SMA Header About SMA What's New Services & Products SMA Membership S'pore Medical Journal SMA News Centre for Medical Ethics & Professionalism Search Links Home Site Map Contact Us


March 2012

SMJ Online Manuscript Submission

Present Issue
Supplement 1
Past Issues

CME Program
(Singapore Med J)
SMJ Search
Medical Meetings
SMJ Editorial Board 
Contact Us
Advertising Enquiries
Instructions To Authors 
SMJ Forms 
Indexed by
PubMed, WPRIM, ISI/SCI, Index Copernicus

Articles published after Jan 2000 are in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format. To download a free Acrobat Reader,

View My Stats


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

Abnormal ECGs secondary to electrolyte abnormalities
Kuntjoro I, Teo S G, Poh K K
Please click here to submit your answers.

M E D I C I N E    I N    S T A M P S

The Mayo brothers (William James Mayo 1861–1939, Charles Horace Mayo 1865–1939): Pioneers of group surgical practice
Tan S Y, Furubayashi J K

R E V I E W    A R T I C L E

Thyroid malignancy among goitrous thyroid lesions: a review of hospital-based studies in Malaysia and Myanmar
Htwe T T

O R I G I N A L    A R T I C L E S

Risk scoring system for prediction of contrast-induced nephropathy in patients with pre-existing renal impairment undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
Chong E, Shen L, Poh K K, Tan H C

Outcomes of permanent inferior vena cava filters: experiences in Thai patients
Ruangsetakit C, Chinsakchai K, Wongwanit C, Sermsathanasawadi N, Siriapisith T, Mutirangura P

Suboptimal consideration and management of potential familial hypercholesterolaemia in patients with suspected premature coronary artery disease
Yudi M, Omera L, McCubbery N, Dick S, Jayasinghe R, Hamilton-Craig I

Short-term results of physiotherapy in patients with newly diagnosed degenerative cervical spine disease
Hey H W, Lau P H B, Hee H T

Comparison of clinical and radiological results of posterolateral fusion, posterior lumbar interbody fusion and transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion techniques in the treatment of degenerative lumbar spine
Audat Z, Moutasem O, Yousef K, Mohammad B

Arthroscopic debridement of intercarpal ligament and triangular fibrocartilage complex tears
Tan S W J, Ng S W, Tan S H, Teoh L C

Do children die? A retrospective review of deaths in a children’s hospital
Chong P H, Chan M Y, Yusri L I

Views of Malaysian interns and their supervisors on the adequacy of undergraduate clinical skills training
Chan S C

Clinico-epidemiological features of viper bite envenomation: a study from Manipal, South India
Monteiro F N P, Kanchan T, Bhagavath P, Kumar G P, Menezes R G, Yoganarasimha K

A morphological study of variations in the branching pattern and termination of the radial artery
Gupta C, Ray B, Dsouza A S, Nair N, Pai S R, Manju M

C A S E    R E P O R T S

Anaesthetic management of a child posted for excision of lymphangioma of the tongue
Bhalla A P, Mehta S, Garg R

Follicular thyroid carcinoma with insular component: a retrospective case study, immunohistochemical analysis and literature review
Htwe T T, Karim N, Lam A K Y

Atypical femoral shaft fracture in a patient with non-metastatic prostate cancer on zoledronic acid therapy: effect of therapy or coincidence?
Reddy S V B, Gupta S K

Antiphospholipid antibody-related Bell’s palsy in young women
Singh U, Rastogi H, Patne S C U

Indigo carmine-induced hypotension in patients undergoing general anaesthesia
Jeon H J, Yoon J S, Cho S S, Kang K O

Recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma masquerading as acoustic neuroma
Thong J F, Mok P, Loke D

Paratesticular fibrous hamartoma in an infant
Sengar M, Mohta A, Manchanda V, Khurana N

M E D I C A L    E D U C A T I O N

Clinics in diagnostic imaging (138)
Srinivasan S, Teh H S, Clarke M J
Please click here to submit your answers.

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

Dose of intravenous gammaglobulin in toxic epidermal necrolysis
Choo T L


Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis: efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin and a review of treatment options
Teo L, Tay Y K, Liu T T, Kwok C

ECGs of structural heart disease: Part 1
Poh K K, Teo S G, Tay E L W, Yip J W

S M J    C M E    P R O G R A M M E

January 2012 CME Answers

The Singapore Medical Journal (SMJ) is published monthly and copyrighted © by the Singapore Medical Association.