• Childhood intra-thoracic tuberculosis : addressing the diagnostic dilemma 

      Marais, Barend Jacobus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Children contribute little to disease transmission and the maintenance of the tuberculosis epidemic, but they constitute a significant proportion of the total tuberculosis (TB) caseload and experience ...
    • The epidemiology and management of drug-resistant tuberculosis in childhood 

      Schaaf, Hendrik Simon (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Resistance to antituberculosis agents became evident soon after antituberculosis treatment was introduced for the first time. Combined drug therapy seemed to resolve this problem. Animal experimental ...
    • Lipoatrophy in HIV-infected children on antiretroviral therapy 

      Innes, Steven Eugene Vere (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: Lipoatrophy is a common adverse effect of stavudine and this effect is strongly dose-dependent. Stavudine remains the most commonly used paediatric antiretroviral drug in sub-Saharan Africa, ...