NAME: Dr. Ayokunle OLAWEPO

DEPARTMENT: ANATOMY

FACULTY: Basic Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin.

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RESEARCH FOCUS : Clinical and Applied Anatomy as related to Orthopaedics, Anthropometry and Anthropology


PUBLICATIONS

(A)   HOME-BASED

  1. Ajao MS, Olawepo A, Olayaki LA, Duru FIO, Okanlawon AO and Noronha C.C (2008): A comparative study of the protective effect of Jubi formula and melatonin on acute acetaminophen induced liver damage in Sprague-Dawley rats. The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 15(1):78–81. Official Journal of College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/tjhc
  2. Olayaki LA, Okesina KB, Abioye AIR, Ajao MS, Olawepo A and Biliaminu SA (2012): L-Tryotophan reduces creatinine clearance in Alloxan-induced Diabetic rats. The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 19(1):1-4. Official Journal of College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/tjhc
  3. Olawepo A, Oyewopo AO and Nwabia FC (2015): Effect of Adansonia digitata aqueous leaf extract on carbon tetrachloride-induced neurotoxicity on the brain of adult male Wistar rats.(2015): Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences 28 (2015):2658–2669. Official Journal of the Faculties of Physical and Life Sciences, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/njpas
  4. Oyewopo AO, Alabi AS and Olawepo A (2016): Histological and Biochemical Studies of deodorants effect on the testis of Adult Male rats (Rattus norvegicus). The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 23(2):36-40. Official Journal of College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/tjhc

            (B)  NATIONAL

  1. Olayaki LA, Soladoye AO, Jimoh OR and Olawepo A (2007): Effects of roasted Yam (Discorea rotundata poir.) on erythrocyte osmotic fragility and other Haematologic values in male albino rats. Biokemistri, Vol . 19(2):49 – 52. Official Journal of the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology (NISEB). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/biokem
  2. Olayaki LA, Edeoja EO, Jimoh OR, Ghazal OK, Olawepo A, Jimoh AG and Biliaminu SA (2008): Effect of cigarette smoking on urinary testosterone excretion in men. Biokemistri, 20(1):29- 32. Official Journal of the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology (NISEB). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/biokem
  3. Jimoh OR, Olaore J, Olayaki LA, Olawepo A and Biliaminu SA (2008): Effects of aqueous extract of ocimum gratissium on haematological parameters of Wistar rats. Biokemistri, 20(1):33-37. Official Journal of the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology (NISEB). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/biokem
  4. Kawu AA, Olawepo A and Salami OOA (2011): Facet joint infiltration: A viable alternative treatment to physiotherapy in patients with low back pain due to facet joint arthropathy. Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice, Vol. 14(2):219-222. Official Journal of Medical and Dental Consultants of Nigeria (MDCAN) Available online at http://www.njcponline.com
  5. Kawu AA, Olawepo A, Salami AO, Kuranga SA, Shamsi H. and Jeje E.A (2012): Bladder stones in catheterized spinal cord injured patients in Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice, Vol. 15 (2):156 - 158. Official Journal of the Medical and Dental Consultants of Nigeria (MDCAN) Available online at http://www.njcponline.com
  6. Kawu AA, Salami OOA, Olawepo A, Ugbeye ME, Yinusa W, and Odunubi OO (2012): Outcome analysis of surgical treatment of Blount disease in Nigeri Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice, Vol. 15 (2):165-167. Official Journal of the Medical and Dental Consultants of Nigeria (MDCAN) Available online at http://www.njcponline.com
  7. Olawepo A, Eyesan SU, Obalum D.C, Oyenusi A.M, Igbinoba B.A, James J.A and Abdulkareem FB (2013): Deep calf cavernous hemangioma in a ten year old girl: A case report. The Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal. 20(2):162-164. Official Journal of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/npmj
  8. Ajao M.S, Ige E.T, Alabi A.S, Akande H.J, Olawepo A, Adana M.Y and Kareem S.B (2013): Gender Variation in Palmar dermatoglyphics among students of University of Ilorin, Nigeria. The Journal of Anatomical Sciences 4(1):14-20. Official Journal of the Anatomical Society of Nigeria.
  9. Kadir BMD, Ibraheem G.H, Yakub S, Onuchukwu NS, Olawepo A, Babalola OM, Ahmed B, Agaja SB (2013) Removal of Orthopaedic Hardware: A 5 year Review. Nigerian Journal of Orthopaedics and Trauma. 12(2):113-118. Official Journal of the Nigerian Orthopaedic Association. Available online at http://www.noa-njot.org
  10. Ishola AO, Ibrahim RB, Balogun WG, Imam A, Oyewopo AO and Olawepo A. (2014): Effects of paint fumes on Histoarchitecture of the testis of adult male Wistar rats. Research Journal of Health Sciences 2(1):19-24. Official Journal of the College of Health Sciences, Osun State University. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/rjhs
  11. James JA, Eyesan SU, Obalum DC, Salami OO, Olawepo A, Nnodu OE and Abdulkareem FB (2014): Bone malignancies in Orthopaedic hospital Lagos, Nigeria. The Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal. 21(1):66-67. Official Journal of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/npmj
  12. Ajao MS, Imam A,Ajibola MI, Ibrahim A, Amin A, Adana MY, Olawepo A and Imam AW (2015): Hippocampal-dependent spatial memory and histoarchitechural integrities of the CA regions of Wistar rats following administration of rauwofia vomitoria and chlorpromazine. Nigerian Journal of Neuroscience. Vol. 7(1):8-15. Official Journal of the Neuroscience Society of Nigeria.
  13. Babalola OM, Ibraheem GH, Ahmed BA, Olawepo A, Agaja SB and Adeniyi A (2016): Open intramedullary nailing for segmental long bone fractures: An effective alternative in a resource-restricted environment. Nigerian Journal of Surgery 22(2):90-95. Official Journal of Association of Nigerian Surgeons. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/njs

 

(C) INTERNATIONAL

  1. Ajao MS, Olawepo A, Falaiye M, Adefolaju AG, Olayaki LA, Jimoh SA & Abioye AIR (2010): Knowledge of Nigerian Laboratory Technologists and Mortuary Attendants on Various Methods of Embalming Techniques. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences. 4(5):1575-1581. Official Journal of Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
  2. Kawu AA, Salami AO, Olawepo A, Alimi MF, Gbadegesin SAA, Adebule GT (2011): Prehospital transport of patients with spinal cord injury in Nigeria. Journal of Spinal cord Medicine.34 (3): 308-311. Official Journal of The American Paraplegia Society, USA. Available online at http://www.scimagojr.com
  3. Kawu AA, Alimi MF, Gbadegesin SAA, Salami AO, Olawepo A, Adebule GT and Hameed S (2011): Complications and causes of death in spinal cord injury patients in Nigeria. West African Journal of Medicine. Vol. 30 (4):301-304. Official Journal of the West African Postgraduate Medical College. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/wajm
  4. Kawu AA, Olawepo A, Salami AO, Kuranga SA, Abdulhameed S and Esenwah CC (2011): A Cost analysis of conservative management of spinal cord injured patients in Nigeria. Spinal Cord Vol. 49:1134-1137. Official Journal of the International spinal cord society, Antwerp, Belgium. Available online at http://www.nature.com/sc
  5. Olawepo A, Alabi AS, Nurudeen MN, Omotoso GO, Oyewopo AO and Ajao MS (2016): Cytotoxic potentials of thiocyanate administration on the liver of male Wistar rats (Rattus norvegicus). Anatomy Journal of Africa. 5 (1):772 – 782. Official Journal of the Association of Anatomical Society of Africa. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/aja