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Volume 185, Issue 9 — 6 November, 2006

From the editor’s desk

Americanisation of our medical schools

Martin B Van Der Weyden
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 473. 

In This Issue

Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 474. 

Editorials

Cervical cancer prevention: the saga goes on, but so much has changed!

Gerard V Wain
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 476-477.

The limits of perinatal viability: grappling with the “grey zone”

Brian A Darlow
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 477-479.

Inequity in rural cancer survival in Australia is not an insurmountable problem

Craig R Underhill, David Goldstein and Paul B Grogan
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 479-480.

Research

Self-reported adherence with medication and cardiovascular disease outcomes in the Second Australian National Blood Pressure Study (ANBP2)

Mark R Nelson, Christopher M Reid, Philip Ryan, Kristyn Willson and Lisa Yelland
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 487-489. 

Participation in cervical screening by Indigenous women in the Northern Territory: a longitudinal study

Philippa L Binns and John R Condon
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 490-494. 

Consensus statement

Perinatal care at the borderlines of viability: a consensus statement based on a NSW and ACT consensus workshop

Kei Lui, Barbara Bajuk, Kirsty Foster, Arnolda Gaston, Alison Kent, John Sinn, Kaye Spence, Wendy Fischer and David Henderson-Smart
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 495-500. 

Systematic review

Risk of serious NSAID-related gastrointestinal events during long-term exposure: a systematic review

Delia Schaffer, Timothy Florin, Craig Eagle, Ian Marschner, Gurkirpal Singh, Mendel Grobler, Chris Fenn, Manjula Schou and Kathleen M Curnow
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 501-506. 

Clinical update

Genetic counselling for psychiatric disorders

Melissa K Hill and Margaret Sahhar
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 507-510. 

Viewpoint

Tackling the burden of injury in Australasia: developing a binational trauma registry

Tamzyn M Davey, Cliff W Pollard, Leanne M Aitken, Mark Fitzgerald, Nicholas Bellamy, Daniel Cass, Peter D Danne, William M Griggs, Peter A Cameron, Robert N Atkinson, James Hamill, Sudhakar Rao, Drew B Richardson and Christine O'Connor
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 512-514. 

Lessons from practice

Loss of an eye in a baby from keratitis initially managed as conjunctivitis

Frances M Kearney, Luke J Maccheron and Glen A Gole
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 515-516. 

MJA Practice Essentials — Allergy

5: Allergy and the skin: eczema and chronic urticaria

Constance H Katelaris and Jane E Peake
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 517-522. 

Vernal keratoconjunctivitis

Denis Wakefield and Peter J McCluskey
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 523.

Letters

The quality of national data on injuries requiring hospitalisation

Kirsten McKenzie, Leith F Harding, Susan M Walker, James E Harrison, Emma L Enraght-Moony and Garry S Waller
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 526.

Guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes 2006

Jayantha I Weeraratne
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 526-527.

Guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes 2006

Philip Aylward and Constantine N Aroney
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 526-527.

Should clinical software be regulated?

Karen L Fox
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 527.

Policy lags behind reality on antenatal HIV screening

Len D Moaven
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 527-528.

Corrections

An unusual cause of severe metabolic acidosis

John V Peter, Natasha Rogers, Shailesh Murty, Rosemarie Gerace, Richard Mackay and Sandra L Peake
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 528.

Obituary

David Arthur Henderson MB BS, MD, FRACP, FRCP

Daniel R L Hart
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 511. 

Columns

In Other Journals

Ann Gregory
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): 524.