Vol 108, No 6 (2018)

Table of Contents

Cover

Cover PDF
 

Contents

Contents PDF
  444-445

From the Editor

‘If exercise was a pill …’ PDF
B Farham 446

Correspondence

Under-5 mortality and the contribution of congenital disorders in South Africa PDF
H L Malherbe, A L Christianson, D Woods, C Aldous 447-448

Izindaba

30 days in medicine PDF
  449

Obituaries

Lionel Palmer Miles PDF
  450

Editorial

Decentralised clinical training of health professionals will expand the training platform and enhance the competencies of graduates PDF
B Gaede 451-452
How climate change can fuel listeriosis outbreaks in South Africa PDF
M F Chersich, F Scorgie, H Rees, C Y Wright 453-454

Continuing Medical Education

Anaesthesia in South Africa PDF
N Ntusi 455-456
Anaesthesia for paediatric patients: Minimising the risk PDF
K Bester, H Meyer, M Crowther, R Gray 457-459
Managing spinal hypotension during caesarean section: An update PDF
M W Gibbs, D van Dyk, R A Dyer 460-463
Myocardial injury after non-cardiac surgery: Time to shed the ignorance PDF
E Coetzee, B M Biccard 464-467

In Practice

Prolonged paralysis in a child with organophosphate pesticide poisoning PDF
K Balme, M McCulloch, C Stephen 468-470
Posthumous conception: Recent legal developments in South Africa PDF
D W Thaldar 471-473

Research

Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli levels on the hands of theatre staff in three hospitals in Johannesburg, South Africa, before and after handwashing PDF
D O Matuka, B Binta, H A Carman, T Singh 474-476
Economic evaluation of safety-engineered devices and training in reducing needlestick injuries among healthcare workers in South Africa PDF
P de Jager, M Zungu, R E Dyers 477-483
Medical students' perspectives on euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide and their views on legalising these practices in South Africa PDF
R K Jacobs, M Hendricks 484-489
Poor anticoagulation control in patients taking warfarin at a tertiary and district-level prothrombin clinic in Cape Town, South Africa PDF
I Ebrahim, A Bryer, K Cohen, J P Mouton, W Msemburi, M Blockman 490-494
Phenotypic and genotypic correlation of carbapenememase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and problems experienced in routine screening PDF
A Singh-Moodley, O Perovic 495-501
Is adrenal suppression in asthmatic children reversible? A case series PDF
E W Zöllner 502-505
Outcomes of outpatient ureteral stenting without fluoroscopy at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa PDF
S Sinha, S Z Jaumdally, F Cassim, J Wicht, L Kaestner, A Panackal, C H Jehle, P Govender, S de Jager, E de Wet, M Dewar, M E Kolia, S Salukazana, C Moolman, A P van den Heever, B Kowlessur, G Pinto, J Lazarus 506-510
Predictors of unplanned pregnancies among female students at South African Technical and Vocational Education and Training colleges: Findings from the 2014 Higher Education and Training HIV and AIDS survey PDF
N Mbelle, M Mabaso, G Setswe, S Sifunda 511-516
High risk of suicide among high-school learners in uMgungundlovu District, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
N Khuzwayo, M Taylor, C Connolly 517-523

CPD

CPD questionnaire PDF