A brief overview of the policies and research priorities of the South African Medical Research Council is given.
The socio-economic, health and nutritional status of 186 families in Diepkloof, Soweto, was studied.
A family attachment scheme is descriptionbed, in which a few fourth-year students followed-up the babies they delivered during their obstetric training until the final year of study.
Serum levels of phenytoin and phenobarbitone were studied in a group of Black adult epileptics.
Ten cases of tumour metastasis to the thyroid gland are reviewed.
The value of radionuclide scanning of the thyroid gland was investigated in 125 patients with solitary thyroid nodules.
A case of gastrobronchial fistula complicating thoracoabdominal trauma is presented.