PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS

100 Level

1st Semester
Course Code Unit
BIOLOGY FOR AGRICULTURE AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE I BIO 101/103
GENERAL CHEMISTRY I CHM 101
WORKSHOP PRACTICE I ENG 101
ENGINEERING DRAWING ENG 103
USE OF ENGLISH I GST 101
PHYLOSOPHY I GST 103
ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS I MTH 101
GENERAL PHYSICS I PHY 101
2nd Semester
Course Code Unit
BIOLOGY FOR AGRICULTURE AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE I BIO 101/103
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II CHM 102
WORKSHOP PRACTICE II ENG 102
ENGINEERING DRAWING II ENG 104
USE OF ENGLISH II GST 102
SOCIAL SCIENCE I GST 108
SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY IN SOCIETY GST 110
ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS II MTH 102
GENERAL PHYSICS II PHY 102

200 Level

1st Semester
Course Code Unit
COMPUTER AND APPLICATION CST 201
BIO MATERIALS-1 ENG 219
ELECTRICAL / ELECTRONICS 1 ENG 221
NIGERIAN AND AFRICAN PEOPLE'S AND CULTURE GST 201
HUMAN ANATOMY HST 201
GEN BIOCHEMISTRY HST 203
GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY (I) HST 205
STATISTICS MTH 211
INTRODUCTION TO PROSTHESIS TECHNOLOGY POT 201
2nd Semester
Course Code Unit
INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING ENG 220
ENGINEERING MECHANICS ENG 222
BIO MATERIALS-2 ENG 226
HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY HST 202
MEDICAL BIOCHEMISTRY HST 204
MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY HST 206
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONAL HST 208
PSYCHOLOGY FOR HEALTH STUDENTS MGT 206
INTRODUCTION TO ORTHOPAEDIC TECHNOLOGY POT 202
LONG VACATION SIWES SIWES

300 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

400 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

500 Level

1st Semester
2nd Semester

Dr. Agbasi Patrick U

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • Abia State University Uturu Nigeria, PhD Pharmacology and toxicology (2007) .
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka Nigeria (1997-1999), Msc. Pharmacology and Therapeutics (1999).
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka Nigeria (1997-199 PGD Pharmacology and Therapeutics (1998)
  • School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University Of Nigeria(Teaching Hospital). Associate Institute of Medical Laboratory Technology of Nigeria(AIMLT).(1988)

Membership of professional bodies

  • Member Association of Medical Laboratory Scientist of Nigeria
  • Member West African Society for Pharmacologists
  • Member West African Society of Toxicologists
  • Member Society of Biology London

Publications

  • Agbasi P.U., Abanobi O.C., Nweke I.N., Unekwe P.C., Okechi O.O., Amazu L.U., Nseabasi P.L., Ekezie J. (2010). Effect Of Selective Cyclooxygenase -2 Ihibitors On Blood Sugar And Haematological Indices Of Albino Rats: Focus On Nimesulide. J of Health Sciences and Tech. vol. 1. 31-40. (Nigeria)
  • Oze G., Nwosu D., Igiri O., Agbasi P U., Okorie K., Nseabasi P.L., Eke U. (2010). Oxidative Reducing Potency of Commercial Morinda Citrifolia Juice (Noni) Assayed with rats. J of Health Sciences and Tech. vol. 1. 41-46 (Nigeria)
  • Okechi O.O., Okoli, T.I., Nwanjo, H.U., Agbasi P.U., Nweke, I.N., Sahabi, S.M.(2010). Histopathological and Biochemical Effects of Dihydroartemisinin and Piperaquine Antimalaria Combination Therapy on the Liver of Adult Wister Rats. J of Medical Research and Tech. 7 (1). 23- 32. (Nigeria)
  • Agbasi P.U., Unekwe P.C., Nweke I.N., Okechi O.O., Onyiaora I.V., Emerole CO. .(2010). Toxicity Effect of Nimesulide on Kidneys of Young Albino Rats. Research J of Health Sc.1 (1): 17-29 (Nigeria)
  • Agbasi P.U., Nseabasi P.L., Okechi O.O., Chukwu L.C. (2009). Comparative efficacy of Amodiaquine, Chloroquine, Artimisinin and Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine in South Eastern Nigerian Pregnant women. J of Medical Research and Tech. 6 (2) : 18-21. (Nigeria)
  • Agbasi P.U., Unekwe P.C., Nweke I.N., Okechi O.O, Onyiaora I.V., Amazu L.U. (2008). Toxicity effects of nimesulide on albino rats heart and liver. J of Medical Research and Technology. 5 (1): 16-25 (Nigeria)
  • Ilo C.E., Ezejiofor N.A., Agbakoba N., Brown S.A., Agbasi U.P., Orisakwe O.E.(2008) Effect of chloroquine on urinary excretion of ciprofloxacin. American J Therapeutics. 15(5) :19-22 (USA)
  • E.Obi, P.U Agbasi, N.A.Ezejiofor, C.Maduagwuna, O.E Orisakwe. (2006). Safety warning and first aid instructions on Nigerian herbal remedies: Are they adequate? World J of Med. Sciences. 1 (2) :108-111. (PAKISTAN)
  • C.E Ilo, N.A Ilondu, N. Okwoli, S.A brown, J.C Elo-Ilo, Agbasi P.U., O.E Orisakwe.(2005). Effect of Chloroquine on the bioavailability of ciprofloxacin in humans.American J of Therapeutics. 12 (5) :1-5. (USA)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Agbasi P.U., Afone O.J., Orish C.N. Ilondu N.A., Obi E., (2004) Urinary execretion of rifampicin in the presence of ciprofloxin American.J of Therapeutics. 11 (3)171-174. (USA)
  • Orisakwe O.E, Agbasi P.U., Ofoefule S.I, Ilondu N.A, Afonne O.J, Anusiem C.A, Ilo E., Maduka S.O (2004).Effect of Pefloxacin on the Urinary excretion of rifampicin. American J of Therapeutics. 11 (1) :13 -16(USA)
  • Orisakwe O. E., Dora N. Akunyili. Agbasi P.U., Ndidi A. Ezejiofor (2004). Some plasma and saliva pharmacokinetic parameters of rifampicin in the presence of pefloxacin American J. of Therapeutics. II (4); 283-287(USA)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Afone O.J., Ilondu N.A., Obi E., UFearo C.S., Agbasi P.U., Maduka S.O, Orish C.N.(2003) Influence of the pharmacological modification of gastric emptying on the gastrointestinal transit and residence time of activated charcoal. J of the Pakistan Med. Associa. 52 (8 ) : 354 -356 (PAKISTAN)
  • Ofoefule S.I, Obodo C.E, Orisakwe O.E, Ilondu N.A, Afonne O.J, Agbasi P U. (2002). Salivery and Urinary excretion and plasma – saliva concentration ratio of isoniazid (INH) In the presence co-admnistered ciprofloxacin(CP). American J of Therapeutics. 9 (1): 19-18. (USA)
  • Dioka C.E., Orisakwe O. E., Afonne O.J., Agbasi P.U., Akumka D. D. (2002). Investigation into the haematologic and hepatic effects of Rimbacin in rats J. of Health Science Japan. 48 (5): 393 – 398. (JAPAN)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Afone O.J., Dioka C.E., Agbasi P.U., Obi E.,(2002). Testicular toxicity of Rimbacin in rats. Biol. Pharmacological Bulletin Japan. 25 (2): 206-208. (JAPAN).
  • Agbasi P.U., Orisakwe O.E, Obi E, Ofoefule S.I., Ilondu N.A,. Afonne O.J., (2001). Effect of sulphate chathartics on adosorption of rifampicin to activated charcoal. Indian J of Pharmaceutical Science. (July-August): 328-330. (INDIA)
  • Obi E., Emeh J.K, Orisakwe O.E., Afonne O.J., Ilondu N.A., Agbasi P.U. (2001). Investigation of biochemical evidence for the antiulcerogenic activity of Synclisia Scabrida. Indian J. of Pharmacoclogy 32: 381-383. (INDIA)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Ilondu N.D.A., Afonne O.J.,Ofoefule S.I. Orish C.N., Agbasi P.U. (2001). Effect of activated charcoal on Dietylcarbamazine absorption in man. American J. of Therapeutics. 8 (1): 7-9. (USA)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Agbasi P.U., Ilondu N.D.A., Afonne O.J., Ofoefule S.I., Obi E., Orish C.N. (2001). Rifampicin pharmacokinentics with and without ciprofloxacin. American J. of Therapeutics. 8 (3):151-153. (USA)
  • Ofoefule S. I, Obodo C. I., Orisakwe O. E., Ilondu N. A., Afonne O. J., Maduka S. I, Anusien C.A., Agbasi P.U. (2001). Some plasma pharmacokinetic parameters of isonized (INH) in the presence of a fluorquinolone antibacterials agent. American J. of Therapeutics 8 (4): 234 – 246. (USA)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Oluboye A., Ofoefule S.I., Obi E., Ilondu N.A., Agbasi P.U., Chiroma D,H. (2001). Adsorption studies of artisunate poisoning. J of Health Science Japan. 47 (5): 1- 4. (JAPAN)
  • Orisakwe O.E., Agbasi P.U., Afone O.J., Ilondu N.A., Ofoefule S.I.,Obi E., (2001). Adsorptive capacity of activated charcoal for rifampicin with and without sodium chloride and sodium citrate. Biological Pharmaceutical. Bulleting Japan. 24(6): 724- 726. (JAPAN)
  • Akah P.A., Oze. G, Agbasi P.U, Ezike A., and Jibrum B. (2005) Experimental pharmacology (with practical work book).Uchon associate publishers limited Owerri Nigeria.
  • Agbasi P.U. Orish O.E., Abanobi O.C., Okechi O.O., Reproductive Implication of Chronic Administration of Nimesulide on Growing Male Albino Rats. J of Basic Clin. Physiology and Pharmacology.(USA)
  • Assessment of Possible Toxicological Effect of Chronic Admnistration of Nimesulide on Fasting Blood Glucose of Albino Rtas. Agbasi P.U and Okechi O.O.(2010). 3rd International Neuroscience Congress of The Institute of Neuroscience and Biomedical Research (INBR) 24th-30th July .Abuja Nigeria
  • Nephrotoxicity effects of Nimesulide on rat Testis. Agbasi P.U., Unekwe PC, Nweke IN., Okechi OO (2009) Africa Education initiative international scientific conference 22th-25th June 2009 National Vertinary institute Vom Plateau State Nigeria
  • Toxicological implication of Nimesulide and Rifampicin coadministration on Rat Kidney. Unekwe PC, Nweke IN., Agbasi P.U., Okechi OO (2007). Africa Education initiative international scientific conference 11th-14th June 2007 Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka Nigeria.
  • Heavy metal content of some Nigeria Herbal supplements and Testicular Toxicity in Abino rats Obi E, Afonne OJ., Ekpo BO., Okechi OO., Agbasi P.U., Orisakwe OE. (2006)African toxicological science conference 2006 ‘Risk Assessment and Quality Assurance Training workshop’. Limbe Cameroon.
  • Implication of chloroquine co-administration on plasma pharmacokinetic parameters of ciprofloxacin. Agbasi P.U., Ilo CE., Okechi OO. (2004). Anatomical society of eastern Nigeria ,Owerri Nigeria.
  • Histological pathology of rinbbacin on rat liver. Afonne OJ., Agbasi P.U., Obi E, Orisakwe OE. 24th Annual scientific conference and general meeting of Association of Medical laboratory Scientists of Nigeria. Abuja (2002).
  • Reviewer : International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Working Experience

  • Pioneer head of Department of Pharmacology, Imo State University Owerri Nigeria (2003-2005).
  • Current head of department of Prosthesis and Orthopaedic Technology Federal University of Technology Owerri (2011)

Dr. Onochie Udemezue Okwudilichukwu

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • PhD. Human Anatomy (ABSU) 2006
  • M.Sc. Human Anatomy (ABSU) 2001
  • M.B: B.S; (BENIN) 1985

Publications

  • Udemezue, O.O.: Akpuaka, FC; Anibeze, CIP; Mgbor, S.O; 2002: Body Habitus and Abdominal Aortic Sizes Among South-East Nigeria J.E.C.A. Vol. 122-25.
  • Asomugha, A.L; Asomugha, R.N: Ukoha; Udemezue, O.O; Anazodo, C.C; Anyabolu, AE; Chukwujekwi I.E. I.E. 2002: Effects of tropical Application of Zinc Oxide on early phase of wound healing. J. Exp & Clin Anat Vol. 1.6-10..
  • Udemezue, O.O: Anibeze,CIP; Mgbor, SO; Akpuaka, F.C.; 2002. Relationship Between Body Habitus and Abdominal Arotic Size Among South-East Nigeria. J. Exp & Clin Anat. Vol. 1.2. 12-17.
  • Udemezue: S.C. Meludu; 2003; Effects of Halofantrine on testicular Architecture and Testorone level in guinea pigs; European Bulletin of Drug Research Vol. III No. 4.
  • O.E. Orisakwe; D.C. Hussani; V.N. Orish; E. Obi; O.O. Udemezue 2003; Nephrotoxic effects of Hibiscus Sabdriffa Calyx in rats. European Bulletin of Drug Reasearch Vol. II No.4.
  • Udemezue, O.O.: 2004. Drug and Self-Meditation. The new Dawn – Vol. I No. 1, pg. 38-39.
  • Yah, S.C.; Enabuele, O. Eghafona, N.O.; Udemezue, O.O: 2004. Prevalence in burn wounds at the University of BeninCity Nigeria. J. Exp & Clin Anat. Vol. 3 No. 1.
  • D.C. Husani, O.E. Orisakwe; D.N. Akunyili, A.A. Njan, D.D. Akunmka, O.O. Udemezue 2004; Subchronic Adiminstration of Nigeria Species of Aqueous Extract of Hibiscus Sabdariffa Calyx in Rats did not produce Cardio toxicity.European Bulletin of Drug Research Vol. 12 No. 5-11.
  • O.E. Orisakwe, A.A. Njan, O.J. Afonne; D.D. Akumka, V.N. Orish; O.O.Udemezue, 2004; Investigation into Nephotoxity of Nigeria Bonny light crude oil in Albino Rats. Int. J.Environ. Public Health. 2.
  • Yah, S.C; Yusuf, E.O.; Udemezue, O.O. 2005. Prevalence of Malaria Parasite in Pregnant Woman in Ihiala, Anambra State, Nigeria. J. Biomed Sc. Africa. Vol. 3.1. 36-39.
  • C.V. Ezeuko; A.U. AL Igwe Kwe, O.O. Udemezue; C.O. Ejimofor, 2007 Orbit Dimensions and Bonny Interorbital Distance in South-East Nigerian: A Radiologic Study. J.E.C.A. Vol. 6 No.1 & 2.
  • O.G. Chukwuanukwu; O.O. Udemezue, et al 2010: The common Brachiocephalic Trunk in Cadaveric Studies. J.E.C.A. Volg Nos 1 & 2: 41-43.
  • Anyanwu G.E; Udemezue O.O; Obikili E.N: 2011. Dark ages of Sourcing Cadavers in Developing Countries: The Nigerian Survey: Clinical Anatomy Newyork.
  • Ukoha U; Egwu O.A; Okafor I.J; Ogugua P.C; Udemezue O.O; Olisah R; Anyabolu A.E: 2011. Incidence of Congenital Talipes Equinovarus among Children in Southeast Nigeria: International Journal of Biological & Medical Research.
  • Ukoha U; Egwu O.A; Okafor I.J; Ogugua P.C; Onwudinjo O; Udemezue O.O: 2011. Orbital Dimensions of Adult Male Nigerians: A direct Measurement Study using Dry skulls: International Journal of Biological & Medical Research.
  • Ejele, A.O. Asomugha, A.L.: Fawehinmi, H.B: Udemezue, O.O: Ukoha: Some Morphometric Changes associated with Sickle Cell Anemia in Niger Delta Region of Nigeria. 2nd Scientific Conference of the Anatomical Society of Eastern Nigeria (ASEN), held at Ebonyi State University Abakiliki.
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Ukoha, U; Anabolu, A.E.; Asomugha, A.L. 2003: Incidence of Proteinuria among Medical Students of Nnamdi Azikiwe University: 3rd Scientific Conference of Anatomical Society of Eastern Nigerian (ASEN) held at University of Port Harcourt Nigeria..
  • Ukoha, U: Anyabolu, A.E.; Udemezue, O.O.;Chukwujechu, I.E. Asomugha, A.L. Pattern of Boys Mass Index (BMI) Amongst Medical Student of N.A.U. 3rd Scientific Conference of ASSEN held at University of Port Harcourt Nigeria.
  • Anyabolu, A.E.; Ukoha, U. Udemezue, O.O.; Anyaanwu, C.; Asomugha, A.L. 2003; Peak Flow Rate measurement amongst medical students of N. A.U. Nnewi 3rd Scientific Conference of ASSEN held at Uni Port Nigeria.
  • Asomugha, A.L.; Asomugha, R.N.; Anyabolu, A.E.; Ukoha, U; Udemezue, O.O.; Toxic Effects of Artesunate on Guinea Pigs Lungs; 3rd Scientific Conference held at Uni Port Nigeria.
  • Udemezue, O.O. ; Asomugha, A.L., Anyanwu, G.C. 2006 Sex Dimorphism in Abdominal Aortic Diameter of South Eastern Nigeria. 4th Scientific Conference ASEN (Abraka 2006)
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Cellular Basis of Tissue: PG School and the College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2000..
  • Udemezue, O.O. ; Anatomical Research Techniques: PG School and College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2000.
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Developmental Anatomy of the Central Nervous System PG School and the College of med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2000.
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Anatomical Museum: PG School and the College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2001
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Abdominal Aortic in Adult Nigeria of the South East Zone, an Ultrasonographic Study, PG School and the College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2001.
  • Udemezue, O.O.; Congenital Malformations of the hand and Feet: PG School and the College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2004
  • Udemezue, O.O.; The Role of Fetal Anthropometrics Parameters in determination of fetal Age among Nigerians of the South East Zone: An Ultrasound Study: PG School and the College of Med. And Health Sciences ABSU 2005.
  • Egwu OA, Ugwu AC, Eteudo AN, Ewunonu EO, Njoku CO. perceptions of Medical Students Undergoing cadaveric training: A sociocognitive perspective (2008). Internet journal of Medical update. Mauritius; 3(2):8-12.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC(2008). Basic assumptions in statistical analysis in Basic medical sciences. Int J Biol & Chem Scs (Cameroon); 2(3):373-38H8.
  • Imo AO, Ugwu AC, Okoye IJ. Sonographic evaluation of cervical length changes during normal pregnancy. Internet J Med Update. Mauritius; 4(1): 19-24.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC(2008). Bayes theorem: A paradigm research tool in biomedical sciences. (Kenya), 7(25):4807-4818.
  • Eze J, Ugwu AC, Nzotta C(2009). Sonographic quantitation of ovarian volume in a Nigerian Population. Internet J Med Update Mauritius; 4(1):15-18.
  • Ohagwu CC, Ugwu AC, Idigo FU(2009). Uterine roundness index: Model formulation and nomogram.Internet J Med Update, Mauritius; 4(1): 25-28.
  • Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC, Anakwue AC, Erondu OF (2008). Parasitosonography: Appearances of Ascaris lumbricoides, Colon taeniasis, Cysticercus cellulosae, Schistosoma haematobium, Dracunculus medinesis and Echinococcus granulosus infestations. Afric J Biotech (Kenya), 7(25):4732-4736
  • Ugwu AC, Erondu OF (2008). A review of the roles of clinical ultrasound technology in blunt abdominal trauma. Afric J Biotech (Kenya), 7(25):4976-4978.
  • Ugwu AC, Ogbonna CO, Imo AO (2010) A wandering spleen: A common presentation of an uncommon anomaly . South Afr Fam Pract
  • Ugwu AC, Osungbade OE, Erondu OF(2009). Maternal perspectives of prenatal sonogram in a north-eastern population of Nigeria. Libyan J. med 4(4).
  • Ugwu AC,Shem LS, Erondu OF(2009). Patients’ perception of care during special radiological procedures. Prim Health Care $ Fam Med (South Africa) 1:38
  • 40. Ugwu AC, Erondu OF (2009). A Pilot Algorithm for Grading Gallbladder Diseases. J Clin Med & Res (kenya) 1(1).
  • Ugwu AC, Ewunonu EO, Nwobi IC, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN (2007). Sonographic assessment of foetal cephalic index in a Nigerian population: A novel paradigm. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography 23(2): 67-71. (USA).
  • Ugwu AC, Ovuoba KN, Udo B, Nwobi IC, Egwu OA (2007) Sonographic assessment of gallbladder motility in Ibo population of Nigeria: A feasibility study. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography 23(1): 4-10 (USA).
  • Ugwu AC, Imo AO, Ikamaise VC (2009). Effects of Radiation: The paradigm shifts, Adaptive response and Bystander models. Ibnosina Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, North America; 1(2):10.
  • Ugwu AC, Ahamefule KN, Egwu AO, Otu E, Okonkwo CA, Okafor LC (2007) Patients satisfaction ratings with obstetric ultrasonography. Radiologic Technology (USA); 79 (2): 113-118.
  • Ugwu AC, Udo B Njoku CO, Eteudo AN (2008). The role of sonographers in the management of diabetes: A proposed framework. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography (USA) 24:84-87.
  • Ugwu AC (2008). Evaluation of body surface area as a determinant of cholecystodynamics due to orally administered standardized milk. J Diag med sonography (USA). 24:4-8.
  • Ochie K, Ugwu AC(2009). Access to obstetric ultrasonography in some rural settings in Nigeria: Results of a sample survey. European J Scientific Research, 36(2).
  • Ugwu AC, Idigo FU, Anakwue AC, Nwogu UB, Egwu OA(2008). Patient satisfaction rating of obstetric sonography: A validation study. Afr J Midwifery and Women’s Health (UK); 2(3):127-129.
  • Ugwu AC, Jan D(2008) Obstetric sonography as an entertainment. Afr J Midwifery and women’s health (British J Nurs, African Edition), 2(2): 109.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC (2009) Randomised controlled trial: The most powerful tool in modern clinical research. Afr J Midwifery and women’s health 3(2):91-93. (British J Nurs, African Edition).
  • Ugwu AC, Erondu OF, Imo AO. Transvaginal sonography acceptance: A cognitive behaviou ral perspective Afr J Midwifery and women’s health 3(3)117-121. (British J Nurs, African Edition).
  • Nwobi IC, Ugwu AC, Abubakar A, Zainab M (2009). The Pattern of Obstetric sonography request and findings in University of Maiduguri teaching Hospital, Nigeria. European J Scientific Research, 36
  • Anakwue AC, Anakwue RC, Ugwu AC, Nwogu UB, Idigo FU, Agwu KK (2009). Sonographic Evaluation of portal vein Diameter in Nigerians. European J Scientific Research, 36(1):114-117.
  • Ugwu AC (2006). Cholecystodynamics: A new regression formula. Pak J Med Res, 45 (1): 17-21(Pakistan).
  • Udo BE, Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC, Ulu OU (2009). Plantar apponeurosis thickness among Nigerians. World Applied Scs J (Pakistan)
  • Ohagwu CC, Abu PO, Ezeokeke UO, Ugwu AC(2008). Relationship between placental thickness and growth parameters in normal Nigerian fetuses. World Applied Scs J (Pakistan) . 4(6) 864-868.
  • Ugwu AC, Nwobi CO, Eteudo AN, Ovuoba KN(2008). Mathematical correction of normocephalic foetal skull prior to dating using Biparietal Diameter. OJHAS (India) ,7(2):5.
  • Ugwu AC, Ahamefule KN, Nwobi IC (2008). Radiographers’ experiences of stress and methods of coping: a content analytic phenomenologic study. The Radiographer 55(1):25-29. Australia.
  • Ugwu AC, Udo BE, Ifenatuorah JM. An X-ray of evidence based medical imaging in South-east Nigeria. European journal of Radiography. 2010
  • Ugwu AC, Ukwueze AC, Erondu OF, Nwokorie E. Affective and cognitive learning outcome of radiography students in a Nigerian University. South African Radiographer, 2010
  • Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC Foetal anomaly scans: Need and needs. Presented at the 39th annual conference and scientific workshop of the association of radiographers of Nigeria held in Enugu 22nd – 25th November 2006.
  • Ugwu AC. Health Sector reform: A Platform for equity and scientific trade unionism. Presented during a strategic retreat on health sector reform, organized by the reform implementation committee (RIC) of Federal Medical Centre, Abakaliki on the 28th of July, 2006.
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN, Ochie K, Ewunonu EO, Njoku C. Gallbladder spherical index: Nomogram, model formulation and clinical application. Conference. Of Anatomical Society of Nigeria in Nnewi; 23rd –25th November, 2006.
  • Ugwu AC. Radiation protection of the unborn. A clinical conference paper presented at Federal Medical Centre, Ebonyi State on the 1st of July, 2007. Moderator: Dr. Agama Egwu.

Responsibilities

  • Chapter President FGBMFI, Nnewi GRA Chapter 1988-2002
  • Leader/Coordinator, Intercessors for Nigerian, Nnewi 2000-2003
  • Membership Committee Chairman, Royal Palace Chapter, FGBMFI 2002-2004.
  • Exco Member, Nnewi Christian Union 1998-2005
  • Ass. Pub Secretary, Nigerian Medical Association, Nnewi 1995-1997
  • Council Member ASSEN 2005-
  • Review Editor:Journal of Clinical & Experimental Anatomy (JECA) 2006-

Working Experience

  • General Medical Practice 1987-1998
  • Research/Studentship (ABSU) 1998-2001
  • Senior Lecturer in Anatomy Madonna University Okija (MAU) 2002-2007
  • Senior Lecturer in Anatomy F. M. S. University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, 2007-March-Oct
  • Senior Lecturer in Anatomy Nnamdi AzikiwE University (NAU) Nnewi 2007-
  • Head Dept of Anatomy Madonna University 2002-2007
  • University Senator Madonna University 2002-2007
  • University Senator NAU 2008-
  • Faculty Examination Officer NAU 2004-2005
  • Subdean (Preclinicals) Medicine NAU 2005-2007
  • Acting Dean Medicine (Okija Campus) 2006-2007
  • Sub Dean Faculty of Basic Medical Science Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nnewi 2008-
  • Co-ordinator of Anatomical Programmes for F.H.S. & T Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nnewi 2008 –
  • External Examiner in Anatomy 1st Professional Examination (2nd MBBS) Igbinedion University, Okada 2006 -
  • External Examiner in Anatomy 1st Professional Examination (2nd MBBS) Abia State University, Uturu 2009 –
  • External Examiner in Anatomy 1st Professional Examination (2nd MBBS) University of Calabar 2009 –

Dr. Akosile Christopher Olusanjo

Lecturer I

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • B.Sc (Physiotherapy), 1997 University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria 1991-1997
  • M.Ed (Exercise Physiology), 2001 University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. 2000-2001
  • Ph.D (Exercise Physiology), 2008 University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. 2001-2008

Publications

  • Akosile CO, Fabunmi AA, Umunnah JO & Okoye CDA. Relationships between fall indices and physical function of stroke survivors in Nigeria. 2011. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation. Vo. 18 (9). 487-492
  • Akosile CO & Fabunmi AA. Pathophysiology, functional implication and management of spasticity in stroke- a review. African Journal of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Sciences.2011.Vol 3. No 1. 6-12DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajprs.v3i1.25
  • Umunnah, J.O., Emeana, F.I., Nwankwo, M.J., Akosile, C.O., Maruf, F.A. Comparison of pressure perception of static and dynamic two-point discrimination in apparently healthy individuals. Tropical Journal of Medical Research. Vol 15 (1). 24-27
  • Akosile CO, Okoye EC, Nwankwo MJ, Akosile CS & Mbada CE. Quality of life and its correlates in caregivers of stroke survivors from a Nigerian population. Quality of Life Research. 2011. DOI 10.1007/s11136-011-9876-9
  • Akosile CO, Maruf FA, Nwankwo MJ, Umunnah JO & Johnson OE. Prevalence of selected fall variables and relationship among them in a Nigerian stroke population. 2010. Tropical Journal of Medical Research. Vol 14 (2). 71-73
  • Akosile CO, Igbanugo VC & Adegoke BOA. The responsiveness of the Emory Functional Ambulation Profile in rehabilitation of ambulant stroke survivors. Nigerian Journal of Medical Rehabilitation. 2010. Vol 15 (1&2). 33-37
  • Akosile CO, Okoye EC & Odunowo OK. Carers’ burden in stroke and some associated factors in a South-Eastern-Nigeria population. African Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2009. Vol. 28 No 2
  • Johnson OE, Mbada CE, Akosile CO & Agbeja OA. Isometric endurance of the back extensors in school-aged adolescents with and without low back pain. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. 2009. 22. 205-211. DOI 10.3233/BMR-2009-0
  • Odunowo OK, Mbada CE & Akosile CO. Effect of rolling exercise on cardiopulmonary parameters of apparently healthy subjects. Journal of Physical Education and Research. 2009. Vol XIII No II. 1962-1967
  • Akosile CO, Fabunmi AA & Abduhameed AA. Angular and test mode specificities of isometric and isotonic strength training. Journal of the International Council of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (African Region).2009 Vol 3. 33-41
  • Fabunmi AA Akaraiwe CA & Akosile CO. Hamstring flexibility relationship between straight leg-raise and backsaver sit and reach tests. Conference Proceedings of the 4th International Council of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (African Region), Gaborone, Botswana. 2008. 187-194.
  • Odetunde MO, Akosile CO, Akinpelu AO, Jaiyesimi AO, Johnson OE & Iyaniwura AD. Impact of selected sociodemograhic variables on the quality of life of individuals with spinal cord injury. Journal of the International Council of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (African Region) 2007. Vol 2. No 2: 43-47
  • Akosile CO, Nwankwo EI, Johnson OE & Raji FS. Comparative effects of different McKenzie exercise-inclusive protocols on the spinal flexibility of low backpain patients. Journal of the International Council of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (African Region) 2006. Vol 1. No 2: 14-18

Dr. Nwadinigwe Uwatoronye Cajetan

Lecturer I

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • St. Mary’s primary school Assah- Ubirielem
  • Ihitenansa secondary school
  • St. Theresa’s College Nsukka
  • National Orthopaedic Hospital Enugu.
  • The university of Hongkong
  • University of Cologne, Germany.

Honours

  • Champion, Nsukka zonal Science Quiz competition
  • University of Nigeria foundation bursary award
  • Panshin LGA Award for Excellence in Community Service
  • Plateau State Merit Award for Excellence Community Service.
  • ARD NOHE Awards for Dedication to Training Resident Doctors
  • Enugu Rotary Club award for excellence in community service

Membership of professional bodies

  • Member, Nigerian Medical Association.
  • Member, Nigeria Orthopedic Association.
  • Member, Medical and Dental Consultant Association of Nigeria.
  • Member, SICOT.
  • Member AOspine
  • Fellow, West African College of Surgeons

Publications

  • Nwadinigwe CU, Akwuba A. Limb amputations in children: Major risk factors in our environment. Nigerian journal of Orthopedics and Trauma, 2002: vol.1 No. 2 pp112-11.
  • Nwadinigwe CU Talectomy for recurrent and resistant talipes equinovarus deformity. Nigerian journal of Orthopedics and Trauma, 2003: vol.2 No. 2 pp 94-96.
  • Nwadinigwe CU etal.Soft tissue cover for open tibial fractures in Enugu, Nigeria. Nigerian journal of Orthopedics and Trauma, 2003: vol.2 No. 2 pp 90-93.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Iloabuchi TOC, Nwabude C.Spinal cord injuries: A study of 104 cases, Nigerian Journal of Medicine 2004: vol.13 No2 pp161-165.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Ihezie CO Paradigm shift in management of distal radial fractures. Nigerian journal of Orthopaedics and Trauma, 2004, vol.3 No.2 pp100-118.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Onyemaechi NOC. Lethal injuries and time to death in injured hospitalized patients. Orient Journal of Medicine.2005, vol.17 No 1&2 pp 28-33.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Muoloukwu U.Unwholesome Trauma care. Nigerian Journal of Medicine, 2005: vol.14 No.2 pp 218-220.
  • Onyire B, Obi SN, Nwadinigwe CU Gangrene of extremities following umbilical catheterization .Orient Journal of Medicine.2005, vol.17 No 1&2 pp 15-17.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Iyidiobi EC, Ihezie CO. Fractures in children. Nigerian Journal of Medicine 2006, vol.15 No.1 pp81-84.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Echem RE.Clinical photographic quiz: Nigerian Journal of medicine. 2004:vol.13 No.1 pp71-73 &77-79.
  • Onumaegbu OO, Olaitan PB, Ongbabo SE,Onah II, Nwadinigwe CU, Ogbonnaya IS, Achebe JU. Adipofacial flap coverage of lower leg bony defects. Nigerian Journal of Plastic Surgery.2006;2(1):17-22.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Ihezie CO, Aaron FE, Ogugua PC. Operative management of talipes equinovarus deformity: Experience and reason. Orient journal of Medicine.2006; 18(1&2):24-29.
  • Opara K, Chukwuanukwu T, Nwadinigwe CU, Ogbonnaya IS. Pattern of severe electrical injuries in a Nigerian Regional Burn Centre. Nigerian journal of clinical practice 2006 vol.9(2): 124-127
  • Imo AO, Nwadinigwe CU. Ultrasonography in orthopedic practice- a review. Nigerian journal of Orthopedics and Trauma. 2006 vol.5(2):21-25
  • Obi SN, Nwadinigwe CU. Fall from palm tree by pregnant woman. J.Obstet Gynaecol India Vol.57. No.2: March/April 2007 p.167-168.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Anyaehie UE. Effect of cyclooxygenase inhibitors in bone and cartilage metabolism: a review. Nigerian journal of medicine 2007 Vol.16 (4) 290-294
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Ugoezue A. Management of open spinal injuries in non spinal centre. Nigerian journal of medicine, 2008, vol.17(2): p205-209
  • NwadinigweCU, Anyaehie UE. Iatrogenic pyogenic spondylodiscitis: a case report and review of literature. Nigerian journal of medicine, 2011, vol.20 (1): p169-171.
  • Nwadinigwe CU, Amaefule K, Ezike HA. Anaesthetic requirement in spinal cord injured patients undergoing operation below the level of cord injury. Nigerian journal of medicine 2011 vol.20(2): p220-3

Working Experience

  • Physical assessment in orthopedics
  • Introduction to prosthetics and orthopedic Technology 1
  • Introduction to prosthetics and orthopedic Technology 2
  • Orthopedic equipment and facility design
  • Basic orthopedics 1
  • Research projects in POT
  • Clinic posting and practice

Dr. Ugwu Anthony Chukwuka

Lecturer I

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • University of Nigeria (PH D)2008-Date
  • University of Nigeria (M.SC), 2007
  • Bachelor of Science Degree. (B.SC)

 

Membership of professional bodies

Association of Radiographers of Nigeria

 

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.

Publications

  • Ugwu AC (2005). Transvaginal sonography: A practical Approach. J Biomed. Afric 3 (2): 51-52.
  • Ugwu AC. Ogbonna C, Omebe J(2007). An inflamed bowel loop mistaken for appendicitis in a 32 year- Old- man. Nig J of Med Imaging and Radiation sciences,1(1): 45-47.
  • Egwu OA, Ewunonu EO, Eteudo AN, Ovuoba KN, Akpa AOC, Ugwu AC, (2006). Prevalence of Neck, Upper Back and Chest Musculoskeletal symptoms among medical students. J Expt Clin Anat ,5(1):41-43.
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN (2006). Penile Ultrasonography: Anatomy and scanning protocols. J Expt Clin Anat .5(1): 36-40.
  • Ezeokpo BC, Ugwu AC.(2007). Case report: Symptomatic left Nephrolithiasis with latent cholelithiasis. Journal of medical and pharmaceutical sciences 2(4):74-76.
  • Ewunonu EO, Ekanem IB, Egwu OA Eteudo AN, Ugwu AC, Akpa AOC, Obikili EN. (2006) The facial index of Nigerian Igbos. J. Biomed Afric 4 (10):33-36..
  • Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC, Eze C, Ochie K. Gallbladder roundness index and contractility: sonographic assessment and correlation analysis. Journal of environmental and life sciences 8 (1 & 2): 467-470.
  • Ugwu AC, Idigo FU, Okeji MC. Oral history: A tool for the development of radiography programme in Nigeria. Nig J med Imaging and radiation therapy 1(1):11-13.
  • Egwu AO, Anibueze CIP, Ovuoba KN, Ugwu AC, Eteudo AN, Akpa AOC. (2006). Scapula morphometry of adult Nigerians in southeast. J Expt Clin Anat 5(2):61-63.
  • Ugwu AC, Njoku CO,Eteudo AN (2007). Grades of gallbladder diseases:A feasibility model. Nig J Phys Scs.22 (1-2):105-108.
  • Ugwu AC, Ewunonu EO, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN, Njoku CO, Ochie K (2007) Determining a sonographic nomogram for gallbladder spherical index using a proposed model formula. Nig J Health and Biomed Scs. 6 (2): 82-84.
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu AO, Nwobi IC. Njoku CO (2007). Gallbladder roundness index: normal values and clinical application in ultrasonography. J Biomed Afric 5 (1): 55-58.
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu OA, Ochie K, Ewunonu EO, Ovuoba KN, Njoku CO (2007). Incidence of occupational Stress among Medical Radiographers: A Population based zonal survey Nig J Phys Scs.22 (1-2): 123-127.
  • Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC, Nwobi IC, Onyekelu CO, Ugwuanyi DC, Okpaleke MS, Audu MM. Correlations between relative and absolute preprandial gallbladder lengths with gallbladder motility indices: A Pilot based cohort study. Nig J Health and Biomed Scs; 6 (2): 73-77.
  • Ugwu AC, Ovuoba KN, Ewunonu EO(2009).Lateral invertorgam and plain lateral x-ray in imperforate anus: A comparative case presentation. J. Biomed Afric.
  • Njoku CO, Oladipo GS, Egwu OA, Ugwu AC. (2007) Teratogenic effects of metamizole sodium (Novalgin) on the foetus of wistar rats. J. Biomed Afric 5 (1): 39-43.
  • Egwu OA, Ewunonu EO, Eteudo AN, Akpa AOC, Ovuoba KN, Ugwu AC, Anibueze CIP, Njoku CO (2006), Surface area of glenoid cavity and coracoacromial distance of scapulae of adult Nigerians. J Biomed Afric 4 (2): 24-26.
  • Agwu KK, Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC, (2007) Sonographic Measurement of normal gallbladder sizes in an adult Nigerian population. J expt & Clin anat 6 (1 & 2): 21-25.
  • Ohagwu CC, Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC, Egwuanumku K(2008). Correlations between total prostate volume and anthropometric variables in normal subjects. Global Journal of pure and applied sciences,14(2):213-215.
  • Ohagwu CC, Ugwu AC, Oga MO, Egwuanumku KI, Udo BE.(2008). Acute effect of alcohol on postprandial gallbladder motility: A placebo- controlled crossover study. Nig J Health & Biomed Scs .7(2): 56-60.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC. (2008). Review of the statistical techniques in medical sciences. Bioresearch, 6(1): 311-316.
  • Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC (2008). The effect of moderate alcohol intake on gallbladder motility: A milk ultrasonographic study . Libyan J Med. 3(3):167-169.
  • Ugwu AC(2007). Body surface area as a surrogate measure of gallbladder volume and indices: A predictive equation in humans. Sudan J Med Scs 2(2):101-104.
  • Okwor CA, Ugwu AC, Eze J (2008). Linear regression models for quantitative assessment of left ventricular function and structure using M-mode echocardiography African J Biotech; 7(13):2112-2115. (Kenya)..
  • Ugwu AC, Okwor AC, Agbo JA (2008). Evaluation of left ventricular structures in nomotensive and hypertensive subjects by two-dimensional echocardiography: Anthropometric correlates in hypertension. Internet J med update (Mauritius);3(2):3-7.
  • Ugwu AC , Imo AO, Erondu OF. Impact of demographic and psychosocial factors on hysterosalpingography pain and discomfort. Afr J Prim Health Care & Fam Med (South Africa), 1:40
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu OA, Nwobi IC, Oluwara NF(2009). Occupational stress among radiographers: The impact of sonography responsibility . Internet J Med Update Mauritius; 4(1):3-6.
  • Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN, Njoku CO, Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC, Eteudo AN, Ewunonu EO(2008). Normal Values of inner and outer intercanthal distances in a student population in southeast Nigeria. Int J Biol & Chem Scs (Cameroon) ,2(3):355-358.
  • Egwu OA, Ugwu AC, Eteudo AN, Ewunonu EO, Njoku CO. perceptions of Medical Students Undergoing cadaveric training: A sociocognitive perspective (2008). Internet journal of Medical update. Mauritius; 3(2):8-12.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC(2008). Basic assumptions in statistical analysis in Basic medical sciences. Int J Biol & Chem Scs (Cameroon); 2(3):373-38H8.
  • Imo AO, Ugwu AC, Okoye IJ. Sonographic evaluation of cervical length changes during normal pregnancy. Internet J Med Update. Mauritius; 4(1): 19-24.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC(2008). Bayes theorem: A paradigm research tool in biomedical sciences. (Kenya), 7(25):4807-4818.
  • Eze J, Ugwu AC, Nzotta C(2009). Sonographic quantitation of ovarian volume in a Nigerian Population. Internet J Med Update Mauritius; 4(1):15-18.
  • Ohagwu CC, Ugwu AC, Idigo FU(2009). Uterine roundness index: Model formulation and nomogram.Internet J Med Update, Mauritius; 4(1): 25-28.
  • Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC, Anakwue AC, Erondu OF (2008). Parasitosonography: Appearances of Ascaris lumbricoides, Colon taeniasis, Cysticercus cellulosae, Schistosoma haematobium, Dracunculus medinesis and Echinococcus granulosus infestations. Afric J Biotech (Kenya), 7(25):4732-4736
  • Ugwu AC, Erondu OF (2008). A review of the roles of clinical ultrasound technology in blunt abdominal trauma. Afric J Biotech (Kenya), 7(25):4976-4978.
  • Ugwu AC, Ogbonna CO, Imo AO (2010) A wandering spleen: A common presentation of an uncommon anomaly . South Afr Fam Pract
  • Ugwu AC, Osungbade OE, Erondu OF(2009). Maternal perspectives of prenatal sonogram in a north-eastern population of Nigeria. Libyan J. med 4(4).
  • Ugwu AC,Shem LS, Erondu OF(2009). Patients’ perception of care during special radiological procedures. Prim Health Care $ Fam Med (South Africa) 1:38
  • 40. Ugwu AC, Erondu OF (2009). A Pilot Algorithm for Grading Gallbladder Diseases. J Clin Med & Res (kenya) 1(1).
  • Ugwu AC, Ewunonu EO, Nwobi IC, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN (2007). Sonographic assessment of foetal cephalic index in a Nigerian population: A novel paradigm. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography 23(2): 67-71. (USA).
  • Ugwu AC, Ovuoba KN, Udo B, Nwobi IC, Egwu OA (2007) Sonographic assessment of gallbladder motility in Ibo population of Nigeria: A feasibility study. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography 23(1): 4-10 (USA).
  • Ugwu AC, Imo AO, Ikamaise VC (2009). Effects of Radiation: The paradigm shifts, Adaptive response and Bystander models. Ibnosina Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, North America; 1(2):10.
  • Ugwu AC, Ahamefule KN, Egwu AO, Otu E, Okonkwo CA, Okafor LC (2007) Patients satisfaction ratings with obstetric ultrasonography. Radiologic Technology (USA); 79 (2): 113-118.
  • Ugwu AC, Udo B Njoku CO, Eteudo AN (2008). The role of sonographers in the management of diabetes: A proposed framework. Journal of diagnostic medical sonography (USA) 24:84-87.
  • Ugwu AC (2008). Evaluation of body surface area as a determinant of cholecystodynamics due to orally administered standardized milk. J Diag med sonography (USA). 24:4-8.
  • Ochie K, Ugwu AC(2009). Access to obstetric ultrasonography in some rural settings in Nigeria: Results of a sample survey. European J Scientific Research, 36(2).
  • Ugwu AC, Idigo FU, Anakwue AC, Nwogu UB, Egwu OA(2008). Patient satisfaction rating of obstetric sonography: A validation study. Afr J Midwifery and Women’s Health (UK); 2(3):127-129.
  • Ugwu AC, Jan D(2008) Obstetric sonography as an entertainment. Afr J Midwifery and women’s health (British J Nurs, African Edition), 2(2): 109.
  • Okeh UM, Ugwu AC (2009) Randomised controlled trial: The most powerful tool in modern clinical research. Afr J Midwifery and women’s health 3(2):91-93. (British J Nurs, African Edition).
  • Ugwu AC, Erondu OF, Imo AO. Transvaginal sonography acceptance: A cognitive behaviou ral perspective Afr J Midwifery and women’s health 3(3)117-121. (British J Nurs, African Edition).
  • Nwobi IC, Ugwu AC, Abubakar A, Zainab M (2009). The Pattern of Obstetric sonography request and findings in University of Maiduguri teaching Hospital, Nigeria. European J Scientific Research, 36
  • Anakwue AC, Anakwue RC, Ugwu AC, Nwogu UB, Idigo FU, Agwu KK (2009). Sonographic Evaluation of portal vein Diameter in Nigerians. European J Scientific Research, 36(1):114-117.
  • Ugwu AC (2006). Cholecystodynamics: A new regression formula. Pak J Med Res, 45 (1): 17-21(Pakistan).
  • Udo BE, Ugwu AC, Ohagwu CC, Ulu OU (2009). Plantar apponeurosis thickness among Nigerians. World Applied Scs J (Pakistan)
  • Ohagwu CC, Abu PO, Ezeokeke UO, Ugwu AC(2008). Relationship between placental thickness and growth parameters in normal Nigerian fetuses. World Applied Scs J (Pakistan) . 4(6) 864-868.
  • Ugwu AC, Nwobi CO, Eteudo AN, Ovuoba KN(2008). Mathematical correction of normocephalic foetal skull prior to dating using Biparietal Diameter. OJHAS (India) ,7(2):5.
  • Ugwu AC, Ahamefule KN, Nwobi IC (2008). Radiographers’ experiences of stress and methods of coping: a content analytic phenomenologic study. The Radiographer 55(1):25-29. Australia.
  • Ugwu AC, Udo BE, Ifenatuorah JM. An X-ray of evidence based medical imaging in South-east Nigeria. European journal of Radiography. 2010
  • Ugwu AC, Ukwueze AC, Erondu OF, Nwokorie E. Affective and cognitive learning outcome of radiography students in a Nigerian University. South African Radiographer, 2010
  • Ugwu AC, Nwobi IC Foetal anomaly scans: Need and needs. Presented at the 39th annual conference and scientific workshop of the association of radiographers of Nigeria held in Enugu 22nd – 25th November 2006.
  • Ugwu AC. Health Sector reform: A Platform for equity and scientific trade unionism. Presented during a strategic retreat on health sector reform, organized by the reform implementation committee (RIC) of Federal Medical Centre, Abakaliki on the 28th of July, 2006.
  • Ugwu AC, Egwu OA, Ovuoba KN, Ochie K, Ewunonu EO, Njoku C. Gallbladder spherical index: Nomogram, model formulation and clinical application. Conference. Of Anatomical Society of Nigeria in Nnewi; 23rd –25th November, 2006.
  • Ugwu AC. Radiation protection of the unborn. A clinical conference paper presented at Federal Medical Centre, Ebonyi State on the 1st of July, 2007. Moderator: Dr. Agama Egwu.
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  • Department Members

     

    Professor

     

     

     

    Reader

     

     

     

    Senior Lecturer

    Dr Patrick .U. Agbasi

    Dr Udemezue Okwudilichukwu Onochie

     

     

     

    Lecturer I

    Akosile Christopher Olusanjo

    Dr. Nwadinigwe, Cajetan Uwatoronye

    Ugwu Anthony Chukwuka

     

     

     

    Lecturer II

     

     

     

    Assistant Lecturer

    Ekezie Jervas

    Okeke Chukwubike Udoka

    Dr Ukibe Solomon Nwabueze

    Unaeze Godstime

     

     

     

    Graduate Assistant  

Working Experience

  • Radiology Deparment,Federal Medical Centre,P.M.B. 2017 Yola, Adamawa State: Nysc (1998-1999)
  • Medical Imaging Scientist, Radiology Deparment, Federal Medical Centre, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State. 2000-2008
  • Lecturer 1 Department of Radiography, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi campus, Anambra state 2008-date
  • Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences India.
  • Radiography – UK.
  • African Health Sciences – Uganda
  • Journal of South African Family Practice

Mr. Ekezie Jervas

Assistant Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

PhD (in view, Abia State University Uturu, Nigeria) .

M.Sc Human Anatomy (2006), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria.

B.Sc Human Anatomy (2000), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria.

 

Membership of professional bodies

  • Nigerian institute for Biomedical Engineering, Professional Certificate (2008).
  • Nigerian institute for Biomedical Engineering, Professional Diploma (2008).
  • Member, Neuroscience Society of Nigeria.
  • Member, Society for Experimental and Clinical Anatomist of Nigeria.
  • Member, Anatomical Society of Nigeria.
  • Associate member Nigeria Institute for Biomedical engineering.
  • Member, Health Promotion Research Association of Nigeria.
  • Member, Nigerian Society for Quality Assurance.

Publications

  • Emeka G Anyanwu, Ekezie J., Danborno B, Ugochukwu AI. (2011).Body size and adiposity indicators and their relationship with blood pressure levels in Ibos of Nigeria. Nig J Med 20: 44-51.
  • Ekezie J. Onwukamuche C.K. Emeka G Anyanwu, Ugochukwu AI. (2011): Incidence of fall related hip fractures among elderly persons in Owerri, Nigeria. Asian Journal of Medical Sciences. 3 (3): 110=114.
  • Ekezie J., Emeka G Anyanwu, Danborno B, Ugochukwu AI. (2011). Impact of urbanization on obesity, anthropometric profile and blood pressure in the Igbos of Nigeria. North Am J Med Sci 3: 242-246.
  • Chukwubike udoka Okeke, Slomon Braide, Jervas Ekezie, Bartholomen Ngozika Okwandu (2011).The influence of age on lipid profile among women taking hormonal contraceptive. Int J Biol Chem Sci 5: 840-844
  • Ekezie J. Onwukamuche C.K. Nwanwume I.C. (2010) Hip fractures in Owerri, Nigeria: Comparison of incidence in Urban and Rural Areas. J Pub Hlth Sci Tech. 1: 63-67.
  • Agbasi P.U. Abanobi, O.C., Nweke I.N., Unekwe P.C., Okechi O.O Abanbi O.C. Amazu L.U., Nseabasi P.L. Ekezie J. (2010) Effects of Selective Cytooxygenase – 2 Inhibitors on Blood Sugar Level and Haematological Indices of Albino Rats: Focus on Nimesulide. J Pub Hlth Sci Tech. 1: 31-40.
  • Godson Emeka Anyanwu , Ekezie J., Danborno B, Ugochukwu AI. (2010). Impact of education on obesity and blood pressure in developing countries: A study on the Ibos of Nigeria. North Am J Med Sci 2: 320-324.
  • Ekezie Jervas, Dandorno Barnabas, Anyanwu G Emeka, Nwankwo Osondu (2010). Sex Differences and Relationship between Blood Pressure and Age among the Ibos of Nigeria. Internet J of Bio Anthrop 3: 1-6.
  • Ekezie J., Adebise SS., and Danborno B (2009). The Effect of Marital Status and Self-Reported Physical Exercise on the Adiposiy and Blood Pressure of the Ibos of Nigeria. Internet J. of Med. Update 4:7-14.
  • Anyanwu GE., Ozoemena FN., Esom EA, Ekezie J., (2009). Unusual Formation of the Median Nerve at the Level of the distal half of the Arm. Journal of Experimental and Clinical Anatomy. Vol. 8:1. Page 40-42.
  • Ekezie J., Adebise SS., and Danborno B (2009). Anthropometric study on the influence of sex and marital status on the adiposity and blood pressure of the Igbo.
  • Ekezie J and Danborno B (2008). Spousal Similarities and Differences in Physical and Cultural Traits among the Igbo ethnic group in Nigeria. Internet J Bio Anthrop 1: 1-9.

Responsibilities

  • Systemic Anatomy: This is taught to students in all the departments in school of health technology in 200L. Development and structure of tissues, organs, and organ systems of human body are taught. Students from Optometry are also taught Histology.
  • Definition, overview of skeletal system, classification and function of bones and nature of ling bone are taught to students. Students are also taught Biomechanics of bone; application of osteology in orthopaedic technology I – traction, pop, orthosis and application of osteology in orthopaedic tech. II – implants, endo prosthesis and external fixations.
  • Properties of tissues; mechanical properties in relation to molecular structure; collagen family and their elastic properties, deformation of soft tissues; Bone: compact bone, organization of trabeculae, ligaments and tendons are taught.
  • Students are taught anatomy region by region and its clinical consideration. Emphases are laid on the Anatomy of upper and lower limbs, for the design of upper and lower limb prosthesis/orthosis.

Working Experience

 

Examination Officer Department of Prosthesis and Orthopaedic Technology, Federal University of Technology Owerri (2007- )

Anatomy coordinator School of Health Technology, Federal University of Technology Owerri.


Mr. Okeke Udoka Chukwubike

Assistant Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • Masters of Science 2007
  • Ph.D (in progress)
  • Associate Institute of Medical Lab Science 1994, Fellows Institute of Medical Lab Science

Publications

  • Okeke C. U. and Braide S. A. (2009): Effect of injectable hormonal contraceptives on lipid profile of Nigerian women living in coastal city, Port Harcourt Nigeria. Journal of medical laboratory sciences of Nigeria volume 18 No (1).
  • Okeke, C. U, Braide S.A, Ekezie, J., Okwandu N. B (under peer review); Influence of age on lipid profile in women taking hormonal contraceptives. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Science.
  • Okwandu N.B., Okeke C. U and Onuha S.C. (2010); Comparative Effects of Vitamin C and Vitamin E Pre-treatment in induced Acute Paracetamol Hepatotoxicity in Wister Rats. Conference paper on 30th Annual National Conference (Kebbi 2010) by Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
  • Okwanndu N.B., Wakwe A. A., Muonago C. C. Onuoha S.C., Okeke C. U. (2011). Effects of some Anti-Histamine on plasma Acid Phosphatase and Lactate. Dehydrogenase activity in Rats. Journal of life and Environmental science. (Under review)
  • Okwandu, N.B., Wakwe A.A., Muonago C.C. Ifemeji C. J. Onuoha S. C. Okeke C. U (2011): effects of some Anti-histamine on Erythrocyte Aspartate Transaminase and Alkaline Transaminase activity in Wister Albino Rats. Iranian Journal of Blood and Cancer. (Under review)
  • Okeke C.U.Braide S.A. Okolonkwo B. N.,Okafor R.A., Eneh P. U., Brown H., Adegoke A. Okwandu B. N. comparative effects of injectable and Oral contraceptives on lipid profile. Journal of European Medical Cardiology. (Under review)

Dr. Ukibe Solomon Nwabueze

Assistant Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • MBBS (Nig) 1987 University Of Nigeria
  • Msc (Public Health Parasitology) 2008,Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka
  • Phd (In-View) Public Health Parasitology Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka

Publications

  • Ukibe, S.N, Nnolum, P.O, Mbanugo, J.I, Ukibe N.R, Ekezie J and Okeke , (2011) Epidemiology of Road Traffic Accidents in Owerri, Imo State, South east Nigeria Tropical J Med Research (accepted)
  • Ukibe, S.N, Mbanugo, J.I, and Ukibe N.R (2011) A Review of the Structural and Morphological Adaptations of Parasites for Parasitism Nig J Parasitol Vol 32(2) Sept 2011 pp317-324
  • Ukibe N.R, Onyenekwe C.C, Ahaneku, J.E,Ukibe,S.N,Ifeanyi M, Igwegbe A.O, Ezeani M, OfiaeliN (2011). Evaluation of Prognostic Value of albumin and iron in Symptomatic HIV/Malaria co-infected Subjects on ART in Nnewi, South Eastern Nigeria Tropical J Med Res. Vol 15 (1) pp 5-9
  • Ukibe S. N, Mbanugo J. I, and Ukibe N. R.(2010) A Review of Current Immunodiagnostic Teghniques in Protozoology. Journal of Biomedical Investigation June 2010 Vol 8(1): 42-49
  • N.R Ukibe, C.C Onyenekwe, J.E Ahaneku, S.C Meludu, S.N Ukibe, A. Ilika, M. Ifeanyichukwu, A.O. Igwegbe, M. Ezeani, A. Onochie, N. Ofiaeli. Packed Cell Volume and serum iron in subjects with HIV-Malaria co- infection in Nnewi, South Eastern Nigeria. Int.J. Biol. Chem Sci. April 2010, Vol. 4 No.2 P471-478.
  • Ukibe S.N, Mbanugo J.I, and Ukibe N.R. Prevalence of Malaria and Increasing Spleen rate in children aged 1-13 years in Awka South L.G.A. of Anambra State, Nigeria. The Journal of Environmental Health (JEH) Dec. 2008 vol. 5 No.2 p64-69
  • Ukibe S.N Mbanugo J.I and Ukibe N.R. Prevalence of Malaria and Splenomegaly in children under 13 years in Awka South LGA of Anambra State Nigeria. Journal of Biomedical Investigation 2008. Vol 6 No 1 Page 6-9
  • Ukibe S.N, Mbanugo J.I and Ukibe N.R. Prevalence of Malaria, Genotype and Haemoglobin concentrations in Children aged 0-13 years in Awka South LGA Anambra State Nigeria. Journal of Biomedical Investigations June 2009 7(2):23-27.
  • N.R Ukibe, C.C. Onyenekwe, J.E. Ahaneku, S.C. Meludu, S.N Ukibe, A. Ilika, M. Ifeanyichukwu, A.O. Igwegbe, M. Ezeani, A. Onochie, N. Ofiaeli. Prognostic Value of Albumin and Serum Iron in Symptomatic HIV/Malaria Co-infected subjects on ART in Nnewi, South Eastern Nigeria. Proc.Soc Env Health Nig 2009.
  • N.R. Ukibe, C.C. Onyenekwe, J.E. Ahaneku, S.C. Meludu, S.N. Ukibe, A. Ilika, C.M. Ifeanyi, A.O. Igwegbe, N. Ofiaeli, A. Onochie, N. Abor. CD4+ T-cell Count in HIV- Malaria Co-infection in Adult population in Nnewi South Eastern Nigeria. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences. October 2010, Volume 4 Number 5. Pages 1593-1601.
  • N.R Ukibe, C.C. Onyenekwe, J.E. Ahaneku, S.C. Meludu, S.N Ukibe, A. Ilika, M. Ifeanyichukwu, A.O. Igwegbe, M. Ezeani, A. Onochie, N. Ofiaeli. Use of absolute lymphocyte count or neutrophil ingestion rate of nitro blue tetrazolium (NBT) as alternative index to CD4+ T cell count to initiate ART in the management of HIV disease. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences Ref No 812 in (press)

Dr. Unaeze Godstime

Assistant Lecturer

Contact Information

Biography

Academic and Professional Qualification

  • B. Eng. (Hons) Mechanical Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 1979.
  • P.G.D. Metallurgy, University of Lagos, Nigeria, 1981/82
  • M.Sc., Project Management, FUTO Nigeria, 1996.
  • Ph.D., Project Management (In Progress), FUTO Nigeria.

Working Experience

  • Mechanisms of Biomedical Devices: Concepts of Mechanisms, Types of Mechanisms, Friction, Wear, Lubrication.
  • SIWES.
  • Design and Construction of Mobility Aids – Definition and Concepts of Design and Construction, Metal Working and Joining Processes, Definition of Mobility Aids, Factors which determine choice of Mobility Aids, Types of Mobility Aids, Developmental Trends and adaptations for use in our local environments.