World leaders react to shocking attack on Shinzo Abe - The Associated Press
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Friday's shocking assassination of Japan's former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in one of the world's safest country stunned the world and drew condemnation, with Iran... #kualalumpur #shinzoabe #assassination #theassociatedpress #worldleaders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In A Post-Pandemic World, Nadiah Wan Steers Growth At Malaysia ’s TMC Life Sciences
With more beds, new clinics and expanded medical services, the CEO is bolstering the company ’s position as a leading healthcare provider in the region. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Danielle Keeton-Olsen, Contributor Tags: Asia /asia Forbes Asia /forbesasia Healthcare /healthcare CEO Network /ceo-network Leadership /leadership ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Editors' Pick editors-pick No Paywall no-paywall asiapowerbusiness3 Source Type: news

Assessment of knowledge, attitude, and practice on safe working in confined space among male water services workers in the central region of Malaysia - Ngah H, Mohd Hairon S, Hamzah NA, Noordin S, Shafei MN.
This study aim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Perceived gap of age-friendliness among community-dwelling older adults: findings from Malaysia, a middle-income country - Chang CT, Lim XJ, Supramaniam P, Chew CC, Ding LM, Rajan P.
BACKGROUND: The United Nations predicts that the global population aged 65 years or above will double from 703 million in 2019 to 1.5 billion by 2050. In Malaysia, the older population has reached 2.4 million, accounting for nearly 8% of the population. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Resilient safety culture and safety performance: examining the effect in Malaysian Paramedic Training Institute through Importance-Performance Map Analysis (IPMA) - Noor Arzahan IS, Ismail Z, Yasin SM.
An increasing number of studies have shown that safety culture factors have a substantial influence on safety performance in a variety of industrial sectors. These factors' impact on safety performance are unclear, especially at public service and statutor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Malaysia ’s ‘mystery hybrid monkey’ could be result of habitat loss
Researcher says proboscis monkey may have mated with silver langur when unable to reach female of own speciesThe emergence of a “mystery monkey”, believed to be a rare hybrid of two distantly related primates, highlights the importance of protecting habit connectivity, according to a researcher who studied the animal.The female monkey first attracted attention in 2017, when photographs taken of it along the Kinabatangan River in Sabah, Malaysia, were uploaded to social media wildlife photography groups.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 12, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok Tags: Zoology Conservation Malaysia Asia Pacific Biology Science World news Environment Source Type: news

Chicken-rice crisis' as Singapore's national dish hit by Malaysian export ban
Singapore is bracing for a national chicken shortage as a ban on exports from neighboring Malaysia officially kicked in. #malaysian #chickenricecrisis (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comparison of the main factors of drowning/asphyxiation in construction projects using multi-decision criteria - Aminu DR, Madzlan N, Idris O, Hamzh A.
Drowning or asphyxiation is one of the top five types of construction accidents on-site in the world. Few studies focus on the causes and sub-factors that contribute to drowning/asphyxiation in Malaysia's construction industry. This paper developed an Anal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Roundup: Telehealth platform for endometriosis launched in Malaysia, India upgrades health ID app, and more briefs
Also, DoctorOnCall has added Muslim doctors of PERDIM  to its online network. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 27, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Hip fracture management in the emergency department and its impact on hospital outcomes: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis - Thiam CN, Khor HM, Pang GHM, Lim WC, Shanmugam T, Chandrasekaran CSK, Singh S, Zakaria MIB, Ong T.
This study reported on the care delivered in a tertiary centre ED in Malaysia and the associat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Finding the link between cyberbullying and suicidal behaviour among adolescents in Peninsular Malaysia - Fadhli SAM, Yan JLS, Halim ASA, Razak AA, Rahman AA.
The objective of this cross-sectional study is to determine the prevalence of cyberbullying, suicidal behaviour, and their... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Factors associated with attitudes towards rejecting intimate partner violence among young adults in Malaysia - Hanafi WSWM, Ismail TAT, Ghazali AK, Sulaiman Z, Daud A.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious public health issue, which is health threatening across all age groups, including young adults, and makes them and vulnerable. The rejection of IPV and willingness to disclose IPV as part of the solution are imp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Risk assessment of fatal accidents due to work at heights activities using fault tree analysis: case study in Malaysia - Zermane A, Mohd Tohir MZ, Baharudin MR, Mohamed Yusoff H.
Fatal falls from heights accidents represent a threat to any industry's development and progress. It is crucial to understand how these accidents evolve from a simple 'near miss' into a 'fatal accident'. In recent years, Malaysia's construction industry su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 5, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Psychometric properties and the cut-off point of the English version of the Yatt Suicide Attitude Scale - Ibrahim N, Che Din N, Amit N, Ghazali SE, Mohd Safien A, Siau CS.
This study aims to validate and determine the cut-off points of the English version of the YSAS for a wider applica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

A study on heavy vehicle visibility and crash analysis using ANSYS - Jagatheesvaran U, Shamsudin SA, Rahman NA, Salim SNS, Zakaria S, Zainal Z, Herawan SG, Al HA.
A pilot study was conducted to evaluate the visibility of heavy truck in Malaysia. A survey, analytical computations, and computer simulations were all part of the investigation scope. The survey was conducted with 40 respondents to investigate the visibil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news