Recent Submissions

  • Speckle tracking echocardiography in acute lupus myocarditis : comparison to conventional echocardiography 

    Du Toit, Riette; Herbst, Phillip G.; Van Rensburg, Annari; Snyman, Hendrik W.; Reuter, Helmuth; Doubell, Anton F. (BioScientifica, 2017)
    Aims: Lupus myocarditis occurs in 5–10% of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). No single feature is diagnostic of lupus myocarditis. Speckle tracking echocardiography (STE) can detect subclinical left ...
  • Meeting the challenges in the diagnosis of inflammatory myopathies 

    Manie, Mouroed (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2015)
    Inflammatory myopathy (IM) is a rubric term to describe a heterogeneous group of muscle diseases typified by dermatomyositis and polymyositis. The current classifications are unsatisfactory, but IM associated with other ...
  • Chloroquine-induced retinal toxicity 

    Whitelaw, D.; Jessop, S. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2005)
    [No abstract available]
  • Disseminated tuberculous osteitis 

    Whitelaw, D. A.; Currie, G.; Littleton, N. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2004)
    A 25-year-old woman presented with a 6-month history of chronic non-productive cough, an increasingly ‘lazy’ tongue, a pussy discharge from the right ear with increasing deafness, and right-sided headaches. There was ...