Biomedical Statistics and Informatics

Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2019

  • Time Series Analysis and Forecasting of Caesarian Section Births in Ghana

    Bosson-Amedenu Senyefia, Otoo Joseph, Eyiah-Bediako Francis

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2019
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: 24 June 2019
    Accepted: 12 July 2019
    Published: 30 July 2019
    Abstract: Caesarian Section (CS) rates have been known to have geographical varaitions. The purpose of this paper was to determine Ghana’s situation (regional trend) and also to provide a two- year forcast estimates for the ten (10) regions of Ghana. The data was longitudinal and comprised monthly CS records of women from 2008 to 2017. The dataset was divide... Show More
  • Logistic Regression on Effects of Relationship Between Condom Use on Comprehensive HIV Knowledge Among the Youths in Kenya

    Kenneth Kipkorir Terer, Reuben Langat, Joyce Otieno

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2019
    Pages: 10-14
    Received: 9 July 2019
    Accepted: 31 July 2019
    Published: 13 August 2019
    Abstract: HIV/AIDS knowledge in Kenya is universal in that 99% of both male and female have heard of the epidemic and how it can be avoided. Despite the widespread knowledge of HIV/AIDS, comprehensive HIV knowledge which refers to one being able to correctly identify the modes of HIV transmission and reject the most common misconception about HIV transmissio... Show More