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    • Diphenylhydantoin during pregnancy 

      Labadarios, D. (HMPG, 1979-02)
      [No abstract available]

    • Effect of 1% and 2% propofol on blood lipids during long-term sedation 

      Coetzee, A.; Blaine, E. M.; Labadarios, D.; Schall, R.; Haus, M. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2002)
      Objectives. To compare the effects of 1% and 2% propofol on the maximum and average lipid levels, the relative frequency of hyperlipidaemia, the propofol dose required to achieve an equivalent degree of sedation, the ...

    • Estimating the burden of disease attributable to iron deficiency anaemia in South Africa in 2000 

      Nojilana, B.; Norman, R.; Dhansay, M. A.; Labadarios, D.; Van Stuijvenberg, M.E.; Bradshaw D. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2007-08)
      Objectives. To estimate the extent of iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) among children aged 0 - 4 years and pregnant women aged 15 - 49 years, and the burden of disease attributed to IDA in South Africa in 2000. Design. The ...

    • Failure to thrive and its relationship to serum vitamin A levels and diet 

      Donald, P. R.; Shires, J.; Langenhoven, M. L.; Van Staden, E.; Labadarios, D. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1995)
      Serum vitamin A and retinol-binding protein (REP) levels were determined in a group of 34 children between 1 and 4 years of age with failure to thrive and in 34 age- and sex-matched controls. Both groups of children were ...

    • Food security - an update for health professionals. 

      Steyn, N. P.; Abercrombie, R.; Labadarios, D. (2001)

    • Lack of a relationship between plasma pyridoxal phosphate levels and ischaemic heart disease 

      Rossouw, J. E.; Labadarios, D.; Jooste, P. L.; Shephard, G. S. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1985-04)
      The 'vitamin B6-homocysteine theory' has been proposed as an alternative to the widely accepted lipid hypothesis in the aetiology of ischaemic heart disease (IHD). In a cross-sectional study of 71 white men with evidence ...

    • Malnutrition in the developing world: The triple burden 

      Labadarios, D. (2005)
      [No abstract available]

    • Nutritional status of renal transplant patients 

      Du Plessis, A. S.; Randall, H.; Escreet, E.; Holl, M.; Conradie, M.; Moosa, M. R.; Labadarios, D.; Herselman, M. G. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2002)
      Objective. To assess the effect of renal transplantation on the nutritional status of patients. Design. Prospective descriptive study. Setting. Renal Transplant Clinic at Tygerberg Hospital, Western Cape. Subjects. Fifty-eight ...

    • Plasma vitamin A, E, C and B6 levels in myocardial infarction 

      Labadarios, D.; Brink, P. A.; Weich, H. F. H. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1987)
      Vitamin A, E, C and B6 status was studied in 30 patients with myocardial infarction and in 19 age- and sex-matched patients after elective surgery or trauma. Plasma levels of the four vitamins studied were low, remained ...

    • A rapid method of monitoring the acute phase response in a rat model 

      Moodie, I. M.; Labadarios, D. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1997)
      The acute phase response (APR) is accompanied by major changes in micronutrient status. It is important to be able to quantitate the degree of APR, which can then be related to the accompanying alterations in micronutrient ...

    • Wanvoeding in drie hospitaalbevolkings 

      Labadarios, D.; Rossouw, J. E. (HMPG, 1981-08)
      A disturbingly high incidence of malnutrition has been found in patients with chronic liver disease, in patients with renal failure on chronic haemodialysis, and in the elderly. The aetiology of malnutrition would appear ...