In South Africa, populations may be observed in various stages of transition from primitiveness to sophistication.
A controlled single-blind trial was carried out to compare the effect of single-dose therapy with pyrantel pamoate (Combantrin) and piperazine citrate in children infested with Ascaris lumbricoides.
The biological availability of chloramphenicol from different commercial preparations was investigated.
We have no test in facial paralysis to tell us the moment axonotmesis takes place, and because of this we cannot know for certain when to decompress the facial nerve.
Emergencies in general practice and the role and approach of the general practitioner and casualty officer: this clinical subject, with its moral and ethical facets, was the theme for a presidential address.
A new benzodiazepine derivative (Ro 5-4200) was used as a hypnotic in a pilot study on 30 patients the night before an operation.
Yersinia enterocolitica, serotype 3, phage type 9a, has been isolated for the first time in the Western Cape.
During the early years of the Johannesburg Hospital and the University of the Witwatersrand and its parent institutions, the Medical School was established on Hospital Hill.