Articles by Author: Edwin W Turton

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  1. Comparison of lung ultrasound with transpulmonary thermodilution in assessing extra-vascular lung water

    Comparison of lung ultrasound with transpulmonary thermodilution in assessing extra-vascular lung water

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Increased extra-vascular lung water (EVLW) is common in critical care and correlates with the severity of acute lung injury, length of intensive care unit stay and mortality. Lung ultrasound (LUS) can assess EVLW by determining the amount of ‘B-lines’:...
  2. The effect of sevoflurane induction on the myocardial performance index in healthy individuals

    The effect of sevoflurane induction on the myocardial performance index in healthy individuals

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: The myocardial performance (Tei) index is a simple, reproducible and easily performed measure of cardiac performance. Its ease of use and proven clinical application make this an attractive measure perioperatively. For appropriate use of this index under sevoflurane anaesthesia,...
  3. Bargaining and agreement in Gauthier's moral contractarianism

    Bargaining and agreement in Gauthier's moral contractarianism

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Bargaining and distribution of benefits accruing from social cooperation are central topics in contractarian accounts of morality or distributive justice in general and David Gauthier's Morals by Agreement (MbA) in particular. In this paper, I raise some problems for MbA...
  4. Perceived Child Rearing Practices as Predictors of University Students' Satisfaction with their Sexual Relationships

    Perceived Child Rearing Practices as Predictors of University Students' Satisfaction with their Sexual Relationships

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to determine the effects that perceived child-rearing practices have on the sexually intimate relationship satisfaction of a sample of 130 male (n=62) and female (n=68) fourth year South African university students. Participants completed the...
  5. TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    With its emphasis on task shifting and multi-trained and skilled outreach teams the primary healthcare (PHC) re-engineering strategy in South Africa depends on the training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers (CHWs) to provide a variety of TB/HIV services...
  6. Water policy in southern Africa: A brief synopsis of some of the macro driving forces

    Water policy in southern Africa: A brief synopsis of some of the macro driving forces

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    The water sector reforms that are underway in many parts of southern Africa are a manifestation of a global phenomenon. This is rooted in the human response to the undesirable consequences of development, and seeks to introduce the notion of...
  7. Jerusalema

    Jerusalema

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    (2008). Directed by Ralph Ziman. Producer: Tendeka Matatu (Muti Films). Cinematographer: Nic Hofmeyer. Original Music: Alan Ari Lazar. Cast: Rapulana Seiphemo, Ronnie Nyakale, Jeffrey Zekele, Kenneth Nkosi, Shelley Meskin, Robert Hobbs, Eugene Khumbanyiwa, Jafta Mamabolo, Motlatsi Mahloko. Approx 120 min...
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    <inline-graphic xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" id="ILG0001" xlink:href="ojaa_a_10872842_ilg0001.gif"/> The Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia Society of South Africa (CASSA) consensus paper for accreditation of anaesthetists in South Africa in perioperative echocardiography

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    There is a need to develop an accreditation process for South African physicians who practise perioperative echocardiography. International level accreditation will bring legitimacy to the process of training practitioners in perioperative echocardiography and ensure standards of practice. Accreditation will be...