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MARCH 2005


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The Core of Medicine - Ethics & Professionalism
By Dr Chin Jing Jih


Looking After Our Young
By Dr John Chiam, Guest Editor


Dr Noh or Dr Casino?
By Dr Toh Han Chong


Almost a Contest of Values

Council News

1. Medical Ethics can be Accredited as Core CME
2. Letter to the Press
3. NTUC Income Occurrence-Based Insurance

4. SMA Emblem to Stay
5. Upcoming SMA Events

By Dr Yue Wai Mun, Honorary Secretary

SMA Medical Convention

"Aesthetic Medicine - Is There Science in Beauty?"

Junior Doctors

Staying Alive
By Dr Oh Jen Jen

Show Me The Money
By Dr Terence Lim

Whose Medicine Is It, Anyway?

Priority Not Included

The Practice of Medicine Today - Protective or Preventive Medicine?
By Dr Lim Yii Hong

Got a Life

Catching the Photographer's Eye
By Dr Clinton Chan

Making Music
By Dr Peter Moey

Personally Speaking

What Our Boys Taught Us

The views and opinions expressed in all the articles are those of the authors. These are not the views of the Editorial Board nor the SMA Council unless specifically stated so in writing. The contents of the Newsletter are not to be printed in whole or in part without prior written approval of the Editor.

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