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Factors influencing choice of site for rural clinical placements by final year medical students in a South African university
(AOSIS publishing, 2017-04)
Background: Most of South Africa’s citizens who live in rural or underserved communities rely on the public health care sector to access quality health care. The value of rural exposure through clinical placements is ...
Curriculum and training needs of mid-level health workers in Africa : a situational review from Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda
(BioMed Central, 2018-07-16)
Background: Africa’s health systems rely on services provided by mid-level health workers (MLWs). Investment in their training is worthwhile since they are more likely to be retained in underserved areas, require shorter ...
Transformation of medical education through decentralised training platforms : a scoping review
(James Cook University, 2018)
Introduction: Medical education in South Africa is facing a major paradigm shift. The urgency to increase the number of suitable, qualified and socially accountable health sciences graduates has brought to the fore the ...
Preparing graduates for interprofessional practice in South Africa : the dissonance between learning and practice
(Frontiers Media, 2021)
With South Africa's tumultuous history and resulting burden of disease and disability persisting post-democracy in 1994, a proposed decentralization of heath care with an urgent focus on disease prevention strategies ensued ...