Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician


The guts of it

December Vol 38 (12) 945-1010


Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding - Effects, side effects and challenges

Wendy Brown, Anna Korin, Paul Burton, Paul E O'Brien

Irritable bowel syndrome

Marie Pirotta

IBS or intolerance?

Terry Bolin

Update in inflammatory bowel disease

Peter R Gibson, Graham Morrison, Belinda Headon

Up front

The guts of it

Rachel Lee

Letters to the editor


Abnormal Pap tests after the HP V vaccine

Stella Heley, Julia Brotherton

Influencing behaviour change in general practice

Moira G Sim, Toni Wain, Eric Khong

The role of micronutrients in pregnancy

Chi Eung Danforn Lim, Ming Fong Yii, Lisa N C Cheng, Yui Kwan Maria Chow


Are general practice networks ‘ready’ for clinical data management?

Jane Sims, Jill Kelly, Peter Schattner

Detecting breast cancer in a general practice

Andrew Beattie


Graeme C Miller, Janice Charles

GP interest in teaching junior doctors

Katrina Anderson, Jennifer Thomson, Belinda Allan


General practice

Peter Rischbieth


Connecting care for life

Justin Beilby

AFP in practice

AFP in Practice

Carolyn O’Shea

Back pages

Book reviews

Clinical challenge

Rachel Lee


Falls management in the elderly

Dr Nicholas Waldron discussed falls management in the elderly.

Dementia management

Professor Dimity Pond discusses dementia management in general practice.

The rational use of medications in the elderly

Associate Professor Sarah Hilmer on the rational use of medications in the elderly.


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