About the Authors

Christopher S. Yilgwan

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

yilgwan@hotmail.com, yilgwanc@unijos.edu.ng

Affiliation Department of Paediatrics, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Victor C. Pam

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Olukemi O. Ige

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Paediatrics, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Williams N. Golit

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Plateau Specialist Hospital, Jos, Nigeria

Stephen Anzaku

Roles Data curation, Methodology, Resources, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bingham University, Karu LGA, Nigeria

Godwin E. Imade

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Gavou Yilgwan

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Human Physiology, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Josiah T. Mutihir

Roles Methodology, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Atiene S. Sagay

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Augustine Odili

Roles Methodology, Resources, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria

Ayuba I. Zoakah

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria

Fidelia Bode-Thomas

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Paediatrics, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Melissa A. Simon

Roles Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Community Medicine, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist