Vol 59, No 6 (2010)

Table of Contents

Content Page

Content page for December: Vol 59, No.6: 589-743 PDF
Vol 59, No.6: West Indian Medical Journal


Eating Disorders: An Emerging Psychopathology PDF
. CA Sewell, JS Martin, WD Abel 589

Original Articles

Molecular Detection and Epidemiology of Extended-Spectrum Beta-lactamase Genes Prevalent in Clinical Isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and E coli from Trinidad and Tobago Abstract PDF
. PE Akpaka, B Legall, J Padman 591
Cytotoxic Activity of Selected West Indian Medicinal Plants against a Human Leukaemia Cell Line Abstract PDF
. G Ramcharan, YN Clement, AR Maxwell 597
Comparative Antimicrobial Activity of Two New Mutacins Abstract PDF
. GG Nicolas, G LaPointe, MC Lavoie 603
A Randomized, Controlled, Open-label Trial Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Chloroquine in the Treatment of Giardiasis in Children Abstract PDF
. R Cañete, DE Rivas, ÁA Escobedo, ME González, P Almirall, K Brito 607
Effects of Tranexamic Acid on Death, Vascular Occlusive Events, and Blood Transfusion in Trauma Patients with Significant Haemorrhage (CRASH-2): A Randomised, Placebo-Controlled Trial Abstract PDF
. JA Williams-Johnson, AH McDonald, G Gordon Strachan, EW Williams 612
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Menopausal Jamaican Black Women after Hysterectomy and Bilateral Oophorectomy: An Observational Study Abstract PDF
. HM Fletcher, F Bennett, D Simms-Stewart, M Reid, NP Williams, GH Wharfe, , RJ Wilks, S Mitchell, P Scott 625
Knowledge of Students Attending a High School in Pretoria, South Africa, on Diet, Nutrition and Exercise Abstract PDF
. SV Letlape, K Mokwena, OO Oguntibeju 633
Substance Use among University Students at the St Augustine Campus of The University of the West Indies Abstract PDF
. AM Dhanookdhary, AM Gomez, R Khan, A Lall, D Murray, , D Prabhu, A Ragoonath, N Singh, S Tewari, FF Youssef 641
Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Emergency Contraceptive Pills among Tertiary level students in Trinidad: A Cross-sectional Survey Abstract PDF
. B Parey, L Addison, JK Mark, B Maurice, V Tripathi, S Wahid, R Antoine, A Sahai 650
Interdisciplinary Communication in the Intensive Care Unit at the University Hospital of the West Indies Abstract PDF
. LPT Chang, HE Harding, I Tennant, D Soogrim, K Ehikhametalor, B James, A Frankson, , GM Gordon-Strachan 656
Mental Illness and Public Health: Exploring the Role of General Hospital Physicians at a Teaching Hospital in Jamaica Abstract PDF
. RC Gibson, JS Martin, SM Neita 662
Exposure to Airborne Asbestos in Jamaican Hospitals Abstract PDF
. HP Scarlett, E Delzell, N Sathiakumar, RK Oestenstad, E Postlethwait 668
Oral Steroid Therapy for Frozen Shoulder Abstract PDF
. K Takase 674
Time Equals Myocardium: Are We in Time? Abstract PDF
. S Mohan, S Lynch, TA Cummings 680

Review Article

The Effects of Viewing Pro-Eating DisorderWebsites: A Systematic Review Abstract PDF
. T Sloper Talbot 686
Compartment Syndrome as a Complication of the Lithotomy Position Abstract PDF
. I Karmaniolou, C Staikou 698


Iatrogeny: Why Patients Come to Harm Abstract PDF
. SR Maharaj 702
The Relationship between Healthcare Services and the Political Economy with Reference to the Jamaican Experience Abstract PDF
. SR Maharaj 706

Short Commentary

The Faculty of Medical Sciences, St Augustine, and its contribution to Human Resource Development in the Caribbean Abstract PDF
. M Lewis 709

Case Reports

Escıtalopram Related Erectıle Dysfunctıon and Spontaneous Ejaculatıon durıng Mıcturıtıon PDF
. H Belli, D Aslaner, C Ural, MK Vardar, S Yesilyurt, ES Gul 715
Foreign Body Aspiration in Children – A Report of Five Cases PDF
. SB Sharma, AO Amata 717
Penicillin V-induced Drug Rash with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms Abstract PDF
. Z Orbak, O Sepetcigil, C Karakelleoğlu, S Gülses 722

Short Report

The Importance of Smoking Cessation as Part of Lung Cancer Control Measures in Japan PDF
. Y Fujita, K Inoue 726

Letters to the Editor

The Necessity for Urgent Suicide Prevention Measures in Japan based on Current High Rates in a Review from 1980–2007 PDF
. K Inoue, T Fukunaga, M Masaki, Y Fujita, Y Ono 727


Index to Volume 59: 2010 PDF
The West Indian Medical Journal wimj 728