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  1. Key determinants of AIDS impact in Southern sub-Saharan Africa

    Key determinants of AIDS impact in Southern sub-Saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    To investigate why Southern sub-Saharan Africa is more severely impacted by HIV and AIDS than other parts of sub-Saharan Africa, I conducted a review of the literature that assessed viral, host and transmission (societal) factors. This narrative review evaluates: 1)...
  2. HIV/AIDS and auditory function in adults: the need for intensified research in the developing world

    HIV/AIDS and auditory function in adults: the need for intensified research in the developing world

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article reviews published research on auditory function in HIV-infected adults, while also highlighting the need for intensified research on this topic in Africa. It begins with an introduction to the effects of HIV disease and treatment on the auditory...
  3. A narrative review of research on the effects of physical activity on people living with HIV and opportunities for health promotion in disadvantaged settings

    A narrative review of research on the effects of physical activity on people living with HIV and opportunities for health promotion in disadvantaged settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The article explores different types and effects of physical activity for people living with HIV. Considering the lack of studies done in African contexts and the disparity between research settings and natural settings, a narrative review of the literature was...
  4. Media ownership and news framing: an analysis of HIV/AIDS coverage by Ugandan press

    Media ownership and news framing: an analysis of HIV/AIDS coverage by Ugandan press

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Applying framing theory, the present research analyzes trends in Ugandan news coverage and the prominent issue frames for HIV/AIDS-related stories. In order to determine the influence of other factors, such as media ownership and journalist origin, nearly 800 articles, from...
  5. A model for understanding the relationship between stigma and healthcare-seeking behaviour among people living with HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa

    A model for understanding the relationship between stigma and healthcare-seeking behaviour among people living with HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    People living with HIV or AIDS (PLHIV) in sub-Saharan Africa sometimes have care-seeking behaviours that result in a suboptimal quality of life. This paper seeks to examine the role of stigma in the care-seeking behaviour of PLHIV. We hypothesise that...
  6. The effects of mid- and late-rotation fertiliser application on tree growth and wood quality in softwood saw-timber stands: a critical review

    The effects of mid- and late-rotation fertiliser application on tree growth and wood quality in softwood saw-timber stands: a critical review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    The economic benefits of mid- and late-rotation fertiliser application in saw-timber stands are well documented. These benefits are significantly related to a reduction in the length of the compound interest period over which the investment in fertiliser is carried, compared...
  7. Regional Integration: Review of the Management Literature and Implications for Theory, Policy, and Practice

    Regional Integration: Review of the Management Literature and Implications for Theory, Policy, and Practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Regional integration is increasingly occurring in all corners of the world, and both domestic and multinational firms are facing the challenges and opportunities that accompany integration. In this article, we undertake a review of regional integration management literature and provide...
  8. Back to the future: reflections and directions of South African marine bioinvasion research

    Back to the future: reflections and directions of South African marine bioinvasion research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    Biological invasions continue to increase around the world, with impacts on many coastal marine systems. Here we review the South African marine invasion literature which, despite the field being relatively new, has grown to have significant presence in both the...
  9. HIV care and treatment experiences among female sex workers living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review

    HIV care and treatment experiences among female sex workers living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Female sex workers (FSW) living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa have poor engagement to HIV care and treatment. Understanding the HIV care and treatment engagement experiences of FSW has important implications for interventions to enhance care and treatment outcomes. We...
  10. Constructing a positive narrative for African sport consumerism

    Constructing a positive narrative for African sport consumerism

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Sport consumerism is a burgeoning field of practice and serves both the utilitarian and behaviouristic goals. The utilitarian aspects are aligned to derivatives of value generated through the sport consumption effort. Behaviourism in the consumer context suggests a communal narrative,...