Vol 93, No 11 (2003)

Table of Contents

News PDF
Jonathan Spencer Jones 820
Practice Management: Business planning Part II PDF
Foundation for Professional Development 825

From the Editor

Food for thought PDF
J P de V van Niekerk 797

Editor's choice

Editor's choice PDF
J P de V van Niekerk 799


Voluntary HIV testing and counselling at the workplace - entirely compatible with the Employment Equity Act PDF
Leslie Landon, Paul Benjamin 804
Breast cancer management in the millennium - a multidisciplinary approach PDF
A Carstens, M A Coccia-Portugal, R Jacobs 804
Ritalin - on the bandwagon? PDF
Johan Erasmus 805
Weak knees PDF
J P Driver-Jowitt 805
Stretching the journey PDF
J du T Zaaijman 806


Sunter throws his cap into SAMA's ring PDF
War talk as Gov't shuns doctors PDF
Moji Mogari - new broom at SAMA PDF
Drug pricing: the end of the gravy train? PDF
Doctors, ethicists hit out at third-party funders PDF
A doctor with a modern AIDS mission PDF
Synopsis: Long-term effects in survivors of childhood cancer PDF
SAMJ 50 & 100 years ago PDF


John Donald Graham PDF
John Williams 842
Roy David Allan PDF
Maria Massing 842

Book reviews

Venomous and Poisonous Animals. A handbook for Biologists, Toxicologists and Toxinologists, Physicians and Pharmacists PDF
George Branch 840
Advances in End-Stage Renal Disease 2003. Renal Research Institute Seminars PDF
Charles Swanepoel 840
We Miss You All - Noerine Kaleeba: AIDS in the Family PDF
Bridget Farham 841


The Alcohol Injury Fund PDF
A B van As, Charles D H Parry, Mark Blecher 828
The partogram PDF
Louis-Jacques Bogaert 830
Public health and vaccines - immune response in developed versus poor countries PDF
Miles B Markus 834
Stroke in the young PDF
R V P de Villiers, E February, M L de Villiers 836
African Diary PDF
Jonathan Spencer Jones 838
Drug Alert: Eprex (recombinant human erythropoeitin alfa) and pure red cell aplasia - recommendations for administration to patients with CRF PDF
National Adverse Drug Monitoring Centre, Medicines Control Council 839


Commerce in organs - an ethical dilemma? PDF
K S Satyapal, A A Haffejee 844

Scientific letters

Management of diabetes mellitus in outpatient facilities is achieving poor results PDF
Margaret S Westaway, John R Seager, Danie G van Zyl, Helena Oosthuizen 846
Cancer in rural KwaZulu-Natal PDF
Martin Dedicoat, Freddy Sitas, Robert Newton 847

Original articles

Death and injury on duty - a study of South African police officers PDF
Frank Plani, Douglas M Bowley, Jacques Goosen 851
Dual protection in sexually active women PDF
Immo Kleinschmidt, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, Jeniffer Smit, Mags E Beksinska, Helen Rees 854
'Failed' contraception in a rural South African population PDF
Louis-Jacques van Bogaert 858
Short Report: Informed choice - the timing of postpartum contraceptive initiation PDF
A Hani, M Moss, D Cooper, C Morroni, M Hoffman 862
Visuospatial deficits in children 3-7 years old with shunted hydrocephalus PDF
Serena V Frank, Theophilus Lazarus, Narendra Nathoo 865