The 4-year experience with flexible fibre-optic bronchoscopy at Groote Schuur Hospital is presented.
The prevalence of hallux valgus and its relationship to the metatarsal angles have been assessed in females between the ages of 2 and 20 years in three populations.
The value of nasopharyngeal endoscopy in assessing the function of the soft palate in speech is discussed.
The hormonal and psychological profiles of 23 women with the climacteric syndrome were compared with those of 10 asymptomatic postmenopausal women.
About 50% of Swedish infants born in 1750 survived to have children themselves, and when they did they produced about 4 babies per family.
Two neonates with the Kasabach-Merritt syndrome (cavernous haemangioma and spontaneous bleeding) are descriptionbed.
The aetiology of amniotic bands causing intrauterine annular constrictions of the fetus is discussed and a case report is presented.
The applied anatomy of the thoracic duct, the physiology of chyle and the pathogenesis and management of chylothorax are briefly reviewed.