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Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) and the role of sympathectomy in the management : a review.
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is an extremely debilitating condition, characterized by chronic pain with associated trophic changes. The 1st description of this condition dates back to 1864. The condition has been ...
A symptom-specific quality of life questionnaire for dysphagia.
Dysphagia is a common clinical problem. It is a distressing symptom which impacts negatively on the quality of life (QOL) of patients. There is increasing recognition that assessing QOL gives a broader perspective when ...
A prospective audit of the use of diagnostic laparoscopy to establish the diagnosis of abdominal tuberculosis.
HIV epidemic is one of the major challenges to the South Africa’s socio-economic development. The incidence of tuberculosis is rising in sub-Saharan Africa, and in 2009 South Africa had the second highest incidence of ...
The spectrum, outcomes and costs of acute appendicitis at Edendale Hospital and its related catchment areas.
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Spectrum and cost of road traffic crashes : data from a regional South African hospital.
Road traffic crashes (RTCs) are a worldwide phenomenon, but a disproportionate number of deaths and injuries caused by RTCs occur in developing countries. A number of international organisations have drawn attention to the ...