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Social media and HPV vaccination: unsolicited public comments on a Facebook post by the Western Cape Department of Health provide insights into determinants of vaccine hesitancy in South Africa
Wiyeh AB, Cooper S, Jaca A, Mavundza E, Ndwandwe D, Wiysonge CS.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31521412
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Factors that influence acceptance of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for adolescents: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Cooper S, Schmidt BM, Ryan J, Leon N, Mavundza E, Burnett R, Tanywe AC, Wiysonge CS.
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD013430/references
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Progression to type 2 diabetes mellitus and associated risk factors after hyperglycemia first detected in pregnancy: a cross-sectional study in Cape Town, South Africa
Chivese T, Norris SA, Levitt NS.
https://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002865
/research-for-our-people/progression-type-2-diabetes-mellitus-and-associated-risk-factors-after
Immune correlates of the Thai RV144 HIV vaccine regimen in South Africa.
Gray GE, Huang Y, Grunenberg N, Laher F, Roux S, Andersen-Nissen E, De Rosa SC, Flach B, Randhawa AK, Jensen R, Swann EM, Bekker L-G, Innes C, Lazarus E, Morris L, Mkhize NN, Ferrari G, Montefiori DC, Shen X, Sawant S, Yates N, Hural J, Isaacs A, Phogat S, DiazGranados CA, Lee C, Sinangil F, Michael NL, Robb ML, Kublin JG, Gilbert PB, McElrath MJ, Tomaras GD, Corey L.
https://stm.sciencemag.org/content/11/510/eaax1880
/research-for-our-people/immune-correlates-thai-rv144-hiv-vaccine-regimen-south-africa
The Lancet Respiratory Medicine Commission: 2019 update: epidemiology, pathogenesis, transmission, diagnosis, and management of multidrug-resistant and incurable tuberculosis
Dheda K, Gumbo T, Maartens G, Dooley KE, Murray M, Furin J, Nardell EA, Warren RM, The Lancet Respiratory Medicine drug-resistant tuberculosis Commission group.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/article/PIIS2213-2600(19)30263-2/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/lancet-respiratory-medicine-commission-2019-update-epidemiology-pathogenesis
Participation of traditional, complementary and alternative health practitioners in conventional health systems in low‐ and middle‐income countries
Street R, Falkenberg T, Sundberg T, Balakrishna Y, Abrams A, Kredo T.
https://www.cochrane.org/CD013391/EPOC_participation-traditional-complementary-and-alternative-health-practitioners-conventional-health
/research-for-our-people/participation-traditional-complementary-and-alternative-health-practitioners
Breastfeeding, HIV exposure, childhood obesity, and prehypertension: a South African cohort study
Houle B, Rochat TJ, Newell ML, Stein A, Bland RM.
https://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002889
/research-for-our-people/breastfeeding-hiv-exposure-childhood-obesity-and-prehypertension-south
Tuberculosis diagnosis in children using Xpert ultra on different respiratory specimens
Zar HJ, Workman LJ, Prins M, Bateman LJ, Mbhele SP, Whitman CB, Denkinger CM, Nicol MP.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31381861
/research-for-our-people/tuberculosis-diagnosis-children-using-xpert-ultra-different-respiratory
Unmasking the vulnerabilities of uninfected children exposed to HIV
Ramokolo V, Goga AE, Slogrove AL, Powis KM.
https://www.bmj.com/content/366/bmj.l4479
/research-for-our-people/unmasking-vulnerabilities-uninfected-children-exposed-hiv
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Stein DJ, Costa DLC, Lochner C, Miguel EC, Reddy YCJ, Shavitt RG, van den Heuvel OA, Simpson HB.
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41572-019-0102-3
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March 31
International Conference on Clinical Ethics & Consultation, Spier, South Africa, 31 March - 3 April 2020
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Bio International Convention 2020, San Diego, 8 - 11 June 2020
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International Congress of dietetics 2020, CTICC, South Africa, 15 - 18 September 2020