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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. Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study determined the relationship between coping, occupational wellbeing (as measured by burnout and work engagement), and job satisfaction of nurses in two private hospitals in Namibia. A cross-sectional research design was used. One-hundred and ninety-one nurses employed in two...
  3. Psychological Contract in HIV Prevention Clinical Trials in Resource Poor Communities in Africa

    Psychological Contract in HIV Prevention Clinical Trials in Resource Poor Communities in Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The paper explored the application of psychological contract in HIV prevention clinical trials in resource poor communities in Africa. The psychological contract was discussed in relation to practices in New HIV Prevention Technologies in Africa. From this discussion, it would...
  4. Student Nurses' Experiences of The Clinical Psychiatric Learning Environment in an Education Institution

    Student Nurses' Experiences of The Clinical Psychiatric Learning Environment in an Education Institution

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated lived experiences of student nurses working in a clinical psychiatric learning environment in South Africa. Participants were 29 fourth-year student nurses in the clinical psychiatric learning environment at a nursing education institution (females = 27; males =2)...
  5. Victimisation in the Lives of Lesbian-Identified Women in South Africa: Implications for Clinical Assessment and Treatment

    Victimisation in the Lives of Lesbian-Identified Women in South Africa: Implications for Clinical Assessment and Treatment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Few clinical studies have examined victimisation in the lives of lesbian women in South Africa and whether there are distinct implications for psychological treatment. This paper presents the assessment and treatment of a lesbian-identified South African survivor of childhood sexual...
  6. Perceived Stress of Dental Students

    Perceived Stress of Dental Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study aimed to investigate the perceived stress of dental students at a South African medical facility. Data on stress levels in a dental school environment were collected from eighty eight students in their clinical years of study, using the...
  7. HIV disclosure and other factors that impact on adherence to antiretroviral therapy: the case of Soweto, South Africa

    HIV disclosure and other factors that impact on adherence to antiretroviral therapy: the case of Soweto, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Some authors argue that there are no predictors of adherence to medication, while others proffer indicators of likely adherence. These contextual factors are wide-ranging and may be interdependent. There are few studies of adherence in resource-poor settings. Of these, many...
  8. Talking about sex in Botswana: social desirability bias and possible implications for HIV-prevention research

    Talking about sex in Botswana: social desirability bias and possible implications for HIV-prevention research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Evaluations of the safety, effectiveness, and feasibility of HIV prevention interventions rely on self-reported sexual behaviour data. The accuracy of such data has sometimes been questioned. The absence of a so-called objective measure of sexual behaviour complicates this. Social desirability...
  9. Socio-demographic and clinical features of HIV-positive outpatients at a clinic in south-west Nigeria

    Socio-demographic and clinical features of HIV-positive outpatients at a clinic in south-west Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Despite the increasing prevalence of HIV in Nigeria, there is scarce knowledge about the spectrum of HIV-related diseases in the country. This paper documents the profile of outpatients seen at the HIV clinic of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH),...
  10. Neurological manifestations of HIV infection in Nigerians

    Neurological manifestations of HIV infection in Nigerians

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Nervous system complications commonly accompany HIV infection and are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. HIV incidence has been progressively increasing in Nigeria, yet the neurological manifestations of the disease have not been systematically studied in Nigerians. This study aimed...