Vol 55, No 4 (2006)

Table of Contents

Editorial

Ethnomedicine PDF
LAD Williams 215

Book Reviews

REVIEW ARTICLE: The Past and Present Use of Plants for Medicines PDF
M Gossell-Williams, OR Simon, ME West 217

Original Articles

Antifungal Property and Phytochemical Screening of the Crude Extracts of Funtumia Elastica and Mallotus Oppositifolius Abstract PDF
AA Adekunle, AM Ikumapayi 219
The Prevalence of Marijuana Smoking in Young Adults with Sickle Cell Disease: A Longitudinal Study Abstract PDF
J Knight-Madden, N Lewis, IR Hambleton 224
"Bile Duct Injuries in the Laparoscopic Era: The University Hospital of the West Indies Experience" Abstract PDF
JM Plummer, DIG Mitchell, ND Duncan, AH McDonald, M Arthurs 228
Self-Care, Compliance and Glycaemic Control in Jamaican Adults with Diabetes Mellitus Abstract PDF
EM Duff, A O’Connor, N McFarlane-Anderson, YB Wint, EY Bailey, RA Wright-Pascoe 232
Gender Differences in Coping with Infertility among Couples Undergoing Counselling for In Vitro Fertilization Treatment Abstract PDF
C McKenzie, J Fredericks, V DaCosta, S Wynter, D Everett, Y Walters, AM Pottinger 237
A Review of Medicinal Plant Research at the University of the West Indies, Jamaica, 1948–2001 Abstract PDF
SA Mitchell, MH Ahmad 243
Effects of Sulfated Polysaccharides on Tumour Biology Abstract PDF
XZ Wu, D Chen 270
Effect of Long Term Supplementation of Tomatoes (Cooked) on Levels of Antioxidant Enzymes, Lipid Peroxidation Rate, Lipid Profile and Glycated Haemoglobin in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Abstract PDF
KSC Bose, BK Agrawal 274

Continuing Medical Education

Mitochondrial Dynamics in Cell Life and Death PDF
R Nandipati 279

Case Reports

Hypernatraemic Dehydration in Exclusively Breastfed Infants: A Potentially Fatal Complication Abstract PDF
H Trotman, M Antoine, M Barton 282
Ethylene Glycol Poisoning following Ingestion of Brake Fluid Abstract PDF
I Tennant, A Crawford-Sykes, L Ward, C Thesiger 286
Tracheobronchial Stenting for Management of Bronchopleural Fistula: A Novel Solution to an Old Problem PDF
M Tulloch-Reid, D Pyne, T Baker, F Ebanks, D Sterman 288

Letters to the Editor

Intraosseous Lipoma. Is a biopsy necessary? PDF
REC Rose, T Golding 291