Vol 33, No 1 (2017)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF


Sugar, Pressure and Pregnancy PDF
W L Michell 2


Glycaemic control in a cardiothoracic surgical population: Exploring the protocol-practice gap PDF HTML
D Maharaj, H Perrie, J Scribante, F Paruk 4-7
Analysis of damping characteristics of arterial catheter blood pressure monitoring in a large intensive care unit PDF
W H Rook, J D Turner, T H Clutton-Brock 8-11
Obstetric patients admitted to the intensive care unit of Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa PDF HTML
M Motiang 12-14
Correlation between different methods of intra-abdominal pressure monitoring in varying intra-abdominal hypertension models PDF
R D Wise, R N Rodseth, L Correa-Martin, F M Sanchez Margallo, P Becker, G Castellanos, M L N Malbrain 15-18
Lived experiences of Rwandan ICU nurses caring for patients with a do-not-resuscitate order HTML PDF
E Nankundwa, P Brysiewicz 19-22
Contamination of nebulisers and surrounding air at the bedside of mechanically ventilated patients PDF HTML
L Van Heerden, H Van Aswegen, S Van Vuuren, R Roos, A Duse 23-27

Case reports

The treatment of autonomic dysfunction in tetanus PDF HTML
T van den Heever, M G L Spruyt 28-31

Letter to editor

The need for setting standards in critical care transfers PDF
M Venter, D Stanton, N J Conradie, L Jordaan, C Venter, M Venter, W Stassen 32