Vol 60, No 5 (2011)

Table of Contents

Content Page

Contents Page: October 2011, Vol60, No.5 PDF
. October:2011, Vol60, No.5

Editorial

Screening for Prostate Cancer: Throwing Out the Baby with the Bathwater Abstract PDF
. WD Aiken 503

SPECIAL ARTICLE

HTLV-1 Associated Myelopathy/Tropical Spastic Paraparesis: How Far have We Come? PDF
. O Morgan 505

Original Articles

The Effects of Mild Hypothermia on Coagulation Tests and Haemodynamic Variables in Anaesthetized Rabbits Abstract PDF
. C Staikou, Α Paraskeva, I Donta, T Theodossopoulos, I Anastassopoulou, M Kontos 513
Comparative Analysis of Thyroid Carcinomas in Kingston and St Andrew, Jamaica, between Two Consecutive 15-year Periods Abstract PDF
. RK Thompson, TN Gibson, B Hanchard, D McNaughton, N Waugh 519
Penile Cancer in Jamaicans Managed at the University Hospital of the West Indies Abstract PDF
. BF Morrison, B Hanchard, RP Graham, ME Reid 525
A Ten-year Assessment of Anabolic Steroid Misuse among Competitive Athletes in Puerto Rico Abstract PDF
. P Acevedo, JC Jorge, A Cruz-Sánchez, E Amy, JL Barreto-Estrada 531
Life after Lower Extremity Amputation in Diabetics Abstract PDF
. P St L Cox, SKP Williams, SR Weaver 536
Glaucoma Medication Compliance Issues in a Jamaican Hospital Eye Clinic Abstract PDF
. L Mowatt, J Nelson-Imoru, G Gordon-Strachan 541
Experimental Study on the Atlanto-axial Joint and Related Structures with Regional Anatomy and Medical Imaging Abstract PDF
. S Lv, H He, L yang, Q Lin, S Duan 548
The Epidemiology of End Stage Renal Disease at a Centre in Trinidad Abstract PDF
. K Mungrue, S Ramdial, A Barran, B Lorinda, A Bridgelal, S Gildharie, J LeeLoy, O Mohammed,, , T Ragbir, R Rampersad, R Ramtahal, N Suratsingh 553
Motorcycle Trauma in a St Lucian Hospital Abstract PDF
. JD Ogunlusi, C Nathaniel 557
Contraception and Induced Abortion in the West Indies: A Review Abstract PDF
. AA Boersma, JGM de Bruijn 564
Acute Computed Tomography Findings in Patients with Acute Confusion of Non-traumatic Aetiology Abstract PDF
. WM West, A Ali, KP West, R Stultz 571

Short Commentary

First Record of Anopheles albimanus from St Kitts Abstract PDF
. H Mohammed, J Smith 562

Dental Forum

Dental Health Knowledge and Attitudes of Primary School Teachers toward Developing Dental Health Education Abstract PDF
. V Ramroop, D Wright, R Naidu 576
Relationship between Body Mass Index and Dental Caries among Adolescent Children in South India Abstract PDF
. HM Thippeswamy, N Kumar, S Acharya, KC Pentapati 581

Case Reports

Advanced Abdominal Pregnancy: A Case Report of Good Maternal and Perinatal Outcome Abstract PDF
. EM Brewster Sr, EA Braithwaite, EM Brewster Jr 587
Laparoscopic Cervicoisthmic Cerclage for the Treatment of Cervical Incompetence Abstract PDF
. V DaCosta, S Wynter, J Harriott, L Christie, J Frederick, S Frederick-Johnston 590
Fatal Neutropenic Enterocolitis due to Clostridium septicum Abstract PDF
. BK Shah, R KC 594

Letters to the Editor

Castor Bean Ingestion and Ricin Toxicity in a Case of Attempted Suicide PDF
. TS Ferguson 596
Prostate Cancer Incidence in Jamaica before and after the Introduction of Prostate-specific Antigen PDF
. WD Aiken 597
Re: Prostate Cancer Incidence in Jamaica before and after the Introduction of Prostate-specific Antigen PDF
. TN Gibson 597

Book Reviews

Dentistry in Jamaica, 1905–2009: A History Abstract PDF
. JE McDowell 599