Articles by Author: Lindiwe Priscilla Cele

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  1. High level of initial default among smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis in eThekwini health district, KwaZulu-Natal

    High level of initial default among smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis in eThekwini health district, KwaZulu-Natal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    In this study, initial tuberculosis (TB) default was measured in clinics in a district with a high incidence of TB. A retrospective review of TB case identification registers in 2007 found 4049 (9.0%) new smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) cases...
  2. Qualities of King Shaka as portrayed in Zulu oral testimony and in izibongo

    Qualities of King Shaka as portrayed in Zulu oral testimony and in izibongo

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    There are disparities in the way Shaka is portrayed in oral literature. These become evident in the way the king is depicted in the three distinct periods during which the oral history of Shaka was recorded: first by his contemporaries...
  3. Crossing the Invisible Line: Exploring Women's Secretive Alcohol Dependence and Barriers to Accessing Treatment

    Crossing the Invisible Line: Exploring Women's Secretive Alcohol Dependence and Barriers to Accessing Treatment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explores the discursive accounts of women's alcohol dependence, treatment history and barriers in accessing alcohol dependence treatment. Participants were 10 women with alcohol dependency (age range=30 to 65, ethnicity= 70% White and 30% Black). Data were collected through...
  4. Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the experiences of managers and healthcare personnel involved in a functional healthcare public private partnership (PPP) in a semi-rural area situated in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Data on how managers and healthcare personnel experienced their...
  5. IMPROVING CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH THROUGH SCHOOLS: LEARNING FROM AUSTRALIA

    IMPROVING CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH THROUGH SCHOOLS: LEARNING FROM AUSTRALIA

    Child and adolescent health is a serious concern in South Africa With a growing population of young people with unacceptable levels of mortality, morbidity and risk-taking behaviour, schools should be utilised to address certain health issues.
  6. An APPRAISAL analysis of the discourse of student assistants' reports at an Eastern Cape girls' boarding school

    An APPRAISAL analysis of the discourse of student assistants' reports at an Eastern Cape girls' boarding school

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This article reports on a pilot investigation into the language of assessment in a bi-weekly report system of an urban South African all-girls boarding school. The data are drawn principally from four student assistants working in one of the school's...
  7. Urban and rural differences in HIV/AIDS stigma in five African countries

    Urban and rural differences in HIV/AIDS stigma in five African countries

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Stigma and discrimination have been widely researched, especially within the context of health. In the context of HIV/AIDS, studies have shown that stigma variously impacts on prevention, on accessing treatment, and on care programmes. Decreasing stigma is therefore an important...
  8. Health Promoting Schools In South Africa: Needs And Prospects

    Health Promoting Schools In South Africa: Needs And Prospects

    This paper discusses the need for health promoting schools in South Africa and presents an overview of the present situation in this regard. It further examines priorities for the future and identifies strategies for creating health promoting schools in South...
  9. Wastewater and solid waste disposal patterns of Dukem town households in Ethiopia

    Wastewater and solid waste disposal patterns of Dukem town households in Ethiopia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Epidemiology and Infection
    The objective of this descriptive, cross-sectional study was to assess wastewater and solid waste management by the households of Dukem, a town in Ethiopia. A total of 391 households were selected using stratifed random sampling techniques. Face-to-face interviews were carried...
  10. Factors influencing work readiness of graduates: An exploratory study

    Factors influencing work readiness of graduates: An exploratory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study aimed to determine the factors that influenced the work readiness of graduate and post-graduate social sciences students. An ex post facto design study was undertaken with 183 participant students from Makerere University, Uganda (n=73) and the University of...