ABOUT THE JOURNAL
The South African Family Practice (SAFP) journal is the official journal of the South African Academy of Family Physicians (SAAFP), and is aimed at all SAAFP members (including family physicians, registrars, associate members, students), working within primary care (both private and public health sectors, as well as urban and rural practice settings) within South Africa and the wider region.. View our Editorial Team.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Open Forum

 
Access to healthcare for people with disabilities in South Africa: Bad at any time, worse during COVID-19?  
Emma L. McKinney, Victor McKinney, Leslie Swartz
19 July 2021

Open Forum

 
Secondary hypertension: An update on the diagnosis and localisation of a pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma  
Nida Siddiqui, Reyna Daya, Faheem Seedat, Saajidah Bulbulia, Zaheer Bayat
14 July 2021

Scientific letters

 
Mood responses to COVID-19: Implications for family practice in South Africa  
Charles Van Wijk, Pinky Z. Majola
14 July 2021

Open Forum

 
Clinical diagnosis and treatment of scabies, a neglected tropical disease  
Hendrick M. Motswaledi
09 July 2021

Open Forum

 
Raising awareness about the unintended consequences of hand sanitiser in children  
Olive Khaliq, Princess Z. Mkhize, Jagidesa M. Moodley
28 June 2021

Original Research

 
Do socio-economically disadvantaged patients prefer shared decision-making?  
Owen O. Eales, Selma Smith
17 June 2021

Open Forum

 
Lessons from COVID-19 in South Africa: Keeping our environment clean should be the first law of health  
Sarentha Chetty, Varsha Bangalee
15 June 2021

Original Research

 
Are interpersonal communication skills adequately taught at postgraduate specialist level in South Africa? The neurology experience  
Anand Moodley, Anton van Aswegen, Liesl Smit
15 June 2021

Original Research

 
Clinical outcomes of hospitalised COVID-19 patients at Mthatha Regional Hospital, Eastern Cape, South Africa: A retrospective study  
Ramprakash Kaswa, Parimalaranie Yogeswaran, Busisiwe Cawe
10 June 2021

Editorial

 
The new human resources for health policy supports the need for South African family medicine training programmes to triple their output  
Klaus B. von Pressentin
27 May 2021
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