Articles by Author: Gina Joubert

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  1. Letters

    Letters

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
  2. A comparison between South African psychiatrists' and paediatricians' knowledge, attitudes and current practices regarding the management of children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

    A comparison between South African psychiatrists' and paediatricians' knowledge, attitudes and current practices regarding the management of children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    The objective of this study was to determine the knowledge, attitudes and current practices of psychiatrists and paediatricians in South Africa regarding the management of children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), to determine if there are significant differences between them...
  3. The appropriateness of the South African Thoracic Society’s guidelines for antibiotic treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation in the Universitas Academic Hospital, Bloemfontein

    The appropriateness of the South African Thoracic Society’s guidelines for antibiotic treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation in the Universitas Academic Hospital, Bloemfontein

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Epidemiology and Infection
    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive disease predominantly associated with smoking. Exacerbation of COPD frequently results from respiratory infections. The South African Thoracic Society (SATS) recommends treatment with amoxicillin/ clavulanate, cefuroxime or a fuoroquinolone. The study aimed to...
  4. The needs and preferences of general practitioners regarding their CPD learning: a Free State perspective

    The needs and preferences of general practitioners regarding their CPD learning: a Free State perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) requires all registered Health Practitioners in South Africa to complete accredited learning opportunities, and provide proof thereof. CPD is the chosen model, which focuses on holistic development of the professional. The...
  5. The relationship between obesity, leptin, adiponectin and the components of metabolic syndrome in urban African women, Free State, South Africa

    The relationship between obesity, leptin, adiponectin and the components of metabolic syndrome in urban African women, Free State, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: Obesity prevalence is increasing worldwide. In South Africa, older and urbanised African women have significantly higher rates of obesity. Limited information is available on the relationship between anthropometric parameters, adipokines and metabolic health status of African women. This study...
  6. An assessment of the integrated nutrition programme for malnourished children aged six months to five years at primary healthcare facilities in Mangaung, Free State, South Africa

    An assessment of the integrated nutrition programme for malnourished children aged six months to five years at primary healthcare facilities in Mangaung, Free State, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: According to the World Health Organization (WHO), malnutrition can be linked to 45% of deaths in children under the age of five years. The Integrated Nutrition Programme (INP) was introduced in 1994 to address malnutrition in South Africa. There...
  7. Cannabis use and knowledge among medical students at the University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa

    Cannabis use and knowledge among medical students at the University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: The study aimed to investigate the prevalence of cannabis use among undergraduate medical students of the University of the Free State (UFS), and the extent of their knowledge about the substance.
  8. Commercial Forestry on Signal Hill and Lion's Head, Cape Town

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    The history of afforestation with alien tree species on Signal Hill and Lion's Head, which form part of the Table Mountain Nature Reserve, Cape Town, was reconstructed. The natural vegetation comprises mostly West Coast Renosterveld which is considered the most...