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Health Care Sciences Latest Research Output: 2014

School of Health Care Sciences

Accredited Journals

  1. Dube NM, Tint KS and Summers RS. Early warning indicators of HIV drug resistance in adults in South Africa at 2 pilot sites, 2008-2010. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2014; 58 1607-1614
  2. Malangu N. Contribution of plants and traditional medicines to the disparities and similarities in acute poisoning incidents in Botswana, South African and Uganda. African Journal of Traditional Complementary and Alternative Medicines 2014; 11(2); 425-438
  3. Nguluwe BCJ, Havenga Y and Sengane MLM. Violence experienced by nurses working in acute psychiatric wards at a Gauteng hospital. African Journal of Nursing and Midwifery 2014; 16(1): 60-74
  4. Sengane MLM and Ledwaba MD. Attitudes of registered midwives towards termination of pregnancy and related procedures in Limpopo Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement1:2, 297-306
  5. Havenga Y, Poggenpoel M and Myburgh C. Developing a model: An illustration. Nursing Science Quarterly 2014; 27(2): 149-156
  6. Sedibe MH, Feeley AB, Voorend C, Griffiths PL, Doak CM and Norris SA. Narratives of urban female adolescents in South Africa: dietarty and physical activity practices in an obesogenic environment. South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2014; 27(3): 114-119
  7. Sedibe HM, Kahn K, Edin K, Gitau T, Ivarsson A and Norris SA. Qualitative study exploring healthy among adolescent girls in rural South Africa. BMC Pediatrics 2014; 14(211): 1-9
  8. Ehlert K and Naude AM.   Infection prevention and control measures currently applied in South African audiology. South African Journal of Communication Disorders 2014; 61(1): 1-11
  9. Pitout H. Barriers and strategies to increase research involvement of South African occupational therapists. South African Journal of Occupational Therapy 2014; 44(2): 18-21
  10. du Plessis S. Peer tutoring language code-switching lectures as a teaching strategy in multilingual classes. South African Journal of Higher Education 2014, 28(4): 1194-1215
  11. Mabope LA and Meyer JC. Access, pass, throughput and droput rates: Review of a problem-based learning Bpharm curriculum at a previously disadvantaged university in South Africa. African Journal of Health Professions Education 2014; 6(2): 133-137
  12. Taukobong NP, Myezwa H, Pengpid S and van Geertruyden JP. Knowledge, attitude and practice about health promotion amongst physiotherapists in South Africa. South African Journal of Physiotherapy 2014; 70 (3): 4-13
  13. Ngeleka PIM and Fernandes L. Contraceptive use amongst HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy in Artesia, Botswana. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance (AJPHERD) Supplement 1, 2014; 48-57
  14. Ogunjiofor SA and Fernandes L. Perceived benefits of cervical cancer screening amongst woment attending a primary healthcare facility in the Tshwane district of Gauteng Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance (AJPHERD) Supplement 1, 2014; 134-142
  15. Pitout H, Human A, Treadwell I and Sobantu NA. Healthcare students’ perceptions of a simulated interprofessional consultation in an outpatient clinic. Innovations in Education and Teaching International 2014; xx-xx; ?
  16. Mkwinda E, Sengane M and Lekalakala-Mokgele E. Palliative care nurses need concerning support of primary caregivers to people living with HIV/AIDS in Malawi. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance (AJPHERD) 2014; Supplement1:2: 433-443
  17. Lekalakala-Mokgele E. Perceptions and knowledge of elderly females of Ga-Rankuwa community of HIV risk: Fallacies and myths. Health Education, Recreation and Dance (AJPHERD) 2014; Supplement1:2: 325-335
  18. Lekalakala-Mokgele E. Understanding of the risk of HIV infection among the elderly in Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa. SAHARA J: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS Research Alliance 2014; 11 (1): 67-75
  19. Machiya T, Burnett RJ, Fernandes L, Francois G, De Schryver A, van Sprundel M, and Mphahlele MJ. Hepatitis B vaccination of healthcare workers at the Princess Marina Hospital, Botswana. International Health 2014; xx-xx
  20. Mogano PI, Schellack N and Gous AGS. Knowledge, practices and attitudes of professional nurses on prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV at a government hopital in Mabopane, Pretoria, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 183-193
  21. Bronkhorst E, Schellack N, Gous AGS and Pretorius JP. The need for pharmaceutical care in intensive care unit at a teaching hospital in South Africa. Southern African Journal of Critical Care 2014; 30(2): 41-44
  22. Annor AS, Schellack N and Gous AGS. Investigating potential drug-drug interactions associated with polypharmacy in the elderly at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Gauteng Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance; Supplement 1:1: 93-104
  23. Madiba S and Mphego Z. The implications of quality counseling and knowledge of mother to child HIV transmission for exclusive breast feeding practices of women receiving PMTCT services in Mpumalanga, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1; 175-187
  24. Mokwena K and Shiba D. Prevalence of postnatal depression symptoms in a primary health care clinic in Pretoria, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance; Supplement 1:1:116-127
  25. Mokwena KE and Huma M. Experiences of “nyaope‘ users in three provinces of South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 352-363
  26. Mokwena K and Morojele N. Unemployment and unfavourable social environment as contributory factors to nyaope use in three provinces of South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 374-384
  27. Monkwena K and Adeoti A. The prevalence of intimate partner violence in a sample of women attending a Public Hospital in North West Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 313-323
  28. Malahleha M and Mokwena KE. Knowledge and perceptions of vaginal microbicides among postgraduate healthcare students at the University of Limpopo, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 160-170
  29. Mndzebele SL. Prevalence and causes of early childhood caries in children less than 6 years old at Tembisa Hospital, South Africa. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 3396-408
  30. Mndzebele SL. Task-shifting and decentralization of health services as perceived by nurses in the Manzini Region of Swaziland. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 194-207
  31. Mndzebele SL and Kandolo TK. Tuberculosis control measures among healthcare workers at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 208-220
  32. Mndzebele SL and Kalambay JM. The influence of oral health knwoledge and perceptions on dental care behaviours amongst adults attending treatment at Berea Hospital, Lesotho. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 385-395
  33. Madiba S. Sexual initiation and readiness to have sex among in-school and out-of-school young women in Katima Mulilo district, Namibia. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 291-300
  34. Gumede S and Chelule PK. The level of knowledge, usage patterns and perceptions of fermanted foods for feeding children under-five years in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 244-252
  35. Madiba S and Langa J. Cultural practices interfere with adherence to exclusive infant feeding: A qualitative sudt among HIV positive post natal women in Hammanskraal, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 264-278
  36. Madiba S and Nekhumbe T. Life circumstances and reasons that campel women to seek termination of pregnancy in Vhembe district. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 58-73
  37. Madiba S and Ntuli B. The influence of the family on adherence to exclusive breastfeeding: Experiences of women living in extended family households n poorly resourced communities of Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 279-290
  38. Letsoalo R and Madiba S. Exploring the role of HIV disclosure in partner testing and willngness to use condoms. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 11-21
  39. Mokwena KE, Madiba S and Mokoena-Molepo P. A profile of psychiatric patients admitted to a rural hospital in Limpopo Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 366-377
  40. Chelule PK and Madiba S. Assessment of the effectiveness of rural allowances as a strategy for recruiting and retaining health professionals in rural public hospitals in the North West Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 84-92
  41. Lentsoane PP, Meyer JC, Schellack N and Cameron DA. Challenges in the provision of palliative care at resource-limited South African hospice settings. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 420-432
  42. Vagiri RV, Meyer JC and Gous AGS. Satisfation with aspects of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) amongst HIV positive patients attending a tertiary hospital clinic in South Africa African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 22-31
  43. Mkhonto F, Sengane M and Havenga Y. Experiences of women on intimate partner violence in a public hospital in Tshwane, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:2: 333-351
  44. Awolola TA, Meyer JC, Summers B and Johnson S. Identification of over-compliant patients and pill dumpers with the ‘mixed’ pill count method at an antiretroviral treatment clinic. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 105-115
  45. Baloyi GR, Meyer JC, Summers B and Johnson S. Loss to initiation on antiretroviral treatment (ART) after voluntary councelling and testing (VCT) at two VCT centres near Pretoria, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 1-10
  46. Bezuidenhout S and Meyer JC. Knowledge and awareness of HIV and AIDS amongst service-and support staff at a tertiary institution in South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 171-182
  47. Marais E, Schellack N and Meyer JC. Pharmacist intervention and patients’ knowledge regarding their chronic medication in a private hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 74-83
  48. Bezuidenhout S and Matlala M. Assessment of the knowledge of healthcare workers at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa regarding the South African National Health Insurance Scheme. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 234-243
  49. Bezuidenhout S, Ogunsanwo DA and Helberg EA. Patient satisfation at accredited antiretroviral treatment sites in the Gert Sibande District. African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine 204; 6(1): 1-6
  50. Tayob S, Bezuidenhout S and Helberg EA. Challenges in the management of medicine supply in primary health care centres in a district of Gauteng Province, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1:1: 152-159
  51. Mokgatle MM and Tshabalala MF. Utilization of antenatal care services and perceptions of early bookings among pregnant patients in East Ekurhuleni subdistrict clinics in Gauteng Province, South Africa. South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 143-151
  52. Kalonji KH and Mokgatle MM. Demographic profile of pregnant HIV-positive women accessing health care services in a public hospital Postmasburg, South Africa: A short report. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 32-47
  53. Mokgatle MM and Dauda MA. Socio-demographic factors associated with abuse among women who consulted at a community health care centre in Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng province, South Africa. South Africa: A short report. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 324-332
  54. Mokgatle MM and Menoe B. Prevalence of sexual coercion among students in an institution of higher learning in Gauteng Province, South Africa. South Africa: A short report. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; Supplement 1: 301-312
  55. Skaal L. Processes of change used by healthcare workers to participate in physical activity: What motivates healthcare workers to exercise? African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 2014; 19 (4:1)

Non-accredited Journals and Nonsubsidised Articles

  1. Malangu N. Factors associated with metabolic syndrome among HIV-positive patients at a health facility in Botswana. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research 2014; 4(12): 2352-2361
  2. Malangu N. Evaluating the scale-up of antiretroviral treatment sites in Kwazulu-Natal Province of South Africa: Achievements and challenges from 2005 to 2010. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research 2014: 6(3): 104-108
  3. Mndzebele SL and Tegegn GA. Knowledge, attitude and acceptance of voluntary male medical circumcision among male students attending Botswana University. Journal of Public Health and Epedimiology 2014; 6(10): 293-301
  4. Motshome P and Madiba S. Perceptions, reasons and experiences of disclosing HIV diagnosis to infected children in Kweneng District, Botswana. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research 2014; 4(2): 129-139
  5. Mokoena JD, Matlakala MC and Tladi FM. Learning and assessment of nursing unit management practice using a portfolio. Literacy Information and Computer Education Journal 2014; 5(3)
  6. Chelule PK, Mokgatle MM, Zungu LI and Chaponda A. Caregivers’ knowledge and use of fermented foods for infant and young children feeding in a rural community of Odi, Gauteng Province, South Africa. Health Promotion Perspectives 2014; 4(1): 54-60
  7. Madiba S and Letsoalo B. Disclosure, multiple sex partners and consistent condom use among HIV positive adults on antiretroviral therapy in Johannesburg, South Africa. World Journal of AIDS 2014; 4: 62-73
  8. Mokgatle MM. Predictors of sexual coercion among a cohort of Medunsa undergraduate students. Journal of Behavioral Health 2014; 3(1): 53-57

None accredited books

  1. Malahleha M, Mokwena K and Ahmed K. Knowledge and perceptions of vaginal microbicides among healthcare postgraduate students at the University of Limpopo. AID Research and Human Retroviruses 2014. (Abstract)
  2. Mogotlane SM, Manaka-Mkwanazi IM, Mokoena JD et al. Juta’s Manual of Nursing Volume 2. The practical Manual. (Book)