Special Issue: Adolescent health and development in Southern Africa - Implications and post 2015 development agenda

SAJCH Special Issue

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Adolescents in southern Africa: Interdisciplinary research findings PDF
N De Wet 2-3


HIV and adolescents’ educational attainment in South Africa: Disentangling the effect of infection in children and household members PDF
A S Fotso, O O Banjo, J O Akinyemi 4-9
Sexual harassment in South African schools: Is there an association with risky sexual behaviours? PDF
K Mabetha, N De Wet 10-14
Knowledge, risk perception and access to healthcare services for HIV and tuberculosis among university students in Johannesburg, South Africa PDF
D Evans, N Musakwa, C Nattey, J Bor, E Lonnermark, C Larshans, S Andreasson, P Nyasulu, L Long 19-31
Too young to have sex: Conversations with very young adolescents about sex, dating and related decision-making PDF
T Tolla, R Essop, L Fluks, I Lynch, M Makoae, B Moolman 32-35
‘They tell you about the risks’: Exploring sources of sexuality education among very young adolescents in rural Mpumalanga PDF
R Essop, T Tolla, I Lynch, M Makoae 36-39
Cultural consensus modelling to understand the reproductive health needs of South African adolescent girls PDF
J L Brown, J M Sales, C Sharp, J Cloete, M Lenka, K Rani, P Marime, I Ditlhare, R Moqolo, D Peterson, L Marais 40-43
Teenage pregnancy in South Africa: Where are the young men involved? PDF
C O Odimegwu, E O Amoo, N De Wet 44-50
Pathways to school completion for young mothers: Are we winning the fight? PDF
N Pillay 15-18
The influence of adolescent age at first union on physical intimate partner violence and fertility in Uganda: A path analysis PDF
C Odimegwu, S Frade 51-56
Speaking through pictures: Canvassing adolescent risk behaviours in a semi-rural community in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
C Groenewald, Z Essack, S Khumalo 57-62
Cervical cancer screening among adolescent girls in Lesotho: Levels and determinants PDF
T Letuka, N De Wet 63-66
Disease prevalence and grade repetition among adolescents in South Africa: Is there any relationship? PDF
N De Wet, S Frade 67-70
Rural-urban differences in the prevalence and predictors of depression among adolescents in South Africa PDF
C K Ajaero, C T Nzeadibe, E E Igboeli 71-74
‘We were our parents’ ears and mouths’: Reflecting on the language brokering experiences of hearing children born to deaf parents PDF
N Moroe, V de Andrade 75-78
Substance use among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis PDF
A Olawole-Isaac, O Ogundipe, E O Amoo, D Adeloye 79-83