Epidemiology and Biostatistics
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Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics


MSc Clinical Epidemio​logy Resear​​ch Assignments

Non-communicable Diseases

First Name Title
Adeniyi Aderemi The prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its association with cardiovascular risk factors among teachers in South Africa: A Partnership for Cohort Research and Training (PaCT) pilot study
Adeniyi Folasade Systematic review: Weight loss interventions for chronic asthma
Camara Seydou Outcomes of Critically Ill patients with Acute Kidney Injury-requiring continuous Renal replacement therapy
Custodio Michael The association between sleep quality and quantity and risk factors of cardiovascular disease in women, 5 years after gestational diabetes mellitus, in the Western Cape, South Africa
Esterhuizen Annali Factors affecting willingness to present for cervical cancer screening among teachers in Mbombela, Mpumalanga: A cross sectional study
Goodman Bianca The sensitivity of fundus autofluorescence and spectral domain ocular coherence tomography in early detection of chloroquine retinopathy in patients attending the rheumatology clinic at Tygerberg Hospital
Gwanya-Mdletye Sisikelelwe Occupational stress and mental health in public hospital doctors in Port Elizabeth
Lawal Aramide A systematic review – Interferon after surgery for women with advanced (Stage II-IV) epithelial ovarian cancer
Lawrence Carien Risk factors for myocardial infarction and stroke in Africa
Lumbamba Mbalabu Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with gout at Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Western Cape, South Africa
Manas Lorisha Transnational, cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the gestational diabetes mellitus Knowledge Questionaire in Western Cape, South Africa:  a cross-sectional study
McCaul Michael Pre-hospital versus in-hospital thrombolysis for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Cochrane systematic review
Mwita Julius Statin prescription among patients with type 2 diabetes at a specialised diabetes clinic, Botswana
Naidoo Komeela Descriptive epidemiological study of head and neck cancers at a single institution in Southern Africa
Namane Sedi Consultation outcomes for musculoskeletal conditions at two Community Health Centres in Cape Town, South Africa
Ngwenya-Changamire Thobeka The association between diet and metabolic syndrome, in women who had gestational diabetes 5 years previously in the Western Cape, South Africa - A cross sectional study
Noor Firdows Identification of the Predictors of Treatment Success in Smoking  Cessation with Varenicline Combined with Nicotine Replacement Therapy vs Varenicline Alone
Olatunbosun Olawale Daniel A cross sectional survey to evaluate knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAPS) regarding seasonal influenza and influenza vaccination among diabetics in Pretoria
Richards Belinda Risk factors for hospital readmissions in South Africa amongst medically insured chronic disease patients: period 2005-2007
Schoonees Anel The advertising of nutritional supplements in South African womens magazines: descriptive survey
Sogunle Peter Taiwo Chronic disease and complementary alternartive medicine in adults attending a primiray care clinic in Western Nigeria
Usenbo Anthony Prevalence of Arthritis in Africa: A systematic review
van der Merwe Andre Evalu​ating the differences in the early laparoscopic donor nephrectomy learning curves of a Swiss high volume transplant program and a South African low volume transplant program after knowledge transfer
Welzel Tyson Situational analysis of Healthy Lifestyle Related Projects in Cape Town, South Africa