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Retrospective study to determine the diagnostic value of the Widal test in a non-endemic country
The purpose of this study was to determine the usefulness of the Widal test in the diagnosis of typhoid fever. Data were obtained by retrospective analysis of 311 Widal requests covering a six-yearExpand
Who is a private nursing practitioner
When asked about nurses in private practice, one realises how many misconceptions exist. Very few colleagues understand who or what one is speaking about, never mind those who are not nurses. InExpand
Is the private midwife an endangered species
Last night I had a dream. I dreamed that mothers-to-be had choices. I dreamed that their choices were based not on what the doctor wanted, or what the medical scheme would pay for, but on whatExpand
Tribute; Joy Elizabeth McPherson 1948-2007