Volume 48, Number 2
February 2019

Reproduced with permission from: Anonymous

“There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honour, and lovers of gain.”

Plato (427 BC-347 BC)
Greek philosopher


World Cancer Day 2019 – Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow

“The philosophies of one age have become the absurdities of the next, and the foolishness of yesterday has become the wisdom of tomorrow.” Sir...

Cancer in 2019 – Progress and Challenges – A Perspective

Patients with cancer today are doing better than they ever have been in the past. Survival rates are higher; and survival time is longer...

Klebsiella Pneumoniae Visceral Organ Abscesses – Clinical Characteristics

Klebsiella pneumoniae (KP) liver abscesses were first described in the 1980s in Taiwan.1 Consequently, KP emerged as the predominant cause of pyogenic liver abscess...

Assessing for Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Parents of Clinically-Referred Children: Laying the Foundation for a Family-Based Approach to Mental Health in Singapore

Parental psychopathology is a documented risk factor for mood disorders in children1,2 and it may be due to a combination of genetic vulnerabilities and...

Deformity Correction Using the “Sandwich” Technique for a Non-Union Hoffa Fracture

Fredrich Busch was the first author to describe a coronal plane fracture of the lateral femoral condyle. It was, however, Albert Hoffa who was...


Review on Epidemic of Obesity

Rationale for Redefining Obesity in Asians