Vol 2, No 2 (2009)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contests page PDF

From the editor

Medical Law and Litigation PDF
Ames Dhai 38


Liability of medical practitioners to children born with congenital defects- a discussion of Stewart v. Botha PDF
Sandra Sithole 41
Exposure to the consumer court under the consumer protection act - more litigation for the medical industry? PDF
Donald Dinnie 43
The human organ trade: The South African tragedy PDF
Sandile Senzo Khoza 46


Hoity-toity morality and embryos for research PDF
Donrich Willem Jordaan 39


The future of medical professionalism PDF
John R Williams 48
When Do Medical Students Become Professionals? PDF
John R Williams 51
Moral principlism alone is insufficient, and traditional moral theories remain important for practical ethics PDF
Damian Luiz Clarke 54
Releasing terminally ill prisoners on medical parole in South Africa PDF
Jamil Mujuzi 59
Prescription pattern of unlicensed and off-label medicines for children 0-5 years old in a tertiary hospital and a primary health centre in Nigeria PDF
Raymond Chukwuma Okechukwu, OCHUWAK E AGHOMO 62
Clinical forensic medicine and human rights - doctors as human rights defenders PDF
Sipho Michael Lukhozi 67

CPD questions

CPD questionnaire PDF