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PNG Medical Journal 2005

Listed below are the issues of the PNG Medical journal published in 2005. Each hyperlink will download a PDF file containing the relevant article.

Papua New Guinea Medical Journal
ISSN 0031-1480
March-June 2005, Volume 48, Number 1-2

EDITORS: PETER M. SIBA, JOHN REEDER, NAKAPI TEFUARANI

Editorial Committee

I. Kevau
G. Mola
A. Saweri

Editorial Assistant: Cynthea Leahy
Emeritus Editor:
Michael Alpers

Email: pngmedj@pngimr.org.pg
Web page: http://www.pngimr.org.pg

  • Registered at GPO, Port Moresby for transmission by Post as a Qualified Publication.
  • Printed by Bolton Inprint for the Medical Society of Papua New Guinea.
  • Authors preparing manuscripts for publication in the Journal should consult 'Information for Authors' inside back cover.

Volume 48, Number 1-2, March-June 2005

CONTENTS

50TH YEAR CELEBRATION
FORWORD  
50th year celebration P.M. Siba 1
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
The first 50 years of the Papua New Guinea Medical Journal: a celebration of its Golden Jubilee M.P. Alpers 2
CLASSIC PAPERS
Some epidemiological features of pig-bel T.G.C. Murrell   27
The pathogenesis of pig-bel in Papua New Guinea G. Lawrence
39
Stronglyloides species infestation in young infants of Papua New Guinea: association with generalized oedema J.D. Vince, R.W. Ashford, M.J. Gratten and J. Bana-Koiri
50
Strongyloides infection in a mid-mountain Papua New Guinea community: results of an epidemiological survey R.W. Ashford, J.D. Vince, M.J. Gratten and J. Bana-Koiri
58
Weanling diarrhoea J. Biddulph and P. Pangkatana
66
The bacteriology of acute pneumonia and meningitis in children in Papua New Guinea: assumptions, facts and technical strategies M. Gratten and J. Montgomery
73
Nutrition and morbidity: acute lower respiratory tract infections, diarrhoea and malaria D. Lehmann, P. Howard and P. Heywood
87
Small-area variations in the epidemiology of malaria in Madang Province J.A. Cattani, J.S. Moir, F.D. Gibson, M. Ginny, J. Paino, W. Davidson and M.P. Alpers
95
Hereditary ovalocytosis in Melanesians D. Amato and P.B. Booth
102
Trends in sexually transmitted disease incidence in Papua New Guinea C.K. Lombange
109
A New Guinea population in which blood pressure appears to fall as age advances I. Maddocks and L. Rovin
122
MEDLARS BIBLIOGRAPHY
127

Papua New Guinea Medical Journal
ISSN 0031-1480
September-December 2005, Volume 48, Number 3-4

EDITORS: PETER M. SIBA, JOHN REEDER, NAKAPI TEFUARANI

Editorial Committee

I. Kevau
G. Mola
A. Saweri

Assistant Editor: Cynthea Leahy
Emeritus Editor:
Michael Alpers

Email: pngmedj@pngimr.org.pg
Web page: http://www.pngimr.org.pg

  • Registered at GPO, Port Moresby for transmission by Post as a Qualified Publication.
  • Printed by Bolton Inprint for the Medical Society of Papua New Guinea.
  • Authors preparing manuscripts for publication in the Journal should consult 'Information for Authors' inside back cover.

Volume 48, Number 3-4, September-December 2005

CONTENTS

EDITORIAL  
Papua New Guinea certified polio-free Ė complacency threatens dreams of eradication P.M. Siba 139
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Parasitological and clinical efficacy of standard treatment regimens against Plasmodium falciparum, P. vivax and P. malariae in Papua New Guinea B. Genton, K. Baea, K. Lorry, M. Ginny, B. Wines and M.P. Alpers 141
Malaria control in Papua New Guinea results in complex epidemiological changes I. Mueller, J. Tulloch, J. Marfurt, R. Hide and J.C. Reeder
151
Ribotyping of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi isolates from Papua New Guinea over the period 1977 to 1996 B.G. Combs, M. Passey, A. Michael, T. Pang, D. Lightfoot and M.P. Alpers
158
Syphilis serology testing: a comparative study of Abbot DetermineR, Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) card test and Venereal Disease Research Laboratory (VDRL) methods Y. Angue, A. Yauieb, G. Mola, T. Duke and A.B. Amoa
168
Betelnut chewing: a contributing factor to the poor glycaemic control in diabetic patients attending Port Moresby General Hospital, Papua New Guinea A.L. Benjamin and D. Margis
174
Barriers to measles immunization: the beliefs and attitudes of caregivers in Goroka, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea P. Namuigi and S. Phuanukoonnon
183
Health care and illness in Lihir, New Ireland Province, in the context of the development of the Lihir gold mine S.R. Hemer
188
Respiratory health effects associated with exposure to indoor woodburning in developing countries: a Papua New Guinea perspective L.P. Werry
196
MEDICAL SOCIETY OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Dr N.G. Patil Fund
The Presidentís Prize
The Deborah Lehmann Prize
The Deanís Prize
Special Symposium Prize
Life Members of the Medical Society of Papua New Guinea
206
MEDICAL RESEARCH PROJECTS IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA  
209
MEDLARS BIBLIOGRAPHY

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