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The South African Journal of Psychiatry publishes topical content in psychiatry for clinical practice and academic pursuits, including work in the subspecialty areas of psychiatry. View our Editorial Team.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Scientific Letter

 
Digit ratio as an endophenotype in a schizophrenia population  
Wilhelm D.B. Nieuwoudt, Inge M. Smit, Dana Niehaus, Liezl Koen, Esme Jordaan
03 March 2021

Original Research

 
The perceptions of adult psychiatric inpatients with major depressive disorder towards occupational therapy activity-based groups  
Enos M. Ramano, Marianne de Beer, Johannes L. Roos
26 February 2021

Original Research

 
An assessment of voting knowledge and related decisions amongst hospitalised mental healthcare users in South Africa  
Felicity Marcus, Yvette Nel
29 January 2021

Original Research

 
Medicines used in mental, neurological and substance use disorders in Gauteng, South Africa: A secondary analysis of the 2017–2018 provincial pharmaceutical database, Part 1  
Jade C. Bouwer, Shereen Govender, Lesley J. Robertson
28 January 2021

Original Research

 
Prevalence of autism spectrum disorder symptoms in a paediatric neurology clinic at a tertiary hospital in Uganda  
Anita Arinda, Noeline Nakasujja, Raymond Odokonyero
28 January 2021

Original Research

 
Prehospital care providers’ understanding of responsibilities during a behavioural emergency  
Charnelle Stander, Peter Hodkinson, Enrico Dippenaar
27 January 2021

Original Research

 
Motives for deliberate self-harm in a South African tertiary hospital  
Petrus J.J. van Zyl, Jason Bantjes, Elsie Breet, Ian Lewis
27 January 2021

Original Research

 
Prevalence and correlates of suicidal behaviour among a national population-based sample of adults in Zambia  
Supa Pengpid, Karl Peltzer
13 January 2021

Original Research

 
Extrapyramidal side effects in first-episode schizophrenia treated with flupenthixol decanoate  
Francois-Pierre Joubert, Bonginkosi Chiliza, Robin Emsley, Laila Asmal
11 January 2021

Letter to the Editor

 
COVID-19 consequences on mental health: An African perspective  
Matete R. Magamela, Tafadzwa Dzinamarira, Mbuzeleni Hlongwa
11 January 2021
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