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Volume 180, Issue 10 — 17 May, 2004

From the editor’s desk

Burdensome bureaucratic style

Martin B Van Der Weyden
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 489. 

In This Issue

Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 490. 

Editorials

Indigenous health: tell us your story

Ruth M Armstrong and Martin B Van Der Weyden
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 492. 

Screening sigmoidoscopy for colorectal cancer: further pieces in the jigsaw

Charlie H Viiala and John K Olynyk
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 493-494.

Vaccines: the new Australian best-practice schedule

Margaret A Burgess and Peter B McIntyre
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 494-496.

Indigenous health

Burden of disease and injury in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations in the Northern Territory

Yuejen Zhao, Steve Guthridge, Anne Magnus and Theo Vos
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 498-502. 

Long-term trends in cancer mortality for Indigenous Australians in the Northern Territory

John R Condon, Joan Cunningham, Tony Barnes and Bruce K Armstrong
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 504-507. 

Association between diabetes and coronary heart disease in Aboriginal people: are women disadvantaged?

Zhiqiang Wang and Wendy E Hoy
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 508-511. 

Diabetes care in remote northern Australian Indigenous communities

Robyn A McDermott, Fiona Tulip and Barbara Schmidt
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 512-516. 

Institutional racism in Australian healthcare: a plea for decency

Barbara R Henry, Shane Houston and Gavin H Mooney
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 517-520. 

The upsurge of interest in Indigenous health in the 1950s and 1960s

David P Thomas
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 521-523. 

Clinical update

Coeliac disease: the great imitator

John M Duggan
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 524-526. 

Teaching on the run

Teaching on the run tips 2: educational guides for teaching in a clinical setting

Fiona R Lake and Gerard Ryan
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 527-528.

MJA Practice Essentials — Endocrinology

11: Androgen deficiency and replacement therapy in men

David J Handelsman and Jeffrey D Zajac
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 529-535. 

Letters

Homocysteine and vitamin status in older people in Perth

Leon A Flicker, Samuel D Vasikaran, Jenny Thomas, John G Acres, Paul E Norman, Konrad Jamrozik, Nicola T Lautenschlager, Peter J Leedman and Osvaldo P Almeida
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 539-540.

Failed sterilisations and the unwanted child: a new medicolegal minefield?

Malcolm H Parker
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 540.

Octreotide treatment for sulfonylurea-induced hypoglycaemia

Bronwyn A L Crawford and Channa Perera
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 540-541.

Octreotide treatment for sulfonylurea-induced hypoglycaemia

Peter C Veitch and Rory J Clifton-Bligh
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 540-541.

Diagnosis and management of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism

Malvinder S Parmar
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 541-542.

Diagnosis and management of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism

Ngaire T Jones
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 541-542.

Diagnosis and management of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism

Duncan J Topliss and Creswell J Eastman
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 541-542.

Management of chronic low back pain

David S Elder
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 542-544.

Management of chronic low back pain

John Salmon and Anna Hilyard
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 542-544.

Management of chronic low back pain

Nikolai Bogduk
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 542-544.

Snapshot

A complication of nasogastric feeding and anorexia nervosa

Desmond Wee and Jon P Clarke
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): 507. 

Supplement

Book reviews

RSI — a psychogenic disorder?

Richard A Kwiatek
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): ?.

Vivid history

Janet S McCalman
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): ?.

Essentials for the travel doctor

Robert B Kass
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): ?.

Columns

In Other Journals

Dr Ann Gregory
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (10): ?.