UPACARA PERASMIAN KONGRES KE EMPAT PULUH PERSATUAN PEDIATRIK MALAYSIA

TITAH DULI YANG MAHA MULIA RAJA PERMAISURI PERAK DARUL RIDZUAN TUANKU ZARA SALIM   UPACARA PERASMIAN KONGRES KE EMPAT PULUH                       PERSATUAN PEDIATRIK MALAYSIA   TARIKH: 25 ZULHIJJAH 1439 / 6 SEPTEMBER 2018 (KHAMIS) MASA: 9.30 PAGI TEMPAT:  PUSAT KONVENSYEN IPOH.     ‘MATLAMAT PEMBANGUNAN LESTARI; MENANGANI MASALAH MASYARAKAT DAN KANAK-KANAK TERPINGGIR’      …

Overdiagnosis Problematic in Pediatric Medicine

TORONTO — In pediatric medicine, unnecessary testing can be eliminated without compromising outcomes if every physician simply asks how the test will benefit the patient, new data show. Overtesting and overdiagnosis is prevalent in pediatrics, said Eric Coon, MD, from the University of Utah School of Medicine Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City. And…

Keeping Communities Healthy: The Islamic Paradigm

Musa Mohd Nordin   Abstract One of the five matters before being overtaken by its opposite as advocated by the Prophet (SAW) was “your health, before you fall sick” (Muslim). This concept of the Prophet’s Medicine (Tibb Nabawi) has been much discussed and unfortunately misunderstood, even abused in recent times. This paper attempts to examine…

Should Neonatologists Give Opinions Withdrawing Lifesustaining Treatment?

26 December 2016 J.S. Blumenthal-Barby, PhD, a Laura Loftis, MD, a Christy L. Cummings, MD, b William Meadow, MD, PhD, cMonica Lemmon, MD, d Peter A. Ubel, MD, d Laurence McCullough, PhD, a Emily Rao, BA, e John D. Lantos, MDf An infant has a massive intracranial hemorrhage. She is neurologically abstract devastated and ventilator-dependent. The prognosis for pulmonary or neurologic recovery is bleak. The physicians and parents face a choice: withdraw the ventilator…