Editorial Board of the Orient Journal of Medicine

FOUNDING EDITOR 1989 FRANK AKPUAKA
Editor-in-Chief
Dr Jude-Kennedy C Emejulu MBBS, FWACS, MPA
Department of Surgery Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria
Editor
Dr Okechukwu H. Ekwunife MBBS, FWACS
Department of Surgery Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria
Assistant Editors
Dr Jideofor O Ugwu MBBS, FWACS
Department of Surgery Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria

Dr Emeka B Kesieme MBBS, MRCS, FWACS
Department of Surgery, Irrua Specialist Hospital Irrua, Benin City
Associate Editors
Professor Basil C Ezeanolue
Department of Ear, Nose and Throat, UNTH, Enugu

Professor Prince U Ele
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria

Dr Thomas O Ulasi
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria

Dr Richard O Nnabuko
National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria

Dr Edy I Aneke
Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, Enugu

Dr Betrand Obi Nwosu
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria

Dr Ekuma P Oji-Uzor
Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki

Dr  CD Anyiam
Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria

Professor Odidika UJ Umeora
Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria

Dr Lawrence U Ogbonna
Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria

Dr Emeka Ogah
Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria

Igwebuike V Onyiaorah

Chinedu C Okoli
(Statistician)
Consulting Editors
Professor Udechukwu F Ezepue
University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria

Professor Frank C Akpuaka

Anambra State University Teaching Hospital, Awka, Nigeria

Professor Samuel C Ohaegbulam
Memphys Neurosurgery Centre, Enugu, Nigeria

Professor JC Azubuike
University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu Nigeria

Professor Ed B Attah
University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu Nigeria

Professor Alexander ME Nwofor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria
International Editors
Ben C Nwomeh Ohio USA

MAC Onuigbo Minnesota USA