Zubairu Iliyasu

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perception of infertility and acceptability of assisted reproduction technology in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:341-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Clinical burden and correlates of HIV and malaria co-infection, in northwest Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK Electronic address
    Acta Trop 128:630-5. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint A survey of weight perception and social desirability of obesity among adults in Kano Metropolis, Northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:101-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for domestic violence among pregnant women in northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    J Interpers Violence 28:868-83. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Patterns and predictors of cigarette smoking among HIV-infected patients in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Int J STD AIDS 23:849-52. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Premarital sexual experience and preferred sources of reproductive health information among young men in Kumbotso, northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 21:343-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Menstrual patterns and gynecologic morbidity among university students in Kano, Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:401-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of female genital cutting among university students in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 32:387-92. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Domestic violence among women living with HIV/AIDS in Kano, Northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:41-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of gender-based violence among female university students in Northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:111-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Perception of infertility and acceptability of assisted reproduction technology in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:341-7. 2013
    ..There has been little exploration of the public view of infertility and acceptance of assisted reproduction in these countries, including Nigeria...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical burden and correlates of HIV and malaria co-infection, in northwest Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK Electronic address
    Acta Trop 128:630-5. 2013
    ..Health communication, standardized protocols and ITN distribution should be integrated into comprehensive HIV programs in this setting. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint A survey of weight perception and social desirability of obesity among adults in Kano Metropolis, Northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 22:101-8. 2013
    ..We determined the concordance of perceived with measured weight and assessed the social desirability of obesity among adults in Kano metropolis in northern Nigeria...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for domestic violence among pregnant women in northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    J Interpers Violence 28:868-83. 2013
    ..There is a need for preventive, protective, and redress mechanisms to guard against domestic violence in Nigeria...
  5. doi request reprint Patterns and predictors of cigarette smoking among HIV-infected patients in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Int J STD AIDS 23:849-52. 2012
    ..63, 95% CI 1.08-6.67). The preponderance of cigarette smoking among educated HIV-infected men in northern Nigeria offers a unique opportunity for targeted smoking cessation programmes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Premarital sexual experience and preferred sources of reproductive health information among young men in Kumbotso, northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 21:343-9. 2012
    ..We studied the predictors of premarital sex and preferred sources of sexual and reproductive health information among young unmarried men in Kumbotso, northern Nigeria...
  7. doi request reprint Menstrual patterns and gynecologic morbidity among university students in Kano, Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:401-6. 2012
    ..To examine menstrual patterns and effects of menstrual disorders on social and academic lives of undergraduate students in Kano, Nigeria...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of female genital cutting among university students in northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 32:387-92. 2012
    ..A comprehensive legal and educational framework and the support of civil society, governments and development partners is required to address this form of gender discrimination...
  9. ncbi request reprint Domestic violence among women living with HIV/AIDS in Kano, Northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:41-9. 2011
    ..This calls for urgent steps and strategies for prevention, protection and post-test counseling on disclosure to avert this human right infringement...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of gender-based violence among female university students in Northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:111-9. 2011
    ..GBV awareness creation programs, legal protection and implementation of an effective redress mechanism are recommended to curb this menace...
  11. ncbi request reprint Post diagnosis reaction, perceived stigma and sexual behaviour of HIV/AIDS patients attending Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Department of Community Medicine, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 20:135-43. 2011
    ..We investigated post-diagnosis reactions, disclosure, perceived stigmatization and sexual behaviour of PLWHAs in northern Nigeria...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patients' satisfaction with services obtained from Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Northern Nigeria
    Z Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 13:371-8. 2010
    ..These surveys have become routine as part of total quality management in developed countries. We assessed patient satisfaction with services provided in a teaching hospital in northern Nigeria...
  13. ncbi request reprint Birth preparedness, complication readiness and fathers' participation in maternity care in a northern Nigerian community
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:21-32. 2010
    ..There is a need to increase involvement of men in their partner's maternity care through peer-led, culturally-sensitive community education and appropriate health system reforms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of fertility intentions among HIV/AIDS patients in northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Department of Community Medicine, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 13:71-83. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of tuberculosis coinfection among HIV-seropositive patients attending the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Departments of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    J Epidemiol 19:81-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and predictors of TB coinfection among HIV-seropositive Nigerians...
  16. doi request reprint Male circumcision and HIV risk behavior among university students in northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Am J Mens Health 7:94-101. 2013
    ..Public health programs should seize the opportunity offered by high MC acceptance rates to integrate safe medical MC services into existing HIV/AIDS prevention initiatives...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of public attitude toward living organ donation in Kano, northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 25:196-205. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Sexual and reproductive health communication between mothers and their adolescent daughters in northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria
    Health Care Women Int 33:138-52. 2012
    ..Mothers in northern Nigeria need to be empowered with knowledge and skills to improve the scope and quality of home-based RH education...
  19. pmc Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and attitude towards voluntary counseling and testing among adults
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1917-22. 2006
    ..This study assessed knowledge of HIV/AIDS and attitude towards VCT among adults in a rural community in northern Nigeria...
  20. doi request reprint Adherence to intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in urban Kano, northern Nigeria
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    Pathog Glob Health 106:323-9. 2012
    ..03 (1.13–3.26)]. There is a need for strengthening health systems and addressing cultural factors that impede efforts at expanding coverage of malaria prevention strategies in Nigeria...
  21. ncbi request reprint Magnitude and leading causes of in-hospital mortality at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, northern Nigeria: a 4-year prospective analysis
    Zubairu Iliyasu
    Department of Community Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 19:400-6. 2010
    ..We reviewed the magnitude and causes of death among in-patients in a tertiary hospital in northern Nigeria...