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).



Review of Guidelines: Use of AGREE II instrument and appointment of new editorial sub-committee

The SAMJ has regularly published Guidelines and Recommendations for the management of a variety conditions. These will in future be adjudicated using the AGREE II instrument (  
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Vol 104, No 5 (2014)

Cover Page
  • Fracking and health 
  • Odyssean and imported malaria 
  • INH prophylaxis – the pros 
  • A visual prostate symptom instrument
  • Oral and oropharyngeal HPV 
  • Do HR practices drive doctors from the public health sector? 
  • CME: Breast cancer