Le lingála dans lU+2019enseignement des sciences dans les écoles de Kinshasa : une approche socioterminologique Ghent University
Imagined disease and racial segregation: multiple dreams of open space in Kinshasa and Dar es Salaam Ghent University
Dengue and chikungunya among outpatients with acute undifferentiated fever in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: a cross-sectional study Institute of Tropical Medicine
BACKGROUND: Pathogens causing acute fever, with the exception of malaria, remain largely unidentified in sub-Saharan Africa, given the local unavailability of diagnostic tests and the broad differential diagnosis.
METHODOLOGY: We conducted a cross-sectional study including outpatient acute undifferentiated fever in both children and adults, between November 2015 and June 2016 in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. Serological and ...
Extent of induced abortions and occurrence of complications in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Institute of Tropical Medicine
BackgroundDue to a lack of relevant data on induced abortions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as well as the persistence of maternal deaths in the country, this study aims to analyse the extent of induced abortions and occurrence of complications in Kinshasa.MethodologyThis cross-sectional study was conducted with a sample of 460 women who were interviewed about their experiences as females, and provided information of 1444 ...
Religion, Migration and Media Aesthetics. Notes on the Circulation and Reception of Nigerian Films in Kinshasa KU Leuven
The peri-urban fringe of Kinshasa as an in-between space Ghent University
Knowledge, attitude and practice about cancer of the uterine cervix among women living in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo Institute of Tropical Medicine
BACKGROUND: Cervical cancer is the most frequent cancer of women in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Nevertheless, the level of women's awareness about cervical cancer is unknown. Knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) are important elements for designing and monitoring screening programs. The study purpose was to estimate KAP on cervical cancer and to identify associated factors.
METHODS: A cross-sectional study was conducted in ...