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

Scientific letters

 
End-of-life decision-making capacity in an elderly patient with schizophrenia and terminal cancer  
Carla Kotze, Johannes L. Roos
03 August 2020

Original Research

 
The attitude and perceptions of doctors at Letaba Hospital towards family medicine: A qualitative study  
Christian N. Saidiya, Gert J.O. Marincowitz, Doudou K. Nzaumvila, Tombo Bongongo, Indiran Govender
27 July 2020

Original Research

 
Assessing the quality of postnatal care offered to mothers and babies by midwives in Lilongwe District  
Mercy Pindani, Chrissie Phiri, Wanangwa Chikazinga, Idesi Chilinda, Janet Botha, Genesis Chorwe-Sungani
23 July 2020

Obituary

 
Tribute to Dr Andre Marais: 1976–2020  
Indiran Govender
22 July 2020

Letters to the Editor

 
The role of family physicians in emergency and essential surgical care in the district health system in South Africa  
Kathryn Chu, Priyanka Naidu, Steve Reid, Hans Hendriks, Jenny Nash, Vanessa Lomas, Francois Coetzee, Robert Mash
22 July 2020

Original Research

 
The forgotten needs of mothers during neonatal transfers: A quest for greater sensitivity  
Pradeep Ashokcoomar, Raisuyah Bhagwan
21 July 2020

Original Research

 
Using community-based participatory research in improving the management of hypertension in communities: A scoping review  
Pugie T. Chimberengwa, Mergan Naidoo
16 July 2020

Original Research

 
Final-year medical students need to know their future supervisory role of clinical associates  
Michiel Koortzen, Lourens W. Biggs, Jacqueline Wolvaardt, Astrid Turner, Martin Bac, Mark Volpe
16 July 2020

Scientific letters

 
Primary care providers and hypertension in pregnancy: Reflections on a patient encounter  
Jagidesa Moodley, Prakash Jugnanden, Mergan Naidoo, Nnabuike C. Ngene
13 July 2020

Original Research

 
Learning person-centred consultation skills in clinical medicine: A randomised controlled case study  
Jakobus M. Louw, Johannes F.M. Hugo
06 July 2020
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