Table of contents (Vol 9, No 8)
EDITORIAL

Central Assessment of Computed Tomography brain scans
 

This editorial highlights the central assessment of Computed Tomography (CT) brain scans for international stroke trials.

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By Lesley Ann Cala

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RESEARCH

Attitudes toward the use of baby walkers among healthcare personnel
 

This study shows the rate of use, rate of injury and the attitude towards the use of Baby Walkers among health workers.

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By Mazen M Alessa, Wafa Al-Qabandi, Majda Humoud

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The influence of social support on cognitive impairment in the elderly
 

This study highlights about low social support which found to be a predictor and an attributable risk for cognitive decline among elderly Malaysians.

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By Abdul Rashid, Azizah Ab Manan, Siti Rohana

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A descriptive study of patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome
 

This study offers a 10-year retrospective epidemiologic study of GBS patients attending an Australian tertiary level hospital, with long-term (12-month) outcome data.

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By Emma Foster

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CASE STUDY

Septic arthritis caused by pet rodents: A diagnostic dilemma
 

This case study highlights that Rat Bite Fever needs prompt treatment and should be kept in mind in an acute febrile illness in individuals with compatible history.

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By Ehsan Mahmoodi, Christopher Grainge, Alexander Erdstein, Gabrielle O’kane

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Mesothelioma - A rare cause of dysphagia
 

This case study explains that Mesothelioma can very rarely present as localized form. Posterior mediastinal mesothelioma is a very uncommon presentation for malignant mesothelioma.

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By Swati Vishwanathan, Adebayo Fasanya, Farshaad Bilimoria, Parth Rali

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BOOK REVIEW

Book Review
 

Descriptions of Medical Fungi by Sarah Kidd, Catriona Halliday, Hellen Alexiou, and David Ellis.

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By Peralam Yegneswaran Prakash

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