A pilot intensive coronary care unit was started at Groote Schuur Hospital, and experience with the first 125 patients has been reviewed.
A survey of 18 children at the Transvaal Memorial Hospital for Children, with portal hypertension and bleeding.
In this study of polymyalgia rheumatica and giant-cell arteritis, no primary abnormality in muscle was found.
Arterial blood gases and acid-base studies were done on children with acute infective croup.
The doctor/population ratio in South Africa is 0.5 doctor to every 1,000 people, i.e. about one-third of the ratio in the USA and only one-quarter of the ratio in the USSR and Israel.
This article gives some personal impressions of smallpox encountered over many years.