Internal Medicine Journal

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Edited By: Jeff Szer

Impact Factor: 1.699

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 56/156 (Medicine General & Internal)

Online ISSN: 1445-5994

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Cardiovascular Focus (Papers published 2010-2012)

Cardiovascular Papers

Coxibs, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and cardiovascular risk
T. Woodruff

Yentl resurgat: inadequate management of cardiovascular risk in women
J. Lowe

Advanced chronic kidney disease, cardiovascular events and the effect of diabetes: data from the Atherosclerosis and Folic Acid Supplementation Trial
S. Zoungas, M. Lui, P. G. Kerr, et al

Suboptimal management of cardiovascular risk factors in coronary heart disease patients in primary care occurs particularly in women
A. Driscoll, A.Beauchamp, et al

Role of echocardiographic left ventricular mass and carotid intima-media thickness in the cardiovascular risk assessment of asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
K. K. Poppe, G. A. Whalley, et al

Cardiovascular mortality and morbidity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the impact of bronchodilator treatment
R. Wood-Baker, B. Cochrane, M. T. Naughton

Cardiovascular risk modification in participants with coronary disease screened by the Kidney Early Evaluation Program
P. A. McCullough, A. Whaley-Connell, W. W. Brown, A. J. Collins

An Australian cardiovascular risk equation for type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
W. A. Davis, M. W. Knuiman, T. M. E. Davis

What is the role of invasive versus non-invasive coronary angiography in the investigation of patients suspected to have coronary heart disease?
C. K. Chow, T. Sheth

NT-pro-BNP predicts worsening renal function in patients with chronic systolic heart failure
R. Pfister, J. Müller-Ehmsen, J. Hagemeister

Management of heart conditions in older rural and urban Australian women
S. Jordan, A. Wilson, A. Dobson

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Healthcare professional requirements for the care of adult diabetes patients managed with insulin pumps in Australia

S. Xu, K. Alexander, W. Bryant, N. Cohen, M. E. Craig, M. Forbes et al.

Healthcare professional (HCP) time supporting insulin pump therapy (IPT) has not been documented, yet it is important in planning and allocating resources for effective care. This study aims to determine HCP time spent in IPT patient care to inform resource planning for optimal IPT delivery.

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Top Read Internal Medicine Papers from 2011

Use of empiric antimicrobial therapy in neutropenic fever
C. S. Tam, M. O'Reilly, D. Andresen, S. Lingaratnam, A. Kelly, K. Burbury, et al

Introduction to the Australian consensus guidelines for the management of neutropenic fever in adult cancer patients, 2010/2011
S. Lingaratnam, M. A. Slavin, B. Koczwara, J. F. Seymour, J. Szer, et al

Incretin-based therapies – review of the physiology, pharmacology and emerging clinical experience
J. H. Martin, C. F. Deacon, M. D. Gorrell, J. B. Prins

Use of antibacterial prophylaxis for patients with neutropenia
M. A. Slavin, S. Lingaratnam, L. Mileshkin, D. L. Booth, M. J. Cain

Use of risk stratification to guide ambulatory management of neutropenic fever
L. J. Worth, S. Lingaratnam, A. Taylor, A. M. Hayward, S. Morrissey

Current use of aminoglycosides: indications, pharmacokinetics and monitoring for toxicity
M. L. Avent, B. A. Rogers, A. C. Cheng, D. L. Paterson