Volume 169 Issue 4

17 August 1998




Notable Cases

  • Cerebral histoplasmosis in an Australian patient with systemic lupus erythematosus Alice-Ann Sullivan, Susan M Benson, Arthur H Ewart, Patrick G Hogan, R Michael Whitby, Richard S Boyle (MJA 1998; 169: 201-202)


  • The diastolic debate: is it time to discard Korotkoff phase IV in favour of phase V for blood pressure measurements in pregnancy? Susan P Walker, John R Higgins, Shaun P Brennecke (MJA 1998; 169: 203-205)

New Drugs, Old Drugs

  • Proton pump inhibitors Peter H Katelaris (MJA 1998; 169: 208-211)

Medicine and the Law

  • Breast cancer and malpractice litigation Allan O Langlands (MJA 1998; 169: 212-214)

Clinical Practice

  • Antenatal screening and prenatal diagnosis of thalassaemia: an update Kirsten A Small, Fung Yee Chan (MJA 1998; 169: 215-219)

MJA Practice Essentials - Gastroenterology

  • Diseases associated with Helicobacter pylori Anouk T Dev, John R Lambert (MJA 1998; 169: 220-225)