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Volume 20 Issue 1, March 2008

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Guest Editorial

The best of both worlds: How primary care can save lives and money

David Haslam


Review Article

The expanding role of nuclear medicine in therapeutic strategies

Mark Anthony Aquilina


Original Article

A review of the practice of requesting skull x-rays from the Emergency Department of St Luke's Hospital

Mary Rose Cassar, David Ellul, Tatyana Mintoff, Mark Camilleri

Higher order multiple pregnancy outcomes in the Maltese islands 2000-2004

Charles Savona-Ventura, Miriam Gatt, Katya Vella, Stephen Grima

Declining Visceral Leishmaniasis in Malta

Cecil Vella, Victor Grech


Case Report

Nicorandil-induced oral ulceration

Marilou Ciantar, John Gibson


In Practice

Asthma in childhood

Marie Claire Formosa


Historical Perspective

Medical pluralism and its impact on illness in 16th and 17th century Malta

Carmel Cassar


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