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Recent publications


Kunorozva L, van Tonder R, Starling L, Brown JC, Viviers PL, Derman, EW. A five‑year clinical audit of concussive injuries in South African collegiate male rugby players—a South African experience. Sport Sciences for Health 2021;Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s11332-021-00768-1

​​​​van Tonder R, Kunorozva L, Viviers PL, Derman EW, Brown JC. Presenting features of female collegiate sports-related concussion in South Africa: a descriptive analysis.​ South African Journal of Sports Medicine 2021;33:1-7. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2021/v33i1a10416

Pillay L, Patricios J, Janse van Rensburg DC, Saggers R, Ramagole D, Viviers PThompson C, Hendricks S. Recommendations for athletes and COVID-19 vaccinations: A South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) position statement – Part 3.  SAJSM 2021;33(1):1-3. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2021/v33i1a12557


Ramagole D, Janse van Rensburg DC, Pillay L, Viviers P, Zon​di P and Patricios J. Implications of COVID-19 for resumption of sport in South Africa: A South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) position statement - part 2​S Afr J Sports Med. ​2020:32(1):1-5. ​​

Kirby JH​ and Duffett RG. COVID-19 pandemic...what about the obesity and inactivity "pandemics"? South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2020:33(2):27-30. 

Ramagole D, Janse van Rensburg DC, Pillay L, Viviers P, Zon​di P and Patricios J. Implications of COVID-19 for resumption of sport in South Africa: A South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) position statement. S Afr J Sports Med. ​2020:32(1):1-6. ​

Bosch SViviers P, Derman W and de Villiers R. A "scattered" SCAT in a football goalkeeper: a case report. S Afr J Sports Med.​ 2020:32:1-3.



​Brown JC, Starling LT, Stokes K, Viviers P, Jordaan E, Surmon S and Derman EW. High Concussion Rate in Student Community Rugby Union Players During the 2018 Season: Implications for Future Research Directions​Front. Hum. Neurosci., ​2019; 13:423. ​doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2019.00423.

Viviers P et al. A Pheochromocytoma in an Elite Collegiate Athlete: 583 May 29, 2019. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 51(Supplement):151.


Moyaert MViljoen JTViviers PL, Derman W, De Villiers R. Sacroiliac tuberculosis masquerading as mechanical lower back pain in a collegiate basketball athlete: a case presentation.​ S Afr J Sports Med, 2018; 30:1-3. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2018/v30i1a4372.

Shafik A, Schwabe K, De Villiers R, Viljoen JT, Derman W. Stress fracture of the thoracic spine in a male rugby player: a case report. S Afr J Sports Med, 2018; 30:1-2. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2018/v30i1a4592.

Viviers PLViljoen JT and Derman W. A Review of a Decade of Rugby Union Injury Epidemiology: 2007-2017.​ Sports Health, 2018; 10(3): 223-227. doi: 10.1177/1941738118757178​.


Fischer JD, Smith GH, Rodrigues RS, Afzal MR, van den Heever DJ, Viviers PLViljoen JTConcussion management application for amateur sports. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2017 Jul; 2017:2594-2597. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2017.8037388.

Viviers PLKirby JKViljoen JT and Derman W. The Diagnostic Utility of Computer-Assisted Auscultation for the Early Detection of Cardiac Murmurs of Structural Origin in the Periodic Health EvaluationSports Health, 2017. 9(4): 341-345. doi: 10.1177/1941738117695221.

Duinslaeger EKirby JHViljoen JTViviers PLThe forgotten coracoid: A case report of a coracoid fracture in a male cyclist. South African Journal of Sports Medicine, 2017; 29:1-2. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2017/v29i0a1636.

Adams R, Van Der Heever, MM, Damons, A. Perceptions of clients on awareness and the geographical location of a South African university sexual health clinic. Afr J Prm Health Care Fam Med, 2017. 9(1), a1350. doi: 10.4102/phcfm.v9i1.1350.​


Bates HLKirby JHThe perceived benefits of the Maties Injury Programme among students. South African Journal of Sports Medicine, 2016; 28(2):36-8. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2016/v28i2a170.

Bultheel MKirby JHViljoen JTViviers PLAn atypical presentation of myositis ossificansSouth African Journal of Sports Medicine, 2016; 28(1):33-4. doi: 10.17159/2078-516X/2016/v28i1a465.​

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