Vol 32, No 1 (2017)

Table of Contents

Editorials

Prevention is better than cure! PDF
Shan Naidoo 3

Original Research

The presence and spectrum of bacteria colonising mobile phones of staff and caregivers in high disease burden paediatric and neonatal wards in an urban teaching hospital in Durban, South Africa PDF
Raziya Ahmed Bobat, Moherndran Archary, Melissa Lawler, Sajeeda Mawlana, Kimesh L Naidoo, Sandra Maphumulo, Yacoob Coovadia 4-6
An HIV-positive status and short term perioperative mortality – a systematic review PDF
Yoshan Moodley, Kumeren Govender 7-11
Assessment of knowledge, attitude and practice of post-exposure prophylaxis against blood-borne viral infection among dental surgeons in a teaching hospital PDF
Mercy Okoh, Birch D Saheeb 12-17
Relationship between HIV serostatus, CD4 count and rehospitalisation: Potential implications for health systems strengthening in South Africa PDF
Yoshan Moodley, Andrew Tomita 18-23
Knowledge, attitudes and practices in the control and prevention of malaria in four endemic provinces of Zambia PDF
Nzooma Munkwangu Shimaponda-Mataa, Enala Tembo-Mwase, Michael Gebreslasie, Samson Mukaratirwa 24-36
Cholera and household water treatment why communities do not treat water after a cholera outbreak: a case study in Limpopo Province PDF
Lutendo Sylvia Mudau, Murembiwa Stanley Mukhola, Paul Raymond Hunter 35-38

Brief Reports

Delivery of isoniazid preventive therapy to reduce occupational TB among healthcare workers in Swaziland PDF
Marianne Calnan, Samson Haumba, Makhosazana Matsebula, Ntombifuthi Shongwe, Munyaradzi Pasipamire, Natalie Kruse Levy, Munamato Mirira, Peter Preko, Alisha Smith-Arthur, Varduhi Ghazaryan 39-42


South Afr J Infect Dis: ISSN (Print): 2312-0053


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