American Journal of Health Research

Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023

  • A Historical Study of Mental Health Practices in Colonial Asante

    Phinehas Asiamah, Yakubu Naporo

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 31-39
    Received: Feb. 13, 2023
    Accepted: Mar. 07, 2023
    Published: Mar. 20, 2023
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    Abstract: This study examines the historical evolution of mental health practices and policies in Asante, Ghana, with a focus on the impact of colonialism on the field of mental health. The study reveals that traditional Asante society had a holistic approach to mental health, which included both scientific and traditional practices. The traditional Asante p... Show More
  • COVID-19: Associated Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Pathology and Therapies from Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    Md. Aminul Islam Apu, Aar Rafi Mahmud, Md. Rifat Sarker, Dibyendu Halder, Nova Rahman, Md. Shahporan Shuvo, Raihana Akter Nira

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 40-54
    Received: Feb. 28, 2023
    Accepted: Mar. 16, 2023
    Published: Apr. 11, 2023
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    Abstract: More frequently than first believed, kidney involvement after SARS-CoV-2 infection is linked to morbidity and mortality. Similar to the etiology of other types of AKI, the pathophysiology of COVID-19 AKI is most likely complex. Although rates of COVID-19 AKI vary significantly across studies and geographical areas, the information currently availab... Show More
  • Prevalence of Post Intensive Care Syndrome in Adult After Cardiac Surgery

    Jiquan Zhang, Fan Xu, Jinlei Du

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 55-57
    Received: Mar. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 04, 2023
    Published: Apr. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Post-intensive care syndrome is the most common complication in patients discharged from ICU, which seriously affects the life quality of the patients. Adult patients after cardiac surgery, as a special group admitted to the ICU, have many differences Characteristics of other ICU patients, the purpose of this study was to describe the p... Show More
  • Iron Deficiency in Children Can Impair Growth and Contribute to Anemia

    Md. Aminul Islam Apu, Dibyendu Halder, Md. Shahporan Shuvo, Md. Rifat Sarker

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 58-67
    Received: Mar. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 07, 2023
    Published: Apr. 24, 2023
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    Abstract: Iron deficiency Anemia is a kind of anemia that happens when your body doesn't have enough iron. This type of anemia is the most prevalent, and it is currently one of the biggest global public health problems. Globally, it affects both preschoolers and school-age children; it is the primary source of anemia and contributes to physical and neuro-dev... Show More