The shock syndrome is a very complex problem and I invariably related to inadequate tissue perfusion.
An outbreak of food-poisoning due to a chemical flour improver, potassium bromate, is reported.
Six separate groups of young albino rat were intratracheally injected with suspensions of carbon, quartz, asbestos and aluminium dusts and with dust admixtures of 50 mg. quartz + 5 mg. aluminium and 50 mg. asbestos + 5 mg. aluminium, respectively.
Doxycycline has been administered to 30 patients with acute pulmonary infection over a period of approximately one year.
The study reports an investigation into the learning patterns of children.
The all-age average incidence of deaths from heart failure in the Bantu in Durban is almost 8%.
An infant with the cat-cry syndrome is reported, showing the classical features of a cat-like cry, failure to thrive and deletion of the short arm of the B group of chromosomes.