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Division for Lifelong Learning (DLL) [46]
  • Excellent can be the enemy of good: the case of diarrhoea management 

    Sanders, David; Doherty, Tanya; Mason, John; Coovadia, Hoosen; Costello, Anthony (Elsevier, 2013)
    We welcome the 2013 Lancet Series on Chilhood Diarrhoea and Pneumonia. Although the Series recognises the stagnant coverage of oral rehydration solution (ORS),1 we have concerns about its emphasis and policy implications.
  • Genome sequence of the tsetse fly (Glossina morsitans): vector of African trypanosomiasis 

    Christoffels, Alan; Obiero, George F.; Harkins, Gordon (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2014)
    Tsetse flies are the sole vectors of human African trypanosomiasis throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Both sexes of adult tsetse feed exclusively on blood and contribute to disease transmission. Notable differences between ...
  • Introduction: Agrarian change, rural poverty and land reform in South Africa since 1994 

    Bernstein, Henry; Cousins, Ben; Peters, Pauline E.; O'Laughlin, Bridget (Blackwell Publishing, 2013)
    This introduction sketches the context and dynamics of agrarian change, rural poverty and land reform since the end of apartheid in 1994, drawing attention to structural continuities and new elements in the countrysides ...
  • A model for control of HIV/AIDS with parental care 

    Abiodun, Gbenga Jacob; Marcus, Nizar; Okosun, Kazeem Oare; Witbooi, Peter J. (2013)
    In this study we investigate the HIV/AIDS epidemic in a population which experiences a significant flow of immigrants. We derive and analyze a mathematical model that describes the dynamics of HIV infection among the ...
  • Commentary: new development goals must focus on social determinants of health 

    Legge, David; Sanders, David (BMJ Publishing Group Ltd, 2013)
    Although the millennium development goals (MDGs) addressed some of the starkest manifestations of the contemporary global health crisis, they failed to confront the underlying structures that maintain the crisis, including ...

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