Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Morris, Neil Kenneth; Meyer, Pieter; Saayman, Gert(Springer, 2016-03)
In South Africa bee stings are most commonly
caused by either Apis mellifera capensis or A. mellifera
scutellata, indigenous species which are notoriously
aggressive when compared to European honey bees.
According to ...
Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Saayman, Gert; Morris, Neil Kenneth(Elsevier, 2016-01)
Drowning is classified as the 3rd leading cause of accidental deaths worldwide and is deemed to be a
preventable cause of death. Bodies retrieved from a water medium pose several challenges to the
forensic pathologist ...
Morris, Neil Kenneth; Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Webber, Lynne M.; Saayman, Gert(EDP Sciences, 2014-03)
The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of Human Immunodefi ciency Virus (HIV) amongst
decedents admitted to the Pretoria Medico-Legal Laboratory (MLL). The study was designed as a cross sectional
Morris, Neil Kenneth; Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Webber, Lynne M.; Saayman, Gert(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2016-05-31)
PURPOSE : To determine the prevalence of HIV in the sudden, unexplained and unexpected
(SUU) death population admitted to the Pretoria Medico-Legal Laboratory.
METHODS : This study was conducted at the Pretoria Medico-Legal ...
BACKGROUND. Malaria case numbers reported in South Africa have reduced considerably over the last decade, necessitating a revision of the
national risk map to guide malaria prevention, including the use of chemoprophyla ...
Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Morris, Neil Kenneth; Lee, M.; Pickworth, G.P.(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2016-10)
BACKGROUND. Registrars play a vital role in teaching undergraduate (UG) medical students. Previous studies indicate that registrars contribute as much
as 30% of medical students’ knowledge and that up to 20% of a registrar’s ...
Following major successes in malaria control over the past 75 years, South Africa is now embarking on a malaria elimination campaign
with the goal of zero local transmission by the year 2018. The key control elements have ...
Engelbrecht, C.; Blumenthal, Ryan; Morris, Neil Kenneth; Saayman, Gert(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2017-08)
BACKGROUND : The World Health Organization has declared suicide a global health crisis, predicting that ~1.53 million people will commit
suicide annually by 2020. OBJECTIVE : A study from South Africa reviewed 1 018 ...
Du Toit-Prinsloo, Lorraine; Morris, Neil Kenneth; Saayman, Gert(Springer, 2014-06)
A 41-year old male sustained a fatal gunshot wound during a house robbery. Police enquiries and scene investigation revealed that a single shot had been fired and that one spent 9 mm cartridge case was retrieved from the scene.