Articles by Keyword: Fitness For Purpose

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  1. Fitness for purpose in anaesthesiology: a review

    Fitness for purpose in anaesthesiology: a review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    The purpose of this review is to explore how fitness for purpose can be defined for anaesthesiology graduates and to delineate the parameters of this concept for anaesthesiology. Newly qualified anaesthesiology graduates experience difficulties with the transition from trainee to...
  2. A model for the evaluation of different production strategies for animal production from rangeland in developing areas: An overview

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    An interactive user‐friendly computer package is being developed to assist planners and managers with the evaluation of different livestock production strategies in semi‐arid regions. It comprises a hierarchy of simulation models that predict over time the effects of past and...
  3. The effect of Browse Plus<sup>™</sup> on nutrient intake, rumen pH and digestibility of a sole diet of <em>Leucaena leucocephala</em> forage

    The effect of Browse Plus<sup>™</sup> on nutrient intake, rumen pH and digestibility of a sole diet of <em>Leucaena leucocephala</em> forage

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The purpose of this study was to determine the neutralising effect of Browse Plus™ on condensed tannins in a sole diet of Leucaena forage and how that affected feed intake, rumen environment and passage of nutrients. Partial digestion methods were...
  4. The effect of feeding varying levels of <em>Leucaena leucocephala</em> on intake and digestibility of low-quality forages in the Highveld of South Africa

    The effect of feeding varying levels of <em>Leucaena leucocephala</em> on intake and digestibility of low-quality forages in the Highveld of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of varying levels of Leucaena supplement on the intake, flow and digestibility of nutrients of two low-quality forages. Partial digestion methods were used. The overall results showed that the supplementation...
  5. Categories of Human Risk Factors Which Impact on the Psychological Fitness of Construction Workers: A Review of the Evidence

    Categories of Human Risk Factors Which Impact on the Psychological Fitness of Construction Workers: A Review of the Evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This systematic review sought to identify and examine the evidence on human factors which impact on the psychological fitness of construction workers. Studies were reviewed spanning the period from 1966 to 2012. Database searches included 135 ScienceDirect and EBSCOHost sources,...
  6. TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    With its emphasis on task shifting and multi-trained and skilled outreach teams the primary healthcare (PHC) re-engineering strategy in South Africa depends on the training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers (CHWs) to provide a variety of TB/HIV services...
  7. Secondary Traumatic Stress, Psychological Wellbeing and Life Satisfaction of Social Workers in Namibia

    Secondary Traumatic Stress, Psychological Wellbeing and Life Satisfaction of Social Workers in Namibia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to investigate the relationships among secondary traumatic stress, psychological wellbeing (purpose in life, environmental mastery and self-acceptance) and life satisfaction of social workers of Namibia. A cross-sectional survey design was used with a sample...
  8. Effect of water trophic level on the impact of the water hyacinth moth <em>Niphograpta albiguttalis</em> on <em>Eichhornia crassipes</em>

    Effect of water trophic level on the impact of the water hyacinth moth <em>Niphograpta albiguttalis</em> on <em>Eichhornia crassipes</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Eutrophication contributes to the proliferation of alien invasive weed species such as water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes. Although the South American moth Niphograpta albiguttalis was released in South Africa in 1990 as a biological control agent against water hyacinth, no post-release...
  9. Physical activity knowledge, attitudes and practices of the elderly in Bloemfontein old age homes

    Physical activity knowledge, attitudes and practices of the elderly in Bloemfontein old age homes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The aim of this study was to describe physical activity knowledge, attitudes and practices of the elderly in Bloemfontein old age homes.