Volume 47, Number 6
June 2018

Reproduced with permission from: Anonymous

“The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.”

‘The Little White Bird’, JM Barrie (1860 – 1937)
Scottish novelist and playwright

Editorial to ‘Triple vessel coronary artery disease and retinal nerve fibre layer thickness’

The retina provides a “window” to examine both neurological and vascular manifestations of systemic diseases. A common eye disease is glaucoma, a progressive optic...

The influence of ethnicity on exclusively breast-fed infants’ anthropometry in a multiethnic Asian population

Exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months is a recommendation of the World Health Organization (WHO), for its benefits in reducing gastrointestinal tract infections and atopic...

Apnoeic and Hypopnoeic Load in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: Correlation with Epworth Sleepiness Scale

Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a common disorder, estimated to affect up to 15-30% of the Singaporean population. It is characterised by recurrent collapse...

Normotensive Scleroderma Renal Crisis

Scleroderma renal crisis (SRC) is an uncommon complication of systemic sclerosis that presents with malignant hypertension and oliguric renal failure. However, 10% of SRC...

Triple vessel coronary artery disease and retinal nerve fibre layer thickness

Atherosclerosis is a pathological process that leads to blockage of the coronary artery and causes systemic vascular insufficiency. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is identified...