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A centile chart for birth weight for an urban population of the Western Cape
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1995-12)
Evidence from large epidemiological studies has supported concern that being born light for gestational age (LiGA) may be detrimental. The incidence of LiGA babies is an important indicator of the health of women of ...
The role of the endothelium in the reduction of restenosis following balloon angioplasty
(Clinics Cardive Publishing, 1998-10)
Objective. Coronary angioplasty is complicated in one-third of cases by restenosis due to intimal hyperplasia. This is the result of the migration and proliferation of vascular smooth-muscle cells (SMCs) and correlates ...
Alcohol and brain damage
[No abstract available]
A rapid screening test for pleural exudates
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1999-01)
Aberrant in vitro HLA-DR expression in patients with chronic fatigue
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1990-08)
To the Editor: The chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a clinical entity characterised by chronic fluctuating fatigue associated-with a multitude of related symptoms, which may vary between patients. It is of unknown ...
A case control study of breast cancer risk and exposure to injectable progestogen contraceptives : methods and patterns of use among controls
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1997-03)
Objective. To describe the patterns of use of injectable progestogen contraceptives (IPCs) among coloured and black women in the Western Cape. These data are part of an ongoing study in the Western Cape, the main aim of ...
Immune regulation in children and adults in a community with a high incidence of tuberculosis
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1998-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There is a progressive maturation of the immune system from infancy to adulthood. The immature immune system in early life is characterised by impaired macrophage function and antigen presentation as ...
A critical appraisal of the clinical pharmacokinetics of isoniazid
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 1996-12)
The work presented in this thesis has contributed to the clarification of a number of issues related to the clinical pharmacokinetics of isoniazid and hydrozine in juvenile and adult patients of both sexes subject to ...
Immunoelectron microscopic characterization of glial intermediate filaments in human gliomas
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 1993-03)
Glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) is found in varying amounts in the cytoplasm of most normal and neoplastic cells of astroglial origin. Though not glial specific, immunoelectron microscopy has shown that vimentin and ...
Die effek van lignokaien op segmentele miokardiale funksie in die oop borskas isgemiese varkhart onder algemene narkose
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1991-12)
AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Die effek van lae (1 mg/kg) en hoe (4mg/kg) bolusse intraveneuse lignokaYen op regionale funksie is ondersoek in 13 varkharte. Deur middel van 'n betekenisvolle vernouing van die linker afdalende ...