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Volume 44, Number 7
July 2015

Mentorship in Academic Medicine: A Catalyst of Talents

The field of medicine is complex. Its interwoven structure of clinical practice, medical education and biomedical research, coupled with intricacies of the health system,...

Neonatal Outcome of the Late Preterm Infant (34 to 36 Weeks): The Singapore Story

Neonatologists were caught looking the other way in the early part of the millennium. While they were keenly following the progress of extreme preterms...

A Review of Back Injury Cases Notified to the Ministry of Manpower from 2011 to 2012

Work-related low back disorders consist of both low back pain (LBP) and low back injuries. They are a significant and increasing problem all over...

Sevoflurane Output in the Isoflurane/Halothane Diamedica Draw-over Vaporiser

Draw-over anaesthesia is an attractive option in a resource poor environment.1 The Diamedica Draw-over Vaporiser (DDV) by Diamedica UK is a modern reiteration of...

Patterns and Predictors of Dropout from Mental Health Treatment in an Asian Population

Outpatient dropout can be defined as the act of “stopping before completing the recommended course of treatment”. In comparison to barriers to treatment access,...