Vol 100, No 6 (2010)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents page PDF

From the Editor

A tribute to a journal buff PDF
J P de V van Niekerk 331-332

Editor's choice

Editors Choice PDF
JP van Niekerk 333


Noise and sports events PDF
Viroj Wiwanitkit 334
Health technology assessment - a new initiative in South Africa PDF
Moreshnee Govender, Motlatso Elias Letshokgohla, Debashis Basu 334
Clinical haematology training in South Africa for Fellows with the primary specialty of Internal Medicine: What’s in a name? PDF
Yohannie Billy Mlombe 334-335


Extortion or self-defence? - tempers rise in claims row PDF
Second report slams crippling neglect of water/sanitation systems PDF
Taming the HIV/AIDS monster in our lifetime? PDF
How will NHI affect my practice? Workshop seeks answers. PDF


Frederik Jacobus Rademan PDF
Mauritz van den Heever 361
Arthur Charles Keast PDF
Dennis Smyth 361


The burden of infertility among HIV-positive couples in South Africa: The available evidence PDF
D Basu, J K Basu, G T H Ellison 354-356
The progression of a J wave during induction of hypothermia PDF
Reitze Nils Rodseth 357
Somerset Hospital: South Africa's oldest hospital PDF
Norman Levy 358-360

Scientific letters

Reported rapes at a hospital rape centre: Demographic and clinical profiles PDF
Kees Lammers, Lindi Martin, Donavan Andrews, Soraya Seedat 362-363
Barriers to VCT despite 13 years of community-based awareness campaigns in a peri-urban township in northern Limpopo PDF
Petra De Koker, Pierre Lefèvre, Francine Matthys, Patrick van der Stuyft, Wim Delva 364-365

Original articles

Mercury exposure in a low-income community in South Africa PDF
M A Oosthuizen, J John, V Somerset 366-371
Warfarin-induced skin necrosis in HIV-1-infected patients with tuberculosis and venous thrombosis PDF
F Bhaijee, H Wainwright, G Meintjes, R J Wilkinson, G Todd, E de Vries, D J Pepper 372-377
Symptomatic relapse of HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis in South Africa: The role of inadequate secondary prophylaxis PDF
Joseph N Jarvis, Graeme Meintjes, Zomzi Williams, Kevin Rebe, Thomas S Harrison 378-382
An evaluation of nutritional practice in a paediatric burns unit PDF
Sanne Vijfhuize, Manon Verburg, Luise Marino, Monique van Dijk, Heinz Rode 383-386


Guideline: Appropriate use of tigecycline PDF
A J Brink, D Bizos, K D Boffard, C Feldman, D C Grolman, J Pretorius, G A Richards, M Senekal, E Steyn, N Welkovic 388-394


CPD Questionnaire PDF