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Galerie Eve

Artist : Yogi Setiawan
Title : Gold Tooth [Gigi Emas]
Created On : 2008
Image medium : Acrylic on canvas
Image Dimensions : 200 x 220 cm

All seasons are beautiful for the person who carries happiness within.
Horace Friess
 

PDF format articles Editorial
Diabetes in Asia – From Understanding to Action
Juliana CN Chan

PDF format articles Original Articles
Right Atrial Isomerism – Preponderance in Asian Fetuses. Using the Stomach-distance ratio as a Possible Diagnostic Tool for Prediction of Right Atrial Isomerism
Ying-Liu Yan, Kenny BL Tan, George SH Yeo

Hepatitis B Virus Infection and the Risk of Coronary Atherosclerosis
Reza Ghotaslou, Nasser Aslanabadi, Morteza Ghojazadeh

Electrocardiographic Changes in Patients with Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Treated with Systemic Glucantime
Giti Sadeghian, Hengameh Ziaei, Masumeh Sadeghi

The Association of Smoking with Components of the Metabolic Syndrome in Non-diabetic Patients
Mojgan Gharipour, Roya Kelishadi, Nizal Sarrafzadegan, Abdolmehdi Baghaei, Mehrdad Yazdani, Jafar Anaraki, Babak Eshrati, Ali-Akbar Tavassoli

A Review of Clinical Pathway Data of 1663 Total Knee Arthroplasties in a Tertiary Institution in Singapore
GG Xu, SS Sathappan, J Jaipaul, Siew Pang Chan, Choon Hin Lai

Diabetes Outcomes in Specialist and General Practitioner Settings in Singapore: Challenges of Right-Siting
Shiou Liang Wee, Caren GP Tan, Hilda SH Ng, Scott Su, Virginia UM Tai, John VPG Flores, Daphne HC Khoo

Anaerobic Culture of Diabetic Foot Infections: Organisms and Antimicrobial Susceptibilities
Lily SY Ng, Lee Ling Kwang, Susan CS Yeow, Thean Yen Tan

Prevalence of Refractive Error in Malay Primary School Children in Suburban Area of Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia
Syaratul-Emma Hashim, Hui-Ken Tan, Wan-Hazabbah WH, Mohtar Ibrahim

Attitudes of First-year Medical Students in Singapore Towards Older People and Willingness to Consider a Career in Geriatric Medicine
Melvin PW Chua, Chay Hoon Tan, Reshma Merchant, Roy L Soiza

Innovative “Case-Based Integrated Teaching” in an Undergraduate Medical Curriculum: Development and Teachers’ and Students’ Responses
Wing Pong Chan, Chung Yi Hsu, Chuang Ye Hong

PDF format articles Review Articles
Standard Setting in Student Assessment: Is a Defensible Method Yet to Come?
A Barman

PDF format articles Case Reports
Fungal Pan-sinusitis with Severe Visual Loss in Uncontrolled Diabetes
Jocelyn LL Chua, James F Cullen

PDF format articles Lecture
5th College of Physicians Lecture – A Physician’s Odyssey: Recollections and Reflections
Chin Hin Chew

PDF format articles Letters to the Editor
Sarcoidosis with Granulomatous Hepatitis and Autoimmune Endocrine Involvement
Ismail Hakki Kalkan, Ilkay Koca Kalkan, Dilek Tüzün, Murat Suher

Objective Structured Clinical Evaluation Should Not Only Be a Test of Clinical Skill
Wing Pong Chan

Successful Management of an Iatrogenically-ingested Sharp Foreign Body
Gavin CW Kang, Preetha Madhukumar

A Tuberculous Midpalmar Abscess of the Hand Due to Reactivation of Previous Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Gavin CW Kang, Andrew Yam, Jonathan YL Lee

Inadvertent Fracture During the Attempted Removal of Entrapped Swan-Ganz Catheter
Mustafa Sezen, Senol Yavuz, Tugrul Goncu, Cuneyt Eris

Important Considerations for Recommending Hydration Studies
Jason KW Lee, Chin Leong Lim

The Perils of Allometric Scaling
Yong-Hao Pua

Pitfalls in the Use of Allometry in Accounting for Differences in Body Mass in Relation to Maximal Oxygen Uptake in Trained Athletes
Michael Chia, Abdul Rashid Aziz

PDF format articles Images in Medicine
Putting Together Lesions in the Brain, Retina, Kidney and Pancreas
Deidre Anne De Silva, Andrew BS Pan