Volume 172 Issue 6

20 March 2000


Conference Report

  • Evidence for evidence-based medicine at the coalface Paddy A Phillips, George L Rubin, P Sue Morey (MJA 2000; 172: 259-260)


  • Death and readmission in the year after hospital admission with cardiovascular disease: the Hunter Area Heart and Stroke Register Richard F Heller, Janet D Fisher, Catherine A D'Este, Lynette L-Y Lim, Annette J Dobson, Robert Porter (MJA 2000; 172: 261-265)
  • HIV and AIDS in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: 1992-1998 Jillian A Guthrie, Gregory J Dore, Ann M McDonald, John M Kaldor, for the National HIV Surveillance Committee (MJA 2000; 172: 266-269)


  • Prostate cancer in Victoria in 1993: patterns of reported management Mark Frydenberg, Graham G Giles, Hedy Mameghan, Vicky J Thursfield, Jeremy Millar, John B Wheelahan, Damien M Bolton, Rodney R Syme (MJA 2000; 172: 270-274)

Notable Cases

  • Angle grinder injuries: a cause of serious head and neck trauma Sarin Wongprasartsuk, Robert L Love, Heather J Cleland (MJA 2000; 172: 275-277)

Clinical Update


Evidence-based Medicine