Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



Kirsty Douglas

MBBS, DipRACOG, MD, FRACGP, is Associate Professor, Clinical Education, ANU Medical School, ANU College of Medicine, Biology and the Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

A synthesis of selected national Australian guidelines on the general practice management of adult patients who are overweight or obese

As the proportion of the Australian population who are in the unhealthy weight range increases,1 the majority of the day to-day workload of general practitioners (GPs) will include patients who are...

The prevalence of overweight and obesity in Indigenous kindergarten children A cross sectional population based study

Overweight and obesity in children increases the likelihood of premature mortality and physical morbidity in later life, including diabetes, hypertension, ischaemic heart disease, stroke, asthma...


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