Vol 1, No 1 (2007)

Table of Contents


Introducing the new South African Journal of Child Health PDF
Nonhlanhla P Khumalo 3

Hot Topics

HIV prevention - what's new? PDF
Nonhlanhla P Khumalo 6-9


Improved survival of non-ventilated very-low-birth-weight infants at Madadeni Hospital, KwaZulu-Natal PDF
F S Bondi, M Adhikari 10-13
Understanding the concept of 'family history' in black asthmatic children PDF
Gloria Davis, Robin John Green, Hubert Hon 14-18
Mastoiditis at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town, 1999-2003 PDF
Wakisa Mulwafu, C A J Prescott 20-25
The Red Cross Children's Hospital Rehydration Unit - a 50-year review PDF
Malcolm Bowie, Tony Westwood, John Ireland 26-32

Short Reports

Evaluation of the safety of short-acting nifedipine use in children with severe hypertension secondary to acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis PDF
Peter J Nourse, Mignon I McCulloch 34-37
A patient with evolving bronchiectasis PDF
Robin J Green, Carla Els, Izelle Smuts, Elsa Lubbe 38-39


Long-acting B2 agonist use in South African children PDF
Robin J Green, Humphrey Lewis, Mervyn Ossip 40
Red Cross Hospital - reflections over 40 years PDF
Kathie Buley-Walker 42
Personal refletion on Red Cross Hospital's 50 years PDF
Marian Jacobs 43-44