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Volume 24 Issue 3, 2012

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Editorial

Editorial

Josanne Vassallo


Review Article

Parenteral glutamine in critical illness: just what the gut needs

Edgar Pullicino

Relevance of pharmacogenomics for developing countries in Europe: implementation in the Maltese population

Christina Mitropoulou, Godfrey Grech, Anthony G Fenech, Joseph Borg, Konstantinos Mitropoulos, Athanassios Vozikis, George P. Patrinos


Original Article

Hepatitis B infection in Malta: a retrospective cross sectional study

Roberta Vella, Danica Spiteri, Angel Farrugia, Nichola Caruana, James Pocock

Cannabis use and age of admission to a psychiatric unit for first episode of psychosi

Anton Grech, Nigel Camilleri, Rachel Taylor

Dementia in Malta: new prevalence estimates and projected trends

Anthony Scerri, Charles Scerri

Prevalence of obesity in a paediatric outpatient clinic

Joseph Mizzi, Samuel Aquilina, Cecil Vella

Attitudes of family doctors, attached to the Department of Family Medicine, towards consulting and treating young people

Pierre Mallia, Bridget Ellul, Jurgen Abela


Case Report

Mitral valve infective endocarditis following device occlusion of a coronary artery fistula

Simon Attard-Montalto, Christine Galea, David Pace, Mark Bailey, Victor Grech, Joseph DeGiovanni

Traumatic rupture of the aorta: a case report and discussion of clinical features

Alexander Manché, Aaron Casha, Vladimir Tomic, Mario Zerafa

Hypomagnesemia and vitamin D deficiency complicating bisphosphonate induced hypocalcaemia

Josephine Bigeni, Antoine Vella


Historical Perspective

Child anthropomorphy in the mid-20th century in the Maltese Islands

Charles Savona-Ventura, Christopher Scerri


Original Article

The use of salt in restaurants

Petra Mallia, Charmaine Gauci


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