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  1. The role of the National Archives and Records Service of South Africa in human rights promotion and protection
    Mhlanga, Bernard Thomas, 2015-03-27T11:38:14Z
    Thesis (M.M. (Public and Development Management))--University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, Graduate School of Public and Development Management, 2014. ...
  2. Microbial aetiology of community acquired pneumonia at a tertiary institution in Johannesburg, South Africa
    Meiday, Parastu, 2015-03-27T12:09:01Z
    Introduction To determine the spectrum of aetiological agents in adult Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) admitted to an academic hospital in Johannesburg using a novel transport medium (PrimeStore™ MTM), in addition to traditional specimen processing. PrimeStore™ MTM preserves released nucleic ...
  3. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing and profiling of Nocardia species and other aerobic actinomycetes from South Africa: a comparative evaluation of broth microdilution versus the Etest
    Lowman, Warren, 2015-03-31T07:55:23Z
    Thesis (M.Med.(Microbiology))--University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Health Sciences, 2010. ...
  4. An in-depth analysis of the Basel Accords, and the implication of adopting these accords in the emerging markets
    Salasa, Luqman, 2015-03-31T10:45:19Z
    Thesis (M.M. (Finance & Investment))--University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, Graduate School of Business Administration, 2014. ...
  5. Endotracheal tube cuff pressures in adult patients undergoing general anaesthesia in two Johannesburg academic hospitals
    Gilliland, Lizil, 2015-04-07T08:32:04Z
    Background: Endotracheal tubes (ETTs) play an integral part in anaesthesia. ETT cuff pressure commonly exceeds the recommended range of 20 - 30 cm H₂0 during anaesthesia. This can lead to serious morbidity. No objective means of ETT cuff pressure monitoring is available in the operating theatres of ...
  6. The relationships between bone marrow trephine biopsy findings and Fluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography (F-18 FDG PET-CT) scan bone marrow uptake in Hodgkin’s lymphoma at initial staging.
    Mkhize, Ntombifikile Nomasonto, 2015-04-07T08:39:35Z
    Fluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography (F-18 FDG PET-CT) is now established in the staging, restaging and therapy response monitoring of Hodgkin’s lymphoma (HL) and high grade Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (HG NHL), specifically for nodal disease and extra-nodal dis ...
  7. A retrospective study comparing expandable metal stenting with radiation therapy in advanced oesophageal carcinoma in a regional South African hospital
    Liakos, Dimitri, 2015-04-07T08:56:51Z
    Oesophageal cancer causes much morbidity and mortality in South Africa. This disease has a 5-year survival of less than 10% despite improvements in therapy. Most patients present with advanced disease and are suitable only for palliative care. Current standard of palliative care for patients with ...
  8. A retrospective study of advanced carcinoma of the cervix treated with a hypofractionated radiation therapy protocol at the department of radiation oncology, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Komen, Ahmed Abdi, 2015-04-07T09:14:45Z
    A dissertation submitted to the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Medicine in Radiation Oncology. May, 2014 ...