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Found 89 articles associated to the institution University of Malaya.
 
Recent developments in empowering women to protect themselves against cervical cancer
21-April-2017

New developments in cervical cancer screening and vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, a causal agent for cervical cancer provide new opportunities for the prevention of this disease. HPV testing as oppose to the conventional pap smear is now recommended while 3 HPV vaccines are now approved to combat HPV associated diseases.

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Increasing Visibility and Enhancing Impact of Research
21-April-2017

Publication is the beginning of research impact and visibility, thus dissemination of research publications have to be proactive. Researchers can promote their research work in three stages: (1) manuscript preparation and submission; (2) post-publication promoting; and (3) after receiving mentions/citations (monitoring).

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Taking energy efficienty up to the roof
6-April-2017

A hybrid ‘eco-roof’ design in Malaysia combines five existing energy-saving technologies into a single system.

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Developing Smoking Cessation Practitioners through SCOPE
6-April-2017

Malaysia has implemented a number of legislative activities over the decade of participation in the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC). NARCC (UM) developed a training program - Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE) which is accredited by the Ministry of Health.

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The Rise of Alternative Metrics (Altmetrics) for Research Impact Measurement
3-April-2017

Altmetrics are new metrics proposed as alternatives to impact factor for journals as well as individual citation indexes (h-index). Altmetrics uses online activities to measure the impact, buzz and word of mouth for scientific information. It includes new methods to measure the usage at citation level.

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