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Profile of the asthma clinic at Addington hospital, Durban.
A study was done about the Asthma Clinic at Addington Hospital to show the characteristics and demography of the patients attending the clinic during the study period of one year. Some of the aspects studied were: the onset ...
Profile and management of patients presenting with asthma in outpatients at a community hospital in Escourt.
Much work has been done in urban areas to implement national guidelines in the treatment of asthma. There is however a dearth of studies done in rural and semi-rural areas. For this reason this study on the profile and ...
Disability grant assessments at Nqutu, Kwazulu-Natal.
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Utilisation and knowledge of contraception in attenders at Alice in Ciskei.
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Cannabis use : social risk factors and knowledge of health risks in a sample of adolescents.
A study was conducted at a Durban high school which has a mixture of socioeconomic classes and races. All grade 10 pupils present on the day of the study were asked to complete a questionnaire under examination-like ...
Knowledge and utililization of contraception amongst teenagers attending an urban Indian general practice.
During the six month period June to December 1990, 300 Indian teenagers attending the urban general practice of the researcher were interviewed. Data pertaining to age, sex, knowledge and utilization of contraceptives were ...
Twenty four hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in general practice.
Objectives: To assess the role of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in the diagnosis of hypertension in general practice. Background: Hypertension is usually diagnosed by casual office blood pressure readings. However, ...
A follow-up study of the respiratory health status of automotive spray painters exposed to paints containing isocyanates.
In order to evaluate the respiratory health status of spray painters exposed to paints containing hexamethylene diisocyanates (HDI) and to obtain more insight into the relationship between occupational exposures to isocyanates ...
Cigarette smoking among Indian matriculants at ex-House of Delegates schools in Northern Kwa-Zulu Natal.
A descriptive study of cigarette smoking in a sample of Indian matriculation students was undertaken in Northern Kwa-Zulu Natal in order to establish the prevalence of cigarette smoking; reasons for developing cigarette ...
Knowledge and utilisation of contraception in Indian females attending an urban general practice.
459 Indian female patients between the ages of 16 and 50. attending the practice of the researcher were asked to complete a confidential questionnaire on the knowledge and utilisation of ...