Match!
Ukoha Ukoha Ukoha
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
44Publications
5H-index
79Citations
Publications 45
Newest
Source
#1Ukoha Ukoha Ukoha (Nnamdi Azikiwe University)H-Index: 5
#2Ekezie Jervas (Federal University of Technology Owerri)H-Index: 2
Last.Ogidi C. Blessing (Nnamdi Azikiwe University)
view all 5 authors...
In this study, the associations between sedentary and nonsedentary lifestyles with certain anthropometric and cardiovascular parameters were investigated. The study populations consisted of four hundred (n = 400) randomly selected sedentary and non-sedentary adult male subjects in the age group of 25 – 55 years, from the Nnewi community, who satisfied the inclusion criteria. They were grouped in three (3) groups consisting of Group A (25 – 35 years), Group B (36 – 45 years), and Group C (46 – 55...
Source
#1Ukoha Ukoha UkohaH-Index: 5
#2Ekezie JervasH-Index: 2
view all 6 authors...
Source
Jugular foramen is a hiatus in the posterior cranial fossa that transmits the internal jugular vein among other structures. The knowledge of the jugular foramen is important in neurosurgical procedures. The objective of the study was to characterize the morphology and the dimensions of jugular foramen in dry Nigerian skulls. One hundred and seventy jugular foramens from 85 dry adult skulls of unknown sex were studied. Morphology was studied by observation and measurements were taken with Venier ...
Source
#1Chijioke Mmadueke Okeke (Nnamdi Azikiwe University)
#2Ukoha Ukoha Ukoha (Nnamdi Azikiwe University)H-Index: 5
Hallux Abducto Valgus is characterized by lateral deviation of the proximal phalanx of the hallux, medial deviation of the first metatarsal bone, and subluxation of the first metartasophalangeal joint. The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of hallux abducto valgus among residents of Anambra State of Nigeria. The study was a cross sectional descriptive study, using a structured questionnaire. It was conducted among male and female subjects in the following occupational group...
Source
Background : Calcaneum is the largest and longest tarsal bone in the foot and forms the prominence of the heel. Objective : The aim of the study was to observe the variations in the morphology and morphometry of the talar articular facets on the superior surface of human calcanei in South-Eastern Nigeria. Materials and Methods : The study was carried out on 220 adult non-pathological dry calcanei of unknown sex from bone banks of various medical colleges in South-Eastern Nigeria. Each calcaneum ...
Source
#1Ukoha Ukoha Ukoha (College of Health Sciences, Bahrain)H-Index: 5
Last.Kosisochukwu E Umeasalugo (College of Health Sciences, Bahrain)H-Index: 2
view all 5 authors...
Background: Human nose differs in its anatomy and morphology among different racial and ethnic groups. Objective: The objective of this study was to establish and compare the nasal parameters of male and female subjects in a student population. Materials and Methods: Five hundred (500) subjects were selected at random comprising 250 males and 250 females. The ages of the subject ranged from 18 years to 25 year. Nasal heights, breadths, and pronasal distances were measured using a Mitutoyo manual...
Source
#1Ukoha Ukoha Ukoha (College of Health Sciences, Bahrain)H-Index: 5
#2Kosisochukwu E Umeasalugo (College of Health Sciences, Bahrain)H-Index: 2
Last.Lasbery A. Asomugha (College of Health Sciences, Bahrain)H-Index: 1
view all 4 authors...
Objetivos: El presente estudio trata de examinar la relacion entre la estatura y dimensiones cefalicas en la etnia Igbo de Nigeria y proponer un modelo de regresion para estimar la estatura cuando las dimensiones cefalicas estan disponibles. Materiales y Metodos: 500 sujetos (261 varones y 239 mujeres) de edades comprendidas entre 18 y 30 anos, que vive en Nnewi, Nigeria, participaron en el estudio. La estatura y tres dimensiones cefalicas (longitud cabeza, amplitud cabeza y circunferencia de la...
1 CitationsSource
1 CitationsSource
#1Ukoha Ukoha UkohaH-Index: 5
view all 4 authors...
Hibiscus sabdariffa L. has been used traditionally as herbal medicine and has been documented to have a broad range of therapeutic effects. The present study aimed to investigate the effects of chronic administration of aqueous extract of flowers of Hibiscus sabdariffa on the histology of the kidney and some biochemical indices of renal function in male Wistar rats. Twenty (20) Wistar rats were randomly divided into four (4) groups of five rats each. The extract was administered orally in doses ...
Source
12345