The Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia (SAJAA) is the official journal of the South African Society of Anaesthesiologists (SASA). The SAJAA is distributed to the most influential role players and decision makers in this therapeutic field. Anaesthesiologists rely on the SAJAA to provide them with review articles, case studies and original research, written by key opinion leaders, on a wide range of topics that affect their daily clinical practice. The SAJAA is utilised by SASA to publish and update national guidelines, and is the official publication of the annual SASA congress.

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Novartis Donates One Million Rands Worth of Medicines Towards Cholera Outbreak in Zimbabwe

Novartis has made a donation of medicines to the value of One Million Rands as a contribution towards the recent Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe’s capital city of Harare which has so far claimed the lives of 49 people in the capital city, five more in Buhera more recently and left 10 000 infected.

Understanding eating and weight disorders

Raising awareness for eating disorders in South Africa is important to help struggling individuals, and to debunk eating disorder myths.

A Brief Look at Syringe Pumps – History and Applications

Syringe Pumps have been in use for more than 50 years by scientists and researchers to save lives and to conduct high-impact research. These pumps are used to control the flow of fluid with a high level of precision.

Blood cancer: adults and children at risk 

Blood cancer impacts millions of people worldwide, but the symptoms can be vague and hard to spot. This Childhood Cancer Awareness month, marked in South Africa in September and coinciding with international Blood Cancer Awareness Month, make an effort to understand blood cancers and their symptoms.

The Time to Change Children’s Dietary Habits Is Now, Say Experts at the Second Yoghurt Summit

The Time to Change Children’s Dietary Habits Is Now, Say Experts at the Second Yoghurt Summit On 4 September 2018, the Second Yoghurt Summit was held as a satellite symposium before the start of the Nutrition Congress 2018 in Muldersdrift. The theme of the summit,...