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Molecular diagnosis and typing of HTLV-I in KwaZulu-Natal.
Two areas of the HTLV-I genome were targeted for an in-house molecular diagnostic test, namely the pol and env regions. The pol primers proved the most sensitive (100%)and specific (100%). Amplification using the env primer ...
Visual perceptual abilities in obstetric brachial plexus palsy : an investigation of the incidence and a comparative analysis.
Obstetric brachial plexus palsy, a traumatic birth palsy, results in the paralysis of the upper limb/s. The birth injury is treated at the Brachial Plexus Clinic at King Edward VIII th Hospital, where the Candidate forms ...
An analysis of the influence of multilevel leadership on the effectiveness of provincial hospitals in the Kwazulu/Natal Province.
The purpose of this study was to describe and identify the leadership style that prevails in health care institutions, in order to establish the influence of multilevelleadershipon the effeciveness of hospitals in ...
An investigation into the needs assessment phase of the health education process for school children.
This study investigated the needs assessment phase of the health education process for school children. The objectives of the study were to identify health education needs of school children using three approaches, namely, ...
The Durban stroke data bank with special emphasis on higher cortical function deficits.
Background: Stroke is a leading cause of death and morbidity in all countries, yet treatment options are few. Numerous agents that were successful in animal models, failed in humans. Establishing the cause of stroke in ...