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An assessment of the effectiveness of knowledge of breast cancer and breast self-examination in women in Sierra Leone.
This research is a follow up of a "Breast Week" which was organized in Freetown, Sierra Leone. The specific objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness of the knowledge and teachings given to the women who ...
Occupational exposures and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease : a hospital-based case-control study.
Aim The aim of this study was to determine the contribution of occupational exposures to the burden of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) among a sample of hospital based patients. Methods Cases (n=110) with ...
Developing a provincial epidemiologic and demographic information system for health policy and planning in Kwazulu-Natal.
Since 1994, a turning point in the history of South Africa (SA), significant changes were made in the delivery of health services by the public sector, provincially and nationally. The process of change involved making ...
The practice of the traditional birth attendants during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum period in rural South Africa.
This study was undertaken to investigate the practice of Traditional Birth Attendants (TBA) during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period. The overall goal of this study was to promote safe motherhood. This study was ...
Effects of psychoeducation on medication compliance and symptom management for clients with bipolar affective disorder attending community psychiatric clinics in Ethekwini health district .
This study was aimed at evaluating effects of psycho education on medication compliance and symptom management for clients with bipolar affective disorder attending community psychiatric clinics in the Ethekwini Health ...