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Volume 206, Issue 1 — 16 January, 2017

Perspectives

Towards revalidation in Australia: a discussion Joanna M Flynn
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 7-8. 
A game changer for eye care for diabetes Hugh R Taylor
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 8-9. 
Overcoming cardiovascular disease in Indigenous Australians Alex Brown and Leonard Kritharides
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 10-12.

Medical education

Innovations
Introducing a new series on innovations in medical education Zsuzsoka Kecskes and Imogen Mitchell
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 13.
Innovations
Bringing competencies closer to day-to-day clinical work through entrustable professional activities Olle ten Cate, Stephen Tobin and Marie-Louise Stokes
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 14-16.

Reflections

Poem
Diffraction spikes Mitchell Welch
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 17.
Poem
Cloudless Michelle P Poon
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 18.

Editorials

Encouraging early treatment of suspected heart attack: it’s OK to call 000 Peter L Thompson and Trevor Shilton
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 19. 
The challenge of discharge: combining medication reconciliation and discharge planning Jennifer H Martin and Jennifer A May
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 20-21.
Centralising care for patients with pancreatic cancer: a hybrid model approach Robert C Gandy and Koroush Haghighi
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 21-22.

Research

Pancreatectomy is underused in NSW regions with low institutional surgical volumes: a population data linkage study Nicola Creighton, Richard Walton, David M Roder, Sanchia Aranda, Arthur J Richardson, Neil Merrett and David Currow
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 23-29. 
Effect of a mass media campaign on ambulance use for chest pain Ziad Nehme, Peter A Cameron, Muhammad Akram, Harry Patsamanis, Janet E Bray, Ian T Meredith and Karen Smith
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 30-35. 
Reducing medication errors in hospital discharge summaries: a randomised controlled trial Erica Y Tong, Cristina P Roman, Biswadev Mitra, Gary S Yip, Harry Gibbs, Harvey H Newnham, De Villiers Smit, Kirsten Galbraith and Michael J Dooley
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 36-39. 

Short report

Australia Day 2016: alcohol-related presentations to emergency departments Diana Egerton-Warburton, Andrew Gosbell, Angela Wadsworth, Daniel M Fatovich and Drew B Richardson
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 40. 

Narrative review

Modern management of acne Victoria Rebecca Harris and Alan J Cooper
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 41-45.

Position statement summary

Letters

Absolute risk of cardiovascular disease events, and blood pressure- and lipid-lowering therapy in Australia Satvinder S Dhaliwal and Timothy A Welborn
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 51.
Absolute risk of cardiovascular disease events and blood pressure- and lipid-lowering therapy in Australia Emily Banks, Rosemary J Korda and Bill Stavreski
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 51.

Retraction notice

Retraction notice
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (1): 29.