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This website contains the archive of the African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine from 2009 to 2013 (Volumes 1-5).

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.

Financial support: Flemish Interuniversity Council (Belgium).
Endorsed by: Southern African Sexual Health Association (South Africa)

Latest articles

Original Research
Emergency contraception amongst female college students – knowledge, attitude and practice
Wendwosen T. Nibabe, Tennyson Mgutshini
Vol 6, No 1 (2014), 7 pages
Published: 2014-03-19

Original Research
Reasons for inpatients not to seek clarity at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Pretoria
Langalibalele H. Mabuza, Olufemi B. Omole, Indiran Govender, John V. Ndimande
Vol 6, No 1 (2014), 8 pages
Published: 2014-03-10

Original Research - Primary Care Research Methods
African primary care research: participatory action research
Bob Mash
Vol 6, No 1 (2014), 5 pages
Published: 2014-03-05

Original Research - Primary Care Research Methods
African primary care research: Reviewing the literature
Andrew Ross, Bob Mash
Vol 6, No 1 (2014), 4 pages
Published: 2014-02-25

Original Research
Sociodemographic characteristics of persons committing suicide in Durban, South Africa: 2006–2007
Soornarain S. Naidoo, Lourens Schlebusch 
Vol 6, No 1 (2014), 7 pages
Published: 2014-02-24


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