The Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine is focused on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention and related topics relevant to clinical and public health practice. The purpose of the journal is to disseminate original research results and support high-level learning related to HIV Medicine. It publishes original research articles, editorials, case reports/case series, reviews of state-of-the-art clinical practice and correspondence. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Neural tube defects in the Free State province from 2012 to 2016. Is there an increase?  
Nické Theron, Gina Joubert, Bertram D. Henderson
25 September 2020


Southern African HIV Clinicians Society guidelines for antiretroviral therapy in adults: 2020 update  
Jeremy Nel, Sipho Dlamini, Graeme Meintjes, Rosie Burton, John M. Black, Natasha E.C.G. Davies, Eric Hefer, Gary Maartens, Phetho M. Mangena, Moeketsi T. Mathe, Mahomed-Yunus Moosa, Muhangwi B. Mulaudzi, Michelle Moorhouse, Jennifer Nash, Thandeka C. Nkonyane, Wolfgang Preiser, Mohammed S. Rassool, David Stead, Helen van der Plas, Cloete van Vuuren, Willem D.F. Venter, Joana F. Woods
16 September 2020

Original Research

Capacity of antiretroviral therapy sites for managing NCDs in people living with HIV in Zimbabwe  
Laston Gonah, Indres Moodley, Khumbulani Hlongwana
04 September 2020

Original Research

Effects of HIV and non-communicable disease comorbidity on healthcare costs and health experiences in people living with HIV in Zimbabwe  
Laston Gonah, Indres Moodley, Khumbulani Hlongwana
04 September 2020

Original Research

Healthcare worker compliance with cervical cancer screening guidelines. An audit at district and regional level of care in the Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan area of KwaZulu-Natal  
Mbali T. Makhubo, Thinagrin D. Naidoo
02 September 2020


Dr Dennis Sifris: In memorium  
David C. Spencer
27 August 2020

Case Report

The initial intravenous treatment of a human immunodeficiency virus-infected child with complicated abdominal tuberculosis  
Anthony K. Enimil, Brian Eley, James Nuttall
24 August 2020


The Editor’s review of articles published from August to December 2019 in the Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine  
David C. Spencer
24 August 2020

Original Research

Feasibility of implementing same-day antiretroviral therapy initiation during routine care in Ekurhuleni District, South Africa: Retention and viral load suppression  
Nolundi Mshweshwe-Pakela, Bhakti Hansoti, Tonderai Mabuto, Deanna Kerrigan, Griffiths Kubeka, Elizabeth Hahn, Salome Charalambous, Christopher J. Hoffmann
20 August 2020

Review Article

Future approaches to clearing the latent human immunodeficiency virus reservoir: Beyond latency reversal  
Alexander M.L. Hayes
12 August 2020