Primary health care research — essential but disadvantaged

Julie J Yallop, Brian R McAvoy, Joanne L Croucher, Andrew Tonkin and Leon Piterman, on behalf of the CHAT Study Group
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (2): 118-120.
  • Julie J Yallop1
  • Brian R McAvoy2
  • Joanne L Croucher1
  • Andrew Tonkin1
  • Leon Piterman3
  • on behalf of the CHAT Study Group

  • 1 Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 National Cancer Control Initiative, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 3 School of Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.


We wish to thank all contributing CHAT GPs, and Associate Professor Chris Reid, Monash University, for helpful comments.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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