Vol 5, No 1 (2012)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents page PDF


A health system that violates patients’ rights to access health care PDF HTML
Ames Dhai 2-3


National health insurance: A lofty ideal in need of cautious, planned implementation PDF HTML
Leandra Anastasia Amado, Nicholas Christofides, Raymond Pieters, Jody Rusch 4-10
Michael Jackson and the limits of patient autonomy PDF HTML
David Jan McQuoid-Mason 11-14


HIV home testing – a problem or part of the solution? PDF HTML
Jillian Gardner 15-19
Ethical and human rights dimensions in prenatal HIV/AIDS testing: Botswana in global perspective PDF HTML
Rekha A kumar 20-26
Legal issues relating to the use of surrogate mothers in the practice of assisted conception PDF HTML
Melodie Nöthling Slabbert 27-32
Global health justice: A perspective from the global South on a Framework Convention on Global Health PDF HTML
Lawrence O Gostin, Ames Dhai 33-37
Applications and secretariat workload at the University of the Witwatersrand Human Research Ethics Committee (Medical) 2002 - 2011: A case study PDF HTML
Peter Cleaton-Jones 38-44
An audit of the informed consent process in postgraduate dissertation studies at the College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya PDF HTML
Miriam Carole Atieno Wagoro, Kirana M Bhatt 45-50
Laws, regulations and guidelines of developed countries, developing countries in Africa, and BRICS regions pertaining to the use of human biological material (HBM) in research PDF HTML
Mahomed Aslam Sathar, Ames Dhai 51-54
The treatment of human remains PDF HTML
Kapil Sewsaran Satyapal 55-59

Letter to editor

Enactment of Chapter 8 of the National Health Act and regulations thereto PDF HTML
Michael Sean Pepper 60

CPD questions

CPD Questionnaire PDF