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Knowledge, beliefs and practices of dietitians and doctors in South Africa on the use of the internet in healthcare
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
Background: In Africa, internet access and use is plagued by numerous barriers. Whilst South Africa (SA) boasts a better population penetration than the rest of Africa there is a lack of regulation regarding the internet ...
Job satisfaction of South African registered dietitians
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
Job satisfaction of registered dietitians (RDs) is a very poorly researched subject on a global scale. Apart from a handful of studies conducted in the United States of America (USA) from the 1980’s through to the early ...
Computer-based learning for the enhancement of breastfeeding training for South African undergraduate dietetic students
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
Introduction In order to address poor breastfeeding rates, both nationally and internationally, there is a great need for ongoing breastfeeding training for students of health care professions and health care workers ...
Aspects of nutritional knowledge, attitudes and practices of nurses working at the surgical division at the Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
INTRODUCTION: Adequate nutrition is required for patients to improve and maintain their health. Nurses are in one of the best positions to ensure adequate nutrition because of their holistic caring role. The aim of the ...
Factors influencing high socio-economic class mothers’ decision regarding formula feeding practices in the Cape Metropole
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
Objective: To identify the reasons why high socio-economic class women in the Cape Metropole decide not to breastfeed; to identify the factors that influence the decision-making process when deciding which infant formula ...