KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES AND PERCEPTIONS OF ADOLESCENT GIRLS TOWARDS PREVENTION OF UNINTENDED PREGNANCY IN SELECTED SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN UPPER GARDNERSVILLE, LIBERIA

TABLE OF CONTENTS Content Page Title Page i Certification ii Dedication iii Acknowledgements iv Abstract vi Table of Contents vii List of Tables x List of Figures xi CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study 1 1.2 Statement of the Problem 4 1.3 Objective of the Study 5 1.4 Research Questions 5 1.5. Hypotheses […]

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EFFECT OF A TRAINING PROGRAMME ON KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICE OF LIFESTYLE MODIFICATION AMONG HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS ATTENDING OUT-PATIENT CLINICS IN LAGOS

  CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 Background to the Study Hypertension is the most common non-communicable disease and the leading cause of cardiovascular disease in the world. Many people with hypertension are unaware of their condition making treatment infrequent and inadequate, which is responsible for it poor control and not always taken seriously (Neutel & Campbell, […]

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EFFECT OF A NURSE-LED TRAINING PROGRAMME ON KNOWLEDGE OF RISKY BEHAVIOURS AMONG MOTORCYCLE OPERATORS IN ADO – EKITI, EKITI STATE, NIGERIA

  CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to the Study Transportation is a basic and indispensable component of all human endeavour, and has strong influence on the interrelations that exist when people with common interests live together. It plays a major function in the continued existence of urban communities by forming the basis for interaction, vocation, leisure […]

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ADOLESCENTS’ KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN SELECTED PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN ILE IFE, OSUN STATE

                                                   CHAPTER ONE                                                     INTRODUCTION Background to the Study Sexual violence is a major dehumanizing and serious emerging public health problem. It is also a social problem that affects thousands of people each year throughout the world, and adolescents seem to be the most affected victims due to their vulnerability (Center for Disease Control, 2011). […]

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KNOWLEDGE OF BREAST CANCER AND EARLY DETECTION MEASURES AMONG REVEREND SISTERS IN ANAMBRA STATE

ABSTRACT This study assessed the knowledge of breast cancer and early detection measures of reverend sisters in Anambra State. Eight objectives and eight research questions were raised to guide the study. Cross-sectional descriptive survey design was used. A sample size of 324 respondents was drawn from an estimated population of 794 sisters of the various […]

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KNOWLEDGE AND USE OF MISOPROSTOL IN THE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF POST PARTUM HAEMORRHAGE AMONG PRIMARY HEALTH CARE WORKERS IN ZARIA METROPOLIS, KADUNA STATE,NIGERIA

ABSTRACT Postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) is the common cause of obstetric haemorrhage and the leading cause of maternal deaths in Nigeria. Injectable uterotonics, which include ergometrine, oxytocin and syntometrine are the conventional drugs used and also remain the first line drug for prevention and treatment of PPH. However, these drugs are heat-sensitive when exposed to hot […]

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KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICES OF FAMILY PLANNING AMONG WOMEN OF CHILD BEARING AGE IN ANAOCHA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA ANAMBRA STATE

CHAPTER ONE Introduction Background of the Study Family planning allows people to attain their desired number of children and determine the   spacing of pregnancies. It is achieved through use of contraceptive methods and  the  treatment of infertility  (WHO Factsheet No 351, 2012). Promotion of family Planning, and ensuring access to preferred contraceptive methods for women […]

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KNOWLEDGE AND MANAGEMENT OF MENSTRUATION AND MENSTRUAL PROBLEMS AMONG URBAN AND RURAL SECONDARY SCHOOL GIRLS IN ENUGU EAST LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

ABSTRACT In many societies menstruation is not openly discussed in some families, school and communities leading to a very big gap in knowledge about menstruation and menstrual problems. This gap equally poses problems on issues about menstrual hygiene, menstrual problems and management of those problems. In addition to inadequate information, girls need access to hygienic […]

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KNOWLEDGE AND COMPLIANCE OF EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATES TO VOLUNTARY COUNSELLING AND TESTING FOR HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) AND ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (AIDS)

TABLE OF CONTENTS Title Page…………………………………………………………………………………. i Certification page……………………………………………………………………… ii Approval page………………………………………………………………………….. iii Dedication……………………………………………………………………………….. iv Acknowledgment………………………………………………………………………. v Table of Content……………………………………………………………………….. vi List of Tables……………………………………………………………………………. vii List of Figures………………………………………………………………………….. viii Abstract…………………………………………………………………………………… ix Chapter One: Introduction Background to the Study…………………………………………………………….. 1 Statement of the Problem……………………………………………………………. 5 Purpose of the Study …………………………………………………………………. 6 Specific objectives of the Study……………………………………………………. 6 […]

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KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE AS CORRELATE OF ADDHERENCE TO PREMARITAL SICKLE CELL SCREENING AMONG ADULT STUDENTS’ OF NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE

TABLE OF CONTENT Title page – – – – – – – – – – i Certification page – – – – – – – – ii Approval page – – – – – – – – – iii Dedication page – – – – – – – – – iv Acknowledgement – – – […]

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