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BACKGROUND Zimbabwe is severely affected by the AIDS epidemic, and many cancers in African populations are related to infectious agents. OBJECTIVE To study the current pattern, and short-term changes in incidence, of cancers related to infectious agents (and especially to HIV), with respect to the evolving epidemic of AIDS. METHODS Analysis of data on(More)
INTRODUCTION Anecdotal and published reports suggest that ocular tumours are on the increase in Zimbabwe. OBJECTIVES To determine the trends in incidence rates of common malignant ocular tumours registered with the Zimbabwe Cancer Registry during the last decade (1990 to 1999). DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Data were collected from the Zimbabwe(More)
A study was carried out to determine the effect of established and gestational diabetes on pregnancy outcome over a period of two years at Harare Maternity Hospital, Harare, Zimbabwe. During the period, 51 patients with established diabetes mellitus and 70 patients with gestational diabetes were treated. The perinatal mortality was higher among this group(More)
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