Volume 173 Issue 4

21 August 2000



Public health

Notable cases

Indigenous health

  • Delay times and management of acute myocardial infarction in Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in the Northern Territory Michael A Ong, Tarun S Weeramanthri (MJA 2000; 173: 201-204)

Clinical update

  • Imagined ugliness: a symptom which can become a disorder David J Castle, Daniel Morkell (MJA 2000; 173: 205-207)


  • The clinical role of quantitative ultrasound in assessing fracture risk and bone status George Phillipov, Max Holsman, Patrick J Phillips (MJA 2000; 173: 208-211)

Lessons from practice

  • Serious complications with neck manipulation and informed consent Roy G Beran, Andrew Schaefer, Toos Sachinwalla (MJA 2000; 173: 213-214)