Volume 6 Number 1

Editor’s Note


Review Articles

Obstructive sleep apnoea hypopnoea syndrome – an overview.
Wan Haniza Wan Mohamad, Tengku Saifudin Tengku Ismail

Haematinics for anaemia in the elderly.
Khoo Siew Beng

Original Articles

Effectiveness of computerized visual screening tool used in driving schools in Malaysia.
Haliza Abdul Mutalib, Md Muziman Syah Md Mustafa Syah, Norliza Mohammad Fadzil

A comparison of morbidity patterns in public and private primary care clinics in Malaysia.
Mimi Omar, Tong Seng Fah, Nordin Saleh, Teng Cheong Lieng, Khoo Ee Ming, Abdul Kareem Abdul Rahman, Zailinawati Abu Hassan, Verna Lee Kar Mun, Chen Wei Seng, Wan Mohd Shihabudin Wan Mamat, Noridah Mohd Salleh, Fauziah Zainal Ehsan

Case Reports

Palliative care for a child: role of a primary care doctor.
Tan Chai Eng, Mohd Radzniwan Rashid, Khairani Omar, Ednin Hamzah.

The blue man who presented with a stroke.
Koh Kwee Choy, Wong Mun Hoe.

Pre-auricular sinus: an uncommon presentation.
Johnson Ng Wei Siang, Chew Yok Kuan, Tan Keng Lu, Chong Aun Wee

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Test Your Knowledge

An adult patient with nail abnormality.
Koh Kwee Choy.

A clerk with back pain.
Esha Das Gupta, Nalini Somaweera.

A still born baby with cranial vault defects.
Loh Keng Yin, Nazimah Idris


Management of hypertension.
Abdul Rashid A Rahman, Khalid Yusoff, Chia Yook Chin.

Management of major depressive disorder (MDD).
Lim Chong Hum, Baizury Bashah.

MFP Reviewers 2011

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