Cardiology

Cardiology

Recent Submissions

  • Osrin, Les; Sarkin, Andrew; Sliwa, Karen; Zuhlke, Liesl; Kleinloog, Robert; Doubell, Anton; Ebrahim, Iftikhar; Essop, Mohammed; Kettles, Dave; Jankelow, David; Khan, Sajidah; Klug, Eric; Lecour, Sandrine; Marais, David; Mpe, Martin; Ntsekhe, Mpiko; Smit, Francis; Snyders, Adriaan; Theron, Jean Paul; Thornton, Andrew; Chin, Ashley; Van der Merwe, Nico; Dau, Erika (Clinics Cardive, 2016-05)
    Over the past decades, South Africa has undergone rapid demographic changes, which have led to marked increases in specific cardiac disease categories, such as rheumatic heart disease (now predominantly presenting in ...
  • Naran, Parm; Sarkin, Andrew (New Media Publishing, 2016-06)
    Improvements in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) management have occurred at a brisk pace and has resulted in better outcomes for patients.
  • Van Gelder, Antoine; Pienaar, Rina (Law Society of South Africa, 2015-09)
    When dealing with a claim for future medical expenses in a personal injury claim, one finds that future medical expenses are sometimes subdivided into further categories namely, surgical expenses, emotional and ...
  • Sarkin, Andrew; Lockhat, Zarina I.; Scholtz, Leonie (Clinics Cardive, 2014-07)
    Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is unsurpassed in the evaluation of myocardial anatomy, function and mass. Myocardial perfusion pre- and post-stress, as well as late enhancement is increasingly used in ...
  • Takawira, Farirai F.; Sinyangwe, Greenwood; Mwangi, Michael N.; Mathivha, Tshimbiluni M. (South African Heart Association, 2010)
    Shone’s complex is a rare cardiac anomaly consisting of four obstructive lesions of the left heart: supramitral membrane/ring; parachute mitral valve; subaortic stenosis; and coarctation of the aorta. We report on an ...
  • Soma-Pillay, Priya; Soma-Pillay, Priya; Macdonald, A.P.; Mathivha, T.M.; Bakker, J.L.; Mackintosh, M.O. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2008-07)
    BACKGROUND: Pre-existing medical disease constitutes one of the five major causes of maternal death in South Africa. Increasing numbers of women with heart disease reach adulthood as a result of advances in diagnoses and ...