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Environmental factors influencing participation of stroke survivors in a Western Cape setting
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-10)
Background: Environmental factors compound or diminish the effects of impairments; therefore they have a direct influence on participation of stroke survivors. Objectives: To determine environmental barriers and ...
The impact of health service variables on healthcare access in a low resourced urban setting in the Western Cape, South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-06)
Background: Health care access is complex and multi-faceted and, as a basic right, equitable access and services should be available to all user groups. Objectives: The aim of this article is to explore how service ...
"You must carry your wheelchair" : barriers to accessing healthcare in a South African rural area
(Co-Action Publishing, 2015-10-01)
Background: There is international evidence that people with disabilities face barriers when accessing primary healthcare services and that there is inadequate information about effective interventions that work to ...
Exploring the impact of wheelchair design on user function in a rural South African setting
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015)
Background: Wheelchairs provide mobility that can enhance function and community integration. Function in a wheelchair is influenced by wheelchair design. Objectives: To explore the impact of wheelchair design on user ...
Is any wheelchair better than no wheelchair? a Zimbabwean perspective
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-11)
Background: Within a rights-based paradigm, wheelchairs are essential in the promotion of user autonomy, dignity, freedom, inclusion and participation. Objectives: This paper aimed to describe a group of Zimbabwean ...