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Comparison of infant feeding practices in two health sub-districts with different baby friendly status in Mpumalanga province
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
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Assessment of the perceived impact of diabetes on quality of life in a group of South African diabetic patients
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
OBJECTIVES: To determine perceived Quality of Life (QOL) of the diabetic patient and to assess whether QOL is associated with diabetes-related markers. DESIGN: This was a descriptive cross sectional study. SETTING: A ...
Management of food allergies in children in South Africa : determining aspects of the knowledge and practices of dietitians and medical doctors
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background Adverse reactions to food are frequently suspected in daily clinical practice yet the knowledge of health care workers regarding correct diagnosis and management remains limited. This is ...
Efficacy and safety of acidified enteral formulae in tube fed patients in an intensive care unit
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
INTRODUCTION: The primary objective was to determine whether acidified formulae (pH 3.5 and 4.5) decreased gastric and tracheal colonisation, as well as microbial contamination of the enteral feeding delivery system, ...
A profile of children in the Avian park and Zweletemba settlements in the Breede Valley local municipality of the Western Cape Province, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Objectives: To describe the mothers/ primary caregivers’ (PCGs) and children’ anthropometric status; their household food security and poverty in relation to type of housing; and compare households receiving ...