Volume 175 Issue 3

6 August 2001



Public Health

Notable Cases

  • Parasitic procrastination: late-presenting ovale malaria and schistosomiasis Timothy M E Davis, Balbir Singh, Greg Sheridan (MJA 2001; 175: 146-148)

Clinical Update

  • Renal artery stenosis: a disease worth pursuing Serena C Parker, Anthony Hannah, Mark Brooks, William J Louis, Chris J O'Callaghan (MJA 2001; 175: 149-153)


  • Bovine spongiform encephalopathy and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: implications for Australia Paul N Goldwater (MJA 2001; 175: 154-158)

Evidence-Based Medicine

  • Ethics and evidence-based medicine Stephen R Leeder, Lucie Rychetnik (MJA 2001; 175: 161-164)


Lessons from Practice

  • Severe postoperative haemorrhage and airway obstruction following high-dose enoxaparin Michael D Wilson, Kenneth Harrison (MJA 2001; 175: 167-168)

EBM in Action

  • Is laser treatment effective and safe for musculoskeletal pain? Christopher B Del Mar, Paul P Glasziou, Anneliese B Spinks, Sharon L Sanders (MJA 2001; 175: 169)

Public health

Ann J Woolcock, Shalini A Bastiampillai, Guy B Marks and Victoria A Keena

Med J Aust 2001; 175 (3): 141-145


Kerin O'Dea and J I Mann

Med J Aust 2001; 175 (3): 165-166