South African Medical Journal

The South African Medical Journal (SAMJ) - first published in 1884 - is a monthly, peer reviewed, general medical journal publishing leading research impacting clinical care in Africa. The journal now incorporates continuing medical education (CME).



SAMJ Septemeber 2021


The full issue of Vol. 111 No. 9 is available for viewing and download under 'Issues'

Posted: 2020-07-08
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Online First: COVID-19 in South Africa

Table of Contents


COVID-19: ‘A pandemic of the unvaccinated’? – compassion fatigue among healthcare professionals in South Africa PDF
K Moodley
Urgent appeal to implement pre-exposure prophylaxis for pregnant and breastfeeding women in South Africa PDF
D L Joseph Davey, N Davies, Y Raphael, Y Pillay, L-G Bekker

In Practice

COVID-19 complications in a small-town hospital in South Africa PDF
G Coci, B L Rayner