Vol 10, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF


Childhood kidney disease in developing countries: Is it a forgotten disease? PDF
Rajendra Bhimma, Udai Kata 103

Short Reports

Exploring South African adolescents’ knowledge of abortion legislation and attitudes to abortion: Sexual status and gender differences PDF
Devashnee Ramiyad, Cynthia Joan Patel 105

Congress Report

The 6th South African Child Health Priorities Conference: ‘Walking the Talk’ PDF
Neil McKerrow, Haroon Saloojee, Mary Morgan 107


Current practice of adolescent preventive services among paediatric residents in Nigeria PDF
Moses Temidayo Abiodun, Austin I Omoigberale, Micheal O Ibadin 108
The effects of iron deficiency and anaemia on primary school learners’ scholastic performance PDF
Bongiwe P S Hlatswayo, Sibusiso Ntshangase, François Pierre Rousseau de Villiers 111
Barriers, facilitators and recommendations for the early infant diagnosis and treatment (EIDT) cascade: A qualitative study in Malawi PDF
Emily A Bobrow, Aida G Yemaneberhan, Mafayo Phiri, Leila Katirayi, Allan Ahimbisibwe, Frank Chimbwandira, Nicole Buono 116
The prevalence of paediatric skin conditions at a dermatology clinic in KwaZulu-Natal Province over a 3-month period PDF
Oludolapo Sherifat Katibi, Ncoza Cordelia Dlova, Antoinette Vanessa Chateau, Anisa Mosam 121
The long-term concerns post cochlear implantation as experienced by parents/caregivers of prelingually deaf children between the ages of 3 and 5 years in Gauteng Province, South Africa PDF
Nomfundo Moroe, Nabeelah Kathrada 126
Risk profiles of infants ≥32 weeks’ gestational age with oropharyngeal and oesophageal dysphagia in neonatal care PDF
C Pike, M Pike, A Kritzinger, Esedra Krüger, M Viviers 130
The impact of a change in referral pathway on a paediatric short-stay ward in Cape Town, South Africa PDF
Heather Finlayson, L Smit, T M Esterhuizen, M Kruger 134
Infant hearing screening at primary healthcare immunisation clinics in South Africa: The current status PDF
Luisa Petrocchi-Bartal, Katijah Khoza-Shangase 139

CPD Questionnaire

CPD questionnaire PDF