Perinatal care

August 2016

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Perinatal care

August 2016 Vol 45 (8) 533-612

This month's articles include: Antenatal care, nutrition care during pregnancy, men and pregnancy, and challenges faced by breastfeeding mothers


Antenatal care in Australian general practice

Carmen Wong, Julie Gordon, Ying Pan, Joan Henderson, Helena Britt

Nutrition care by general practitioners: Enhancing women’s health during and after pregnancy

Lauren Ball, Shelley Wilkinson

There from the start: Men and pregnancy

Matthew Roberts

Overcoming challenges faced by breastfeeding mothers

Lisa H Amir, Anita Bearzatto


Paediatric urinary tract infections: Diagnosis and treatment

Devang J Desai, Brent Gilbert, Craig A McBride

Managing nausea and vomiting in pregnancy in a primary care setting

Amelia Tan, Therese Foran, Amanda Henry

Smoking cessation in people with alcohol and other drug problems

Colin P Mendelsohn, Alex Wodak AM

Surgery for adult patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: A review for general practitioners

Nga T Phan, Benjamin Wallwork, Benedict Panizza

Widespread rash after throat infection

Sofia Madanelo, Ana Baptista, Joana Ribeiro, Paulo Morais


Identifying Risk for Diabetes in Adolescence (IRDA): A pilot study in general practice

John Furler, Gareth Rudock, Jo-Anne Manski-Nankervis, Irene Blackberry, Mark Kennedy

Discussing alcohol and cancer with patients: Knowledge and practices of general practitioners in New South Wales and South Australia

Lyndal Wellard, Nadia Corsini, Clare Hughes

Setting up a domestic violence telephone helpline for general practitioners in Australia: What exists and what works?

Kirsty Forsdike-Young, Kelsey Hegarty

A diabetes-specific e-mental health tool: Development, acceptability and outcomes of a feasibility study

Jan Orman, Janine Clarke, Erin Whittle, Cesar Anonuevo, Judith Proudfoot

A clinical placement program for primary care professionals at a comprehensive cancer centre

Judy Evans, Linda Nolte, Amanda Piper, Liz Simkiss, Kathryn Whitfield, Michael Jefford

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