PPC Research in Malaysia

PPC Related Research 2014/15 Research/Project 2014 1. A Survey on the Clinical Spectrum of Paediatric Patients with Life-Limiting Disorders who received Palliative Care in Malaysia and their Providers. 2. Understanding Paediatric Deaths from Life-limiting Conditions in Tertiary Hospitals. 3. Paediatric Palliative Care in Malaysia; Survey of Knowledge Base and Barriers to Referral. 4. Paediatric Palliative…

Paediatric Palliative Care (PPC) Related Events

Malaysia 1) Hospis Malaysia’s PPC workshop – https://www.hospismalaysia.org/paediatric-palliative-care International 1) 16th World Congress on Pain – 26th – 30th September 2016  – Yokohama, Japan 2) 3rd Congress on Paediatric Palliative Care, Rome – 16th to 19th November 2016. Link for more information: http://www.maruzza.org/congress-2016/ 3) 11th International Symposium on Paediatric Pain – 6th – 9th July 2017 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Westmead 12th Annual Paediatric Pallative…

Formulary

The Association of Paediatric Palliative Medicine Master Formulary 3rd Edition 2015 (UK) Click Here to Download Boston Children Pediatric Pain and Symptom Management Guidelines 2014 Click Here to Download

Referrals for Newly Diagnosed or T2DM Patients With Inadequate Glycemic Control for Phase III Clinical Trial

Dear Colleague, With the rise of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) amongst pediatric patients, it is imperative to expand safe and effective treatment options. We are  currently participating as investigators for a Phase III sitagliptin research study for pediatric patients with T2DM. As an investigator, we would like to ask for your help with patient referrals.…

Referrals for T2DM Patients Who Are Not Well-Controlled on Metformin Monotherapy for Phase III Clinical Trial

Dear Colleague, With the rise of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) amongst pediatric patients, it is imperative to expand safe and effective treatment options. We are currently participating as investigators for a Phase III sitagliptin research study for pediatric patients with T2DM who are not well-controlled on metformin monotherapy. As an investigator, we would like to…

Prevalence of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes causing invasive and non-invasive disease in South East Asia: A review

This review of prevalence of serotypes causing PD in South East Asia might be of interest to the ASAP fraternity. The serotypes covered under PCV10, Prevenar13 and PPV23 in Malaysia is based on this review. For detail analysis see the attached excel sheet below. Abstract Background: Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of bacterial infections…

Influenza: aiming at a moving target

An interesting video from European Scientists Fighting Influenza website. The online influenza tool is a project of the European Scientific Working group on Influenza (ESWI), a group of multidisciplinary scientists who aim to combat the impact of epidemic and pandemic influenza. Regular communication with healthcare professionals is one of the group’s top priorities. To see…