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Knowledge and attitude of MTCT of HIV among women in Karatina and Homabay Hospitals before and after counseling
This project is part of the 11 country PMTC project of UNICEF, UNAIDS and WHO. The Three Kenyan sites supported by NARESA and MOH are KNH, Karatina and Homabay. Operations research is supported by Horizons and USAID. The ...
Diversity of storage Insect Pests in Maize and susceptibility of Maize varieties to Maize weevil (Sitophilus zeamais)
Maize is the major source of food in Kenya grown both as a subsistence and commercial crop. Storage insect pests attacking maize continue to pose a major problem to small scale farmers in Africa where subsistence grain ...
Strategic issue management by shipping companies in Kenya
(University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2012)
The shipping industry plays a very crucial role in the Kenyan economy. As the world's business environment changes it is vital that businesses, including the shipping firms, adapt to these changes in order to survive and ...
Gynandropsis Gynandra (L.) Briq. - a Tropical Leafy Vegetable: Its Cultivation and Utilization
(University of Nairobi, 1991)
The role of irrigation on improvement of nutritionalstatus of young children in Central Kenya
A comparative, retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted to investigate the role of irrigation on improvement of nutritional status of children aged 6 - 59 months in a semi-arid setting. Two equal samples of ...
Dr. Agnes Kibui graduates at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Unisersity
(University of Nairobi, 2014-04-25)
Comparison of molecular and microscopic techniques for detection of Treponema pallidum in genital ulcers.
We compared the ability of direct immunofluorescent staining (DFA) and the PCR to detect Treponema pallidum in specimens from patients with genital ulcer disease. Touch preparations from 156 patients with genital lesions ...
Effects Of Seasonal Forage Supply On Some Fertility Parameters In The Small East African Goat In Northern Kenya
(University of Nairobi, 1985)
Various fertility parameters are under investigation in the Small East African goat at Isiolo, northern Kenya. A programme of aseasonal breeding is used and parameters are examined in relation to the quantity and quality ...
EVALUATION OF AGRICULTURAL CONSERVATION PRACTICES ON ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN SASUMUA WATERSHED, KENYA USING SWAT MODEL
(University of Nairobi., 2002)
Degradation of agricultural watershed reduces the capacity of agro-ecosystems to produce Ecosystem Services such as improving water quality and flood mitigation. Conservation of degraded watersheds can abate water pollution ...