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African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine (2071-2936)
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The prevalence of neonatal jaundice and risk factors in healthy term neonates at National District Hospital in Bloemfontein 467 58 0 1 526
Why are babies born before arrival at health facilities in King Sabata Dalindyebo Local Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa? A qualitative study 445 10 0 12 467
Electronic health record system in the public health care sector of South Africa: A systematic literature review 221 94 0 1 316
Social and public health implications of the legalisation of recreational cannabis: A literature review 216 64 0 2 282
Financial management roles of nurse managers in selected public hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa 165 57 0 1 223
The value proposition of efficiency discount options: The government employees medical scheme emerald value option case study 150 6 0 14 170
An exploration of the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of Xhosa men concerning traditional circumcision 109 90 0 1 200
Doctors' views of disulfiram and their response to relapse in alcohol-dependent patients, Free State, 2009 188 3 0 0 191
Substance use amongst secondary school students in a rural setting in South Africa: Prevalence and possible contributing factors 121 53 0 1 175
Retail pharmacy prescription medicines' availability, prices and affordability in Eswatini 28 139 0 6 173
Barriers to adolescents' access and utilisation of reproductive health services in a community in north-western Nigeria: A qualitative exploratory study in primary care 45 107 0 16 168
The perception and knowledge about episiotomy: A cross-sectional survey involving healthcare workers in a low- and middle-income country 81 63 0 18 162
Factors hindering midwives' utilisation of alternative birth positions during labour in a selected public hospital 140 21 0 0 161
Accessibility of healthcare in rural Zimbabwe: The perspective of nurses and healthcare users 41 103 0 14 158
Transgender population's experiences with regard to accessing reproductive health care in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa: A qualitative study 133 11 0 3 147
Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS among senior high school students in Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis, Ghana 90 43 0 0 133
African Primary Care Research: Qualitative data analysis and writing results 45 27 0 52 124
Patient- or person-centred practice in medicine? - A review of concepts 108 13 0 1 122
A survey to assess the extent of public-private mix DOTS in the management of tuberculosis in Zambia 110 9 0 2 121
Geographical distribution and profile of medical doctors in public sector hospitals of the Limpopo Province, South Africa 99 17 0 2 118
Primary healthcare services in the rural Eastern Cape, South Africa: Evaluating a service-support project 72 29 0 13 114
Implementation of the principles of primary health care in a rural area of South Africa 26 85 0 2 113
Primary health care nursing students' knowledge of and attitude towards the provision of preconception care in KwaZulu-Natal 95 10 0 0 105
Adolescent-parent communication on sexual and reproductive health issues amongst secondary school students in Western Region 1 of The Gambia 23 69 0 12 104
Alcohol use amongst learners in rural high school in South Africa 82 18 0 1 101
Challenges experienced by South Africa in attaining Millennium Development Goals 4, 5 and 6 19 81 0 1 101
Sensitivity and specificity of malaria rapid diagnostic test (mRDT CareStatTM) compared with microscopy amongst under five children attending a primary care clinic in southern Nigeria 34 50 0 13 97
Knowledge, attitude and practice regarding lifestyle modification in type 2 diabetic patients 32 51 0 12 95
Levels of health literacy and English comprehension in patients presenting to South African primary healthcare facilities 68 14 0 12 94
Sociodemographic characteristics of persons committing suicide in Durban, South Africa: 2006-2007 69 11 0 13 93
To what extent does access to improved sanitation explain the observed differences in infant mortality in Africa? 83 7 0 1 91
Social support and coping in adults with type 2 diabetes 76 11 0 2 89
Reasons for non-compliance with quality standards at primary healthcare clinics in Ekurhuleni, South Africa 70 7 0 12 89
Prevalence, awareness, control and determinants of hypertension among primary health care professional nurses in Eastern Cape, South Africa 68 17 0 2 87
Retaining doctors and reducing burnout through a flexible work initiative in a rural South African training hospital 52 18 0 17 87
Factors associated with the knowledge of obstetric danger signs, and perceptions of the need for obstetric care amongst married young women in northern Nigeria 55 14 0 17 86
Early detection, care and control of hypertension and diabetes in South Africa: A community-based approach 60 12 0 13 85
African Primary Care Research: Choosing a topic and developing a proposal 41 31 0 12 84
Awareness of prevention of teenage pregnancy amongst secondary school learners in Makhado municipality 66 13 0 5 84
Profile of dog bite injuries in patients presenting at Kimberley Hospital Complex's emergency and gateway centres, 2015 to 2017 22 50 0 12 84
Exploring opportunities to enhance effectiveness of mobile health and nutrition strategy for providing health and nutrition services amongst pastoralists in Somali region, Ethiopia 55 14 0 15 84
Systematic review of factors influencing oral health-related quality of life in children in Africa 68 15 0 0 83
Neglected sexual dysfunction symptoms amongst chronic patients during routine consultations in rural clinics in the North West province 55 10 0 18 83
Review of the Umthombo Youth Development Foundation scholarship scheme, 1999-2013 15 67 0 0 82
Healthcare professionals' perceptions of community-based rehabilitation in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 46 17 0 19 82
Adherence to prescription-writing guidelines for outpatients in Southern Gauteng district hospitals 54 15 0 12 81
Epidemiology and factors associated with diarrhoea amongst children under 5 years of age in Engela district in the Ohangwena region, Namibia 56 13 0 12 81
Suboptimal control for patients with type 2 diabetes in the Central Chronic Medicine Dispensing programme in South Africa 55 10 0 16 81
Community perceptions of mental illness in rural Uganda: An analysis of existing challenges facing the Bwindi Mental Health Programme 64 15 0 1 80
The effectiveness of using text and pictograms on oral rehydration, dry-mixture sachet labels 40 23 0 17 80
Adolescent mothers: A qualitative study on barriers and facilitators to mental health in a low-resource setting in Cape Town, South Africa 56 9 0 14 79
Climate change and health within the South African context: A thematic content analysis study of climate change and health expert interviews 31 43 0 5 79
High prevalence of overall overweight/obesity and abdominal obesity amongst adolescents: An emerging nutritional problem in rural high schools in Limpopo Province, South Africa 56 17 0 5 78
Challenges experienced by community health workers and their motivation to attend a self-management programme 62 11 0 5 78
Prevalence and correlates of hazardous, harmful or dependent alcohol use and drug use amongst persons 15 years and older in South Africa: Results of a national survey in 2017 48 11 0 18 77
Significance of mental health legislation for successful primary care for mental health and community mental health services: A review 67 9 0 0 76
Towards cardiovascular disease prevention in Nigeria: A mixed method study of how adolescents and young adults in a university setting perceive cardiovascular disease and risk factors 49 10 0 17 76
The prevalence and psychosocial risk factors of chronic low back pain in KwaZulu-Natal 54 17 0 5 76
Knowledge and practices of parents about child eye health care in the public sector in Swaziland 58 16 0 1 75
Analysis of a SARS-CoV-2 daily screening programme for healthcare workers at a district hospital in KwaZulu-Natal, a quality improvement initiative 58 5 0 12 75
'It kinda sucks': Illness perception of a group of South African adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus 48 8 0 18 74
Insights of private general practitioners in group practice on the introduction of National Health Insurance in South Africa 59 12 0 2 73
Primary care nurses' preparedness for COVID-19 in the Western Cape province, South Africa 51 16 0 6 73
Exploring the socio-ecological levels for prevention of sexual risk behaviours of the youth in uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal 65 6 0 1 72
Delivery of primary health care in Malawi 22 37 0 13 72
Exploring the pregnant women's perspective of late booking of antenatal care services at Mbekweni Health Centre in Eastern Cape, South Africa 57 14 0 1 72
The roles of community health workers in management of non-communicable diseases in an urban township 53 14 0 4 71
The impact of health service variables on healthcare access in a low resourced urban setting in the Western Cape, South Africa 54 12 0 5 71
Facilitators and barriers to effective primary health care in Zimbabwe 58 13 0 0 71
Prevalence and causes of visual impairment among older persons living in low-income old age homes in Durban, South Africa 49 8 0 14 71
Post-training and mentorship experiences of KidzAlive-trained healthcare workers at primary healthcare facilities in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 33 29 0 9 71
Knowledge and utilisation of National Health Insurance Scheme among adult patients attending a tertiary health facility in Lagos State, South-Western Nigeria 62 7 0 1 70
Emergency contraceptive knowledge, attitudes and practices among female students at the University of Botswana: A descriptive survey 41 24 0 4 69
Barriers to men's involvement in antenatal and postnatal care in Butula, western Kenya 58 10 0 1 69
The experiences of teleradiology end users regarding role extension in a rural district of the North West province: A qualitative analysis 46 10 0 13 69
Effect of diabetes self-management education on glycaemic control among type 2 diabetic patients at a family medicine clinic in Kenya: A randomised controlled trial 62 6 0 0 68
Exploring the occupational therapist's role in primary health care: Listening to voices of stakeholders 54 13 0 0 67
Community Oriented Primary Care 58 8 0 0 66
Exploring the beliefs and attitudes of private general practitioners towards national health insurance in Cape Town, South Africa 52 13 0 1 66
Perceptions, attitudes and understanding of health professionals of interprofessional practice at a selected community health centre 45 4 0 17 66
Community-oriented primary care for National Health Insurance in South Africa 52 9 0 5 66
Healthcare workers' perceptions and experiences of implementing voluntary medical male circumcision in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 43 8 0 13 64
Service-learning in response to the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic: Emerging lessons from the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health at the University of Botswana 46 5 0 13 64
Outcome of illustrated information leaflet on correct usage of asthma-metered dose inhaler 56 7 0 0 63
Knowledge, attitude and preventive practices of sexually transmitted infections among unmarried youths in an urban community in Lagos State, Nigeria 37 14 0 12 63
Perceptions of strategies to facilitate caring for patients in primary health care clinics 29 17 0 17 63
African Primary Care Research: Qualitative interviewing in primary care 54 7 0 1 62
Knowledge, attitude and practice of infant feeding in the first 6 months among HIV-positive mothers at the Queen Mamohato Memorial hospital clinics, Maseru, Lesotho 49 12 0 1 62
Experiences of school health nurses regarding the provision of the school health service delivery in the Tshwane district 43 17 0 2 62
Nutrition knowledge, attitudes and practices of primary school children in Tshwane Metropole, South Africa 38 24 0 0 62
What the elderly experience and expect from primary care services in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 54 7 0 1 62
The perspectives of nursing students regarding the incorporation of African traditional indigenous knowledge in the curriculum 37 12 0 13 62
CLEVER maternity care: A before-and-after study of women's experience of childbirth in Tshwane, South Africa 42 9 0 11 62
Improving access to health care in a rural regional hospital in South Africa: Why do patients miss their appointments? 39 13 0 9 61
Generalist practitioners' self-rating and competence in electrocardiogram interpretation in South Africa 39 9 0 13 61
Current status of family medicine in Kenya; family physicians' perception of their role 35 12 0 14 61
An ethnographic study exploring the experiences of patients living with cancer illness in support group settings in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 30 12 0 19 61
A framework for implementation of community-orientated primary care in the Metro Health Services, Cape Town, South Africa 42 6 0 12 60
Barriers and facilitators in the implementation of bio-psychosocial care at the primary healthcare level in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo 34 8 0 18 60
Harm reduction in practice - The Community Oriented Substance Use Programme in Tshwane 34 11 0 14 59
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