Vol 15, No 3 (2021)

Table of Contents


Contents PDF


A study reflecting the demographics and comorbidities of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at initial presentation to the KwaZulu-Natal Children’s Hospital PDF
S Pillai, M Makhetha, C Aldous 125-129
Short-term outcomes of very low-birthweight infants with intraventricular haemorrhage who received respiratory support in a middle-income country neonatal unit PDF
D Goolab, L Tooke, S Le Roux, Y Joolay 130-136
The earliest time for haematocrit check after packed red blood cell transfusion among children with anaemia PDF
Q A Adeleye, O Oniyangi, L I Audu 137-141
Developing a validated instrument to assess paediatric interns in South Africa PDF
K L Naidoo, J M Van Wyk 142-148
Evaluating maternal characteristics and DNA polymerase chain reaction birth testing of neonates born with HIV in a KwaZulu-Natal referral hospital – missed opportunities? PDF
S Abushkiwa, R Singh, K Naidoo 149-154
Incidence of preterm births in a referral teaching hospital in Ghana: What is the role of maternal age, parity, gravidity and stress during pregnancy? PDF
E Otieku, A P Fenny, A-K Labi, U Enemark 155-158
Health facility obstacles result in missed vaccination opportunities in Tshwane Region 5, Gauteng Province PDF
D N Montwedi, J C Meyer, V V Nkwinika, R J Burnett 159-164
The clinical profile and outcome of children with transfusion-dependent thalassaemia in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa: A 16-year retrospective review PDF
M T Mailula, Y Goga, P M Jeena 165-169
Outcomes of extremely low-birthweight neonates at a tertiary hospital in the Western Cape, South Africa: A retrospective cohort study PDF
G M Musiime, L G Lloyd, M McCaul, N Van Zyl, S L Holgate 170-175

Case Reports

Alagille syndrome and hereditary von Willebrand disease: A rare co-occurrence PDF
M J Dempster, B F Jacobson, P Walabh 176-179



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