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Provides practical management strategies that general practitioners (GPs) can use when patients present with medically unexplained symptoms.
Patients with medically unexplained symptoms commonly present to general practice and experience significant disability. Many have a history of trauma, which complicates the therapeutic...
Presents up-to-date information on coeliac disease, with recommendations on whom to test and how to test them, and how to manage patients once they are diagnosed.
Background Coeliac disease (CD) is an autoimmune condition affecting at least 1% of the population,...
Presents the number of new skin cancer problems managed per 100,000 encounters nationally and for each state and territory, from April 2008 to March 2013.
There is a paucity of Australian state-based data on the incidence of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC)....
This study provides a new perspective from Aboriginal Health Workers (AHWs) working in the area of heart health in the Aboriginal community of western Sydney.
AHWs are well placed and keen to be a part of the team that assesses cardiovascular...
The Lancet in 1999 suggested that ‘neglect of research has made primary care one of the most intellectually underdeveloped disciplines in medicine’ and later labelled general practice research ‘a lost cause’. According to the Medical Journal of Australia, this underdevelopment ‘stems from a...
Provides a perspective on the importance of immunisation as a unique global health concern in that it is not a time-limited issue.
Background When one speaks of global health, there are few issues that actually have a health impact globally rather than in...