Research data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository facility for the HSRC's research data in support of evidence based human and social development in South Africa and the broader region. Access to data is dependent on ethical requirements for protecting research participants, as well as on legal agreements with the owners, funders or in the case of data owned by the HSRC, the requirements of the depositors of the data. We facilitate data use by preparing comprehensive metadata and disseminating data and related documents to appropriate target audiences. Data sharing is subject to an End User License agreement. Data sets from the following projects have been curated and are available for use:

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2016 The presence of a patient's voice in the care process: implications for patient-centeredness

A patient-centred approach to care is increasingly recognised as the hallmark of adequate healthcare delivery since it allows a holistic app...

2014 Strengthening TB infection prevention and control (IPC) in health care facilities in the Western Cape, South Africa

In South Africa, the Department of Health advocates IPC as a pillar for a sound healthcare delivery system. TB-IPC policies are in place alt...

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2014 Prevalence and associated factors of tuberculosis treatment outcome among hazardous or harmful alcohol users in public primary health care in South Africa

Tuberculosis (TB) remains a chronic infectious disease with high morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence...

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2014 Conjoint alcohol and tobacco use among tuberculosis patients in public primary healthcare in South Africa

Objective. To determine the prevalence of, and factors associated with conjoint alcohol and tobacco use among tuberculosis (TB) patients in ...

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