Articles by Author: Andy Beke

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  1. Predictors of survival among HIV-positive children on ART in Swaziland

    Predictors of survival among HIV-positive children on ART in Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The objective of the study was to determine predictors of survival among HIV-positive children (<15 years) in Swaziland. A retrospective cohort analysis of medical records for 4 167 children living with HIV who were initiated on antiretroviral therapy (ART) between...
  2. The translator status, the translation market and developing economies: A preliminary study of ASEAN countries

    The translator status, the translation market and developing economies: A preliminary study of ASEAN countries

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    The sociological turn in translation studies has called for more research into the actors involved in the translation process and wider contexts of translation qua social activity. Methods from various social sciences have been adopted and adapted to shed light...
  3. Children and youth at risk: adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP (<em>Amaqhawe</em>) programme in South Africa

    Children and youth at risk: adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP (<em>Amaqhawe</em>) programme in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper reports on the adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP programme (Collaborative HIV/AIDS and Adolescent Mental Health Programme) in South Africa with specific reference to outcome effects among adults. CHAMP was originally developed in the United States and...
  4. Willingness to care for children orphaned by HIV/AIDS: a study of foster and adoptive parents

    Willingness to care for children orphaned by HIV/AIDS: a study of foster and adoptive parents

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    There is substantial evidence to indicate that South Africa is facing the prospect of a large number of children, now and in the future, who will be orphaned as a result of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Following the incapacitation and/or death...
  5. Gender, famine and HIV/AIDS: rethinking new variant famine in Malawi

    Gender, famine and HIV/AIDS: rethinking new variant famine in Malawi

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Although making a large and rapid impact on our understandings of the interactions between famine and HIV/AIDS, the new variant famine hypothesis has had little critical scrutiny. This paper uses a case study of the Malawian food crisis of 2001/2002...
  6. Representations of HIV/AIDS management in South African newspapers

    Representations of HIV/AIDS management in South African newspapers

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    In South Africa, numerous strong policy statements emphasise the importance of involving communities in HIV/AIDS management, yet in practice such involvement tends to be tokenistic and minimal. Social representations in the public sphere constitute the symbolic dimension within which responses...
  7. A cross-sectional survey on the lifestyle and health-seeking behaviour of Basotho patients with diabetes

    A cross-sectional survey on the lifestyle and health-seeking behaviour of Basotho patients with diabetes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Objectives: The objectives of the study were to determine the level of practice of a healthy lifestyle, to assess the health education provided to patients with diabetes and to determine the prevalence of obesity among Basotho patients with diabetes.
  8. Aspects of the biology and ecology of the estuarine cirolanid isopod, <em>Cirolana fluviatilis</em>

    Aspects of the biology and ecology of the estuarine cirolanid isopod, <em>Cirolana fluviatilis</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    Trends in the distribution, population dynamics and reproductive biology of the estuarine cirolanid isopod, Cirolana fluviatilis, were investigated over a 12-month period in the warm–temperate Gamtoos River Estuary, by means of baited traps. Tolerance of adult isopods to combinations of...
  9. Can a luxury hotel compete without a spa facility? &ndash; Opinions from senior managers of London&rsquo;s luxury hotels

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    The development of the wellness facility within the luxury hotel sector around the world has been evident, with many professionals believing that spas are an expected element within luxury hotels. This paper has been written to provide further consideration for...