1. Trend in admissions, clinical features and outcome of preeclampsia and eclampsia as seen from the intensive care unit of the Douala General Hospital, Cameroon.

    Pan African Medical Journal 21:103 (2015) PMID 26523163 PMCID PMC4613832

    Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy (HDP) are a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. We aimed at determining the trends in admission, profiles and outcomes of women admitted for preeclampsia and eclampsia to an intensive care unit (ICU) in Cameroon. A retrospective study involving 74...
  2. The way forward for clinical research in Cameroon: first scientific and research day in Douala, 2014.

    Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa 25(5):250 (2014) PMID 25629543

    There is a huge need for health research to support contextually relevant health service and policy solutions to better the health of populations in sub-Saharan Africa. This need contrasts with the very timid engagement of healthcare practitioners in research in the region.It is against this bac...
  3. Postpartum hemoperitoneum due to rupture of a blood vessel on a uterine pseudo tumor: a case report.

    Pan African Medical Journal 16:57 (2013) PMID 24672628 PMCID PMC3964007

    We are reporting a case of hemoperitoneum followed by early post partum collapse due to bleeding from a ruptured vessel on the surface of an undiagnosed uterine pseudo tumor. There are literature reports of spontaneous hemoperitoneum from bleeding of superficial vessels over lying myomas during ...
  4. Epidemiology and surgical management of breast cancer in gynecological department of Douala General Hospital.

    Pan African Medical Journal 13:35 (2012) PMID 23330026 PMCID PMC3542782

    Breast cancer is one of the most common gynecological cancers in our environment. Douala General Hospital (DGH) is one of the two main centers in Cameroon, where the cancerous patient can receive multidisciplinary management including radiotherapy. The aim of our study was to describe the epidem...