Articles by Author: Trust Saidi

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  1. Towards the socialization of science, technology and innovation for African development

    Towards the socialization of science, technology and innovation for African development

    Developing countries, particularly those in Africa, have not been able to fully exploit the opportunities presented by recent Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) advances to address their developmental needs. The reasons for this include lack of supporting infrastructure, shortage of...
  2. The vegetation of Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, south-eastern Zimbabwe

    The vegetation of Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, south-eastern Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The vegetation of Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve in Zimbabwe (39 378 ha) was classified and mapped in 2003 using an integrated approach of ground-based measurement and remote sensing. Environmental variables, structure and composition of the tree, shrub and herbaceous layers were...
  3. Estimating population size of Saddle-billed Storks <em>Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis</em> in southern Kruger National Park, South Africa

    Estimating population size of Saddle-billed Storks <em>Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis</em> in southern Kruger National Park, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Counting Saddle-billed Storks in a study area the size of the Kruger National Park, at 2.2 million ha, is difficult because the birds are long-lived, sparse in the landscape and have large home ranges. Aerial surveys conducted to date provide...
  4. Effects of crop diversity on bird species richness and abundance in a highland East African agricultural landscape

    Effects of crop diversity on bird species richness and abundance in a highland East African agricultural landscape

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    We examined the effects of crop diversity on avian species richness and abundance in the highland farmlands of Nyandarua, Kenya. We surveyed birds using point counts and recorded habitat data at the same locations estimating cover and growth stage of...
  5. Maxillary brown tumour: unusual presentation of parathyroid carcinoma

    Maxillary brown tumour: unusual presentation of parathyroid carcinoma

    This is a report of a maxillary brown tumour caused by primary hyperparathyroidism (HPT) secondary to parathyroid carcinoma. A 62-year-old man presented with a large swelling in the right maxilla, which caused right-sided nasal obstruction, intermittent bleeding and diplopia. A...
  6. Intraoperative fluid therapy in neonates

    Intraoperative fluid therapy in neonates

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    The evidence base for the administration of intraoperative fluids in neonates is poor and extrapolated from adults and children. Differences from adults and children in physiology and anatomy of neonates inform our practice.
  7. Mothers’ perinatal and infant mental health knowledge in a Johannesburg township setting

    Mothers’ perinatal and infant mental health knowledge in a Johannesburg township setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: This paper examines maternal knowledge regarding perinatal and infant mental health amongst mothers in Alexandra township, Johannesburg. The applicability and utility of these Western-derived concepts in a low socio-economic South African setting is examined.