Medical Journal of Malaysia

MED J MALAYSIA Vol 71 NO. 3, June 2016

Original Articles

Cross-sectional study on knowledge of chronic kidney disease among medical outpatient clinic patients
Chiun Yann Ng, Zhong Shiun Lee, Kiam Seong Goh

Generation and characterisation of human umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stem cells by explant method
Zuraidah Yusoff, Maryam Maqbool, Elizabeth George, Roshida Hassan, Rajesh Ramasamy

Prophylactic bilateral internal iliac artery balloon occlusion in the management of placenta accreta: A 36-month review
Yiap Loong Tan, Haris Suharjono, Nina Lee Jing Lau, Hian Yan Voon

Community-acquired bacteremia in Paediatrics: Epidemiology, aetiology and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in a tertiary care centre, Malaysia
Nor Azizah Abu, Fadzilah Mohd Nor, Mariam Mohamad, Anis Siham Zainal Abidin, Ariza Adnan, Noor Shafina Mohd Nor, A Anita Kaur

Association of Cobb angle progression and neuraxial abnormality on MRI in asymptomatic Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Faizah Mohd Zaki, Ng Kai Ling, Te Boon Chin, Mohd Hafizuddin Azman, Nur Aifaa Liah, Nurhanisah Mohd Razali, Azmi Baharudin, Hamzaini Abdul Hamid

Acute kidney injury following coronary artery bypass graft surgery in a tertiary public hospital in Malaysia: an analysis of 1228 consecutive cases
Hiew Khee Chun, Anand Sachithanandan, Mohamad Arif Muhammad Nor, Balaji Badmanaban, Abdul Muiz Jasid, Faisal Ismail, Hamdan Leman, Evi Diana Omar

Routine measurements of cord arterial blood lactate levels in infants delivering at term and prediction of neonatal outcome
Revathy Natesan Subramaniam

Continuing Medical Education

Serotype prevalence of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Malaysia – the need for carriage studies
Hannah C. McNeil, Stuart C. Clarke

Case Reports

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm as A Cause of Ortner’s Syndrome – A Case Series
Ismazizi Zaharudin, Zainal Ariffin Azizi

Allergic reaction to stainless steel sternotomy wires requiring removal: A case report and literature review
Jacinta Marie Lopez, Anand Sachithanandan, Margaret Leow Poh Gaik

Polypoid endometriosis of post vaginal fornix: utility of MRI imaging of pelvis with diffusion weighted imaging for diagnosis
Wei Ping Tham, Inny Busmanis, Wei Ching Tan, Jin Wei Kwek

Cardiac tamponade: a rare but preventable complication of central venous catheter in neonates
Raymond Warouw Atmawidjaja, Mohd Azri bin Zainal Abidin, Intan Hakimah Ismail

Primary breast tuberculosis (TB) in a patient with known invasive breast carcinoma: A case report
Chang Haur Lee, Siti Zubaidah Sharif

Gram-negative infection as an unusual cause of endocarditis in a hemodialysis patient
Shobana Balakrishnan, Ali Aamar, Susan Rhee, Sammy Zakaria, Waseem Khaliq

Sinonasal angioleiomyoma
Yu Wei Lau, Vikneswaran Tharumalingam, Tee Yong Tan, Ing Ping Tang