Vol 1, No 2 (2007)

Table of Contents


'Baby graveyard' PDF
Nonhlanhla Khumalo 47

Hot Topics

HIV priorities in children - what do the experts say? PDF
Nonhlanhla P Khumalo 50-52


The mother tongue as educational medium PDF
Mmakabelo A Krug 52


Severe abuse of infants - an evolutionary price for human development? PDF
A B van As, G Fieggen, P V Tobias 54-57


The changing face of neonatal intensive care in South Africa PDF
C H Pieper, P B Hesseling 58-62
Risk factors for mortality in neonatal seizure in a Nigerian newborn unit PDF
Tinaude Ogunlesi, Folashade Adekanmbi, Bolanle Fetuga, Olusoga Ogunfowora, Mojisola Ogundeyi 64-67
Predictors of survival in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia - systemic oxygenation status versus dynamic compliance of the respiratory system PDF
Adrie Bekker, Johan Smith, Sam W Moore, Clarissa H Pieper, Daniel Sidler, Johannes S Maritz 68-72
Aetiology of cerebral palsy in children presenting at Tygerberg Hospital PDF
Ronald van Toorn, Barbara Laughton, Netta van Zyl, Livia Doets, Fredericke Elsinger 74-77
The epidemiology of cystic fibrosis in the Western Cape Province PDF
Tony Westwood 78-81

Short Reports

Delay in diagnosis of Duchenne muscular dystrophy may reduce benefit from new corticosteroid protocol PDF
Steve Innes, Ros Quinlivan, Helen Roper 82-84


Investigation and diagnosis of life-threatening allergies in childhood PDF
P C Potter 87-92