Vol 8, No 2 (2014)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF


Healthcare professionals and breastfeeding: To practise or to preach? PDF
Dankwart Friedrich Wittenberg 43

Congress Report

Improving the quality of care for children with brain tumours in South Africa: A report from the 4th Paediatric Brain Tumour Workshop PDF
Jeannette Denise Parkes, Alan Davidson, Anthony Figaji 44


Profile of babies born before arrival at hospital in a peri-urban setting PDF
Nivisha Parag, Neil Hugh McKerrow, Fathima Naby 45-49
Infant feeding practices during the first 6 months of life in a low-income area of the Western Cape Province PDF
Charlene Goosen, Milla McLachlan, Claudia Schübl 50-54
The practice of breastfeeding by healthcare workers in the Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, south-eastern Nigeria PDF
Onyinye Uchenna Anyanwu, Thecla Chinonyelum Ezeonu, Obumneme Beniah Ezeanosike, Clifford Onuora Okike 55-58
Contribution of school lunchboxes to the daily food intake of adolescent girls in Durban PDF
Carin Napier, N Hlambelo 59-63

Short Reports

A strategy for scaling up vitamin A supplementation for young children in a remote rural setting in Zimbabwe PDF
Wisdom Garikai Dube, Talent Makoni, Tasiana Krispin Nyadzayo, Namukolo Margaret Covic 64-67
Clinical profile and outcome of D- haemolytic-uraemic syndrome in children from south India PDF
Susan Uthup, Radhika Chemmangattu Radhakrishnan 68-71

Case Reports

Riga-Fede disease (Cardarelli’s aphthae): A report of nine cases PDF
RaviPrakash Sasankoti Mohan, Sankalp Verma, Navneet Gill, Udita Singh 72-74
Is Reye’s syndrome still a valid diagnosis? PDF
Lorraine du Toit-Prinsloo, Philip Snyman, Gert Saayman 75-77
Abuse of antiretroviral drugs, combined with addictive drugs by pregnant women is associated with adverse effects in infants and risk of resistance PDF
Reenu Thomas, Sithembiso Velaphi 78-79
Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy in a child with chronic liver disease PDF
Celeste Kock, Alta J Terblanche, Dankwart F Wittenberg 80-81

CPD Questionnaire

CPD Questionnaire PDF