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T I P S    F R O M    T H E    E X P E R T

Common concerns regarding breastfeeding in a family practice setting
Mattar C N, Fok D, Chong Y S
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O R I G I N A L    A R T I C L E S

Industrial accident-related ocular emergencies in a tertiary hospital in Singapore
Ngo C S, Leo S W

22q11.2 deletion syndrome in Singapore (20002003): a case for active ascertainment
Tan K B L, Chew S K, Yeo G S H

Prevalence of malnutrition and its risk factors in stroke patients residing in an infirmary
Chai J, Chu F C S, Chow T W, Shum N C

Blood pressure variability and arterial elasticity in hyperlipidaemic subjects
Rafidah H M, Azizi A, Noriah M N

Thrombolytic failure with streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction using electrocardiogram criteria
Lee Y Y, Tee M H, Zurkurnai Y, Than W, Sapawi M, Suhairi I

Audit on cardiovascular disease preventive care in general practice
Chan S C, Lee T W, Teoh L C, Abdullah Z C, Xavier G, Sim C K, Ng A C,
Ong I C H, Begum R, Leong C C

Management of mesenteric vascular occlusion
Hefny A F, Ahmed I, Branicki F J, Ramadan K, Czechowski J, Abu-Zidan F M

Impact of Essentiale L on ethanol-induced changes in rat brain and erythrocytes
Jayaraman T, Kannappan S, Ravichandran M K, Anuradha C V

Should clinical normality be examined in medical course?
Tiong T S

Expression of Galectin-3 and Galectin-7 in thyroid malignancy as potential diagnostic indicators
Than T H, Swethadri G K, Wong J, Ahmad T, Jamil D, Maganlal R K,
Hamdi M M, Abdullah M S

Patients’ perception of transnasal gastroscopy
Luman W

C A S E    R E P O R T S

Elastic cord-related ocular injury
Wong M H Y, Yang M, Yeo K T

Isolated accessory limb of lower eyelid with multiple dermal appendages
Sen R, Pratap A, Agrawal A, Adhikary S, Pandey S R

Monocular blindness due to central retinal artery occlusion in bipolar hemireplacement arthroplasty of the hip
Pandey V, Rao P S, Rao S K, Acharya K K V

Two cases of deletion 5p syndrome: one with paternal involvement and another with atypical presentation
Azman B Z, Akhir S M, Zilfalil B A, Ankathil R

Acute myocardial infarction following transfusion reaction
Gopalakrishnan P P, Tak T

Afibrinogenaemia: a rare cause of young myocardial infarct
Kumar N, Padma Kumar R, Ramesh B, Garg N

"Moya" than meets the eye: neurofibromatosis type 1 associated with Moyamoya syndrome
Tan R M R, Chng S M, Seow W T, Wong J, Lim C C T

Paradoxical vocal cord dysfunction: when a wheeze is not asthma
Chiang W C, Goh A, Ho L, Tang J P L, Chay O M

Aeromonas hydrophila bacteraemia and portal pyaemia
Tulsidas H, Ong Y Y, Chan K C

Gonadal mosaicism 45,X/46,X,psu dic (Y)(q11.2) resulting in a Turner phenotype with mixed gonadal dysgenesis
Gole L A, Lim J, Crolla J A, Loke K Y

P I C T O R I A L    E S S A Y

Computed tomography of blunt abdominal trauma in children
Visrutaratna P, Na-Chiangmai W
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Pwee K H

L E T T E R S    T O    T H E    E D I T O R

Traumatic complications of acupuncture
Lee T L

Shankar P R

Hypothalamic hamartoma: MR imaging and MR spectroscopic features
Seith A, Kandpal H, Khadgawat R

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