n South African Journal of Child Health - Looking forward - and calling for your help! : editorial

Volume 2, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1994-3032
  • E-ISSN: 1999-7671



In the very first issue of the () in March 2007 we attempted to justify starting yet another medical journal to join the plethora of world medical literature. In a country where children constitute the majority of our population of over 40 million, the lack of a peer-reviewed paediatrics journal was long overdue. Most people would not argue against the need for peer-reviewed journals to publish high-quality manuscripts that not only report and stimulate original research but ultimately improve patient care.

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