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Saturday, 4 July 2020
Ondansetron teratogenicity

In May 2020 various pharmaceutical companies released a medicines safety information letter about the use of ondansetron in pregnancy.

Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 18:45
Post-operative antibiotic prophylaxis

De Jonge and colleagues recently published their systematic review and meta-analysis of the benefit of continuing antibiotic prophylaxis after surgery for the prevention of surgical site infection, in The Lancet.

Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 19:00
Good news! We have newly updated HIV Guideline posters for you

We are excited to tell you that we have great new posters (based on the national and Western Cape 2019 guidelines) available for download – free – from our website.

Publication Date:
Sat, 02 May 2020 - 10:15

We've made a list of useful and reliable links to information on COVID-19.

Publication Date:
Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 08:00