Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



May Vol 38 (5) 273 - 368
AFP > 2009 > May



Christopher Harrison, Helena Britt, Janice Charles

Restless legs syndrome

Brendon Yee, Roo Killick, Keith Wong

Sleep and depression

Michael Berk

Sleep apnoea

Matthew T Naughton, Kirk Kee

Up front

Small ‘l’ leadership

Jenni Parsons

Letters to the editor


Could it be Henoch-Schönlein purpura?

Chi Eung Danforn Lim, Lisa N C Cheng, Felix W S Wong

Live kidney donors

Vicki Levidiotis

Management of chalazia in general practice

Graham A Lee, Hannah Gilchrist

Persistent hyperkalaemia

Bo Xu, Michael Murray


The 45 year old health check

Suzanne McKenzie, Cheryl Amoroso, Amando Ampt, Rachel A Laws, Anna M Williams, Upali W Jayasinghe, Gawaine Powell Davies, Mark F Harris, Nicholas A Zwar

Cardiovascular risk assessment in Australian general practice

Ruchi Gupta, Jessica Broadbent, Nigel Stocks

Kids that go bump in the night

Margot Davey

Rural smokers

Andrew Baird, James Dunbar, Anna Chapman, Stephen Bunker, Kevin McNamara, Benjamin Philpot, Erkki Vartiainen, Tiina Laatikainen, Edward Janus


Choosing general practice as a career

Jeremy Bunker, Narelle Shadbolt

GPs with special interests

Geoffrey Spurling, Claire Jackson

A patient’s duty to follow up

Sara Bird


The patient centred medical home

Rick Kellerman

AFP in practice

AFP in Practice

Carolyn O’Shea

Back pages

Book reviews

Clinical challenge

Rachel Lee


Wind problems in the bowels

Professor Terry Bolin discusses wind problems in the bowels, including causes, differential diagnoses, investigations, management and more.

Older people with mild cognitive impairment and driving

Mr David Johnson discusses his recent study on the views of older people with mild cognitive impairment on their driving ability.

Minimising patient harm from alcohol and drug use

Dr Linda Berends considers a range of evidence based strategies within primary health care to effectively minimise patient harm from alcohol and drug usage.

Male reproductive problems

Associate Professor Wijesinha provides a wide ranging and comprehensive discussion on the presentation, investigation and management of common male reproductive problems including erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and more.


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