Same-day exercise electrocardiography and ambulatory electrocardiographic (Holter) monitoring were performed on 167 patients, all of whom had suffered myocardial infarctions over the past 12 years.
One hundred and seventy-one patients who had had a myocardial infarction were evaluated at the Institute for Aviation Medicine, Pretoria.
The growing elderly population receives an increasing proportion of the prescriptions dispensed each year.
We studied all 265 adult patients who came to a Soweto polyclinic on 18 March 1980.
After routine topical application of lignocaine to the upper airway before passage of an endotracheal tube during general anaesthesia, plasma lignocaine levels were assayed in 20 artificially ventilated and 21 spontaneously ventilating patients.
Thyrotoxicosis may manifest with dysphagia.
A case of gonococcal arthritis-dermatitis syndrome is reported and discussed.
A rare case of male breast carcinoma is reported.
Four cases of recurrent gastro-intestinal haemorrhage associated with aortic stenosis are descriptionbed.
Bone marrow necrosis has been regarded as a rare finding in specimens obtained from living patients and is often associated with a poor prognosis.