Publications 2013

Authored books

  1. Griffi ths,B., Skelton,J., Semple,P.,Ross, I.2013.An unusual case of hypopituitarism. [online].(13)70047-0.Available S2213-8587(13)70047-0 View abstract PDF.
  2. Sliwa, K. and Anthony, J. 2013. Cardiac Drugs in Pregnancy. 131pp. London: Springer. ISBN 9781447154716.

Edited books

  1. Maartens, G., Cotton, M., Wilson, D., Venter, W.D., Meyers, T. and Bekker, L. (eds) 2012. Handbook of HIV medicine. 644pp. 3rd edition. South Africa: Oxford University Press Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd. ISBN 9780199053667.
  2. Opie, L.H. and Gersh, B. (eds) 2013. Drugs for the Heart. 573pp. 8th edition. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.

Chapters in books

  1. Duarte, J., Serufuri, J.-M.S., Mulder, N.J. and Blackburn, J. 2013. Protein function microarrays: design, use and bioinformatics analysis in cancer biomarker discovery and quantitation. In X. Wang (ed), Bioinformatics of Human Proteomics, pp. 39-74. London: Dordrecht: Springer. ISBN 9789400758100.
  2. Fox, K., White, H.D., Gersh, B. and Opie, L.H. 2013. Antithrombotic agents: platelet inhibitors, acute anticoagulants, fibrinolytics and chronic anticoagulants. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 332-397. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  3. Gersh, B. and Opie, L.H. 2013. Which therapy for which condition? In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 463-541. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  4. Gotto, A. and Opie, L.H. 2013. Lipid-modifying and Antiatherosclerotic drugs. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds),Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 398-435. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  5. Maartens, G. 2012. Adverse drug interaction. In M. W.J. Strachan, S.K. Sharma and J.A.A. Hunter (eds), Davidson’s 100 Clinical Cases, 2nd edition, pp. 374pp. China, Churchill Livingstone Elsevier. ISBN 9780702044595.
  6. Nattel, S., Gersh, B. and Opie, L.H. 2013. Antiarrhythmic drugs and strategies. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 272-331. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  7. Opie, L.H., Krum, H., Victor, R.G. and Kaplan, N. 2013. Antihypertensive therapies. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 224-271. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  8. Opie, L.H. 2013. B-Blocking Agents. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 1-37. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  9. Opie, L.H. 2013. Calcium channel blockers. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 65-92. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  10. Opie, L.H., Victor, R.G. and Kaplan, N. 2013. Diuretics. In L. Opie and B.Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 93-118. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  11. Opie, L.H. and Horowitz, J.D. 2013. Nitrates and newer antianginals. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 38-63. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  12. Opie, L.H. and Pfeffer, M. 2013. Inhibitors of the reninantiogensin aldosterone system. In L. Opie and Bernard Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 119-168. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  13. Opie, L.H. and Meier, J. 2013. Metabolic syndrome, hyperglycemia and type 2 diabetes. In L. Opie and B. Gersh (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 436-462. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  14. Senkubuge, F. and Mayosi, B.M. 2013. The state of the national health research system in South Africa. In A. Padarath and R. English (eds), South African Health Review 2012/2013, pp. 141-149. Durban: Health Systems Trust. ISBN 9781919839738.
  15. Sliwa, K. and Tibazarwa, K. 2013. Managing heart failure pre- and postpartum. In K. Sliwa and J. Anthony (eds), Cardiac drugs in Pregnancy, pp. 35-52. London: Springer. ISBN 9781447154716.
  16. Teerlink, J.R., Opie, L.H. and Sliwa, K. 2013. Heart Failure. In L. Opie and G. Bernard (eds), Drugs for the Heart, 8th edition, pp. 169-223. USA: Elsevier Sauders. ISBN 9781455733224.
  17. Weiss, R. 2013. Patients as text: collaborative knowledge construction in the context of disability. In C. Ohajunwa and J. McKenzie (eds), Disability Catalyst Africa – Series No. 4: Beyond “if” to “how”: Disability Inclusion in Higher Education, pp. 36-45. Cape Town: Disability Innovations Africa. ISBN 9780987020938.

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

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    Abboud, H., Labreuche, J., Arauz, A., Bryer, A., Lavados, P.G., Massaro, A., Collazes, M.M., Steg, P.G., Yamout, B.I., Vicaut, E. and Amarenco, P. 2013. Demographics, socio-economic characteristics, and risk factor prevalence in patients with non-cardioembolic ischaemic stroke in low- and middle-income countries: the OPTIC registry. International Journal of Stroke, 8: 4-13.

    Abubakar, I., Zignol, M., Falzon, D., Raviglione, M., Ditiu, L., Masham, S., Adetifa, I., Ford, N., Cox, H., Lawn, S.D., Marais, B.J., McHugh, T., Mwaba, P., Bates, M., Lipman, C.I., Zijenah, L., Logan, S., McNerney, R., Zumla, A., Sarda, K., Nahid, P., Hoelscher, M., Pletschette, M., Memish, Z., Kim, P., Hafner, R., Cole, S., Migliori, G.B., Maeurer, M., Schito, M. and Zumla, A. 2013.  . Lancet Infectious Diseases, 13: 529-539.

    Adam, T., Sharp, S., Opie, L.H. and Lecour, S. 2013. Loss of cardioprotection with ischemic preconditioning in aging hearts: role of sirtuin 1? Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 18(1): 46-53.

    Adams, M., De Kock, C., Smith, P.J., Malatji, P., Hutton, A.T., Chibale, K. and Smith, G.S. 2013. Heterobimetallic ferrocenylthiosemicarbazone palladium (II) complexes: synthesis, electrochemistry and antiplasmodial evaluation. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 739:15-20.

    Adams, M., De Kock, C., Smith, P.J., Chibale, K. and Smith, G.S. 2013. Synthesis, characterization and antiplasmodial evaluation of cyclopalladated thiosemicarbazone complexes. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 736: 19-26.

    Adams, M., Li, Y., Khot, H., De Kock, C., Smith, P.J., Land, K.M., Chibale, K. and Smith, G.S. 2013. The synthesis and antiparasitic activity of aryl- and ferrocenyl-derived thiosemicarbazone ruthenium(II)-arene complexes. Dalton Transactions, 42: 4677-4685.

    Allen, E., Chandler, C.I.R., Mandimika, N., Pace, C., Mehta, U.C. and Barnes, K.I. 2013. Evaluating harm  associated with anti-malarial drugs: a survey of methods used by clinical researchers to elicit, assess and record participant-reported adverse events and related data.

    Malaria Journal, 12: 325.

    Allen, E., Mushi, A.K., Massawe, I.S., Vestergaard, L.S., Imnge, M., Staedke, S.G., Mehta, U.C., Barnes, K.I. and Chandler, C.I.R. 2013. How experiences become data: the process of eliciting adverse event, medical history and concomitant medication reports in antimalarial and antiretroviral interaction trials. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 13: 140(13pp).


    Allwood, B.W., Myer, L. and Bateman, E.D. 2013. A systematic review of the association between pulmonary tuberculosis and the development of chronic airflow obstruction in adults. Respiration, 86: 76-85.


    Allwood, B.W. 2013. The electronic cigarettes debate. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(11): 832-833.


    Ambele, M., Sewell, B.T., Cummings, F.R., Smith, P.J. and Egan, T.J. 2013. Synthetic hemozoin β-hematin) crystals nucleate at the surface of neutral lipid droplets that control their sizes. Crystal Growth & Design, 13: 4442-4452.


    Amico, R.K. and Orrell, C. 2013. Antiretroviral therapy adherence support: Recommendations and future directions. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care, 12(253): 128-137.


    Amornkul, P.N., Karita, E., Kamali, A., Rida, W.N., Sanders, E.J., Lakhi, S., Price, M.A., Kilembe, W., Cormier, E., Anzala, O., Latka, M.H., Bekker, L., Allen, S., Gilmour, J. and Fast, P.E. 2013. Disease progression by infecting HIV-1 subtype in aseroconverter cohort in sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS, 27: 2775-2786.


    Andersson, M.I., Maponga, T., Ijaz, S., Barnes, J., Theron, G.B., Meredith, S.A., Preiser, W. and Tedder, R.S. 2013. The epidemiology of hepatitis B virus infection in HIVinfected and HIV-uninfected pregnant women in the Western Cape, South Africa. Vaccine, 31: 5579-5584.


    Andrasik, M.P., Karuna, S.T., Nebergell, M., Koblin, B.A. and Kublin, J.G. 2013. Behavioral risk assessment in HIV vaccine trials network (HVTN) clinical trials: a qualitative study exploring HVTN staff perspectives. Vaccine, 31: 4398-4405.


    Andrews, J.R., Lawn, S.D., Dowdy, D. and Walensky, R.P. 2013. Challenges in evaluating the cost-effectiveness of new diagnostic tests for HIV-associated tuberculosis. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 57(7): 1021-1026.


    Andrews, J.R., Morrow, C.D. and Wood, R. 2013. Modeling the role of public transportation in sustaining tuberculosis transmission in South Africa. American Journal of Epidemiology, 177(6): 556-561.


    Asiki, G., Abaasa, A., Ruzagira, E., Kibengo, F., Bahemuka, U., Mulondo, J., Seeley, J., Bekker, L., Delany, S., Kaleebu, P. and Kamali, A. 2013. Willingness to participate in HIV vaccine efficacy trials among high risk men and women from fishing communities along Lake Victoria in Uganda. Vaccine, 31: 5055-5061.


    Ayodele, O.E., Okpechi, I.G. and Swanepoel, C.R. 2013. Long-term renal outcome and complications in South Africans with proliferative lupus nephritis. International Urology and Nephrology, 45: 1289-1300.


    Bahr, N., Boulware, D.R., Marais, S., Scriven, J., Wilkinson, R.J. and Meintjes, G. 2013. Central nervous system immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome. Current Infectious Disease Reports, 15: 583-593.


    Balti, E.V., Kengne, A.P., Fokouo, J.V.F., Nouthe, B.E. and Sobngwi, E. 2013. Metabolic syndrome and fatal outcomes in the post-stroke event: a 5 year cohort study in Cameroon. PLoS One, 8(4): e60117.

    Bandewar, S., Calazans, G., Chipasula, T., Chheng, K., Davies, A., Dunn, M., Faiz, M.A., Imrie, J., Kamuya, D., Kerasidou, A., Lavery, J.V., Lindegger, G., MacPherson, E., Muga, C.T., Nkabinde, S., Ndebele, P., Sadalaki, J., Seeley, J., Sheehan, M., Twine, R. and de Vries, J. 2013. Consent and community engagement in diverse research contexts: reviewing and developing research and practice. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 8(4): 1-18.


    Baral, S., Scheibe, A., Sullivan, P., Trapence, G., Lambert, A., Bekker, L. and Beyrer, C. 2013. Assessing priorities for combination HIV prevention research for men who have sex with men (MSM) in Africa. AIDS and Behavior, 17: S60-S69.


    Achan, J., Adam, I., Arinaitwe, E., Ashley, E. and Awab, G.A., Barnes, K.I., et al. (The Worldwide Antimalarial Resistance Network DP study group). 2013. The effect of dosing regimens on the antimalarial efficacy of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine: a pooled analysis of individual patient data. PLoS One, 10(12): e1001564.


    Barton, G.R., Fairall, L., Bachmann, M.O., Uebel, K., Timmerman, V., Lombard, C. and Zwarenstein, M. 2013. Cost-effectiveness of nurse-led versus doctor-led antiretroviral treatment in South Africa: pragmatic cluster randomised trial. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 18(6): 769-777.


    Bateman, E.D., Ferguson, G.T., Barnes, N., Gallagher, N., Green, Y., Henley, M. and Banerji, D. 2013. Dual bronchodilation with QVA149 versus single bronchodilator therapy: the SHINE study. European Respiratory Journal, 42: 1484-1494.


    Bateman, E.D. 2013. Efficacy and safety of high-dose ciclesonide for the treatment of severe asthma. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, 7(4): 339-348.


    Bateman, E.D., Kornmann, O., Ambery, C. and Norris, V. 2013. Pharmacodynamics of GSK961081, a bifunctional molecule, in patients with COPD. Pulmonary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 26: 581-587.


    Batist, E., Brown, B., Scheibe, A., Baral, S. and Bekker, L. 2013. Outcomes of a community-based HIVprevention pilot programme for township men who have sex with men in Cape Town, South Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 16(Supplement 3): 18754(7pp).

    Berman, D. 2013. Regional-specific pollen and fungal spore allergens in South Africa. Current Allergy & Clinical Immunology, 26(4): 196-209.

    Bertram, M.Y., Jaswal, V.S., Pillay-van Wyk, V., Levitt, N. and Hofman, K.J. 2013. The non-fatal disease burden caused by type 2 diabetes in South Africa, 2009. Global Health Action, 6: 19244.


    Bethel, M.A., Chacra, A.R., Deedwania, P., Fulcher, G.R., Holman, R.R., Jenssen, T., Khan, S.E., Levitt, N., McMurray, J.J.V., Califf, R.M., Raptis, S.A., Thomas, L., Sun, J.-L. and Haffner, S.M. 2013. A novel risk classification paradigm for patients with impaired glucose tolerance and high cardiovascular risk. American Journal of Cardiology, 112: 231-237.


    Black, J.M., Ntusi, N., Stead, P., Mayosi, B.M. and Mendelson, M. 2013. Human fascioliasis in South Africa. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(9): 658-659.


    Black, S., Zulliger, R., Myer, L., Marcus, R., Jeneker, S., Taliep, R., Pienaar, D., Wood, R. and Bekker, L. 2013. Safety, feasibility and efficacy of a rapid ART initiation in pregnancy pilot programme in Cape Town, South Africa. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(8): 557-562.


    Blauwet, L., Libhaber, E., Forster, O., Tibazarwa, K., Mebazaa, A., Hilfiker-Kleiner, D. and Sliwa, K. 2013. Predictors of outcome in 176 South African patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy. Heart, 99: 308-313.


    Blom, D. 2013. Dyslipidaemia in type 2 diabetes. SA Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease, 10(2): 48-50.


    Blom, D., Marais, A.D., Raal, F. and Lambert, G. 2013. The potential use of monoclonal antibodies and other novel agents as drugs to lower LDL cholesterol. Clinical Lipidology, 8: 243-256.


    Bloom, C., Graham, C.M., Berry, M.P.R., Rozakeas, F., Redford, P.S., Wang, Y., Xu, Z., Wilkinson, K., Wilkinson, R.J., Kendrick, Y., Devouassoux, G., Ferry, T., Miyara, M., Bouvry, D., Dominique, V., Gorochov, G., Blankenship, D., Saadatian, M., Vanhems, P., Beynon, H., Vancheeswaran, R., Wickremasinghe, M., Chaussabel, D., Banchereau, J., Pascual, V., Ho, L.-

    P., Lipman, C.I. and O’Garra, A. 2013. Transcriptional blood signatures distinguish pulmonary tuberculosis, pulmonary sarcoidosis, pneumonias and lung cancers. PLoS One, 8(8): e70630.


    Botes, A., Majikela-Dlangamandla, B.C. and Mash, B. 2013. The ability of health promoters to deliver group diabetes education in South African primary care. African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine, 5(1): 484.


    Boyles, T.H., Whitelaw, A.C., Bamford, C., Moodley, M., Bonorchis, K., Morris, V., Rawoot, N., Naicker, V., Lusakiewicz, I., Black, J.M., Stead, D.F., Lesosky, M.,Raubenheimer, P.J., Dlamini, S.K. and Mendelson, M. 2013. Antibiotic stewardship ward rounds and a dedicated prescription chart reduce antibiotic consumption andpharmacy costs without affecting inpatient mortality or re-admission rates. PLoS One, 8(12): e79747.


    Boyles, T.H., Bamford, C., Bateman, K.J., Blumberg, L., Dramowski, A., Karstaedt, A.S., Korsman, S.N.J., le Roux, D.M., Maartens, G., Madhi, S., Naidoo, R.N., Nuttall, J., Reubenson, G., Taljaard, J., Thomas, J., van Zyl, G.U., von Gottberg, A., Whitelaw, A.C. and Mendelson, M. 2013. Guidelines for the management of acute meningitis in children and adults in South Africa. Southern African Journal of Epidemiology and Infection, 28(1): 5-15.


    Brichler, S., Setshedi, M. and Renou, C. 2013. Resolution of chronic hepatitis delta infection after five years of peginterferon-adefovir: lessons from a case report. Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology, 37: e81-e84.


    Bryant, J.M., Harris, S.R., Parkhill, J., Dawson, R., Diacon, A., van Helden, P., Pym, A., Mahayiddin, A.A., Chuchottaworn, C., Sanne, I., Louw, C., Boeree, M.J., Hoelscher, M., McHugh, T., Bateson, A., Hunt, R.D., Mwaigwisya, S., Wright, L., Gillespie, S.H. and Bentley, S.D. 2013. Whole-genome sequencing to establish relapse orre-infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis: a retrospective observational study. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 103: 786-792.


    Bryer, A. and Wasserman, S. 2013. Thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke in South Africa. International Journal of Stroke, 8: 112-113.


    Burch, V.C. and van Heerden, B. 2013. Are community service doctors equipped to address priority health needs in South Africa? SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(12): 905.


    Burch, V.C., Sikakana, C.N.T., Gunston, G.D., Shamley, D.R. and Murdoch-Eaton, D. 2013. Generic learning skills in academically-at-risk medical students: a development programme bridges the gap. Medical Teacher, 35: 671-677.

    Busse, W., O’Byrne, P.M., Bleecker, E., Lotvall, J., Woodcock, A., Andersen, L., Hicks, W., Crawford, J., Jacques, L., Apoux, L. and Bateman, E.D. 2013. Safety and tolerability of the novel inhaled corticosteroid fluticasone furoate in combination with the 2 agonist vilanterol administered once daily for 52 weeks in patients 12 years old with asthma: a randomised trial. Thorax, 68: 513-520.


    Carstens, M.T., Goedecke, J.H., Dugas, L., Evans, J., Kroff, J., Levitt, N. and Lambert, E.V. 2013. Fasting substrate oxidation in relation to habitual dietary fat intake and insulin resistance in non-diabetic women: a case for metabolic flexibility? Nutrition & Metabolism, 10: 8.


    Centner, C., Bateman, K.J. and Heckmann, J.M. 2013. Manifestations of HIV infection in the peripheral nervous system. Lancet Neurology, 12: 295-309.


    Chambers, S.T., Murdoch, D., Morris, A., Holland, D.J., Pappas, P.A., Almela, M., Fernandez-Hidalgo, N., Almirante, B., Bouza, E., Forno, D., del Rio, A., Hannan, M.M., Harkness, J., Kanafani, Z.A., Lalani, T., Lang, S., Raymond, N.J., Read, K.M., Vinogradova, T., Woods, C.W., Wray, D., Corey, G.R., Chu, V.H., Commerford, P.J., Commerford, A., Deetlefs, E., Hansa, C. and Ntsekhe, M. 2013. HACEK infective endocarditis: characteristics and outcomes from a large, multi-national cohort. PLoS One, 8(5): e63181(8pp).


    Chang, K.-C. and Dheda, K. 2013. Rationalizing use of fluoroquinolones and pyrazinamide in the battle against multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 188: 10-11.


    Charlton, K.E., Jooste, P.L., Steyn, K., Levitt, N. and Ghosh, A. 2013. A lowered salt intake does not compromise iodine status in Cape Town, South Africa, where salt iodization is mandatory. Nutrition, 29: 630-634.


    Chellan, P., Land, K.M., Shokar, A., Au, A., An, S.H., Taylor, D., Smith, P.J., Chibale, K. and Smith, G.S. 2013. Di- and trinuclear ruthenium-, rhodium-, and iridiumfunctionalized pyridyl aromatic ethers: a new class of antiparasitic agents. Organometallics, 32: 4793-4804.


    Chigutsa, E., Patel, K., Denti, P., Visser, M.M.E., Maartens, G., Kirkpatrick, C.M.J., McIlleron, H. and Karlsson, M.O. 2013. A time-to-event pharmacodynamics model describing treatment response in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis using days to positivity in automated liquid mycobacterial culture. Antimicrobial

    Agents and Chemotherapy, 57(2): 789-795. Chimusa, E., Daya, M., Moller, M., Ramesar, R.S., Henn, B.M., van Helden, P., Mulder, N.J. and Hoal, E. 2013.  


    Determining ancestry proportions in complexadmixture scenarios in South Africa using a novel proxy ancestry selection method. PLoS One, 8(9): e73971.


    Chinnery, G., Krige, J.E.J., Bornman, P.C., Bernon, M., Alharethi, S., Hofmeyr, S., Banderker, M., Burmeister, S. and Thomson, S.R. 2013. Endoscopic management of bile leaks after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. South African Journal of Surgery, 51(4): 116-121.


    Chu, K.M., Watermeyer, G., Shelly, L., Janssen, J., May, T.D., Brink, K.J., Benefeld, G. and Li, X. 2013. Childhood helminth exposure is protective against inflammatory bowel disease: a case control study in South Africa. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 19: 614-620.


    Chukwuonye, I.I., Chuku, A., Okpechi, I.G., Onyeonoro, U.O., Madukwe, O.O., Okafor, O.C. and Ogah, O.S. 2013. Socioeconomic status and obesity in Abia State, south east Nigeria. Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy, 6: 371-378.


    Chukwuonye, I.I., Chuku, A., Onyeonoro, U.O., Okpechi, I.G., Madukwe, O.O., Umeizudike, T.I. and Ogah, O.S. 2013. Prevalence of abdominal obesity in Abia State, Nigeria: results of a population-based house-to-house survey. Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity:

    Targets and Therapy, 6: 285-291.


    Ciaranello, A.L., Perez, F., Engelsmann, B., Walensky, R.P., Mushavi, A., Rusibamayila, A., Keatinge, J., Park, J.-E., Maruva, M., Cerda, R., Wood, R., Dabis, F. and Freedberg, K.A. 2013. Cost-effectiveness of world health organization 2010 guidelines for prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Zimbabwe. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 56(3): 430-46.


    Coetzee, E.D.T. and Thomson, S.R. 2013. Inherited colorectal cancer: a plea for a national registry. South African Journal of Surgery, 51(2): 42-43.


    Combrinck, J.M., Mabotha, T.E., Ncokazi, K., Ambele, M., Taylor, D., Smith, P.J., Hoppe, H.C. and Egan, T.J. 2013. Insights into the role of heme in the mechanism of action of antimalarials. ACS Chemical Biology, 8: 133-137.


    Coussens, A.K., Wilkinson, R.J., Nikolayevskyy, V., Elkington, P.T.G., Hanifa, Y., Islam, K., Timms, P.M., Bothamley, G.H., Claxton, A.P., Packe, G., Darmalingam, M., Davidson, R., Milburn, H., Baker, L.V., Barker, R.D., Drobniewski, F.A., Mein, C.A., Bhaw-Rosun, L., Nuamah, R.A., Griffiths, C. and Martineau, A. 2013. Ethnic variation in inflammatory profile in tuberculosis. PLoS Pathogens, 9(7): e1003468.


    Cross, H., Combrinck, M.I. and Joska, J. 2013. HIVassociated neurocognitive disorders: antiretroviral regimen, central nervous system penetration effectiveness, and cognitive outcomes. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(10): 758-762.


    Crotti, L., Johnson, C.N., Graf, E., De Ferrari, G.M., Cuneo, B.F., Ovadia, M., Papagiannis, J., Feldkamp, M.D., Rathi, S.G., Kunic, J.D., Pedrazzini, M., Wieland, C., Lichtner, P., Beckmann, B.-.M., Clark, T., Shaffer, C., Benson, W., Kaab, S., Meitinger, T., Strom, T.M.,  Chazin, W.J., Schwartz, P.J. and George Jr, A.L. 2013. Calmodulin mutations associated with recurrent cardiac arrest in infants. Circulation, 127: 1009-1017.


    Crotti, L., Tester, D.J., White, W., Bartos, D.C., Insolia, R., Besana, A., Kunic, J.D., Will, M.L., Velasco, E.J., Bair, J., Ghidoni, A., Cetin, I., Van Dyke, D.L., Wick, M.J., Brost, B., Delisle, B.P., Facchinetti, F., George, A.L., Schwartz, P.J. and Ackerman, M.J. 2013. Long QT syndrome -associated mutations in intrauterine fetal death. JamaJournal of the American Medical Association, 309(14): 1473-1482.


    Cuchel, M., Meagher, E.A., du Toit Theron, H., Blom, D., Marais, D., Hegele, R.A., Averna, M.R., Sirtori, C.R., Shah, P.K., Gaudet, D., Stefanutti, C., Vigna, G.B., du Plessis, A.M.E., Propert, K.J., Sasiela, W.J., Bloedon, L.T. and Rader, D.J. 2013. Efficacy and safety of a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhibitor in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia: a singlearm, open-label, phase 3 study. Lancet, 381: 40-46.


    Dalby, A.J., Wessels, P. and Opie, L.H. 2013. Warfarin in non-valvular atrial fibrillation. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 103(12): 901-904.


    Dale, J.B., Fischetti, V.A., Carapetis, J., Steer, A., Sow, S., Kumar, R., Mayosi, B.M., Rubin, F.A., Mulholland, K., Hombach, J.M., Schodel, F. and Hanao-Restrepo, A.M. 2013. Group A streptococcal vaccines: paving a path for accelerated development. Vaccine, 31S: B216-B222.


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