The latest New Zealand Medical Journal is out tomorrow


The latest New Zealand Medical Journal is out tomorrow

Media release from NZMA

Journal of the New Zealand Medical Association (Vol 131 No 1471): 9 March 2018


Climate change, human health and the CPTPP [open access]
Oliver Hailes, Rhys Jones, David Menkes, Joshua Freeman, Erik Monasterio


Paediatric pelvic fractures: Starship Hospital experience
Mohit Bajaj, Giorgio Stefanutti, Haemish Crawford, Vipul Upadhyay

Seasonal variation in Takotsubo syndrome compared with myocardial infarction: ANZACS-QI 16
Jen-Li Looi, Mildred Lee, MSc, Corina Grey, Mark Webster, Andrew To, Andrew J Kerr

Management of suspected acute coronary syndrome patients admitted to cardiology or non-cardiology services at Auckland City Hospital: implications for future national data collection
Tom Kai Ming Wang, Kok-Lam Chow, Aaron Lin, Alexei Chataline, Harvey White, Matthew Dawes, Greg Gamble, Chris Ellis

Renal function monitoring in patients prescribed dabigatran in the Compass Health Primary Health Organisation: a quality improvement audit
Lynn McBain, Anna Kyle

Smoking prevalence among doctors and nurses—2013 New Zealand census data
Richard Edwards, Danny Tu, James Stanley, Greg Martin, Heather Gifford, Rhiannon Newcombe

What do doctors know about assessing decision-making capacity?
Greg Young, Alison Douglass, Lorraine Davison

New atrial fibrillation diagnosed perioperatively—anticoagulation practices in a secondary hospital
Alyssa Kirby, Sisira Jayathissa


Mahi a Atua: a pathway forward for Māori mental health?
Diana Rangihuna, Mark Kopua, David Tipene-Leach

Clinical Correspondence

Cannabis—don’t smoke it! Four cannabis-related pathologies in one radiograph
Kate Grant, Vivienne Campbell, Lutz Beckert

Research letter

Children cycling on footpaths
Edward Randal, Romane Baland, Michael Keall