Conditions Patient

SEE The 7 Surprising Fruits That Will Boost Your sexual Performance

Since the use of sexual stimulants and drugs have been regarded as very dangerous considering their numerous side effects in their interactions with people’s body systems, the switch in focus to fruits that are capable of rendering the same service with absolutely no side effects was inevitable. Before the invention of those sexual pills and locally made stimulants, some things […]

Conditions

LEARN SOMETHING NEW!!!

Just when you thought your brain could get a break on a Sunday, you realise that it would rather be challenged with some old-fashioned medical trivia.   Question 1  Why does onoins make you cry? Propanethiol S-oxide. When you cut an onion, separate enzymes start mixing and produce propanethiol S-oxidevolatile sulphur compound. The gas that is […]

Conditions Policy

LASSA FEVER: LAGOS STATE GOVT GIVES UPDATE

Lagos State Ministry of Health Update on Lassa Fever Outbreak in Lagos State as at January 27th 2016 I.Preamble Lagos State has recorded twenty (20) suspected cases of Lassa Fever as at January 26, 2016, since the outbreak of the disease in the Country in November, 2015. Fourteen (14) suspected cases tested negative, four (4) […]

The Professional

NATIONAL POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL COLLEGE OF NIGERIA 3-DAY UPDATE COURSE ON UROGENITAL RADIOLOGY

The Faculty of Radiology, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria announces a 3-Day Update Course in Urogenital Radiology for Resident Doctors in Diagnostic Radiology. Venue: The Oba Akenzua Hall, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH, Lagos-Benin Expressway, Ugbowo, Benin City. Date: 25th-27th February 2016 Time: 8:00am Daily Course Fee: #30,000 For further enquiries; Please Call >>> 08023511261 […]

Career Meds

MY EXPERIENCE: In medical school, you need to be bold.

Hello most esteemed readers, TGIF it’s being a stressful week, and I am glad it’s time to rest. Permit me to share my experience this week with you. Being on Medicine and Surgery posting is really tasking, my colleagues can attest to that truth. Despite the challenge, it has been my most interesting session as […]

Career

ADMISSION/SALE OF FORMS: SCHOOL OF POST-BASIC OPHTHALMIC NURSING, NATIONAL EYE CENTER KADUNA.

Applications are invited from Nurses seeking admission into the Post Basic opthalmic Nurse Training Programme for the 2016 academic year. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Interested candidates should be holders of the RN and any other relevant certificate. In addition, candidates must posses the Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent with Credit in at least five subjects […]

The Professional

WACP UPDATE COURSE IN QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND ACCREDITATION IN LABORATORY MEDICINE.

The West African college of Physicians, Faculty of Laboratory Medicine Presents, An Update Course in Quality Management System And Accreditation in Laboratory Medicine TARGET AUDIENCE: Heads of Laboratory departments, doctors in specialist training, and those desirous of updating their knowledge on how to produce and maintain quality laboratory test results. General Practitioners are encouraged to […]

The Professional

(NEW): PAYMENT PROCEDURE @ THE ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICERS REGISTRATION COUNCIL OF NIGERIA.

Environmental Health Officers Registration Council of Nigeria Current Procedure For Making Payment to the Council. SEE ALSO: PAYMENT TO MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL OF NIGERIA Following the Federal Government directive on the operation of Treasury Single Account (TSA) by all Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, the Council wish to inform all Environmental Health Officers and […]

Topic

JOB VACANCY: HOUSE OFFICERS NEEDED AT FMC, OWERRI

A loyal DoctorsQuarters.com reader sent in this memo from the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri and wanted me to share it to all our readers interested in the House Officers/intern vacancy position at the hospital. Check it out… it may just be worthwhile!! Applications are invited for limited vacancies that exist in our Centre for the […]

Meds The Professional

MUST READ: YOUR SELF-ESTEEM AS A MEDICAL STUDENT, AS AN INTERN.

Many doctors enter medical school and residency programs brimming with self-confidence, having spent their previous lives in college and high school at the top of their class. Yet when they leave, their sense of self-worth is often shattered. “Of those who reported a decrease in self-confidence, their experiences often led to chronic mental health issues, including PTSD [post-traumatic stress disorder],” […]

Patient

Doctor Launches Ground-Breaking TeleClinical Care In Warri

A KING’S College, London-trained public health doctor, Dr. Omas Ubiame, has introduced a novel health care delivery service that links telecommunication technology to clinical health care in the oil city of Warri, Delta State. Designed to put health care delivery at the fingertip of patients, the Tel-clinical care project, as an innovative approach to provision […]

Physician

FMC UMUAHIA HEALTH WORKERS GO ON STRIKE… HERE IS WHY (NEW).

The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) of Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia in Abia State, has embarked on strike. A lot of reasons about this latest action is related to payment of salaries and arrears. FMC Umuahia, is one of Nigeria’s stable medical centers, because it hardly goes on strike. The Union’s demands  include the payment of […]

Conditions

MUST READ FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS: SIGNS, SYMPTOMS AND DIAGNOSIS OF ZIKA VIRUS – CDC.

About 1 in 5 people infected with Zika virus become ill (i.e., develop Zika). The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, or conjunctivitis (red eyes). Other common symptoms include muscle pain and headache. The incubation period (the time from exposure to symptoms) for Zika virus disease is not known, but is […]

Conditions

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ZIKA VIRUS

Introduction: You know how it is believed that Malaria is truly endemic in Africa especially, now it seem Zika virus is endemic in the Americas. Malaria and Zika virus disease are both transmitted by the Mosquito. Epidemiologically, it is gradually getting to a level of Public Health Importance. Zika virus disease is caused by a […]

Career The Professional

MEDICAL VACANCIES AT MEDLINE LOCUM AGENCY.

Medline Locum Agency – A Medical recruitment outfit is seeking the services of an underlisted personnel for its clients to fill the position of: Positions:  Job Title: Registered Nurse/Midwife Requirements/Qualifications Minimum of 2-3 years Hospital Experience with current practicing Job Title: Senior Medical Officer Requirements/Qualifications Minimum of 6 years clinical experience with valid practicing license. […]