FEATURES26/ Caring for the Heart Prof. Tan Huay Cheem released his second Chinese book filled with articles he authored for the past 10 years.
Pulse is a biannual publication by
National University Heart Centre,
1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block,
Level 9, Singapore 119228
Prof. Tan Huay Cheem
A/Prof. Poh Kian Keong
Ms. Angeline Tan
Publications & Abstracts
Ms. Lin Xiao Yun
Ms. Tan Sze Hwee
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In this issue, we showcase NUHCS’s
research strength by tracing the evolution
of the Cardiovascular Research Institute,
which aims to push frontiers in Heart
Failure research.Prof. A. Mark Richards, Director, Cardiovascular Research Institute, takes us through the journey of the institute as well as its milestones in research grants and more. Reaching New Milestones 04/ 22/ Beyond the Call of Duty Read about Assistant Nurse Clinician Ms. Woo Pei Yoong’s act of kindness as she assisted an ill passenger on a flight back from her vacation. 10/ Importance of an Athlete's Heart Health Uncover the story of a heart patient who is still able to pursue his passion for water polo thanks to the NUHCS Sports Cardiology Service. 28/ When a Patient Becomes a Donor Dr. Sydney Brenner shares his experience receiving treatment at NUHCS and how he went on to become a donor for The Heart Fund. 30/ Eating to Your Heart’s Content Get some life hacks on eating well and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.