Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



April Vol 41 (4) 161-256
AFP > 2012 > April


Sprains and strains

Maxillofacial trauma

Joel Tuckett, Patrick Warnke, Anthony Lynham

Meniscal tear

Tim Shiraev, Suzanne E Anderson, Nigel Hope

Shoulder injuries

Shane Brun

Cervical spine

Helen Ackland, Peter Cameron

Hands, fingers, thumbs

Megan Eddy

Up front

A hazardous life

Rachel Lee

Letters to the editor


Hepatitis B serology

Benjamin Cowie, Vanessa Towell

Initial assessment of the injured shoulder

Shane Brun

The Ottawa knee rules

Tasneem Haque, Kaihan Yao

Feeding in the first year of life

Brian Symon, Michael Bammann

Dementia and driving

Don Iverson, John Carmody, Victoria Traynor


Fitness to drive

Jane Sims, Sian Rouse-Watson, Andrew Beveridge, Peter Schattner, Kay M Jones

Patients and tests

Marjan Kljakovic


The Kirketon Road Centre

Craig Rodgers

Back pages

Book reviews

Clinical challenge

Sophia Samuel


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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