Affiliation: University of Stellenbosch
Country: South Africa
- Socio-behaviour challenges to phase III HIV vaccine trials in Sub-Saharan AfricaJoalida Smit
MRC Unit for Anxiety and Stress Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
Afr Health Sci 5:198-206. 2005..There is a need for a review of the literature to help focus such research efforts in Sub-Saharan Africa...
- Adolescent and adult participation in an HIV vaccine trial preparedness cohort in South AfricaKeren Middelkoop
Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
J Adolesc Health 43:8-14. 2008..We analyzed adult and adolescent data from a cohort study conducted to assess the feasibility of involving adolescents and adults in HIV vaccine-related studies...
- Common mental disorders among HIV-infected individuals in South Africa: prevalence, predictors, and validation of brief psychiatric rating scalesLandon Myer
Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:147-58. 2008..More generally, HIV care and treatment services represent an important venue to identify and manage individuals with common mental disorders in resource-limited settings...
- Design and evaluation of a drama-based intervention to promote voluntary counseling and HIV testing in a South African communityKeren Middelkoop
Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Sex Transm Dis 33:524-6. 2006..Voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) services are a major component of HIV prevention and treatment efforts. We developed a drama-based intervention to promote VCT services in a peri-urban community in South Africa...