A B Olokoba

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Publications

  1. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection in nigerians with dyspepsia
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara 240001, Nigeria
    Ghana Med J 47:79-81. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Diverticulosis of the colon: a report of two cases
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 22:62-4. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of endoscopic findings in Nigerians with dyspepsia
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 22:58-61. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Angiodysplasia of the colon: a report of two cases and review of literature
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 15:101-3. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between gallstone disease and gall bladder volume
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:89-93. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical presentation of hepatitis C virus infection in Nigerians with chronic liver disease
    Abdulfatai B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, PMB 1459, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 41:146-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus infection amongst pregnant women in North-eastern Nigeria- a call for action
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 14:10-3. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Indications for oesophagogastroduodenoscopy in Ilorin, Nigeria--a 30 month review
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Kwara State
    Niger J Clin Pract 13:260-3. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal carcinoma--a report of two cases and review of literature
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 19:186-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in Ilorin, Nigeria--a report of 30 cases
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 12:240-4. 2009

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Publications22

  1. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection in nigerians with dyspepsia
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara 240001, Nigeria
    Ghana Med J 47:79-81. 2013
    ..Detection of this organism during endoscopy has become standard clinical practice. We determine the prevalence of H. pylori infection among dyspeptic patients using serology and histology...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diverticulosis of the colon: a report of two cases
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 22:62-4. 2012
    ..It was thought to be rare in this part of the world, but is increasingly diagnosed with the advent of modern imaging techniques and colonoscopy. Two cases of colonic diverticula discovered during colonoscopy were highlighted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of endoscopic findings in Nigerians with dyspepsia
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 22:58-61. 2012
    ..There are differing information on the commonest endoscopic findings in patients with dyspepsia from Nigeria...
  4. doi request reprint Angiodysplasia of the colon: a report of two cases and review of literature
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 15:101-3. 2012
    ..An area of angiodysplasia was seen. No hemorrhoids or mass lesion was seen anywhere in the colon. Angiodysplasia is an uncommon finding in Ilorin. These are the first reported cases of angiodysplasia of the colon from Ilorin, Nigeria...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between gallstone disease and gall bladder volume
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:89-93. 2008
    ..This study is therefore to determine the relationship between the presence of gallstone disease and gall bladder volume...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical presentation of hepatitis C virus infection in Nigerians with chronic liver disease
    Abdulfatai B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, PMB 1459, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 41:146-7. 2011
    ..05). The main risk factors were scarification, traditional surgery and blood transfusion. Ascites, jaundice, pedal swelling, abdominal distension, hepatomegaly, abdominal pain and splenomegaly were the main presentations...
  7. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus infection amongst pregnant women in North-eastern Nigeria- a call for action
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 14:10-3. 2011
    ..We therefore determined the seroprevalence of Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) amongst pregnant women in North Eastern Nigeria...
  8. ncbi request reprint Indications for oesophagogastroduodenoscopy in Ilorin, Nigeria--a 30 month review
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Kwara State
    Niger J Clin Pract 13:260-3. 2010
    ..This study is therefore to review the indications for oesophagogastroduodenoscopy in Ilorin, Nigeria...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal carcinoma--a report of two cases and review of literature
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Nig Q J Hosp Med 19:186-9. 2009
    ..It mostly comprises of squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and oesophagogastric junction. It is a relatively uncommon finding...
  10. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in Ilorin, Nigeria--a report of 30 cases
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 12:240-4. 2009
    ..This study was therefore to review the cases of upper gastrointestinal tract bleed in Ilorin...
  11. doi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal tract endoscopy indications in northern Nigeria
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:327-8. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Smokeless tobacco use in adult Nigerian population
    O O Desalu
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 13:382-7. 2010
    ..The study aim was to establish the prevalence and determinants of smokeless tobacco use in Nigerian adults' population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Histomorphology of Helicobacter pylori-associated chronic gastritis in Ilorin
    K B Badmos
    Department of Pathology, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 39:37-40. 2010
    ..H. pylori was the main aetiological agent responsible for chronic gastritis, commonly found in the antral mucosal biopsies and the majority presented with mild-moderate chronic inflammatory changes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of tobacco smoking among HIV patients in North Eastern Nigeria
    O O Desalu
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 38:103-8. 2009
    ..The prevalence of tobacco smoking among HIV patients in North Eastern Nigeria was high. Therefore, smoking should be discouraged in people living with HIV to reduce their morbidity and mortality...
  15. pmc Diabetic foot care: self reported knowledge and practice among patients attending three tertiary hospital in Nigeria
    O O Desalu
    Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Ilorin, Nigeria
    Ghana Med J 45:60-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the knowledge and practice of foot care among diabetes patients attending three tertiary hospitals in Nigeria...
  16. pmc Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy: A review of current trends
    A B Olokoba
    Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Unit, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Niger Med J 54:1-4. 2013
    ..Some of these antibiotics include Levofloxacin, Doxycycline, Rifaximin, Rifampicin, Furazolidone based therapies. Studies are ongoing to determine the efficacy of Lactoferrin based therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Management and health issues in women with epilepsy - a review
    F K Salawu
    Neurology Unit, Department of Medicine, Federal Medical Centre Yola, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 18:288-94. 2011
    ..the number of available treatment options for epilepsy increases, the optimal goal for the general practitioner is to work as a team with obstetricians and gynaecologists, and neurologists in an effort to ensure the best treatment of WWE..
  18. ncbi request reprint A review of trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias: diagnosis and treatment
    F K Salawu
    Neurology Unit, Department of Medicine, Federal Medical Centre Yola, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 18:17-24. 2009
    ..The primary objectives of this review are to highlight what is known about the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias, looking at clinical headache characteristics, recognised treatments, and interesting new developments in pathogenesis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease: diagnosis and management
    F K Salawu
    Neurology Unit, Department of Medicine, Federal Medical Centre Yola, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 19:126-31. 2010
    ..They are often less appreciated than motor symptoms but are important sources of disability for many PD patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the knowledge and perception of physiotherapy by medical students of the institutions with and without physiotherapy training programme
    O D Odebiyi
    Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Lagos
    Niger Postgrad Med J 18:282-7. 2011
    ..To compare the knowledge and perception of physiotherapy by medical students of two institutions, one (i.e. University of Lagos - UL) with and the other (i.e. Lagos State University - LSU) without physiotherapy training programme...
  21. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori indyspeptic nigerians
    A B Olokoba
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, P M B 1459, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 32:277-80. 2013
    ..Detection of this organism during upper gastrointestinal endoscopy has become standard clinical practice. Data is scanty from North-Eastern Nigeria on the subject...
  22. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids and glucose abnormalities in HIV/AIDS patients on antiretroviral therapies
    A K Salami
    Department of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, PMB 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 28:10-5. 2009
    ..However HAART is associated with some metabolic disorders some of which are now being seen in people living with HIV/ AIDS (PLWHA) accessing care from our centre...