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Understanding the experiences of doctors who undertake elective operations on HIV/AIDS patients.
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Incidence of HIV infection in rural KwaZulu-Natal in the context of the epidemiology and impact of HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
South Africa has had one of the fastest growing HIV epidemics in the world and almost 30% of women attending public antenatal clinics (ANC) are currently infected with the virus. But as the epidemic is starting to level ...
Quality of paediatric care at King Edward VIII hospital.
The purpose of health service research is to produce knowledge that will contribute to the improvement in the delivery of health care and it is in this spirit that this study of the quality of paediatric care at King ...
An HIV/AIDS prevention intervention among high school learners in South Africa.
Introduction Nearly half of all new HIV infections worldwide occur in young people aged 15-24 years. Risky sexual behaviours may lead to the development of lifelong negative habits like having multiple partners, thereby ...
Measuring skilled attendance in the uThungulu District, KwaZulu-Natal in 2008.
Background The Millennium Development Goals call for two-third and three-quarter reductions in Perinatal Mortality Rates and Maternal Mortality Ratios. The main strategy towards achieving these reductions is to increase ...
A health expenditure review of the South African private health care sector from 2003 to 2006.
Introduction South Africa has a two tiered health care system: a private sector catering for seven of the 47 million people and public sector providing care to the majority. The private sector consists of for-profit providers ...
A cost analysis of a stepdown antiretroviral programme at the KwaDukuza District Municipality Clinic in the Ilembe District in KwaZulu-Natal for the period 1st April 2005 to 31st March 2006.
Introduction: While the antiretroviral (ARV) coverage has been scaled- up in the last 3 years in South Africa, there is limited data on the operating costs and financial sustainabihty of an anti- retroviral programme. Study ...
Evaluation of a measles immunisation campaign in Natal/KwaZulu.
Routinely collected data on vaccines supplied and administered, measles notifications and hospital admissions for measles were used to evaluate the 1990 measles immunisation campaign in Natal/KwaZulu. comparisons of the ...