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  1. Growth patterns and annual growth cycle of <em>Acacia karroo</em> Hayne in relation to water stress I. Leaf and shoot growth

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    A field study was conducted to describe the growth patterns of A. karroo at different levels of water stress in different edaphic situations.
  2. Effects of early winter gibberellic acid and mineral oil applications on flowering of young non-bearing clementine (<em>Citrus reticulata</em> Blanco.) and satsuma (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.) trees

    Effects of early winter gibberellic acid and mineral oil applications on flowering of young non-bearing clementine (<em>Citrus reticulata</em> Blanco.) and satsuma (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.) trees

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Gibberellic acid (GA3) and heavy mineral oil (Bac-oil) treatments, either individually or in combination, applied during the flower initiation period in early winter (April to July) were evaluated as a means to reduce flowering levels in young non-bearing citrus trees...
  3. Air layering and its potential in propagating <em>Uapaca kirkiana:</em> a fruit tree from the miombo woodland, Tanzania

    Air layering and its potential in propagating <em>Uapaca kirkiana:</em> a fruit tree from the miombo woodland, Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    The potential to propagate Uapaca kirkiana through air layering was investigated at Igumbilo forest, Tanzania. The objective was to determine the effect of time of setting air layers and use of indole-3-butyric acid (IBA) to promote rooting. Air layers were...
  4. Patients with type 2 diabetes and difficulties associated with initiation of insulin therapy in a public health clinic in Durban

    Patients with type 2 diabetes and difficulties associated with initiation of insulin therapy in a public health clinic in Durban

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Objectives: Many patients with type 2 diabetes are uncontrolled on maximum oral treatment. The early introduction of insulin can lower diabetes-related complications. The purpose of this study was to explore the reasons behind a perceived reluctance of patients with type...
  5. Adherence by a primary healthcare clinic in KwaZulu-Natal to the national HIV guidelines

    Adherence by a primary healthcare clinic in KwaZulu-Natal to the national HIV guidelines

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The decentralisation of antiretroviral therapy (ART) to primary health care (PHC) was rolled-out in South Africa in March 2010. PHC staff members are expected to initiate ART, monitor patients, and detect and refer patients with adverse events or virological...
  6. Early enteral nutrition compared to outcome in critically ill trauma patients at a level one trauma centre

    Early enteral nutrition compared to outcome in critically ill trauma patients at a level one trauma centre

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: The benefit of an early enteral nutrition start in critical ill patients is widely accepted. However, limited published data focus on trauma patients. This study aimed to investigate the effect of early enteral nutrition initiation on length of stay...
  7. License to cut and kill practice: a case report on botched circumcision in Mthatha region of South Africa

    License to cut and kill practice: a case report on botched circumcision in Mthatha region of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    The objective of this letter is to highlight the problem of deaths related with traditional circumcisions in the Mthatha region of South Africa. Mr. XY, a schoolboy, died as a result of traditional circumcision. He went to a traditional surgeon...
  8. A qualitative analysis of the barriers to antiretroviral therapy initiation among children 2 to 18 months of age in Swaziland

    A qualitative analysis of the barriers to antiretroviral therapy initiation among children 2 to 18 months of age in Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    HIV/AIDS remains one of the leading causes of death among children under 5 years old in Swaziland. Although studies have shown that early initiation of infants and children diagnosed with HIV on antiretroviral therapy (ART) significantly reduces mortality, many children...
  9. Managing human disturbance: factors influencing flight-initiation distance of birds in a West African nature reserve

    Managing human disturbance: factors influencing flight-initiation distance of birds in a West African nature reserve

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Escape behaviour in response to perceived predators can be employed as a guide when designating protected areas around sensitive bird species to minimise the impact of human disturbance. A key measure of escape response is flight-initiation distance (FID), the distance...