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Age, Body Mass and Physical Activity Determinants of Facial Acne Severity among Southern Nigerian Adolescents and Young Adults

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2017.162
Synopsis: 
The study explored the relationship between facial acne severity, age of patients, body mass and physical activity indexes. Acne severity has a significant relationship with age of patients but not body mass or physical activity indexes.

ABSTRACT

Objective: To explore the relationship between severity of acne with Age, Body Mass Index (BMI) and Physical Activity Index (PAI) of the patients.

Accepted: 
20 Dec, 2017
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e-Published: 22 Dec, 2017

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Clinical and Laboratory Features of Youth Onset Type 2 Diabetes in Jamaica

Issue: 
Pages: 
131–8
Synopsis: 
Patients from two tertiary referral hospitals were assessed to determine whether Type 2 diabetes mellitus was present in Jamaican diabetic youth. Type 2 diabetes accounted for 22% of cases. Obesity was the most important clinical predictor of Type 2 diabetes.

ABSTRACT

Objectives: To assess the frequency of youth onset Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) in Jamaica and the characteristics of youth with this form of diabetes.

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e-Published: 02 Oct, 2013

Simultaneous Bilateral Femoral Neck Stress Fractures in a 24-year Old Male Recruit: A Case Report

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.103
Pages: 
552–3
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Accepted: 
29 Aug, 2012
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e-Published: 14 Mar, 2013
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