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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An approach to the management of acute poisoning in emergency settings  
Ramprakash Kaswa
27 February 2024


Mastering your fellowship: Part 2, 2024  
Mergan Naidoo, Klaus von Pressentin, Andrew Ross, Selvandran Rangiah
14 February 2024

Original Research

Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of nursing students regarding vaccines  
Mohamed H. Suleman, Saien Govender, Euphemia M. Mhlongo, Keshena Naidoo
31 January 2024


Mastering job interview skills for family physicians: Navigating the path to professional success  
Chantelle C. van der Bijl, Arun Nair, Klaus B. von Pressentin
31 January 2024

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Ramadhan fasting for people living with chronic illness: A narrative literature review  
Tasleem Ras, Rashiqua Holdman, Dianne Matthews
31 January 2024


Myriad untold stories unfolding daily: South Africa’s pursuit of quality primary health care  
Klaus B. von Pressentin, Ramprakash Kaswa, Shane Murphy, Arun Nair, Indiran Govender
31 January 2024

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Umbilical vein catheterisation for the family physician working in primary health care  
Indiran Govender, Henry I. Okonta, Olukayode Adeleke, Selvandran Rangiah
30 January 2024

Original Research

Diet and exercise knowledge and practices for diabetes care within families in Senwabarwana  
Mabitsela H. Mphasha, Linda Skaal, Tebogo Mothibal
30 January 2024

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A mindful approach to physician self-care  
Janine M. Kirby, Peter D. Milligan, Hofmeyr H. Conradie, Belinda M. McIntosh
30 January 2024

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Context-sensitive holistic care of women with one previous Caesarean section  
Adam K. Asghar, Evashnee Naidoo
30 January 2024
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Press Release: SciELO SA includes South African Family Practice (SAFP)


South African Family Practice (SAFP) is now included in SciELO SA – yet another DHET-approved index to which SAFP is now added. Read: https://ow.ly/HGKo50QuIAg

Posted: 2024-01-31

Vlog: What is effective peer review?

Videocast by Prof. Klaus B. von Pressentin, on ‘what is it to be an effective peer reviewer?'. Check it out at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytQ1f_1e9ds @_AOSIS @klausvon @SAFPjournal  
Posted: 2022-01-28 More...

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Press Release: Online Resource & News Portal - Department of Health, Republic of South Africa

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Posted: 2022-01-27
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