Vol 13, No 1 (2019)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Consideration of molecular autopsies in forensic cases of sudden unexpected death in infants and children in South Africa PDF
L J Heathfield, L J Martin, R Ramesar 2-3
Tobacco, nicotine and e-cigarettes: Protecting children in South Africa PDF
A T R Westwood, A Vanker, D Gray 4-5


Comparison of the demographic and diagnostic profile of new patients attending a neurodevelopmental clinic in 2008/2009 and 2016 PDF
U Rasdien, A Redfern, P E Springer 6-10
The impact of a diabetes care team on the glycaemic control of paediatric and adolescent patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus at Tygerberg Children’s Hospital PDF
Z Kajee, J Harvey, E W Zöllner 12-16
Women’s position in the household as a determinant of neonatal mortality in sub-Saharan Africa PDF
S A Adedini, J O Akinyemi, O Wandera 17-22
A study of self-reported handwashing practices of caregivers in relation to acute respiratory infections and gastroenteritis in infants in a peri-urban community in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
N M Nsele, N H McKerrow 23-26
Waist circumference percentiles of black South African children aged 10 - 14 years from different study sites PDF
B S Motswagole, P O Ukegbu, H S Kruger, T Matsha, E Kimani-Murage, K D Monyeki, C M Smuts, M E Stuijvenberg, S A Norris, M Faber 27-35
Tracking progress on the health status and service delivery outcomes for neonates and children in the Metro West geographic service area of the Cape Metropole, 2010 - 2015 PDF
M Hendricks, A Hawkridge, L Jacobs, J Evans, H Mahomed, L Linley, A Westwood 36-43
Severe hypertension in children at a central referral hospital in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
D Murigo-Shumba, R Bhimma, E Naicker 44-48

Case Reports

Splenic abscess: Conservative management in children PDF
S Aroor, S Kanaparthi, S C Mundkur, S Shashidhara, K C Konda 49-50

CPD Questionnaire

CPD questionnaire PDF