Vol 11, No 2 (2017)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF


Making every baby count: Reflection on the Helping Babies Breathe Program to reduce birth asphyxia in sub-Saharan Africa PDF
E N Odjidja 61-63
The nursing crisis in paediatrics in South African state hospitals – an unaddressed problem PDF
S Lala, N Lala, Z Dangor 64-65


Prevalence of and risk factors for cranial ultrasound abnormalities in very-low-birth-weight infants at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital PDF
A Ghoor, G Scher, D E Ballot 66-70
An audit of the management of oesophageal stricture in children in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
O Moumin, G P Hadley 71-74
Risks associated with suspected dysphagia in infants admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit in a South African public hospital PDF
J Schoeman, A Kritizinger 75-79
Nutritional adequacy of menus offered to children of 2 - 5 years in registered childcare facilities in Inanda, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa PDF
P F Nzama, C Napier 80-85
The impact of HIV infection and disease stage on the rate of weight gain and duration of refeeding and treatment in severely malnourished children in rural South African hospitals PDF
M Muzigaba, B Sartorius, T Puoane, B Van Wyk, D Sanders 86-92
Screening for retinitis in children with probable systemic cytomegalovirus infection at Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa PDF
J F Engelbrecht, N Freeman, R M Rautenbach 93-95
Presentation and pattern of childhood renal diseases in Gusau, North-Western Nigeria PDF
B I Garba, A S Muhammad, A B Obasi, A O Adeniji 96-98


Neonatal sepsis: Highlighting the principles of diagnosis and management PDF
M Coetzee, N Mbowane, T de Witt 99-103

Case Reports

Chediak-Higashi syndrome presenting in the accelerated phase PDF
S Palaniyandi, U Pasupathy, L Ravichandran, A Rajendran, F R Suman, S Rajendra Prasad 104-106

CPD Questionnaire

CPD questionnaire PDF