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December - The guts of it
November - Bites
A purpuric rash
AFP in Practice
ASPREN surveillance system for influenza-like illnessA comparison with FluTracking and the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System
Asthma and eligibility for the Australian Defence Force
Bed bugsWhat the GP needs to know
Bites and stings
Collaborative careThe role of practice nurses
DengueClinical and public health ramifications
Improving GP diabetes managementA PDSA audit cycle in Western Australia
‘I’m a happy little Vegemite, doctor!’
Health care reformFacing inequities
Influencing behaviour change in general practicePart 1 – brief intervention and motivational interviewing
Letters to the editor
Management of mammalian bites
Will the NHHRC recommendations drive quality performance?
General practice and the NHH RC report
Older patients’ attitudes to general practice registrarsA qualitative study
Pandemic preparednessRisk management and infection control for all respiratory infection outbreaks
Spider bitesAssessment and management
To treat or not to treat
Vertical integrationReducing the load on GP teachers
Weight managementFacts and fallacies
October - Vision at risk
September - Hands and feet
August - Infections that last
July - Weird Skin Stuff
June - Sexual Health
May - Sleep
April - Cancer Screening
March - Engaging men in health
January/February - Summer Salad
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