Vol 52, No 1 (2003)

Table of Contents

Content Page

Vol.52, No.1: March 2003 PDF
March 2003 WIMJ

Editorial

Acute Respiratory Disorders in the Newborn: The Lessons to be Learnt PDF
MG Antoine 1

SPECIAL ARTICLE

Issues in Bioethics: Ethics and Professional Responsibilities Abstract PDF
DE Aarons 4

Original Articles

In Vitro Anti-Proliferation/Cytotoxic Activity of Cantharidin (Spanish Fly) and Related Derivatives Abstract PDF
LAD Williams, W Möller, E Merisor, W Kraus, H Rösner 10
A Serosurvey of Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus, Human T Lymphotropic Virus Type-1 and Syphilis in HIV-1-Infected Patients in Jamaica Abstract PDF
MF Smikle, . O Heslop, I Vickers, G Dowe, D Deer, R Sue-Ho, CE Denbow, O St C Morgan, B Bain, 14
Mortality among HIV-Infected Paediatric Patients in Barbados Abstract PDF
MA St John, A Kumar 18
Acute Respiratory Disorders in the Newborn at the Mount Hope Women’s Hospital, Trinidad Abstract PDF
Z Ali 23
Relationship of Sexuality with Psychological and Hormonal Features in the Menopausal Period Abstract PDF
AE Danaci, S Oruç, H Adigüzel, Y Yildirim, Ö Aydemir 27
Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Trinidad and Tobago Abstract PDF
BP Cherian, M Manjunath, LM Pinto Pereira, P Prabhakar 31
Utility of Rapid Staining of Fine Needle Aspiration Smears at the University Hospital of the West Indies Abstract PDF
SE Shirley, CT Escoffery, M Reid, KK Hay, M Sutherland, J Gray 34
Hepatic Abscesses at the University Hospital of the West Indies: A 24-year Autopsy Review Abstract PDF
DA Gaskin, NC Bodonaik, NP Williams 37
Heart Weight and Heart Weight/Body Weight Ratio in a Jamaican Adult Autopsy Population: A Preliminary Study Abstract PDF
KCM Coard, M Jackson 41
Improving Medical Undergraduate Trauma Education through the Trauma Evaluation and Management Programme at Mona Abstract PDF
J Ali, A McDonald, M Newnham 45

Viewpoints

Whither Medical Marijuana? Abstract PDF
H Lowe, EY St A Morrison, N Wilkins 49

Case Reports

Acute Haematogenous Anaerobic Osteomyelitis in Sickle Cell Disease: A Case Report and Review of the Literature Abstract PDF
A Mansingh, M Ware 53
Severe Refractory Sarcoidosis in a 64-year-old Man with Persistent Leucopenia Abstract PDF
AO Adedayo, GAC Grell, P Bellot 56
Rivastigmine in the Treatment of Alcohol-Induced Persisting Dementia Abstract PDF
RC Gibson, L Barnaby 59
Successful Pregnancy and Delivery after Pulmonary Autograft Operation (Ross Procedure) for Rheumatic Aortic Valve Insufficiency Abstract PDF
TC Martin, V Idahosa, A Ogunbiyi, G Fevrier-Roberts, A Winter 62
A Case Report of Post-Traumatic Facial Reconstruction in the West Indies Abstract PDF
R El Youssef, F Mohammed, S Romany, T Ali, M Ragbir, R Khan 65
Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Flap Based on Arterial Branch to Serratus Anterior as Salvage of a Failed Bipedicled Transverse Rectus Abdominis Muscle Flap: A Case Report Abstract PDF
F Mohammed, S Romany, D Bissoon, T Ali, M Ragbir 68

Short Commentary

The Record Will Show…"A Citation to Donald Edward Christian" PDF
A Chung, R Irvine, EE Chung, E Besterman, OK Barrow, D Christian 71

Letters to the Editor

Acute Subdural Haematoma without Subarachnoid Haemorrhage Caused by Rupture of an Intracranial Aneurysm PDF
G Blake 77

Book Reviews

Basic Lymphoedema Management: Treatment and Prevention of Problems Associated with Lymphatic Filariasis PDF
G Dreyer 79

Short Report

Marijuana, Cannabis, Ganja: The Jamaican Connection PDF
Professor Kenneth E Magnus 80