Josephat M Chinawa

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Publications

  1. pmc Clinical Presentation of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II (Hunter's Syndrome)
    Jm Chinawa
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu, Nigeria
    Ann Med Health Sci Res 2:87-90. 2012
  2. pmc Foreign body in vagina: an uncommon cause of vaginitis in children
    Jm Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus Enugu, Nigeria
    Ann Med Health Sci Res 3:102-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and pattern of child abuse and associated factors in four secondary institutions in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria
    Josephat M Chinawa
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, PMB 01129, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria, 400001
    Eur J Pediatr 173:451-6. 2014
  4. pmc Synopsis of congenital cardiac disease among children attending University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Ituku Ozalla, Enugu
    Josephat M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Res Notes 6:475. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Mothers' perception and management of abdominal colic in infants in Enugu, Nigeria
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:169-73. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Coagulation profile of children with sickle cell anemia in steady state and crisis attending the university of Nigeria teaching hospital, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:159-63. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of hypoxemia among children with sickle cell anemia during steady state and crises: a cross-sectional study
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, Medical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:91-5. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Use and/or misuse of antibiotics in management of diarrhea among children in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria
    Uchenna Ekwochi
    Enugu State University of Science and Technology Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Trop Pediatr 59:314-6. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of unprescribed antibiotics in management of upper respiratory tract infection in children in Enugu, South East Nigeria
    Uchenna Ekwochi
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu State, Nigeria
    J Trop Pediatr 60:249-52. 2014
  10. pmc Elevated arterial blood pressure and body mass index among Nigerian preschool children population
    Odutola I Odetunde
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, PMB 01129 Ituku Ozalla Enugu State, Nigeria
    BMC Pediatr 14:64. 2014

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Publications13

  1. pmc Clinical Presentation of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II (Hunter's Syndrome)
    Jm Chinawa
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu, Nigeria
    Ann Med Health Sci Res 2:87-90. 2012
    ..Based on the clinical features and radiological findings, one can diagnose a case of MPS. However, careful and critical approach is necessary to exactly diagnose the type of MPS as enzymatic studies are not available in most centers...
  2. pmc Foreign body in vagina: an uncommon cause of vaginitis in children
    Jm Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus Enugu, Nigeria
    Ann Med Health Sci Res 3:102-4. 2013
    ..Vaginal foreign body can present with diverse symptoms. It should be considered in any young female patient presenting with recurrent or persistent vaginal discharge...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and pattern of child abuse and associated factors in four secondary institutions in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria
    Josephat M Chinawa
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, PMB 01129, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria, 400001
    Eur J Pediatr 173:451-6. 2014
    ..A total of 58/346 (16.8 %) respondents admitted that they have been abused emotionally in one way or the other by either birth parents or other relatives who brought them up...
  4. pmc Synopsis of congenital cardiac disease among children attending University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Ituku Ozalla, Enugu
    Josephat M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Res Notes 6:475. 2013
    ..The difference in the pattern obtained worldwide and few studies in Nigeria could be due to genetic, environmental, socioeconomic, or ethnic origin...
  5. doi request reprint Mothers' perception and management of abdominal colic in infants in Enugu, Nigeria
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:169-73. 2013
    ..The excessive crying associated with it can result in a lot of distress for family members creating unnecessary panics. We sought to find the perception and management of abdominal colic by mothers in Enugu...
  6. doi request reprint Coagulation profile of children with sickle cell anemia in steady state and crisis attending the university of Nigeria teaching hospital, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:159-63. 2013
    ..Sickle cell anemia is associated with a hypercoagulable state that may lead to alterations in a coagulation profile. Measurements of coagulation factors are known to have some predictive value for clinical outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of hypoxemia among children with sickle cell anemia during steady state and crises: a cross-sectional study
    J M Chinawa
    Department of Paediatrics, Medical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:91-5. 2013
    ..Pulmonary complications are common in sickle cell disease (SCD) and may exacerbate microvascular occlusive phenomena. Thus, detecting hypoxemia is of particular importance in SCD...
  8. doi request reprint Use and/or misuse of antibiotics in management of diarrhea among children in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria
    Uchenna Ekwochi
    Enugu State University of Science and Technology Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Trop Pediatr 59:314-6. 2013
    ..Diarrheal diseases are a leading cause of under-5 morbidity and mortality worldwide...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of unprescribed antibiotics in management of upper respiratory tract infection in children in Enugu, South East Nigeria
    Uchenna Ekwochi
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu State, Nigeria
    J Trop Pediatr 60:249-52. 2014
    ..It is a documented fact that upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) is more of a viral illness...
  10. pmc Elevated arterial blood pressure and body mass index among Nigerian preschool children population
    Odutola I Odetunde
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, PMB 01129 Ituku Ozalla Enugu State, Nigeria
    BMC Pediatr 14:64. 2014
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  11. pmc Paracetamol use (and/or misuse) in children in Enugu, South-East, Nigeria
    Herbert A Obu
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus and University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    BMC Pediatr 12:103. 2012
    ..We sought to find its use and/or misuse in children seen at the paediatric outpatient clinic of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu...
  12. pmc Congenital malformations among newborns admitted in the neonatal unit of a tertiary hospital in Enugu, South-East Nigeria--a retrospective study
    Herbert A Obu
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, PO Box 14587, Agbani Road PO, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    BMC Res Notes 5:177. 2012
    ..The prevalence and pattern of presentation vary from place to place. Many a time the exact etiology is unknown but genetic and environmental factors tend to be implicated...