Dr Willem Rabie
Senior Lecturer/Senior Family Practioner
Family Medicine
Family Medicine
G 19
051 4013310

Short CV

Clinical Head of Pelonomi Casualty Department and consultant in charge of male in patient ward National Hospital.


M.Fam.Med, M.B.Ch.B, ATLS. ATLS instructor

Research interests:

Clinical trials e.g. antibiotic trials, HIV trials

Publications (Short List)

  • Snyman JR, Schoeman HS, Grobusch MP, Henning M, Rabie W, Hira M, Parshotam K, Mithal Y, Singh S, Ramdas Z. Generic versus non-generic formulation of extended-release Clarithromucin in patients with Community-Acquired Respiratory Tract Infections. Clin Drug Invest 2009; 29(4): 265-274
  • "Bite wounds: the early treatment." CME August 2000: vol.18 No. 8: 654-659
  • Co-author "Comparative Study of Levfloxacin and Amoxicillin/Clavulanic acid in adults with community acquired pneumonia. Manuscript for submission to Clinical Microbiology and Infection
  • Co-author: "Efficacy of short course therapy with the ketolide telithromycin (HMR 3647) compared with 10 days Penicillin V in the treatment of pharyngitis/tonsillitis": Submitted to the Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases.
  • 11 th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infective Diseases: Istanbul, Turkey: 1-4 April 2001: Co-author Clinical efficacy and safety of Daptomycin: New Phase III Data – Complicated skin and soft tissue infections. JP Ducroix, France.
  • Poster presentation ICAAC Congress; Toronto, Canada: September 2000; Co-author; Efficacy of 5 days telithromycin (HMR 3447) vs. 10 days Penicillin V in the treatment of pharyngitis in adults.
  • Co-author: 39th Annual Infectious Disease Society of America conference presentation, San Fransisco, California: 25-28 October 2001: "Faster resolution of clinical signs in complicated skin and soft tissue infection by daptomycin vs. standard therapy in a randomized, blinded, comparative study".

Area(s) of Interest

  • Emergency care
  • Bite wounds
  • Rabies
  • Radiology for primary health care physicians
  • Research


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