Vol. 31 No. 2 March 2002
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| Editorial | Original Articles | Review Article | Case Reports | Commentary

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Surgical Management and Outcome of Carotid Body Tumours
by Y C Por, D T H Lim, M K Teoh, K C Soo

Evaluation on the Use of a Portable Unit Versus the Laboratory for the Monitoring of International Normalized Ratio (INR) in Orally Anticoagulated Patients
by C Wong, M Lim, T Chiang, L H Lee

Cosmesis in Neurosurgery: Is the Bald Head Necessary to Avoid Postoperative Infection?
by K Kumar, J Thomas, C Chan

Emergency Laparoscopic Surgery The Changi General Hospital Experience
by K B L Lee, S K Wong

Thyroid Surgery The Tan Tock Seng Hospital Otolaryngology Experience
by J C Y Lee, J K Siow

Penile Colour Duplex Ultrasonography as a Screening Tool for Venogenic Erectile Dysfunction
by H S Teh, M B K Lin, I Y Y Tsou, T K Khoo, P H C Lim, F C Ng, C M Chin, S O H Peh, S H Ho, K K Ng, Y K Fong

Bullous Pemphigoid Seen at the National Skin Centre: A 2-year Retrospective Review
by S N Wong, S H Chua

Four-month Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Smear-negative Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Results at 30 to 60 Months
by S K Teo, K K Tan, T K Khoo

Influenza in Singapore: Assessing the Burden of Illness in the Community
by T P Ng, K H Pwee, M Niti, L G Goh

Comparing Fasting Plasma Glucose against Two-hour Post-load Glucose Concentrations for the Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Intolerance in Singaporean Hospital Patients
by Y T Chen, J J Mukherjee, C H Lee, V S C Au, S Tavintharan

Technetium-99m Methoxyisobutylisonitrile Imaging in the Follow-up of Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma
by J Sriprapaporn, C Toopmongkol, B Satayaban, N Chantamoon

Two-year Outcome of Normal-birth-weight Infants Admitted to a Singapore Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
by W B Lian, C L Yeo, L Y Ho

Paediatric Extracranial Germ Cell Tumours: A Retrospective Review
by L P N Lim, A M Tan, M Y Chan, V Rajalingam, J Lou, C L Tan

The Role of BTA stat in Clinical Practice
by P Quek, C M Chin, P H C Lim

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Current Status in the Surgical Management of Adult Polycystic Liver Disease
by Y M Tan, L L P J Ooi, P O P Mack

PDF format articles Case Reports
Anaesthetic Considerations for Lung Volume Reduction Surgery A Case Report
by M Y H Chow, L H Tan, T Agasthian

Adrenal Myelolipoma Presenting with Spontaneous Retroperitoneal Haemorrhage Demonstrated on Computed Tomography and Angiogram A Case Report
by S M Chng, M B K Lin, F C Ng, H C Chng, T K Khoo

Allopurinol Hypersensitivity Syndrome and Acute Myocardial Infarction Two Case Reports
by Y C Chan, Y K Tay, S K Ng

Visual Rehabilitation with New-Age Rigid Gas-Permeable Scleral Contact Lenses A Case Series
by A L G Looi, L Lim, D T H Tan

Unusual Endolaryngeal Extension of a Large Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
by H M Quah, D T H Lim

Case Report on Recombinant Coagulation Factor VIIa in the Treatment of Three Haemophilia A Patients with Inhibitors in Singapore
by H J Ng, L H Lee

PDF format articles Commentary
Statins and Bone Morphogenetic Proteins: New Pathways in Bone Formation
by C J Edwards