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Association of neighbourhood and individual social capital, neighourhood economic deprivation and self-rated health in South Africa - a multi-level analysis
(Public Library of Science, 2013-07-29)
Introduction: Social capital is said to influence health, mostly in research undertaken in high income countries' settings. Because social capital may differ from one setting to another, it is suggested that its measurement ...
Training for health services and systems research in Sub-Saharan Africa : a case study at four East and Southern African Universities
(BioMed Central, 2013-12)
Abstract Background The need to develop capacity for health services and systems research (HSSR) in low and middle income countries has been highlighted in a number of international forums. ...
The social determinants of multimorbidity in South Africa
(BioMed Central, 2013-08)
Introduction: Multimorbidity is a growing concern worldwide, with approximately 1 in 4 adults affected. Most of the evidence on multimorbidity, its prevalence and effects, comes from high income countries. Not much is known ...