Vol 33 No. 1, January 2004

Guest Editor:

| Editorial | Free Papers | Theme Papers | Special Lectures | Letter to the Editor |

PDF format articles Editorial
Issues and Challenges for Myopia Research
TY Wong, SM Saw

PDF format articles Theme Papers
Is it Possible to Slow the Progression of Myopia?
SM Saw, TY Wong

Ocular Shape and Myopia
RA Stone, DI Flitcroft

Using Natural STOP Growth Signals to Prevent Excessive Axial Elongation and the Development of Myopia
I Morgan, P Megaw

Evidence for an "Epidemic" of Myopia
DJJ Park, NG Congdon

Prevalence of Myopia in Taiwanese Schoolchildren: 1983 to 2000
LLK Lin, YF Shih, CK Hsiao, CJ Chen

The Epidemiology of Myopia in Hong Kong
MH Edwards, CSY Lam

Myopia Progression Among Preschool Chinese Children in Hong Kong
DSP Fan, EYY Cheung, RYK Lai, AKH Kwok, DSC Lam

The Correction of Myopia Evaluation Trial: Lessons from the Study Design
L Hyman, J Gwiazda

PDF format articles Free Papers
Polypharmacy and Inappropriate Medication Use in Singapore Nursing Homes
K Mamun, CTC Lien, CYE Goh-Tan, WST Ang

Viral Warts in Children Seen at a Tertiary Referral Centre
TSC Theng, BK Goh, WS Chong, YC Chan, YC Giam

Trends in Cancer Incidence Among Singapore Malays: A Low-risk Population
H Wang, A Seow, HP Lee

Outcome of Moderate and Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Amongst the Elderly in Singapore
BK Gan, JHG Lim, IHB Ng

Comparison of Completely versus Incompletely Excised Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinomas
P Ang, AWH Tan, CL Goh

Familial Risk of Allergic Rhinitis and Atopic Dermatitis among Chinese Families in Singapore
JT Lee, ZCM Lam, WT Lee, LCT Kuo, V Jayant, G Singh, J Lee

Laser Doppler Perfusion Imaging (LDPI) and Transepidermal Water Loss (TEWL) Values in Psoriatic Lesions Treated with Narrow Band UVB Phototherapy. Dermal Vascularity may be Useful Indicator of Psoriatic Activity
CL Goh, L Khoo

Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy and Intracorporeal Lithotripsy for Proximal Ureteric Calculi - A Comparative Assessment of Efficacy and Safety
YK Fong, SH Ho, OH Peh, FC Ng, PHC Lim, PLC Quek, KK Ng

Severe Adult Chickenpox Infection Requiring Intensive Care

Delusional Parasitosis: Case Series of 8 Patients and Review of the Literature
DCW Aw, JY Thong, HL Chan

Transmission of Tuberculosis from Patient to Healthcare Workers in the Anaesthesia Context
DTW Teo, TW Lim

Two Case Reports of Metastases from Colon Carcinoma to the Thyroid
D Poon, HC Toh, CS Sim

Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2 with Focal Epilepsy - An Unusual Association
NCK Tan, Y Zhou, ASC Tan, SS Chong, WL Lee

Extensive Calcinosis Cutis in Relapsed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia
AWH Tan, HJ Ng, P Ang, YT Goh

Lymphomatoid Papulosis Associated with Recurrent Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
AWH Tan, YC Giam

PDF format articles Special Lectures
Citation on President SR Nathan for Admission to Honorary Fellowship at the 2003 Annual Induction Ceremony of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Speech by Dr Tan Chorh Chuan at the 2003 Annual Induction Ceremony of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
CC Tan

Address by the Master, Academy of Medicine, Singapore at the 2003 Annual Induction Ceremony
K Satku

Response by the Representative of Inductees, Academy of Medicine, Singapore at the 2003 Annual Induction Ceremony - A New Era of Clinician Scientists
I Lim

Speech by Dr Tan Ser Kiat at the 2003 Annual Induction Ceremony of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
SK Tan

13th Seah Cheng Siang Memorial Lecture - The Rocky Road from Dolly to Human Embryonic Stem Cells: Has it Been a Worthwhile and Justifiable Scientific Pursuit?
A Colman

PDF format articles Letter to the Editor
A Fatal Turkish Case of Campomelic Dysplasia
H Çaksen, S Kurtoglu, A Öztürk