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  • Hemangiosarkoom van die bors : 'n gevallestudie en oorsig van die literatuur 

    Van Zyl, J. A.; Van Der Walt, J. J.; Van Zyl, J. J. W. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
    In this case of angiosarcoma of the breast in a 55 yr old woman, the time from treatment to death was 41 mth, compared with 25 mth in collected cases from the literature. The possible value of adjuvant chemotherapy is ...
  • Performance data of screening mammography at a dedicated breast health centre 

    Apffelstaedt, J. P.; Steenkamp, V.; Baatjes, K. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
    Background. Mammographic screening has become part of routine health care. We present a first analysis of screening mammography in a dedicated breast health centre in Africa. Objective. To establish a performance benchmark ...
  • Endoscopy outreach : how worthwhile is it 

    Voss, M.; Forward, L. M.; Smits, C. A. G.; Duvenage, R. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2010)
  • Medical futility and end-of-life care 

    Sidler, D.; Arndt, H. R.; Van Niekerk, A. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008-04)
    Acceptance of the concept of medical futility facilitates a paradigm shift from curative to palliative medicine, accommodating a more humane approach and avoiding unnecessary suffering in the course of the dying process. ...

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