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Volume 199, Issue 2 — 22 July, 2013

In this issue

Fewer mixed signals, more green salad Astika Kappagoda
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 79. 

Editorials

How can we improve access to new (and old) antibiotics in Australia?

Allen C Cheng and Roger L Nation
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 81-82.

Should we screen for lung cancer in Australia?

Mark Hew, Robert G Stirling and Michael J Abramson
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 82-83.

International treatment guidelines for anaemia in chronic kidney disease — what has changed?

Robert J MacGinley and Rowan G Walker
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 84-85. 

In brief

From the NHMRC
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 86.
News
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 87.

Perspectives

Regulation and the prevention agenda

Roger S Magnusson and Belinda H Reeve
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 89.

A funding model for public-good clinical trials

Ingrid M Winship, John McNeil and R John Simes
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 90-91.
Subacute care funding in the firing line Christopher J Poulos, Kathy Eagar, Steven G Faux, John J Estell and Maria Crotty
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 92-93. 

What makes a same-sex parented family?

Simon R Crouch, Ruth P McNair, Elizabeth B Waters and Jennifer J Power
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 94-96. 

Letters

Doctors in support of law reform for voluntary euthanasia

Paul F Dunne
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 97.

Doctors in support of law reform for voluntary euthanasia

Roger K Woodruff
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 97.

Doctors in support of law reform for voluntary euthanasia

John O Willoughby, Robert G Marr and Colin P Wendell-Smith
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 97-98.

Rethinking psychotropics in nursing homes

Juanita L Westbury and Gregory M Peterson
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 98.

Rethinking psychotropics in nursing homes

Ludomyr J Mykyta
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 98-99.

Rethinking psychotropics in nursing homes

Sarah N Hilmer and Danijela Gnjidic
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 99.

Seeking asylum: health and human rights in Australia

Joshua R Francis, Sarah Cherian and David Forbes
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 99-100.

Arthroscopy to treat osteoarthritis of the knee?

Wayne Adams
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 100.

Arthroscopy to treat osteoarthritis of the knee?

Rachelle Buchbinder and Ian A Harris
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 100.

Restless legs syndrome and day procedures

Ivan Cher
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 100-101.

Global health training and postgraduate medical education in Australia: the case for greater integration

Jan Kokavec, Lauren Hodgson and Justin C Sherwin
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 101.

Global health training and postgraduate medical education in Australia: the case for greater integration

Rob D Mitchell, Jennifer C Jamieson, Jake Parker, Fred B Hersch, Zoe Wainer and A Rob Moodie
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 102.

Research

Initial outcomes of using allografts from donation after cardiac death donors for liver transplantation in New South Wales

Jorieke M van der Stelt, Deborah J Verran, Ronald A deRoo, Hazel Christine and Michael Crawford
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 104-106. 

Risk factors for erectile dysfunction in a cohort of 108 477 Australian men

Marianne F Weber, David P Smith, Dianne L O'Connell, Manish I Patel, Paul L de Souza, Freddy Sitas and Emily Banks
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 107-111. 

Birthweight and fasting glucose and insulin levels: results from the Aboriginal Birth Cohort Study

Susan M Sayers, Susan A Mott, Kay D Mann, Mark S Pearce and Gurmeet R Singh
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 112-116. 

A description of human hydatid disease in Tasmania in the post-eradication era

Jennifer A O’Hern and Louise Cooley
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 117-120. 

Everolimus treatment of abdominal lymphangioleiomyoma in five women with sporadic lymphangioleiomyomatosis

Anna M Mohammadieh, Simon D Bowler, Elizabeth J Silverstone, Allan R Glanville and Deborah H Yates
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 121-123. 

Case reports

Mercury poisoning from home gold amalgam extraction

Mohamed Saleem, Sam Alfred, Rebecca A Bahnisch, Penelope Coates and Daniel J Kearney
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 125-127.

Ethics and law

Access to the Commonwealth electoral roll for medical research

Bebe Loff, Elissa A Campbell, Deborah C Glass, Helen L Kelsall, Claudia Slegers, Deborah R Zion, Ngaire J Brown and Lin Fritschi
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 128-130. 

Reflections

MJA Dr Eric Dark Creative Writing Prize
Enough? Rebecca C Rowe
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 131-132. 
MJA Dr Eric Dark Creative Writing Prize
Esther John E Farey
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 132-133. 

Internship: a journey of wrong turns and coloured forms

Rachel L Jones Lumby
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 134-135.
Obituary

Graeme Kian Giap Lim MB BS, FRACS

John D Morris
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 135. 

Correction

Frequency of sunburn in Queensland adults: still a burning issue

Adèle C Green, Louise Marquart, Susan L Clemens, Catherine M Harper and Peter K O'Rourke
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 102.