Congenital anorectal deformities present a therapeutic challenge to the paediatric surgeon.
Sotalol (Sotacor) is a beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agent, which in addition possesses class III anti-arrhythmic properties.
Isoniazid plasma half-life and clearance rates were studied in children with kwashiorkor before and after nutritional rehabilitation.
A questionnaire was used to assess the prevalence of smoking and chronic respiratory symptoms in 315 White and 290 Coloured children in the 11 - 15-year-old age group.
There is a growing tendency among general practitioners to pay more attention to the psychological factors involved in patients presenting w:th physical symptoms.
Patients not only have to be treated for their illnesses, but also have to be told why they are ill.
Most urban Blacks consult witchdoctors for diverse reasons.
The high incidence of cerebral palsy among adopted children in Cape Town has long been a cause for concern.
A case of immune thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy is reported.