• Xanthograndulomatous pyelonephritis in a horseshoe kidney 

      Basson, C.; De Witt, J. (AOSIS, 2013)
      A rare case of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in a horseshoe kidney is presented, with emphasis on the computed tomography findings. This very rare combination has only been reported twice in an adult, and never been ...
    • Scholarship and the research environment 

      Davis, Razaan (AOSIS, 2013)
      I recently attended a two-day course entitled ‘Postgraduate supervision in Health Sciences’ and was intrigued by the considerable number of clinical staff who were involved in demanding doctoral degree research, supervising ...
    • Radiology in the research environment 

      Davis, Razaan (AOSIS, 2013)
      Clinicians and epidemiologists at McMaster University in Canada coined the term ‘evidence-based medicine’ in 1988.[1] The Scottish physician Dr Archibald Leman Cochrane (1909 - 1988) was a pioneer of evidence-based medicine; ...
    • The impact of the digital revolution on the SAJR 

      Davis, Razaan (AOSIS, 2013)
      Thank you to those members of the RSSA who participated in the recent April 2013 RSSA/SAJR poll conducted to obtain a formal record indicating their preferences when accessing journal content. Of the 213 responses, 55% ...
    • Accuracy of "red-dot" after-hour trauma-radiograph triage by radiographers in a South African regional hospital 

      Hlongwane, S. T.; Pitcher, R. D. (Stellenbosch UniversityHealth and Medical Publishing Group, 2013)
      BACKGROUND: The global demand for diagnostic imaging exceeds the supply of radiologists and is of particular significance in poorly resourced healthcare environments where many radiographs are unreported. Delayed or absent ...