Problems associated with training, experience, practice and recruitment in community medicine are outlined.
Since 1967, the academic discipline of social and preventive medicine has been taught to medical students at the University of Rhodesia.
Luteinising hormone-releasing hormone (LH-RH) administration is a useful provocative test for the evaluation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis.
A case of pure gonadal dysgenesis is reported, the patient having a 46,XY genotype associated with female internal and external genitalia and bilateral streak gonads.
Three cases of typhoid cardiac complications are reported.
We record the simultaneous occurrence of cutaneous and spinal cord lesions of schistosomiasis and speculate upon the mode of this distant spread.