Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp,
but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Reproduced with permission from:
Isaac Seow


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Singapore and the Tobacco Pandemic
Tow Keang Lim

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Risk Factor Profile and Treatment Patterns of Patients with Atherothrombosis in Singapore: Insight from the REACH Registry
Tiong Cheng Yeo, Yiong Huak Chan, Lip Ping Low, N Venketasubramanian, Su Chi Lim, Jam Chin Tay, Ru San Tan, Peter Eng, Jayaram Lingamanaicker; On behalf of all REACH Investigators

Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor versus Angiotensin 2 Receptor Antagonist Therapy and the Influence of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Gene Polymorphism in IgA Nephritis
Keng-Thye Woo, Yeow-Kok Lau, Choong-Meng Chan, Kok-Seng Wong

Induction Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy Using Paclitaxel and Carboplatin Combination Followed by Surgery in Locoregionally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer – Asian Experience
Swee-Peng Yap, Wan-Teck Lim, Kian-Fong Foo, Siew-Wan Hee, Swan-Swan Leong, Kam-Weng Fong, Philip Eng, Anne AL Hsu, Joseph TS Wee, Thirugnanam Agasthian, Heng-Nung Koong, Eng-Huat Tan

Auricular Anthropometry of Newborns at the Singapore General Hospital
Wee Bin Lian, Maureen S Cheng, Ing Hua Tiong, Cheo Lian Yeo

Outcome of Severe Head Injured Patients Admitted to Intensive Care During Weekday Shifts Compared to Nights and Weekends
Kah Keow Lee, Ivan Ng, Beng Ti Ang

Superior Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis: Subtle Signs on Neuroimaging
Phua Hwee Tang, Josiah Chai, Yiong Huak Chan, Soke Miang Chng, CC Tchoyoson Lim

Validation of Transcranial Doppler with CT Angiography in Cerebral Ischaemia: A Preliminary Pilot Study in Singapore
Rahul Rathakrishnan, Yeh I Berne, Keng K Quek, Chiew S Hong, Benjamin KC Ong, Bernard PL Chan, Vijay K Sharma

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Corticospinal Tract Degeneration in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Fibre Tractography Study
Hong Yin, Sandy HT Cheng, Jian Zhang, Lin Ma, Yuangui Gao, Dejun Li, CC Tchoyoson Lim

Clinical Characteristics of Renal Infarction in an Asian Population
Chien-Cheng Huang, Wei-Lung Chen, Jiann-Hwa Chen, Yung-Lung Wu, Chi-Jei Shiao

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Translating the Family Medicine Vision into Educational Programmes in Singapore
Teck Yee Wong, Seng Kwing Cheong, Gerald CH Koh, Lee Gan Goh

Sir Gordon Arthur Ransome (1910-1978) – His Teaching Style and His Legacy
Beng Yeong Ng, Jin Seng Cheah

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3rd College of Paediatrics and Child Health Lecture – The Past, the Present and the Shape of Things to Come...
Kah Yin Loke, Jeremy BY Lin, Deurenberg-Yap Mabel

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Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Mimicking Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Cenk Akcali, Mete Baba, Serhat Inaloz, Deniz Seckin, Soner Uzun

Renal Artery Embolism in a Patient with Vague Abdominal Pain
Okhan Akdur, Polat Durukan, Seda Ozkan, Ibrahim Ikizceli, Levent Avsarogullari, Erdogan M Sozuer

Spontaneous Vaginal Expulsion of a Filshie Clip
Anita Kale, Yap-Seng Chong

Primary Hydatid Disease of the Humerus
Hamdi Ozkan, Yunus Dogramaci, Ozkan Kose, Erdinc Esen, Hakan Erdem, Mahmut Komurcu

Laparoscopic Heller’s Cardiomyotomy for Achalasia of the Cardia in a Pregnant Patient
Chinnusamy Palanivelu, Muthukumaran Rangarajan, Gobi Shanmugam Maheshkumaar, Ramakrishnan Parthasarathi

Pancreas-only Metastasis from Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Sing-Huang Tan, Alvin SC Wong, Thomas P Thamboo, Stephen KY Chang, Christopher JL Khor

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Caudal Regression Syndrome
Dino Samartzis, Francis H Shen

Transfusion-dependent Microcytic Anaemia in a 10-year-old Girl
Anselm CW Lee, Wen Chang Ting

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