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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Open Forum

Magnitude, trends and prevention of road traffic accidents in the Republic of South Africa  
Adeloye A. Adeniji, Langalibalele H. Mabuza, Elton Titus
26 May 2020

Original Research

Challenges facing professional nurses implementing the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness programme in rural primary health care clinics, Limpopo Province, South Africa  
Livhuwani Tshivhase, Mankuku M. Madumo, Indiran Govender
25 May 2020

Original Research

An assessment of nutritional status in children of rural, northern KwaZulu-Natal province  
Kelly R. Gate, Nompumelelo G. Mfeka-Nkabinde, Kantharuben Naidoo
21 May 2020


Family doctors on the frontline  
Bob Mash
19 May 2020

Original Research

Circumcised men’s perceptions, understanding and experiences of voluntary medical male circumcision in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa  
Celenkosini T. Nxumalo, Gugu G. Mchunu
19 May 2020