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Moving towards more appropriate ways of resolving conflicts between patients and doctors

Johannesburg, South Africa (August 2017) - The need for more appropriate forms of dispute resolution between patients and healthcare providers was one of the key topics discussed at the recent conference at the International Conference Centre in Cape Town...

Is the solution to some of the country’s healthcare problems in your hands?

A news headline from the Daily Maverick in April read, “Grim findings after health facilities are inspected”. The article went on to describe the results of inspections of 567 clinics and 51 hospitals around the country. The results were, to say the least,...

Aspen forges new partnership in the field of Thrombosis

Aspen and the Russian Far Eastern Federal University enter into collaborative venture Johannesburg, 11 July 2017 - Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa’s largest pharmaceutical company and in the JSE’s top twenty, has partnered with Russia’s Federal State...

The burden of vaginitis

The burden of vaginitis and the impact of this condition on the quality of life of women have been well-recognised. Most women will have a vaginal infection at some stage in their lifetime,1 with Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) being the most common vaginal infection amongst...

Medpharm Publications was founded in 1988 and has established itself as the largest medical and pharmaceutical journal publisher in South Africa.
With a publications list of more than ten titles comprising of over fifty journal editions, Medpharm Publications reach more than 40 000 healthcare workers countrywide with printed editions, and has established a global audience with the online editions.
The majority of Medpharm Publications’ journals are associated with professional or scholarly societies and acts as the official South African mouthpiece in the associated discipline. All journals are web-based, most of which are fully peer-reviewed, with five titles accredited by the South African Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) to earn research subsidies for academic departments.
As a publisher, passionate about journal publishing, we believe that South African researchers and clinicians can and will make a significant contribution to world medical literature.