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BACKGROUND There are problems of quality in maternity services at primary health care level in South Africa. Many of these problems can be traced to non-adherence to the maternity care guidelines and lack of tools to support clinic staff and managers in their roles. OBJECTIVE The aim of this research was to investigate the utility of e-health… (More)
This paper discusses the use of Stern teaching materials with children with Down syndrome. The theory underlying the design of the materials is discussed, the teaching approach and methodology are described and evidence supporting effectiveness is outlined.
The focus of this paper is the experience of the lecturers and the e-tutors in implementing e-tutoring in the course "Visual Programming 1" at the University of South Africa. The topic of this paper is relevant because, presently there are few published studies on the topic of e-tutoring implementations in developing country contexts. The study subjects… (More)
Problem: This paper reports on the field evaluation of the Basic Antenatal Care Information System (Bacis) program. Methods: The field evaluation covered: system accuracy and safety; user acceptance; improvements to compliance of nurses to the maternity care guidelines; and resources implications. Results: On system accuracy, the sensitivity of the Bacis… (More)