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Vol 62, No 1 (2020) Trends in practice intentions and preferences of clinical associate students: Implications for training and health services in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Saiendhra V. Moodley, Jacqueline E. Wolvaardt, Jakobus M. Louw, Jannie Hugo
 
Vol 62, No 1 (2020) Usage of smart devices amongst medical practitioners in Universitas Academic Hospital Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Yeyang Xu, Zoë Francis, Khayam Saleem, Siphamandla Sambujana, Keitumetse Molise, Boitumelo Molise, Nicholas Pearce, Gina Joubert
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December The quality of feedback from outpatient departments at referral hospitals to the primary care providers in the Western Cape: a descriptive survey Abstract   PDF
Robert Mash, Herma Steyn, Muideen Bello, Klaus von Pressentin, Liezel Rossouw, Gavin Hendricks, Germarie Fouche, Dusica Stapar
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December Integrating services for impact and sustainability: a proof-of-concept project in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   PDF
J. Lyn Haskins, Sifiso A. Phakathi, Merridy Grant, Christiane M. Horwood
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December Profile of adult patients admitted with drug-induced liver injury at a district hospital in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal Abstract   PDF
K. Naicker, S. Rangiah
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December An assessment of erectile dysfunction among male diabetics attending Temba Community Health Centre, Pretoria Abstract   PDF
T. Bongongo, J. V. Ndimande, J. Tumbo
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December Factors associated with physical activity amongst patients with hypertension in two community health centres in uMgungundlovu health district, KwaZulu-Natal, 2018 Abstract   PDF
S. W. Mbambo, B. Tlou, T. P. Dlungwane
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December An evaluation of male learners’ knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding sexual and reproductive health in rural northern KwaZulu-Natal province Abstract   PDF
Mampho Mochaoa Rogers, Gloria Mfeka-Nkabinde, Andrew Ross
 
Vol 61, No 6 (2019): November/December A profile of Caesarean sections performed at a district hospital in Tshwane, South Africa Abstract   PDF
I. Govender, C. Steyn, O. Maphasha, A. T. Abdulrazak
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Knowledge, attitudes and practices of healthcare workers about healthcare waste management at a district hospital in KwaZulu-Natal Abstract   PDF
Adekunle Olaifa, Romona D. Govender, Andrew J. Ross
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Prevalence and factors associated with abdominal obesity among primary health care professional nurses in Eastern Cape, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Sizeka Monakali, Daniel Ter Goon, Eunice Seekoe, Eyitayo Omolara Owolabi
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Typhoid ileal perforation in a semi-urban tertiary health institution in north-eastern Nigeria Abstract   PDF
B. A. Grema, I. Aliyu, G. C. Michael, A. Musa, A.G. Fikin, B. M. Abubakar, S. Olusegun
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Prevalence of healthcare-associated infection at a tertiary hospital in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa Abstract   PDF
A. Nair, W. J. Steinberg, T. Habib, H. Saeed, J. E. Raubenheimer
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Knowledge, attitudes and practices of doctors at Jubilee Hospital, Tshwane District, regarding the syndromic management guidelines for sexually transmitted infections Abstract   PDF
Charles Uchenna, Indiran Govender
 
Vol 60, No 5 (2018): September/October Death and dying: elderly persons’ experiences of grief over the loss of family members Abstract   PDF
Eucebious Lekalakala-Mokgele
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August Allergic rhinitis in medical students at the University of the Free State Abstract   PDF
R. Y. Seedat, M. Sujee, W. Ismail, N. Y. Vallybhai, M. I. Cassim, S. Khan, A. Solwa, G. Joubert
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August An exploration of the reasons women give for choosing legal termination of pregnancy at Soshanguve Community Health Centre, Pretoria, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Carrien Steyn, Indiran Govender, John Velaphi Ndimande
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August Skin cancer awareness and sunscreen use among outpatients of a South African hospital: need for vigorous public education Abstract   PDF
N. C. Dlova, R. Gathers, J. Tsoka-Gwegweni, R. J. Hift
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August Validity and utility of instruments for screening of depression in women attending antenatal clinics in Blantyre district in Malawi Abstract   PDF
G. Chorwe-Sungania, J. Chipps
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August Performance of free prostate-specific antigen ratio in differentiating between prostatic cancer and benign prostatic lesions at a referral hospital in South Africa Abstract   PDF
Boitumelo Phiri-Ramongane, Ayeaye Khine
 
Vol 60, No 4 (2018): July/August Risk factors and HIV infection among patients diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis at a regional/tertiary hospital in Kimberley, South Africa Abstract   PDF
F. K. Mampuya, W. J. Steinberg, J. E. Raubenheimer
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Carbohydrate-derived fulvic acid wellness drink: its tolerability, safety and effect on disease markers in pre-ART HIV-1 positive subjects Abstract   PDF
M. E. Botes, I. S. Gilada, J. R. Snyman, J. P.L. Labuschagne
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Staff and student health and wellness at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University: current status and needs assessment Abstract   PDF
N. Koen, L. Philips, S. Potgieter, Y. Smit, E. van Niekerk, D. G. Nel, J. Visser
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Knowledge of final-year medical students at the University of the Free State of hand hygiene as a basic infection control measure Abstract   PDF
M. Bouwer, S. Labuschagne, S. Spamer, C. Vermaak, L-M. Zietsman, D. Steyn, G. Joubert
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Factors associated with unintended pregnancy among women attending a public health facility in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Firoza Haffejee, Laura O’Connor, Nalini Govender, Poovendhree Reddy, Maureen Nokuthula Sibiya, Shanaz Ghuman, Thembelihle Ngxongo, Dorinda Borg
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Anthropometric profile and complications in patients with diabetes mellitus seen at Maluti Adventist Hospital, Lesotho Abstract   PDF
M. T. Makwero, W. F. Mollentze, G. Joubert, W. J. Steinberg
 
Vol 60, No 3 (2018): May/June Menstrual abnormalities amongst female South African Hajj pilgrims: a cross-sectional study Abstract   PDF
S. Parker, S. Omar, O. H. Mahomed
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April Depression among infertile women in Ogbomosoland Abstract   PDF
S. A. Oladeji, A. D. OlaOlorun
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April ‘Treating a patient should be approached in a holistic manner’: collaboration of doctors and physiotherapists in the rehabilitation of people living with HIV Abstract   PDF
Stacy Maddocks, Verusia Chetty, Arishna Maghoo, Nkuleleko Mhlongo, Nsindiso Mthembu, Sinempilo Khanyile, Siphokazi Chiliza, Tyrel Munsamy, Zanele Gamede, Slindile Mazibukoc
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April Adult binge drinking: rate, frequency and intensity in Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Eyitayo Omolara Owolabi, Daniel Ter Goon, Oladele Vincent Adeniyi, Eunice Seekoe
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April Do we miss half of the injuries sustained during rape because we cannot see them? An overview of the use of toluidine blue tissue stain in the medical assessment of rape cases Abstract   PDF
J. M. Kotzé, H. Brits
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April Medico-legal aspects regarding drunk driving: experience and competency in practice of community service doctors Abstract   PDF
L. Fouché, J. Bezuidenhout, C. Liebenberg, A. O. Adefuyea
 
Vol 60, No 2 (2018): March/April Staffing levels at KwaZulu-Natal district hospitals: is the University of KwaZulu-Natal training for the needs of the province? Abstract   PDF
Andrew Ross, Dumsani Gumede, Solange Mianda
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Use of the partogram by doctors and midwives at Odi District Hospital, Gauteng, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Olga Maphasha, Indiran Govender, Pagollang D Motloba, Champak Barua
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Depression in older adults: prevalence and risk factors in a primary health care sample Abstract   PDF
Uschenka Padayachey, S Ramlall, J Chipps
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Characteristics of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Moses Kotane region North West Province, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Jean Louis Yoko, John Tumbo, Benjamin A Mills, Cila Dominic Kabongo
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Pattern of intimate partner violence disclosure among pregnant women attending ante-natal clinic in Oyo East Local Government, Nigeria Abstract   PDF
Abayomi Olusola Ayodapo, Olutoyin O Sekoni, Michael C Asuzu
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Evaluation of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme at a primary health care centre in South Africa Abstract   PDF
Olusegun Solomon Akinsanya, Jill Wiseman-Firtell, Goodman Akpomiemie, Oladele Vincent Adeniyi, Ramprakash Kaswa
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Fertility intention and use of contraception among women living with the human immunodeficiency virus in Oromia Region, Ethiopia Abstract   PDF
Kebogile Mokwena, Yenealem Reta Bogale
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Perceptions of students regarding the effects of the implementation of the tobacco control act of 1999 on a South African University campus Abstract   PDF
Muhamed Waseem Khan, Varsha Hira, Firoza Haffejee
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Optimal management of children on antiretroviral therapy (ART) in primary care: a quality improvement project Abstract   PDF
Claire van Deventer, Lauren Golden, Erica Du Plessis, Carien Lion-Cachet
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Evolution of Family Medicine in Kenya (1990s to date): a case study Abstract   PDF
Patrick Masemiano Chege, J Penner, P Godoy-Ruiz, V Kapoor, J Rodas, K Rouleau
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Nutritional status and metabolic risk in HIV-infected university students: challenges in their monitoring and management Abstract   PDF
L Steenkamp, I Truter, M Williams, A Goosen, I Oxley, E van Tonder, S Kock, D J L Venter
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February A new health care profession in rural district hospitals: a case study of the introduction of Clinical Associates in Shongwe hospital Abstract   PDF
M Bac, J M A Hamm, P C van Bodegraven, B Pater, J M Louw
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February The eventual outcome of patients who had lower limb amputations due to peripheral vascular disease at Pelonomi Hospital, Bloemfontein Abstract   PDF
C De Klerk, G Du Plessis, J J Fourie, A O'Neill, S J A Smit, G Joubert
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Knowledge, attitude and practices of South African healthcare professionals towards complementary and alternative medicine use for atopic eczema – a descriptive survey Abstract   PDF
Yasmeen Thandar, Julia Botha, Benn Sartorius, Anisa Mosam
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Caregiver satisfaction with a multidisciplinary community-based rehabilitation programme for children with cerebral palsy in South Africa Abstract   PDF
Magugu Ngubane, Verusia Chetty
 
Vol 59, No 1 (2017): January/February Illegible handwriting and other prescription errors on prescriptions at National District Hospital, Bloemfontein Abstract   PDF
H Brits, A Botha, L Niksch, R Terblanché, K Venter, G Joubert
 
Vol 59, No 2 (2017): March/April Compliance with standard treatment guidelines in the management of hypertension: a review of practice of healthcare workers in Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa Abstract   PDF
Peter Rapula Siko, Claire van Deventer
 
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