Bernard Nkrumah

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Hepatitis B and C viral infections among blood donors from rural Ghana
    B Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 45:97-100. 2011
  2. pmc Comparison of the novel Partec rapid malaria test to the conventional Giemsa stain and the gold standard real-time PCR
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2925-8. 2010
  3. pmc Comparative evaluation of two rapid field tests for malaria diagnosis: Partec Rapid Malaria Test® and Binax Now® Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Test
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Ghana
    BMC Infect Dis 11:143. 2011
  4. pmc Giardia lamblia: a major parasitic cause of childhood diarrhoea in patients attending a district hospital in Ghana
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    Parasit Vectors 4:163. 2011
  5. pmc Respiratory viruses in children hospitalized for acute lower respiratory tract infection in Ghana
    Theophilus B Kwofie
    School of Medical, Sciences, Kumasi, Department of Clinical Microbiology Kwame, Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    Virol J 9:78. 2012
  6. pmc Gastrointestinal and urinary tract pathogenic infections among HIV seropositive patients at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Ghana
    Yaw Agyekum Boaitey
    Microbiology Department, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana
    BMC Res Notes 5:454. 2012
  7. pmc Hemoglobin estimation by the HemoCue® portable hemoglobin photometer in a resource poor setting
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    BMC Clin Pathol 11:5. 2011

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Publications7

  1. pmc Hepatitis B and C viral infections among blood donors from rural Ghana
    B Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 45:97-100. 2011
    ..To investigate the prevalence of Hepatitis B and C infections and co-infections among blood donors in a rural community of Ghana...
  2. pmc Comparison of the novel Partec rapid malaria test to the conventional Giemsa stain and the gold standard real-time PCR
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2925-8. 2010
    ..The performance characteristics of the PM were almost equal to those of the GS, but the operational characteristics were better, and the PM can therefore be considered as an alternative method for GS...
  3. pmc Comparative evaluation of two rapid field tests for malaria diagnosis: Partec Rapid Malaria Test® and Binax Now® Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Test
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Ghana
    BMC Infect Dis 11:143. 2011
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  4. pmc Giardia lamblia: a major parasitic cause of childhood diarrhoea in patients attending a district hospital in Ghana
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    Parasit Vectors 4:163. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to determine the incidence of intestinal parasites among stool samples from children examined at a secondary health care facility in a rural area of Ghana...
  5. pmc Respiratory viruses in children hospitalized for acute lower respiratory tract infection in Ghana
    Theophilus B Kwofie
    School of Medical, Sciences, Kumasi, Department of Clinical Microbiology Kwame, Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    Virol J 9:78. 2012
    ..Information on the viral aetiology of acute respiratory infections in developing countries is very limited. The study was done to identify viruses associated with acute lower respiratory tract infection among children less than 5 years...
  6. pmc Gastrointestinal and urinary tract pathogenic infections among HIV seropositive patients at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Ghana
    Yaw Agyekum Boaitey
    Microbiology Department, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana
    BMC Res Notes 5:454. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to assess the common gastrointestinal and urinary infections among HIV/AIDS patients at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Ghana between April and December 2008...
  7. pmc Hemoglobin estimation by the HemoCue® portable hemoglobin photometer in a resource poor setting
    Bernard Nkrumah
    Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana
    BMC Clin Pathol 11:5. 2011
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