Vol 12, No 3 (2006)

Table of Contents

News

News PDF
Jonathan Spencer Jones 111

Society News

Society page PDF
The South African Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 171

Editorial

AIDS and politics PDF
Athol Kent 112
Saving mothers PDF
J Moodley, R C Pattinson 113

Opinion

HIV in pregnancy - an obstetric blind spot PDF
James McIntyre 118

Original articles

Mothers 2 Mothers PDF
Mitchell Besser 122
Maternal deaths due to non-pregnancy-related infections: Third Report on Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths in South Africa, 2002 - 2004 PDF
R E Mhlanga, P M Tlebere, N Xundu 130
Traditional birth attendats, HIV/AIDS and safe delivery in the Eastern Cape, South Africa - evaluation of a training programme PDF
Karl Peltzer, Nomvo Henda 140
The association between Chlamydia trachomatis genital infection and spontaneous preterm labour PDF
Hein J Odendaal, Jeanne Schoeman, Debbie Grove, Milly de Jager, Gerhard B Theron, Heidi Orth, Carla MacMahon, Lynda J Chalkley 146
Cervical conisation and reproductive outcome PDF
H R le Riche, M H Botha 150
Vulvar cancer in HIV-positive young women -a treatment challenge PDF
U Majeed, A Sewkowski, F Ooko 156
Uterine artery embolisation in a Jehovah's Witness patients PDF
Peter de Jong, Malika van der Schyff 160

Abstracts

Obstetrics and Gynaecogy Refresher Course PDF
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Refresher Course 164

Best of the rest

The best of the Rest PDF
Athol Kent 168

Inspirations

Medical Dad PDF
James Drife 172