Yearly Archives: 2020

State of Chronic Kidney Disease in Ghana as we Celebrate World Kidney Day 2020

  • April 1, 2020
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Dr. Elliot Koranteng Tannor1 Senior Specialist Physician/Nephrologist – Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana World Kidney Day is a day set aside every year to create awareness on the impact of kidney disease globally. This has become necessary as a result of the increasing prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) globally, in Africa and in […]

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CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019(COVID-19)-PREPAREDNESS OF AFRICA

CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019(COVID-19) : PREPAREDNESS OF AFRICA

  • February 14, 2020
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DOI: 10.31191/afrijcmr.v4i1.55  Obed Ofori Nyarko, Yasmine O. I. Hardy, Gilda Opoku and Saabea Owusu Konadu INTRODUCTION In the last quarter of 2019, there were several reported cases of severe lower respiratory tract disease of unknown aetiology in the Wuhan, Hubei province of China. In the first week of 2020, a previously unknown betacoronavirus was isolated […]

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