ABOUT THE JOURNAL
The Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases (SAJID) publishes topics on all aspects of infectious diseases, particularly those of importance to the FIDSSA societies. Topics around infection include clinical and epidemiological aspects of communicable diseases, laboratory diagnosis of infections, characterisation of infective agents by molecular techniques and the study of transmission patterns of pathogens in institutional and community settings. View our Editorial Team.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Original Research

 
Antibiotic procurement and ABC analysis for a comprehensive primary health care clinic in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa  
Samridhi Sharma, Roman Tandlich, Mohamed Docrat, Sunitha Srinivas
25 November 2020

Original Research

 
Epidemiological investigation of a typhoid fever outbreak in Sekhukhune District, Limpopo province, South Africa – 2017  
Unarine B. Makungo, Tshilidzi E. Ramutshila, Mantwa C. Mabotja, Juno Thomas, Ruth Lekalakala-Mokaba, Anthony M. Smith, Joy Ebonwu, Shannon L. Williams, Jimmy Khoza, Queen Ranoto, Ntshengedzeni Muvhango, Mmatjatji Mosoma, Elizabeth Phokane, Genevie Ntshoe, Katherine Calver, Vivien Essel, Marlene F. Ngobeni, Kerrigan McCarthy
16 November 2020

Guideline

 
South African Society of Clinical Microbiology Clostridioides difficile infection diagnosis, management and infection prevention and control guideline  
Trusha Nana, Chanelle Moore, Tom Boyles, Adrian J. Brink, Joy Cleghorn, Lesley M. Devenish, Briette du Toit, Ernst S. Fredericks, Molebogeng R. Lekalakala-Mokaba, Caroline Maluleka, Muhammad N. Rajabally, Gary Reubenson, Liliwe Shuping, Karin Swart, Khine Swe Swe Han, Jeannette Wadula, Justyna Wojno, Warren Lowman
28 October 2020

Original Research

 
Fosfomycin susceptibility of uropathogens at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital  
Lesego M. Mothibi, Norma N. Bosman, Trusha Nana
26 October 2020

Original Research

 
Adverse effects of bedaquiline in patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis  
Razia Gaida, Ilse Truter, Charles A. Peters
14 October 2020

Review Article

 
Schistosomiasis infections in South African pregnant women: A review  
Melissa D. Bengu, Vinogrin Dorsamy, Jagidesa Moodley
23 September 2020

Original Research

 
Infectious disease consultations at a South African academic hospital: A 6-month assessment of inpatient consultations  
Lauren Richards, David C. Spencer, Jeremy S. Nel, Prudence Ive
09 September 2020

Original Research

 
A comparison of knowledge and practices of universal precautions among public sector health care workers in Ugu north sub-district, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (2010–2014)  
Renee Govender, Saloshni Naidoo
04 September 2020

Original Research

 
Interleukin-10 and tumour necrosis factor alpha promoter region polymorphisms and susceptibility to urogenital schistosomiasis in young Zimbabwean children living in Schistosoma haematobium endemic regions  
Amos Marume, Arthur Vengesai, Jaclyn Mann, Takafira Mduluza
03 September 2020

Original Research

 
Laboratory diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis in human immunodeficiency virus–seropositive patients: Correlation with the uniform case definition  
Mohammed Mitha, Melendhran Pillay, Julie Y. Moodley, Yusentha Balakrishna, Nathlee Abbai, Smita Bhagwan, Zaynah Dangor, Ahmed I. Bhigjee
26 August 2020
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