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  • Odendaal, H. J.   Van der Merwe, J. V. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1976-11)
    Cardiotocograms of 6044 patients in labour were examined for evidence of an abrupt fall in the fetal heart rate. The latter was defined as a deceleration of at least 50 beats within 3 minutes, without a demonstration of ...
  • Odendaal, H. J.   Sandenbergh, H. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1977-12)
    In infants in whom accelerations of the fetal heart rate were present during the first stage of labour, the incidence of low Apgar scores was significantly less than in those in whom accelerations were not present. Absence ...
  • MacFarlane, C. M.   Tsakalakos, N.   Taljaard, J. J. F. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1985-10)
    Birth weight ratios (BWRs) and cord blood C-peptide values were significantly higher in neonates born to mothers with well-controlled gestational diabetes (GD) than in those born to mothers with well-controlled established ...
  • Rosemann, G. W. E. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
    Acute appendicitis in pregnancy and its treatment are reviewed. Six cases are described. Early surgery is recommended and a conservative watchfulness for more than 4 to 6 hours is condemned.
  • Retief, A. E.   Kotze, G. M.   Fox, M. F.   Venter, P. A.   Van Zyl, J. A.   Van Niekerk, W. A. (HMPG, 1979-06)
    The chromosome results of a series of 2 334 patients referred for cytogenetic analysis during 1966-1977 were tabulated by computer. The patients were grouped according to indications for referral, the main indications being ...
  • Muller, L. M.   De Jong, G.   Van Heerden, K. M. M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1985-08)
    The Holt-Oram syndrome is an autosomal dominant disease with 100% penetrance. No correlation exists between the maternal clinical expression and that of the affected offspring. The syndrome includes a wide range of cardiac ...
  • Dyer, S. J.   Kruger, T. F. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-03)
    Objective. We present the first report from the South African Register of Assisted Reproductive Techniques. Methods. All assisted reproductive technology (ART) centres in South Africa were invited to join the register. ...
  • Theron, G. B.   Thompson, M. L. (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 ...
  • Theron, G. B.   Geerts, L.   Thompson, M. L.   Theron, A. M. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    The centile chart currently in use for Western Cape birth weight for gestational age covers a gestational age range from 28 to 42 weeks. Advances in maternal, fetal and neonatal medicine allow interventions prior to ...
  • Koen, Liezl   Niehaus, Dana J. H.   Wright, Galen   Warnich, Louise   De Jong, Greetje   Emsley, Robin A.   Mall, Sumaya (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-03)
    Chromosome 22q11 aberrations substantially increase the risk for developing schizophrenia. Although micro-deletions in this region have been extensively investigated in different populations across the world, little is ...
  • Retief, A. E. (1985-10)
    Clinical indications for chromosome analysis in patients with gynaecological problems are well defined. These include, with primary or secondary amenorrhoea, infertility and repeated miscarriages in adults or retarded ...
  • Gericke, G. S.   Steyn, M. F.   Retief, A. E.   Thom, J. C.   Van Niekerk, W. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
    The clinical, cytogenetic and dermatoglyphic findings in a patient with a ring chromosome 21 are presented. This anomaly acts as a deletion of chromosomal material and results in specific congenital defects. A comparison ...
  • Nel, J. T. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1985-09)
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical effects of epidural block for pain relief during labour in an obstetric unit which manages mainly high-risk pregnancies. In the majority of the 62 patients studied only 5 ...
  • Kruger, T. F.   Van Wyk, H.   Stander, F. S. H.   Smith, K.   Menkveld, R.   Van der Merwe, J. P. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1987-02)
    There are conflicting reports in the literature about the effect of the water source for growth and insemination media in an in vitro fertilisation (IVF) programme. A controlled trial was carried out in which two-cell mouse ...
  • Theron, G. B.   Theron, A. M.   Odendaal, H. J.   Bunn, A. E. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2005-01)
    Objectives. To determine the accuracy of the resistance index (RI) of flow velocity waveforms of the umbilical artery measured using a newly developed PC-based continuous wave Doppler device (Umbiflow) with regard to ...
  • Labadarios, D. (HMPG, 1979-02)
    [No abstract available]
  • Adam, Ameera   Jeffery, Stephen   Adam, Ahmed   De Jong, Peter   Arieff, Yusuf (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2012-03)
    Introduction and hypothesis. A comparative study assessing the management of posterior compartment prolapse (PCP) by gynaecologists and urologists in South Africa. Methods. Questionnaires relating to the above procedures ...
  • Everett, K.   Odendaal, H. J.   Steyn, K. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2005-05)
    Objective. To investigate the current smoking cessation practices and attitudes of doctors working in the public antenatal services, as well as their perceived barriers to addressing the issue in the context of routine ...
  • Van der Merwe J. V. (HMPG, 1981-08)
    The analysis of 157 menstrual cycles in 50 patients on ovulation-induced regimens showed that in restoring ovulation clomiphene citrate inhibited cervical mucus production and caused hypersecretion of oestradiol. The ...
  • Urban, M. F.   Stewart, C.   Ruppelt, T.   Geerts, L. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2011)
    Objective. The prenatal screening programme for Down syndrome (DS) in the South African public health sector remains primarily based on advanced maternal age (AMA). We assessed the changes over time and effectiveness of ...