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It does matter where you come from: mothers’ experiences of childbirth in midwife obstetric units, Tshwane, South Africa
BackgroundHealth professionals are striving to improve respectful care for women, but they fall short in the domains of effective communication, respectful and dignified care and emotional supportExpand
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The seasonal abundance of oribatid mites (Acari: Cryptostigmata) on an irrigated Kikuyu grass pasture
The seasonal abundance of oribatid mites, the intermediate hosts of anoplocephaline cestodes, was studied on an irrigated Kikuyu grass pasture in Transvaal, South Africa. The following species wereExpand
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Measurement of perceptions of educational environment in evidence-based medicine
In recent years, there has been a renewed interest in measuring perceptions regarding different aspects of the medical educational environment. A reliable tool was developed for measuring perceptionsExpand
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Midwife-led obstetric units working 'CLEVER': Improving perinatal outcome indicators in a South African health district.
BACKGROUND South Africa did not meet its Millennium Development Goals with regard to the reduction in maternal and under-5 mortality. Furthermore, many birthing women do not receive intrapartum careExpand
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Mechanical Properties of Ternary Blends of ABS + HIPS + PETG
The effect of a commercial styrene/butadiene/styrene-based compatibilizer (Styroflex) on the tensile and impact properties of ternary blends of poly(acrylonitrile-co-butadiene-co-styrene) (ABS), highExpand
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Medical students’ experience and perceptions of their final rotation in psychiatry
Background. Evaluation of specific courses, rotations or attachments in medical education is common practice. Objective. To evaluate medical students’ perceptions of their final psychiatry rotationExpand
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Fruit thinning intensities and their impact on the yield and quality of 'Sensation' mango Mangifera indica fruits 123
Four different fruit thinning methods in mango (Mangifera indica) were tested. The trial was conducted at Bavaria Estate, around Hoedspruit area. Northern province of South Africa (latitude, 24° 25'Expand
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Effect of Water Deficit Stress on the Physiology, Growth and Leaf Cell Ultrastructure of Sorghum ( Sorghum bicolor r (L.) Moench)
An experiment was conducted in growth chambers to study the response of sorghum cultivars to water deficit stress. Seven sorghum cultivars were evaluated under three water deficit levels [controlExpand
Toelating van graad 12-leerders met voorwaardelike of geen matrikulasie-endossement tot die Fakulteit Opvoedkunde: Universiteit van Pretoria
Admission of grade 12 learners with provisional or no matriculation endorsement to the Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria A number of variables are taken into account when decisionsExpand
Water stress affects the germination, emergence, and growth of different sorghum cultivars
Two experiments were conducted to study the effects of water deficit stress on the germination, emergence and seedling growth of sorghum [ Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] using Completely RandomisedExpand
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