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Volume 198, Issue 1 — 21 January, 2013

Editor’s choice

Food on the table, shoes on our feet

Ann Gregory and Ruth Armstrong
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 7. 

Editorials

Where is the next generation of medical educators?

Wendy C Y Hu, Geoffrey J McColl, Jill E Thistlethwaite, Lambert W T Schuwirth and Tim Wilkinson
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 8-9. 

Could it be Q fever?

Heather F Gidding and Stephen R Graves
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 9-10.

Healthy competition: a guide to prizes and awards in the MJA

Ruth M Armstrong
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 11.

In brief

From the NHMRC

Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 12.
News
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 13.

Perspectives

The United Kingdom’s broken promises on health

Tony Kirby
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 15.

Australia’s dietary guidelines and the environmental impact of food “from paddock to plate”

Linda A Selvey and Marion G Carey
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 18-19. 

Letters

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

David C Burke
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 20-21.

“Click first, care second” photography

Rahul Chakrabarti and Chandrashan M Perera
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 21. 

“Click first, care second” photography

Rod Phillips
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 21. 

“Click first, care second” photography

Jillian K Tomlinson, Andrew J Myers and Bryce M Meads
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 21-22. 

“Click first, care second” photography

Kara Burns and Suzanne Belton
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 22. 

Highly sensitive troponin assays — a two-edged sword?

Lee J Nedkoff, Michael S T Hobbs and Tom G Briffa
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 22-23.

An intensive smoking intervention for pregnant Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: a randomised controlled trial

Sandra J Eades, Rob W Sanson-Fisher and Katie Panaretto
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 23-24.

The Hospital Skills Program: a professional development program for non-specialist doctors in New South Wales

Alana M Killen, Sally M McCarthy, Anthony P Joseph and Andrew D Gosbell
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 24.

The Hospital Skills Program: a professional development program for non-specialist doctors in New South Wales

Simon D Leslie, Mary Webber and Michael Boyd
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 24-25.

Is bedside teaching necessary or acceptable in paediatrics?

Kathryn L Connelly and Michael S Gordon
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 25.

Importance of ambulatory blood pressure in hypertension management

Patrick Coleman
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 25-26.

Importance of ambulatory blood pressure in hypertension management

Geoffrey A Head, Barry P McGrath, Mark R Nelson and Michael Stowasser
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 26.

Improving effectiveness of clinical medicine: the need for better translation of science into practice

Robert G Fassett, Bill Lancashire and Anne Rasmussen
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 26.

Clinical focus

National Heart Foundation of Australia consensus statement on catheter ablation as a therapy for atrial fibrillation

Jonathan M Kalman, Prashanthan Sanders, David B Brieger, Anu Aggarwal, Nick A Zwar, James Tatoulis, Andre E Tay, Alison Wilson and Maree G Branagan
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 27-28. 

Research

Growth and pubertal development of adolescent boys on stimulant medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Alison S Poulton, Elaine Melzer, Paul R Tait, Sarah P Garnett, Chris T Cowell, Louise A Baur and Simon Clarke
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 29-32. 

Male reproductive health disorders among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men: a hidden problem?

Michael J Adams, Veronica R Collins, Michael P Dunne, David M de Kretser and Carol A Holden
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 33-38. 

A profile of body mass index in a large rural Victorian obstetric cohort

Chris E Cunningham and Glyn R Teale
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 39-42. 

Amanita phalloides poisoning and treatment with silibinin in the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales

Darren M Roberts, Michael J Hall, Morna M Falkland, Simone I Strasser and Nick A Buckley
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 43-47. 

Ethics and law

Legal considerations of consent and privacy in the context of clinical photography in Australian medical practice

Patrick D Mahar, Peter A Foley, Alexander Sheed-Finck and Christopher S Baker
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 48-49. 

Reflections

Ten things a ward consultant should never (ever) do

Simon Wein
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 51.

Australian orchids and the doctors they commemorate

John H Pearn
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 52-54. 

Adolf Saweri MBE, MD(Hon), DipMed, DTM&H

Ian Maddocks
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 56. 

David Lindsay Healy BMedSci, MB BS(Hons), PhD, FRANZCOG, FRCS(Hon), CREI

Luk J F Rombauts
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 56. 

Empowering patients while safeguarding them

Patrizia Boetto
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (1): 57.