Healthcare Studies

Open access International Journal

Healthcare Studies is an open access and peer-reviewed journal, published by Fuzzy Publication.

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ISSN (online): 2583-9802
Frequency : Two issues per year

About:

Year Started : 2023
DOI prefix: 10.58612
Language : English
Review Process: Peer review
Any queries: fuzzypublication@gmail.com 
Format of Publication : Online
Location : India
Publisher: Fuzzy Publication, India.

Abstracting & Indexing:

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  • DOI

Article Processing Charges (APCs):

An article processing charge (APC) of 200 USD applies to papers accepted after peer review. This article processing charge is to cover the costs of peer review, copyediting, typesetting, long-term archiving, and journal management. 

The Journal has the provision to provide a waiver of up to 82% of article processing charges for the authors who belong to low income countries, 78% for middle income countries and  50% for high income countries, click here to refer world bank country classifications by income level for FY24.

Great News: 100% waiver when corresponding author has a good publication record with scopus h-index above 7.


LATEST ARTICLES

Research Article

Evaluation of infection control measures among dental Technicians in Benghazi City Libya

  • By Muna. R. Farag, Abdelsalam I ELhddad, Hawwa S Beaayou, Roba I EL-Refadi, Halima A Ayyad - 02 May 2024
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 2, Issue: 1, Pages: 46 - 53
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs215
  • Received: November 30, 2023; Accepted: April 17, 2024; Published: May 2, 2024
Abstract:  

A cross infection is transfer of harmful microorganisms from susceptible host to reservoir these microorganisms. In general, dental technicians may be exposed to infection with non-disinfected items especially if are handled without gloves and mas Read more

Research Article

Xylene-Free Histoprocessing using an Alternative Method: Effect of Microwave Temperature

  • By God’sman Chidugam Eberechukwu, Amalachukwu O Ike, Pepple Ibiere Allwell - 21 Mar 2024
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 2, Issue: 1, Pages: 33 - 45
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs214
  • Received: November 13, 2023; Accepted: March 10, 2024; Published: March 21, 2024
Abstract:  

The mechanism of microwave histoprocessing is based on the rapid dehydration of previously fixed tissue using microwave energy to heat the reagent (alcohol) to a temperature below its boiling point. Isopropanol further dehydrates the tissue and pr Read more

Research Article

Influence of Secretor Status on the Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Activity

  • By Alphonsus Ogbonna Ogbuabor, Miriam Obiageli Aniagolu, Emmanuel Sunday Onah - 29 Feb 2024
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 2, Issue: 1, Pages: 27 - 32
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs213
  • Received: November 30, 2023; Accepted: February 20, 2024; Published: February 29, 2024
Abstract:  

Background: Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is the commonest human enzymopathy. It is particularly common in populations living in malaria-endemic areas, affecting more than 400 million people worldwide. Objective: The aim of t Read more

Research Article

Exploring Patient Views and Contentment with Healthcare Practitioners in Primary Health Centers within Onelga

  • By Udo Orukwowu, Aleruchi Lenchi Oji, Jane Baridah Kue - 29 Feb 2024
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 2, Issue: 1, Pages: 9 - 26
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs212
  • Received: November 13, 2023; Accepted: February 15, 2024; Published: February 29, 2024
Abstract:  

This study investigates the patient's perspective and contentment with healthcare professionals at primary health care facilities in Onelga (Ogba Egbema Ndoni LGA). Employing a survey research design, data was collected from 100 healthcare pro Read more

Research Article

Haematological and Biochemical Viability of Stored Whole Blood, Packed Red Cells and Fresh Frozen Plasma

  • By Goodnews Nkabari Nwika, Stella U Ken-ezihuo, Evelyn Mgbeoma Eze - 18 Jan 2024
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 2, Issue: 1, Pages: 1 - 8
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs211
  • Received: November 10, 2023; Accepted: January 7, 2024; Published: January 18, 2024
Abstract:  

Aim: This study aimed at evaluating the haematological and biochemical viability of whole blood, packed red cells and fresh frozen plasma under storage. Methods: This study adopted the venipuncture blood collectio Read more

Research Article

The Effect of Parity on Atherogenic Indices in Normotensive Pregnant Women at 2nd Trimester

  • By Tomaziga Tomiloba Oladapo-Akinfolarin, Oladapo Mayowa Akinfolarin, Maureen Chibuzor Maduagwu, Chikadibia Fyneface Amadi, Edna Ogechi Nwachukwu-Ibegbulem - 31 May 2023
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 1, Issue: 1, Pages: 39 - 46
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs115
  • Received: March 15, 2023; Accepted: May 19, 2023; Published: May 31, 2023
Abstract:  

A physiological increase in plasma lipids occurs during normal pregnancy. However, this occurrence is not atherogenic because it is regulated by hormones. Although the majority of the changes that occur during pregnancy are transient, they do coin Read more

Research Article

Effect of Gravidity on Atherogenic Indices in Normotensive and Hypertensive 3rd Trimester Pregnant Women

  • By Tomaziga Tomiloba Oladapo-Akinfolarin, Oladapo Mayowa Akinfolarin, Maureen Chibuzor Maduagwu, Chikadibia Fyneface Amadi, Ebirien-Agana Samuel Bartimaeus - 31 May 2023
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 1, Issue: 1, Pages: 30 - 38
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs114
  • Received: March 15, 2023; Accepted: May 20, 2023; Published: May 31, 2023
Abstract:  

The nine-month period during which a woman bears her unborn child is known as the gestation period. It is common practice to divide the total number of weeks or months of pregnancy into three equal parts, or trimesters. Pregnant women who are at r Read more

Research article

Antidotal Effect of Vitamin E and C in the Management of Paraquat Intoxication in Rat

  • By Benjamin Nnamdi Okolonkwo, Ngozi Brisibe, Ibitoroko Maureen George-Opuda - 28 Mar 2023
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 1, Issue: 1, Pages: 24 - 29
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs113
  • Received: January 25, 2023; Accepted: March 15, 2023; Published: March 28, 2023
Abstract:  

The liver is an essential organ involved in anabolic and catabolic processes in the body. Substance like paraquat is injurious to the liver by way of oxidative damage. Vitamin E and C are known antioxidant used to tackle oxidative stress. The aim Read more

Research article

Uptake of Modern Family Planning Among Postpartum Women Attending Postnatal Clinic in Busolwe Hospital, Butaleja District, Eastern Uganda

  • By Fred Mubale, Ann Grace Auma, Raymond Otim, Nelly Atim - 16 Feb 2023
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 1, Issue: 1, Pages: 7 - 23
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs112
  • Received: 26. 01. 2023; Accepted: 09. 02. 2023; Published: 16. 02. 2023
Abstract:  

Background: Family planning (FP) is key to preventing the social, economic and health consequences resulting from unintended pregnancies. Failure to control family size and child spacing has pressing negative effects on the health of women, their Read more

Research article

Ameliorative Effect of Vitamin E and C on Paraquat Induced Nephrotoxicity in Rat

  • By Benjamin Nnamdi Okolonkwo, Ngozi Brisibe, Ibitoroko Maureen George-Opuda - 16 Feb 2023
  • Healthcare Studies, Volume : 1, Issue: 1, Pages: 1 - 6
  • https://doi.org/10.58612/hs111
  • Received: 19. 01. 2023; Accepted: 08. 02. 2023; Published: 16. 02. 2023
Abstract:  

The kidney is an exceptionally essential organ required for metabolic byproducts elimination in the body and when the kidney is impaired, this role is compromised. Paraquat is a poison that is known to have harmful effect in various organs. Subseq Read more