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The African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine (PHCFM) publishes cutting-edge, peer-reviewed research in all fields of primary health care and family medicine. The journal is indispensable for primary health care practitioners, family medicine specialists and academics from both the developing and developed worlds, and offers an engaging insight into the growth of these disciplines from a distinctly African perspective.

Editor-in-Chief: Bob Mash, South African Academy of Family Physicians and the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.
Editor-French: Nzapfurundi O. Chabikuli, Family Health International 360, South Africa.
Editor-Sexual Health:
Deidré Pretorius, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.
Endorsed by: Southern African Sexual Health Association (South Africa).
Financial support: Flemish Interuniversity Council (Belgium).

Latest articles

Original Research
Opinions of South African optometry students about working in rural areas after graduation
Khathutshelo P. Mashige, Olalekan A. Oduntan, Rekha Hansraj
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 7 pages
Published: 2015-07-31

Review Articles
Trends in task shifting in HIV treatment in Africa: Effectiveness, challenges and acceptability to the health professions
Talitha Crowley, Pat Mayers
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 9 pages
Published: 2015-07-30

Original Research
Diabetic patients’ perspectives on the challenges of glycaemic control
Oladele V. Adeniyi, Parimalane Yogeswaran, Graham Wright, Benjamin Longo-Mbenza
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 8 pages
Published: 2015-07-30


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