Adriamycin is a new anticancer antibiotic with a wide spectrum of activity against solid tumours.
The incidence of nutritional anaemia and of protein calorie malnutrition in 119 randomly selected Black children living in the Muldersdrift area was studied.
Experience in the use of intra-aortic balloon pumping for moribund cardiac surgical patients over a 10-month period is presented.
Fifty-two cases of acute renal failure at Livingstone Hospital were studied.
In 200 adult patients, urography with Urovist S (50 ml sodium diatrizoate 50%) achieved good or satisfactory visualisation of the urinary tract in 80 - 90%.
A case of Meigs' syndrome is reported and the rarity of this condition is emphasised.