hypertension in a semiurban community in Nigeria
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2008-07)
Background Hypertension has been reported to be a major problem of the blacks. There is a paucity of studies, however, on community-based surveys on the prevalence and pattern of hypertension in Nigeria in the recent time. ...