The Reality of COVID-19 Infection Risk Among Healthcare Workers Last updated on
Early this year, videos of healthcare workers (HCWs) from China went viral. They were shown worrying for their own and their family’s health after handling COVID-19 patients. That fear reached our shores ever since Malaysia reported our first COVID-19 case, and unfortunately it was not left unfounded. In mid-September, Health Minister Dr Adham Baba announced [...]
RX Plus Vol 2: Change, the Constant Last updated on
Our generation has a problem with choices. From quarrelling over evidence-based choice of antibiotics to debating the venue for dinner, we seem to have a problem choosing the “path to walk down.” Even in the pharmacy world, graduates have to pause to think the path they wish to walk down – to take care of [...]
RX Plus Vol 1: Beyond Limits Last updated on
“So… what’s the plan after our contract ends?” “Meh, it’s a long way more.  I’ll think about it then.” The above conversation is pretty much the answer I got from each PRP (and to a certain extent, FRPs) that I meet. In case you wonder why that sounds so familiar - well, that’s because it’s [...]
Potential use of Convalescent Plasma in COVID-19: A journey of thought-sharing on MPS-YPC towards worldwide scientific community Last updated on
Remember the write-up I wrote about the use of convalescent plasma in COVID-19 a few months back? Fret not, here’s the link for you to catch up about it (if you wish to do so) before indulging the rest of this follow-up article regarding my first ever scientific publication on this topic. How it all [...]
Pandemic Struggles Vol 4 – Doctors (Part II) Last updated on
Continuing our Pandemic Struggles series, we take a closer look at the struggles faced by our colleagues in the medical profession. In the second half of our Doctors Two-Parter Episode, we are glad to have Dr Hema Darshinee Johnson, a Medical Officer since December 2018 from the Radiology and Oncology Department from Hospital Sultan Ismail, [...]