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posting 5th year... (group A -start ngn surgery)
-nik fatma
-che pon
-husna mohd rusdi
-amat fazwan
-kak nurul
-razak cha....

posting 3th year Group B -start ngn psy...
-pak tam
-kak amirah
-ct nad
-hamizah zaki
-khaulah karimah @ kay
-izza abd razak
hafizah izzaty
-izatol sarah
-wad adlina

posting 5th year group -start ngn IM

-farhana azman
-siti nurbahiyah
-farhanah ibrahem
-izzah idres
-hafiz jo
-hapis md tob

posting 5th year grup D -start ngn OnG

-fatin nabilah
-fatin zaidi
-syazwani zulkifli
-nik haszlina
-kak ashiah
-wani sanusi
-wan ikram
pok cik

posting 5th year group E -start ngn paed dulu

-kak raihan
-kak maihan
-kak wahid
-kak aliya
-hafiz mohd
-paan razak
-wani mama
-nik liyana
-pak chan
-wan kd
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Final we come! ;)

Salam...just now, i just finished reading the notes tagged in FB by our committed seniors who are very kind to share their experience during their previous Final Professional exam..Thank you very much senior! May Allah bless u always! Semoga kita akan lebih bersemangat untuk melangkah ke alam final year dan berusaha untuk menjadi yg terbaik! Aminn.. ;)

First: notes by Dr Nadhir ( Pro Exam 2010 simplify version)
This is a VERY simply version of my Cases for Pro,hope it will bring some use for you guys(juniors)

Long Case
30+,Indian gentlemen,married and work as a lorry driver,
C/O presented with back ache for 1 year duration
Pain:gradual and progressively worsening, radiating to the R lower leg on exertion.
Associated with night sweat, loss of appetite and weight 20 kg in 1 month.Otherwise no fever, cough or hemoptysis.No contact with TB patient said by the patient.No MVA/trauma to the spine.
The problem worsened when he noted to develop progressive back deformity(bending forward) and weakness of the right lower leg.
After a month,his ADL was affected, he was unable to move and quited his work.
He went several time to the OPD( 6x), but was only treated with URTI infection before he went to the HTAA.
He was admitted and several blood and radiological investigations were done.
Told to have TB spine,with no focal elsewhere.
Stayed in Ortho ward for 3/12, and was started on anti TB medications for 1 year course.
The whole family was screened and but no one was positive.
Patient was discharged with medications and regular follow up.
He was compliant and have no side effects/problem with his medications.
Currently after 10 month of medication,he noted major improvement his back pain and right leg weakness.He is currently able to move and do ADL.

2 admission for lung infection,which required 2 month admission.Chest tube was inserted and was started on antibiotics.Responded and was discharged.Was diagnosed with hepatitis

Social history
Stopped working, married with 2 child, is supported by the wife a teacher and mother (RM 1000+).Currently waiting for his OKU card and welfare support.Smoking 30 packs year.History of high risk behavior,alcohol and drug abuse(heroin).No sexual promiscuity. After marriage stopped and enter the Methadone program.


Dx-TB spine with empyema
IX-TB workout and radiological test

1)Dr Hussain Imam
2)Prof How
3)Mr Shukrimi
4)A/P Zalina
5)Dr Ramli

This was supposed to be a medical case, but since the patient complain of back pain, my discussion was change to ortho and medical too(TB and neurology)
In conclusion, before you clerk, as the MLT what type of case do we need to present to the examiners.

Questioned asked;
TB and Spinal Cord-history of infecition, spine TB(gibbus, nerve involved, what do you look for if spine is involved from history and PE, common extrapulmonary TB,CXR and spine XRay changes in regard to this patient), patient spinal injury mechanism, type of cord injury, complications

Short cases
1) Multiple gestation- Dato Ghazali- instruction examine this patient abdomen
-question: differential larger than date, Ix-U/S, what do want to look for.Complications of multiple gestation

2)Thallesemic child with splenectomy-Dr Nargis-examine this child general then continue with neccessary examination
-question: Dx, scar for splenectomy description, indication for splenectomy

3) Bell's palsy-Prof Yusuf- examine this patient face and do subsequent exmanition( 7th nerve exm)
question:whats your diagnosis,7th nerve pathway, pathology according to the pathway. Tx- steroid, when to start and when to stop

so i hope this might help you guys to figure out the type of questioned asked by the examiners

Second: Notes by Dr Fiza (My Clinical Exam Saga)

I think I heard Dr Azarisman mentioned my name yesterday. But guess what, my matric number was not in the list. I believe it was a typing error. It was supposed to be ****982 but it was typed as ****902. I hope it was a typing error because when the grouping for clinical came out, they put my name with that wrong number. Huhu~ I am not happy with this situation actually. Syazana wanted to help by telling Kak Riza but she forgot so I have to wait for another 3 days. And with my obsessive compulsive personality, I am SO not comfortable with this situation. I think I heard Dr Azarisman mentioned my name. Did anyone else hear it? Bla, bla, bla~ Sorry. Enough about that.

I know a lot have been said about our recent IIUM 9th Final Professional Exam. I just want to share a bit about my clinical exam, hopefully it would benefit my juniors with special dedication to HafizJoe who have been so eager to listen to the story :-)

My clinical exam was on the 3rd day so it has been a long wait. I saw people cried, laughed and even have blunted affect after their exams.

Long Case

I prayed hard not to get Psychiatry for my LC so I felt so relief to see a little boy with his mother behind the curtain. He is a 11 YO Malay boy. The mother told me he has thallasaemia diagnosed at 5 YO but I tried my best to look if there is any new complaint. Mr Hafiz's reminder was very clear to me "don't be so happy when you got the "k/c/o osteoarthritis" from the patient, he might actually has back pain as his acute problem now". The mother was nice. Thinking back, throughout my 3 years of clinical years I never had any difficulty during exams until the day of my Pro. My LC patients were very co-operative. And I thank Allah for that. Alhamdulillah.

Abbo told me Azhar forgot to do anthroprometric measurement for his type 1 DM in child and Dr Hussain Imam told him that it was a big mistake. So I made a note to myself so that I won't forget it. Thank you Azhar. It was a careless mistake that anyone could have made.

My patient has no active complaint. Noted to become easily lethargy, pale and progressive abdominal distension since 1 1/2 YO and diagnosed of thallasaemia at 5 YO. On regular monthly blood transfusion since then with one history of allergic reaction. On desferrioxamine but poor compliant d/t pain. Planned for splenectomy end of this year. The anthroprometric measurements were all at the lower sides. Oh, and he is a slow learner at school. I have no idea what my chief complaint would be. 10 minutes before the end of clerking, I decided to put "lethargy, pale and progressive abdominal distension since the age of 1 1/2 YO" as my chief complaint. It was a mere tawakkal.

They told me to go to Room 4. I waited outside and read the names:
1) Dr Hussain Imam - Oh. He is the chief author of Malaysian Paediatric Protocol and "chief paediatrician in Malaysia" according to Prof Wahab. He came to Kuantan when I was in 3rd year Paediatric posting and I presented a seminar to him. And I remember him being a nice person.
2) A/P Dr Zalina
3) A/P Dr Nazri/ Dr Shukrimi - I prayed in my heart not to see Mr Shuk inside the room. I was so worried I'll let him down if I didn't perform well. Haha~ Along said I was weird because she got the same set of examiners and she prayed she would see Mr Shuk.
4) Dr Ramli
5) A/P Dr How Soon Hin

I went in and I recognize Dr Hussain immediately. Prof Zalina, Mr Nazri, Prof How and Dr Umeed were there (instead of Dr Ramli).

Thallasaemia was the first thing I read during our Pro revision. Nazu had her clinical exam on 2nd day and she told me she got thallasaemia for SC. I decided to read it again, just in the evening before the exam. It was a rezeki. Alhamdulillah, I am so grateful.

Dr Hussain was so nice and listen attentively to my history. He stopped me after past medical history for discussions before jumped straight to examination. I was able to answer most of his questions and he seemed quite satisfied with my answers. Mr Nazri helped to clarify some of the questions that I didn't get and he was smiling most of the time. Prof Zalina asked me about genetic counselling and the possibility of stem cell therapy for my patient. Dr Umeed and Prof How did not ask me anything but Prof How was smiling all the time and kept giving me positive response whenever I answered well.

I was quite happy with my LC. Dr Azarisman told me "don't worry, you did well". Time for short cases. I know LC is a my strength but SC is my weakness. Indeed it was so true.

Short Cases

I waited outside the room and I saw Mr Zailani from the door. He saw me too. I heard rumours that he will be taking exam on the 3rd day and some of my friends were quite anxious that they would get him. But I told them not to worry as "Mr Zailani is a fair examiner". Haha~

Talking to myself, I must get O&G, IM and Surgery/Ortho for my short cases. I looked at the names:
1) Dr Hatta Shaharom - External psychiatrist
2) A/P Dr Hamizah
3) Dr Marzuki
4) A/P Dr Junaini/ A/P Dr Kyaw Tin Hla/ Dr Mohd Zailani
5) A/P Dr Aye Aye

Oh. No Orthopaedic surgeon. So it has to be Surgery. And I was happy to see the names of Prof Hamizah and Dr Marzuki.

I prayed I'll get O&G first, and that I would get obstetric case. My wishes were granted. The patient was at 38 weeks POA. I never forget to do clinical fundal height before this but I forgot to do it on the day of my Pro. Astagfirullah~ The SFH measured 35 cm but Prof Hamizah asked to measure again and I got 31 cm. It was not quite a transverse lie or oligohydramnios. I couldn't feel the fetal parts. Seriously. I was so stressed out and spend quite a lot of time doing it. I finally said it was an oblique lie but Prof Hamizah directed it to discussion on uterus smaller than date and IUGR. The bell has already rang for quite some time. Yeah, I know.

Again, I prayed not to get cranial nerve examination and I didn't get it. "Examine the patient's cardiovascular system". I was so slow that I think I took 9 minutes for examination. I was not sure about the collapsing pulse but I think I saw Corrigan sign. The JVP was raised. There was PSM radiated to axilla. And thrill. And ankle edema. Ya Allah. The bell rang before I could reach the chest during presentation but all of the examiners just ignore it. Dr Marzuki was struggling to help me. It was painful to see him doing that. I'm so sorry Dr Marzuki. Huhu~ AR? TR? MR? I thought the patient was too old for congenital heart disease. I believed the final diagnosis was VSD in failure. Oh, only then I realised that I forgot to listen for bibasal crepitation. I was so thankful Dr Marzuki was my examiner. If I got Prof Tahir, Prof Tariq, Prof Fauzi - I believe I'm dead.

Mr Zailani asked me to "examine the patient's lower limb". Eh, lower limb in Surgery? I looked at the limb. Oh my God, varicose vein. (I hope Mr Zailani won't be reading this :p) I never examine any patient with varicose vein before. It was my first examination, during Pro exam. Lin just taught me 2 days prior to my clinical exam to lift up the patient's leg and put it over my shoulder to empty the vein. I did that, for the first time in my life in front of my 5 examiners. The vein did not refill upon occlusion of the sapheno femoral junction so I did not proceed with multiple torniquet test. Mr Zailani was very supportive. He asked me up to the management. However, I stumbled somewhere that forced him to asked me "the anatomy of venous system in the lower limb" which I managed to answer. I don't know what was in Mr Zailani's mind when he saw me doing the examination. I hope I didn't embarass him being my surgeon-teacher. Oh, and I thank my friends, Mr Junaini and Mr Faidzal who taught me the examination. At least I know how to examine varicose vein. I remember seeing HOs in surgical ward have no idea on how to examine a patient with varicose vein. InsyaAllah, I'll be able to do it.

I don't know how much they gave me for my short cases. I might actually fail. If I didn't, it was probably due to the examiners being my own lecturers who know me themselves.

So my dear junior. Practice, practice and practice. Don't be like me. I did practised. A lot. But only yesterday I realized that it might actually not quite enough.

I thank the lecturers from the bottom of my heart.

Thank you.
Thank you.
And thank you.

These people are among the nicest persons I've ever knew in my life :-)

I hope I fulfilled the criteria to be one of Dr Marzuki's "good students".
Oh, for the discussion:
- Definition, inheritance
- Types of thal
- Ddx, how to differentiate, protective factor towards thal
- When to transfuse, aim
- Role of splenomegaly, how to prepare pt (vaccine), indication, complication
- Cx of iron overload (cirrhosis, DM, hypopituitarism, hypothyroid, cardiomypathy, etc)
- Causes of premature death (cardiomyopathy), slow learning (hypothyroid)
- Diagnostic Ix
- How to monitor for iron overload (growth, puberty, TFT, RBS/FBS, LFT, echo)
- Other choices for chelating agent, pros and cons for each
- Long term plan for thal pt
- Definitive treatment, stem cell therapy, genetic counselling
Uterus smaller than date:
- Causes
- IUGR vs SGA, definition, how to differentiate
- Expected finding from U/S, biophysical profile, Doppler
VSD in failure:
- DDx
- Complications
Varicose vein:
- Definition, principle of examination, role of Perthe's test
- Causes/risk factors
- Ix, what to look for before op (patency of deep system)
- Anat of venous system
- Complications
- Indication for op
- Choices of op
- Management for venous ulcer

Third: Notes by Dr Suhaili (A piece of experience from my Final Pro exam)
*Reading my friends' experience inspires me to write something about my exam as it might be useful for my juniors; though it's not really me to write notes =p

My turn was on the second day of examinations.

The most important thing in clinical exam is to stay calm and relax. Treat it like the other end-posting examination (but it was difficult! because you wanted it to be the final one).

Long case

With Mr Shukrimi, Dr Hussin Imam, Prof Zalina, Dr Ramli, Prof How. I was excited to have Dr Hussin Imam as my examiner; really wanted to meet him because I enjoyed reading the Paediatric Protocol very much~ Thank you Allah.

I got an orthopaedic case; a 13-year-old Malay boy with no known medical illness, in his day 42 admission, non smoker; complaining of painful and erythematous swelling at the distal 1/3 of the right leg for 4 days which progressively worsened after 1 day - unable to ambulate and associated with high grade fever and constitutional symptoms. No history of trauma or insect bites. He only seek for medical treatment after day 4 of illness due to shortness of breath.

During admission, he had undergone 2 times operations (debridement) - 1 months apart; as the patient persistently had fever after the first operation. After the second operation, he was told that the infection has reached the bone. He was treated with intravenous antibiotics.

He was transfused with pack cells before the first operations and after that was admitted to ICU for 2 days after the 1st operation (maybe because of septicaemia).

*I had difficulty to take detail chronological history throughout admission period.

On examination, the right leg was swollen but not erythematous. There were multiple healthy incision wounds over the medial aspect of the right leg except for the wound over the distal third of the right leg which was having pus discharge. Otherwise, there was no bony tenderness and the patient was able to move all the joints with restricted dorsiflexion due to pain. The peripheral pulses were also present. He was unable to stand straight and walk.

* I did not have problem while presenting the history. We went to see the patient to present the physical examination and I was quite satisfied with it (hope the examiners felt the same). My provisional diagnosis was cellulitis complicated by osteomyelitis - in view of the history of starting with superficial pain. But the examiners were so kind, they guided me to the right way in which the diagnosis was acuet hematogenous osteomyelitis (they asked me; which one is more common - OM-->cellulitis / cellulitis -->OM. I frankly answered I was not sure).

* They asked about other differential diagnosis. After giving a few, they still did not satisfy with my list. Mr Shuk said, "Think, what is the condition when patient had painful swollen and erythematous leg and later come with shortness of breath. Prof How must be happy to see this case". I looked at Prof How's face and straightly answered pulmonary embolism secondary to DVT. At that time, I said to myself, why didn't I think about it before? This is because when they asked about the cause of SOB, I answered it might be due to anaemia as the patient said he was transfused with blood after admission. They continued asking the investigations and management which I was able to answer; the antibiotics used etc. I had to interpret the radiograph and the last question was about complication of OM.

*Dr Hussin Imam asked me about the common site of OM and the reason. I managed to answer it - at the metaphyseal area due to the distribution of the blood supply.

The end of my long case. Though not very satisfied because of the diagnosis, I went out the room with a relieve and smile; praying for the next session =)

My short cases

Smile. Smile. Smile. Just trying hard to stay calm and compose myself while waiting for the examiners from room 4.

I was glad to see Dr Marzuki, Prof Hamizah, Prof Kyaw, Dr Aye Aye (all the familiar faces to me) and Prof Hatta.

Case 1 - Paediatric

Please perform CVS examination.

Despite trying hard to stay calm, I was disturbed by myself in the earlier part of examination as I did not know how to prop up the bed. The different set of bed from the hospital's. It was at the end of bed! When I wanted to prop up the bed, our kind Prof Hamizah offered her help to do it and asked me to continue examine the patient. I think I took quite a longer time than my usual practice. But never mind. It was all anxiety. I felt blessed at the time I put my stethoscope at the apex, I could immediately recognize the pansystolic murmur which radiated to axilla. It so obvious and I thanked Allah for that. (I 'hated' determining murmur especially when I was in third year =p, but not now =)) After presenting the case with diagnosis of MR, not in failure, the bell rang and we went to the next case. Initially, I felt bad because no discussion but later I calmed myself to just concentrate on the next case.

Smile =) though worried inside as there was no further discussion.

Case 2 - OnG

This 30-year-old Malay lady, G3P0+2 at her 34 weeks POA. Please examine her.

There was uterus larger than date (grossly larger than date with SFH 45cm). The abdomen was not shiny and there was no dilated vein noticed. I knew, I have to find multiple poles or fluid thrill. I found 2 firm and non ballotable poles at the right and left hypochondrium but I did not get any round, hard and ballotable poles. The fetal part was difficult to palpate..huhuhu..which one is the diagnosis? I said to myself that I have to decide whether this is a multiple pregnancy or polyhydromnios. At that time, fluid thrill was my last resort for decision. I did not get the fluid thrill!!! Maybe I tapped it softly. And I presented the case as a multiple pregnancy as evidenced by 2 poles of similar characters.

*Prof Hamizah led the discussion by asking me what am I going to do next. I answered that I'd like to request for TAS to confirm the number of pregnancy and to look at AFI. She said that the AFI was 28. So it was polyhydromnios!!! (the poles are the same pole moving freely in the amniotic fluid after I palpated and tried to ballote it).

*She asked me about MOGTT and asked me to interpret the result. She also asked about HbA1c and things that we'd like to assess in ultrasound. I answered biophysical profile - fetal tone, fetal breathing movement and fetal activity as well as to assess if there is congenital anomalies like congenital heart disease, sacral agenesis / caudal regression syndrome and duodenal atresia (causing polyhydromnios).

End of second case. Smile =) - though was worried inside because of wrong initial diagnosis

In the middle of exam, on the way to the next case, I said to Dr Marzuki, "Dr, bagi kes yang senang ye." then, only I realized I shouldn't say was spontaneous..anxiety coping mechanism..hehe.. I'd not do it again.

Case 3 - Medical

Please examine the respiratory system.

She was an elderly Malay lady who was obese and appeared comfortable with no respiratory distress.

*Once again, Prof Hamizah helped me to prop up the bed.

I had difficulty to examine this patient as the bed was quite high for me. I have to step on my toes to examine chest expansion, percussion and auscultation especially at the left lung field. It was quite uncomfortable for me..huhuhu. But, alhamdulillah, I got the signs. Thanks to Allah as the signs were so obvious! Reduced chest expansion and coarse crepitation at the left lung field - more prominent at the middle and lower zone.

*I gave my diagnosis as bronchiectasis with a 'but' as I did not find any apparent clubbing. Then, Dr Marzuki asked me to check it again and I asked the patient to approximate her nails of the right and left index finger and I saw loss of angle of the nail bed. So, there was clubbing! Grade 2 clubbing.

*Dr Marzuki asked me about the causes; I answered recurrent pneumonia. He guided me - something more common in this region. Oh, pulmonary tuberculosis! Others..err.. The bell rang for the last time.

End of case 3 - Smile =) though was worried inside of unable to list other differential diagnosis.

I went out of JHC with a great relief and leaved everything to Allah.

My conclusion

*Usaha. Doa. Tawakal.

*Usaha since early. I mean study and catch up well in every posting. 7 weeks in every posting is adequate (at least to pass the end-posting exam) with the help of Allah.

*Manage the stress well. Have enough good sleep! (but my case is bad..sleeping as early as 9.30pm -10pm..haha)

*Manage the emotion and anxiety well especially during exam. Make a pray for it.

*The final pro atmosphere was so different than the end-block exam (at least in my experience). The lecturers are guiding us much. When I examined my patient, Prof Hamizah kept talking to me with her soothing voice for me to be calm and relax. Thanks to them! Alhamdulillah~

*Always pray for our friends.

*Always pray for our teachers.

* Be humble. Be humble. Be humble.

Hope this can benefit my juniors!
p/s: Sharing is Caring ;)
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Something to share...
~A note posted by Bro. Hazwan, the Vice President of MSC at facebook..~

Assalamualaikum kengkawan..
Next semester, MEU+MSC will organize a program entitled as above.. It has 2 parts, and the tentative are attached below (1styr & 2ndyr WAJIB datang).. MEU is an academic organization under KOM, lead by Dr Azlin (radio). She was the one who brought up this idea, a modified and official module of our previous mentor mentee programme, with a hope that it will be more efficient and beneficial especially to the freshies.

So basically, Dr Azlin request 20 volunteers (from 4th year) to be committee and facilitator in this programme. 3rd yr & final yr students are welcomed to join if u're free during the 1st part of the event. Sape nk jadi committee buleh la bg nama ye cepat2 b4 abes cuti ni.. Hopefully many will support this programme.. tlg heboh2 kan eh kt kengkawan laen.. ada soalan bleh la tanye.. TQ, wasalam..

p/s: *Bro presiden, Dr azlin mtk ko bg talk sket rgarding intro to MSC.
*Ijat 2ndyear, take note eh program ni, bgtau kt bdk2 batch ko
*Majid n azmad, utk 3rdyr korg la eh jd wakil heboh2kn.. dr nk 2-3 org mtk jd faci skali..
*utk kengkawan 4thyr, dr azlin da mtk kbenaran utk ponteng klas forensic isnin 12hb tu.. cpat2la bg nama ye.. =)


Tentative programme:
PART 1: 12th July 2010 (2nd Monday of Y1 session)
Persons involved: Members of Medical Education Unit (MEU),
Medical student's society,
20 Year 4 students,
All the Y1 and Y2 students.
Venue: Auditorium, IMC.

Master of Ceremony : Br. Hazwan
2.00 – 2.15pm Intro to MEU (by Assoc. Pr. Dr. Azlin Sa'at)
2.15 – 2.30pm Into to MSC (by Br. Norafandi bin ?)
2.30 – 3.00pm Ice-breaking activity (Facilitator: Sr. Amalina A. Rahim)
3.00 – 3.30pm How to get to the finishing line?
3.30 – 4.00pm Group activity: Discuss what are the qualities needed to be a doctor with
‘comprehensive excellence’ and how to achieve it.
(Chairperson of group activities: ??; Facilitators: 20 Year 4 students)
4.00 – 4.10pm Discussion of Group Actitity.
4.10 – 4.30pm The Buddy Network (including experiences of some lecturers and students)
(By: Dr Azlin Sa'at)
4.30 – 5.00pm Activity: Y1 students shall have to obtain 3 signatures of Y2 students, and some
personal data. Then, find a senior buddy.
5.00 – 5.15pm Conclusion
(1) Y1 students are required to gather minimum 3 signatures from students from each year (Y2, Y3, Y4 and Y5 students). They are to bring the list on 16th July, and the one with the most signatures shall win a prize.
(2) Each Y1 student should form their ‘Buddy Network’ and present the list on Friday. (Some may have to share their buddies). The list of the Buddy Network should be given at the registration counter to Sister Fiza.
(3) A ‘Senior-Freshie Talentime show’ will be held on the following Friday. Prizes will be given to the best presentation. A minimum of 5 groups would be presenting with 5 Year 4 students as group leaders. The group leaders are: ?????
5.15pm Tea and First Buddy session

PART 2: 16th July, 2010 (2nd Friday of Y1 session)
Persons involved: MEU, MSC and Y1-Y5 students
Judges: Prof Dr. Mohd. Fauzi Abd Rani, A/P Dr Azarisman, Prof. Dr. Nasuruddin.
Venue: Auditorium, IMC

Master of Ceremony: ??
2.40 – 2.50pm Registration and Handing over of list of 'buddies' by Year 1 students
2.50 – 3.00pm Introduction by Master of Ceremony
3.00 - 4.30pm Senior-Freshie Talentime Show
4.30 – 4.45pm Conclusion (and judging of presentations)
(1) Y1 students are required to write a report on ‘My Buddy Network’ (as part of portfolio) and submit by 1st December 2010 to their mentors. This will be assessed and the best report shall win a prize.
(2) A ‘Pre-convocation Buddy Network Meet’ will be held after the results of Final professional are announced and a programme shall be drawn out together with MSC.
4.45 - 5.00pm Prize-giving and closing speech by Prof Dr. Mohd. Fauzi Abd Rani
5.00pm Tea ('early dinner')

p/s: a very good and interesting program indeed....jom la join ramai2 if ada kesempatan nanti... ;)
(terasa seperti di alam fantasi jer bile teringat yg kita dh 5th year sekarang...rasa macam baru jer semalam melalui taaruf week..hehe)

the champ!


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Taqwim 2010/2011


Here's my personal Taqwim of the new academic calender of 2010/2011.
Dikongsikan, hope bermanfaat.. .
Boleh edit sendiri, tapi kite buat dalam word, bukan excel.

Sory tak tau sangat guna 4shared ni. Nak guna link pun tak pernah cuba sebelum ni, tapi try je.

Ada dalam file word & PDF.
If tak boleh download, bagitau ya.
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Mache's wedding...May Allah bless both of u...

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MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference 2010 + Global Jam Ubuntu

For those who are interested in exploring the world of open source, I recommend you to join MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference 2010 (MSC MOSC 2010) (29 June - 1 July 2010). Only RM70 for student package which includes;

-Access to 21 Community & 25 Developer Tracks
-Access to Exhibition
-Opportunity to take part in competitions

Sis. Sharifah Ummu Kulthum bt Syed Abdul Rahman, a final year student of Bachelor of Computer Science from IIUM will also give a talk on MPEG hardware encoding in the implementation of a Digital Video Recorder.

Among those speakers, the one I like to meet most is Mr. Amir Haris Ahmad, CTO Localhost Malaysia. I virtually met him during 199x in Webnet IRC and he was a well known Malaysian computer hacker with the nickname am|r.

If you still remember our previous domain (, was actually under his service. And surprisingly, he used to work as IT staff for Kulliyah of Orthopaedic IIUM. You can read his full resume at


To all Ubuntu fan. Dont forget to attend Global Jam Ubuntu during MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference (MSC MOSC 2010)

Date : 29 June 2010

Time : 5.30pm till 8pm (After end of conference day 1)

Place : Berjaya Time Square, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

An Ubuntu Jam is a local event, where people meet to do something with Ubuntu. The point is to have fun, meet great people, learn something new and make Ubuntu better in a way that you like and enjoy.

Its FREE and open to all....


So, for those who;

-want a booting time of less than 15 sec!
-love a fast browsing environment
-tired of formatting your computer caused by virus
-worried of someone viewing your webcam when you're online
-dont want your private data to be stolen
-interested in open source & not really a Bill's supporter

you're invited to join this conference. InsyaAllah I'll be there for Global Jam Ubuntu, but not for the conference laa sebab scholar tak masuk lagi..hehehe..see you there!

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Instalasi Gawat & Darurat – an odd term for Accident & Emergency Department

Being in Instalasi Gawat & Darurat (IGD) of Rumah Sakit Umum Daerah (RSUD) Pembina Kesejahteraan Umat (PKU) Muhammadiyah for one week was an eye-opening experience for me. The fact that the space is quite small, about half the size of observation ward in Emergency Department of Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA), never defeats its purpose as the first area to receive patients, whether it is an emergency, life-threatening case or merely a patient with low grade fever and mild cough. Located in the heart of Yogyakarta city, the hospital is exclusively owned by an Islamic non-governmental organization named Muhammadiyah. Since its establishment in 1912, the organization has devoted itself to educational and social activities in Indonesia.

The IGD is situated at the north part of the hospital, just next to the main entrance, where more than 100 patients are treated daily. The systems in IGD were a bit different from what is practiced in Malaysia, from the administration, management as well as facilities. It is mainly run by two dokter umum (general practitioners), a few perawat-perawat (nurses) and medical attendants. The nurses were in smart green uniform while medical attendants wear white clothes. A bunch of nursing students doing practical plus three of us (me, Farhi and Wan) made the room smaller than usual. As you walk in, you can see a large wood carved with verse from the holy Quran, hang on the wall, which means, “And when I am sick, He who cures me” (Surah Asy-Syu’ara, verse 80), a rare sight in Malaysia’s hospital indeed. In fact, there are abundant quotes from al-Hadith and al-Quran pasted on the walls and boards in various places in the hospital to motivate patients and staff and remind them of the Almighty.

Even though the sign triage was hanging near the entrance, the system was not carried out as it should be, probably due to lack of space and personnel. There were no partitions or separate areas for patients of different colour codes and no specific resuscitation or observation rooms. In fact, the patient was not even tagged and there was no triage officer around. The walk-in, non-critical patient (green-coded) will be seen by dokter umum while the semi-critical and critical will be first attended by perawat, whose job is to take patient’s history, doing simple physical examinations and interventions like setting intravenous line, withdrawing blood, giving oxygen and others along with medical attendants, all happening in one area. Subsequently, the same doctor will see the patient to prescribe medication. The situation may become slightly chaotic if the room is packed with patients especially when there is only one doctor available. It could also prolong the waiting hour. Obviously, the amount of medical staff was insufficient to cater for the increasing number of patients as day goes by. This is different in HTAA where the A&E department is headed by a specialist followed by several medical officers, houseman officers, nurses and lastly medical attendants. The triage is also efficiently practiced here with separated areas for different colour codes and triage officers placed on the main entrance. It is undeniable that even in HTAA, the waiting hour in green zone can be extremely long, again, due to lack of doctors and plentiful patients.

From my observation, to my surprise, most of the procedures done on patients like setting intravenous line and blood taking were conducted without observing the safety precautions. For instance, they did not wear gloves and sometimes the same branula or needles were used repeatedly after the initial trials failed. This could certainly introduce nosocomial infections as well as needle-stick injury. I recalled in many occasions of toilet and suture procedure done on patients with laceration wound at the IGD, despite wearing the sterile gloves, the nurse touched and held everything around him including the patient’s clothes and the unsterile instruments, not long before he continued suturing the wound. I would not blame them as this most likely occurs as a result of ignorance and lack of supervision. A few talks or workshop should be organized to educate and enlighten these medical front liners.

In terms of facilities available, there are not much different from HTAA, except the quantity is lesser. They do have electrocardiogram, cardiac monitor, nebulizer therapy and other important emergency instruments and medications. The algorithm for acute management of certain diseases slightly differs but I believe that does not alter the consequences. Minor surgery can also be performed in the IGD. There was a patient with profuse bleeding at the right forearm as he suffered from deep laceration wound and arterial cut, in which a surgeon was immediately called to repair the cut. The surgeon had to use magnifying glass, minute suture and needle as the arteries were small. Fortunately this time, the sterility of the procedure was properly observed.

Perhaps, it is not thoroughly fair for us to compare the IGD of RSUD PKU Muhammadiyah and A&E Department of HTAA as they stand on a different category; RSUD is a district hospital while the later is a tertiary healthcare centre. Believe it or not, unlike district hospitals in Malaysia, where specialist can hardly be found, and most of them have none; there are a lot of specialists in rumah sakit umum daerah in Indonesia. But one thing I like most about this hospital is that, it has its own mosque located on the second floor and when the azan was heard, everybody made a beeline for the mosque and get ready to pray. And after every prayers, there will be a short, inspiring tazkirah delivered by the staff on various topics every day while all of jemaah were listening attentively. This is something that should be implemented in Malaysia, as an Islamic country.

All in all, I have gained valuable knowledge and experience throughout my stay in IGD. We would like to express our gratitude to all of the staff who have guided and assist us along the way.

This is the front entrance of IGD

This is the back room where we always lepak when we get bored and tired, while pretending to read books
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Dari pena Suroboyo - Trima kasih Pak Nasa & Dr. Imam!

Alhamdulillah, kami semua sudah kembali ke tanah air dengan selamatnya.
Sekarang baru faham apa ertinya hujan emas di negeri orang, hujan batu di negeri sendiri, lebih baik di negeri sendiri... Selama ni sering terlupa untuk bersyukur dengan apa yang ada di negara sendiri, sampailah bila merantau ke negara orang. Sesedap-sedap ayam penyet di negara orang, sedap lagi nasi lemak di negara sendiri... Mula-mula bukan main semangat nak cuba macam-macam masakan Indonesia. Tapi dah minggu-minggu terakhir tu asyik-asyik mengidam nasi lemak la, nasi kerabu la...

Rasanya, antara yang paling best elektif posting kami:

  1. Semua sisters - senang untuk ke mana-mana, semua sekepala, tak perlu risau banyak benda
  2. 6 orang, just nice - senang nak sewa mobil, rumah, nak gerak ke mana-mana, etc
Beberapa minggu lalu di Suroboyo kami diziarahi Prof Nasa yang juga adalah alumni Universitas Airlangga.

Betapa seronoknya kami diziarah Pak Nasa who came all the way from Malaysia!

Surabaya adalah negeri asal wife Prof Nasa. Tapi, daerah kampung wife Prof Nasa 4 jam dari UNAIR by bus. So sehari sebelum tu, Prof Nasa tidur hotel sebab nak jumpa kami di UNAIR, terharunya! Kami sempat menyaksikan jejak kasih antara prof Nasa dan teman-temannya dulu, yang barangkali sudah lebih 30 tahun tak jumpa. Sempat kawan Prof Nasa bercanda, "Dulu dia ini (Prof Nasa) cowok gantang! Kurus, gak kayak ini!" =)

Kami dibawa ke restoren utk makan. Prof Nasa semangat nak bawa kami makan ‘ikan terbang’.

Di restoren, Prof Nasa gaduh dengan Dr Imam tentang siapa yang nak belanja kami makan.

Dr. Imam : Let me treat.
Prof Nasa : No
Dr. Imam : Me
Prof Nasa : NO
Dr. Imam : Me
Prof Nasa : NO SUCH THING! Sambil memalingkan muka.

Lucu bangat, tengok ayah-ayah kita ni bertekak.

Bila nak bayar…

Prof Nasa : Let me just settle everything for you.

Prof Nasa bangun menuju ke cashier.

Dr. Imam : NO. we have to fight first and see who wins!

Dr. Imam pun cepat-cepat bangun ikut belakang Prof Nasa.

Tapi tak sampai 10 minit, Dr. Imam kembali ke meja makan dan dengan sedihnya, dia ckp…

Dr. Iman : I lost. Because Prof Nasa told the cashier my money was “uang palsu”!


Dr. Imam : It’s OK, I’ll take you to dinner next week, OK? What food have you not tried yet?

Alhamdulillah! Semoga murah rezeki mereka. Ameen.

Sungguh, aku jadi teringat pada 2 sahabat kesayangan Rasulullah yang sering berlumba-lumba ke arah kebaikan.

Rasululllah pernah bersabda, “Siapa yang ingin membaca Al Qur’an dengan baik seperti diturunkan Allah, bacalah seperti bacaan lbnu Ummi ‘Abd (‘Abdullah ibnu Mas’ud)". Dengar je sabda sang Nabi, bergegaslah Umar untuk memberitahu kabar gembira ini kepada Abdullah ibn Mas'ud. Tapi setibanya Umar di hadapan rumah Abdullah ibn Mas'ud, dilihatnya Abu Bakar dah nak meninggalkan rumah tersebut. Umar kalah.

Ketika perang Tabuk Umar membelanjakan separuh hartanya, dan dia kira pasti dia dapat mengalahkan Abu Bakar kali ini. Namun ternyata Abu Bakar ketika itu membelanjakan seluruh hartanya. Sehingga Nabi bertanya, apa yang ditinggalkan Abu Bakar untuk keluarganya? “Allah dan Rasulnya". Umar kalah lagi.

Abu Bakar sentiasa menang dalam perlumbaan mengejar kebaikan. Subhanallah. Pastinya syurga yang Allah janjikan sentiasa bermain di fikiran. Semoga kita juga seperti itu, selalu berlumba-lumba mengejar kebaikan.

Maka berlomba-lombalah kamu (dalam berbuat) kebaikan. Di mana saja kamu berada pasti Allah akan mengumpulkan kamu sekalian (pada hari kiamat). Sesungguhnya Allah Maha Kuasa atas segala sesuatu.

Ayuh, fastabiqul khairaat!

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Just Some Beautiful Nasheeds


Hope you enjoy these.

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Tahniah Nizam & Ezzu

12th June 2010

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Aplikasi Piala Dunia Afrika Selatan 2010 untuk Ubuntu, Windows & Mac OSX


just nak share 1 app. jadual perlawanan untuk Piala Dunia kali nie..
ape yg menarik software ni boleh di set ikut waktu Malaysia..
result2 pn boleh di update secara online..
& no installation needed..

i've tried and mmg time malaysia same dengan yg dalam tv tu..

app. ni boleh di download di sini

so, kpd semua 'hooligan' @10thbatch..enjoy!! =)

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MCQ, PMP, OSCE, Long/Short Cases from 9th batch seniors

thanx to our seniors for their great contribution in this compilation..
may Allah bless you all..

this compilation includes MCQ, PMP, OSCE, Long/Short Cases questions from their end block exams & pro exam..
a very good one!



Postgraduate Studies - What, Where & How

Topic : Talk on PostGraduate Studies (by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamarul Ariffin Khalid)
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Seruan membaca Qunut Nazilah

Qunut Nazilah

Bacaan Qunut merujuk kepada doa yang dibaca di dalam solat pada tempat yang khusus sewaktu berdiri.

Qunut nazilah merupakan salah satu daripada tiga jenis qunut yang sunat dibaca dalam solat mengikut mazhab syafie selain qunut dalam solat subuh dan qunut pada separuh malam kedua terakhir dalam solat witir di bulan Ramadhan.

Qunut nazilah sunat dibacakan ketika umat Islam didatangi bala bencana atau ditimpa musibah seperti ketakutan, ditimpa wabak, diserang belalang dan sebagainya. Qunut ini tidak dibacakan jika umat Islam tidak didatangi dengan cubaan-cubaan seperti ini.

Bacaan Qunut Nazilah di zaman Rasulullah sallallahu`alaihi wasallam

Qunut ini pernah dibacakan oleh Rasulullah ketika kejadian pembunuhan beramai-ramai 60 orang penghafaz al-Quran selama sebulan berdasarkan hadis berikut:

Maksudnya: Sesungguhnya Nabi sallallahu`alaihiwasallam telah membaca doa qunut pada waktu selain dari Subuh ketika turunnya sewaktu pembunuhan sahabatsahabatnya penghafaz-penghafaz al-Quran.
-Diriwayatkan oleh Bukhari dan Muslim-

Tatacara Bacaan Qunut Nazilah

1. Qunut ini boleh dibacakan pada tiap-tiap sembahyang fardhu jika
kedatangan bala atau sebarang cubaan dari Allah SWT.

Maksudnya: Dari Abi Hurairah radhiyallahu `anhu beliau berkata : "Demi
Allah, sesungguhnya aku akan mendekatkan kamu cara solat Rasulullah
S.A.W. Maka Abu Hurairah melakukan qunut pada solat Zuhur, Isya' dan
Subuh. Beliau mendoakan kebaikan untuk kaum mukminin dan
memintakan laknat ke atas orang-orang kafir".

Maksudnya: Abu Hurairah radhiyallahu `anhu meriwayatkan bahawa
sesungguhnya Nabi S.A.W tidak membaca qunut melainkan apabila beliau
berdoa untuk kebaikan seseorang atau mendoakan kehancuran seseorang.
Apabila baginda berkata: "sami'allahu liman hamidah" Baginda berkata
“Rabbana lakalhamd dan Baginda S.A.W membaca doa”.

2. Qunut ini dibacakan pada waktu iktidal selepas ruku’ pada rakaat

Diceritakan kepada kami Asim berkata, aku bertanya pada Anas bin Malik
tentang qunut, lalu dia berkata sememangnya qunut itu ada. Aku berkata
samada sebelum rukuk atau selepasnya, Anas berkata selepas rukuk. Aku
berkata lagi, sesungguhnya seseorang telah mengkhabarkan kepadaku
bahawa engkau memberitahunya selepas rukuk. Anas berkata dia
berdusta, sesungguhnya Rasulullah S.A.W membaca qunut selepas rukuk
selama sebulan dan diperlihatkannya ketika mengutus satu kaum yang
dikatakan mereka itu baik bacaannya seramai 70 orang kepada kaum
mushrikin yang telah melakukan perjanjian dengan Rasulullah S.A.W
(mengikut riwayat hadis yang lain, 70 orang al-qura’ yang diutuskan oleh
Rasulullah tersebut telah dibunuh). Lalu baginda berqunut selama
sebulan mendoakan kecelakaan ke atas mereka.

3. Lafaz doa qunut nazilah adalah seperti berikut:

Maksudnya “ Ya Allah, sesungguhnya kami bermohon pertolongan
Mu, kami meminta ampun kepada Mu, kami memohon petunjuk dari
Mu, kami beriman kepada Mu, kami berserah kepada Mu dan kami
memuji Mu dengan segala kebaikan, kami mensyukuri dan tidak
mengkufuri Mu, kami melepaskan diri daripada sesiapa yang durhaka
kepada Mu.

Ya Allah, Engkau yang kami sembah dan kepada Engkau kami
bersalat dan sujud, dan kepada Engkau jualah kami datang bergegas,
kami mengharap rahmat Mu dan kami takut akan azab Mu kerana
azab Mu yang sebenar akan menyusul mereka yang kufur.

Ya Allah, Muliakanlah Islam dan masyarakat Islam. Hentikanlah
segala macam kezaliman dan permusuham, Bantulah saudara-saudara
kami di mana sahaja mereka berada. Angkatlah dari mereka
kesusahan, bala, peperangan dan permusuhan.

Ya Allah, selamatkanlah kami dari segala keburukan dan janganlah
Engkau jadikan kami tempat turunnya bencana, hindarkanlah kami
dari segala bala kerana tidak sesiapa yang dapat menghindarkannya
melainkan Engkau, ya Allah.”

4. Sunat ditambah bacaan doa ini selepas bacaan qunut harian.

5. Disunatkan kepada Imam untuk membacanya secara kuat dan
diaminkan oleh makmum dalam solat yang berjemaah.

6. Sebagai peringatan, qunut nazilah hanya dibacakan apabila manusia
ditimpa sesuatu musibah. Maka, solat fardhu selain solat subuh tidak
dibaca qunut melainkan jika berlaku sesuatu perkara buruk
berdasarkan hadis:

Maksudnya: Sesungguhnya Nabi sallallahu`alaihiwasallam telah membaca doa qunut pada waktu selain dari Subuh ketika turunnya sewaktu pembunuhan
sahabat-sahabatnya penghafaz-penghafaz al-Quran.
-Diriwayatkan oleh Bukhari dan Muslim

admin@10thbatch : Lampiran ini diambil dari laman web rasmi Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM). Untuk lebih jelas, boleh download PDF file sini; . Semoga Allah selamatkan saudara2 Islam kita & pejuang2 di Palestin.

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