Medical Journal of Malaysia

MED J MALAYSIA VOL 67 NO 3 June 2012


Stroke Registry - Relevance and Contributions
J Tharakan

Review Article

Contemporary Surgical Management of Advanced End Stage Emphysema: An Evidence Based Review
A Sachithanandan, B Badmanaban

Original Articles

The Use of Laboratory and Physiological Parameters in Predicting Mortality in Sepsis Induced Hypotension and Septic Shock Patients attending The Emergency Department
N A R Nik Hisamuddin, K Azlan

Short Term Outcome of Therapeutic Hypothermia in Term Infants with Moderate to Severe Hypoxic Ischaemic Encephalopathy; The Sungai Buloh Experience
K C See, S J Syed Jamal, M L Chiam

The Presence of Heterogeneous Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (heteroVISA) in a Major Malaysian Hospital
A Norazah, N L Law, A G Mohamed Kamel, N Salbiah

Habits of Contact Lens Wearers Toward Lens Care in Malaysia
M Bhandari, P P Hung

Factors Predicting Outcome of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation among Elderly Malaysians: A retrospective study
N M Nik Azlan, M M Siti Nidzwani

Does Oral Lansoprazole Really Reduce Gastric Acidity in VLBW Premature Neonates?
S Y Tham,I M Rogers, K F Samuel, A Singh, K K Ong

Comparing the Morbidity of External Laryngeal Nerve Injury in Thyroid Surgery with and without Identifying the Nerve using Intraoperative Neuromonitoring
A O Khaled, M Irfan, A Baharudin, H Shahid

Outbreak of Melioidosis and Leptospirosis Co-infection Following a Rescue Operation
M Sapian, M T Khairi, S H How, R Rajalingam, K Sahhir, A Norazah, V Khebir, A R Jamalludin

Oral Health Quality-of-Life among Undergraduate Malaysian Dental Students
P Harsh, C Arunima, K Manoj

National Stroke Registry (NSR): Terengganu and Seberang Jaya Experience
S Norsima Nazifah, I Khairul Azmi, B B Hamidon, I Looi, A A Zariah, M R Hanip

The Role of Repeat Head Computed Tomography in The Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Patients with A Positive Initial Head CT
S Ashraf, A Johari, G Abdul Rahman, A M Jafri

Criterion Validity of the PHQ-9 (Malay Version) in a Primary Care Clinic in Malaysia
M S Sherina, B Arroll, F Goodyear-Smith

The Role of Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) in the Detection of Blunt Traumatic Intra Abdominal Injury: Our Experience in Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA), Kuantan, Pahang
H Radhiana, A A Azianz,M Y Mubarak, S Azlin, A R Mohd Amran A R Jamalludin

Case Reports

Concurrent Massive Breast Enlargement, Myasthenia Gravis and Dermopathy as Manifestations of Penicillamine Toxicity in A Wilson's Disease Patient
S S Tan, S Abdul Latif, W Y Poh

A Rare Case of Autoimmune Hepatitis Overlapping with Autoimmune Haemolytic Anaemia and Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura in a Male Patient
P Shanthi, R Sridhar

Recurrent Glossal Leiomyoma
M Y Nor Idayu, M Irfan, N H Othman

Mason on a Surgical Mission
D E Utpal, M Dhritiman, M Mukhopadhyay

Gouty Wrist Arthritis Causing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - A Case Report
M F Sikkandar, J Sapuan, R Singh, S Abdullah

Primary Clear Cell Carcinoma of Minor Salivary Gland of the Soft Palate: A case report
K A Saleh, M I Nurishmah Md, G N Firouzeh, B S Goh

Citrobacter Koseri Bacteraemia Complicated by Paraspinal Abscess and Spondylodiscitis - A Case Report
S Nor Hayati, C L Leong, C Suresh Kumar, C Lee

Lemierre Syndrome
A L Lim, K C Pua

An Extensive Cervical Vagal Nerve Schwannoma: A Case Report
K C Chiun, I P Tang, N Prepageran, P Jayalakshmi

Cervical Schwannoma: Report of Four Cases
J Rohaizam, I P Tang, D E Y H Jong, T Y Tan, A H M Zulkarnaen

The Use of Dental Drill in Removing Entrapped Finger by Metal Ring in Emergency Department
R S Sazwan, A H Anas, B Nazer, F Hashairi, A W Shaik Farid, M N Abu Yazid


Association Of Risk Factors For Hypertension In A Rural Population Of Northern Perak
K W Loh, Rani F, Edmund T C Chan, H Y Loh, CW Ng, F M Moy

Letter to Editor

Successful Treatment Of Perioperative Very Late Stent Thrombosis With Thromboaspiration Device
K L Yew

Ear Foreign Body: Tackling The Uncommons
M Irfan

Continuing Medical Education

Managing Diabetes during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan
M Velayudhan