Wanga Zembe

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Client characteristics and acceptability of a home-based HIV counselling and testing intervention in rural South Africa
    Reshma Naik
    South African Medical Research Council, Francie van Zijl Drive, Parrowvallei, Tygerberg, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:824. 2012
  2. pmc Why do families still not receive the child support grant in South Africa? A longitudinal analysis of a cohort of families across South Africa
    Wanga Zembe-Mkabile
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:24. 2012
  3. pmc Vaccination coverage and timeliness in three South African areas: a prospective study
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 11:404. 2011
  4. pmc Early cessation of breastfeeding amongst women in South Africa: an area needing urgent attention to improve child health
    Tanya Doherty
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Pediatr 12:105. 2012
  5. pmc Effect of home based HIV counselling and testing intervention in rural South Africa: cluster randomised trial
    Tanya Doherty
    Medical Research Council, Parow, Cape Town, 7535, South Africa
    BMJ 346:f3481. 2013
  6. pmc Quality of home-based rapid HIV testing by community lay counsellors in a rural district of South Africa
    Debra Jackson
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18744. 2013
  7. pmc Knowledge of HIV status prior to a community HIV counseling and testing intervention in a rural district of south Africa: results of a community based survey
    Hanani Tabana
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parrow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 12:73. 2012

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Publications7

  1. pmc Client characteristics and acceptability of a home-based HIV counselling and testing intervention in rural South Africa
    Reshma Naik
    South African Medical Research Council, Francie van Zijl Drive, Parrowvallei, Tygerberg, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:824. 2012
    ..With the aim of informing scale up, this paper discusses client characteristics and acceptability of an HBHCT intervention implemented in rural South Africa...
  2. pmc Why do families still not receive the child support grant in South Africa? A longitudinal analysis of a cohort of families across South Africa
    Wanga Zembe-Mkabile
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:24. 2012
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  3. pmc Vaccination coverage and timeliness in three South African areas: a prospective study
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 11:404. 2011
    ..Timely vaccination is important to induce adequate protective immunity. We measured vaccination timeliness and vaccination coverage in three geographical areas in South Africa...
  4. pmc Early cessation of breastfeeding amongst women in South Africa: an area needing urgent attention to improve child health
    Tanya Doherty
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Pediatr 12:105. 2012
    ..Early cessation of breastfeeding has been found to have negative effects on child morbidity and survival in several studies in Africa. This paper reports on determinants of early breastfeeding cessation among women in South Africa...
  5. pmc Effect of home based HIV counselling and testing intervention in rural South Africa: cluster randomised trial
    Tanya Doherty
    Medical Research Council, Parow, Cape Town, 7535, South Africa
    BMJ 346:f3481. 2013
    ..To assess the effect of home based HIV counselling and testing on the prevalence of HIV testing and reported behavioural changes in a rural subdistrict of South Africa...
  6. pmc Quality of home-based rapid HIV testing by community lay counsellors in a rural district of South Africa
    Debra Jackson
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18744. 2013
    ..These findings are important given the likely expansion of community and home-based testing models and the shortage of clinically trained professional staff. ..
  7. pmc Knowledge of HIV status prior to a community HIV counseling and testing intervention in a rural district of south Africa: results of a community based survey
    Hanani Tabana
    Medical Research Council, Francie van Zyl Drive, Parrow, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 12:73. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to undertake a community survey to determine rates of HCT in a rural area in order to plan a community intervention...