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John Furler

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The challenge of liver cancer surveillance in general practice: do recall and reminder systems hold the answer?

The objective of this study was to measure participation and adherence to liver cancer hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance in eligible patients in a community health centre, following support from the Integrated Hepatitis B Service.
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Electronic clinical decision support tool for the evaluation of cardiovascular risk in general practice: a pilot study

This study tests the acceptability and feasibility of an electronic medical record based clinical decision support tool for the evaluation of absolute cardiovascular disease risk in general practice.
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Transport on prescription: how can GPs contribute to the promotion of active transport?

Active transport (such as walking and cycling) can play a part in reducing non-communicable diseases, but very little is known about how general practitioners can contribute to promoting active transport.
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Developments in Australian general practice 2000-2002: what did these contribute to a well functioning and comprehensive Primary Health Care System?

In recent years, national and state/territory governments have undertaken an increasing number of initiatives to improve links between general practice and the rest of the primary health care sector. This paper reviews how far these initiatives have contributed to a well functioning and comprehensive primary...
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Developments in Australian general practice 2000-2002: what did these contribute to a well functioning and comprehensive Primary Health Care System?

Efforts to develop more effective primary health care need a more balanced approach to reform, with a better balance across the different elements of primary health care and greater integration across programs, argue Gawaine Powell Davies , Wendy Hu, Julie McDonald, John Furler, Elizabeth Harris...