Monday, 26 July 2021 Medical first for SA saves brave baby AJ’s sight Rare eye condition treated using internal radiation...
Leading tuberculosis (TB) researcher Professor Keertan Dheda has been awarded the 2018 Scientific Leadership prize by the prestigious European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership.
TB meningitis is a major cause of death in Southern Africa. Early diagnosis is the key to improving the health outcomes of this disease, but the current diagnostic tests are not as quick or as sensitive as they need to be.
Not only does Professor Robert Dunn practise as a celebrated spinal surgeon, he heads up the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
Patients with recurrent infections are often referred for further investigation of their immune function, to establish if there is an underlying immune deficiency.
The 2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings’ table for clinical, pre-clinical and health subjects
What Are Uterine Fibroids?
We Ask Dr Gary Sudwarts, Consultant Radiologist…
Nuwe Behandeling Vir Fibroïede
Sowat 20% van vroue het baarmoeder-fibroïede – nie-kwaadaardige groeisels in die baarmoeder se spierwand.
Group Provides Support To Teenagers Undergoing Cancer Treatment
Friday, 20 December 2013 When 17-year-old Angus Kerr of Cape Town underwent treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia...
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 The Digestive Diseases Centre, the only private facility of its kind in Cape Town, has opened at UCT Private Academic Hospital in Cape Town.
Many Asthma Sufferers Unable To Control The Disease With Medications Alone
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 Approximately 10% of adults who suffer from asthma, and who are adherent, are not able to control the disease properly through the use of medication.
SHE WAS SHOCKED when her gynaecologist told her she had to have a hysterectomy. Sandra*, 48, a proofreader from Cape Town, had been suffering from heavy, painful periods for many months and was diagnosed with a uterine fibroid
Optimal Results Achieved Through Minimally Invasive Uterine Fibroid Embolisation Procedure.
Although it is not widely known, a very effective, minimally invasive means of treating uterine fibroids is available in South Africa.
Technology brings a “new dimension” to the treatment of liver cancer.
Cape Town, Tuesday 8 March 2011 The introduction of a new state of the art cancer treatment technology to South Africa will make more liver and lung tumours treatable, bringing hope to those suffering from these types of cancers.