oa Southern African Journal of Epidemiology and Infection - 4th FIDSSA Congress : 8-11 September 2011, Durban : oral presentations : congress abstracts

Volume 26, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1015-8782
  • E-ISSN: 2220-1084



The isolation and detection of low amounts of transrenal DNA in urine

Management of low birthweight neonates with tuberculosis exposure in a setting with high HIV prevalence
Chronic, recurrent infection despite immune reconstitution in adults with HIV: a case series
Increased risk of death amongst HIV-infected persons hospitalised with influenza: confirmed illness in South Africa 2009-2010
Digital image analysis for determining malaria parasite density in thick blood smears
Viral meningitis outbreak: Mpumalanga, 2011
Outbreak investigation of disease mimicking viral haemorrhagic fever: Johannesburg, 2010
Virus-inhibiting surgical glove to reduce the risk of contamination by HIV
The Haiti cholera outbreak strain: do South African strains compare?
Atypical staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec elements in methicillin-resistant from hospitals in Cape Town
Comparison of susceptibility testing methods for the detection of with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin
HPV genotyping in histologically reviewed penile biopsies from Dr George Mukhari Hospital, South Africa
PCR detection of invasive pneumococcal serotypes from culture-negative samples, South Africa, 2010
Adherence to and usage of the N95 respirator mask as a tuberculosis control measure in healthcare facilities in the Tshwane district
Establishing the microbiol aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia in a Johannesburg-based academic hospital using PrimeStore®
A field evaluation of a chemiresistive sensor array as a rapid point-of-care diagnostic for pulmonary tuberculosis
An outbreak of multipledrug-resistant bloodstream infection among patients admitted to the haematology intensive care unit of a tertiary academic hospital in the Western Cape, South Africa, January 2010 to January 2011
Drug-resistant parasite circulation and migration in the Southern African Development Community
An emerging HIV-associated opportunistic infection: infection in South Africa, 2005-2009
Organism profile of chronic suppurative otitis media in children in the Free State province, South Africa
Prevalence of DHPS mutations in HIV patients from Gauteng, South Africa
The assembly and RNA binding of hepatitis B virus core protein
Culture-confirmed multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in children: clinical features, treatment and outcome
Incorrect reporting of O1 initiates an outbreak responseVariation in sequence and expression profiles of genes in clinical and laboratory isolates
Lost multidrug-resistant tuberculosis cases in South Africa: the contribution of underdiagnosis
Knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of STI patients in relation to STI, pregnancy, contraceptive utilisation and substance abuse in the Mbeqweni and Civic Health Care Centres in Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Efavirenz dose reduction in HIV-infected patients
Parenteral Artesunate Access Initiative
Human rabies in South Africa, with special focus on recent outbreaks
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the effects of male circumcision status on HIV acquisition by men through sex with men
Advances in childhood immunisation in South Africa: where to now?

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