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A medical audit of the managment of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV-positive patients in the Cape Winelands (East) district, Western Cape
(Medpharm Publications (Pty) Ltd, 2012-08)
Background: Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) has become the most common type of community-acquired meningitis. CM has a poor outcome if the initial in-hospital treatment does not adhere to standard guidelines. The aim of this ...
Exploring the health knowledge carried by older Xhosa women in their home situation, with special focus on indigenous knowledge
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Rationale: Critical questions have been raised about the overcrowding of primary care services, such as community health centres (CHCs) and clinics in predominantly Xhosa-occupied areas in the Western and ...
How far does family physician supply correlate with district health system performance?
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-06)
Background: Since 2011, a new cadre of family physicians, with 4 years of postgraduate training, was deployed in the district health services of the Western Cape, and tasked witha considerable range of duties aimed at a ...