Annals

May 2022

Volume 51 Number 5

 


CONTENTS
Editorial
Sepsis and cardiovascular events: The story so far

Bin Mohamed Noor Imran


Letter to the Editor
Optimum follow-up period of arthroscopic and mini-open rotator cuff repairs

Harish Sivasubramanian, et al.


Images in Medicine
Nitrous oxide and cervical myelopathy

Gee Jin Ng and Yi Rong Chiew 


Latest News
RESULTS OF ELECTION OF COUNCIL MEMBERS (2022-2024), ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE
6 Jun 2022

By the closing deadline on 2 June 2022 at 2359 hours, a total of 915 eBallot votes were received, out of 2,772 eBallots issued to eligible voters. View more


Support For Doctors Facing Disciplinary Proceedings
3 Jun 2022

As announced by the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) on 1 June 2022, the Academy of Medicine Singapore, College of Family Physicians Singapore, and Singapore Medical Association (“the Professional Bodies”) have jointly established a support programme for doctors who face disciplinary proceedings with effect from 1 June 2022. This programme is open to all registered doctors in Singapore and not only to members. Read More


NOMINATIONS FOR ELECTED COUNCILLORS (2022-2024)
7 Apr 2022

Nominations are now open for six (6) Elected Council members. View more


SEAH CHENG SIANG MEMORIAL RESEARCH AWARD 2021
15 Mar 2022

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore and the College of Clinician Scientists are pleased to announce that Dr Huang Zhongwei has been awarded the Seah Cheng Siang Memorial Research Award 2021 for his research project entitled dlg circRNA and Proteins are Implicated in Reproductive Ageing in Women and Associated with Reproductive Outcomes. View more


STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE CLINICAL CLAIMS RESOLUTION PROCESS
9 Nov 2021

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore supports the initiative on the establishment of the Clinical Claims Resolution Process (CCRP) to resolve Integrated Shield Plans (IPs) claim disputes of a clinical nature, as announced by the Ministry of Health. View more


MEDIA REPORT: CLINICAL CLAIMS RESOLUTION PROCESS
9 Nov 2021

The Clinical Claims Resolution Process (CCRP), a new process that is administered by the Academy of Medicine, Singapore to facilitate the resolution of clinically related Integrated Shield Plan claim disputes, received media coverage. View more


MEDIA REPORT: COVID-19 WEBINARS BY COLLEGE OF CLINICIAN SCIENTISTS
25 Oct 2021

The two COVID-19 webinars organised by the College of Clinician Scientists, Academy of Medicine, Singapore on 16 and 23 October 2021 received media coverage. View more


THE STRAITS TIMES FORUM: ASPIRIN RECOMMENDED FOR PATIENTS WITH KNOWN CORONARY HEART DISEASE
20 Oct 2021

The Chapter of Cardiologists, College of Physicians, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, Singapore Heart Foundation and Singapore Cardiac Society issued a joint letter to the Straits Times Forum Page in response to the article, "Daily aspirin may harm more than help seniors: US medical panel". View more