Mekaeel Doman

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While early studies of moral decision making highlighted the role of rational, conscious executive processes involving frontal lobe activation more recent work has suggested that emotions and gut reactions have a key part to play in moral reasoning. Given that stress can activate many of the same brain regions that are important for and connected to brain(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the differences between white and black women with regard to the presentation and behavior of adenocarcinoma of the endometrium. METHOD Records of 273 (68%) white patients and 117 (32%) black patients with endometrial adenocarcinoma were reviewed in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Survival data was calculated according to the direct(More)
From 1966 to 1988, 98 of 108 patients with symptomatic Peyronie's disease received radiotherapy at our institution. In 11 of 61 patients (18%) who attended the clinic regularly for follow-up for longer than a year, new lesions distinct from the original lesions developed. This confirms that there is progression of the disease in a substantial number of(More)
A common complication in patients with breast or prostate cancer is bone metastases causing pain. New radionuclide therapy methods have recently been proposed for palliation, including 186Re-hydroxyethylidene diphosphonate (186Re-HEDP). This paper reports on the local development of 186Re-HEDP and the biodistribution studied in animals for eventual use in(More)
In a prospective randomized study, 272 patients with advanced oesophageal cancer were treated with radiation and bleomycin or vinblastine or a combination of both cytostatics. Two radiation schedules were tested, the one involving larger fractions in a shorter period of time. Evaluation of the treatment results showed that 67% of patients experienced(More)
OBJECTIVE Evaluation of haematology outreach clinics in the Northern Cape and Free State. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of records from March 1994 to February 1996. SETTING Central South Africa is sparsely populated. Consultants from Bloemfontein held outpatient clinics in hospitals (with laboratories) in Bethlehem, Kimberley and Kroonstad. SUBJECTS(More)
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