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Long-term oral testosterone undecanoate significantly improved IPSS quality of life scores in a 1-year, randomised, multicentre, double-blind trial among aging hypogonadal men.
Rachel Soon, 01 Jun 2016

The inclusion of statins in managing chronic kidney disease (CKD) may help reduce patient mortality from stroke and possibly other cardiovascular events, according to an expert at the 7th Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual Congress.

Rachel Soon, 01 Jun 2016

Patients with hypercholesterolaemia with unchanging LDL-cholesterol levels after 6 weeks of statin treatment should be actively assessed for either statin intolerance or resistance, says an expert at the 7th Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual Congress.

Prof. Cyrus Rustam Kumana, 07 Jul 2016

This case scenario was presented at a grand round in the Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong. Unlike traditional grand rounds that directly or indirectly deal with clinical challenges posed by patients, this one was equally about doctors and how they care for their charges. All doctors who tend patients dread being implicated on the receiving end of medico-legal proceedings. This topic is therefore intimately linked to the professionalism of doctors, their standing in the community, and the ethical aspects of how they interact with patients and relatives.

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1. Canty D and Zeisel S, Lecithin and Choline in Human Health and Disease, Nutrition Reviews, 1994; 52 (10): 327-339
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Health Canada. Choline: Monograph, .September, 2009. http://webprod.hc-sc.gc.ca/nhpid-bdipsn/monoReq.do?id=195&lang=eng (accessed 18th January 2012)
3. Hendler SS. PDR for nutritional supplements 2nd edition. Montvale, Physicians desk reference, 2008
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NHMRC, Chromium, Nutrient Reference Values for Australia and New Zealand, Commonwealth of Australia 2006; 235-240
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Most Read Articles
01 Jun 2015
Long-term oral testosterone undecanoate significantly improved IPSS quality of life scores in a 1-year, randomised, multicentre, double-blind trial among aging hypogonadal men.
Rachel Soon, 01 Jun 2016

The inclusion of statins in managing chronic kidney disease (CKD) may help reduce patient mortality from stroke and possibly other cardiovascular events, according to an expert at the 7th Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual Congress.

Rachel Soon, 01 Jun 2016

Patients with hypercholesterolaemia with unchanging LDL-cholesterol levels after 6 weeks of statin treatment should be actively assessed for either statin intolerance or resistance, says an expert at the 7th Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual Congress.

Prof. Cyrus Rustam Kumana, 07 Jul 2016

This case scenario was presented at a grand round in the Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong. Unlike traditional grand rounds that directly or indirectly deal with clinical challenges posed by patients, this one was equally about doctors and how they care for their charges. All doctors who tend patients dread being implicated on the receiving end of medico-legal proceedings. This topic is therefore intimately linked to the professionalism of doctors, their standing in the community, and the ethical aspects of how they interact with patients and relatives.