Gross Anatomy, Histology , Anthropometry And Clinical Anatomy
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Topic: Assessment Of Physical Growth And Sexual Maturation Amongst Nigerian Males
Description: This is aimed at identifying the various factors that influence the process of physical growth and sexual maturation among Nigerian males which will serve as data base as there is dearth of data in this regard , monitor the process and it can also be used for predictive purposes in growth monitoring.
|University of Lagos , Akoka ,Lagos
Correlation between classroom ergonomics and anthropometric measurements amongst medical students
Students take part in one of the most sedentary occupations , one where permanent habits of sitting are formed. There are great concerns about furniture. The mismatch between students and school furniture is likely to result in a number of negative effects, such as uncomfortable body posture, pain and eventually it may also affect the learning process. There has been increase concerns about school classroom especially about furniture. Despite the setting standards on these , with the exception of Europe , there is lack of implementation of the standards especially in Nigeria.The aim of this study is to ascertain mismatch between furniture and anthropometry of users. It will also generate data for standardizing school furnitures.Broad- based Data is being collected from students from both rural and urban schools using multi level random sampling . The research is being carried out on both sexes to check for variations amongst sexes . Target number is about 700. Various relevant anthropometric measurements are being carried out . Statistical analysis will be applied to analyse the results.
OMOTAYO HAMEED is a Lecturer I at the Department of Anatomy
OMOTAYO has a M.Sc in Anatomy from University of Lagos , Akoka ,Lagos