South African Medical Journal

The South African Medical Journal (SAMJ) - first published in 1884 - is a monthly, peer reviewed, general medical journal publishing leading research impacting clinical care in Africa. The journal now incorporates continuing medical education (CME).

Announcements

 

SAMJ goes live with Editorial Manager

 

The new submission and tracking system will launch on 1 September 2016; authors will be required to register on and use Editorial Manager for all submissions of new manuscripts. New instructions for authors will be made available on the SAMJ website.

 

 
Posted: 2016-08-22 More...
 

Welcome

 

Welcome to the online home of the SAMJ.

We are in the process of doing a substantial upgrade of HMPG's online systems. Should you experience any problems with the site, please contact Gertrude Fani:

email: gertrudef@hmpg.co.za  |  tel: (021) 532 1281  |  cell: 072 635 9825

 
Posted: 2015-11-10
 

HMPG we site

 
"The hmpg.co.za web site has been subjected to a malicious attack. No content is at risk, but the site is currently offline. We are working as quickly as possible to restore full functionality. In the mean time we will ensure that all published content is made available on this site. Please contact gertrudef@hmpg.co.za for more information"  
Posted: 2015-09-16 More...
 
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Vol 106, No 9 (2016)


Cover Page

GUEST EDITORIAL

Mitigating high-altitude illness

DEBATE

Cannabis – where are we now?

CME

Functional neurosurgery (part 2)

IN PRACTICE

Human brucellosis in South Africa

CASE REPORT

Neonatal tetanus associated with a common skin

infection

RESEARCH

The South African child death review pilot

Effects of diabetes on health-related quality of life at

a tertiary hospital