He Onah

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital
Country: Nigeria

Publications

  1. ncbi Nigerian male sexual activity during pregnancy
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 76:219-23. 2002
  2. ncbi Perceived environmental stress factors and their correlates among pregnant Nigerians
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 83:215-8. 2003
  3. ncbi Effect of the Foley catheter and synchronous oxytocin administration on cervical ripening
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:71-2. 2003
  4. ncbi Effect of prolongation of pregnancy on perinatal mortality
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 80:255-61. 2003
  5. ncbi Preferences for cesarean section or symphysiotomy for obstructed labor among Nigerian women
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 84:79-81. 2004
  6. ncbi Conservative management of early-onset pre-eclampsia and fetomaternal outcome in Nigerians
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:357-62. 2002
  7. ncbi Prognostic value of absolute versus relative rise of blood pressure in pregnancy
    He Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:32-40. 2002
  8. ncbi Correlation between intrapartum fundal height and birth weight
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:23-9. 2002
  9. ncbi The knowledge and attitude of fertile and infertile Nigerians regarding adoption
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 79:279-80. 2002
  10. ncbi Formal education does not improve the acceptance of cesarean section among pregnant Nigerian women
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 76:321-3. 2002

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Publications32

  1. ncbi Nigerian male sexual activity during pregnancy
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 76:219-23. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of extra-marital sexual affairs as well as other aspects of male sexual behavior during pregnancy in Nigeria...
  2. ncbi Perceived environmental stress factors and their correlates among pregnant Nigerians
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 83:215-8. 2003
  3. ncbi Effect of the Foley catheter and synchronous oxytocin administration on cervical ripening
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:71-2. 2003
  4. ncbi Effect of prolongation of pregnancy on perinatal mortality
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 80:255-61. 2003
    ..1) To determine the distribution of singleton and twin births according to gestational age in a Nigerian obstetric population; and (2) to compare their perinatal outcomes according to gestational age...
  5. ncbi Preferences for cesarean section or symphysiotomy for obstructed labor among Nigerian women
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 84:79-81. 2004
  6. ncbi Conservative management of early-onset pre-eclampsia and fetomaternal outcome in Nigerians
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:357-62. 2002
    ..Minimising institutional delays, providing magnesium sulphate and improving neonatal services will enhance maternal and fetal results in early-onset pre-eclampsia in Nigeria and are recommended...
  7. ncbi Prognostic value of absolute versus relative rise of blood pressure in pregnancy
    He Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:32-40. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi Correlation between intrapartum fundal height and birth weight
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria, Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:23-9. 2002
    ..It was concluded that the SFH-derived birth weight centiles are useful alternatives to ultrasonography especially in the birth weight range 2500-3999 g...
  9. ncbi The knowledge and attitude of fertile and infertile Nigerians regarding adoption
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 79:279-80. 2002
  10. ncbi Formal education does not improve the acceptance of cesarean section among pregnant Nigerian women
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 76:321-3. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between formal education, personal beliefs and the acceptance of cesarean section among pregnant Nigerians...
  11. ncbi Caesarean section or symphysiotomy for obstructed labour for developing countries? Need to ascertain women's preferences
    Hyacinth E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 23:594-5. 2003
  12. ncbi Teachers' attitude is not an impediment to adolescent sexuality education in Enugu, Nigeria
    C A Iyoke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:81-90. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi Influence of formal maternal education on the use of maternity services in Enugu, Nigeria
    L C Ikeako
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:30-4. 2006
    ..Efforts at reducing maternal mortality ratio in Nigeria must increase the adult female literacy rate...
  14. ncbi Pain perception among parturients in Enugu, South-eastern Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:585-8. 2007
    ..There is thus a large unmet need for pain relief among the parturients. Obstetric analgesia as is currently practiced in developed countries is long overdue in Nigeria...
  15. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes in patients with sickle cell disease in Enugu, Nigeria
    S Ocheni
    Department of Haematology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 16:227-30. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to review the pregnancy outcomes in patients with SCD as seen at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu, South-eastern Nigeria...
  16. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes in patients with sickle cell disease in Enugu, Nigeria
    S Ocheni
    Department of Haematology and Immunology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 16:252-5. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to review the pregnancy outcomes in patients with SCD as seen at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital(UNTH), Enugu, South-eastern Nigeria...
  17. ncbi Decision - delivery interval and perinatal outcome in emergency caesarean sections
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:342-6. 2005
    ..Finally, since prolonged DDI may not be the cause of an adverse perinatal outcome in the majority of cases, litigation on these grounds may be unjustified...
  18. ncbi Pregnancy after heart valve replacement--case report
    N Ezemba
    Departments of Surgery, National Cardiothoracic Centre, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 33:271-4. 2004
    ..Delivery was by an elective caesarian section at 38 weeks gestation. The care of this patient during pregnancy, delivery, and puerperium is the basis of this report...
  19. doi Voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) uptake, nevirapine use and infant feeding options at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 28:276-9. 2008
    ..The main gaps identified by the study were that most of the women delivered vaginally and there were delays in obtaining HIV test results. It remains to be seen how these variables will affect the vertical transmission rate...
  20. ncbi HIV/AIDS awareness and sexual practices among undergraduates in Enugu, Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 11:121-5. 2004
    ..To assess the knowledge of HIV/AIDS among Nigeria undergraduates and to determine how the knowledge has influenced their sexual behaviour...
  21. doi Attitude to sperm donation among medical students in Enugu, South-eastern Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 28:96-9. 2008
    ..Public enlightenment through the mass media and correction of false notions about infertility treatment will go a long way in addressing this problem...
  22. ncbi Cervico-vaginal fistula from induced abortions causing subsequent spontaneous midtrimester abortions in Nigerians: case report
    G C Iloabachie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 9:99-101. 2002
    ..Appropriate contraceptive use and safe abortions using modern methods in cases of contraceptive failure will prevent such horrendous complications of induced abortions in Nigeria and other developing countries...
  23. ncbi Maternal mortality at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, before and after Kenya
    J M Okaro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 5:90-7. 2001
    ..Furthermore, healthcare personnel should be motivated through enhanced salaries and provision of working materials including efficient mobile telephone services...
  24. ncbi The knowledge, attitude and practice of child adoption among infertile Nigerian women
    F O Ezugwu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Parklane Specialist Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:211-6. 2002
    ..In the presence of such factors, especially when the probability of cure of infertility is small, child adoption as a treatment option should be offered early so that willing couples can initiate the processes...
  25. ncbi Pregnancy outcome in HIV-positive women in Enugu, Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:271-4. 2007
    ..Hence for optimal outcomes, prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) programmes must incorporate combination drug treatment for the mother as early in pregnancy as possible...
  26. ncbi Saline sonohysterosalpingographic findings in infertile Nigerian women
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:788-90. 2006
    ..SSG is a useful screening test for assessing endometrial, tubal and ovarian factors in infertile Nigerian women, thereby obviating the need for laparoscopy and hysteroscopy in the majority of cases...
  27. ncbi Maternal mortality in health institutions with emergency obstetric care facilities in Enugu State, Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:569-74. 2005
    ..Most of the referrals come from private hospitals, hence the need to retrain the private practitioners in emergency obstetric care...
  28. ncbi Risk factors associated with congenital malaria in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria
    U H Okafor
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:612-6. 2006
    ..Additionally, congenital malaria should now rank high among the list of differential diagnosis of fever in the newborn in such endemic areas...
  29. ncbi Nigerian women's reproductive aspirations in relation to their knowledge of the obstetric risks associated with grandmultiparity as seen at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 11:110-5. 2004
    ..To determine if Nigerian women's knowledge of the risks of grandmultiparity has any correlation with their reproductive aspirations...
  30. ncbi Outcome of tubal surgeries at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu
    Niger J Clin Pract 9:44-7. 2006
    ..To determine the outcome of tubal surgeries at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital. Enugu, Nigeria over a 15 year period (1990 - 2004)...
  31. ncbi Abnormal Pap smears: a comparison of total abdominal hysterectomy and cone biopsy in management
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:48-51. 2006
    ..For this reason, in the absence of colposcopy as occurs in many parts of the developing world, cone biopsy may be adequate treatment and should be offered first to women with moderately to severely abnormal Pap smears...
  32. ncbi Risk factors for hepatitis B infection during pregnancy in a Nigerian obstetric population
    S N Obi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:770-2. 2006
    ..Universal antenatal screening for HBsAg, health education aimed at reducing risk factors and immunisation of all newborn and those at risk of hepatitis B is advocated...