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African primary care research : current situation, priorities and capacity building
(AOSIS Publishing, 2014-12)
Introduction: The Sixth PRIMAFAMED (Primary Health Care/Family Medicine Education Network) workshop on ‘Capacity Building and Priorities in Primary Care Research’ was held in Pretoria, South Africa (SA), from 22 to 24 ...
A situational analysis of training for behaviour change counselling for primary care providers, South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-03)
Background: Non-communicable diseases and associated risk factors (smoking, alcohol abuse, physical inactivity and unhealthy diet) are a major contributor to primary care morbidity and the burden of disease. The need for ...
Qualitative evaluation of primary care providers experiences of a training programme to offer brief behaviour change counselling on risk factors for non-communicable diseases in South Africa
(BioMed Central, 2015-08)
Background: The global epidemic of non-communicable disease (NCDs) has been linked with four modifiable risky lifestyle behaviours, namely smoking, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity and alcohol abuse. Primary care ...
Development of a training programme for primary care providers to counsel patients with risky lifestyle behaviours in South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-06)
Background: We are facing a global epidemic of non-communicable disease (NCDs), which has been linked with four risky lifestyle behaviours. It is recommended that primary care providers (PCPs) provide individual brief ...
Proceedings of the 13th annual conference of INEBRIA
(Biomed Central, 2016-09)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Meeting abstracts.
Perceptions about family-centred care among adult patients with chronic diseases at a general outpatient clinic in Nigeria
(Publishers version, 2018-10)
Background: Few studies in Africa have described patients’ perceptions about family-centred care (FCC). Aim: The aim of this study was to explore perceptions of FCC among patients with chronic diseases. Setting: The study ...