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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).

Latest articles

Original Research
Exploring the meaning of caring amongst student midwives, professional midwives and educators in Tshwane, South Africa
Mmajapi E.T. Masala-Chokwe, Tendani S. Ramukumba
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 8 pages
Published: 2015-12-18

Original Research
Knowledge of community care workers about key family practices in a rural community in South Africa
Ethelwynn Stellenberg, Marjorie van Zyl, Johanna Eygelaar
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 7 pages
Published: 2015-12-17

Original Research
Hypertension in rural communities in Delta State, Nigeria: Prevalence, risk factors and barriers to health care
Mary I. Ofili, Busisiwe P. Ncama, Benn Sartorius
Vol 7, No 1 (2015), 7 pages
Published: 2015-12-17


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

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