Welcome to the South African Society of Travel Medicine (SASTM) website.

The SASTM’s Mission is to guide the profession in all aspects relating to the practice of travel medicine, liaise with the travel industry, consult with relevant authorities, advise the public and collaborate nationally and internationally on all aspects relating to Travel Medicine. Click here to learn more.


Travel Medicine Anthology

Page 1                   Introduction

Page 5                   Don’t let the runs ruin the travel reign

Page 9                   Dislodging the travel clot

Page 13                Jettisoning the lag of jet lag

Page 17                The deadliest tiny beast in Africa!

Page 23                 Travelling soon? A good time for “Shot”update

Page 27                 Deadly travelling companions

Page 33                  The air we breathe in an aircraft: How safe is it?

Page 37                  Germs on aircrafts: Where do they lurk?

Page 41                  The shifting travel coats of influenza

Page 47                  Travel away from Hepatitis A

Page 53                  The unholy alliance: Influenza and Pneumonia


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