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Volume 19 Issue 4, December 2007

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Editorial

Brave New Hospital
(Apologies to Aldous Huxley)

Josanne Vassallo


Review Article

Why palliative care? Encountering challenging issues

Elaine Cachia

Traffic, diesel and asthma: A literature review

Gabriel Schembri


Original Article

Bacterial atmospheric contamination during routine dental activity

Neville Debattista, Mario Zarb, John M. Portelli

Reverse engineering applied to a lumbar vertebra

André Lupi, Zdenka Sant


Case Report

A resistant case of Kawasaki Disease

Shirley Mulvaney, Cecil Vella, Victor Grech


In Practice

Syndrome X

Jessica Muscat


Historical Perspective

Outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis in Gozo in 1887
Manuscript Report dated 31st May 1887

B. Mercieca


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