Milton solution kills the infective larvae (cercariae) of the bilharzia parasites Schistosoma mansoni and S. haematobium at concentrations equivalent to 10 parts per million of sodium hypochlorite.
The cause of idiopathic cardiomyopathy remains obscure. It is not due to thiamine deficiency.
By means of case reports, we illustrate the value of estimating both the blood urea and the serum creatinine in renal failure.
The occurrence of complications of accidental intra-arterial injection of long-acting penicillin is descriptionbed.
The basis of somatotypes according to Sheldon is briefly descriptionbed.
Techniques are descriptionbed for the introduction of intercostal drains which have the advantage over the conventional method of simplicity, speed, and a lower incidence of complications.
A Conference on Student Health was held on 9 -10 February 1972, at the University of Rhodesia.
Ectopic pregnancy in 128 Bantu patients and 42 White patients is reported, compared, and statistically analysed.
The purpose of this study was to estimate the Mycoplasma pneumoniae antibody status, tested by metabolic inhibition, of a random population of White adults in the Republic of South Africa.
A series of 144 patients who had undergone previous caesarean section, treated in a modest maternity wing of a non-fee-paying section of a Zambian Copperbelt hospital, is presented.
There is a need for more factual information to create cultural understanding between the different ethnic groups in South Africa.
Duodenal ulceration is probably an inherited tendency, the development of the actual ulcer being dependent upon environmental factors, both physical and psychological.