Video-assisted thoracic surgery in a Nigerian teaching hospital: Experience and challenges
Conclusion: VATS is being performed in our institution with successful outcomes. The use of VATS in Nigeria is encouraged. The relatively high cost of VATS is, however, a major limitation to more widespread use.
Publication date: Available online 21 May 2020Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Tomasz Szaflik, Beata Smolarz, Hanna Romanowicz, Magdalena Bryś, Ewa Forma, Krzysztof Szyłło
Publication date: Available online 31 May 2020Source: PhytomedicineAuthor(s): Yi-Wen Hsu, Hsin-Yuan Chen, Yi-Fen Chiang, Li-Chun Chang, Po-Han Lin, Shih-Min Hsia
[Vanguard] Charles Obadiah Wambebe, a scientist, is a professor of pharmacology, traditional medicine expert, and a missionary. Wambebe was the pioneer Director-General of the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) from 1989-2001.
[This Day] -Studying situations in other countries like Mali, S'Korea
[This Day] The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, while responding to questions from journalists at the end of the Monetary Policy Committee meeting in Abuja on Thursday made a case for the reopening of the economy in order to save livelihoods, stimulate economic activities as well as prevent the economy from steep recession. Obinna Chima brings the excerpts:
[Daily Trust] Nigeria on Saturday recorded 553 new cases of COVID-19.
[Premium Times] The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria exceeded 9,000 on Friday as 387 new infections were reported by theNigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) .
[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday recorded 387 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, which increased the number of infections in the country to 9,302- out of which 2,679 cases have been treated and discharged with 261 losing their lives.
[Daily Trust] The Kaduna State Government, says farmers across the state are free to access their farms in spite of the restrictions of movement occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic.
[WHO] Maiduguri, 29 May 2020 - As part of the ongoing response to the COVID-19 outbreak in north-east Nigeria, Borno State, WHO in collaboration with partners, has launched a campaign tagged "COVID-19 Heroes Campaign", to recognize and designate survivors as heroes and heroines .