UP team reports on rare condition in a young athlete

Researchers from UP’s Section Sports Medicine described the case of a 22-year-old rugby player who presented with a rare lesion after a match, in an article published in the SA Journal of Sports Medicine earlier this year.

South Africa's competitiveness as a tourist destination examined

In a recent study by Prof Berendien Lubbe and her team at UP, researchers set out to determine South Africa's competitiveness as a tourism destination by finding out how the country is performing against its competitors.

Man's best friend to benefit from new surgical technique

Dr Japie Venter is a master of his craft. Not only has he developed a new technique for preventative hip dysplasia surgery in dogs, but he is also embarking on other small-animal surgeries that have rarely been done before.