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South African Medical Journal - Vol 106, No 3 (2016)

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Editorial: The Age of the Acquisitors – girls and women beware EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Janet Seggie 223-224
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10579
Editorial: Is South Africa at risk for Zika virus disease? EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Petrus Jansen van Vuren, Jacqueline Weyer, Alan Kemp, Veerle Dermaux-Msimang, Kerrigan McCarthy, Lucille Blumberg, Janusz Paweska 232-233
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10615
Editorial: Could we offer mitochondrial donation or similar assisted reproductive technology to South African patients with mitochondrial DNA disease? EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Surita Meldau, Gillian Riordan, Francois van der Westhuizen, Joanna L Elson, Izelle Smuts, Michael S. Pepper, Himla Soodyall 234-236
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10170
Approach to chest pain and acute myocardial infarction EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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S Pandie, D Hellenberg, F Hellig, M Ntsekhe 239-245
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10323
An approach to the patient with a suspected tachycardia in the emergency department EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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A Chin, B Vezi, M Namane, H Weich, R Scott-Millar 246-250
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10322
Recommendations pertaining to the use of influenza vaccines and influenza antiviral drugs, 2016 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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S Walaza, C Cohen 251-253
Digitotalar dysmorphism: Molecular elucidation EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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AA Vorster, P Beighton, RS Ramesar 253-255
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10134
Amendments to the Sexual Offences Act dealing with consensual underage sex: Implications for doctors and researchers EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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S Bhamjee, Z Essack, AE Strode 256-259
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9877
The value of internal medicine outreach in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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RI Caldwell, B Gaede, C Aldous 259-262
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10278
A subepidermal blistering disorder EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Y Moolla 263
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10129
Breast cancer in high-risk Afrikaner families: Is BRCA founder mutation testing sufficient? EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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HJ Seymour, T Wainstein, S Macaulay, T Haw, A Krause 264-267
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10285
Knowledge regarding basic concepts of hereditary cancers, and the available genetic counselling and testing services: A survey of general practitioners in Johannesburg, South Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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C van Wyk, TM Wessels, JGR Kromberg, A Krause 268-271
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10162
A clinical and molecular investigation of two South African families with Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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C Spencer, K Fieggen, A Vorster, P Beighton 272-275
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9476
Alpha-thalassaemia trait as a cause of unexplained microcytosis in a South African population EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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SB Loonat, NH Naran, SL Thein, NA Alli 276-279
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10005
Validation of the CoaguChek XS international normalised ratio point-of-care analyser in patients at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, South Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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EL Benade, BF Jacobson, S Louw, E Schapkaitz 280-283
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9422
High prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in Durban South African Indians: The Phoenix Lifestyle Project EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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DR Prakaschandra, TM Esterhuizen, AA Motala, P Gathiram, DP Naidoo 284-289
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9837
Comorbidity of respiratory and cardiovascular diseases among the elderly residing close to mine dumps in South Africa: A cross-sectional study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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V Nkosi, J Wichmann, K Voyi 290-297
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10243
A cohort study of elderly people in Bloemfontein, South Africa, to determine health-related quality of life and functional abilities EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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AM Gerber, R Botes, A Mostert, A Vorster, E Buskens 298-301
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10171
Children with disabling chronic conditions in the Western health subdistrict of Cape Town, South Africa: Estimating numbers and service gaps EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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A Redfern, A Westwood, KA Donald 302-307
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9825
Providers’ perceptions of the implementation of a performance measurement system for substance abuse treatment: A process evaluation of the Service Quality Measures initiative EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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B Myers, PP Williams, K Johnson, R Govender, R Manderscheid, JR Koch 308-311
http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.9969


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