Journal Articles



  1. Jeffree, S.M., Ahmed, K., Safian, N., Hassan, R., Mihat, O., Lukman, K.A., Shamsudin, S.B., Kamaludin, F. (2018). Falciparum malaria outbreak in sabah linked to an immigrant rubber tapper. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98 (1), pp. 45-50. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0081. Article
  2. Shoesmith, W.D., Borhanuddin, A.F.B.A., Yong Pau Lin, P., Abdullah, A.F., Nordin, N.,Giridharan,B.,Forman, D., Fyfe, S. (2018) Reactions to symptoms of mental disorder and help seeking in Sabah, Malaysia. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 64 (1), pp. 49-55. DOI: 10.1177/0020764017739643. Article.
  3. Yew, C., Lu, D., Deng, L., Wong, L., Ong, R., Lu, Y., Wang, X., Yunus, Y., Aghakhanian, F., Mokhtar, S.S., & Hoque, M.Z., et al. (2018). Genomic structure of the native inhabitants of Peninsular Malaysia and North Borneo suggests complex human population history in Southeast Asia. Human Genetics, 137(2), 161-173. doi: 10.1007/s00439-018-1869-0.
  4. Yew, C., Hoque, M., Pugh-Kitingan, J., Minsong, A., Voo, C., & Ransangan, J. et al. (2018). Genetic relatedness of indigenous ethnic groups in northern Borneo to neighboring populations from Southeast Asia, as inferred from genome-wide SNP data. Annals Of Human Genetics. doi: 10.1111/ahg.12246.
  5. Zaw, M., Emran, N., & Lin, Z. (2018). Updates on k13 mutant alleles for artemisinin resistance in Plasmodium falciparum. Journal Of Microbiology, Immunology And Infection, 51(2), 159-165. doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2017.06.009.
  6. Abdullah, S., Ling, Y., Daim, S., Alexander, A., & Chong, K. (2018). Ganoderma boninense isolated from Sabah, Malaysia exhibits potent antibacterial activity against clinically important bacterial pathogens. Bangladesh Journal Of Pharmacology, 13(1), 10. doi: 10.3329/bjp.v13i1.34139.
  7. Awang Lukman, K., Jeffree, M., & Rampal, K. (2018). Lower back pain and its association with whole-body vibration and manual materials handling among commercial drivers in Sabah. International Journal Of Occupational Safety And Ergonomics, 1-9. doi: 10.1080/10803548.2017.1388571.
  8. Mahat, N., Ahmad, N., Hassan, M., Jeffree, M., Faisal Ghazi, H., & Ahmed Al-abed, A. (2018). A cross sectional study on factors associated with job performance among nurses in a Tertiary Hospital. Malaysian Journal Of Public Health Medicine, 18(1), 46-54.
  9. Azizan, N., Hayati, F., Abdul Rashid, N. and Abdullah Suhaimi, S. (2018). Metastatic Papillary Thyroid Cancer in Tuberculous Lymphadenopathy: An Unfortunate Dual Pathology. Gazi Medical Journal, 29(2), 154-156. doi: 10.12996/gmj.2018.45
  10. Azfarudin, W., Zuhdi, Z., Ariffin, A., Azman, A., Hayati, F. and Jarmin, R. (2018). The Indigenous Young Man with Progressive Abdominal Distension. Gazi Medical Journal, 29(1).62-64. doi: 10.12996/gmj.2018.15
  11. Adwin Zainal Abidin, Z., Hayati, F., Hee Tan, G., Hong Goh, E., Jasman, J. and Zainuddin Zulkifli, M. (2018). Giant Urethral Calculus Without Acute Urinary Retention. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 28(3), pp.S69-S70. doi: 10.29271/jcpsp.2018.03.s69
  12. Zaw, M., Emran, N., Ibrahim, M., Suleiman, M., Awang Mohd, T., & Yusuff, A. et al. (2018). Genetic diversity of toxigenic Vibrio cholerae O1 from Sabah, Malaysia 2015. Journal Of Microbiology, Immunology And Infection. doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2018.01.003
  13. Dharmalingam, T., Liew Sat Lin, C., & Muniandy, R. (2018). Prolonged paralysis with atracurium use in a patient with Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome. BMJ Case Reports, bcr-2017-222692. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-222692
  14. Sunggip, C., Shimoda, K., Oda, S., Tanaka, T., Nishiyama, K., & Mangmool, S. et al. (2018). TRPC5-eNOS Axis Negatively Regulates ATP-Induced Cardiomyocyte Hypertrophy. Frontiers In Pharmacology, 9. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2018.00523
  15. Nathan, S., Chieng, S., Kingsley, P., Mohan, A., Podin, Y., Ooi, M., Mariappan, V., Vellasamy, K., Vadivelu, J., Daim, S., & How, S.(2018). Melioidosis in Malaysia: Incidence, Clinical Challenges, and Advances in Understanding Pathogenesis. Tropical Medicine And Infectious Disease, 3(1), 25. doi: 10.3390/tropicalmed3010025
  16. Hui Lian, H., Hayati, F., Ali, A., Azizan, N., Che Ani, M., Suhaili, M., & Zakaria, A. (2018). Wandering spleen: a unique cause of acute abdomen. Folia Morphologica, 77(2), 400-402. doi: 10.5603/fm.a2017.0097
  17. Yaacob, H., Ikhwan, S., Hashim, M., Syed Abd Aziz, S., Wan Zain, W., Tuan Sharif, S. Hayati, F., & Zakaria, A.(2018). Prospective diagnostic study on the use of narrow-band imaging on suspicious lesions during colonoscopy examination. Asian Journal Of Endoscopic Surgery. doi: 10.1111/ases.12463
  18. Teng, W., Yeap, B., Azizan, N., Hayati, F., & Chuah, J. (2018). Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. ANZ Journal Of Surgery. doi: 10.1111/ans.14503
  19. Azizan, N., Hayati, F., Sabrina Tizen, N., Farouk, W., & Masir, N. (2018). Role of co-expression of estrogen receptor beta and Ki67 in prostate adenocarcinoma. Investig Clin Urol, 59(e38). doi: 10.4111/icu.2018.59.e38
  20. Ahmedy, F., Ahmad Fauzi, A., & Engkasan, J. (2018). Asymptomatic tachycardia and acute pulmonary embolism in a case of tuberculosis spondylodiscitis. Spinal Cord Series And Cases, 4(1). doi: 10.1038/s41394-018-0074-7
  21. Zaw, M., Emran, N., & Lin, Z. (2018). Mutations inside rifampicin-resistance determining region of rpoB gene associated with rifampicin-resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Journal Of Infection And Public Health. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2018.04.005
  22. Hayati F, Azizan N, Ariffin AC, Kiang KF, Zamri Zuhdi Z, Jarmin R. (2018). Diagnostic Challenge in a Cystic Lesion of the Epigastrium: A Case Report.29(3):253-255
  23. Foo Kiang, K., Haron, H., Hayati, F., & Liew Sat Lin, C. (2018). Undescended testes: not the end of story, but the beginning. In Malaysian Congress of Radiology (MCOR) 2018 (p. S8). Kota Kinabalu: Singaporean Medical Journal.
  24. Jiann Lin, L., Choon Leng, E., Khamis, J., Mohd Salleh, R., Singh, S., & Singh, J. (2018). Unfitness to plead among female offenders: When looseness matters. ASEAN Journal Of Psychiatry, 19(1).


(Indexed Journal/MyCite?Others)

  1. Mohammed Nawi, A., Ahmad, N., Yusof, S., Ahmad, N., Md Nor, Z., Faizal Ghazi, H., Jeffree, M., & Hassan, M. (2018). Tuberculosis Contact Tracing in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Systematic Review. International Journal Of Public Health Research, 8(1), 924-932. (Mycite)
  2. Musa, M., J, A., G, S., M, M., & MK, Z. (2018). The use of durable barrier cream in preventing pressure ulcer. The Malaysian Journal Of Nursing, 9(3): 13-17. Retrieved from http://www.mjn.com.my/issues/90194ea4-1e79-4955-bd33-33e67b61c9cb.pdf (MyCite)
  3. Azizan, N., Hayati, F., Madatang, A., & Abu Seman, F. (2018). Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma with Cd56 Expression: A Case Report. Journal Of Surgical Academia, 8(1), 36-38. doi: 10.17845/JSA.2018.0801.07 (MyCite)
  4. Urban John Arnold D’ Souza and S. Kamarudin D. Mudin. 2018. Industrial Revolution 4.0: Role of Universities. Editorial. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 1-2 (MyCite)
  5. Chodanker N. N, Ohn, M.H & Urban John Arnold D’ Souza. 2018. Basics of Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Its Application in Diagnosis of Heart Ailements: An Educational Series. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 3-22 (MyCite)
  6. Helen B. Lasimbang, Naing Oo Tha, Johan Teo Beng Ho & Lidwina Edwin Amir. 2018. Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Contraception by Doctors and Women in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 23-29 (MyCite)
  7. Jony Sieman, Mary Sieman, Agustina Mely Ratnawati, Tan Tek Song and Mohammad Yusof Ibrahim. 2018. Postural Photogrammetry as Promosing Tool for Clinical Use: A Reliable Study. Original Article. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1).31-42 (MyCite)
  8. Md. Shamsur Rahman, David matanjun, M.Tanveer Hossain Parash, Sadia Choudhury Shimmi, Tan Tek Song, Urban John Arnold D’Souza, Fairrul Kadir and Che Ismail Che Noh. 2018. Factors Affecting the Prescribing pattern of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs at Outpatient Departments in Government and Private Polyclinics in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 42-47 (MyCite)
  9. Mitchel Constance George, Krishna Dilip Murty & Zainal Arifin Mustapha. 2018. The Pyramid Counteracts Chronic Prenatal Restraint-stress Effects on the Milestones, Anthropometry, and Body, Brain and Adrenal Gland Weights of Pups in Rats. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 49-56. (MyCite)
  10. Mausumi Iqbal, Afroza Suraya Majumder, Md Maskat Uddin, Samiul Huda, M. Alamgir Chowdury & A.B.M Tofazzal Hossain.2018. A Very Extensive Ludwig’s Angina. 2018. Case-Report. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(1). 65-67 (MyCite)
  11. Khairul Anwar Zarkasi, Nur Zuliani Ramli, Kistina Mohamed, Praneetha Palasuberniam, Urban John Arnold D' Souza. 2018. Prevalence of Obesity and Metabolic Derangement Among the Rural Population of Kiulu District of Sabah, Malaysia: A Health Screening Programme Findings. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(2). 1-8 (MyCite)
  12. Che Ismail Che Noh & Anthony William Fox. 2018. Study of Ebola Virus Outbreak Dynamics, Impact of Vaccination and Other Preventive Measures on Transmission Control.  Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(2). 9-18 (MyCite)
  13. Wendy Shoesmith, Sandi James, Helen Benedict Lasimbang, Edna Salumbi & Elizabeth Eckermann. 2018. Diamond Dialogue: A Tool to Explore Alcohol-related Harm and Strengthen Community Action . Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(2). 19-26 (MyCite)
  14. SL Liew, Dharmalingam TK, Ganapathy GK, Muniandy RK, Johnny Ngu, Lily Ng. 2018. Need Domains of Family Members of Critically-ill Patients: A Borneo Perspective. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(2). 27-33 (MyCite)
  15. Zainal Adwin Zainal Abidin, Hazwan Zaini, Firdaus Hayati, Nornazirah Azizan, Aizat Tamlikha. 2018. Cystic Artery Pseudoaneurysm: A Rare Cause to Obscure Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Borneo Journal of Medical Science. 12(2). 51-54 (MyCite)
  16. Ali, A., Hayati, F., Azizan, N., Che Noh, C., & Osman, M. (2018). Cystic Biliary Atresia: A Delayed Diagnosis of Obstructive Jaundice. Turkiye Klinikleri Journal Of Case Reports. doi: 10.5336/caserep.2017-58558
  17. D’Souza, U. (2018). Editorial: Problem Based Learning: A Way Forward For The Modern Times. Matrix Science Pharma, 2(1), 01-02. doi: 10.26480/msp.01.2018.01.02
  18. D’Souza, U., & Rahman, M. (2018). Animal Stress Models In The Study Of Stress And Stress Related Physiological And Psychological Derangements. Matrix Science Pharma, 2(1), 03-05. doi: 10.26480/msp.01.2018.03.05
  19. Julian Frederick Dony J, Ibrahim MY, Jeffree MS, Yahiro T, Md Taib N, Dominic A, Jaimin J, Giloi N, Mustapha ZA, Chua TH, Othman R, Matsumoto T, Iha H, Ahmed K. (2018) The First Outbreak of Autochthonous Zika Virus in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. PLOS Currents Outbreaks. doi: 10.1371/currents.outbreaks.73b5c7d110f3bec90d75b2bb4dc9d23c.
  20. Subbiah, V., Narayanan, S., Yew, C., Robert, R., & Hoque, M. (2018). Genetic Diversity of Five Native Populations (Dusun, Rungus, Sonsogon, Murut and Sungai-Lingkabau Paitan) of North Borneo, East Malaysia based on 17 Y-chromosomal Short-Tandem Repeats Polymorphism. Arab Journal Of Forensic Sciences & Forensic Medicine, 1(7), 881-892. doi: 10.26735/16586794.2018.012 (Google Scholar)



  1. Ohn, M., Ohn, K., D'Souza, U., Kamarudin, D., Yusof, S., & Arifin, Z. (2018). The Use Of Communication Application (Whatsapp Group) As An Instructional Tool For Teaching And Learning Of Undergraduate Medical Students. INTED2018 Proceedings. doi: 10.21125/inted.2018.2226 (WOS)
  2. Ohn, M., Ohn, K., D'Souza, U., Arifin, Z., Sayed, H., Kamarudin, D., & Yusof, S. (2018). The Plaster Of Paris Skills Workshop Using Flipped Classroom Teaching Methods At University Malaysia Sabah. INTED2018 Proceedings. doi: 10.21125/inted.2018.2173 (WOS)
  3. Ramaiah Prakash, D. (2018). Amputations & Quality of Life. In: Borneo Quality of Life Conferences. Kota Kinabalu.
  4. Tan, T. (2018). Rational Prescribing: A Way to improve the Quality of Life. In Borneo Quality of Life Conferences. Kota Kinabalu.
  5. Thein, T. (2018). A Review Article: Adapt Sport & Adopt HRQoL. In Borneo Quality of Life Conferences. Kota Kinabalu.
  6. Wynn, A., Myint, O., D Mudin, D., & Saw Naing, D. (2018). Insulin Resistance in Adolescents of Rural Communities in Sabah. In Borneo Quality of Life Conferences.. Kota Kinabalu.
  7. Myint, O., Myint, T., & Wynn, A. (2018). Assessment of Risk Factors for Breast and Ovarian Cancer in UMS Students. In Borneo Quality of Life Conferences. Kota Kinabalu.
  8. Ohn, K., Ohn, M., D'Souza, U., Yusof, S., & Kamaruddin, D. (2018). Experience on high-fidelity simulation based education in innovative medical curriculum. In 13th International Medical education Conference.
  9. Ohn, K., Ohn, M., D'Souza, U., Arifin, Z., & Iswandono, Z. (2018). Innovation of web-based gamified electrocardiogram learning model. In 13th International Medical education Conference.
  10. Yuan, T.,B. (2018). Modelling the Affective Space Videos Based on Arousal and Valence for Wearable EEG-Based VR Emotion Classification.