Vol 52, No 3 (2003)

Table of Contents


Spanish Abstracts in the West Indian Medical Journal PDF
MO Castillo-Rangel 185
Stalking: A Perennial Concern PDF
F La Hee 186

Original Articles

Antimicrobial Activity of Extracts of Local Cough Mixtures on Upper Respiratory Tract Bacterial Pathogens: Actividad Antimicrobiana de Extractos de Jarabes Antitusígenos Locales Sobre las Bacterias Patógenas de las Vías Respiratorias Superiores Abstract PDF
IA Adeleye, L Opiah 188
Dengue Viruses in the Caribbean Twenty Years of Dengue Virus Isolates from the Caribbean Epidemiology Centre: Virus de Dengue en el Caribe Veinte Años de Aislados de Virus de Dengue en el Centro de Epidemiología del Caribe Abstract PDF
J Campione-Piccardo, M Ruben, H Vaughan, V Morris-Glasgow 191
Malaria in Guadeloupe (French West Indies) 1991-2000: Malaria en Guadalupe (Indias Occidentales Francesas) 1991 – 2000 Abstract PDF
M Nicolas, JM Perez, M Strobel, B Carme 199
Oral Lichen Planus Abstract PDF
ACP Machado, NN Sugaya, DA Migliari, RW Matthews 203
Potential Role for Advanced Trauma Life Support Programme in Improving Trauma Care in Jamaica: Papel Potencial del Programa de Apoyo Vital Traumatológico Avanzado en el Mejoramiento de la Atención a Traumas en Jamaica. Abstract PDF
A McDonald, J Ali, DIG Mitchell, MS Newnham, A Barnett, E Williams, A Martin 208
Thymic Surgery in Jamaica: 1992-2000: Cirugía Tímica en Jamaica 1992-2000 Abstract PDF
PS Ramphal, RW Irvine, DIG Mitchell, M Scarlett, CD McGaw, PR Fletcher, HW Spencer 213
Six-Month Hypertension Intervention Study: One Year Follow-up: Estudio de Seis Meses Sobre la Intervención de la Hipertensión Abstract PDF
EMW Duff, R Wilks 219
Depression and Anxiety in Hypothyroidism: Depresión y Ansiedad en el Hipotiroidismo Abstract PDF
MM Demet, B Ozmen, A Deveci, S Boyvada, H Adiguzel, O Aydemir 223
Decrease in the Incidence of Tetracycline Resistance in Strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the Nineties: Disminución en la Incidencia de la Resistencia a la Tetraciclina en Cepas de Neisseria gonorrhoeae en los Noventa Abstract PDF
NC Bodonaik 228
A Case Control Study of the Prevalence of Perinatal Complications Associated with Fetal Macrosomia in Antigua and Barbuda Abstract PDF
TC Martin, A Clarke 231
Infective Endocarditis at the University Hospital of the West Indies A Revisit: Endocarditis Infecciosa en el Hospital Universitario de West Indies Abstract PDF
KCM Coard, DHA Skeete 235

Continuing Medical Education

Image and Diagnosis PDF
B Ermis 240
Answer to Image and Diagnosis PDF
B Ermis 249

Short Report

Free Vascularized Fibula Graft for a Cystic Femoral Head and Neck Lesion in the West Indies: Injerto de Peroné Libre-Vascularizado para una Cabeza Femoral Cística y Lesión del Cuello del Fémur en West Indies Abstract PDF
F Mohammed, R El Youssef, T Ali, R Hoford, S Romany, M Ragbir 241

Case Reports

Recent Upsurge of Tuberculosis in Paediatric Admissions at the University Hospital of the West Indies: Reciente Aumento de Casos de Tuberculosis en los Ingresos Pediátricos del Hospital Universitario de West Indies Abstract PDF
M Barton, M Thame, R Melbourne-Chambers, L Gabay, R Gray 244
A Case of Pulmonary Lymphangioleiomyomatosis: Un Caso de Linfanglioleiomiomatosis Pulmonar Abstract PDF
PS Ramphal, D Shah, DIG Mitchell, J Wynter-Daley 250
Bilateral Epididymal Metastases from Primary Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: Metástasis Epididimal Bilateral de un Adenocarcinoma Primario de Próstata Abstract PDF
DA Gaskin, D Shah 253
Subepidermal Calcified Nodule: Nódulo Subepidérmico Calcificado Abstract PDF
M Alper, AH Parlak, O Kandemir Belenli 255
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Síndrome de Dolor Regional Complejo Abstract PDF
K Ehikhametalor, M Nelson, D Treasure, C McGaw 257

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor PDF
TM Ibrahim, GK Davis, B Šestan 259

Book Reviews

St Kitts – One Hundred Years of Medicine PDF
Sir Cuthbert Sebastian 263