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 2020| Vol 27| Issue 3
COVID-19 pandemic: A global health burden
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic began in China with a group of severe pneumonia cases, later identified to be caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 in December 2...
Rubella transmissibility and reproduction number (Ro): A critical appraisal of the prospects for its control in Nigeria
Rubella is a highly contagious disease of public health importance that is endemic in Nigeria. Rubella with its devastating sequel, congenital rubella syndrome, is a neglected disease with no survei...
Spirometric abnormalities following treatment for pulmonary tuberculosis in Ilorin, Nigeria
Background: Pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) contributes significantly to morbidity and mortality worldwide, and despite microbiological cure for the disease, many patients still demonstrate resi...
Comparison of clinical efficacy of long- versus short-acting gonadotrophin-releasing hormone agonists for pituitary down regulation in In vitro fertilisation cycles
Background: Gonadotrophin-Releasing Hormone agonist (GnRHa) – long and short acting – is used for pituitary down regulation prior to ovarian stimulation in in vitro fertili...
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Ectopic pregnancy at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, South-Western Nigeria: Temporal trends, clinical presentation and management outcomes from 2005 to 2014
Background: There is uncertainty in the trend of ectopic pregnancy incidence in the Southwest region, though the region has a lower fertility rate and a higher contraceptive use than some oth...
ISSN - Print: 1117-1936,
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