Prof. Agwu Kenneth Kalu.

Department: Medical Radiography And Radiological Sciences
Faculty: Health Sciences And Technology
Designation : Administrative Assistant
Phone: +2348038972387

Publications (Articles and Journals):


A. (Monograph) 2005, Enugu

K. K. Agwu, 2005

Luminescence and Its Applications in Radiology.




1.Agwu, K.K. (1992) Radiation Protection Practices in Radiodiagnosis in Nigeria, West Afri Journ of Radio 2 (1) 40-46.

2. Agwu K.K; Okoye I.J; Erondu, OF; (1997) Transmission Pitfalls in Hepatic Sonography. West Africa Journ of Radio vol 4 (1): 33-38.

3. Agwu K.K. (1998) An Evaluation of Archival Quality of Radiographs in Nigeria Radiographer (Australia), 45: 71-73.

4. Agwu K.K; Igbo N. (1994): Bowel Cleansing for Contrast Investigation – A Nigerian Experi-ence Radiography Today (UK), 60 (680): 13-14.

5. Agwu K.K., Eze C.U. (2005) Pattern of Ultrasound Detectable Uterine Leiomyoma at the Uni-versity of Nigeria Teaching Hospital: Journ of Med Woman Ass Nig: 2 (1): 16-18.

6. Agwu K.K; I.J. Okoye, (2003) Knowledge and Attitudes of Patients Towards Hysterosal-pingography in Southeast Nigeria; Journal of Med Women Ass Nig; 1 (2): 37-40.

7. Agwu K.K; Okoye, I.J. (2005) Audit of Radiological Requests at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu; Nig Qt Journ Hospital Med 15(2): 67-71.

8. Okoye I.J; Agwu K.K; Idigo FU (2005) Normal Sonographic Renal Length in Adult Southeast Nigerians, Afri Journ Med Sci; 34:129-131.

9. Agwu K.K. Okoye I.J{.2005} Is Routine Coned Lateral Projection of the Lumbosacral Junction Justified in Patients with Low Back Pain? Nig J Orth and Trauma;4{1&2}:25-30 

10. Okoye I.J., Agwu K.K. Eze C.U.2006 Relationship Between Sonographic Renal Length and Renal Parenchymal Thickness in Normal Adult Nigerians, West Afr J. Med ;25(3)231-234.

11. Agwu K.K. Ogbu SOI (2001) Clinicians Opinion on Errors in Ultrasound Reports in Southeast Nigeria; West Afr J. Radiol .8 (1): 65-68.

12. Agwu K.K. Okoye I.J.(2006) The Effect of Music on the Anxiety Levels of Patients Undergo-ing   Hysterosalpingography, Radiography (UK);13(2)122-125.

13. Agwu K.K. Udeani B A (1995) An evaluation of radiological Equipment Breakdown in Nigeria Hospitals, West Africa J Radiol .3(1): 23-28.

14. Agwu K.K.; Ifeakor O.I. Okoye I.J. (1998) Quality Control on a Locally Formulated  Acoustic Gel, West Afr J Radiol; 5(1): 39-41.

15. Agwu K.K. Nkpe P.O. (1998) How Useful is the Plain Radiographic Technique of the Optic Foramin in the Diagnosis of Ocular Pathologies, JARN; 20:31-33.

16. Agwu K.K., Ude A.C. (1993) Comparison of Colon Cleansing Regimens Based on West Afri-can diet, JARN; 19(1): 31-33.

17. Agwu K.K. (1993) Evaluation of the Imaging Performance of Film Screen Systems in Mam-mography, JARN 19(1):45-50.

18. Umerah B.C. Ojukwu J.O; Okoye I.J. Onyema A; Agwu K.K; (1997) Evaluation of Mammog-raphy by Adaptation West Afr J Radiol, 4(1): 11-14.

19. Agwu K.K. 1993 The Impact of Digital Radiography on Angiocardiography JARN; 19(1): 13-14.

20. Agwu K.K., Ohuegbe C., Okoye I.J. (2004) Relationship between Umbilical Vein Diameter and Growth Parameters in Nigeria Foetuses WAJR, 11(1): 1-6.

21. Obioha F.I., Okonkwo P; Agwu K.K. Okoye I.J. (2004) Assessement of the Impact of Back-ground Gamma Radiation on Reproductive Defects in Two Towns of Nigeria WAJR, 10(1) 4-7.

22. Okoye I.J., Agwu K.K. Ochie K. (2005) Sonographic Splenic Sizes in Normal Adult Nigerian population, WAJR; 12(1): 37-43.

23. Agwu K.K., Ogbu S.O.I., Okpara E. Evaluation of Critical Thinking Application in Medical Ul-trasound Practice among Sonographers in Southeast Nigeria  Radiography (UK);13:256-260.

24. Agwu K.K., Okoye I.J. (2002) An Evaluation of Infection Control Practices in Medical Ultra-sound Practice in Southeast Nigeria WAJR, 10(1): 15-18

25. Okeji M C Okoye I.J., Agwu K.K.(2007),Comparison of Prostatic Volume Estimates by Transrectal and Suprapubic Ultrasonography in a Nigerian Population,Journ of Experimental and Clin Anat;6(1&2):14-17  .

26. Ohagwu C. C; Agwu K.K.; Abu P O (2007) Realtime Sonographic Assessment of;Common Uterine, Sizes Shapes and Positions  in Nigerians;Journ of Experimental and Clin Anat;6(1&2):41-46.

27. Njoku J., Agwu K.K., Idigo, F.U.; Ogbu, S.O.I. The Value of Transabdominal Sonography in the Diagnosis and Management of Pelvic Inflamatory Diseases (PID) Jour of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy;1 (1) 24-29.

28. Agbo J.A. Agwu K.K. Okoye I.J.; Ogbu, S.O.I. 2007, Sonographic assessment of normal amni-otic fluid volume of pregnant Nigerian Women Tropical Journ of Obst. Gynaecol;24{1};39-44

29. Agwu K.K. Chiegwu H, Nwobi I.C Sonographic Evaluation of Foetal Liver Volume as a Pre-dictor of Gestational Age, Journ of Diagnos Med Sonography{USA}  24(6); 361-364

30. Agwu K K, Mgbor S Ogbu S O I,Okeji M (2007)  Effects of Intravenous administration of so-dium meglumine diatrozoate on some haematological parameters Nig J of Med; 16(4) 360-363

31. Okoye I J,Agwu K K, Obioha F I, Idigo FU; (2007) Relationship between adult renal dimen-sions and biometric parameters, WAJR;14(1):39-43

32. Agwu K .K,  Ugwu A C, Nwobi  I C (2007)  Sonographic Measurement of Normal Gallblad-der  Sizes in Adult Nigerian Population; J of Experimental and Clin Anat;6(1&2):21-25

33. Okoye I.J.; Agwu K.K. Kolawole K. T. (2006); Sonographic Evaluation of Pancreatic Segments in a Normal Adult Population in Nigeria; European Journ  Scientific Research; 13(4):414-421(Int).

34. Ugwu AC Agwu K.K (2010) Ultrasound quantification of gallbladder volume to establish baseline contraction indices in healthy adults: A pilot study; South Afr. Radiographer, 48(2); 9-12(South Africa)

35. Ugwu AC Agwu K.K (2010) Affective and cognitive learning outcomes of radiography stu-dents in a Nigerian University South Africa. Radiographer, 48(2); 13-16(South Africa)

36. Anakwue. AC, Anakwue RC, Ugwu AC, Nwogu UB Idigo FU,Agwu K.K. Sonographic Evaluation of Normal Portal Vein Diameter in Nigerian European Journal of Scientific Research; 36(1): 114-117

37. Udo, BE Ezeokpo BC, Agwu K.K. Okpala OC. 2010 Effects of Type Two Diabetes Mellitus on Plantar Aponeurosis of Nigerians, World J Med Sc, 5(4):81-84

38. Okeji MC ,Agwu K K (2012)Assessment of indoor Radon concentration  in phosphate fertilizer warehouses in Nigeria; Radiation Physics and Chemistry,81; 253-255(UK)

39.  Okeji  MC Agwu KK Idigo FU (2012) Natural Radioactivity in cultivated land in the vicinity of a phosphate fertilizer plant in Nigeria; Radiation Physics and Chemistry: 81:1823-1826(UK) 

40. Ogbu SOI, Agwu KK, Azuzu IU (2013) Effect of Gongronema latifolium on gastric emp-tying in healthy dogs, World J Gastroenterol 19(6):897-902

41. Ulu UO,Agbaji O, Agwu KK (2012) Sonographic Characterization of renal pathologies in HIV/AIDS in Plateau State, Nigeria, Nig J Med; 21(2):160 -164

42. Eze  C U, Agwu KK, Ezeasor DN,  Aronu , AE; (2013)  Sonographic   Biometry of Liver Size Among Igbo School Age Children of Southeast, Nigeria;  Radiography;19:228-233

43. Eze  CU, Agwu K K, Ezeasor  DN,Ochie  K, Aronu AE, Agwuna  K K, Nwadike IU (2013)  Sonographic  Biometry of Spleen  among  school age children in Nsuukka, Southeast, Nige-ria;Afr Health Scs:13(2):384-392

44. Ogbu  SO, Agwu  KK, Asuzu IU (2013 ;Gongronema  latifolium   delays gastric emptying of semi solid meal in diabetic dogs  Afr J Tradit  Complement  Altern Med; 10(5 ; 325  331

45. Anakwue AC, Anakwue RC, Ugwu AC, Nwogu UB, Idigo FU, Agwu KK. Sonographic eval-uation of normal portal vein Diameter in Nigerians. European Journal of Scientific Research 2009; 36:1:114-117.

46. Anakwue A.C, Awgu K.K., Anakwue R.C, Idigo F.U, Okeji M.C and Nwogu U.B Sonograph-ic Assessment of the Toxicological Effects of Chronic Exposure to Petroleum Products on the Liver in Nigerians. Clinical Pharmacology in Drug Development 2013. 2(SI) 46-47.

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