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Learning experiences of physiotherapy students during primary healthcare clinical placements
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2014-10)
Background. Primary healthcare (PHC) is necessary to address the health needs of communities. It creates the opportunity for the attainment of curricular outcomes through community-based education. Appropriate learning ...
Nutrition education message topics and accessibility for the well-being of infants in an urban slum area
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of the study was to contribute to the nutritional well-being of 0 - 24 month old children who attend primary health care clinics (PHC) in Duncan Village, an urban slum. This was to be achieved ...
Barriers and enablers for the development and implementation of allied health clinical practice guidelines in South African primary healthcare settings : a qualitative study
(BioMed Central, 2017)
Background: The South African allied health (AH) primary healthcare (PHC) workforce is challenged with the complex rehabilitation needs of escalating patient numbers. The application of evidence-based care using clinical ...
Implementation of the principles of primary health care in a rural area of South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2014-02)
Background: The philosophy of primary healthcare forms the basis of South Africa’s health policy and provides guidance for healthcare service delivery in South Africa. Healthcare service provision in South Africa has shown ...
Has universal screening with Xpert® MTB/RIF increased the proportion of multidrugresistant tuberculosis cases diagnosed in a routine operational setting?
(Public Library of Science, 2017-02-15)
Setting: Primary health services in Cape Town, South Africa where the introduction of Xpert® MTB/RIF (Xpert) enabled simultaneous screening for tuberculosis (TB) and drug susceptibility in all presumptive cases. Study ...
Mapping South African allied health primary care clinical guideline activity : establishing a stakeholder reference sample
(BioMed Central, 2016-10-10)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Background: Little is known about allied health (AH) clinical practice guideline (CPG) activity in South Africa, and particularly in relation to primary health care (PHC). This paper reports on a scoping ...
The roles and training of primary care doctors : China, India, Brazil and South Africa
(BioMed Central, 2015-12-04)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : China, India, Brazil and South Africa contain 40% of the global population and are key emerging economies. All these countries have a policy commitment to universal health coverage with an emphasis on ...
Multi-morbidity and non-communicable diseases in South African primary health care
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : INTRODUCTION: Multi-morbidity in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is becoming more and more recognised phenomenon and this places a huge burden on the healthcare providers as the complexity of managing ...
Inhaled steroid use in adult asthmatics - Experience at a primary health care centre
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2005)
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The availability, utilisation and needs for continuing professional development of rural general practitioners in the Western and Northern Cape
(Medpharm Publications, 2000)
Continuing professional development (CPD) is receiving increasing attention in South Africa. The introduction of recertification based on a system of obligatory CPD by the Health Professions Council of South Africa has ...