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An audit of perinatal mortality at King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban.
Abstract not available.
Renal manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus in the era of antiretroviral treatment in South Africa.
Background: Sub-Saharan Africa carries the global burden of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Renal disease is a well-recognized and closely associated complication of HIV infection. The burden of kidney disease ...
Transmission rates of HIV-1 and the mortality rate in high risk infants exposed to HIV, in the PMTCT programme, at the Neonatal Unit, of King Edward VIII Hospital , Durban, South Africa.
Introduction. Previous studies have established that infants born to mothers with advanced HIV disease and co-infections are smaller, premature and have rapidly progressive HIV disease and an early death. King Edward ...
Human immunodeficiency virus and CD4 count in ocular surface squamous neoplasia.
During my time working at various eye clinics in Kwazulu-Natal, I observed that more often than not, patients with disfiguring ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) were Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive and ...
Severe acute malnutrition and antiretroviral treatment in children with HIV.
Background: Childhood malnutrition remains a common problem in many parts of the world and is a contributing factor in 45% of the 5.9 million annual deaths in children under 5 years. HIV-infected children have a ...
Maternal and perinatal outcomes in triplet pregnancy : an audit over 12 years at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital.
Aim: To determine maternal and neonatal outcomes in triplet gestation. Study Design: Retrospective observational study. Place and Duration of Study: Obstetric and Gynaecological Department, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central ...
Front cover image for Quality of life in patients with seborrhoeic dermatitis in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Quality of life in patients with seborrhoeic dermatitis in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Background: In developing countries, the quality of life (QOL) of skin diseases has rarely been investigated. This is the first study in South Africa (SA) that assesses the quality of life of patients presenting with ...
The clinical spectrum and outcome of skin conditions in patients admitted to dermatology wards at King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban.
Background Dermatology is primarily an outpatient speciality, but significant numbers of patients are admitted either for inpatient treatment or diagnostic work up in dermatology wards. Reviews of inpatient dermatology ...
Diprosopus : a rare anomaly. Collective review and case report.
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Anxiety and depressive symptoms amongst caregivers of children with mental illness.
Abstract not available.