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Latest Issue: October 2014

Australian Family Physician is the official journal of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. AFP aims to provide relevant evidence based, clearly articulated information to Australian GPs to assist them in providing the highest quality patient care; applicable to the varied geographic and social contexts in which GPs work and to all GP roles as clinician, researcher, educator, practice team member and opinion leader.


Latest issue

AFP Cover 2014 October


October 2014 Vol 43(10) 657-736

This article includes Coeliac disease, Paediatric immunology, Food intolerance and Vaccinations

Recent issues

AFP Cover 2014 September

Wounds and ulcers

September 2014 Vol 43 (9) 577-656

This article includes Ulcer dressings, Venous leg ulcers, Lacerations in children and Tropical ulcers.

AFP Cover 2014 August


August 2014 Vol 43 (8) 497-576

This month's articles include Risk tools in diagnosis, End-of-life care, Survivorship and Advance care planning

AFP Cover 2014 July


July 2014 Vol 43 (7) 417–496

This month's articles include genetics in general practice, noninvasive prenatal testing, consumer DNA testing, genetic testing – medico-legal issues, ethics and professionalism, and investigating fatigue.

AFP Cover 2014 June


June 2014 Vol 43 (6) 337–416

This month's articles include tobacco smoking, problem gambling, alcohol, learning in the digital era, suicidal adolescents and travel vaccinations.

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Reader and author responses to published articles appear with the article.

AFP Podcasts

We feature interviews with the authors of select articles for you to listen and learn at your leisure.

AFP Clinical Challenge

The Clinical Challenge comprises multiple choice questions based on the Focus articles in each issue. You can earn QI&CPD points by completing the Clinical Challenge each month.

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