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SMA News - Past Issues

January 2021

Vol. 53 No. 1

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The Editor's Musings

Dr Tina Tan



COVID-19: Leading the Good Fight

Dr Ganesh Kudva


President's Forum

A New Year, A New Hope

Dr Tan Yia Swam


Council News

Highlights from the Honorary Secretary

Dr Ng Chew Lip


Healthcare Humanity Awards: Celebrating the Winners

Dr Tina Tan



Combating the COVID-19 Threat

Prof Leo Yee Sin and Adj A/Prof Matthias Paul Toh


A Closer Look at COVID-19 Vacines

Dr Leong Hoe Nam


Medicine and the Law: New Section 37 on Standard of Care for Medical Advice

Eric Tin and Dr Alex Cheng Wei Ray



Clinical Care Lessons: Making of the Mobile Swab Station

Dr Ivan Low


Combating a Viral Stigma

Dr Deborah Ng


Doctors in Training

COVID-19: Reflections on the Cusp of Clinical Years

Cheong Yu Qian, Nicole Yong and Woon Chang Yi


AIC Says

Protecting Seniors Against Influenza and Pneumococcal Disease

Agency for Integrated Care



Tourism in Our Own Backyard

Dr Chie Zhi Ying



2021 SMA Membership Lucky Draw


Salute Our Front-line Heroes