Close Menu

M Thame

The Doctor of Medicine (Paediatrics) Programme at The University of the West Indies, Mona at 45 years, 1972─2017

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2018.176
Pages: 
382–86
Synopsis: 
The DM Paediatrics programme began in 1972 and has fulfilled its mandate to train paediatricians for the Caribbean. These 159 paediatricians are located in the Caribbean and worldwide and deliver appropriate health-care to the region’s children.

ABSTRACT 

Accepted: 
03 Aug, 2018
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 19 Dec, 2018

The Doctor of Medicine (Paediatrics) Programme at The University of the West Indies, Mona at 45 years, 1972─2017

DOI: 
Pages: 
Synopsis: 
The DM Paediatrics programme began in 1972 and has fulfilled its mandate to train paediatricians for the Caribbean. These 159 paediatricians are located in the Caribbean and worldwide and deliver appropriate health-care to the region’s children.
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 04 Dec, 2018

Disclaimer

Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

Young Researchers

Issue: 
Pages: 
17–8
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 19 Jul, 2016

The Incidence of Cardiac Lesions among Children with Down’s Syndrome in Jamaica - A Prospective Study

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2013.216
Pages: 
693–7
Synopsis: 
The incidence of Down's syndrome in Jamaica is similar to the reported international experience. The distribution of cardiac malformations is similar to other countries, except for the higher incidence of congenital heart disease and a higher incidence of combined lesions.

ABSTRACT

Objectives: This study aimed to define the incidence of Down’s syndrome and to describe the epidemiology of cardiac lesions in Jamaican children with Down’s syndrome.

Study Design: A prospective study was conducted on 53 infants during the period January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2007, at the Bustamante Hospital for Children, Kingston, Jamaica. A medical history, physical examination and echo Doppler was performed on each child.

Accepted: 
11 Dec, 2013
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 26 Aug, 2014

The Jamaican Fetus – Overview of Various Studies

Issue: 
Pages: 
323–30
Synopsis: 
This is a longitudinal study of maternal nutrition and its effect on birth outcome and postnatal growth and blood pressure. This article is a conglomerate of papers which were produced from this work.

ABSTRACT

Objective: To describe a series of studies conducted which investigated maternal nutrition and its effect on birth outcome.

PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 21 Aug, 2013

Family Health

Issue: 
Pages: 
54–7
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 01 Jul, 2015

A Historic Conference

Issue: 
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 16 May, 2013

Pre-published Manuscript

This manuscript has been assigned to a volume and issue but has not yet been published. It is either being edited, typeset or is in the proof stage of publication.
In the pre-published stage, this manuscript may contain statements, opinions, and information that have errors in facts, figures, or interpretation. Any final changes in this manuscript will be made at the time of publication and will be reflected in the final electronic version of the issue. The editors and authors and their respective employees are not responsible or liable for the use of any such inaccurate or misleading data, opinion or information contained in the articles in this section.

Growth Curves for Normal Jamaican Neonates

Issue: 
Pages: 
368–74
Synopsis: 
This study provides ethnic- and gender-specific growth curves for the Jamaican newborn and is based on the most extensive data-set currently available in Jamaica for babies of West African descent.

ABSTRACT

PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 17 Jun, 2013

Predictors of Poor Outcome in Neonates with Bacterial Sepsis Admitted to the University Hospital of the West Indies

Issue: 
Pages: 
80–4
Synopsis: 
Prematurity, very low birthweight and female gender are predictors of poor outcome in neonates with bacterial sepsis. Strategies aimed at decreasing morbidity and mortality in neonates with sepsis must include measures that will decrease the incidence of prematurity and low birthweight.

ABSTRACT

PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 10 Jun, 2013

Pattern of Pregnancy Weight Gain in Homozygous Sickle Cell Disease and effect on Birth Size

Issue: 
Pages: 
36–40
Synopsis: 
Maternal weight gain between 25–30 weeks gestation correlates positively with birthweight among AA mothers but appears delayed beyond 30 weeks in SS mothers.

ABSTRACT

Objective: To assess pregnancy weight gain and newborn anthropometry in mothers with homozygous sickle cell (SS) disease and normal controls.

PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
e-Published: 17 Oct, 2013

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - M Thame
Top of Page