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July-December 2016| Vol 1| Issue 2


Challenges of peer review in scholarly publication: Is reviewer fatigue a growing concern in low income countries?

The main job of an editor of a journal that engages in scholarly publication is to assess the suitability for publication or otherwise of each article that is sent to the journal. The suitability of a...

Original Article

Pattern of anterior segment eye disorders in diabetic patients attending Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria

Background: The aim of the study is to determine the pattern, frequency, and types of anterior segment disorders in diabetic patients attending the outpatient specialist Diabetes Clinic of Ami...

Original Article

Knowledge, attitude and perception of pregnancy danger signs among women of childbearing age in samaru community Northwestern Nigeria: Results from a cross-sectional survey

Context: The birth of a baby is a major reason for celebration worldwide. Yet, in most countries of the world, pregnancy and childbirth is a perilous journey. In Kaduna State, Northwestern Nige...

Original Article

A quantitative survey on potential barriers to the use of modern contraception among married women of high parity attending an antenatal clinic in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

Background: Nigeria has high maternal mortality ratios, and women of high parity are at higher risk of obstetric complications. Understanding barriers to the uptake of contraception is thus imp...

Original Article

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of household water purification among caregivers of under-five children in biye community, Kaduna State

Background: Water is one of the basic needs for survival, and potable water is essential for good health. Contaminated drinking water is a major health hazard in developing countries, and water...

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Archives of Medicine and Surgery, a publication of the College of Health Sciences, Kaduna State University, is a print + online Semiannual journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

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