The results of cervical smears done on the first 15000 women screened by the cytology laboratory established in the Johannesburg clinic of the Transvaal Family Planning Association in July 1972, are recorded.
A retrospective study of 21 patients with acute transformation of chronic granulocytic leukaemia (CGL) and myelofibrosis was undertaken.
Thirty-one children under the age of 13 years with spinal cord and cauda equina compression are presented.
Three different regimens of drug treatment for hypertension were compared with regard to the development of undesirable side-effects in a group of 53 patients attending a hypertension clinic.
The efficacy of oxprenolol (Trasicor) and propranolol in controlling anxiety was compared in a double-blind study of patients with anxiety and tension.
A total of 1 035 routine serum gastrin investigations was undertaken with a commercially available kit.
The curricular needs in the continuing education of general practitioners can be assessed by means of surveys which utilise practice profile data.
The skull thickness in Black and White adults of both sexes was studied in Rhodesia by two methods.
An acute brain syndrome in a cannabis-dependent patient, who sustained multiple injuries, is descriptionbed.
Psychotherapy for ageing or old people is defined and descriptionbed, and certain theoretical and practical aspects are dealt with.