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The association of body weight, 25-hydroxy vitamin D, sodium intake, physical activity levels and genetic factors with the prevalance of hypertension in a low income, black urban community in Mangaung, Free State, South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2011)
English: Hypertension is responsible for a large and increasing proportion of the global disease burden and is becoming increasingly significant in low-income countries. The aim of this study was to determine the association ...
Community-based electrocardiography teaching and learning in semesters four and five of the UFS M.B.Ch.B. programme
(University of the Free State, 2014-01-31)
English: The current global emphasis on appropriate standards for medical education and greater civic engagement by higher educational institutions, and the value of electrocardiography as diagnostic aid stimulated the ...
Allan Boesak: innocence and the struggle for humanity
(Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2016)
As a Black theologian and political activist, deeply committed to the cause of freedom, reconciliation and justice in South Africa, Allan Boesak has embraced the philosophy of Black consciousness as a legitimate moral-political ...
An assessment of the delivery of youth friendly health services in the Northern Cape
(University of the Free State, 2011-05)
English: Literature indicates that structural as well as functional accessibility and acceptability of Primary Health Care (PHC) services is a challenge facing the delivery of youth-friendly services in South Africa. ...
Volwassenheid van bourekenkundige kommunikasie in die konstruksiebedryf
(University of the Free State, 2014-05-27)
English: Although the quantity surveyors had laid their claim to the building industry for more than a century, poor scientific knowledge analyses with reference to the professional communication capabilities and communication ...
The relation between South African geology and geohydrology
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
Abstract not available
Microparticles derived from stimulation of human umbilical endothelium
(University of the Free State, 2013)
English: Endothelial microparticle reseach is currently a very novel and exciting topic in the field of haemosistasis and thrombosis. The role of microparticles in inflammatory and thrombotic disorders is however not ...
Exploring collective narratives of violence: intersections of gendered “selves” of place and time among members of an African women’s support network
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
Research in the field of gender-based violence and agency is often very individualistically orientated, drawing on Western theories that may not be well suited to understanding the experiences of women living in the African ...
Die Christelike geloof in die Arabies-sprekende lande van die Midde-Ooste: 'n kerkhistoriese studie
(University of the Free State, 2012-01)
English: This study tells in a cursory manner the story of the Christian faith and church in the regions that over the centuries is known as the Arab countries. It is a remarkable story. During the first seven centuries ...
Using seasonal rainfall with APSIM to improve maize production in the Modder River catchment
(University of the Free State, 2011-11)
English: In order to meet the food requirements of an ever-growing population, agricultural production needs to increase. This is especially true for maize production in South Africa as it is the staple food for a large ...