International Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy

Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2023

  • Types of Tuberculosis and Factors Associated with Treatment Outcome and Mortality in the Obuasi Municipality of Ashanti Region, Ghana

    Daniel Yeboah Asiamah, Georgina Frimpong Siraa, Obed Kumi, Williams Domechele, Philip Teg-Nefaah Tabong

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2023
    Pages: 127-131
    Received: Sep. 04, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 19, 2023
    Published: Oct. 08, 2023
    Abstract: Introduction: Tuberculosis (TB) affects all persons in all countries of the world. Treatment outcomes remain a global indicator for measuring a country’s progress towards elimination of tuberculosis. Objective: The study was conducted to determine the distribution of TB by type and factors associated with treatment outcomes and mortality among a co... Show More
  • Research Article

    Spatio-Temporal Trend of Water Related Diseases Incidence Across Campuses of Government Owned Tertiary Institutions in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

    Godspower Imiete, Hope Chizia Ebenezer, Meelubari Barinua Tsaro Kpang*

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2023
    Pages: 132-140
    Received: Oct. 04, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 01, 2023
    Published: Nov. 21, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijidt.20230804.12
    Abstract: The prevalence of water related sicknesses occurrence observed among students of Government owned tertiary institutions in Port Harcourt, Rivers State necessitated this study. The quasi- experimental research design was used and data relating to water related sicknesses were obtained from the archives of the health centres in the various institutio... Show More