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Ivan Huang

Always behave like a duck–keep calm unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.
Jacob Braude

Vol 37 No 9 September 2008
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| Editorial | Original Articles | Review Articles | Case Reports | Commentaries | Letters to the Editor |

PDF format articles Editorial
Rathi Mahendran

PDF format articles Original Articles
Pathways to Specialist Care in an Insomnia Clinic at a Psychiatric Hospital: A Comparative Analysis of Two Periods
Rathi Mahendran, Yiong Huak Chan

Mental Health Professionals’ Perceived Barriers and Benefits, and Personal Concerns in Relation to Psychiatric Research
Elaine Pek, Mythily Subramaniam, Janhavi Vaingankar, Yiong Huak Chan, Rathi Mahendran

Observational Study to Determine Factors Associated with Blood Sample Haemolysis in the Emergency Department
Marcus EH Ong, Yiong Huak Chan, Chin Siah Lim

Ten-year Series of Splenic Abscesses in a General Hospital in Singapore
Chee Yung Ng, E Chuan Leong, Hong Chee Chng

Diabetic Retinopathy in Diabetics Referred to a Tertiary Centre from a Nationwide Screening Programme
Marcus CC Lim, Shu Yen Lee, Bobby CL Cheng, Doric WK Wong, Sze Guan Ong, Chong Lye Ang, Ian YS Yeo

Transudates in Malignancy: Still a Role for Pleural Fluid
Tanseli E Gonlugur, Ugur Gonlugur

Evidence-based Medicine (EBM) for Undergraduate Medical Students
Hajar Taheri, Maede Mirmohamadsadeghi, Iman Adibi, Vahid Ashorion, Atefe Sadeghizade, Peiman Adibi

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Association of Epstein-Barr Virus with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma and Current Status of Development of Cancer-derived Cell Lines
Charles Gullo, Wong Kein Low, Gerrard Teoh

PDF format articles Case Reports
Ultrasound Assisted Thrombolysis in Acute Ischaemic Stroke: Preliminary Experience in Singapore
Vijay K Sharma, Rahul Rathakrishnan, Benjamin KC Ong, Bernard PL Chan

Intracranial Aspergilloma in Immunocompetent Patients Successfully Treated with Radical Surgical Intervention and Antifungal Therapy – Case Series
US Srinivasan

Metastasis to the Sinonasal Tract from Sigmoid Colon Adenocarcinoma
Primuharsa Putra bin Sabir Husin Athar, Norleza bte Ahmad Norhan, Lokman bin Saim, Isa bin Md Rose, Roszalina bte Ramli

PDF format articles Commentaries
Performance Measures for Mental Healthcare in Singapore
Siow-Ann Chong, Mythily, Mabel Deurenberg-Yap, Swapna Verma, Marvin Swartz

The Media and Suicide
Phern Chern Tor, Beng Yeong Ng, Yong Guan Ang

Introducing a New Medical School System into Japan
Yasuharu Tokuda, Shigeaki Hinohara, Tsuguya Fukui

When Words Really Matter
Perri Klass

PDF format articles Letters to the Editor
Opening Our Eyes to Guide Dogs for the Blind in Singapore
Deborah HL Ng, Rebecca YK Chew, Francis Seow-Choen, Cheng-Hock Kua, Kah-Guan Au Eong

Acquired Heterotopic Ossification following Encephalitis and Intractable Seizures
San San Tay, Peter AC Lim

Tuberculosis Masquerading as Recurrent Metastatic Carcinoma of the Cervix
Dk Hana Naqiyah PH Baharudin, Hj Muhd Syfiq Abdullah, Chee Fui Chong, Roselina Bte Hj Yaakub, Vui Heng Chong

Rehabilitation Medicine
Wai-On Phoon

Assessment of Medical Graduates Competencies
Abdus Salam, Zulkifli Zainuddin, Azian Abdul Latiff, Soon Pheng Ng, Ima Nirwana Soelaiman, Nabishah Mohamad, Norhayati Moktar