Volume 47, Number 3
March 2018

Reproduced with permission from: Anonymous

“The wise man doesn’t give the right answers, he poses the right questions.”

Claude Levi-Strauss (1908-2009)
French anthropologist

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is a global event in the fight against cancer. Falling annually on 4 February, it is an initiative by the Union...

New Approaches to the Treatment of Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (TB) remains one of the world’s most important infectious diseases, with an estimated 10 million cases and 1.7 million deaths per year—the leading...

Optical and Tectonic Corneal Transplant Outcomes in a Tertiary Hospital in Singapore within the Singapore Corneal Transplant Registry

Penetrating keratoplasty (PK), which involves full- thickness replacement of a diseased cornea with an allograft donor cornea, has long been a well accepted and...

Complications and Pain in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea – Comparing Single and Multilevel Surgery

Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a chronic medical problem with potentially serious consequences—increased cardiovascular risk, hypertension and sudden death. Lifestyle modification and continuous positive...

General Practitioner’s Attitudes and Confidence in Managing Patients with Dementia in Singapore

Dementia is a syndrome characterised by a deterioration in memory, thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform daily activities. As it is a major...


Review on Epidemic of Obesity

Rationale for Redefining Obesity in Asians