Browsing Department of Medicine by Title

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  • Task analysis in neurosciences programme design - neurological problems in general practice 

    Gledhill, R. F. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1983-02)
    Defining educational objectives is the key to achieving the goal of professional competence in students. The technique of task analysis was selected to determine components of competence in clinical neurology appropriate ...

  • Tricyclic antidepressant overdose necessitating ICU admission 

    Koegelenberg, Coenraad F. N.; Joubert, Zirkia J.; Irusen, Elvis M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-05)
    Tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) overdose necessitating intensive care unit (ICU) admission remains a significant problem in the Western Cape. In this retrospective study, we reviewed the course of life-threatening TCA ...

  • Tuberculous pericarditis and HIV infection in Africa 

    Reuter, Helmuth (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    [No abstract available]

  • Ultrasound-assisted transthoracic diagnostic techniques 

    Koegelenberg, Coenraad Frederik Nicolaas (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Although transthoracic ultrasonography is a well established modality, it is still underutilised by chest physicians. The aim of this research project was to investigate the feasibility, diagnostic yield ...

  • Usability testing of a multimedia e-learning resource for electrolyte and acid-base disorders 

    Davids, MR; Chikte, Usuf; Grimmer-Somers, Karen; Halperin, Mitchell L. (Wiley Online Open, 2013-04)
    The usability of computer interfaces may have a major influence on learning. Design approaches that optimize usability are commonplace in the software development industry but are seldom used in the development of e-learning ...

  • Vitamin B12 neuropathy in the absence of anaemia : a case report 

    Perold, J. G. (HMPG, 1981-04)
    A case of severe vitamin B12 neuropathy (subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord) in the absence of anaemia is described and a short review of the literature presented.

  • Die waarde van flikkergrafie in die hantering van enkelnodules van die tiroied 

    Van Heerden, B. B. see Van Heerden, Barend B.; Van Heerden, P. D. R.; Van Zyl, J. A.; Bouwer, E. L.; Van Heerden, Barend B. (HMPG, 1977-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The value of radionuclide scanning of the thyroid gland was investigated in 125 patients with solitary thyroid nodules. Fifty seven of the 95 patients with 'cold' nodules underwent surgery. The incidence ...

  • 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 ...