Vol 8, No 1 (2015)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF


Medico-legal litigation: Balancing spiralling Costs with fair compensation PDF
Ames Dhai 2

Letter to editor

Correction to letter on VMMC by Professor Peter S Millard PDF
Gwinyai Masukume 7
Supplementary appendix GM response to PSM PDF
Gertrude Fani
Graph GM response to PSM PDF
Gertrude Fani

MoH Address

Doctors call for lawyers to get out of hospitals PDF
Aaron Motsoaledi 4


Does withdrawing treatment from a pregnant persistent vegetative state patient resulting in her death constitute a termination of pregnancy? PDF
David Jan McQuoid-Mason 8


Laws and regulations associated with ownership of human biological material in South Africa PDF
Kishen Premduth Mahesh 11
Things may not be as expected: surprising findings when updating work load at the Wits Human Research Ethics Committee (Medical). PDF
Peter Cleaton-Jones, E S Grossman 14
Boni mores and consent for child research in South Africa PDF
Ann Elaine Strode, Jacintha Toohey, Priya P Singh, Catherine May Slack 22
Reflecting on BCMP students’ experiences of professionalism during clinical rotations PDF
Nontsikelelo Olga Mapukata-Sondzaba, Ames Dhai 26
Is the seclusion policy of mental health care users a necessary evil? PDF
Gaveeta Chiba, Ugasvaree Subramaney 30
Youngest first? Why it’s wrong to discriminate against the elderly in healthcare PDF
Christopher Wareham 35

CPD questions

CPD questionnaire PDF