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VOLUME  42
ISSUE
  12
DECEMBER
  2001

 

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SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL

E D I T O R I A L

Rickettsioses: The New and Old Diseases
S Y Wong, M S Lam



O R I G I N A L    A R T I C L E S

Endemic Typhus in Singapore A Re-Emerging Infectious Disease?
A K Y Ong, P A Tambyah, S Ooi, G Kumarasinghe, C Chow


Epidemiological, Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics of 19 Serologically Confirmed Rickettsial Disease in Singapore
M I C Chen, J K T Chua, C C Lee, Y S Leo, G Kumarasinghe


The Disability Profile of Patients with Schizophrenia in Psychiatric Hospital and Community Settings in Singapore
P W Eu, C Lee, G Parker, J Loh

Clinical Measurement of Longitudinal Femoral Overgrowth Following Fracture in Children
S Nordin, M D Ros, W I Faisham

A Case Series of Drug-Induced Long QT Syndrome and Torsade de Pointes
K L Tong, Y S Lau, W S Teo


S P E C I A L    F E A T U R E   -   M E D I C A L    E T H I C S

SMA Ethics Winning Essay 1999 (Medical Undergraduate Category) New Challenges Facing the Doctor-Patient Relationship in the Next Millennium
P C Tor


SMA Ethics Winning Essay 2000 (Non-Medical Undergraduate Category) Professionalism in Medical Practice in Reference to Physician-to-Physician Relationship in the Singapore Context
J S-M Tan


Commentary 1: Doctor-Patient Relationship: A Covenant of Trust
J J Chin


Commentary 2: Ethical Sensitivity and the Goals of Medicine: Resisting the Tides of Medical Deprofessionalisation
J J Chin


C A S E    R E P O R T S

Reconstructive Challenges in the Management of a Rare Case of Sphenoid Osteosarcoma A Case Report
K B L Lee, E S W Ang, K C Tan


Nocturnal Enuresis and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Two Children
D K K Ng, K W Chau, K L Kwok



M E D I C A L    E D U C A T I O N

Clinics in Diagnostic Imaging (68)
S T Lalloo, A G Mayat, A T Landers, S S Nadvi




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