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Benign uterine conditions : correlating MRI and US findings : retrospective analysis of 33 patients.
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Promoting sanitation and nutrient recovery through urine separation: the role of health and hygiene education in the acceptance, utilisation, and maintenance of Urine Diversion Toilets (UDDT) in rural communities of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN).
Introduction This study was part of the VUNA project which aimed to develop an affordable solution system that produces a valuable fertilizer, reduces pollution of water resources and promotes health. South Africa is one ...
Paternal roles in promoting child well-being: what are the challenges facing paternal involvement in child healthcare in rural South Coast Kenya?
Introduction While it has long been accepted that mothers play a key role in child health outcomes, the role of the father is less well understood. The proposed study was nested in another study investigating the relationship ...
The effect of improved water and sanitation on the prevalence of schistosomiasis and soil transmitted helminths (STH) amongst female primary school aged children in Ugu District of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Background: Inadequate water supply and sanitation adversely affect the health and socio-economic development of communities and place them at risk of contracting S. haematobium and soil transmitted helminths (STH). AIM. ...
The profile of malaria and intestinal parasites among refugees attending the Denis Hurley Centre in central Durban in 2014.
The majority of the refugee population congregate and live in major South African cities, some in overcrowded housing without access to basic health care and social services. These conditions put them at risk of transmission ...
M-PH : knowledge, beliefs and attitudes regarding counselling behaviour for HIV and AIDS, STIs and TB : a survey of eThekwini district primary health care workers.
Background HIV infection continues to be a challenge in South Africa with new infections reported at alarming rates. Health Care Workers (HCWs) who are nurses consequently have frequent contact with HIV positive and TB ...
Antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic stewardship: knowledge, attitudes and perceptions amongst final-year undergraduate health professional students in a South African university.
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a major threat to human health. The World Health Organization (WHO) and subsequently the South African Department of Health have developed detailed plans to combat AMR including recommendations ...
Extended spectrum B-lactamase and plasmid mediated AmpC resistance in clinical isolates of escherichia coli from the central hospital of Maputo, Mozambique.
Antibiotic resistance is one of the main public health problems worldwide, reducing treatment options and increasing morbidity and mortality. The production of extendedspectrum β-lactamases (ESBLs), plasmid mediated (pAmpC) ...
Developing and evaluating a community-based HIV/AIDS stigma reduction intervention in Ongenga constituency of Ohangwena Region, Namibia.
Background: Namibia has been affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic with infected and affected persons experience stigma at different levels. As there were no local stigma reduction intervention tools, this study aimed to ...
Thiobarbituric acid a useful scaffold for medicinal chemistry.
Due to the growth number of infectious diseases, a huge demand of new antimicrobial agents are required. In this regard, Thiobarbituric acid (TBA) moieties were explored. As its name indicates, TBA is the sulfur version ...