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July-December  2018 | Vol 15 | Issue  2

Review Article

Echocardiographic findings in Nigerian patients with stroke

Stroke is the third leading cause of death in several industrial countries and cardio-embolism accounts for 15–30% of ischaemic strokes. Studies investigating associations between echocard...


Original Article

Microalbuminuria among participants with high-normal blood pressure attending a tertiary health institution in Nigeria

Background: Participants with high-normal blood pressure (BP) (systolic BP [SBP] 130–139 mmHg and/or diastolic BP [DBP] 85–89 mmHg) have higher cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk f...


Original Article

Audit of 24 h ambulatory electrocardiography (Holter) of 281 Nigerian patients in Benin city metropolis

Background: Recent advances in cardiovascular management have been the result of the implementation of technological advances in the form of facilities in patient care. Continuous ambulatory ...


Original Article

Clinical utility of transthoracic echocardiography in assessing frequency and pattern of atrial masses among patients with cardiac diseases

Background: Echocardiography plays a fundamental role in the evaluation of patients with atrial masses. The ability to distinguish tissue characteristics such as location, attachment, shape, ...


Original Article

Availability and utilization of electrocardiogram as cardiac diagnostic tool in private hospitals in Port Harcourt

Background: Electrocardiography is a low cost, easy to perform method of investigation of the cardiovascular system with diagnostic and prognostic value, and great clinical usefulness. There ...


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ISSN - Print: 0189-7969,
Online: 2347-3576

Nigerian Journal of Cardiology, a publication of Nigeria Cardiac Society, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.nigjcardiol.org.

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