Annals

September 2021

Volume 50 Number 9

 


CONTENTS
Commentary
An armed assailant in our hospital: Are we prepared?

Sohil Pothiawala, et al.


Letter to the Editor
Impact of COVID-19 on paediatric and OBGYN residency training in Singapore

Jason Lam Shang Leen, et al.


Images in Medicine
A rare case of thigh asymmetry in an infant

Reddy Ravikanth


Latest News
THE STRAITS TIMES: MORE CANCER PATIENTS GETTING VACCINATED AGAINST COVID-19, SAYS NATIONAL CANCER CENTRE SINGAPORE
20 Oct 2021

The Straits Times article featured the COVID-19 Webinar, ‘COVID-19 Vaccination For Cancer Patients: What You Need To Know’, organised by the College of Clinician Scientists on 23 October 2021. View more


ASKST: IF MUM GETS COVID-19, WILL THE UNBORN BABY GET IT TOO?
18 Oct 2021

Will COVID-19 mRNA vaccines harm the foetus? Are booster shots recommended for pregnant women? These were some questions raised by pregnant women and members of the public during a COVID-19 webinar on 16 October 2021, organised by the College of Clinician Scientists. View more


THE STRAITS TIMES: MORE UNVACCINATED PREGNANT WOMEN WITH COVID-19 HOSPITALISED IN SINGAPORE
17 Oct 2021

The COVID-19 Webinar organised by the College of Clinician Scientists entitled ‘COVID-19 Vaccination in Pregnancy: Should I have the vaccine, and will it harm my baby?’ on 16 October 2021 received media coverage from The Straits Times. View more


ANNOUNCEMENT FOR MASTER-ELECT (2021-2022)
29 Sep 2021

I am pleased to announce that Associate Professor Alan Ng Wei Keong has been duly elected and will serve as Master-Elect of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore for 2021-2022. View more


NOMINATION FOR MASTER-ELECT 2021
9 Sep 2021

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore is now inviting nominations by voting Fellows for the post of Master-Elect. Only Elected Council Members shall be eligible for the post. View more


COUNCIL (2021-2022) OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE
23 Aug 2021

At the conclusion of the 43rd Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore on 21 August 2021, we are pleased to announce the composition of the Academy’s Council for the term 2021-2022. View more


INCREASE IN ANNALS' IMPACT FACTOR
2 Jul 2021

Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore is excited to announce its latest Impact Factor of 2.473 for 2020, and 5-year Impact Factor of 2.42. View more


MEDIA REPORT: JOINT STATEMENT ON COVID-19 VACCINATION AND MYOCARDITIS/PERICARDITIS
15 Jun 2021

The joint statement by Chapter of Cardiologists, College of Physicians, Singapore (AMS) and Singapore Cardiac Society on the relation between COVID-19 vaccination and myocarditis/pericarditis received media coverage. View more