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1999

The biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions detected on mammography.

Zulfiqar, M. A., Nair, S., Lily, M. & Norizan, M. A., Dec 1999, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 54, 4, p. 471-477 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mammography
Breast
Biopsy
Cell Biology
Fine Needle Biopsy

The Coloflator: A 'new' device for the reduction of intussusception, a 'spin-off' from laparoscopic surgery

Tan, H. L., Newman, R. D. & Novak, P., Apr 1999, In : Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies. 8, 2, p. 123-126 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intussusception
Laparoscopy
Equipment and Supplies
Clinical Trials
4 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of pesticide on the activity of serum cholinesterase and current perception threshold on the paddy farmers in the Muda agricultural development area, MADA, Kedah, Malaysia.

Lubis, S. H., Uttaman, A., Hisham, H. J., Hussain, I. H. & Jamil, M. R., Sep 1999, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 54, 3, p. 320-324 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaysia
Cholinesterases
Agriculture
Pesticides
Hallux
40 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of flavonoids on human phenolsulphotransferases: Potential in drug metabolism and chemoprevention

Ghazali, A. R. & Waring, R. H., 10 Sep 1999, In : Life Sciences. 65, 16, p. 1625-1632 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemoprevention
Flavonoids
Metabolism
flavone
Pharmaceutical Preparations
6 Citations (Scopus)
Records management
management
11 Citations (Scopus)

The elutriation of fine and cohesive particles from gas fluidized beds

Tasirin, S. M. & Geldart, D., Jun 1999, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 173, p. 175-195 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Powders
Fluidized beds
Gases
Particle size
Air entrainment
2 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of medium temperature environments on the water permeability of high performance mortar

Mohd. Zain, M. F., Yusof, K. M. & Matsufuji, Y., 1999, In : Cement and Concrete Research. 29, 5, p. 785-788 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortar
Silica fume
Water
Portland cement
Temperature
7 Citations (Scopus)

The onset of oscillatory Marangoni convection in a semi-infinitely deep layer of fluid

Hashim, I. & Wilson, S. K., Jul 1999, In : Zeitschrift fur Angewandte Mathematik und Physik. 50, 4, p. 546-558 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Marangoni Convection
Marangoni convection
Fluid
Curve
Convection
2 Citations (Scopus)

Theory, methodology and implementation of the malay text-to-speech system

Hussain, A., Abdul Samad, S. & Soon, K. T., 1999, In : Malaysian Journal of Computer Science. 12, 1, p. 28-37 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

The pteridophyte flora of Pulau Tioman, Peninsular Malaysia

Jaman, R. & Latiff, A., 1999, In : Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 47, 6 SUPPL., p. 77-100 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pteridophyte
ferns and fern allies
Malaysia
flora
Pteris
63 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal performance of the double-pass solar collector with and without porous media

Sopian, K., Supranto, Wan Daud, W. R., Othman, M. Y. & Yatim, B., Dec 1999, In : Renewable Energy. 18, 4, p. 557-564 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar collectors
Porous materials
Solar radiation
Hot Temperature
Flow rate
154 Citations (Scopus)

The role of malic enzyme in the regulation of lipid accumulation in filamentous fungi

Wynn, J. P., Abdul Hamid, A. & Ratledge, C., Aug 1999, In : Microbiology. 145, 8, p. 1911-1917 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungi
Lipids
Enzymes
malate dehydrogenase (oxaloacetate-decarboxylating) (NADP+)
Mortierella
17 Citations (Scopus)

The treatment of neck lymphangioma with intralesional injection of bleomycin.

Zulfiqar, M. A., Abdullah Mahdy, Z., Syed Zakaria, S. Z. & Amin, T., Dec 1999, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 54, 4, p. 478-481 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intralesional Injections
Lymphangioma
Bleomycin
Neck
Therapeutics
155 Citations (Scopus)

Tool wear characteristics in turning of titanium alloy Ti-6246

Jawaid, A., Che Haron, C. H. & Abdullah, A., 30 Aug 1999, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 92-93, p. 329-334 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Titanium alloys
Wear of materials
Carbide tools
Aerospace industry
Experiments
11 Citations (Scopus)

Trichloro[methylenebis(diphenylphosphine oxide-O)]antimony(III)

Razak, I. A., Fun, H. K., Mohd. Yamin, B., Chinnakali, K., Zakaria, H. & Ismail, N. B., 15 Feb 1999, In : Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications. 55, 2, p. 172-174 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antimony
antimony
Atoms
oxides
atoms
9 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic velocity measurements on superconducting and non-superconducting TlSr2(Ca1-xPrx)Cu2O7-δ

Yahya, A. K. & Abd. Shukor, R., 1 Mar 1999, In : Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications. 314, 1, p. 117-124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonic velocity measurement
velocity measurement
ultrasonics
anomalies
Oxygen

Using formal specification to validate a human resource information system

Maskuri, R. & Mohd. Zin, A., 1999, In : Malaysian Journal of Computer Science. 12, 2, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Formal methods
Information systems
Personnel
Specifications
Formal specification
Ladders
Digital filters
Electric lines
10 Citations (Scopus)
littoral zone
Borneo
intertidal environment
Malaysia
nematode
14 Citations (Scopus)

Video-EEG telemetry: Apparent manifestation of both epileptic and non-epileptic attacks causing potential diagnostic pitfalls

Ali, R. A., Gilmore, W. V., Scott, C. A., Fish, D. R. & Smith, S. J. M., 1999, In : Epileptic Disorders. 1, 2, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telemetry
Electroencephalography
Seizures
Epilepsy
Age of Onset
5 Citations (Scopus)

Voices and choices: Concerns of linguists, advertisers and society

Delip Singh, S. K., 1999, In : Asian Englishes. 2, 2, p. 36-58 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

radio
advertising industry
Malaysia
decision maker
Society
3 Citations (Scopus)

Women's Political Participation in Malaysia: The Non-Bumiputra's Perspective

Mustafa, M., 1999, In : Asian Journal of Women's Studies. 5, 2, p. 9-46 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

political participation
Malaysia
candidacy
president
election
5 Citations (Scopus)

Work related upper limb disorders in telecommunication workers in Malaysia.

Premalatha, G. D. & Ismail, N. H., Jun 1999, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 54, 2, p. 247-256 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telecommunications
Malaysia
Upper Extremity
Occupational Groups
Computer Terminals
16 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray diffraction studies on fiber of oil palm empty fruit bunch and rubberwood for medium-density fiberboard

Deraman, M., Zakaria, S., Husin, M., Aziz, A. A., Ramli, R., Mokhtar, A., Yusof, M. N. M. & Sahri, M. H., 1999, In : Journal of Materials Science Letters. 18, 3, p. 249-253 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Fruits
X ray diffraction
Fibers
Cellulose
63 Citations (Scopus)

α-tocopherol increased nitric oxide synthase activity in blood vessels of spontaneously hypertensive rats

Newaz, M. A., Nawal, N. N. A., Rohaizan, C. H., Muslim, N. & Gapor, A., 1999, In : American Journal of Hypertension. 12, 8 I, p. 839-844 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tocopherols
Inbred SHR Rats
Nitric Oxide Synthase
Blood Vessels
Nitrites
1998
1 Citation (Scopus)

231Pa in hemipelagic sediments: Is it affected by boundary scavenging?

Mohamed, C. A. R. & Tsunogai, S., 1998, In : Geochemical Journal. 32, 1, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scavenging
scavenging
Sediments
sediments
stations
8 Citations (Scopus)

A clinical audit on the practice of platelet transfusions at a tertiary paediatric referral centre.

A. Jamal, A. R., Hoe, T. S., Ong, L. C., Afifah, I., Khuzaiah, R. & Doraisamy, G., 1998, In : The Malaysian journal of pathology. 20, 1, p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Audit
Platelet Transfusion
Tertiary Care Centers
Pediatrics
Practice Guidelines
3 Citations (Scopus)

Activity of Kigelia pinnata root bark against Trypanosoma brucei brucei trypomastigotes

Moiden, S. V. K., Houghton, P. J., Croft, S. L. & Rock, P., Sep 1998, In : Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 50, SUPPL. 9, p. 224 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

A double blind comparison of zuclopenthixol acetate with haloperidol in the management of acutely disturbed schizophrenics.

Chin, C. N., Abdul Rahman, A. H., Philip, G., Ramlee, T., Mahmud, M., Zulkifli, G., Loh, C. C., Zakariah, M. S., Norhamidah, M. S., Suraya, Y., Roslan, K. A., Chandramohan, P., Cheah, Y. C. & Leonard, A. O., Dec 1998, In : The Medical journal of Malaysia. 53, 4, p. 365-371 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haloperidol
Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale
Clopenthixol
Injections
Psychiatric Hospitals
105 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of humic acid onto chitin and chitosan

Wan Ngah, W. S. & Ahmad, M., 19 Sep 1998, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 69, 12, p. 2305-2310 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humic Substances
Chitin
Chitosan
Adsorption
Isotherms
1 Citation (Scopus)

A framework for software maintenance model development

Deraman, A., 1998, In : Malaysian Journal of Computer Science. 11, 2, p. 23-31 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer software maintenance
Information systems
2 Citations (Scopus)

An empirical approach to the prediction of elutriation of fines from fluidized beds at different freeboard levels

Tasirin, S. M. & Geldart, D., 1998, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 167, p. 245-262 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Powders
Fluidized beds
Gases
Fluxes
8 Citations (Scopus)

An epidemiological study of septic arthritis in Kuala Lumpur Hospital

Razak, M. & Nasiruddin, J., 1998, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 53, SUPPL. A, p. 86-94 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infectious Arthritis
Epidemiologic Studies
Joints
Cloxacillin
Staphylococcus aureus
2 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of two approaches to exploiting real-world knowledge by intelligent database design tools

Mohd Noah, S. A. & Lloyd-Williams, M., 1998, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 1507. p. 197-210 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 1507).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Database Design
Evaluation
Thesauri
Expert systems
Reconciliation
79 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental design approach for the determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from highly contaminated soil using accelerated solvent extraction

Saim, N., Dean, J. R., Abdullah, M. P. & Zakaria, Z., 15 Jan 1998, In : Analytical Chemistry. 70, 2, p. 420-424 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Solvent extraction
Design of experiments
Soils
Recovery
3 Citations (Scopus)
Casting
Finite element method
Flow visualization
Flow patterns
Turbulent flow
11 Citations (Scopus)

An expert system for planning landfill restoration

Basri, H., 1998, In : Water Science and Technology. 37, 8, p. 211-217 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

expert system
Land fill
Expert systems
Restoration
landfill
1 Citation (Scopus)

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using the patellar ligament.

Rauf, A., Razak, M. & Ismail, M., Sep 1998, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 53 Suppl A, p. 107-114 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patellar Ligament
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Tibial Meniscus
Knee
Wounds and Injuries
6 Citations (Scopus)

Application of probability models to Malaysian sunshine data

Sulaiman, M. Y., Hlaing Oo, W. M., Wahab, M. A. & Zakaria, A., Jul 1998, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 22, 9, p. 833-842 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

A review of haematogenous osteomyelitis in children in Kuala Lumpur Hospital.

Razak, M., Ismail, M. M. & Omar, A., Sep 1998, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 53 Suppl A, p. 83-85 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osteomyelitis
Therapeutics
Intravenous Administration
Fever
Extremities
59 Citations (Scopus)

Artificial neural network approach to network reconfiguration for loss minimization in distribution networks

Kashem, M. A., Jasmon, G. B., Mohamed, A. & Moghavvemi, M., May 1998, In : International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. 20, 4, p. 247-258 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric power distribution
Neural networks
Backpropagation algorithms
Multilayer neural networks
Switches
79 Citations (Scopus)

A theoretical basis for specifying nanofiltration membranes - dye/salt/water streams

Bowen, W. R. & Mohammad, A. W., 10 Sep 1998, In : Desalination. 117, 1-3, p. 257-264 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofiltration membranes
Saline water
salt water
dye
Coloring Agents

BACTEC radiometric method for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex: A Malaysian experience

Abdul Ghani, M. K., Cheng, T. M., Ahmad, N. & Tee, K. Y., 1998, In : International Medical Journal. 5, 3, p. 205-207 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Sputum
Tuberculosis
Sensitivity and Specificity
Incidence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beam propagation method study of wavelength dependent in directional coupler switch

Shaari, S. & Kandiah, K., 1998, IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics, Proceedings, ICSE. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE, p. 223-228 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Beam propagation method
Directional couplers
Switches
Wavelength
Electric potential
14 Citations (Scopus)

Bioassay-guided isolation of deoxypodophyllotoxin, the cytotoxic constituent of Juniperus chinensis

Ali, A. M., Intan-Safinar, I., Mohamed Mackeen, M. M., El-Sharkawy, S. H., Takahata, K., Kanzaki, H. & Kawazu, K., 1998, In : Natural Product Sciences. 4, 3, p. 180-183 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Juniperus
Bioassay
Biological Assay
Cells
Tumor Cell Line
10 Citations (Scopus)

Blindness and visual impairment amongst rural Malays in Kuala Selangor, Selangor.

Zainal, M., Masran, L. & Ropilah, A. R., Mar 1998, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 53, 1, p. 46-50 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vision Disorders
Blindness
Diabetic Retinopathy
Rural Population
Cataract
7 Citations (Scopus)

Blood lead levels of pregnant women from the Klang Valley

Hisham, H. J., Chuah, S. Y., Lubis, S. H., Nik Nasri, I. & Mohd. Fairulnizam, M. N., 1998, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 53, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnant Women
United States Environmental Protection Agency
Gasoline
Graphite
Workplace
7 Citations (Scopus)

Body fat prediction from skinfold anthropometry referenced to a new gold standard: In vivo neutron activation analysis and tritium dilution

Beddoe, A. H. & Samat, S., 1998, In : Physiological Measurement. 19, 3, p. 393-403 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anthropometry
Neutron Activation Analysis
Neutron activation analysis
Tritium
Oils and fats

BPM study of wavelength dependent of new design of variable x-coupler waveguide passive device

Asous, J. Y. & Shaari, S., 1998, IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics, Proceedings, ICSE. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE, p. 232-234 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Waveguide couplers
Beam propagation method
Wavelength
Optical devices
Wavelength division multiplexing
9 Citations (Scopus)

Budget Reform in Malaysia and Australia Compared

Xavier, J. A., 1 Jan 1998, In : Public Budgeting and Finance. 18, 1, p. 99-118 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaysia
budget
reform
climate
expenditures