Volume 175 Issue 8

15 October 2001



  • Vitamin D status of women in the Geelong Osteoporosis Study: association with diet and casual exposure to sunlight Julie A Pasco, Margaret J Henry, Geoff C Nicholson, Kerrie M Sanders, Mark A Kotowicz (MJA 2001; 175: 401-405)
  • The impact of specialists on prescribing by general practitioners Jane Robertson, Jayne L Fryer, Dianne L O'Connell, Arn Sprogis, David A Henry (MJA 2001; 175: 407-411)

Public Health

Notable Cases

Clinical Update

  • Hereditary haemochromatosis: detection and management Guy Vautier, Michael Murray, John K Olynyk (MJA 2001; 175: 418-421)

Clinical Ethics

  • End-of-life issues: Case 1 Bernadette Tobin, Ian D Cameron (MJA 2001; 175: 424-425)

The Profession

EBM in Action

  • Carotid stenting or endarterectomy for stroke prevention? Kim M Hender, Jeremy N Anderson, Winston Chong (MJA 2001; 175: 430-431)

MJA Practice Essentials — Neurology

  • Disorders of memory and intellect John D G Watson (MJA 2001; 175: 433-439)