Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician


Cancer Screening

April Vol 38 (4) 177-272
AFP > 2009 > April


Bowel cancer screening

Linda Foreman

Breast screening and failure to diagnose breast cancer

Sara Bird

There’s cancer in the family

Jon Emery, Kristine Barlow-Stewart, Sylvia Metcalfe

Cancer screening in general practice

Helena Britt, Salma Fahridin

Cancer screening

Lyndal Trevena

Up front

In the eye of the beholder

Carolyn O’Shea

Letters to the editor


Early stage bowel cancer

Carmel Pezaro, Michael Jefford

Giant inguinoscrotal hernia

Sergio Vano-Galvan, Pablo Guisado-Vasco, Pedro Jaén Olasolo

Lowering cholesterol

Peter Clifton

Solving dental problems in general practice

Angus Kingon


Acute otitis externa

Craig Veitch, Tracy Cheffins, Clare Heal, Steven Rudolphy, Rebecca Evans

AFP in Practice

Carolyn O’Shea

Impacts on clinical decision making

Dimity Pond, Joachim P Sturmberg

Publish or perish?

Meredith Temple-Smith, Jane Gunn, Felicity Goodyear-Smith

Playing by the rules

Jemma Skeat, Angela Morgan, Tristan Nickless


Accurately assessing candidates for general practice

Russell Jones

Heart health

Nancy Huang, Marcus Daddo, Eleanor Clune


Bridging the gap between primary care and public health

Chris van Weel, Raymond Koopmans, Koos van der Velden, Ben Bottema, Pieter de Vries Robbé

Back pages

Clinical challenge

Rachel Lee


Cervical spine injury in primary care

Helen Ackland, Trauma Research Fellow at the National Trauma Research Institute and the Alfed and Doctoral Candidate at the Critical Care Research Division of Monash University's School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine talks about Cervical Spine Injury in primary care

Management of acute shoulder injuries in general practice

Shane Brun, Associate professor of Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine at the clinical skills unit of the School of Medicine and Dentistry at James Cook University talks about the management of acute shoulder injuries in general practice.

Maxillofacial trauma

Mr Anthony Lynham, a consultant and maxillofacial surgeon at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital talks about Maxillofacial trauma.


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