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University Medicine Cluster

Common Conditions:

 

 

Arthritis

High Blood Pressure

Asthma

High Cholesterol

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Lung Cancer

Dermatitis

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Gout

Pneumonia

Severe Sepsis

Doctors Listing

Senior Consultants     

  • Prof Lim Tow Keang    
  • Dr Khoo Kay Leong


Consultants

  • Dr Amartya Mukhopadhyay
  • Dr Gerald Chua Seng Wee
  • Dr Khoo See Meng
  • Dr Jason Phua
  • Dr Chua Ai Ping


Associate Consultants

  • Dr Low Seow Ping
  • Dr Felicia Teo

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Definition

This refers to a severe infection involving any part of the body and is one of the commonest reasons for admission into the intensive care unit. It may lead to failure of several organs and is a common cause of death.

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Treatment and drugs

Treatment is with antibiotics and support of the multiorgan failure.

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