The Journal of the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (JNIDS) is delighted to announce the publication of its Volume 2 Number 1 January-June 2023 issue.




Listed below are the published articles in this issue.

Access to Drugs and Vaccines for Mpox in Africa: Lack of Indigenous Political Will or Global Health Inequity?
Kenneth I. Onyedibe, Nathan Shehu

Letter to the Editor
“Straddling Adolescence”  - Perspective on the State of Research on Infectious Diseases in Nigeria.
Igumbor EU, Esinte I, Rotifa S, Iroezindu MO, Ojimba A, Akande O, Egede M, Audu R

NIDS 2022 Conference Abstracts
Molecular Characterization and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Pseudomonas Species Isolated from Infected Wounds of Patients in Insurgency-Stricken Maiduguri, Borno State. 
Issa A, Ngoshe IY, Isa T, Benisheikh A, Harun AK, Bello H, Edu-Muyideen OI, Fowora MA, Audu R, Salako LB, Garbati M.

Tuberculosis of the Chest Wall Mimicking Pyogenic Abscess in a Young Nigerian Woman:A Case Report.
Mikailu A, Balarabe H, Emwanta PN, Jiya E2, Sufyan I, Asara A, Adeiza MA, Hammangabdo A

Clinical and Epidemiological Characteristics of Lassa fever Cluster from an Unusual Community Managed at AEFUTHA.
Chika-Igwenyi NM, Unigwe US, Ajayi NA, Onyeaghala CA, Chukwu KS, Ogah OE, Orji M, Ugwu NI, Nwafor IE, Ugwu CN, Ojide CK, Odeh EC, Abu AM, Eke MA, Onyia V, Umeokonkwo C, Umahi C, Ewa E, Otti J, Emeka S

Case Series of Recrudescence in Lassa fever - The Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki (AEFUTHA) Experience.
Unigwe US, Chika-Igwenyi NM, Nwidi D, Chukwu KS, Ojide CK, Nnadozie U U, Akpede G, Ogbaini E

Monkey Pox and Chicken Pox Co-infection Managed in a Southern Nigerian Hospital: A Case Report.
Onukak A, Umoinwek E, Ubani B, Umoette N

Pattern of Presentation of Monkey Pox Disease in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital.
Chika-Igwenyi NM, Unigwe US, Ajayi NA, Onwe OE, Ewa RL, Ojide CK, Una AF, Igwenyi C, Chukwu KS, Okorie GM, Ifebunandu NA, Ugwu CN, Emeka S, Ibemesi D, Nnaji TO, Nsikan PO, Odianosen E

The Effects of Moringa oleifera Supplementation on the Renal Function of HIV-infected Patients on HAART in the University of Port-Harcourt Teaching Hospital.
Imananagha-Amene B, Obianime AW, Ohanador R

Prevalence and Predictors of Active COVID -19 Infection in a Rural Community in South-East Nigeria.
Unigwe US, Onyeaghala CA, Olaitan A, Okafor C, Mmerem JI, Chika-Igwenyi NM, Iroezindu MO

Using Medical Outreach Strategy to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination in Bayelsa State, Nigeria (June- August 2022)
Aworabhi-Oki N, Fiepere K, Godspower A, Perekeme M

Carbapenem Non-susceptible Enterobateriaceae Carriage among Patients Attending Healthcare Facilities in Ibadan, Nigeria.
Adekanmbi O, Fowotade A, Popoola O, Ogunbosi B, Adebiyi I, Idowu O, Iyun O, Ayandipo M, Lakoh S

Case Report
Multiple Opportunistic Infections in a Patient with Advanced HIV Disease.
Omoruyi O, Onimowo JO, Jegede O, Akinpeloye OO, Asefon TI, Opawoye A, Akase IE

Short Communication
Clinico-epidemiological Study of Mpox in a Tertiary Hospital in Benin City, Nigeria.
Ogboghodo EO, Osaigbovo II, Ehinze ES, Igbarumah I, Okwara BU, Ireoto GF, Obaseki DE

Original Article
Human Immunodeficiency  Virus Disclosure and Viral Load Suppression Statuses of Adolescents Living with HIV: A Cross-sectional Study in Lafia, Nigeria.
Bello SO, Audu ES, Hassan II, Ogunkunle TO, Anazodo MC, Odonye CE, Isah YO, Ibrahim TL, Lawal AA, Adeyemi A, Dalhat M

Prevalence of Malaria and Typhoid Fever in COVID-19 Patients in Kaduna State, Nigeria. 
Ige OT, Buru SA, Tahir MI, Nmadu AG, Oyefabi AM, Ige SO, Kase SU, Usman S, Joseph S, Tanko ZL, Olasinde TA

Assessments of Covid-19 Vaccine Awareness, Determinants of Its Acceptance and Adverse Events Following Immunization among Civil Servants in Lafia Nigeria.
Bello SO, Hassan II, Ogunkunle TO, Anazodo MC, Odonye CE, Audu ES, Isah YO, Ibrahim TL, Lawal AA, Dalhat M

Mosquito Species Breeding Within a Tertiary Hospital in South-East Nigeria: Are There Public Health Implications?
Umenzekwe CC, Onyido AE, Iroezindu MO, Unigwe US, Mmerem JI , Okpala CI , Ezejiofor OI, Nwankwo HM, Anumba JU , Ezihe EK, Chukwu KS

Evaluation of Antibiotics Sensitivity Pattern of Bacterial Isolate from Stool in a Referral Hospital in North-Central, Nigeria.
Bello SO, Zakou A, Audu ES, Katoh AD, Ogunkunle TO, Anazodo MC, Babatunde JO, Abubakar YH, Ter E, Rowland M, Isah YO, Hassan II


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