Simeon A Isezuo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ibadan
Country: Nigeria

Publications

  1. pmc Comparative analysis of lipid profiles among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and concurrent type 2 diabetes, and hypertension: a view of metabolic syndrome
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:328-34. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic profile of peripartum cardiomyopathy in a tertiary care hospital
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 17:228-33. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic dysfunctions in non-antiretroviral treated HIV/AIDS patients
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 12:375-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Case Report: Acute Limb Ischaemia and Gangrene associated with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital PMB 2370, Sokoto, Nigeria E mail
    Niger Postgrad Med J 12:237-40. 2005
  5. pmc Demographic and clinical correlates of metabolic syndrome in Native African type-2 diabetic patients
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:557-63. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Is high density lipoprotein cholesterol useful in diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in native Africans with type 2 diabetes?
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 15:6-10. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Eclampsia and abnormal QTc
    S A Isezuo
    Departments of Medicine, Usman Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 23:123-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of patients towards voluntary human immunodeficiency virus counselling and testing in two Nigerian tertiary hospitals
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 23:107-10. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in hospitalisation for hypertension-related morbidities in Sokoto, north-western Nigeria
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:397-409. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Systemic hypertension in blacks: an overview of current concepts of pathogenesis and management
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, P M B 2370, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 10:144-53. 2003

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Comparative analysis of lipid profiles among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and concurrent type 2 diabetes, and hypertension: a view of metabolic syndrome
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:328-34. 2003
    ..We attribute this to the common pathogenic link between hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidaemia in metabolic syndrome. Evidence, albeit indirect, of this syndrome among native Africans is, therefore, provided...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic profile of peripartum cardiomyopathy in a tertiary care hospital
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 17:228-33. 2007
    ..It is not, however, known if these practices have changed and influenced the epidemiology of PPCM over the years...
  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic dysfunctions in non-antiretroviral treated HIV/AIDS patients
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 12:375-8. 2009
    ..AIDS related metabolic and morphologic disorders have been attributed to protease inhibitor based antiretroviral therapy. HIV/AIDS is however a multi-systemic disease with potential for alteration of metabolic and endocrine functions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Case Report: Acute Limb Ischaemia and Gangrene associated with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital PMB 2370, Sokoto, Nigeria E mail
    Niger Postgrad Med J 12:237-40. 2005
    ..The impacts of economic and sociocultural factors in the management of this rare complication of PPCM in a resource depleted nation are highlighted. Keywords: peripartum cardiomyopathy, limb ischaemia...
  5. pmc Demographic and clinical correlates of metabolic syndrome in Native African type-2 diabetic patients
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:557-63. 2005
    ..To describe the metabolic syndrome and its demographic and clinical correlates in native African type-2 diabetic patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is high density lipoprotein cholesterol useful in diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in native Africans with type 2 diabetes?
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 15:6-10. 2005
    ..Plasma lipid levels are, however, influenced by genetic and environmental factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Eclampsia and abnormal QTc
    S A Isezuo
    Departments of Medicine, Usman Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 23:123-7. 2004
    ..Abnormalities of calcium and magnesium metabolism are known risk factors for QT interval prolongation and have been reported in eclampsia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of patients towards voluntary human immunodeficiency virus counselling and testing in two Nigerian tertiary hospitals
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 23:107-10. 2004
    ..Presumed high rejection rate of HIV test has been adduced to this practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in hospitalisation for hypertension-related morbidities in Sokoto, north-western Nigeria
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:397-409. 2003
    ..To determine the relationship between hospital admissions of hypertension-related morbidities, seasons and meteorological factors in a tropical climate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Systemic hypertension in blacks: an overview of current concepts of pathogenesis and management
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, P M B 2370, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 10:144-53. 2003
    ..This paper reviews these peculiarities and their implications in the management of a Black Hypertensive...
  11. ncbi request reprint An audit of snake bite injuries seen at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, Nigeria
    C H Njoku
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 15:112-5. 2008
    ..Snakebite is an important but often overlooked medical problem worldwide. This work is an audit of snakebite injuries in Sokoto, North West Nigeria using hospital-based data...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prescription pattern of anti-hypertensive drugs in a tertiary health institution in Nigeria
    E Etuk
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Health Sciences Usmanu DanFodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 7:128-32. 2008
    ..This study examined the pattern of physicians' prescription of antihypertensive drugs and its possible effects on blood pressure control as well as physicians' compliance with recommended guidelines...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between epistaxis and hypertension: a study of patients seen in the emergency units of two tertiary health institutions in Nigeria
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:379-82. 2008
    ..Both epistaxis and hypertension are common in the general population...
  14. doi request reprint Salt taste perception and relationship with blood pressure in type 2 diabetics
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Hum Hypertens 22:432-4. 2008
    ..001), gender (P< 0.001), family history of hypertension ( P< 001), body mass index (P<0.01), antihypertensive medication ( P<0.01) and proteinuria ( P<0.04)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of metabolic syndrome variables among pregnant women with and without eclampsia
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, PMB 2370, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:1059-62. 2008
    ..Similarities in the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia and metabolic syndrome have been described. This study is aimed at determining whether metabolic syndrome variables occur in eclampsia...
  16. doi request reprint Clinical neuropathy in HIV/AIDS: an eight-year review of hospitalized patients in Sokoto, northwestern Nigeria
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 39:133-5. 2009
    ..4%, chi(2) = 19.5, P < 0.001). Neurological complications, particularly central nervous diseases, are an important cause of morbidity in the HIV/AIDS population...
  17. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome: Review of current concepts
    S A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 13:247-55. 2006
    ..Promotion of African native lifestyle characterised by high degree of physical activity and fibre diet is and appropriate tool for primary prevention of metabolic syndrome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of different skin conditions in an outpatients' setting in north-western Nigeria
    Olaniyi Onayemi
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 44:7-11. 2005
    ..We therefore conducted a prospective survey of 2611 new patients seen between August 1999 and July 2001 at the consultant medical/dermatology clinics of Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria...