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The African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine (PHCFM) welcomes submissions that encourage scholarly exchange between family medicine and primary health care researchers and practitioners across Africa and the developing world, whilst providing a contextual and holistic view of family medicine as practised across the continent. 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 and developing world perspective.

Scientific Editor: Bob Mash, Department of Family Medicine & Primary Care, Stellenbosch University, South Africa.

Section Editor - Sexual Health: Eugene Viljoen, Private Practice, South Africa.

Section Editor - Pain Management and Palliative Care: Peter Kamerman, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.

Endorsed by: WONCA (World Organization of Family Doctors)Southern African Sexual Health Association (South Africa) and PainSA (South Africa).

Department of family Medicine & Primary Care, Stellenbosch University

Latest articles

Original Research
The views of key stakeholders in Zimbabwe on the introduction of postgraduate family medicine training: A qualitative study
Cherifa Sururu, Robert Mash
Vol 9, No 1 (2017), 8 pages
Published: 2017-09-12

Original Research
Core competencies of radiographers working in rural hospitals of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Bernard Mung'omba, Annali D.H. Botha
Vol 9, No 1 (2017), 8 pages
Published: 2017-08-31

Original Research
Diagnostic comparison of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and International Obesity Task Force criteria for obesity classification in South African children
Kankane V. Moselakgomo, Marlise van Staden
Vol 9, No 1 (2017), 7 pages
Published: 2017-08-31


ISSN: 2071-2928 (print) | ISSN: 2071-2936 (online)

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