Australian Family Physician

Source Details

Link to organisation: http://www.racgp.org.au/afp

Source Acronym: AFP

Source Type: Journal

Journal article
1 March 2017

Surveys were completed by people aged 65 years and older, to determine older people’s knowledge of epilepsy.

Journal article
1 March 2017

This article describes Australian parents’ attitudes, behaviours and concerns about vaccination, determines the factors associated with vaccination non-compliance, and provides sources of...

Journal article
15 December 2016

This article describes the prevalence of cannabis use, associated disorders, and information on assessment and management.

Journal article
11 December 2016

Examines the main prescription drugs contributing to overdose deaths and considers how doctors may help in reducing this problem.

Journal article
11 December 2016

GPs are in a prime position to identify and manage patients with chronic alcohol abuse as 85% of Australians see a GP at least once a year.

Journal article
11 December 2016

The aim of this article is to guide GPs in an approach to taking over the care of an inherited patient and focuses on considerations of rational prescribing.

Journal article
1 September 2016

The availability of an after-hours service potentially prevented 1363 people from unnecessarily attending an emergency department and directed 228 people who had originally underestimated the...

Journal article
1 September 2016

Identification of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status in healthcare settings is essential for the delivery of culturally appropriate care, but under-identification is common and...

Journal article
19 June 2016

This paper explores some of the reasons why the uptake of Health Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People remains low in some metropolitan general practices.