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S P E C I A L    C O M M U N I C A T I O N

The Singapore Medical Journal Reviewer Recognition Awards
Teo E K

M E D I C I N E    I N   S T A M P S

David Bruce (1855–1931): discoverer of brucellosis
Tan S Y, Davis C


Experiences in caring for the dying: a doctor's narratives
Tan Y S, Cheong P Y

E L E C T R O C A R D I O G R A P H Y    S E R I E S

Regular narrow complex tachycardia
Singh D, Teo S G, Poh K K
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O R I G I N A L    A R T I C L E S

The lived experience of palliative homecare nurses in Singapore
Chong P H, Poon W H

Knowledge of osteoporosis and its related risk factors among nursing professionals
Zhang R F, Chandran M

Higher-order multiple births in Abakaliki, Southeast Nigeria
Umeora O U J, AneziOkoro E A, Egwuatu V E

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: an analysis of patient characteristics in the Asian population
Rajesh H, Lee W Y, Fook-Chong S, Yu S L

Comparison of haematological parameters in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and alcoholic liver disease
Das S K, Mukherjee S, Vasudevan D M, Balakrishnan V

Percutaneous ablative treatment of metastatic bone tumours: visual analogue scale scores in a short-term series
Masala S, Guglielmi G, Petrella M C, Mastrangeli R, Meschini A, Anselmetti G C, Bartolucci D A, Mammucari M, Manenti G, Simonetti G

Pemetrexed in the treatment of thoracic malignancies: a single centre experience in Singapore
Lopes G, Chopra A, Kukutschka J, Portillo P, Bharwani L, Chang A

Early postoperative outcome after curative colorectal cancer surgery
Khan M R, Bari H, Raza S A

C A S E    R E P O R T S

Effort thrombosis in a young triathlete: an unusual presentation of painless neck swelling secondary to right brachiocephalic vein thrombosis

Allana A M B, Teo L L S, Chuah B Y S, Liu T C, Cheah W K

Endovascular revascularisation of popliteal artery occlusions: two complex cases
Toh L M H W, Taneja M, Sebastian M G

MR imaging features of fibroepithelial ureteral polyp in a patient with duplicated upper urinary tract
Patheyar V, Venkatesh S K, Siew E P Y, Consiglieri D T, Putti T

Combined heart-liver transplantation with extended cardiopulmonary bypass
Marriott A J, Hwang N C, Lai F O, Tan C K, Tan Y M, Lim C H, Boey S K, Tay S M,
Cheow P C, Lim Y P, Chan T, Loh K, Kwok B, Chung A, Sivathasan C

Cholestasis and biliary dilatation associated with chronic ketamine abuse: a case series
Lo R S C, Krishnamoorthy R, Freeman J G, Austin A S

Fish bone-induced hepatic abscess: medical treatment
Ng C T, Htoo A, Tan S Y

M E D I C A L    E D U C A T I O N

Clinics in diagnostic imaging (134)
Srisuwan T, Muttarak M, Kitirattrakarn P, Ya-in C

C L I N I C A L    P R A C T I C E    G U I D E L I N E S

Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines: Clinical Blood Transfusion
Koh B C M, Chong L L, Goh L G, Iau P, Kuperan P, Lee L H, Lim L C, Ng H J, Sia A,
Tan H H, Tan L K, Tay K H, Teo L T D, Ting W C, Yong T T

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Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines: Screening of Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors
Goh L G, Chua T, Kang V, Kwong K H, Lim W Y, Low L P, Pereira J, Venketasubramanian N ,
Sethi S K, Sum C F, Tan C L B, Tan H K, Tan S M J, Wong T K M

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

Blood glucose screening in healthy neonates
Wiwanitkit V

S M J    C M E    P R O G R A M M E

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