Risk Factors of Prostate Cancer Among Patients Diagnosed at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria: A Case- Control Study

Inichinbia Boniface; Segun Bello; IkeOluwapo O. Ajayi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , August 2022, , Pages 119-125


  Background and aims: Prostate cancer (PCa) is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and its incidence is higher among black folks for reasons yet unclear. Although few risk factors have been linked to the development of PCa among Nigerian men, it remains unclear whether these risk factors ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
Common Concerns of Cancer Patients in the Time of COVID-19 Outbreak: Some Implications for Health Care Professionals

Zohreh Shahhosseini; Fatemeh Hamidi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2021, , Pages 1-2


  Coronaviruses are important human and animal pathogens. In December 2019, a new virus from the coronavirus family, called coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), triggered the outbreak of pneumonia from Wuhan across China. The virus originated in bats and was transmitted to humans through unknown intermediate ...  Read More