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Blood Culture Procedure

The intention of the video is aimed at improving patient outcomes via education. The video demonstrates how to appropriately do a Blood Culture procedure and limit the number of samples being compromised.

The Human Rights Key

The aim of this teaching resource is to share a visual tool for integrating and linking human rights education with health.The tool was developed for Year 3 medical students in their Obstetrics and Gynaecology rotation. The heuristic Human Rights Key prom

Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health, Occupational Medicine & Toxicology - Module 3

The third module of a total of 8 modules for a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release component which consists of between 3

Promoting Equitable Access to Health Care for Households

The key objectives develop an understanding of the dimensions of access to health care; create greater awareness of health care access constraints from the household perspective; promote critical evaluation of policy options to address access constraints

Biological Monitoring of Workers Exposed to Pesticides - Guidelines for application in field settings

This guideline was produced for those persons responsible for the maintenance of health and safety measures at agricultural workplaces handling potentially hazardous organophosphate and carbarnate chemicals. It is primarily aimed at professional nursing a

Clinical Skills Examination Procedures: Afrikaans and Xhosa

The material here was prepared for medical students learning about clinical examination techniques as part of the Clinical Skills Programme in the Department of Medicine at UCT. The training resource is presented through video and audio in isiXhosa and

Urogynaecology Textbook

The field of Urogynaecology has expanded dramatically over the past decade with the advent of a number of new medical and surgical treatment modalities. The evidence base on pelvic floor dysfunction has also grown extensively. This multi-contributor text

Procedures in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

This book provides a practical approach to a broad range of procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology. As doctors practicing obstetrics and gynaecology, we care for women on a daily basis who are dependant on our level of practical competence.