Cyril C Dim

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: a review of current concepts and control programme in Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Physiology Obstetrics, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 20:200-6. 2011
  2. pmc The prevalence of anemia among pregnant women at booking in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    MedGenMed 9:11. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Acute uterine inversion in a rural African woman: a rare consequence of child birth
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, P M B 01129, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Women Birth 22:25-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Improved awareness of Pap smear may not affect its use in Nigeria: a case study of female medical practitioners in Enugu, southeastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, 400001, Nigeria
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:852-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The need to incorporate routine cervical cancer counselling and screening in the management of women at the outpatient clinics in Nigeria
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 29:754-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of capillary and venous blood haematocrits of pregnant women in Nigeria: the impact on diagnosis and prevalence of anaemia in pregnancy
    Cyril Chukwudi Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, PMB 01129, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Biomed Res Int 2014:467056. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Choriocarcinoma in Enugu, South east Nigeria: a need for a shift from mortality to survival
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:252-6. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Choriocarcinoma in Enugu, South east Nigeria: a need for a shift from mortality to survival
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:123-7. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus in pregnancy: an update on the current classification and management
    C C Dim
    Reproductive Health Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus UNEC University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 21:371-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Towards improving cervical cancer screening in Nigeria: a review of the basics of cervical neoplasm and cytology
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 15:247-52. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: a review of current concepts and control programme in Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Physiology Obstetrics, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 20:200-6. 2011
    ..The burden of tuberculosis in Nigeria is the highest in Africa. Therefore, improved knowledge of health workers on the current issues concerning the disease, including the National guideline, is important for effective disease control...
  2. pmc The prevalence of anemia among pregnant women at booking in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    MedGenMed 9:11. 2007
    ..Knowledge of the current situation of the condition in our environment is necessary. This knowledge will motivate antenatal caregivers toward early detection and prompt management of anemia in pregnancy...
  3. doi request reprint Acute uterine inversion in a rural African woman: a rare consequence of child birth
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, P M B 01129, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Women Birth 22:25-7. 2009
    ..TE. Though acute uterine inversion is rare, accessible primary health care services are necessary for safe motherhood and for supporting women to birth safely...
  4. doi request reprint Improved awareness of Pap smear may not affect its use in Nigeria: a case study of female medical practitioners in Enugu, southeastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, 400001, Nigeria
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:852-4. 2009
    ..The majority (32%) of those who never screened for cervical cancer had no reason. There may be more to the use of Pap smear among women in Nigeria than its awareness...
  5. doi request reprint The need to incorporate routine cervical cancer counselling and screening in the management of women at the outpatient clinics in Nigeria
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 29:754-6. 2009
    ..Routine cervical cancer counselling and screening with opt-out option should be offered to every eligible woman attending the outpatient clinics...
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of capillary and venous blood haematocrits of pregnant women in Nigeria: the impact on diagnosis and prevalence of anaemia in pregnancy
    Cyril Chukwudi Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, PMB 01129, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Biomed Res Int 2014:467056. 2014
    ..The magnitude of this variation as well as its impact on the diagnosis of anaemia in pregnancy needs to be studied. This study demonstrates the disparity between capillary and venous PCV in pregnancy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Choriocarcinoma in Enugu, South east Nigeria: a need for a shift from mortality to survival
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:252-6. 2013
    ..Choriocarcinoma is a rare but curable tumour so; it became necessary to review cases of this curable cancer managed at a tertiary health center in a typical resourced-constrained setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Choriocarcinoma in Enugu, South east Nigeria: a need for a shift from mortality to survival
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu 400001, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:123-7. 2013
    ..Choriocarcinoma is a rare but curable tumour so; it became necessary to review cases of this curable cancer managed at a tertiary health center in a typical resourced-constrained setting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus in pregnancy: an update on the current classification and management
    C C Dim
    Reproductive Health Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus UNEC University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 21:371-6. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Towards improving cervical cancer screening in Nigeria: a review of the basics of cervical neoplasm and cytology
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 15:247-52. 2012
    ..The task of provider-initiated counseling and testing for cervical cancer by health practitioners requires update on the current etio-pathology of cervical cancer, and its screening as reviewed...
  11. doi request reprint Declining uptake of HIV testing among tuberculosis patients in Enugu state of Nigeria: the need for a reappraisal of strategy
    C C Dim
    Department of Physiology Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 15:206-9. 2012
    ..This study assesses the proportions of TB cases that are screened for HIV as well as the prevalence of HIV among individuals with TB at the Enugu State TB program of Nigeria...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence of cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions among HIV-positive women in Enugu, South-eastern Nigeria
    C C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 31:759-62. 2011
    ..Cervical cancer screening should be incorporated into the antiretroviral (ARV) clinics, so as to prevent the impending surge in the burden of cervical cancer in Nigeria...
  13. doi request reprint Labor support: an overlooked maternal health need in Enugu, south-eastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    European M Sc International Health, Center for International Health University of Bergen, Norway
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:471-4. 2011
    ..This study aimed at identifying the experiences and preferences of parturients as regards support in labor...
  14. doi request reprint Adenomyosis and uterine rupture during labour in a primigravida: an unusual obstetric emergency in Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 39:250-1. 2009
    ..It is concluded that adenomyomectomy predisposes a pregnant uterus to rupture during labour. Therefore, such women should be offered elective caesarean delivery at term...
  15. pmc An unmet cancer screening need of HIV-positive women in southeastern Nigeria
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Medscape J Med 11:19. 2009
    ..After post-HIV testing counseling, HIV-positive women should be aware of the Papanicolaou (Pap) smear...
  16. pmc Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata in a Nigerian woman
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital UNTH, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger Med J 53:172-4. 2012
    ..Removal of estrogen sources as was done for the patient is the mainstay of treatment. Patient follow-up is very important because of the risk of malignant transformation...
  17. doi request reprint Uterine procidentia in an African adolescent: an uncommon gynecological challenge
    Cyril C Dim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 21:37-9. 2008
    ..Uterovaginal prolapse in adolescents is rare, hence this report...