Medical Journal of Malaysia

MED J MALAYSIA Vol 69 NO. 1 February 2014


Prevention is better than Cure
Andrew Tan Khian Khoon

Original Articles

Immunogenicity and Safety of the AS04-adjuvanted Human Papillomavirus-16/18 Cervical Cancer Vaccine in Malaysian Women Aged 18–35 years: A Randomized Controlled Trial
B K Lim, K Y Ng, J Omar, S Z Omar, B Gunapalaiah, Y L Teoh, H L Bock, D Bi

The Prevalence of Sensorineural Hearing Loss in β-thalassaemia patient treated with Desferrioxamine
Kong Min Han, Goh Bee See, Hamidah Alias, Zarina Abdul Latiff

Partial Cricotracheal Resection (PCTR), a Rewarding Outcome for Paediatric Subglottic Stenosis: An Early Experience
Goh Bee See, Roopesh Sankaran, Marina Mat Baki, Abdullah Sani Mohamed

A Pilot Randomized Control Cross over Study Evaluating the Effectiveness and Safety of Mechanical Percussor Compared with Conventional Chest Physiotherapy in Adults with Productive Cough
Punithavathi Narayanan, Ong Loke Meng, Irfhan Ali Hyder Ali, Mohd Izmi @ Ibrahim Ahmad, Dharminy Thurairatnam, Ang Ah Heong, Hadzlinda Zainal, Sivasangari Subramaniam

Clinical Presentation, Severity and Progression of Primary Angle Closure in Malays
Liza-Sharmini Ahmad Tajudin, Sharina Yusof Nor, Dolaboladi Ali Jaafari, Zaid Nik Azlan, Azhany Yaakub, Zunaina Embong

Inherited Anti-Thrombin Deficiency in A Malay-Malaysian Family: A Missense Mutation at Nucleotide g.13267C>A aka anti-thrombin Budapest 5 (p.Pro439Thr) of the SERPINC 1 gene
Norlelawati A Talib, Rusmawati Ismail, Naznin Muhammad, Nur Nadia Othman, Rizqan Aizzani Ramlan, Noraziana Abd Waha

Case Reports

Hyperplastic Gastric Polyps in an Infant, Mimicking Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis - A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Sithasanan N, Sri Hari Singaravel, Ramanujam T M

Psychosis Induced by Cefuroxime and Metronidazole
Zahiruddin Othman, Shanooha Mansoor, Mohd Azhar Mohd Yasin

Maternal Mortality Review: A Case of Pulmonary Haemorrhage Due to Ruptured Lung Haemangioma Secondary to Ghon’s Focus Invasion
Paranthaman V, Subashini A

Case Report: A Patient with Acute Cardiac Tamponade Secondary to Complicated Stanford Type A Intramural Haematoma - the role of CT
F Poh, M B Chow

A Forgotten Clinical Sign Making A Comeback
Chiam Keng Hoong, A Hing Chan Tha, Low Lee Lee

Haemoglobin Sickle D Punjab: - A Case Report
Rahimah Ahmad, Syahira Lazira Omar, Siti Hida H M Arif, Faidatul Syazlin A Hamid, Nur Aisyah Aziz, Nik Hafidzah N Mustapha, Zubaidah Zakaria

Spontaneous Calf Haematoma: Case Report
Zubaidah Nor Hanipah, Liew Ngoh Chin

Short Communication

Computed Tomography (CT) of Blunt Abdominal Trauma: The Frequency of Incidental Findings, how it was Documented in Radiology Report and the Implication of These Findings to Acute Trauma Care
Radhiana Hassan, Siti Kamariah Che Mohamed, Mohd Nazli Kamarulzaman, Azian Abdul Aziz

Continuing Medical Education

Is there a Role for Routine Use of Calcium Scoring in Predicting Cardiovascular Event in Asymptomatic Adults in Primary Care?
Effarezan Abdul Rahman, Anis Safura Ramli, Khalid Yusoff