Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal, a publication of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at www.npmj.org. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
July-September 2022| Vol 29| Issue 3
Strengthening the oral health system in Nigeria: A health systems building block approach
Aim: The present study aimed to describe the building blocks of the oral health system, including the role that the community plays in strengthening the oral health system in Nigeria. Meth...
Carbapenemase producing Enterobacteriaceae: Environmental reservoirs as primary targets for control and prevention strategies
Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) have become one of the greatest public health challenges globally. In the past decade, antimicrobial resistance (AMR) was viewed as a clinical...
Nigeria in the COVID era: Health system strengthening for national security and prosperity
The coronavirus disease-19 pandemic has spread to all parts of the world. As of 20 May 2022, over 500 million confirmed cases have occurred with over 6 million deaths. In Nigeria, over 255,000 cases...
Caregivers' perception and determinants of delayed presentation of children with severe malaria in an emergency room in Benin City, Nigeria
Introduction: Severe malaria is a leading cause of mortality due to late presentation to health facilities. Hence, there is a need to identify and mitigate factors promoting delayed presentat...
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Day and night blood pressure variability among older persons in South-Western Nigeria
Background: Hypertension is the largest contributor to the global burden of disease. Emerging risk factors for cardiovascular disease include blood pressure variability (BPV), but evidence on...
ISSN - Print: 1117-1936,
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