Category: Applied Science

MAKURDI AIRPORT TERMINAL BUILDING

MAKURDI AIRPORT TERMINAL BUILDING, MARKURDI, BENUE STATE INTRODUCTION The subject of airport passenger terminal building must involve a discussion of transportation. Transportation has remained one of the most vital factors that influence the development of a nation. The credibility of this statement has been proven over the centuries, that if one decides to take a […]

THE PROCESS OF CANDLE PRODUCTION FROM THE COMPOSITION OF CANDLE

THE PROCESS OF CANDLE PRODUCTION FROM THE COMPOSITION OF CANDLE ABSTRACT This research relates to a candle composition containing non-hydrogenated oil and at least one of long chain hydrocarbon and long-chain hydrocarbon derivatives. A candle composition having non-hydrogenated oil and a solidifying amount of congealing reagent. A candle composition having paraffin, non-hydrogenated oil, and a […]

INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF EXTRACT OF BLACK PEAR, SOUR SOP, MONKEY SEED DURING LIPID OXIDATION

INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF EXTRACT OF BLACK PEAR, SOUR SOP, MONKEY SEED DURING LIPID OXIDATION CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species (RON) are free radicals, which derived either from normal metabolic processes or from external sources (Magalhaes, 2006). These species are essential to energy supply, detoxification, chemical signalling and immune function […]

INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF EXTRACT OF BLACK PEAR, SOUP SOP, MONKEY SEED DURING LIPID OXIDATION

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species (RON) are free radicals, which derived either from normal metabolic processes or from external sources (Magalhaes, 2006). These species are essential to energy supply, detoxification, chemical signalling and immune function (Dimitrios, 2006). However, overproduction of these free radical may lead to damage to valuable […]

MODELLING AND SIMULATION OF A PRE-HOSPITAL EMERGENCY CARE NETWORK USING TIMED COLOURED PETRI NETS

INTRODUCTION Pre-hospital emergencynetwork serves as a major gateway to the  Accident and Emergency (AE) department of hospitals which is affected by overcrowding, and majority of projects studying pre-hospital emergency care networkdeal only with ambulance or firemanlocalisationas a means of addressing the problems confronting the Accident and Emergency (AE) department. However, this research work studied in detail […]

THE DETERMINATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HEIGHT AND HEART BEAT OF MALE AND FEMALE STUDENTS

INTRODUCTION This study examined the relationship between height and heart beat of male and female students in Delta State University, Abraka. The objective seeks to find out the relationship between height against the heart beat of male and female students. Calibrated stadiometer and Pulse Auximeterwas used to obtain the height and heart beat measurement of […]

ASSESSMENT OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Female genital mutilation (FGM) is defined as all procedures which involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia and/or injury to the female genital organs, whether for cultural or any other nontherapeutic reasons (World Health Organization 1998). Worldwide, […]

THE USE OF TRADITIONAL MEDICINE IN THE TREATMENT OF MALARIA AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN

INTRODUCTION Malaria is a life threatening parasitic disease transmitted by female Anopheles mosquitoes. In Nigeria, malaria is responsible for around 60% of the out-patient visits to health facilities, 30% of childhood death, 25% of death in children under one year and 11% of maternal deaths (National Population Commission, 2008; Noland et al., 2014). Similarly, about […]