mRNA Vaccine-Associated Myocarditis are Rare and Less Severe Than Following COVID-19

Dr Musa Mohd Nordin, Paediatrician Dr Zulkifli Ismail, Paediatric Cardiologist Asst Prof Mohammad Farhan Rusli, Public Health Physician 11 January 2022   The bulk and thrust of the concerns of the signatories (Concerned Malaysian Medical Practitioners) of the letter to the Prime Minister, Health Minister and Majlis Keselamatan Negara revolves around the association of the…

Berita MPA Newsletter November 2021

  COVID-19 Pandemic Presidency Dear Esteemed Friends and Colleagues, Greetings and hope all are in good health! COVID-19 Pandemic The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic hit us in early 2020, soon after my presidency began. The early phases of the pandemic were periods of much uncertainty and fear, with multiple rounds of movement control orders and lockdowns,…

Vax the Kids

Doctors: Vax children fast

As vaccines for children are only expected to be available at the end of June 2022, health experts warn of difficult months ahead as the young ones continue to be vulnerable to Covid-19. Consultant paediatrician Datuk Dr Amar-Singh HSS said if the country does not move to vaccinate its population of five to 11 years…

Covid-19: Can We Afford To Delay Vaccinating Children Aged 5-11? — Dr Amar-Singh HSS, Dr Hung Liang Choo, Dr Musa Mohd Nordin & Dr Zulkifli Ismail

Vaccinating children will benefit the larger society and reduce the spread of Covid-19, minimising breakthrough infections and serious illness in vulnerable adults. Many parents were dismayed by the recent announcement by health minister Khairy Jamaluddin that vaccines for children aged 5 to 11 years will only arrive at the end of June 2022. This means that children…

Berita MPA Newsletter August 2021

  COVID-19, Lockdowns, Uncertain Times and The Impact… Dear Esteemed Friends and Colleagues, Greetings and hope all are in good health! After more than 1 year of lockdowns and social distancing, we all need some social activities to remain sane and healthy. The next MPA annual congress would be the 11th Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society…