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2007-2009

Articles in accredited journals

Van den Akker, T., Mwagomba, B., Irlam, J. Van Roosmalen, J. 2009. Using audits to reduce incidence of uterine rupture in a Malawian district hospital. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, 107: 289-294.

Vivian, L., Marais, A., McLaughlin, S., Falkenstein, S. and Argent, A. 2009. Relationships, trust, decision-making and quality of care in a paediatric intensive care unit. JOURNAL OF INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, 35(9): 1593-1598.

Havenaar, J.M., Geerlings, M.I., Vivian, L., Collinson, M. and Robertson, B. 2007. Common mental health problems in historically disadvantaged urban and rural communities in South Africa: prevalence and risk factors. SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2008, 43:209-215. Doi 10.1007/s00127-007-0294-9.

Munro, S., Lewin, S.A., Swart, T. and Volmink, J. 2007. A review of health behaviour theories: how useful are these for developing interventions to remote long-term medication adherence for TB and HIV/AIDS? BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2007, 7:104, doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-104.

Munro, S.A., Lewin, S.A., Smith, H.J., Engel, M.E., Fretheim, A. and Volmink, J. 2007. Patient adherence to tuberculosis treatment: A systematic review of qualitative research. PLoS MEDICINE 2007, 4(7): 1230-1245, e238.

Keikelame, M.J. and Swartz, L. 2007. Parents' understanding of the causes and management of their children's epilepsy in Khayelitsha, Cape Town. SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY 2007, 37(2): 307-315.

Articles in non-accredited journals

Irlam, J., Keikelame, MJ. and Vivian, LMH. 2009. Integrating the primary health care approach into a medical curriculum: a programme logic model. AFRICAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS EDUCATION, 1(1): 8-10.

Vivian, L. 2009. Obituaries. Pauline Winifred Lane-Mitchell (nee Balmer). BMJ, 338: b361.

Irlam, J. 2008. Dare to be RISCY! (Letter to the Editor). EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE, 10 June 2008.

Irlam, J., Mayosi, B.M., and Gaziano, T.A. Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease: Primary Prevention is the cost Effective Option. (Letter to the Editor). INDIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 75, January 2008.

Irlam, J. 2007. The hope of "health for all" (Letter to the Editor). CAPE TIMES, 5 September 2007.

Vivian, L.M. 2007. Public health catastrophe hits hard in Zimbabwe (Letter to the Editor). THE SUNDAY INDEPENDENT, 22 July 2007.

Conference abstracts

Vivian, L. 2007. Non-verbal behaviour in care-giving practices in the pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Red Cross Children's Hospital, Cape Town, ZA. A SUPPLEMENT TO PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2007, 8(3): A27, NC Symp 2.2.841.

 

McLaughlin, S., Hatherill, M., Vivian, L., Cowburn, C. and Argent, A. 2007. Qualitative outcome of critically ill HIV-infected children started on antiretroviral therapy (ART). A SUPPLEMENT TO PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2007, 8(3): A238, FP 17.3.838.

 

Dissertations

Vivian, L.M. 2008. Psychiatric disorder in Xhosa-speaking men following circumcision. Thesis presented for the degree of Doctorate of Philosophy, Dept of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, pp 1-263.

 

Online works

Irlam, J., Visser, M., Gichuhi, S., Rollins, N. and Siegfried, N. 2008. Micronutrient supplementation in children and adults with HIV infection. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2008, Art No: CD005643, doi: 0.1002/14651858.CD005643.pub2.

Atkins, S., Lewin, S., Smith, H., Engel, M., Fretheim, A. and Volmink, J. 2008. BMC MEDICAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2008, Issue 8:21, doi:10.1186/147-2288-8-21, http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2288/8/21. (Atkins affiliated to Primary Health Care Directorate)

Gichuhi, S., Irlam J.H. 2007. Interventions for squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva in HIV-infected individuals. COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2007, Issue 2, Art No: CD005643

Extension and development work

De Vries, E. and Irlam, J. 2009. Presentation at RuDASA Conference, Magaliesberg, South Africa, 27-30 August. Career plans of final year medical students in South Africa.

Irlam, J. 2009. External Reviewer on a peer review of the relationship between the Health Sciences Faculty of the University of Pretoria and its health service partners, 21-23 October. Collaboration for Health Equity through Education and Research (CHEER).

Irlam, J. 2009. Associate Staff Member, South African Cochrane Centre, 30 April 2008-30 April 2011.

Irlam, J. 2009. External Examiner for MSc in Clinical Epidemiology (Diagnosis and Screening Module), University of Stellenbosch, Faculty of Health Sciences, Dept of Community Health, July 2009-June 2010.

Vivian, LM., McKay, A. and Msimeki, N. 2009. Presentation at 63 Congresso SIAARTI/10th Congress of WFSICCM/6th Annual Congress of WFCCN International Meeting of WFPICCS 28 August-1 September, Florence, Italy. Medical student’s narratives on non-verbal communication in a PICU.

Vivian, LM., Swanepoel, C., Burch, V. and Argent, A. 2009. Poster presentation at 63 Congresso SIAARTI/10th Congress of WFSICCM/6th Annual Congress of WFCCN International Meeting of WFPICCS 28 August-1 September, Florence, Italy. Pattern recognition of culture and bio-psychosocial information in a PICU.

Vivian, LM. 2009. Presentation at Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Celebrating 50 Years of Interdisciplinarity, 24-27 September, Yale University, United States of America. Changing bodies and circumcision practices for Xhosa-speaking men in the context of mental health and masculinity.

Keikelame, MJ. 2009. Presentation at the International Conference on Epilepsy Stigma and Discrimination, 13-17 April, Zambia, Lusaka, What message does the Epilepsy South Africa Logo convey?

Keikelame, MJ. 2009. Abstract for presentation at the 9th Annual Society of Midwives SA Congress, 1-4 December 2009, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Keikelame.M.J. 2008. Facilitation at Christelle House School with IMPILO students, 27 September, Cape Town, South Africa.

Keikelame, M.J. 2008. Facilitation of Health Promotion and Health Education Workshop, 16-18 April, Durban, South Africa.

Irlam, J.H., Keikelame, M.J., and Vivian, L.M. 2008. Poster presentation at SAAHE Conference, 19-21 June, Cape Town, South Africa. Teaching the PHC approach: Integrating principles into the UCT medical curriculum.

Irlam, J.H., Keikelame, M.J., and Vivian, L.M. 2008. Poster presentation at PHASA Congress, May, Cape Town, South Africa. Teaching the PHC Approach. Teaching the PHC approach: Integrating principles into the UCT medical curriculum.

Atkins, S., Lewin, S., Smith, H., Engel, M., Fretheim, A. and Volmink, J. 2008. Presentation at 4th PHASA Conference, 2-4 June, Cape Town, South Africa. Patients, carers and providers perspectives of adherence to tuberculosis treatment: A systematic review of qualitative studies. (Atkins affiliated to Primary Health Care Directorate)

Keikelame, M.J. 2008. 27th International Epilepsy Congress, 8-12 July, Singapore, Thailand. Parents want more information about their childrens epilepsy: Interview with a group of Xhosa-speaking parents in Cape Town, South Africa.

Vivian, L.M. 2008. Article and interview on Lauraine Vivians PhD thesis Mental health and circumcision, UCT Monday Paper, 9-22 June 2008 27#09.

Vivian, L.M. 2008. Article and interview on Lauraine Vivians PhD thesis Circumcision can lead to mental illness, Weekend Argus, 19 July.

Vivian, L.M. 2008. Cited in article Camp life opens old mental wounds for refugees & counsellers.

Hussey, G., Irlam, J. and Dhansay, M.A. 2007. HIV/AIDS, TB and nutrition. Scientific inquiry into the nutritional influences on human immunity with special reference to HIV infection and active TB in South Africa. Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAF) 'Knowing & Helping'. The effects of nutritional interventions in HIV/AIDS: Micronutrients, Chapter 10: 143-151, ASSAF: Pretoria, South Africa.

Irlam, J. 2007. From Mentoree to Mentor. My journey with the Cochrane Collaboration. Presentation at the 1st African Cochrane Contributors Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa.

Keikelame, M.J. and Arens, G. 2007. Facilitation of Health Promotion and Health Education Workshop, 25-27 July, Durban, South Africa.

Keikelame, M.J. 2007. A brief review of illness metaphors related to epilepsy. Poster presentation at the MRC Research Day, 18 October 2007, Cape Town, South Africa.