It has been demonstrated that vigorous leisure-time physical activity and hard physical occupational work protect against ischaemic heart disease (IHD), but the protective mechanisms are not clear.
Ten patients with clinically complete cervical spinal cord transection of traumatic origin were studied.
Thirty-four patients with carcinoma of the ovary were compared with controls matched for age, sex and racial origin.
Fractures of the shaft of the ulna are descriptionbed and a simple classification is proposed.
Thirty patients with 57 basal cell carcinomas of the head and neck underwent cryosurgery during the years 1971 - 1973.
Two hundred and two patients were referred to the ultrasound department for evaluation of a pelvic mass during 1977, and of these only 120 underwent an operation enabling a definitive diagnosis to be made.
The antenatal ultrasonic detection of congenital pancreatic cysts is descriptionbed in a case of polyhydramnios associated with fetal asphyxiating thoracic dysplasia.
An endobronchial lipoma of the right main bronchus causing obstructive pneumonitis and bronchiectasis in a 71-year-old White man is descriptionbed.