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

Commentary

 
South Africa’s capacity to conduct antimicrobial stewardship  
Sarentha Chetty
28 September 2021

Original Research

 
Rapid survey to determine the predictive factors of vaccination coverage in children aged 0 to 59 months in Guinea  
Abdoulaye Touré, Ibrahima Camara, Alioune Camara, Mariama Sylla, Mamadou S. Sow, Alpha K. Keita
26 August 2021

Original Research

 
Indications and diagnostic value of bone marrow examination in HIV-positive individuals: A 3-year review at Tygerberg Hospital  
Ibtisam Abdullah, Nadhiya Subramony, Ernest Musekwa, Erica-Mari Nell, Fatima Alzanad, Carissa Chetty, Ethan Gantana, Robert K. Lohlun, Wardah Cerfontein, Bridget Cochrane, Zivanai C. Chapanduka
23 August 2021

Original Research

 
Construct validity and reliability of the generalised anxiety disorder-7 scale in a sample of tuberculosis patients in the Free State Province, South Africa  
Gladys Kigozi
19 August 2021

Original Research

 
Paediatric Enterobacteriaceae infections in hospitalised children in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal  
Harshna Krishinchand, Kimesh Naidoo, Prasha Mahabeer, Moherndran Archary
30 July 2021

Original Research

 
Validation of Roche immunoassay for severe acute respiratory coronavirus 2 in South Africa  
Jurette S. Grove, Elizabeth S. Mayne, Wendy A. Burgers, Jonathan Blackburn, Sarika Jugwanth, Wendy Stevens, Lesley Scott, Anura David, Maemu Gededzha, Ian M. Sanne, Mpho R. Maphayi, Taryn Pillay, Jaya A. George
26 July 2021

Original Research

 
Evaluation of compliance to the World Health Organization’s five moments of hand hygiene: Cross-sectional observation of healthcare professionals  
Thabiso L.A. Bale, Tendani S. Ramukumba, Lutendo S. Mudau
26 July 2021

Case Report

 
Non-toxigenic Vibrio cholerae non-O1/non-O139 pseudo-bacteraemia in a neonate: A case report  
Wentzel B. Dowling, Mené Van der Westhuyzen, Michele Haumann, Kessendri Reddy
22 July 2021

Original Research

 
Seroprevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B, C and D virus infection amongst patients with features of hepatitis in a referral hospital in Botswana: A cross-sectional study  
Sajini Souda, Julius C. Mwita, Francesca Cainelli, Naledi B. Mannathoko, Motswedi Anderson, Sikhulile Moyo
19 July 2021

Original Research

 
A retrospective review of colistin utilisation at a tertiary care academic hospital in South Africa  
Liezl Majavie, Deanne Johnston, Angeliki Messina
18 June 2021
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