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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.

Current Issue

April-June 2017| Vol 24| Issue 2

Original Article

Factors associated with antenatal care services utilisation patterns amongst reproductive age women in Benin Republic: An analysis of 2011/2012 benin republic's demographic and health survey data

Background: High maternal and neonatal mortality persist in Benin Republic despite recent improvements. Numerous women and newborns continue to suffer preventable deaths. Although factors assoc...


Original Article

Screening for bacterial vaginosis before intrauterine device insertion at a family planning clinic in south-west Nigeria

Aim: This study determined the prevalence of bacterial vaginosis (BV) among clients before insertion of intrauterine device (IUD) and compared the incidence of complications between participant...


Original Article

Prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its risk factors among adults in a semi-urban community of South-East Nigeria

Background: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an increasingly prevalent problem worldwide. Treatment of end-stage kidney disease is beyond the reach of an average Nigerian. The prevention and ear...


Original Article

Prevalence and pattern of potential drug-drug interactions among chronic kidney disease patients in south-western Nigeria

Background: Management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients often requires the use of multiple drugs due to a high number of cardiovascular risk factors and complications associated with th...


Original Article

Routine chest radiograph in pre-employment medical examination for healthcare workers: Time for a review of the protocol

Background: Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) sought to evaluate the ability of workers to work without risk to their own or others' health and safety. This is important especially ...


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