Vol 94, No 1 (2004)

Table of Contents

News PDF
Fred N Sanders 19
Practice management: Business planning part III PDF
Foundation for Professional Development 22

From the Editor

Regulatory boredom PDF
J P de V van Niekerk 2

Editor's choice

Editor's choice PDF
J P de V van Niekerk 3


To the Barricades comrades! (sorry - colleagues) PDF
N C Lee 8
Kruisiging beswaar PDF
C F van der Merwe 8
Regional anaesthesia in mountain rescue PDF
R M Raw 8
Overproduction of food as the ultimate cause of obesity in the developed world PDF
T D Noakes 9
On being politically correct PDF
J V Larsen 9


No smoke without fire PDF
A change of heart at Groote Schuur PDF
Walter Sisulu Paediatric Cardiac Centre opened by Nelson Mandela PDF
Our new NHLS 'giant' PDF
SAMJ 100 years ago/SAMJ 50 years ago PDF
SAMA leads the way with ARV roll-out PDF


S R Deenedayalu PDF
James Schutz PDF


Menopause and HRT - keeping perspective PDF
D A Davey 23
Hormone replacement therapy - finally, good data PDF
L Rosenberg, M Hoffman 26
Annular pancreas PDF
S Moodley, M Hegarty, S R Thomson 28
Medicine - is this what we practice? PDF
Gerald Lapinsky 30
Out of Africa's Eden PDF
Jonathan Spencer Jones 32
Synopsis: Pain management PDF
Fred N Sanders 34


Measuring resistance to malaria PDF
Karen I Barnes, Peter I Folb 36

Scientific letters

Residual house spraying against malaria must be done correctly to be effective PDF
A van Geldermalsen, E Govere, P van der Stuyft 40
Chloroquine-induced retinal toxicity PDF
Kelvin Rivett 41
Occupation and schizophrenia in a Xhosa population - a variant of the social drift theory? PDF
Sandra Brink, Dana J H Niehaus, Piet Oosthuizen, Jacqueline Muller, Liezl Koen 42

Original articles

Safety and immunogenicity of two Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines PDF
Maila J Matjila, Thabo C Phohu, Angelika Banzhoff, Simonetta Viviani, Anwar A Hoosen, Massimo Bianchini, Pantaleo Nacci, Chapman W Palweni, Audino Podda, Michael Whitfield, Sanet Aspinall 43
Susceptibility of Plasmodium falciparum to the drugs used to treat severe malaria (quinine) and to prevent malaria (mefloquine, cycloguanil) in Comoros Union and Madagascar PDF
Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Laurence Randrianasolo, Rindra V Randremanana, Arthur Randriamanantena, Arsene Ratsimbasoa, Jean-Desire Rakotoson 47
Oral trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in the treatment of cerebral toxoplasmosis in AIDS patients - a prospective study PDF
P Francis, V B Patel, P L A Bill, A I Bhigjee 51
Islet neogenesis is stimulated by brief occlusion of the main pancreatic duct PDF
Colin W Woodroof, Charon de Villiers, Benedict J Page, Lize van der Merwe, William F Ferris 54
Homicidal violence during foreign military missions - prevention and legal issues PDF
G T Okulate, C Oguine 57