Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2016

  • Check Up on Anaesthesia for Caesarean Section in a Medical Center with Surgical Antenna in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

    Barro S. D., Somé D., Traoré I. A., Guibla I., Meda Z. C., Ouattara S., Dao B., Bayala B.

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2016
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 25 December 2015
    Accepted: 9 January 2016
    Published: 23 January 2016
    Abstract: Objective: To make an inventory of anesthesia used during caesarean section in an urban medical center with surgical antenna in Bobo-Dioulasso. Patients and methods: This was a descriptive and retrospective study covering the year 2013. It concerned all women who delivered by caesarean section at Dafra, an urban district hospital. The caesarean ind... Show More
  • Blackwater Fever (BWF): About a Case in the Intensive Care Unit of the Hospital University Centre Souro-Sanou in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

    Barro Sie Drissa, Traore Ibrahim Alain, Sawadogo Appolinaire, Ki Kelan Bertille, Kamboule Bebard Euloges, Rouamba Alexis, Bayala Bale

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2016
    Pages: 5-7
    Received: 6 January 2016
    Accepted: 21 January 2016
    Published: 19 February 2016
    Abstract: Intravascular hemolysis, particularly blackwater fever is a rare but severe clinical syndrome, occurring after ingestion of antimalarials. Diagnosis relies on clinical symptoms and on the color of the urines. A resurgence of this affection which occurred frequently during the colonization has lately been noticed. We report a case of blackwater feve... Show More