• The role of prenatal alcohol exposure in abruptio placentae 

      Du Toit, M. M.; Smith, M.; Odendaal, H. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2010-12)
      Objective. To investigate the association between preconception and prenatal alcohol use and abruptio placentae. Methods. A case-control study of women with the clinical diagnosis of abruptio placentae, 65 cases and 66 ...
    • Routine investigations in the clinical staging of invasive carcinoma of the cervix : a critical evaluation 

      Deale, C. J. C.; Du Toit, J. P. (1980-11)
      From July 1976 to December 1978 invasive carcinoma of the cervix in 369 new patients at Tygerberg Hospital, Parowvallei, CP, was classified into stages according to the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics ...
    • Saving mothers : report on the confidential enquiries into maternal deaths in South Africa 

      Theron, G. B. (Medpharm Publications, 2000)
      In 1952 the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR), excluding early pregnancy deaths, was 54/100 000 births for England andWales. This was the first year of the Confidential Enquiry in Maternal Deaths in England and Wales. fn the ...
    • Screening for gestational diabetes : examining a breakfast meal test 

      Marais, Colin; Van Wyk, L.; Conradie, M.; Hall, D. (MedPharm Publications, 2016)
      Objective: This study was performed to analyse the carbohydrate quantity of the non-standardised breakfast meal test consumed as part of a screening test for gestational diabetes. Design: A prospective descriptive design ...
    • Screening for small-for-gestational-age newborns using serial symphysis-fundal measurements 

      Da Reitz Pereira, C.; Odendaal, H. J. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1999)
      [No abstract available]
    • Seksonderrig onder tieners in die Paarl 

      De Villiers, V. P. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1991)
      Over a 24-month period, 209 pregnant girls 16 years and younger were interviewed at the Paarl East Teenage Pregnancy Clinic. Only 60 (28,71%) had received some sex education at home and 108 (51,67%) had received some ...
    • Sepsis: Primary indication for peripartum hysterectomies in a South African setting 

      Jansen van Vuuren, Lize (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2016-12)
      BACKGROUND: Peripartum hysterectomies are lifesaving procedures but definitions vary. Indications are variable and dependant on resources and geographical factors. OBJECTIVES: This study evaluates the incidence, ...
    • Severe acute respiratory infection with influenza A (H1N1) during pregnancy 

      Langenegger, Eduard; Coetzee, Andre; Jacobs, Samier; Le Roux, Alrisah; Theron, Gerhard (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2009-10)
      ABSTRACT FROM JOURNAL: Pregnant women are at high risk of severe acute respiratory infection if infected with the influenza A (H1N1) virus. On 14 August 2009 the first complicated H1N1 obstetric patient was admitted to ...
    • Severe fetal tachycardia after administration of hexoprenaline to the mother : a case report 

      D'Hooghe, T. M.; Odendaal, H. J. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1991)
      A fetus developed extreme supraventricular tachycardia (210/min) after intravenous hexoprenaline 10 μg was administered to the mother for intrapartum fetal distress. Urgent caesarean section resulted in the birth of a male ...
    • Severe ovarian hyperstimulation after follicular aspiration 

      Van der Merwe, J. P.; Michell, W. L.; Kruger, T. F. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1988)
      In order to maximise the changes of pregnancy, most successful in vitro fertilisation programmes use a combination of ovulation induction agents. This treatment can lead to the hyperstimulation syndrome. Aspiration of the ...
    • Severe rhesus iso-immunization successfully treated with apheresis and azathioprine : report of 2 cases 

      Odendaal, H. J.; King, J. B.; Oosthuizen, O. J. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1986)
      Two patients are described in whom previous fetal loss had occurred due to rhesus (Rh) disease. In both patients apheresis was performed from a gestational age of 25 weeks in an attempt to remove excessive antibodies. In ...
    • Shoulder dystocia : an update and review of new techniques 

      Cluver, Catherine Anne; Hofmeyr, G. Justus (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2009-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The definition for shoulder dystocia and the incidence varies. Worldwide, shoulder dystocia may be increasing23. In this update we look at the complications for both the mother and fetus. We review the ...
    • Significance of bradycardia during antenatal fetal heart rate monitoring 

      Diergaardt, E. W. P.; Odendaal, H. J. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1988)
      All antenatal fetal heart-rates recorded over 15 months were examined for moderate basal bradycardia (100-120/min). There were 5,644 tests in 3,894 fetuses of which 104 (2.7%) demonstrated bradycardia. This study group was ...
    • Smoking in pregnancy : what does my patient know? 

      Viljoen, J. E.; Odendaal, H. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2005-09)
    • Spontaneous prolonged contractions during antenatal fetal heart rate monitoring 

      Rienhardt, G.; Odendaal, H. J.; Kotze, T. J. v. W. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1987-01)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Uterine contractions of more than 2 minutes' duration occurred spontaneously in 1.4% of 6399 antenatal fetal heart rate (FHR) recordings. All recordings were made in the Department of Obstetrics and ...
    • Staging of endometrial cancer by hysteroscopy 

      Cronje, H. S.; Deale, C. J. C. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1988)
      Twenty-four consecutive patients with endometrial adenocarcinoma were staged pre-operatively by hysteroscopy and by fractional dilatation and curettage (D & C) to evaluate the accuracy of each method in differentiating ...
    • Standardized outcome measures for pregnancy and childbirth, an ICHOM proposal 

      Nijagal, Malini A.; Wissig, Stephanie; Stowell, Caleb; Olson, Elizabeth; Amer-Wahlin, Isis; Bonsel, Gouke; Brooks, Allyson; Coleman, Matthew; Karalasingam, Shamala Devi; Duffy, James M. N.; Flanagan, Tracy; Gebhardt, Stefan; Greene, Meridith E.; Groenendaal, Floris; Jeganathan, J. Ravichandran R.; Kowaliw, Tessa; Lamain-de-Ruiter, Marije; Main, Elliott; Owens, Michelle; Petersen, Rod; Reiss, Irwin; Sakala, Carol; Speciale, Anna Maria; Thompson, Rachel; Okunade, Oluwakemi; Franx, Arie (BMC (part of Springer Nature), 2018-12-11)
      Background: Value-based health care aims to optimize the balance of patient outcomes and health care costs. To improve value in perinatal care using this strategy, standard outcomes must first be defined. The objective ...
    • Status and prospects of genetic disease 

      Retief, A. E. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1978)
      The current status of our knowledge of genetic diseases is reviewed. The incidence of monogenic, multifactorial and chromosomal disorders, according to the literature to date, is given, and the possibilities of mass screening ...
    • Stillbirth rates in singleton pregnancies in a stable population at Karl Bremer and Tygerberg hospitals over 50 years 

      Odendaal, Hein J.; Gebhardt, G. Stefan; Theron, Gerhard B. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2013-09-03)
      Objectives. To determine the changes in stillbirth rates in singleton pregnancies in a stable population over a period of 50 years. Methods. Stillbirth rates for singleton pregnancies where the fetus weighed 1 000 g or ...
    • Streptomycin ototoxicity in the unborn child 

      Donald, P. R.; Sellars, S. L. (1981-08)
      Streptomycin has been used in pregnant patients for more than 30 years. Some doubt, however, still exists with regard to its effects on the ear of the unborn child. Thirty-three children whose mothers had received streptomycin ...