International Journal of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2021

  • Influence of Salary Administration and Conflicts Management on Organizational Performance

    Ojo Adeshina Akinwumi, Salinsile Mustapha Tunde, Jane Roli Adebusuyi, Abifarin Olusola Michael

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 15 December 2020
    Accepted: 31 December 2020
    Published: 15 January 2021
    Abstract: Frequent organizational conflict resulting from continuous, agitation by workers for improved working conditions such as increment in salaries, gratuity, pension benefits, allowances and other interests have led to a down toll which eventually affects organizations performance and has taken a comparative nosedive sequence which is a confirmation th... Show More
  • Neuroprotective Effect of Xylopia Aethiopica Seed on Lead-Induced Injury on the Cerebral Cortex of Male Wistar Rat

    Chinna Nneka Orish, Samuel Sotonye George, Eberechi Wogu, Anthoneth Ndidiamaka Ezejiofor

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: 27 December 2020
    Accepted: 15 January 2021
    Published: 10 March 2021
    Abstract: Background: Lead (Pb) is one of the most common environmental toxicants, exposure to which can cause significant neurotoxicity and an associated decline in brain function. Plant derived products with antioxidants activity are useful in reducing lead induced neurotoxicity. This study investigated neuroprotective and antioxidant properties of the aqu... Show More
  • Psychological Distress Among Healthcare Providers During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Gaza Strip: A Cross-sectional Study

    Osama Jabr Emad, Abdalkarim Said Radwan, Hassan Mohammed Abu Rhama, Mohammed Jaser Afana

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 13-16
    Received: 19 February 2021
    Accepted: 11 March 2021
    Published: 26 March 2021
    Abstract: Background: Healthcare providers are engaged in providing patient care and may expose to COVID-19 during their work, Understanding the psychological impact of the COVID-19 among health care providers is important in facing the pandemic. Objective: We examined the psychological distress, depression, anxiety, and stress among healthcare providers dur... Show More