Volume 2 Number 2

Editor’s Note


Review Articles

Current issues facing the introduction of human papillomavirus vaccine in Malaysia. [Abstract] [PDF]
Wong Li Ping, I-Ching Sam

Urinary tract infections in pregnancy. [Abstract] [PDF]
Loh Keng Yin, Sivalingam Nalliah

The role of general practitioners in home oxygen therapy.
[Abstract] [PDF]
Khoo Siew Beng

Original Articles

Antimicrobial susceptibility of community-acquired uropathogens in general practice. [Abstract] [PDF]
Keah Say Hien, Wee Eng Chye, Chng Kooi Seng, Keah Kwee Chu.

Case Reports

Recurrent stroke: what have we learnt? [Abstract] [PDF]
Rabia Khatoon, Khoo Ee Ming

EBM Commentary

Should statins be started in all type 2 diabetics irrespective of LDL-cholesterol level? [PDF]
SS Vasanthakumar, Teng Cheong Lieng

Primary care papers

1st ASEAN Regional Primary Care Conference (ARPAC), 7-10th February 2007, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia [PDF]

18th WONCA Conference, 25-27th July 2007, Singapore [PDF]

11th FMSA Conference, 8-11th August 2007, Putrajaya, Malaysia [PDF]

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Research Digest

Research Digest

Notes for the Primary Care Teachers

Mentoring – a personal experience. [PDF]
Chng Kooi Seng

Assessments – the basics. [PDF]
Chan Sook Ching

Assessments – the conjoint MAFP/FRACGP examination. [PDF]

Test Your Knowledge

A man with chronic cough. [PDF]
Loh Keng Yin

A middle-aged man with pain and swelling of the hands. [PDF]
Esha Das Gupta

A toddler with limping. [PDF]
Keah Say Hien

Doc’s Life

Into the heart of Sarawak. [PDF]
Zainal Fitri Zakaria

Book Review

MCQ in General Practice. [PDF]
Loh Keng Yin

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