Browsing Dermatology by Title

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    • Aetiopathogenesis of atopic dermatitis 

      Jordaan, H. F.; Todd, G.; Sinclair, W.; Green, R. J. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2014-10)
      The aetiopathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD) is complex and during recent years much has been learnt regarding the genetic predisposition to the development of this condition and how its interaction with the environment ...

    • Guideline on the management of psoriasis in South Africa 

      Raboobee, N.; Aboobaker, J.; Jordaan, H. F.; Sinclair, W.; Smith, J. M.; Todd, G.; Weiss, R.; Whitaker, D. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2010-04)
      Background. Psoriasis vulgaris is a chronic, relapsing, immunemediated, potentially devastating disease, influenced by genetic and environmental factors, that can cause substantial morbidity and psychological stress and ...

    • Modelling the healthcare costs of skin cancer in South Africa 

      Gordon, Louisa G.; Elliott, Thomas M.; Wright, Caradee Y.; Deghaye, Nicola; Visser, Willie (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background: Skin cancer is a growing public health problem in South Africa due to its high ambient ultraviolet radiation environment. The purpose of this study was to estimate the annual health system costs of ...

    • Nuwe statistiese oorsig van velsiektes in die Wes-Kaap 

      Floter, W. (HMPG, 1978-02)
      Statistics concerning dermatological disease in outpatients seen at the dermatology clinic at Tygerberg Hospital during 1975 are presented. The greatest number of patients suffered from bacterial, mycotic or parasitic ...

    • Widespread superficial thrombophlebitis as a manifestation of secondary syphilis - a new sign. A report of 2 cases 

      Jordaan, H. F. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1986-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Two patients with serologically proven secondary syphilis also showed multifocal superficial thrombophlebitis. All manifestations cleared when appropriate antisyphilitic treatment was instituted. Although ...