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Prof. Clement Osita Odigwe


Internal Medicine




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About Prof. Clement Osita Odigwe


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GC Ejezie, AE Udoh, MM Meremikwu, CO Odigwe, MF Useh.  Some effects of annual treatment and re-treatment on morbidity indicators of Urinary schistosomiasis.  Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine  Vol 1 No. 2 1998, 67-72.
AE Udoh, E Archibong, CO Odigwe, & CAO Usoro. Gender specific differences in the Cholesterol profiles of Nigerian neonates and in Later childhood.  Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine  Vol 1 No.1 6-10  1998.
CO Odigwe. Dietary Pattern of Adult Type 2 Diabetic patients Attending a Tertiary care Hospital in Calabar, Nigeria. Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine. Vol 7. 2007
Some Myths and Facts about Diabetes Mellitus- the Mulumba Magazine 2002
CO Odigwe & RA Esin.Analysis and Pattern of Adult Cardiovascular Admissions to the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital(UCTH) Calabar.: A five year retrospective study. Proceedings of the Nigerian Cardiac Society  Benin, Nigeria  1991. Pages 10-15.
AE Udoh,ED Ndem, EH Itam, CO Odigwe, and EI Archibong.Serum Cholesterol profiles of some Nigerian pregnant women.  Acta Medica HungaricaVol 50 (1-2) pp 75-81. Budapest, Hungary.
PO Ogunowo, EB Ekpo, CO Odigwe, JJ Andy.  A Clinical Profile of patients with Coronary Artery Disease in Nigeria.Tropical and Geographic Medicine (Netherlands) Vol. 41 pp 242-246, 1989.
VO Ansa, CO Odigwe, MU Anah.Profile of Body Mass Index and Obesity in Nigerian Children and Adolescents.   Nigerian Journal of Medicine. 2001  Vol 10 No 2 78-80.
MM Meremikwu, VF Inah, C.O. Odigwe Control of Micronutrient Malnutrition: Knowledge and Attitudes of Maternal and Child Health workers in Calabar, Nigeria.  Nigerian Journal of Medicine. Vol 6 14-17,1997.
V.O. Ansa, C.O. Odigwe, R. agbulu, I. Odudu Umoh, V. Uhegbu, U. Ekrikpo. Clinical utility of Echocardiogram as a Cardiological tool in poor resource settings. Nigeria Journal of Clinical practice 2013, 16(1):82-85.
Uwanuruochi K, Shah R, Ogah O.S., Odigwe C.O. Comparison of Spectrum of Heart Diseases between an Indian and a Nigerian Tertiary Centre: An echocardiographic study. Nigerian Journal of Cardiology 2015, 12(1)18-21.
OE Antia-Obong, CO Odigwe, VO Ansa.  Heart Failure among Paediatric Emergencies in Calabar, South Eastern Nigeria. MU Anah, Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine.  Vol 4 (1) 2004.
EE Osim, BJ Adegunloye, CO Odigwe. Platelet aggregation in patients with essential hypertension  Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences,10(1&2), 35-41 (1994)  Lagos, Nigeria.
Obesity and Hypertension. A Review- The Syringe 2006. Journal of the Medical Students Association of the University of Calabar.
CO Odigwe. Diabetes and Hypertension the Double Jeopardy. FIMSCOPE- Journal of the Catholic Medical Students Association, University of Calabar. 2009.
J. Epoke, CO Odigwe, GOC Anyanwu, AA Opara. The Prevalence of significant bacteriuria in Diabetic Patients in Calabar, Nigeria.. Diabetes International (UK). Vol 10 No. 1 16-17. 2000.
VO Ansa, CO Odigwe, EE Ekanem. Clinical usefulness of Non-invasive cardiological investigations in the Assessment of Loud Heart Murmurs in Nigerian children and adolescents.Journal of Life and Environmental Sciences. Vol 2 No 1.   2000.
ENU Ezedinachi, GC Ejezie, EA Usanga, CO Odigwe, AB Umotong Status of Malaria in Nigeria: emergence of chloroquine resistant strains of Parasites. Tropical Journal of Applied Sciences  suppl 3. pp 1-6     1994.
Kelechukwu Uwanuruochi, Ikenna Ikekonwu, C.O.Odigwe. Use of ‘Sachet-Water’ Bed in Resource-Poor Settings for Pressure Sores Prevention. pioneer Medical Journal, 2014. They can be accessed at
Combating the Menace of Hypertension Stroke and Heart Disease. – The Mulumba Magazine. 2004.
Oghale, Marvelous Oghale, Kelechukwu Uwanuruochi, Clement O. Odigwe, and Abali Chuku Review of 5year mortality trend at Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Umuahia, Nigeria, using the global burden of disease classification.. Journal of Medicine in the Tropic, (2015) 17:2:60-64.
 EU Essien, CO Odigwe  ES Afia, M. Akpanabiatu. Lipid Profiles in selected disease states  among Nigerians.    Orient Journal of Medicine. Enugu.  4. pages 48-50    1992.
ENU Ezedinachi, CO Odigwe, MM Meremikwu. Parenteral Anti-Malaria administration: Comparing oral and parenteral routes of Chloroquine. Tropical Journal of Applied Sciences. Suppl 3: 85-88 (1994)
CY Aremu, SU Ufot and CO Odigwe .Serum Iron and Transferrin Levels in Hypertensive Human Subjects..  Bioscience Research Communications. Vol 7 No 1 53-56(1995).
CO Odigwe et al. A trial of the Calcium Antagonist, Nisoldipine in Hypertensive NIDDM Patients..  Diabetic Medicine (UK),Vol. 3 pp 463-467, 1986.
AO Emeribe, FC Chiejina, CO Odigwe Platelet count and Platelet Factor 3 activity in Essential Hypertension in Calabar. Tropical Journal of Applied Sciences.Vols 3&4: 134-139.  1994.
JJ Andy, PO Ogunowo, NA Akpan, CO Odigwe, IA Ekanem, RA Esin.Helminth Associated hypereosinophilia and Tropical Endomyocardial fibrosis in Nigeria.  Acta Tropica (Swiss Tropical Institute) Vol 69, 127-140, 1998.
AE Udoh, CO Odigwe et al. Lipid profiles of some Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Nigerians  Medical Science Research(UK) 18, 761-762  1990.
CO Odigwe, SM Udoh, MM Meremikwu, N Ohia Association of  acute sore throat with Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococci Carriage among children in a public school in Calabar, Nigeria.: Implications for the control of Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease in developing countries.. Global Journal of Medical Sciences, Vol 1 No. 1 2000.
Kelechukwu Uwanuruochi, Okechukwu S Ogah, OdigweC O. Contribution of Cardiovascular Diseases to Coma in Medical wards of Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia; A Six Months Review. Pioneer Medical Journal, 2014. They can be accessed at
DAA Akintonwa, CO Odigwe. Correlation between predicted Theoretical Mechanistic Biochemistry data and Therapeutic effects in the management of vascular disorders with Calcium Channel Blockers. Medical Hypotheses (UK) Vol 54 (6) 944-947.    2000
E E Osim, BJ Adegunloye, AO Emeribe, CO Odigwe In vivo platelet aggregation in Acute Malaria. Tropical Journal of Applied Sciences Suppl 3 103-108, 1994.
Okwuonu C.G., Uwanurochi N.V., Chimezie O.J., Ogah O.S., Mbanaso A.U., Odigwe C.O Adherence to antihypertensive medications and its correlates among individuals with hypertension in Semi-urban Community of Southern Nigeria. Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Research, 2015:14:15-17.
DAA AkintonwaCO Odigwe Theoretical Mechanistic Biochemistry in the prediction of the side effects of Calcium Channel Blocking anti-hypertensive agents..  Biokemistri  Vol 7 No.1 33-34. June 1997.
CO Odigwe & ENU Ezedinachi.  Chloroquine and Heart Block – Implications for long term malaria chemotherapy and Chemoprophylaxis.  Tropical Journal of Applied Sciences  Suppl 3. 138-143       1994.  Calabar, Nigeria.
CO Odigwe, OE Essien Clinical efficacy and safety of Ciprofloxacin in Acute Respiratory Tract infections. Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine Vol 1 25-28. 1998
Eme Offiah, Kelechukwu Uwanuruochi, Anisiuba B Chukwuemeka, Onwubere B Jones, Clement O Odigwe. Assessment of Cardiac Dyssynchrony in Nigerian Patients with Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Archives of Med Health Sciences 2016;4;13-16
CO Odigwe.Evaluation of a Patient with a Cardiac Arrythmia. The Syringe – the scientific magazine of the Calabar University Medical Students Association(CUMSA).   5thEdition  1997. Pages 61-63.
CO Odigwe, M. Been. Percutaneous Transvenous Mitral Commissurotomy for Critical Mitral Stenosis-A suggested procedure for developing countries. Nigerian Journal of Medicine 6: 4, 122-128.   1997.
CO Odigwe, OE Essien. The Prevalence and pattern of Abnormal Glucose tolerance in Adult Nigerians With primary hypertension. Journal of Heart Disease, Abstract 180 of the 12th World Congress on Heart Disease. New Trends in Research Diagnosis and Treatment. Vancouver, Canada.  Vol 4(1) 2005.(Published in California, USA by the International Academy of Cardiology)
DAA Akintonwa, CO Odigwe. The use of Theoretical Mechanistic Biochemistry in the study of the novel Calcium chelating propensity of anti-hypertensive calcium blockers. Global Journal of Pure and Applied SciencesVol. 4, 2: 127-134. 1998.

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