Australian Journal of General Practice

Journal article

1 Jul 2018

This article seeks to examine briefly the association between fossil fuels and global climate change, the consequent environmental changes and the predicted public health effects.

Journal article

1 Jun 2018

Sponsorship of research and education occurs commonly in the pharmaceutical, medical device, and food and drink industries. The aim of this article is to alert GPs to the risk of bias in research and education funded by for-profit organisations, and to provide strategies to avoid...

Journal article

30 Apr 2018

This article finds that a significant proportion of general practice care is delivered away from usual practices, which may have implications for health policy, in terms of continuity and quality of primary care.

Journal article

1 Apr 2018

General practitioners need to learn more about low-intensity online interventions to better meet the needs of patients of lower severity.

Journal article

1 Apr 2018

The aim of this article is to define and provide guidelines on causes, assessment, appropriate investigation and management of tinnitus.

Journal article

1 Apr 2018

This article summarises several brief screening tools for various forms of elder abuse.

Journal article

1 Mar 2018

Reviews current guidelines and literature to outline catheterisation indications, catheter types and provide a general understanding of complications associated with catheters for the general practitioner.

Journal article

1 Mar 2018

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)is a treatment for major depressive disorder that is otherwise resistant to treatment. The aim of this article is to inform general practitioners of some scientific and practical aspects of TMS treatment.

Journal article

1 Mar 2018

This study explored general practitioners' understanding of the reasons for recent self-harm in an older patient.

Journal article

1 Mar 2018

Describes and reflects on the experience of conducting five randomised controlled trials between 2003 and 2017 in a general practice setting with minimal funding, in North Queensland.