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Special Theme Issue on Palliative Care

Dying Well

Guest Editorial

An Idea Whose Time Has Come
By Dr Jeremy Lim


President’s Forum

Living and Dying Well
By Dr Chong Yeh Woei, 51st SMA President



A Friend and a Comrade – Eulogy for Dr Balaji
By Dr Lee Wei Ling

Dying Well

The Last Stop
By Dr Toh Han Chong, Editor

Interview with Tony Nash
By Dr Jeremy Lim

“Why Hospice?”
By Dr Seet Ai Mee

If Not for Them
By Dr Angel Lee

Sure To Die
By Prof Chee Yam Cheng, Editorial Board Member

Better Early Than Late
By Dr Tan Poh Kiang, Editorial Board Member

Palliative Care in the NUS Undergraduate Medical Curriculum
By Dr Noreen Chan, Dr Kok Jaan Yang and Dr Ong Wah Ying

End-of-Life Decisions: What are Singapore Doctors' Attitudes?
By Dr Jacqueline Chin and Dr Jacinta Tan

Palliative Medicine & Hospice Care - a timeline
By Gracia Ong

To Cure Sometimes, To Relieve Often, To Comfort Always
By Dr Tan Yia Swam, Deputy Editor

Palliative Medicine: "The Road Less Travelled"
By Dr Mervyn Koh

By Dr Ong Eng Koon

Rachel House
By Lynna Chandra


What’s Up Doc?

Interview with Dr Deborah Watkinson
By Dr Jeremy Lim



Powering Up Palliative Care – What’s Needed?
By Dr Jeremy Lim



Situational Awareness Quiz

News in Brief

Investigational Hepatitis E Vaccine Found To Completely Block Disease


Osler's Notes

Osler's Notes


Sensory Dine

Wild Rocket and Waku-Ghin – World Class Palate-ive Care
By Stefanie Yuen Thio


Sensory Travel

Prague, Czech it Out!
By Dr Martin Chio, Editorial Board Member

Sensory Travel Perks

These and more


CME Calendar

Calendar of CME Activities

SMA News October issue mailbag insert

Living Well, Leaving Well
By Lien Foundation

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