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SMJ - Current Issue

July 2015


A moral price for medicine

Wong G, Tan L, Yap P
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 363-365;

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Medicine in Stamps

Alexander Fleming (1881–1955): Discoverer of penicillin

Tan SY, Tatsumura Y
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 366-367;

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Practice Integration & Lifelong Learning

The ‘problematic’ asthma patient

Kui SL, How CH, Koh J
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 368-372;

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Medical Education

Clinics in diagnostic imaging (161)

Tan WQ, Wong BS
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 373-378;

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Original Articles

Medication discrepancies and associated risk factors identified among elderly patients discharged from a tertiary hospital in Singapore

Akram F, Huggan PJ, Lim V, Huang Y, Siddiqui FJ, Assam PN, Merchant RA
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 379-384;

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Comprehensive psychological intervention to improve outcome in functional gastrointestinal disorder: a cohort study

Wang YT, Kwok KF, Tan SM, Yek MH, Ong WC, Barbier S, Ng BY
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 385-392;

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Prevalence of dysglycaemic events among inpatients with diabetes mellitus: a Singaporean perspective

Ong KY, Kwan YH, Tay HC, Tan DS, Chang JY
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 393-400;

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Xiaokening stimulates endothelial nitric oxide release in diabetic rats

Liu H, Liu L, Wei Q, Cui J, Yan C, Wang X, Wu Y
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 401-406;

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Surveillance of childhood blood lead levels in Chengdu, China in 2010–2011

Zhang XZ, Yang Y, Jiang YM, Shi H, Chang L, Li J, Yang H
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 407-411;

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Haematological abnormalities in mitochondrial disorders

Finsterer J, Frank M
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 412-419;

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Case Reports

Prolonged hepatitis and jaundice: a rare complication of paediatric Epstein-Barr virus infection

Tan ZH, Phua KB, Ong C, Kader A
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): e112-e115;

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Herb-induced cardiotoxicity from accidental aconitine overdose

Sheth S, Tan EC, Tan HH, Tay L
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): e116-e119;

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Thoracic endometriosis with catamenial haemoptysis and pneumothorax: computed tomography findings and long-term follow-up after danazol treatment

Suwatanapongched T, Boonsarngsuk V, Amornputtisathaporn N, Leelachaikul P
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): e120-e123;

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Secondary haemochromatosis in a haemodialysis patient

Cheng L, Tang X, Fu P, Liu F
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): e124-e126;

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The use of virtual reality-based therapy to augment poststroke upper limb recovery

Samuel GS, Choo M, Chan WY, Kok S, Ng YS
Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): e127-e130;

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CME Answers

May 2015 CME Answers

Singapore Med J 2015; 56(7): 422