Gross obesity greatly increases morbidity and mortality.
An asymmetrical crying facies due to hypoplasia or absence of the depressor angulioris muscle (DAOM) was observed in 23 infants and children. The cases were divided into two groups.
The labours of 8 patients which resulted in the birth of babies with brachial plexus injury were studied.
In a double-blind study comprising 50 patients with endoscopically proven uncomplicated duodenal ulcers a powder formulation of bicitropeptide (BCP-Compound) was found to be superior to placebo.
The present shortage of Black doctors in South Africa (less than 2% of a total of 15663) is primarily due to a lack of sufficiently qualified matriculants rather than insufficient medical school facilities.
A basic defect in the usage of the cuffed endotracheal tube is demonstrated.
The clinical electrocardiographic and radiological features and cardiac catheterization findings in 3 young infants with large intracranial arteriovenous fistulas are presented.
Craniopharyngiomas in children are usually associated with growth retardation and hypogonadism.
A patient with a traumatic rupture of the right main bronchus is descriptionbed.