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SMJ - Current Issue

April 2016

Practice Integration & Lifelong Learning

Management of plantar fasciitis in the outpatient setting

Lim AT, How CH, Tan B
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 168-171;

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Medical Education

Clinics in diagnostic imaging (167)

Tan TJ, Aljefri AM, Elliott MB, Nicolaou S
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 172-177;

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Original Articles

Hip fractures in the elderly: operative versus nonoperative management

Tay E
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 178-181;

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Patient barriers to implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation for the primary prevention of sudden cardiac death in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction

Chan LL, Lim CP, Aung ST, Quetua P, Ho KL, Chong D, Teo WS, Sim D, Ching CK
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 182-187;

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Heart Wellness Programme: a pilot community-based cardiac rehabilitation programme in a multiethnic society

Kwan YH, Ong KY, Tay HY, Chang JY
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 188-190;

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Acute coronary syndrome in the elderly: the Malaysian National Cardiovascular Disease Database- Acute Coronary Syndrome registry

Zuhdi AS, Ahmad WA, Zaki RA, Mariapun J, Ali RM, Sari NM, Ismail MD, Kui Hian S
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 191-197;

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Risk factors of diabetic foot Charcot arthropathy: a case-control study at a Malaysian tertiary care centre

Fauzi AA, Chung TY, Latif LA
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 198-203;

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Evaluation of validity and reliability of a methodology for measuring human postural attitude and its relation to temporomandibular joint disorders

Fuentes Fernández R, Carter P, Muñoz S, Silva H, Oporto Venegas GH, Cantin M, Ottone NE
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 204-208;

Robotic hepatectomy: initial experience of a single institution in Singapore

Kam JH, Goh BK, Chan CY, Wong JS, Lee SY, Cheow PC, Chung AY, Ooi LL
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 209-214;

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Medicine in Stamps

Paul Dudley White (1886–1973): Pioneer in modern cardiology

Tan SY, Kwock E
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 215-216;

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Letters to the Editor

Facial nerve palsy secondary to Küttner’s tumour of the parotid gland: a case report

Low D, Loh JZ, Lim KH, Toh ST
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 217;


Zoonotic Streptococcus canis infection in Singapore

Tan RE, Yee WX, Cao DY, Tan PL, Koh TH
Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 218;


CME Answers

February 2016 CME Answers

Singapore Med J 2016; 57(4): 219