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Bridging the gap between clinical research evidence and practice : implementing the South African National Evidence-Based Asthma Guideline in Private and Public Practice in the Cape Metropole.
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background A need for primary care practitioners to utilise clinical research evidence in practice has been identified and is well described. However a chasm between evidence and practice still exists ...
Reasons for encounter and diagnoses at primary care level in Klipfontein subdistrict, Cape Town metropole.
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Aim: To enumerate the reasons for encounter (RFE) and the diagnoses (pre-existing or new) of patients seen in Klipfontein sub-district of the Western Cape. Design: Prospective, cross-sectional ...
Patients’ perceptions of the triage system in a primary healthcare facility, Cape Town, South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2016-06)
Background: In public healthcare facilities, where the patient numbers and the available resources are often disproportionate, triage is used to prioritise when patients are seen. Patients may not understand the triage ...