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Medicine Latest Research Output: 2019

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  1. Masango Makgobela AT, Ndimande AV, Ogunbanjo GA, Bongongo T and Nyalunga SLN. Households’ satisfaction with the healthcare services rendered by a ward-based outreach team in Tshwane district, Pretoria, South Africa. South African Family Practice 201; 61(3): 75-78
  2. Marais A, Steenkamp V, Osuch E and Ledwaba L. Important pharmacogenomic aspects in the management of HIV/AIDS. South African Family Practice 2019; 61(1): 17-20
  3. Osuch E and Marais A. To clot, or not to clot-antithrombotic therapy is the question. South African Family Practice 201; 61(3): 32-40
  4. Govender I and de Villiers M. Optimising the learning environment for undergraduate students in the Department of Family Medicine at Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University. South African Family Practice 2019; 61(4): 1-9
  5. Govender I and Tumbo J. The management of snakebites in South Africa. South African Family Practice 2019; 61(3): 51-58
  6. Bongongo T and Govender I. Knowledge, attitudes and practices of contraceptive methods among women seeking voluntary termination of pregnancy at Jubilee hospital, Pretoria, South Africa. African Journal of Primary Health Care and Family Medicine 2019; 11(1):1-5
  7. Mokolane NS, Minne C and Dehnavi A. Prevalence and pattern of basal skull fracture in head injury patients in an academic hospital. South African Journal of Radiology 2019; 23(1): 1-7
  8. Torborg A, Cronje L, Thomas J, Meyer H, Bhettay A, Diedericks J, Cilliers C, Kluyts H, Mrara B, Kalipa M, Rodseth R and Biccard B. South African paediatric surgical outcomes study: a 14-day prospective, observational cohort study of paediatric surgical patients. British Journal of Anaesthesia 2019; 122(2(: 224-232
  9. Malande OO, Munube D, Afaayo RN, Annet K, Bodo B, Bakainaga A, Ayebare E, Njunwamukama S, Mworozi EA and Musyoki AM. Barriers to effective uptake and provision of immunization in a rural district in Uganda. PLoS One 2019; 14(2): 1-15
  10. Nepogodiev D, Moore R, Biccard B, Rayne S, Costas-Chavarri MC, Lapitan A, Makupe A, Oluseye Adisa A, Uzair Qureshi TM, Drake A, Ademuyiwa P, Alwxander JC, Allen Ingabire SW, Al-Saqqa H, Khairy Salem T, Teddy Kojo Anyomih I, Lawani M, Lorena Aguilera A, Ramos-De la Medina R, Spence S, Tabiri R, Yepez N, Smart K, Chu J, Davies JE, Fitzgerald D, Ghos D, Koto Z, Magill L, Muller E, Ots R, Shaw C, Verjee A, Harrison EM, James Garden O, Sundar S, Glasbey JC, Chakrabortee S, Martin J, Lilford R, Smith M, Brock-lehurst P, Morton DG, Bhangu A. Priotitizing research for patients requiring surgery in low-and middle-income countries. British Journal of Surgery 2019; 106:113-120
  11. Ngcobo NJ, Cooper S, Burnett RJ and Wiysonge CS. Human papillomavirus vaccination acceptance and hesitancy in South Africa: research and policy agenda. South African Medical Journal 2019; 109(1): 13-15
  12. Govender I, Steyn C, Maphasha O and Abdulrazak AT. A profile of caesarean sections performed at a district hospital in Tshwane, South Africa. South African Family Practice 2019; 2019: 1-6
  13. Prigge L, van Schoor AN and Bosenberg AT. Anatomy of the greater occipital nerve block in infants. Pediatric Anesthesia 2019; 00: 945-949
  14. De Jager S, Coetzee N and Coetzee V. Facial adiposity, attractiveness and health: a review. Frontiers in Psychology 2019; 9(2562): 1-16
  15. Govender S, Mohr D, Tshabalala ZN and van Schoor. A review of the anatomy and a step-y-step visual guide to performing an ultrasound-guided supraclavicular brachial plexus block. Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia 2019; 25(2)17-22
  16. Makhawukana RV; Mushwana, Govender I; Govender I and Nel K. Stress and coping mechanisms of officers of the South African police service based in Tzaneen, Limpopo province, South Africa. South African Journal of Psychiatry2019; 25(0): 1-7
  17. Ndlovu TM and van Wyk JPH. Isolation of cellulase enzyme from brown garden snail (cornu aspersum) for the saccharification of waste paper materials. MethodsX 2019; 6: 1030-1035
  18. Ndlovu TM and van Wyk JPH. Saccharification of waste paper with cellulase from garden snails (cornu aspersum). International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 2019; 16(7): 3513-3522
  19. Ndlovu TM and van Wyk JPH. Relative sccharification of waste paper during successive treatment with garden snail (cornu aspersum) cellulose. Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy 2019; 11: 54-60
  20. Mokatse KMP and van Wyk JPH. The influence of substance concentration on T. viride catalyzed saccharification of various waste paper materials. Bioscience Research 2019. Bioscience Research 2019; 16(3): 2927-2936
  21. Maepa MP, Ojedokun O, Idemudia ES, Morubane P. Gendered adversity and mental health of adolescents orphaned by AIDS in a rural South African community: An exploratory study. Journal of Psychology in Africa 2019; 29(2): 149-154
  22. Lentoor AG. The association of home environment and caregiver factors with neurocognitive function in pre-school-and school-aged perinatally acquired hiv-positive children on Cart in South Africa. Frontiers in Pediatrics 2019; 7(77): 1-8
  23. Nganase TR and Basson WJ. Makoti and mamazala: dynamics of the relationship between mothers-and daughters-in-law within a South African context. South African Journal of Psychology 2019; 49(2): 229-240
  24. Tsabedze WF; Lawal AM; Maepa MP and Pila-Nemutandani. Emotional intelligence dimensions in facets of aggressive behaviour among school adolescents. Journal of Psychology in Africa 2019; 29(6): 625-629
  25. Ndizeya Z; Broeck DV; Lebelo RL; Bogers J; Benoy I and van Geertruyden J-P. Prevalence and genotype-specific distribution of human papillovavirus in Burundi according to HIV status and urban or rural residence and its implications for control. PLoS One 2019; 14(6): 1-18
  26. Eshetu LH; Simoens C; Benoy I; Belay G; van Geertruyden J-P; Ransom S; Lebelo RL and Bogers JP. HPV testing on vaginal/cervical nurse-assisted self-samples versus clinician-taken specimens and the hpv prevalence, in Adama town, Ethiopia. Medicine 2019: (98)35: 1-8
  27. Alant J and Moodley V. The validity and utility of a single, five-colour flow cytometry tube in detecting plasma cell dyscrasias at a resource-constrained laboratory. The Journal of Medical Laboratory Science and Technology South Africa 2019;1(2): 12-18
  28. Phiri-Ramongane B and Khine AA. Effects of delayed processing in the specimens referred to the testing laboratory from the remote clinics: impact analysis of cost and patient care. The Journal of Medical Laboratory Science and Technology South Africa 2019; 1(3): 12-17
  29. Govender I; Maphasha OM; Ranghiah S and Steyn. An overview of pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia for the African generalist practitioner. African Health Sciences 2019; 19(4):3200-3207
  30. Botha M, Kisansa ME and Greeff W. American college of radiology thyroid imaging reporting and data system standardises reporting of thyroid ultrasounds. South African Journal of Radiology 2019; 24(1): 1-7
  31. Nashed KK and Mabuza LH. Patient alcohol consumption and knowledge of safe alcohol use at Dr George Mukhari Academic hospital, Pretoria. Open Public Health Journal 2019: 12: 201-227
  32. Burnett RJ; Dlamini NR; Meyer JC; Mutevedzi P; Kibuuka DK; Mphahlele MJ and Madhi SA. South Africa’s first national vaccination coverage survey since 1994. SAMJ South African Medical Journal 2019; 109(5): 289
  33. Burnett RJ; Dlamini NR; Meyer JC; Fernandes L; Motloung BR; Ndlovu TH; Simango HA; Kibuuka DK; Dochez C; Montwedi DN; Nkwinika VV and Mphahlele MJ. Progress towards obtaining valid vaccination coverage data in South Africa. South African Journal of Science 2019; 115(5/6): 1-4
  34. Cooper S; Schmidt B-S; Ryan J; Leon ; Mavundza E; Burnett RJ; Tanywe AC and Wiysonge CS. Factors that influence acceptance of human papillomavirus (hpv) vaccination for adolescents: a qualitative evidence synthesis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2019; 9: 1-17
  35. Bodiba M. Ancient DNA analysis of the thulamela remains: deciphering the migratory patterns of Southern African population. Journal of African Archaeology 2019; 17: 1-12
  36. Nyathi M and Shivambu GI. Local diagnostic reference levels for common computed tomography procedures at a tertiary hospital in South Africa. Iranian Journal of Medical Physics 2019: 16: 349-354
  37. Nyathi M. Utilization of an optimum low-pass filter during filtered back-projection in the reconstruction of single photon emission computed tomography images of small structures. Iranian Journal of Medical Physics 2019: 16: 300-306
  38. Sekgololo JM; Chauke RF and Tshazi N. A rare giant extraocular, anterior chest wall sebaceous carcinoma. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports 2019; 66: 110-114
  39. Matlou MK; Gaelejwe LR; Musyoki AM; Rakgole JN; Selabe SG and Amponsah-Dacostra E. A novel hepatitis B virus recombinant genotype D4/E identified in a South African population. Heliyon 2019; 5: 1-21
  40. du Toit L; Kluyts HL; Gobin V; Sani CM; Zoumenou E; Omigbodun AO; Amanor-Boadu SA; Zimogo S; Ndonga A; Ngumi Z; Munlemvo DM; Copley C; van Straaten D; Forget P; Pearse RM and Biccard BM. Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia 2019; 25(1): 14-31
  41. Bishop D; Rodseth RN; Madiba TE; Dyer RA; van Dyk D; Biccard BM; Maswime S; Kluyts HL; Tumukunde JT; Madzimbamuto FD; Elkhogia AM; Ndonga AKN; Ngumi ZWW; Omigbodun AO; Damor-Boadu SD; Zoumenou E; Basenero A; Munlemvo DM; Youssouf C; Ndayisaba G; Antwi-Kusi A; Gobin V; Forget P; Mbwele B; Ndasi H; Rakotoarison SR; Samateh AL; Mehyaoui R; Patel-Mujajati U; Sani CM; Esterhuizen TM; Pearse RM. Maternal and neonatal outcomes after caesarean delivery in the African surgical outcomes study: a 7-day prospective observational cohort study. The Lancet 2019; 7: 513-522
  42. Harris Y; Welgemoed D; Kotze A; Dalton DL and de Bruyn M. Nucleotide sequence analysis to identify a one-step mutation in a STR DNA profile during paternity testing at locus D7S820. The Journal of Medical Laboratory Science and Technology South Africa 2019; 1(3): 20-24
  43. Lekgwara P; Kelly A and Younus A. A challenge case of an intramedullary dermoid cyst of the cervical spine-a literature review. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 18: 1-4
  44. Lekgwara P; Kelly A and Younus A. Surgical considerations in the endoscopic endonasal transphenoidal approach for giant pituitary adenomas: a single surgeons’ experience over a decade. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 17: 138-142
  45. Younus A; Lekgwara P and Kelly A. Cervical subaxial spine uni-facet dislocation occurring in an infant. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 17: 101-103
  46. Seroto P; Kelly A; Sidiki T and Younus A. Paraspinal lipoblastoma with multidirectional spread occurring in a pre-school child. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 18: 1-3
  47. Mosadi B; Kelly A and Lekgwara P. Profile and outcomes pf patients admitted with chronic subdural hematomas-a single center report from an academic hospital in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 18: 1-4
  48. Kelly A and Younus A. Innovative multi-cage long segment lumbar spine reconstruction for multilevel lumbar tuberculosis. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 18: 1-5
  49. Lekgwara P; Kelly A and Younus A. Predicting dural tear in patients will skull fractures secondary to assault. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2019; 18: 1-3
  50. Kelly A; Mpanza P; Lekgwara P and Dion O. Multicentric crytococcomas mimicking neoplasia in immunocompetent patient. World Neurosurgery 2018; 118: 5-8
  51. Kelly A; Setati S and Lekgwara P. Urethral migration of a ventriculoperitoneal in an adult immunocompromised patient. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2018; 14: 87-88
  52. Younus A; Kelly A and Lekgwara P. Axial chordoma of the cervical spine managed by a trans-mandibular trans-oral approach. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management 2018; 14: 173-177
  53. Makatini Z; Mda S; Towobola O; Mthiyyane H; Miles P and Blackard JT. Characterisation of protease resistance mutations in a South African paediatric cohort with virological failure, 2011-2017. South African Medical Journal 2019; 109(7): 511-515
  54. Dauda AM; Ozoh JO and Towobola O. Medical doctors’ awareness of radiation exposure in diagnostic radiology investigations in a South African academic institution. South African Journal of Radiology 2019; 23(1): 1-7
  55. Cazenave M; Oettle A; Thackeray JF; Nakatsukasa M; de Beer F and Hoffman RM and Macchiarelli R. The SKX 1084 hominin patella from swartkrans member 2, South Africa: an integrated analysis of its outer morphology and inner structure. Comptes Rendus – Palevol 2019; 18: 223-235
  56. Cazenave M; Braga J; Oettle A; Pickering TR; Heaton JL; Nakatsukasa M; Thackeray F; de Beer F; Hoffman J; Dumoncel J and Macchiarelli R. Cortical bone distribution in the femoral neck of paranthropus robustus. Journal of Human Evolution 2019; 135: 1-13
  57. Carayon D; Adhikari K; Monsarrat P; Dumoncel J; Braga J; Duployer B; Delgado M; Fuentes-Guajardo M; de Beer F; Hoffman JW; Oettle A; Donat R; Pan L; Ruiz-Linares A; Tenailleau C; Vaysse F; Esclassan R; Zanolli C. A geometric morphometric approach to the study of variation of shovel-shaped incisors. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 2019: 168: 229241
  58. Braga J; Samir C; Risser L; Dumoncel J; Descouens D; Thackeray F; Balaresque P; Oettle A Loubes JM and Fradi A. Cochlear shape reveals that the human organ of hearing is sex-typed from birth. Scientific Reports 2019; 9: 1-9
  59. Mahabane RF; Khaba MC and Matsela L. Colorectal malignancy in pregnancy: a diagnostic clinical conundrum. Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum 2019; 29(4): 30-31
  60. Matsela L, Towobola O and Mokgokong ET. Hot flushes: are black South African women any different? East African Medical Journal 2019; 95(7): 17851794
  61. de Jager EJ; van Schoor AN; Hoffman JW; Oettle A; Fonta C; Mescam M; Risser L and Beaudet A. Sulcal pattern variation in extant human endocasts. Journal of Anatomy 2019; 2019: 1-8
  62. Mokone-Fatunla DH; Koto MZ; Becker JHR; Bondo M and Mundawarara S. Laterality of breast cancer at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital. South African Journal of Surgery 2019; 57(3): 55-60
  63. Kalenga NC; Mongale O; Mosasi T and Govender M. Laporascopic pancreaticoduodenectomy at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital: a case report. South African Journal of Surgery 2019; 56(3): 31-32