Southern African Journal of Gynaecological Oncology

ISSN: 2074-2835 (Print)
            2220-105X (Online)
Publication frequency: 2 issues per year

Accredited with the DHET (SAPSE)

Official publication of the South African Society of Gynaecologic Oncology

Co-published with Medpharm PublicationsCo-published with Taylor & FrancisThis is a fully Open Access journal that only publishes articles Open Access.

 

Aims & Scope

The Southern African Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (SAJGO) is the official journal of the South African Society of Gynaecologic Oncology (SASGO), which is affiliated to the South African Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (SASOG) and to the International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS).

The Journal is based in South Africa but is also a regional journal for Southern Africa and the African continent. The Journal seeks to act as a forum for the discussion of issues of local importance and of specific importance to the developing world.

The Journal aims to be the prime journal on women's cancer for local health care workers and gynaecologists, focusing on all aspects of cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment. The SAJGO is also a specialist journal catering for sub-specialist gynaecologic oncologists, for other specialists with a specific interest in breast and gynaecologic cancer, including medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, geneticists, specialised nurses and research scientists.

The Journal includes all aspects of female cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment and aims to serve a broad readership. As such it should be of interest to the clinical, scientific and academic community, policy makers, government and non-government stakeholders and industry.The Journal supports the vision of SASGO, namely to promote excellence in gynaecologic cancer care and will also aim to promote excellence in breast cancer care. The Journal also supports the mission of the society and will assist SASGO with all aspects of communication, training, advocacy and by supporting and stimulating local research.

Latest Issue

Volume 10, Issue 2, 2018

Article

A content analysis of online news media reporting on the human papillomavirus vaccination programme in South Africa
Author(s): Sharon Attipoe-DorcooHealth Science Center, School of Public Health, University of Texas, USA, Vedantha SinghCancer Research Initiative, University of Cape Town, South Africa, Jennifer MoodleyCancer Research Initiative, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Pages: 19–24
A retrospective analysis of the effect of planning tumour volume on survival in cervical carcinoma
Author(s): Ilze FourieDivision of Radiation Oncology, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg Academic Hospital, South Africa, Hannah M SimondsDivision of Radiation Oncology, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg Academic Hospital, South Africa
Pages: 25–29

Case Report

Ovarian germ cell tumour and bleomycin-induced lung injury
Author(s): P BarnardtDepartment of Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology (MICO), South Africa, S Griffith-RichardsDepartment of Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology (MICO), South Africa
Pages: 30–33
Synchronous oligometastases in cervical cancer: a case report
Author(s): BT GuzhaDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, N NgxolaDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, T AdamsDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, L RogersDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, N MbataniDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, H-T WuSouth African Medical Research Council (SAMRC)/University of Cape Town (UCT) Gynaecological Cancer Research Centre, Cape Town, South Africa,, N FakieSouth African Medical Research Council (SAMRC)/University of Cape Town (UCT) Gynaecological Cancer Research Centre, Cape Town, South Africa,, V MuzendaDepartment of Radiology, South Africa, LA DennyDivision of Gynaecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa
Pages: 34–37

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