Dr Lehlogonolo Makola

DEPARTMENT: Human and Social Capabilities (HSC)
TELEPHONE: 021 466 2067
EMAIL: lmakola@hsrc.ac.za
Recent

Knowledge, attitude and perception of tuberculosis management among tuberculosis-infected patients in resource constraint setting: field experience from Oyo state, South-West, Nigeria

Inadequate knowledge and misconceptions about tuberculosis (TB) contribute to the burden of the disease by influencing patients' behavior and attitude....

Factors associated with physical activity in South Africa: evidence from a national population based survey

The health benefits of regular physical activity and exercise have been widely acknowledged. Yet physical inactivity remains an issue in South Africa.....

HIV prevalence in South Africa through gender and racial lenses: results from the 2012 population-based national household survey

In South Africa, persistence of the HIV epidemic and associated gender and racial disparities is a major concern after more than 20 years of democrati....

Predictors of contraceptive use among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 15 to 24 years in South Africa: results from the 2012 national population-based household survey

Despite a variety of contraceptives being available for women in South Africa, a considerable number of adolescent girls and young women still face ch....

Factors associated with age-disparate sexual partnerships among males and females in South Africa: a multinomial analysis of the 2012 national population-based household survey data

In South Africa, age-disparate to sexual relationships where the age diference between partners is 5 years or greater is an important contributor to t....

Report on the joint tuberculosis and HIV pilot survey in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 2019

South Africa has a high infectious disease burden with overlapping Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and tuberculosis (TB) epidemics. People living w....