SADFM

South African Database for Functional Measures

Projects

SADFM’s research programs establish the benchmarks for healthcare outcomes and to understand the risk indicators that have a positive or negative effect on theses outcomes. SADFM invite researchers to participate in any of their on-going research projects. Bona fide researchers and researchers that hope to improve their academic qualifications are welcomed in the SADFM’s pool of researchers.

Risk Management

Trauma risk management.
Geriatric risk management. 
General healthcare complications risk management.
Psychiatric risk management.

Outcomes of Care in the Sub-Acute Environment

 
Convalescent care
Rehabilitation
Palliative care
Psychiatric care

Outcomes of Care in the Home Based Care Environment

Convalescent care
Rehabilitation
Palliative care
Wound care
Assisted living
Psycho-geriatric

Burden of Care Management in Custodial Environment

 
People with Intellectual Disabilities (PID).
Chronic psychiatric custodial care and the burden of care.
Frail care due to age, trauma and/or disease