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SMJ - Current Issue

May 2015

 
Review Article

Advances in the management of diabetic macular oedema based on evidence from the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network

Lim LT, Chia SN, Ah-kee EY, Chew N, Gupta M
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 237-247; http://10.11622/smedj.2015071

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Pictorial Essay

Unsuspected colorectal carcinoma on routine abdominopelvic computed tomography

Lee SA, Poh A
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 248-257; http://10.11622/smedj.2015072 248

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Announcement

Congratulations to the 2014 SMJ Best Research Paper Award Winners


Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 258

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Original Articles

Patient satisfaction after total knee arthroplasty: an Asian perspective

Thambiah MD, Nathan S, Seow BZ, Liang S, Lingaraj K
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 259-263; http://10.11622/smedj.2015074

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Male orthopaedic surgeons and anaesthetists: equally good at estimating fluid volumes (and changing light bulbs) but equally poor at estimating procedure duration

Chua W, Kong CH, Murphy DP
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 264-267; http://10.11622/smedj.2015076

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Effectiveness of medical thoracoscopy and thoracoscopic talc poudrage in patients with exudative pleural effusion

Verma A, Taha A, Venkateswaran S, Tee A
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 268-273; http://10.11622/smedj.2015075

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Outcome of a grocery voucher incentive scheme for low-income tuberculosis patients on directly observed therapy in Singapore

Chua AP, Lim LK, Ng H, Chee CB, Wang YT
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 274-279; http://10.11622/smedj.2015054

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Discriminant analysis for predictor of falls in stroke patients by using the Berg Balance Scale

Maeda N, Urabe Y, Murakami M, Itotani K, Kato J
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 280-283; http://10.11622/smedj.2015033

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Predictors of poor glycaemic control in older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Sazlina SG, Mastura I, Cheong AT, Bujang Mohamad A, Jamaiyah H, Lee PY, Syed Alwi SA, Chew BH
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 284-290; http://10.11622/smedj.2015055

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Antihypertensive drugs for elderly patients: a cross‑sectional study

Lim KK, Sivasampu S, Khoo EM
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 291-297; http://10.11622/smedj.2015019

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Clinical Practice Guidelines

Health Promotion Board–Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines: Falls Prevention among Older Adults Living in the Community

Shyamala T, Wong SF, Andiappan A, Au Eong KG, Bakshi AB, Boey D, Chong TW, Eng HP, Ismail NH, Lau TC, Lim WY, Lim HW, Seong L, Wong WC, Yap KZ, Yudah S
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 298-301; http://10.11622/smedj.2015073

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Case Reports

Recurrent myocardial infarction secondary to Prinzmetal’s variant angina

Murdoch D, Dhillon P, Niranjan S
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e74-e77; http://10.11622/smedj.2015077

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Adult rectosigmoid junction intussusception presenting with rectal prolapse

Du JZ, Teo LT, Chiu MT
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e78-e81; http://10.11622/smedj.2015078

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Müllerian agenesis in the presence of anorectal malformations in female newborns: a diagnostic challenge

Teo XL, Narasimhan KL, Chua JH
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e82-e84; http://10.11622/smedj.2015079

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Lymphocytic colitis complicated by a mass in the terminal ileum

Hui CK
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e85-e88; http://10.11622/smedj.2015080

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Revision of loop colostomy under regional anaesthesia and sedation

Ng O, Thong SY, Chia CS, Teo MC
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e89-e91; http://10.11622/smedj.2015081

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Avoiding diagnostic pitfalls in mimics of neoplasia: the importance of a comprehensive diagnostic approach

Samsudin EZ, Kamarul T, Mansor A
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): e92-e95; http://10.11622/smedj.2015082

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Letters to the Editor

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy associated with perimyocarditis: yet another important differential diagnosis to entertain

Chhabra L, Chaubey VK
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 304-305; http://10.11622/smedj.2015083

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Author’s reply: Takotsubo cardiomyopathy associated with perimyocarditis: yet another important differential diagnosis to entertain

Lee PT
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 304; http://10.11622/smedj.2015084

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CME Answers

March 2015 CME Answers


Singapore Med J 2015; 56(5): 305

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