Vol 6, No 2 (2013)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF

From the editor

Establishing national biobanks in South Africa: The urgent need for an ethico-regulatory framework PDF HTML
Ames Dhai 38-39


Do prisoners in South Africa have a constitutional right to a holistic approach to antiretroviral treatment? PDF HTML
Nasreen Motala, David Jan McQuoid-Mason 40-44


Reporting underage consensual sex after the Teddy Bear case: A different perspective PDF HTML
A E Strode, J D Toohey, C Slack, S Bhamjee 45-47
Beyond the hidden curriculum: The challenging search for authentic values in medical ethics education PDF HTML
Gerald Michael Ssebunnya 48-51
No one ‘owns’ the genome: The United States Supreme Court rules that human DNA cannot be patented PDF HTML
Eddie Hurter 52-54
Informed consent for telemedicine in South Africa: A survey of consent practices among healthcare professionals in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal PDF HTML
C L Jack, M Mars 55-59
Medical information therapy and medical malpractice litigation in South Africa PDF HTML
Willem Moore, Melodie Nöthling Slabbert 60-63
‘Single’ v. ‘panel’ appointed forensic mental observations: Is the referral process ethically justifiable? PDF HTML
Tiaan Schutte, Ugasvaree Subramaney 64-68
The parameters of the current legal framework for health research: Forms of health research which are regulated and obligations imposed on researchers PDF HTML
Ann E Strode 69-71

Book reviews

The Health of Nations: Towards a New Political Economy by Gavin Mooney PDF HTML
Ames Dhai 72
'South Africa’s Suspended Revolution: Hopes and Prospects' by Adam Habib PDF HTML
Ames Dhai 73
Human Dignity in Contemporary Ethics by David G Kirchhoffer PDF HTML
Ames Dhai 74

CPD questions

CPD questionnaire PDF