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Volume 17 Issue 4, November 2005

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Editorial

Our Raison d'Être?

Josanne Vassallo


Practice Guidelines Launch

Outline of the 2005 European Resuscitation Council Guidelines

Mary Rose Cassar, Diane Tabone


Review Article

Nicotine: Pharmacology and Therapeutic Implications in Neurodegenerative and Psychiatric Disorders

Charles Scerri

Eradicating Chronic Hepatitis C Viraemia. Lessons learnt during the last decade

Edgar Pullicino


Original Article

Is there a Need for a Chest Pain Observation Unit in St Luke's Hospital and will it be cost effective?

Mary Rose Cassar, Kevin Zammit, Wojciech Sawicki, Claire Falzon

Chronologic and Dental Ages of Maltese Schoolchildren - A Pilot Study

Kevin Briffa, Nicholas Busuttil Dougall, James Galea, David Mifsud, Simon Camilleri


MMJ Student Research Competition

Skin thickness as a Predictor of Bone Mineral Density

Melanie Burg, Claire Cordina, Kristelle Vassallo


Original Article

Are Radiology Request Forms Adequately Filled In? An Audit Assessing Local Practice

Ruben Depasquale, Malcolm P Crockford


Case Report

Bone Graft Stabilisation with an Osseointegrated Implant Retained Prosthesis

Simon Camilleri, Mark Diacono


In Practice

Foot Pain

Aaron Formosa


Medical Education

Evaluating a Trainee's Progress in Surgical Dexterity

Alexander Manché, Kevin Schembri


Occasional Paper

Telling Patients the Truth

Denis Soler


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