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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Pengpid, S. & Peltzer, K. (2019) Prevalence and predictors of current and former tobacco use among older adults in Indonesia. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 20:395-401.

The study aims to describe sociodemographic and health variable indices related to current and former tobacco use among older adults who par...

Peltzer, K., Chao, L-W., Ramlagan, S. & Szrek, H. (2019) Daily tobacco use and problem drinking among urban adults in South Africa: a longitudinal study. PanAfrican Medical Journal. 32(51):1-8.

There is a lack of longitudinal studies investigating daily tobacco use and problem drinking in Africa. The aim of this study was to explore...

Peltzer, K. & Pengpid, S. (2019) A survey of the training of traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine in universities in Thailand. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare. 12:119-124.

Traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine (TCAM) is popularly used by the Thai population. The aim of this study was to determine...

Pengpid, S. & Peltzer, K. (2019) Alcohol use among adults in Kenya: results from the National Non-Communicable Diseases Risk Factor survey, 2015. Journal of Psychology in Africa. 29(1):49-53.

The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and correlates of alcohol use among Kenyan adults. We analysed data from the Kenya cross-...

Moyo, S., Young, P., Gouws, E., Naidoo, I., Wamice, J., Mukui, I., Marsh, K., Igumbor, E., Kim, A. & Rehle, T. (2019) Equity of ART use in high HIV burden countries: RSA and Kenya. PLoS One. 13(8):Online.

To assess changes and equity in antiretroviral therapy (ART) use in Kenya and South Africa. The authors analysed national population-based h...