A Journal of the University of Malta Medical School
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Peter Paul Vassallo
Peter Paul Vassallo graduated Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Malta in 1992. He proceeed to the United Kingdom where he passed surgical examinations with the Royal colleges of surgeons in Edinburgh and Ireland. He underwent military training at the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst and saw operational duties in Northern Ireland and Iraq. Upon his return to Malta he was appointed registrar in cardiothoracic surgery but moved on to be commisioned Surgeon Lieutenant Colonel in the Armed Forses of Malta where he currently practices. Among his many interests watercolour painting is a recent addition.
New gold standard treatment for acute stroke: endovascular thrombectomy using stent- retrievers
Autologous haemodialysis access in Malta
Evaluation Of FRAX® score use in Maltese osteoporosis management guidelines
Women’s satisfaction of the Maltese breast screening programme: a cross-sectional survey
Breast Cancer Patients Diagnosed by National Breast Screening Programme
Pathogenesis of endocrine thyroid cancer
A review of the One Health concept: increasing awareness and collaboration between the Maltese medical and veterinary professionals
Hypopituitarism following Traumatic Brain Injury
Sudden bilateral loss of vision in a 19-year-old man
Primary CNS Lymphoma with Intravitreal Metastasis – using vitreous cavity samples to monitor response to therapy
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