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PNG Medical Journal 2010

Listed below are the issues of the PNG Medical journal published in 2010. Each hyperlink will download a PDF file containing the relevant article.

Papua New Guinea Medical Journal
ISSN 0031-1480
March-June 2010, Volume 53, Number 1-2

EDITORS: PETER M. SIBA, NAKAPI TEFUARANI, FRANCIS HOMBHANJE

Editorial Committee

B. Amoa   V. Golpak
G. Hiawalyer   J. Millan
G. Mola   A. Saweri
J. Vince

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 Moore Printing 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 53, Number 1-2, March-June 2010

CONTENTS

EDITORIAL  
The role of biomedical research in the fight against pneumonia in Papua New Guinea A. Greenhill, W. Pomat, T. Duke, W. Lagani, D. Mokela and D. Lehmann 1
ORIGINAL ARTICLES  
Mapping the prevalence of malaria in rural Papua New Guinea using a geographic information system E. Namosha, I. Mueller, W. Kastens, R. Kiele, L. Kasehagen and P.M. Siba 5
Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from four centres in Papua New Guinea remain susceptible to amoxycillin-clavulanate therapy P.J. Toliman, T. Lupiwa, G.J. Law, J.C. Reeder and P.M. Siba 15
The management of paediatric patients in a general Emergency Department in Papua New Guinea J. Tsiperau, J.D. Vince and N. Tefuarani 21
Study of depression and anxiety in prenatal and postnatal women at Port Moresby General Hospital M. Kakirau-Hagali 30
The ‘Reach Every Village’ strategy for community-based health improvement interventions in the Momase Region of Papua New Guinea D. Apeng, D. Drorit, P. Mabong, L. Theo, C. Fitzwarryne and A. Bunat 37
A review of cancer in Papua New Guinea P.R. Crouch-Chivers 48
OBITUARIES  
Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, 1923-2008: an appreciation of his life and his love for Papua New Guinea M.P. Alpers 54
Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, my father S. Anua 65
How I knew Dr Carleton Gajdusek, and remembering life with Carleton L. Buwana 67
Carleton: the champion hero L. Ikabala 69
MEDLARS BIBLIOGRAPHY 70


Papua New Guinea Medical Journal
ISSN 0031-1480
September-December 2010, Volume 53, Number 3-4

EDITORS: PETER M. SIBA, NAKAPI TEFUARANI, FRANCIS HOMBHANJE
GUEST EDITORS: DEBORAH LEHMANN AND WILLIAM POMAT

Editorial Committee

B. Amoa   V. Golpak
G. Hiawalyer   J. Millan
G. Mola   A. Saweri
J. Vince

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 Moore Printing 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 53, Number 3-4, September-December 2010

CONTENTS

FOCUS ISSUE ON PNEUMONIA RESEARCH

EDITORIAL  
Pneumonia in Papua New Guinea: lessons learnt for the way forward W.S. Pomat, A.R. Greenhill and D. Lehmann 89
Some general factors to be considered when implementing a program to control pneumonia M.P. Alpers 94
ORIGINAL ARTICLES  
Pneumonia in Papua New Guinea, from the past to the future R.M. Douglas 99
Pneumonia research in Papua New Guinea: 1967-1986 I.D. Riley 106
Pneumonia in Goilala I.H. Kevau and A. Saweri 119
Collaborative studies in mucosal immunology in Goroka R. Clancy 122
Oxygen supplies for hospitals in Papua New Guinea: a comparison of the feasibility and cost-effectiveness of methods for different settings T. Duke, D. Peel, F. Wandi, R. Subhi, M. Sa’avu and S. Matai 126
Improving the aetiological diagnosis of bacterial pneumonia and meningitis in Papua New Guinea L-A.S. Kirkham, H.C. Smith-Vaughan and A.R. Greenhill 139
Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae and childhood pneumonia A.W. Cripps 147
The bacteriology of lower respiratory infections in Papua New Guinean and Australian Indigenous children K.M. Hare, H.C. Smith-Vaughan and A.J. Leach 151
Streptococcus pneumoniae serogroups and colony morphology: a look back. E.M. Dunne, J. Montgomery, T. Lupiwa, A. Michael and D. Lehmann 166
Human immunodeficiency virus and respiratory disorders: clinical and diagnostic considerations W.J. McBride and A.R. Greenhill 169
Melioidosis – an uncommon but also under-recognized cause of pneumonia in Papua New Guinea J.M. Warner, D.B. Pelowa and B.J. Currie 176
Influenza in the Pacific A. Kelso and P.C. Reading 180
A neonatal pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trial in Papua New Guinea: study population, methods and operational challenges S. Phuanukoonnon, J.C. Reeder, W.S. Pomat, A.H.J. van den Biggelaar, P.G. Holt, G. Saleu, C. Opa, A. Michael, C. Aho, M. Yoannes, J. Francis, T. Orami, P. Namuigi, P.M. Siba, P.C. Richmond and D. Lehmann for the Neonatal Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Trial Study Team 191
MEDICAL RESEARCH PROJECTS IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA 207
MEDLARS BIBLIOGRAPHY 210
AUTHOR INDEX 2006-2009 (Vol. 49-52) 231
SUBJECT AND PLACE-NAME INDEX 2006-2009 (Vol. 49-52) 233

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