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"It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness."

Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 BC – AD 65)
Roman philosopher

Vol. 47 No. 5 May 2018
Free Papers

| Editorial | Original Article | Commentary | Letters to the Editor |

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Body, Heart and Mind: The Battle Against Tobacco Continues
Adeline Seow

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Is Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy for Asian Super Obese a Safe and Effective Procedure?
Hannah JH Ng, Guowei Kim, Claire Alexandra Z Chew, Moe Thu San, Jimmy BY So, Asim Shabbir

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Yellow Fever – What It Means for Singapore
Glorijoy SE Tan, Monica Chan, Poh Lian Lim

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An Initial Experience Comparing Robotic Total Mesorectal Excision (RTME) and Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (taTME) for Low Rectal Tumours
Isaac Seow-En, Francis Seow-Choen

Neuroimaging in Juvenile Alexander Disease: Tumour-like Brainstem Lesions
Ai Peng Tan, Chhabda Sahil, Robert Robinson, Ata Siddiqui, Elizabeth Wraige, Christopher Chandler, Kshitij Mankad

A Case Note on Legionnaires’ Disease Caused by Serogroup 1, Sequence Type ST496 in Singapore
Leyland Chuang, Kyaw Thu Aung, Joanne SL Kang, Merrill Lim, Charlene Kang, Ramona Alikiiteaga Gutiérrez, Jennifer HM Yap

The Effectiveness of a Pharmacist-Led Sun Protection Counselling Service: Results from a Tertiary Dermatology Centre in Singapore
Shan Xian Lee, Wei Sheng Chong, Xiu Ting Lauw, Siew Kiang Tan, Hazel H Oon

Ethnic Differences in Preoperative Patient Characteristics and Postoperative Functional Outcomes after Total Knee Arthroplasty among Chinese, Malays and Indians
Nadir Zahir Shah, Rishi Malhotra, Choon Chiet Hong, Jonathan BY Sng, Chee Hoe Kong, Liang Shen, Nazrul Nashi, Lingaraj Krishna