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Alexandra Health Centre and its Patients: Patients Trends, Age, Sex and Address Profiles

@article{Ferrinho1991AlexandraHC,
  title={Alexandra Health Centre and its Patients: Patients Trends, Age, Sex and Address Profiles},
  author={Paulo Ferrinho and Gabisile Phakathi},
  journal={South African Family Practice},
  year={1991},
  volume={12}
}
We report on three surveys looking at patient loads in different days of a week and at sex, age and address profiles of patients attending the Alexandra Health Centre and University Clinic (AHC) in Wynberg, Johannesburg. Most patients come from Alexandra, but a significant proportion comes from Sandton and the surrounding 'white residential and industrial areas'. Thursday peaks in attendance, (domestic workers off duty days?) reflect the lack of health care facilities for 'Black' workers in… 
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