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NUHCS in the News

 

2017

15 April

Prevention is always better than cure when it comes to your heart

 

7 April

Science Briefs - Cardiac Disease-Dementia link found

 

14 March

Addressing the unmet need of high-risk cholesterol patients

 

8 March

Study examines best time to screen for sleep apnea after heart attack


6 March

A parent's grief: When a child in Singapore needs a heart transplant


14 February

心血管病疗法将有新改变

 

12 January

OSA tied to diastolic dysfunction in heart attack patients

 

03 January 

与糖尿病战 从自身开始

 

2016

28 December

Young people who experienced a heart attack still has the potential to live longer

 

27 December

糖尿病冠心病患者 可从微创疗法获益

 

20 December

心电图检测应多久做一次

 

15 December

Young heart attack survivors still at risk

研究: 40岁以下年轻心脏病患多为吸烟者

 

22 November

Docs here treat congenital heart defect sans open heart surgery

国大心脏中心新科技心脏病人无需剖胸替代器官也能植入

 

22 November

40岁以上男性易患心脏疾病

 

20 September

国大心脏基金筹款 资助穷困病患

 

29 August

健康娜件事:女性心脏疾病

 

21 August

健康娜件事:周边血管疾病 

 

14 August

联合晚报:何时需要动手术?

 

18 June

Vital to screen heart patients for sleep disorder

 

17 June

S'poreans face heart failure 10 years before Westerners
(Study initiated by Professor Mark Richards)

 

13 May

NUH 'scores a first in Asia' with heart op

 

11 May

Study finds poorer long-term survival rates for diabetic heart-bypass patients

 

21 April
How do coronary heart disease (CHD) patients exercise?

 

15 March

New heart failure drug approved for use here

 

18 January

Lianhe Zaobao: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and how to curb it

 

14 January

Lianhe Zaobao: How to increase "good cholesterol"

 

13 January

Daily consumption of 600mg caffeine may lead to irregular heart rhythm

 

12 January

The Straits Times: The Oily Truth

 

2015

05 November

Lianhe Wanbao: Failed initially to get into medical school, now a renowned doctor

 

20 October

Straits Times, Mind Your Body: Telehealth helps spread medical Net wider

Straits Times, Mind Your Body: Managing hypertension via telehealth

 

06 October

Valve offers new hope for heart patients

 

12 August

TODAY: Excess cholesterol can hurt limbs too


July

Singaporeans get coronary artery disease earlier than the Dutch who cycle

 

2014

30 October

The Straits Times: Stroke or heart attack? 

 

23 October

The Straits Times: Team studying way to modify cells to stop next heart attack

 

26 September

tabla!: Cooking for a healthy heart

 

25 September

联合早报: 地沟油如何威胁健康

 

18 September

联合早报: 国大与超市合作 特设较健康食品陈列架

 

31 July

TODAY: Four receive President's Award for Nurses this year

 

12 June

The Straits Times, Mind Your Body: Get moving 

 

03 June

The Straits Times: Heart patients in S’pore younger than those in West

 

My Paper: Heart failure hits Asians 10 years earlier

 

02 June

新明日报: 亚洲病人平均 60岁心脏衰竭 比美国人早12年

 

21 February

The Business Times: A first-rate medical support system

 

23 January

联合早报: 本地医生首创 胸肺手术切口只需三公分

 

The Straits Times: Quick recovery with single-incision lung op

 

22 January

新明日报: 胸开一小切口 能除病变组织

 


 

2013

28 November
Mind Your Body: Hospitalised often for low sodium level

 

21 November
Mind Your Body:  Blood pressure reading fluctuates

 

24 September

联合早报: 全球30年来首起成功案例 男子心脏罕见脓瘤治愈

 

24 September

The Straits Times: Doctors save man with rare infection in heart

 

01 August

The Straits Times: President's Award for 3 nurses

 

30 May

The Straits Times: Ask the Expert: Teen often feels tightness of chest and breathlessness

 

06 May
TODAY: New family medicine clinic opens in Clementi

 

03 May
My Paper: 金文泰全科医疗诊所 开始为西部居民服务

 

03 May
联合早报: 首家全科医疗诊所下周一开幕

 

03 May
The Straits Times: First clinic to treat chronic illnesses to open soon

 

02 May

Mind Your Body: Eat Wisely

 

09 March

TODAY: Heartache shapes a doctor's heart

 

07 March

Mind Your Body: Only One Cut – Singapore doctor develops less invasive heart valve operation

 

06 March

The Straits Times: Malays at higher risk, but fewer go for checks

 

31 January

Lianhe Zaobao: 体检, 是预防胜于治疗

 


 

2012

27 December

Mind Your Body: Partying may kill you 

 

08 November

Mind Your Body: Recipes to fight heart disease 

 

03 November

Lianhe Zaobao: 心脏病发死亡率 女性比男性高

 

18 October

Mind Your Body:  Check for heart defects in baby early

 

26 September

Lianhe Zaobao: 本地进行首宗无缝线瓣膜置换术 心脏瓣膜新手术减低风险

 

09 September

Lianhe Zaobao: 女性放轻松 可防心脏病

 

02 August

Lianhe Zaobao: 心脏病发作 应电召救护车急救

 

12 July

Lianhe Zaobao:  会消失的冠脉支架!

 

03 July

Shinmin Daily:  心胸科领域作出贡献国大医院李俊能教授获国际奖章

 

The Straits Times: Prestigious medal for top heart surgeon

 

Lianhe Zaobao: 国大医院李俊能教授 心胸科领域有贡献获大奖

 

31 May

Lianhe Zaobao:  心脏病发作是何导因?

 

24 May

Lianhe Zaobao: 感谢国大医院医护人员

 

22 March

Lianhe Zaobao:  老人血压控制应否和年轻人一样?

 

16 February

Lianhe Zaobao: Erectile dysfunction can be a symptom of heart problem 

 

07 January

Lianhe Zaobao: Elderly long time smokers can still gain back their health if they quit smoking 

 


 

2011

11 November

The Straits Times, Forum: 'Surgeons visited my mother after surgery, including Sunday.' 

 

06 October

The Straits Times, Mind Your Body: Safer way to scan the heart 

 

21 July 

The Straits Times, Mind Your Body: What's your cardiac risk score?

 

21 May

TODAY, Weekend: A stent that dissolves in the body...

 

The Straits Times, Home: New, free and 'better' stent, but few takers

 

09 May

The Straits Times: NUH and SGH improving facilities

 

22 April

The Straits Times, Home: One-stop centre at NUH for heart care

 

16 March

TODAY: Women, do you know if you're having a stroke?

 

15 March

The Straits Times: First heart clinic for women to be opened here

 

10 March

Lianhe Zaobao, zbNOW: High chance of regaining normal functioning of heart for those born with congenital heart disease

 

18 January

My Paper: iPads give doctors instant data

 



2010

08 October

Lianhe Zaobao: Smartphone with ECG functions receive innovation award

 

TODAY: National Infocomm Award winners include a smartphone with ECG

 

The Business times, Singapore News: 13 local companies honoured for infocomm innovation 

 

04 October

Lianher Zaobao: The National Infocomm Awards 2010

 

The Business Times: Forging a new frontier

 

16 September

The Straits times, Mind Your Body: Dangers of tummy fat

 

02 July

Lianhe Zaobao: Clinical trials start for heart stent that naturally disintegrates in the artery after implantation

 

The Straits Times: Clinical trials on two new heart stents, Ops using the stents will be beamed live to medical congress

 

25 June

The Straits Times: Home-grown medical devices in major trial

 

24 June

The Straits Times: Feature - Diabetics more likely to get heart attacks

 

11 June

The Straits Times: Great doc

 

05 June

The Business Times: Top clinician made director of Cardiovascular Research Institute

 

The Straits Times: $6m pumped into research on heart failure

 

04 June

The Straits Times, Home: Text alerts help NUH save lives

 

13 March

The Straits Times, Special Report: Malays & Obesity: Big Trouble

 


 

2009

10 September

ZbNOW, Lianhe Zaobao: Heart failure 

 

27 August

Mind Your Body, The Straits Times: Ask the Experts - Queries on blood pressure monitors

 

15 July

Lianhe Zaobao: Three weeks to know results of heart examination

 

09 July

Lianhe Zaobao: Heart attack, saving time could save lives

 

11 June

Mind Your Body, The Straits Times: She got her heart reshaped

 

03 June

Home, The Straits Times: Blood pressure drug could cut risks for elderly, say UK docs

 

18 May

Health Monthly, Lianhe Wanbao: A low blood pressure reading does not mean one has low blood pressure

 

05 April

Lianhe Zaobao: Heart Attack in man and woman

 

15 March

Berita Minggu: 1st female Malay heart surgeon in Singapore

 

19 February

Lianhe Zaobao: Can you survive Congenital Heart Defect 

 

11 February

My Paper: Cholestrol drug cuts risk of heart attack 

 

05 February

World, The Straits Times: Heart scan poses radiation risk: Study

 

01 February

Berita Mingg: Why Malay patients show less progress

 

Berita Minggu: Positive attitude and careful supervision of a case manager help to boost patients' health

 

08 January

NOW, LianHe ZaoBao: Maintaining Heart Health After Heart Attack

 

Mind Your Body, The Straits Times: Ticker time bomb

 


 

2008

29 December

The Straits Times, Home: Helping Malay heart patients live longer

 

03 December

The Straits Times: New research institute to study heart diseases

 

09 December

Lianhe Zaobao: One-stop health services by National University Heart Centre, Singapore

 

23 November

LianHe WanBao: First local patient to receive new heart treatment

 

15 November

LianHe ZaoBao: Half of heart attack patients delay in seeking treatment

 

25 September

Mind Your Body, The Straits Times: Heart of the matter

 

09 September

The New Paper: New heart op reduces duration of hospital stay

 

30 August

Home, The Straits Times: Surgery cuts risk of further heart attack

 

28 August

Now, Lianhe Zaobao: Appropriate Heart Checks

 

01 August

Forum, The Straits Times: Thanks from the patient with the interesting heart

 

16 July

Berita Harian: Heart Attack - Reality & Misconception

 

09 July

Mind Your Body, The Straits Times: When to get your heart checked?

 

12 June

LianHe ZaoBao: On sex and heart disease