• 3 dokter lain yang berkontribusi besar dalam kemajuan dunia kesehatan
    Vaksin ini kecil tetapi poten. Pada 12 April 2055, banyak berita menyebut bahwa penelitian skala besar mengenai Vaksin Polio berhasil dilakukan dan menjadi sensasi besar di publik di masa itu.
  • Are there any perks to hiring millennial healthcare professionals over experienced ones?
    Millennials are getting a lot of flak these days, from nicknames like 'Strawberry Generation' to the bad rep of being seemingly 'self-entitled and spoiled'. More than this when it comes to the workplace though, is that millennials are commonly thought of to lack experience, a crucial component that managers everywhere in the healthcare industry will look for when hiring to expand a team. Yet all is not lost, and times are changing as educational institutions gradually realise the importance of real-world experience and attempt to inculcate this.
  • A closer look at kindness and compassion in the medical setting
    More and more, the importance of kindness and compassion in patient treatment is being touted as a necessity, and even scientific reports have jumped on the bandwagon, providing piece after piece evidence to prove this. In this article, Dr Jennifer Winter brings us through why this is so vital, from a doctor's perspective.
  • Eksisi dengan vakum berhasil diaplikasikan untuk manajemen kanker payudara
    Invasi minimal, prosedur dilakukan hanya dengan menusuk jarum ke kulit selama 30 menit. Hanya dibutuhkan waktu sebentar untuk masa penyembuhan dan kemudian pasien bisa langsung pulang dan kembali melakukan aktivitasnya sehari-hari.
  • Should circumcision policies change in light of various benefits?
    A group of researchers at the University of Sydney have recently claimed that circumcision should be a desirable public health intervention, as the benefits of the procedure appear to outweigh the risks.
  • New clinical guidelines prescribe exercise as first-line therapy for lower back pain
    The American College of Physicians have revised the guidelines for management of lower back pain, advising clinicians to prescribe treatments such as heat therapy and yoga before resorting to pharmaceutical options.
  • Seorang pria dengan 59 kg tumor yang disalah artikan sebagai lemak
    "Kami pernah melihat pasien neurofibromatosis sebelumnya, tetapi ini merupakan tumor saraf terbesar yang pernah kami temui," kata kepala dokter bedah Chen Minliang.
  • News Bites: Malaria parasites secrete substance to attract mosquitoes, Exchanging bacteria to fight BO
    This week, a compound in Brazilian peppertree berries, copper-infused sheets and copper-covered surfaces can fight against superbugs. Japanese researchers have also developed a goggle-shaped device to detect glaucoma quickly and accurately.
  • Nurses and delegation: 5 tips to ensure an effective exchange
    At some point in every successful nurse's career, being overwhelmed with tasks will require you to learn the delicate art of delegation in order to function more effectively. Delegation is the transfer of responsibility for the performance of a task from one person to another, and if carried out well, will afford you the required space and time to concentrate on more difficult patient issues and deal with them successfully.
  • MACC arrests seven doctors in Penang "express health checks" syndicate
    The Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission has arrested eight healthcare workers for offering "express health checks" to drivers who are renewing or applying for a Public Service Vehicle (PSV) license. All are currently being investigated.
  • Housemen in Malaysia driven to quit by stress
    Unable to cope with the long working hours and other pressures in the medical field, many house officers in Malaysia fail to turn up for work or resign without completing their training.
  • Sistem kesehatan untuk Generasi H
    Banyak sistem kesehatan sekarang lebih banyak berfokus untuk pengobatan penyakit bukan melakukan pencegahan seperti makanan sehat, bernutrisi. Yang menyebabkannya menjadi lebih buruk adalah kurangnya jumlah tenaga kesehatan di dunia.
  • Plastic surgeon fined for unlawful access of SGH computer system
    Dr Leo Kah Woon downloaded a keylogging software to intercept his wife’s communications and illegally used the Singapore General Hospital’s computer system to access data, after he suspected that she was having an affair.