Medical Journal of Malaysia

MED J MALAYSIA VOL 68 NO. 2 April 2013


The Chronic Care Model: Will it Work in Malaysia for Hypertension?
Y C Chia

Preventing Mother-to-child Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus - A Success Story Which Can Be Enhanced
S S Tan, A Chua

Original Articles

Prevalence of Depression in Stroke Patients With Vascular Dementia in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center
K F Khoo, H J Tan, R Rosdinom, A A Raymond, M I Norlinah, A Shamsul, W Y Nafisah

Evaluation of Community and Family Case Studies (CFCS): A Community based training of medical students
H Yadav

The Activity Leading to ACL Injury and the ability to Resume Duty following Reconstructive Surgery in Malaysian Military Patients
T M S Tengku Muzaffar, A Shahrulazua, K Musa, M N Masdiamin, D M Fuad, H M Amiruddin

Prevalence of macrolide resistance and in vitro activities of six antimicrobial agents against clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae from a multi-center surveillance in Malaysia
J Jayakayatri, M T Niazlin, M D Mohd Nasir, M Siti Norbaya, M Y Rohani, J Farida, S R Sagineedu, K Arunkumar

Pacifier Use and its Association with Breastfeeding and Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) in Children Below 2 Years Old
Z M Siti, S Joanita, J Khairun Nisa, M N Balkish, A Tahir

Community-based cardiovascular Risk Factors Intervention Strategies (CORFIS) in managing hypertension: A pragmatic non-randomised controlled trial
W H H Low, W Seet, A S Ramli, K K Ng, H Jamaiyah, S P Dan, C L Teng, V K M Lee, S S Chua, M Y Faridah Aryani, T Karupaiah, W S S Chee, P P Goh, M Zaki, TO Lim & the CORFIS Study Group

Antibiotic Prescribing for Upper Respiratory Tract Infections in Sarawak District Hospitals
B P Kho, C M Y Ong, F T Y Tan, C Y Wee

Prevalence of Asymptomatic Atrial Fibrillation in Malaysian Patients with Hypertension
J S Wong, B Rawa, A Fazlina, I Rosmadi, A Y Y Fong

Hepatitis B seroprevalence among University of Malaya Students in the Post-universal Infant Vaccination Era
K P Ng, Y F Ngeow, K Rozainah, M Rosmawati

The Pattern of Death Related to Trauma Cases Presented to The Emergency Department of A Tertiary University Hospital
N A R Nik Hisamuddin, M H Hardawani

Association of creatinine clearance with neutropenia in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy with fluorouracil, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide (FAC)
J E Montoya, H G Luna, A B Morelos, M M Catedral, A L Lava, J R Amparo, G R Cristal-Luna

Herbal Ingestion During Pregnancy and Post-Partum Period is A Cause For Concern
C S Teoh, M H I Aizul, W M Wan Fatimah Suriyani, S H Ang, M Z Nurul Huda, M I Nor Azlinl, J Rohana

Case Reports

Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm in an elderly woman
H B B Foong, M Chong, E M Taylor, J A Carlson, T Petrella

Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Presenting with Intraluminal Tracheal Mass Symptoms
M Irfan, H Ali

Intramuscular Sternohyoid Hemangioma: An Unusual Neck Mass
M Irfan, Mohd Najeb Soleh, Khairul Shakir Abdul Rahman, T S Sharifah Emilia

Cutaneous Lesions As A Presenting Sign Of Metastases In Male Breast Cancer: A Rare Clinical Entity
P Sangeetha, Zon E J Lee, W Y Lim, S R G Navarasi, M D Fauziah, M Ibtisam

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery In A Patient With Asymptomatic Brugada Syndrome
J M Raj, K Kuhan, M Nik Marzuki, A R Md Zamri, B Balaji, Y S Chong, A Sachithanandan

Iatrogenic corneal perforation in Terrien Marginal Degeneration
M R Kursiah

Post-Operative Immunohistochemical Diagnosis of Two Synchronous Primary Non-Small Cell Lung Cancers in A Single Lobe
A Sachithanandan, N Yatizah

Left Bundle Branch Block Under General Anaesthesia in an Athlete's Heart
D T Kumaravadivel, A Z Nor Azian, S Thiruselvi, J Abdul Aziz

Melioidosis and Peritoneal Dialysis Related Peritonitis
K W Wong

Gradual Recovery from Bilateral Severe Sensorineural Hearing Loss post Motor Vehicle Accident
A A Yaroko, B Shahrjerdi, M D Md Khairi

Ultrasonic Scissors-Assisted 'Open-Book' Thyroidectomy in Massive Goiter Compressing Airway and Causing Unilateral Vocal Cord Paralysis
M Irfan, Ali Ango Yaroko, S M Najeb, Centilnathan Periasamy

Letters To Editor

The Late Sequalae of Coronary Artery in A Grown Up Kawasaki Disease Patient
K L Yew

Stroke care in Pusat Perubatan UKM; the actual picture
S Ramesh, WY WN Nafisah Wan Yahya, H J Tan, M I Norlinah

Continuing Medical Education

Cardiovascular Effects of Common Analgesics
H T Ong, L M Ong, T E Tan, K Y Chean