Phyto-chemical and Gc-ms Analysis of Ficus Capensis Leaf in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State

Phyto-chemical and Gc-ms Analysis of Ficus Capensis Leaf in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State

Plant derived substances have recently become of great interest owing to their versatile applications (Baris et al., 2006). Medicinal plants are rich bio-resources of drugs (Hamman et al., 1999). A number of interesting outcomes have been found with the use of a mixture of natural products or plant extracts to treat diseases (Gibbons, 2003).
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Histopathological Evaluation of Patients With Fibrocystic Breast Disease in Fetha

Histopathological Evaluation of Patients With Fibrocystic Breast Disease in Fetha

Fibrocystic breast disease also called fibrocystic breasts or fibrocystic change is a benign (non-cancerous) condition in which a woman has painful lumps in one or both breasts due to palpable small breast masses or breast cysts. Fibrocystic breast disease is a condition of breast tissue affecting an estimated 30-60% of women and at least 50% of women of child bearing age (Susan, 1990). [Read more…]

Nursing Assessment and Management of pain in Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki.

Nursing Assessment and Management of pain in Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki.

Pain is a universal condition that cuts across different ages, gender and economic status. Although everybody experiences pain, the nature of experience, the psychological context or meaning and response is unique to the individual. [Read more…]

Effects of Ethanol Extract of Ocimium Gratissimum (Scent Leaves)on Liver Indices in Alloxan–induced Diabetes in Albino Rats

Effects of Ethanol Extract of Ocimium Gratissimum (Scent Leaves)on Liver Indices in Alloxan–induced Diabetes in Albino Rats

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disease characterized by a persistent elevation of fasting blood glucose level (FBGL) above 200 mg/dl, due to insufficient, or Diabetes mellitus, a syndrome of disordered metabolism is usually caused by a combinationof hereditary and environmental effects, resulting in abnormally high blood sugar levels (Tierney et al 2002). [Read more…]

Computer Forensics: Towards Creating a Certification Framework

Computer Forensics: Towards Creating a Certification Framework

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER FORENSICS & THEINVESTIGATION PROCESS

At an apartment in a blue collar neighborhood of South-East London, a police officer saw a plethora of luxury automobiles. Because of the neighborhood the police officer thought there might be illegal activity occurring at the apartment. The officer called in his suspicions and later raided the apartment resulting in the arrest of numerous members of the “iPod crew”. From December 2001 to October 2002 the iPod crew stole approximately 70 luxury automobiles (Carter, 2004). [Read more…]

Phytochemical Composition of Mangifera Indica (Mango) Fruit Peel Extract

Phytochemical Composition of Mangifera Indica (Mango) Fruit Peel Extract

Phytochemicals are compounds that act as free radical scavengers to help eliminate the highly charged oxygen molecules that are byproducts of metabolized oxygen (Khalid, 2007), and are believed to offer various health benefits (Van Duyn and Pivonka, 2000; Min et al., 2013). Medicinal plants are of great importance to the health of individual and communities. [Read more…]