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Volume 197, Issue 5 — 3 September, 2012

Editor's choice

Truth and transparency in reproductive health

Ruth Armstrong
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 255. 

Editorials

Bringing stillbirth out of the shadows for all women having a baby in Australia

Vicki J Flenady and David A Ellwood
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 256-257.

Early medical abortion — available and safe

Caroline M de Costa and Michael Carrette
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 257-258. 

Reproductive technologies: the alchemy of life

Michael J Davies and Eric A Haan
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 259-260.

In brief

From The Cochrane Library

Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 262.

News

Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 263.

Perspectives

“Click first, care second” photography

Kara Burns and Suzanne Belton
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 265.

Letters

Tobacco plain packaging

Mike M Daube and Simon Chapman
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 272.

Is swaddling damaging our babies’ hips?

Nicole Williams, Bruce K Foster and Peter J Cundy
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 272.

Legal clarification of “loss of chance of a better outcome” in Australia

Padraic J Grattan-Smith
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 273.

Hormone treatment of gender identity disorder in a cohort of children and adolescents

Ann J Conway, Julie C Hamblin and David J Handelsman
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 273.

Hormone treatment of gender identity disorder in a cohort of children and adolescents

Jacqueline K Hewitt, Campbell Paul and Louise K Newman
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 274.

The value of a support group for doctors with substance use disorders

Cheryl Wile and Kym Jenkins
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 275-276.

Support for parents following stillbirth

Vicki J Flenady, Christine Carroll and Ros M Richardson
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 276.

Research

Ethnicity and the risk of late-pregnancy stillbirth

Henry Drysdale, Sanjeeva Ranasinha, Amanda Kendall, Michelle Knight and Euan M Wallace
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 278-281. 

Early medical abortion using low-dose mifepristone followed by buccal misoprostol: a large Australian observational study

Philip Goldstone, Jill Michelson and Eve Williamson
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 282-286. 

Online chlamydia testing: an innovative approach that appeals to young people

Kellie S H Kwan, Edwina A Jachimowicz, Lisa Bastian, Lewis Marshall and Donna B Mak
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 287-290. 

Australian national birthweight percentiles by sex and gestational age, 1998–2007

Timothy A Dobbins, Elizabeth A Sullivan, Christine L Roberts and Judy M Simpson
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 291-294. 

Ethics and law

A no-fault compensation system for medical injury is long overdue

David Weisbrot and Kerry J Breen
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 296-298. 

How best do we compensate for accidental medical injuries?

Julian L Rait
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 299-300.

Reflections

University of Melbourne Medical School: reflections of a graduate

Sir Peter J Morris
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 301-302.

Sleep tight

John M Worthington
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 1-1.

Robert Austin Kenihan MB BS, FRCOG, FRACOG

John M Svigos
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 303. 

Struan Birrell Robertson MB BS, FRCOG, FRANZCOG

James B Roche
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (5): 303. 

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