Articles by Author: Wj Steinberg

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  1. Letters to the Editor

    Letters to the Editor

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
  2. Evaluation of Clinical Medicine in the Final Postgraduate Examinations in Family Medicine

    Evaluation of Clinical Medicine in the Final Postgraduate Examinations in Family Medicine

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The Family Medicine Department, University of the Free State (UFS) recently supervised the MFGP assessments of the College of Medicine in South Africa (first sitting), as well as the final assessment of the M Med Fam programme of the...
  3. Sonar findings of the uterus in patients on medroxyprogesterone acetate (Depo Provera) 150 mg injection

    Sonar findings of the uterus in patients on medroxyprogesterone acetate (Depo Provera) 150 mg injection

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone acetate) 150 mg intramuscular injection every 12 weeks is one of the most common, effective, affordable and popular methods of contraception. Depo Provera shows excellent results in comparison to oral contraceptive agents as well as the...
  4. An evaluation of the assessment tool used for extensive mini-dissertations in the Master's Degree in Family Medicine, University of the Free State

    An evaluation of the assessment tool used for extensive mini-dissertations in the Master's Degree in Family Medicine, University of the Free State

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Family Medicine became a speciality in South Africa in 2007. Postgraduate studies in Family Medicine changed from part-time Master of Family Medicine (MFamMed) to a full-time Master of Medicine (Family Medicine) [MMed(Fam)] degree, with changes in the curriculum and...
  5. Beliefs about medication, medication adherence and seizure control among adult epilepsy patients in Kimberley, South Africa

    Beliefs about medication, medication adherence and seizure control among adult epilepsy patients in Kimberley, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Patients with epilepsy regularly present to the Kimberley Hospital Complex’s emergency department and are managed and discharged but within a short period present again to casualty with seizures. This study aimed to explore whether beliefs about medication have any...
  6. Staphylococcus aureus on computer mice and keyboards in intensive care units of the Universitas Academic Hospital, Bloemfontein, and ICU staff’s knowledge of its hazards and cleaning practices

    Staphylococcus aureus on computer mice and keyboards in intensive care units of the Universitas Academic Hospital, Bloemfontein, and ICU staff’s knowledge of its hazards and cleaning practices

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Epidemiology and Infection
    Nosocomial infections result in severe health and fnancial diffculties for patients and healthcare facilities. The objective of the study was to determine the presence of Staphylococcus aureus on computer mice and keyboards in the intensive care units (ICUs) of Universitas...
  7. The needs and preferences of general practitioners regarding their CPD learning: a Free State perspective

    The needs and preferences of general practitioners regarding their CPD learning: a Free State perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) requires all registered Health Practitioners in South Africa to complete accredited learning opportunities, and provide proof thereof. CPD is the chosen model, which focuses on holistic development of the professional. The...
  8. Levels of burnout among registrars and medical officers working at Bloemfontein public healthcare facilities in 2013

    Levels of burnout among registrars and medical officers working at Bloemfontein public healthcare facilities in 2013

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Burnout is prevalent among medical personnel and affects their work environment. This study investigated the level of burnout among registrars and medical officers at public healthcare facilities in Bloemfontein.