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A symptom-specific quality of life questionnaire for dysphagia.
Dysphagia is a common clinical problem. It is a distressing symptom which impacts negatively on the quality of life (QOL) of patients. There is increasing recognition that assessing QOL gives a broader perspective when ...
An exploration of the teaching beliefs and practices of adult basic education and training teachers of reading.
This case study examines the pedagogy of early reading in a South African Basic Education Centre. Existing literature shows that illiteracy among adults in South Africa is a great concern. The acquisition of reading ...
Likelihood based statistical methods for estimating HIV incidence rate.
Estimation of current levels of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) incidence is essential for monitoring the impact of an epidemic, determining public health priorities, assessing the impact of interventions and for ...
Evaluation of strategies to combine multiple biomarkers in diagnostic testing.
A challenge in clinical medicine is that of correct diagnosis of disease. Medical researchers invest considerable time and effort to enhance accurate disease diagnosis. Diagnostic tests are important components in modern ...
The immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome after antiretroviral therapy initiation in patients with tuberculosis: findings from the SAPiT trial.
(American College of Physicians., 2012-09-04)
Background: Concerns about the immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) remain a barrier to antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation during antituberculosis treatment in co-infected patients. Objective: To ...
Exploring alternative assessment strategies in science classrooms.
The knowledge children bring to the classroom or construct in the classroom may find expression in a variety of activities and is often not measurable with the traditional assessment instruments used in science classrooms. ...
Preexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention.
(Massachusetts Medical Society., 2012-08-02)
No abstract available.
Cultivation of Combretum bracteosum (Hochst.) Brandis.
In maximizing South Africa's floral diversity, plant propagators have begun exploiting the rich array of indigenous plants, especially those with horticultural potential. Plants previously unavailable to the professional ...
Occupational stress and work engagement of dog unit members in the South African police service : a qualitative study.
Police officers have a significant role to play in the stability, economic growth, and development of South Africa. Therefore, it is critical for the South African Police Service (SAPS) to have police officers who are ...