Researcher biography

Gladness is a Staff Specialist at the RBWH. Her PhD investigates aspects of the neuroendocrine stress response in critical illness particularly focusing on patients with severe sepsis or multi-trauma.

Conference poster/abstract:

1. Gestational Trophoblastic disease: A review of the Anesthetic Management of 181 Clinical cases of molar pregnancy. S Russel, G Nethathe, F Paruk. Paper No 541 in BJA, March 2012, Vol 108. Supplement 2, page 198  (15th WFSA World Congress Of Anaesthesiologists)

Journal Articles:

2. GD Nethathe, S L Russell. Traditional medicine use and the Anaesthetist. Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia. 2014;20(6):221-225

3. T Rosic, D Ross, GD Nethathe Mesenteric Plasmacytoma- an unusual cause of an abdominal mass. South African Journal of Surgery 2014;52(2):61-62

4. T Rosic, V Khumalo, G Nethathe. A loose body tumour presenting as a pelvic mass in a 73 year old male. South African Journal of Surgery. 2016;54 (2): 53-54

5. EC Buga, GD Nethathe, LR Mathivha. Obstetric critical care services in South Africa. South African Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 2015;21(1):4-5.

6. GD Nethathe. Cost Awareness on the part of Health Professionals. South African Medical Journal. 2015;105(8): 618.

7.  GD Nethathe, M Mbeki. Heparin flush vs saline flush for use in the maintenance of adult central venous and intra-arterial catheters: potential harm, too little gain? Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia. 2016;22(2):70-71

8. GD Nethathe,T Matamba T, Malumalu J, Dladla N, Bayibayi T, Kamndaya M, Russell SL. Traditional Medicine use in surgical patients in a South African tertiary hospital. Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia. 2016;22(3):89-92

9. G D Nethathe, N Patel. Survival after Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia requiring ventilation: A case report. Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine. 2016;17(1)

10. N Patel, I. Khofi-Phiri2, L. R. Mathivha, A. Grieve, J. Loveland, G. D. Nethathe. Trauma related admissions to the PICU at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Johannesburg. Pediatr Surg Int. DOI 10.1007/s00383-017-4125-0