Vol 96, No 2 (2006)

Table of Contents

News and Practice management PDF
Jonathan Spencer-Jones 96
Practice Management PDF
Chris Bateman 100

From the Editor

What HMPG, your own IBU, means to you PDF
Ralph Kirsch 77

Editor's choice

Editor's choice PDF
JP van Niekerk 79


IV phenobarbitone shock PDF
Raziya Bobat 80
'Found guilty' - an unjust outcome? PDF
Barry Penn 80
Well done, SAMA's Industrial Relations Unit PDF
T L Williams 82
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in children and adolescents PDF
S M Hawkridge, S Seedat, R Emsley, P Carey, D J Stein 82
Rocephin - the thin end of the wedge PDF
Martin Young 84
Problematic childhood atopic eczema consensus document? PDF
N P Khumalo, reply P C Potter, A I Manjira, R Weiss, P du Plessis, N Radobee, N Ndlova, M Davies, E Weinberg, (Members of the SA Child Working Group of the Allergy Society of South Africa) 84
Minimal access or minimal invasive surgery PDF
J T Nel 87


HPCSA President 'embarrasse' delegation PDF
Marrow matching marred by clashing egos PDF
Cohsasa - nibbling at the health care elephant PDF


Difference in quality of life of referred hospital patients after hospital palliative care team intervention PDF
Judy Kirk, Kathleen Collins 101
Recommendations pertaining to the use of viral vaccines: Influenza 2006 PDF
Department of Health 103
Young adults, the target of below-the-line advertising PDF
Saadhna Panday, Linda Richter, Arvin Bhana 104
The Dutch East Indian Company, scurvy and the victualling station at the Cape PDF
JC de Villiers 105
William Duckworth PDF
Doc Caldwell, Colin Dancaster 112
Mixed Bag PDF
Bridget Farham 114

Book reviews

Rook's Textbook of Dermatology Seventh edition PDF
S J Glassman 116


Palliative care is on the move - masihambe! PDF
Alan Barnard 118

Scientific letters

The silent truth of teenage pregnancies - Birth to Twenty cohort's next generation PDF
Linda M Richter, Shane A Norris, Carren Ginsberg 122
Survey of sexual behavior among Anglican youth in the Western Cape PDF
Rachel Mash, Roselyn Kareithi, Bob Mash 124

Original articles

Treatment for HIV/AIDS at South Africa's largest employers: myth and reality PDF
Patrick Connelly, Sydney Rosen 128
HIV/AIDS prevalence testing - merits, methodology and outcomes of a survey conducted at a large mining organisation in South Africa PDF
W Stevens, A Apostolellis, G Napier, L Scott, G Gresak 134
Financial and economic costs of scaling up the provision of HAART to HIV-infected health care workers in KwaZulu-Natal PDF
N Deghaye, R A Pawinski, C Desmond 140
Post-traumatic stress disorder, survivor guilt and substance use - a study of hospitalised Nigerian army veterans PDF
G T Okulate, O B E Jones 144
Lipid profile among diabetes patients in Gaborone, Botswana PDF
Addisu Y Mengesha 147