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Locating Xenophobia: Debate, Discourse, and Everyday Experience in Cape Town, South Africa

2010 Africa Today  
The second part of the paper presents the findings of primary, qualitative research conducted in Cape Town, South Africa, between October 2007 and April 2008.  ...  appeared in several newspapers, and his life and Locating Xenophobia: Debate, Discourse, and Everyday Experience in Cape Town, South Africa Belinda Dodson In May 2008, South Africa experienced an outbreak  ... 
doi:10.2979/aft.2010.56.3.2 fatcat:2fvlfhd56rbclmslswthy4vhoy

Outcomes in Adolescents Undergoing Treatment for Drug-resistant Tuberculosis in Cape Town, South Africa, 2008-2013

Sizulu Moyo, Jennifer J Furin, Jennifer Hughes, Johnny Daniels, Leigh Snyman, Odelia Muller, Vivian Cox, Amir Shroufi, Helen Cox
2014 Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases  
Acknowledgements We are grateful to the healthcare staff in Khayelitsha, the City of Cape Town and Province of the Western Cape health departments for the tireless efforts in this program, and we acknowledge  ...  Objectives This paper reports on the treatment outcomes for a group of adolescents undergoing treatment for DR-TB in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa between 2008 and 2013.  ...  Treatment for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Cape Town, South Africa, 2008-2013 Sizulu Moyo 1,* ; Jennifer J Furin 2 ; Jennifer Hughes 1 ; Johnny Daniels 1 ; Leigh Snyman 1 ; Odelia Muller 1 ;  ... 
doi:10.5812/pedinfect.17934 fatcat:hjf2ywpdrvcabixoinx7xemzye

Cohort Profile: The Khayelitsha antiretroviral programme, Cape Town, South Africa

Kathryn Stinson, Eric Goemaere, David Coetzee, Gilles van Cutsem, Katherine Hilderbrand, Meg Osler, Claudine Hennessey, Lynne Wilkinson, Gabriela Patten, Carol Cragg, Shaheed Mathee, Vivian Cox (+1 others)
2016 International Journal of Epidemiology  
Cape (PGWC) and the City of Cape Town metropolitan government, who fully fund all aspects of treatment provision.  ...  Approval to perform routine data analysis has been granted by the Human Research Ethics Committee, University of Cape Town.  ...  Research support to the cohort is currently funded by IeDEA and MSF, and the University of Cape Town also receives funding through the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in support of routine  ... 
doi:10.1093/ije/dyw057 pmid:27208042 fatcat:cetx5f7eivhn7favmii4nkpala

Medical inpatient mortality at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa, 2002-2009

Landon Myer, Emilee Smith, Bongani M Mayosi
2012 South African Medical Journal  
Despite the challenges facing healthcare in South Africa, empirical insights into the performance of healthcare services over time are scarce. Methods.  ...  Increasing medical inpatient mortality rates at a large South African academic hospital were most marked during the first 2 days after admission and appeared greatest among emergency medical inpatients  ...  Fig. 1 . 1 Mortality rates among medical inpatients at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa, (A) by calendar year, and (B) by duration of inpatient stay across calendar years.  ... 
doi:10.7196/samj.6285 pmid:23237120 fatcat:k7uouuxhozgzdmtjptl4dtk5hi

A qualitative study of methamphetamine initiation in Cape Town, South Africa

Andréa L. Hobkirk, Melissa H. Watt, Bronwyn Myers, Donald Skinner, Christina S. Meade
2016 International journal of drug policy  
Methods-In-depth interviews were conducted with 30 active methamphetamine users (13 women and 17 men) in Cape Town, South Africa.  ...  The goal of this study was to qualitatively examine factors associated with methamphetamine initiation in South Africa.  ...  We are grateful to all of the men and women who participated in this study and our study team in South Africa and the United States, especially Desiree Pieterse, Albert Africa, Tembie Mafikizolo, Mariana  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2015.10.006 pmid:26614737 pmcid:PMC4829462 fatcat:32jxul74v5bw7n554nxxvygaca

Rifampicin-monoresistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease among children in Cape Town, South Africa

A. Dramowski, M. M. Morsheimer, A. M. Jordaan, T. C. Victor, P. R. Donald, H. S. Schaaf
2012 The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease  
SETTING-Tygerberg Children's Hospital (TCH) and Brooklyn Chest Hospital (BCH), South Africa. OBJECTIVES-To describe paediatric cases of rifampicin (RMP) monoresistant tuberculosis (RMR-TB) disease.  ...  One child died from RMR-TB meningitis. Gene mutations consistent with RMR-TB were confirmed in five available samples.  ...  METHODS Setting The study was performed at TCH, a paediatric referral hospital and Brooklyn Chest Hospital (BCH), a TB referral centre in Cape Town, South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.5588/ijtld.11.0360 pmid:22236850 pmcid:PMC5523943 fatcat:5d4fybcg2zejnpdu53gtk34upm

Spatial economic evolution of the airport-centric developments of Cape Town and OR Tambo international airports in South Africa

Masilonyane Mokhele
2017 Town and Regional Planning  
The aim of this article is to explore the evolution of the airport-centric developments of Cape Town and OR Tambo international airports in South Africa.  ...  Sepheo sa atikele ena ke ho lekola phetoho ntshetsopeleng ya maemafofane a Cape Town matjhbatjhaba a OR Tambo Afrika Borwa.  ...  airports in South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.18820/2415-0495/trp70i1.3 fatcat:nkzf7d75vzcrjfvaiat7ifdfgq

Linkage to HIV Care and Antiretroviral Therapy in Cape Town, South Africa

Katharina Kranzer, Jennifer Zeinecker, Philip Ginsberg, Catherine Orrell, Nosindiso N. Kalawe, Stephen D. Lawn, Linda-Gail Bekker, Robin Wood, David Joseph Diemert
2010 PLoS ONE  
Methodology: Data on adult residents from a periurban community in Cape Town were collected at a primary care clinic and hospital.  ...  Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been scaled-up rapidly in Africa. Programme reports typically focus on loss to follow-up and mortality among patients receiving ART.  ...  Discussion This study evaluated the proportion of individuals linking to HIV care in a public sector service in Cape Town, South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013801 pmid:21072191 pmcid:PMC2970551 fatcat:rkseprfdhjfwzp2lvsbpbjxzkq

Drought response impacts on household water use practices in Cape Town, South Africa

Phikolomzi Matikinca, Gina Ziervogel, Johan Peçanha Enqvist
2020 Water Policy  
Cape Town recently endured a record-breaking drought which nearly ended in disaster for the city's water supply.  ...  CoCT's actions for managing the water crisis Cape Town, situated in the Western Cape Province of South Africa, has experienced the driest 3-year period (from 2015 to 2017) in the catchment area since rainfall  ...  In 2017 and 2018, the metropolitan municipality of the City of Cape Town (CoCT), South Africa, ramped up its price and non-price mechanisms (hereafter referred to as CoCT's actions) to encourage people  ... 
doi:10.2166/wp.2020.169 fatcat:u3xcxfkixnbdpfengyvy2hlu3i

Peritoneal dialysis technique survival at Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa

Kenneth C Kapembwa, Nabeel A Bapoo, Elliot K Tannor, M Razeen Davids
2017 African Journal of Nephrology  
Methods We conducted a descriptive, retrospective study at the Division of Nephrology, Tygerberg Academic Hospital (Cape Town, South Africa).  ...  [38] in other studies done in South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.21804/20-1-1917 fatcat:ryw7nrwy7ndx5jnuzbw4xf4lyu

A retrospective review of fatal electrocution cases at Tygerberg Forensic Pathology Services, Cape Town, South Africa, over the 5-year period 1 January 2008 - 31 December 2012

S Von Caues, C I Herbst, S A Wadee
2018 South African Medical Journal  
However, research on this topic in South Africa (SA) is scarce. Objectives.  ...  The study was a retrospective and descriptive case series of all the cases of death secondary to electrocution referred to the study facility from 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2012. Results.  ...  of Cape Town.  ... 
doi:10.7196/samj.2018.v108i12.13131 fatcat:rmqjv2s2cndhhndafo3zl52meq

A 10-year review of fatal community assault cases at a regional forensic pathology facility in Cape Town, South Africa

Celeste Ingrid Herbst, Marianne Tiemensma, Shabir Ahmed Wadee
2015 South African Medical Journal  
Also, cases were drawn from only one major medicolegal facility in Cape Town.  ...  cases (n=51) occurring in 2008.  ... 
doi:10.7196/samjnew.8274 pmid:26428591 fatcat:kc6u5deynvfspejweqx2uy66ra

Characteristics and outcome of long-stay patients in a paediatric intensive care unit in Cape Town, South Africa

T L Nupen, A C Argent, B Morrow
2016 South African Medical Journal  
Town, South Africa.  ...  setting was the 22-bedded multidisciplinary PICU of Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, situated in Cape Town, South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.7196/samj.2017.v107i1.11279 fatcat:jjmgkp2ekjemdpxxnwzvfrmvzy

Impact of social entrepreneurs on community development in the Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality area, South Africa

Russ Ngatse-Ipangui, Maurice O. Dassah
2019 The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa  
Social entrepreneurship in the Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality area South Africa, particularly the Cape Town Metropolitan area, has several social entrepreneurship pioneers.  ...  after South Africa attained independence, these organisations continue to have an important role in providing the residents of rural areas with services related to improving socioeconomic problems such  ... 
doi:10.4102/td.v15i1.474 fatcat:ydx3pnx5tffzvkj5fje66pnrci

Maternal near-miss audit in the Metro West maternity service, Cape Town, South Africa: A retrospective observational study

I A Iwuh, S Fawcus, L Schoeman
2018 South African Medical Journal  
Maternal deaths have been audited in the public sector Metro West maternity service in Cape Town, South Africa, for many years, but there has been no monitoring of near-misses. Objectives.  ...  [2, 3] The Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths in South Africa (SA) was introduced in 1998, and triennial reports show the MMR to be much higher than in developed countries, but slightly lower  ...  Most of the women lived in low-income and high-density areas of Cape Town, with the largest proportions from Gugulethu (38.4%) and Mitchell's Plain (24.1%).  ... 
doi:10.7196/samj.2017.v108i3.12876 fatcat:aeu24o7dcfcxpo5gpohzi5uwuy
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