Vol 60 No 3: May/June 2018

Table of Contents


The South African Academy of Family Physicians: new directions PDF
Bob Mash 4

Product Focus

Focus on Innuvair® Inhaler for Asthma PDF
Jacky Van Schoor 5-6

Review Articles

A practical guide to the interpretation of PK/PD profiles of longer-acting analogue insulins. Part one: The principles of glucose clamp studies PDF
Oppel B W Greeff, Jacob John Van Tonder, Kershlin Naidu, Alicia McMaster, Alet Van Tonder, Rashem Mothilal 8-12
An update on available pain medications PDF
Elzbieta Osuch, André Marais 14-20
Colds, flu and coughing: a review of over-the-counter cold and flu medicines PDF
Jacky Van Schoor 21-24
Dyspepsia: literature review and evidence for management in primary care PDF
M Torlutter, S C Onwukwe, N M Mpangula, Olufemi Babatunde Omole 25-32
ERROR 404 – Sleep not found PDF
George L Muntingh, Michelle Viljoen 33-39
Working Around the Problem: The Impact of Being Overweight and Obese on the Treatment of Clinical Illness PDF
Sarel Brand, Linda Brand, De Wet Wolmarans 40-46

Research Articles

Staff and student health and wellness at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University: current status and needs assessment PDF
Nelene Koen, Lauren Philips, Sunita Potgieter, Yolande Smit, Evette Van Niekerk, Daan Nel, Janicke Visser 48
Menstrual abnormalities amongst female South African Hajj pilgrims: a cross-sectional study PDF
Salim Parker, Shahed Omar, Ozayr Mahomed 48
Carbohydrate-derived fulvic acid wellness drink: its tolerability, safety and effect on disease markers in pre-ART HIV-1 positive subjects PDF
Mariette Botes, Ishwar Gilada, Jacques Snyman, Jan P L Labuschagne 49
Knowledge of final-year medical students at the University of the Free State of hand hygiene as a basic infection control measure PDF
M Bouwer, S Labuschagne, S Spamer, C Vermaak, L-M Zietsman, D Steyn, G Joubert 49
Factors associated with unintended pregnancy among women attending a public health facility in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa PDF
Firoza Haffejee, Laura O'Connor, Nalini Govender, Poovendhree Reddy, Maureen Nokuthula Sibiya, Shanaz Ghuman, Thembelihle Ngxongo, Dorinda Borg 50
Anthropometric profile and complications in patients with diabetes mellitus seen at Maluti Adventist Hospital, Lesotho PDF
M T Makwero, W F Mollentze, G Joubert, W J Steinberg 50


Mastering your fellowship (Online) PDF
Klaus B von Pressentin, Mergan Naidoo, Andrew Ross, Tasleem Ras 51-60


Prof George Samuel Fehrsen: 26 August 1938 – 22 May 2018 (almost 80 years) PDF
Gboyega A Ogunbanjo 61


The pre-diagnostic trajectory PDF
Chris Ellis 62

S Afr Fam Pract: ISSN (Print): 2078-6190, ISSN (Web): 2078-6204

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