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    • The Cape Triage Score : a triage system for South Africa 

      Wallis, L. A.; Gottschalk, S. B.; Wood, D.; Bruijns, S.; De Vries, S.; Balfour, C.; Cape Triage Group (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2006-01)
      The Cape Triage Score (CTS) has been derived by the Cape Triage Group (CTG) for use in emergency units throughout South Africa. It can also be used in the pre-hospital setting, although it is not designed for mass casualty ...

    • Injury severity in relation to seatbelt use in Cape Town, South Africa : a pilot study 

      Van Hoving, D. J.; Hendrikse, C.; Gerber, R. J.; Sinclair, M.; Wallis, L. A. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2014-07)
      Background. Injuries and deaths from road traffic collisions present an enormous challenge to the South African (SA) healthcare system. The use of restraining devices is an important preventive measure. Objective. To ...

    • Penetrating the acoustic shadows : emergency ultrasound in South African emergency departments 

      Bruijns, S. R.; Engelbrecht, D.; Lubinga, W.; Wallis, L. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008-12)

    • Procedural sedation in the emergency centre 

      Stander, M.; Wallis, L. A. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2013)
      Background. The performance of safe and effective procedural sedation in the emergency centre has become a core competency in emergency medicine internationally. However, in South Africa clear guidelines are lacking and ...