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Non-communicable diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa : the case for cohort studies
(Public Library of Science, 2010-05-11)
We believe there is an urgent need for longitudinal cohorts based in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). This conclusion is drawn from the fact that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) cause a large and growing disease burden (please ...
Confronting the illusion of certainty : what has clinical epidemiology contributed?
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006)
Evidence-based African first aid guidelines and training materials
(Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2011-07)
This Health in Action report describes the African First Aid Materials project (AFAM, http://www.afam.redcross.be/). This project developed evidence-based guidelines on how basic first responders should be trained to ...
Patient adherence to tuberculosis treatment : a systematic review of qualitative research
(Public Library of Science, 2007-07-24)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Background Tuberculosis (TB) is a major contributor to the global burden of disease and has received considerable attention in recent years, particularly in low- and middle-income countries where it is ...