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The Use of Triclosan-coated sutures: Research studies have shown a gross reduction in surgical site infections.

The Use of Triclosan-coated sutures in battling surgical site infections. A scientific conference that held in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology seminar room of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital around late February, 2018 gave an insight into the advantage and cost-effectiveness of using Triclosan-coated sutures. Dr Adumah, a resident doctor in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology […]

Medico

Unilorin inducts 47 doctors as Halimat Abubakar bags 22 awards out of 28

From the bumper walls of the university auditorium, amidst bulging eyes, thumping hearts and eager spirits; joy overflowed and dreams became realities today, the 13th of February, as 47 new doctors were initiated into the Medical profession as rightly exemplified by tradition and the rigorous processes that heralded completion. This being done in accordance with […]

Meds

Aspirin Linked to Lower Mortality rate in Diabetic Heart Failure Patients

Have you ever wondered what unique role Aspirin plays outside its conventional role of its use in treating headaches? Well, there appears to be a link between heart failure due to diabetic complications and the therapeutic role of Aspirin, the most widely used drug in Medicine. In a large study of older patients with type […]