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Original Research

The psychosomatic experiences of women who had intrauterine foetal death in rural South Africa  
Martha Kharivhe, Mary Maluleke, Thingahangwi Masutha, Takalani Thabathe, Duppy Manyuma, Ndivhaleni Lavhelani, Muofheni Nemathaga, Muvhango Ramovha, Mutshinyalo Netshikweta, Mulatedzi Mulaudzi
05 December 2023

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Concept analysis: Community-based postnatal care  
Katekani J. Shirindza, Thivhulawi Malwela, Maria S. Maputle
04 December 2023

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
20 November 2023

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Career advancement of professional nurses at a regional hospital in Gauteng  
Crescelda L. van Biljoen-Mokhotla, Agnes Makhene
13 November 2023

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Knowledge, attitudes and practices of Zimbabwean men relating to prostate cancer  
Tendai Chisamba, Johanna E. Maree, Jacoba J. Jansen van Rensburg
13 November 2023

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Lived experiences of students with virological failure on antiretrovirals at a university in Limpopo  
Mahlodi P. Maphakela, Mokoko P. Kekana, Eric Maimela
30 October 2023

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Support needs of parents with preterm infants at resource-limited neonatal units in Limpopo province: A qualitative study  
Thendo Mahwasane, Khathutshelo G. Netshisaulu, Thivhulawi N. Malwela, Maria S. Maputle
26 October 2023

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Accessing care services after sexual violence: A systematic review exploring experiences of women in South Africa  
Moreoagae B. Randa, Julie McGarry, Sarah Griffiths, Kathryn Hinsliff-Smith
25 October 2023

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Nurses’ perspectives on inpatient falls in a large academic hospital in South Africa  
Christine Rogers, Athene Irving
20 October 2023

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A concept analysis: Support for lay healthcare workers in HIV services, Bojanala District, North West  
Sarah B. Pitse, Patrone R. Risenga
15 September 2023
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Vlog: Unveiling indigenous knowledge: A book discussion on integrative health care for indigenous women


Join us for an engaging book discussion https://shorturl.at/fjvE2 on indigenous knowledge in health care for indigenous women! Discover insights from the open-access book 'Working with Indigenous Knowledge: Strategies for Health Professionals'. Watch the video now! Read the book at https://shorturl.at/chwGS.

Posted: 2023-11-09

Event: Open Access Week 2023 - Embracing community over commercialisation


AOSIS is celebrating Open Access Week 2023! This year’s theme, ‘Community over Commercialisation’, aligns with our mission to democratise scholarly knowledge. We’ve curated three articles on open access  for you, please select each heading to read the full article:
1. Open access: A bridge to public interest amid commercialisation
2. Community over commercialisation: Combating knowledge monopolies in scholarly publishing
3. Knowledge for all: The rise and impact of open publishing platforms
By reading these articles, you’ll expand your horizons and deepen your understanding of the open access landscape.

Posted: 2023-10-23

Event: Experience the excitement of AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023: Videos now available for viewing!


We are pleased to announce that the AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023 videos are ready for viewing. This year’s awards, divided into three videos, is hosted by AOSIS’ Executive Chairman, Dr Pierre de Villiers, and our Chief Executive Officer, Cecile de Villiers. The three award categories are the Journal Indexing Awards, Journal Article Citations Awards, and the Book Downloads Awards. We invite you to join us to recognise the remarkable achievements of our editors and authors at the AOSIS Laureatus Awards (click here). We eagerly anticipate observing the remarkable accomplishments that our editors and authors will achieve this year.

Posted: 2023-10-26

Book Release: Read AOSIS’s latest book


The new book Preventive audiology: An African perspective is a contribution to preventive audiology in an African context. Read the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3HsbVDc Edited by Katijah Khoza-Shangase from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.

Posted: 2023-01-11

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CPD courses accredited by the HPCSA, HPCNA, and AHPCSA. The HPCSA and HPCNA have accepted the principle of cross recognition of CEUs. Visit AOSIS eCPD to earn your CEU points.  
Posted: 2022-01-27
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