Sirmip Staff - psdlamini

Dlamini P.S.

SRN, SCM (S.I.H.S), B.Ed. Nursing (Botswana),

M.Cur. Nusing (Natal), Ph.D. (Natal)

Private Bag 4 Kwaluseni, Swaziland, M201

Tel: (+268) 518 6816 or 518 4011 Extn. 2179,

Fax: (+268) 518 5276 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Nursing education, community development and mobilization, family planning reproductive health, medical-surgical nursing, rehabilitation, modern wound management, traditional medicine, collaborative research, especially evidence-based research and qualitative methodology, chronic and terminal illnesses and management including HIV/AIDS issues.

                      

PUBLICATIONS

 

Greeff, M., Uys, L.R., Wantland, D., Makoae, L., Chirwa, M., Dlamini, P., Kohi, T.W., Mullan, J., Naidoo, J., Cuca, Y. and Holzemer, W.L. (2010).Perceived HIV stigma and life satisfaction among persons living with HIV infection in five African countries.International Journal of Nursing Studies. 47:475-486.

Kohi, T.W., Portillo, C.J., Durrheim, K., Dlamini, P.S., Makoae, L.N., Greeff, M., Chirwa, M., Naidoo, J., Uys, L.R., and Holzemer, W.L. (2010).Does Perceived HIV/AIDS Stigma Contribute to Nurses' Intent to Migrate in Five African Countries? Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 21(2): 134-143.

Chirwa, M.L., Greeff, M., Kohi, T.W., Naidoo, J.R., Makoae, L.N., Dlamini, P.S., Kaszubski, C., Cuca, Y.P., Uys, L.R. and Holzemer, W.L.  (2009). HIV stigma and nurse job satisfaction in five African countries. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 20(1): 14-21.

Dlamini, P., Wantland, D., Makoae, L., Chirwa, M., Kohi, T., Greeff, M., Naidoo, J., Mullan, J., Uys, L.R. and Holzemer, W.L. (2009).The impact of perceived HIV stigma on reasons for missing ARV medication among persons living with HIV infection in five Africa countries. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 23(5): 377-387.

Holzemer, W.L., Makoae, L., Greeff, M., Dlamini, P., Kohi, T., Chirwa, M., Naidoo, J., Durrheim, K., Cuca, Y., and Uys, L. (2009).Measuring HIV Stigma for PLHAs and Nurses over Time in Five African Countries. SAHARA: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS. 6 (2), 76-82.

Makoae, L.M., Portillo, C.J., Uys, L.R., Dlamini, P.S., Greeff, M., Chirwa, M., Kohi, T.W., Naidoo, J., Mullan, J., Wantland, D., Durrheim, K., Holzemer, W.L. (2009).A comparison of perceived HIV stigma between persons living with HIV infection who are taking and not taking ARV medications in five African countries.AIDS Care. 21(11):1357-1362.

Uys, L.R., Chirwa, M.L., Kohi, T.W., Greeff, M., Naidoo, J.R., Makoae, L.N., Dlamini, P.S., Durrheim, K., Cuca, Y. and Holzemer, W.L. (2009).Evaluation of a health setting-based HIV stigma reduction intervention in five African countries. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 23(12):1059-1066.

Uys, L.R., Holzemer, W.L., Chirwa, M.L., Dlamini, P., Greeff, M., Kohi, T.W., Makoae, L.N., Stewart, A.L., Mullan, J., Phetlhu, R.D., Wantland, D., Cuca, Y. & Naidoo, J. (2009).The development and validation of the HIV/AIDS Stigma Instrument- Nurse (HASI-N). AIDS Care. 21(2): 150-159.

Greeff, M., Phetlhu, D.R., Makoae, L.N., Dlamini, P.S., Holzemer, W.L., Naidoo, J., Kohi, T.W., Uys, L.R., & Chirwa, M.L. (2008).Disclosure of HIV status: Experiences and perceptions of persons living with HIV/AIDS and nurses involved in their care in five Africa countries. Qualitative Health Research. 8(3): 311-324.

Greeff, M., Uys, L.R., Holzemer, W.L., Makoae, L.N., Dlamini, P.S., Kohi, T.W., Chirwa, M.L., Naidoo, J., & Phetlhu, D.R. (2008).Experiences of HIV/AIDS stigma of PLWA and nurses from five African Countries. African Journal of Nursing and Midwifery. 10(1): 78-108.

Makoae, L., Greeff, M., Phethlu, R., Uys, L.R., Naidoo, J.R., Kohi, T., Dlamini, P., Chirwa, M. & Holzemer, W.L. (2008).Coping strategies for HIV and AIDS: A multinational African study. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 19(2):137-146.

Dlamini, P., Kohi, T., Uys, L. Phetlhu, R., Chirwa, M., Naidoo, J., Holzemer, W., Greeff, M., Makoae, L. (2007).Manifestations of HIV/AIDS stigma: Verbal and physical abuse and neglect in five African countries. Public Health Nursing. 24(5): 389-399.

Holzemer, W.L., Uys, L.R., Chirwa, M.L., Greeff, M., Makoae, L.N., Kohi, T.W., Dlamini, P.S., Stewart, A.L., Mullan, J., Phetlhu, R.D., Wantland, D. & Durrheim, K. (2007).Validation of the HIV/AIDS Stigma Instrument – PLWA (HASI-P). AIDS Care. 19(8): 1002-1012.

Holzemer, W.L., Uys, L., Makoae, L., Stewart, A., Phetlhu, R., Dlamini, P., Greeff, M., Kohi, T.W., Chirwa, M., Cuca, Y., & Naidoo, J. (2007).A conceptual model of HIV/AIDS stigma from five African countries. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 58(6): 541-551.

Naidoo, J.R., Uys, L.R., Greeff, M., Holzemer, W.L., Makoae, L., Dlamini, P., Phetlhu, R.D., Chirwa, M., & Kohi, T. (2007).Urban and rural differences in HIV/AIDS stigma in five African countries. African Journal of AIDS Research. 6(1): 17-23.

Amusan O.O.G., Sukati N.A., Dlamini P.S., Sibandze F.G. (2007) Some Swazi phytomedicines and their constituents. African Journal of Biotechnology 6: 267-272.

The Process of Facilitating Collaboration Between Traditional Healers and Western Healers in the Management of Chronic Illnesses in Swaziland (2007).Proceedings of the First NEPAD SANBio Workshop on Scientific validation of Traditional medicines for Affordable Treatment of HIV/AIDS and opportunistic Infections

Kohi, T.W., Makoae, L., Chirwa, M., Holzemer, W.L., Phetlhu, D.R., Uys, L., Naidoo, J., Dlamini, P.S., & Greeff, M. (2006).HIV and AIDS stigma violates human rights in five African countries. Nursing Ethics. 13(4): 404-415.

Uys, L., Chirwa, M., Dlamini, P., Greeff, M., Kohi, T., Holzemer, W.L., Makoae, L., Naidoo, J.R., & Phetlhu, R. (2005) “Eating plastic,” “winning the lotto,” “joining the WWW”… Descriptions of HIV/AIDS in Africa. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 16(3): 11-21.

Herbal Medicines from Mafutseni Area of Swaziland (2004).Published in the Uniswa Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology.

Involvement of the University of Swaziland in the provision of community health services (2002). Published: "proceedings of a consultative Workshop on University Involvement in Community Service held at Kwaluseni, 4-6-2002". 

Facilitating Collaboration between Traditional Healers and Western trained health care workers in the management of chronic illnesses: Published: Research Report Series, April, 2002.

Amusan O.O.G., Dlamini P.S., Msonthi J.D., Makhubu L.P. (2002). Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology; 79: 109-112.

Adeniji K.O., Amusan O.O.G., Dlamini P.S., Enow-Orock E.G, Gamedze S.T., Gbile Z.O., Langa A.D., Makubu L.P., Mahunnah R.L.A., Mshana R.N., Sofowa A., Vilane M.J. (2000). Traditional medicine and pharmacopoeia contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Swaziland. Scientific, Technical and Research Commission of the Organization of African Unity (OAU/STRC).

Team approach in the Rehabilitation of stroke patients: A literature review. Published in the Africa Journal of Nursing and Midwifery. November, 2000.

Medicinal Plants used in Traditional Medicine in Swaziland. (2000). Vol. 4 No. 1 UNISWA Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology.

Interdisciplinary team approach in the rehabilitation of stroke patients in Swaziland.(2000). Published in the UNISWA Research Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology. Vol, 3, No. 2.