Internal Medicine Journal

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited By: Jeff Szer

Impact Factor: 1.699

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 56/150 (Medicine General & Internal)

Online ISSN: 1445-5994

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  1. Original Articles

    1. Prevalence of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in Patients Referred for Transthoracic Echocardiography

      K. Majeed, A.W. Hamer, S.C. White, T.J. Pegg, G.T. Wilkins, S.M. Williams, Y.H. Chen and M.J.A. Williams

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 SEP 2014 04:44AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12592

    2. Association between predonation serum uric acid concentration and change in renal function after living kidney donation in women

      AJin Cho, Jung Eun Lee, Hye Ryoun Jang, Wooseong Huh, Dae Joong Kim, Ha Young Oh and Yoon-Goo Kim

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 SEP 2014 04:43AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12591

  2. Reviews

    1. Portal Hypertension - Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management

      Dr. Stephen Bloom, Dr. William Kemp and Dr. John Lubel

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 SEP 2014 07:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12590

  3. Original Articles

    1. Blood oxygen equilibration time after cessation of supplemental oxygen in chronic respiratory disease

      AMC Stone, KKH Wong and DJ Barnes

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 SEP 2014 09:09PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12589

    2. A Possible Role of Serum Uric Acid as a Marker of Metabolic Syndrome

      Yu-Ji Lee, Seong Cho and Sung Rok Kim

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 SEP 2014 09:09PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12588

    3. High Proportion of Rare and Compound EGFR Mutations in an Australian Population of Non-Squamous NSCLC

      Emily Stone, Henry Ainge Allen, Tajalli Saghaie, Alistair Abbott, Robyn Daniel, Ronald Scott Mead, Maija Kohonen-Corish, Marshall Plit and Lucy Morgan

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 SEP 2014 09:09PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12587

    4. Enteral tube feeding of patients with acute stroke: When does the risk of diarrhoea increase?

      Juan Jose Arevalo-Manso, Patricia Martinez-Sanchez, Belen Juarez-Martin, Blanca Fuentes, Gerardo Ruiz-Ares, Borja Enrique Sanz-Cuesta, Pilar Parrilla-Novo and Exuperio Diez-Tejedor

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 SEP 2014 09:09PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12586

    5. A systematic review of prevalence, disease characteristics, and management of systemic lupus erythematosus in Australia: Identifying areas of unmet need

      Mandana Nikpour, Julie Ann Bridge and Sven Richter

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12568

    6. Paediatric Heart Transplantation in Australia Comes of Age – Twenty-One Years of Experience in a National Centre

      Peta MA Alexander, Anne-Fré Swager, Katherine J Lee, Anne Shipp, Igor E Konstantinov, James L Wilkinson, Yves d'Udekem, Christian Brizard and Robert G Weintraub

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12567

  4. Reviews

    1. Management of Systemic Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis: Recommendations of the Myeloma Foundation of Australia Medical and Scientific Advisory Group

      N. Weber, P. Mollee, B. Augustson, R. Brown, L. Catley, J. Gibson, S. Harrison, P.J. Ho, N. Horvath, W. Jaksic, D. Joshua, H Quach, A.W. Roberts, A. Spencer, J. Szer, D. Talaulikar, B. To, A. Zannettino and H.M. Prince

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12566

  5. Original Articles

    1. Retrospective Imaging Audit and Cost Analysis of Medical Oncology Inpatients Admitted to Westmead Hospital

      Sarika Gupta, Nicola Taylor, Dinesh Selvakumar, Paul R Harnett, Nicholas Wilcken and Clara I Lee

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 AUG 2014 04:53AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12565

  6. Reviews

    1. Physical activity and sedentary behaviour: applying lessons to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

      Kylie Hill, Paul Gardiner, Vinicius Cavalheri, Sue Jenkins and Genevieve Healy

      Accepted manuscript online: 27 AUG 2014 10:20PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12570

  7. Original Articles

    1. A Single-Centre Cross-Sectional Analysis of Advance Care Planning among Elderly Inpatients

      Flora Cheang, Terry Finnegan, Cameron Stewart, Alison Hession and Josephine M Clayton

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12550

    2. Prevalence and predictors of advance directives in Australia

      Ben White, Cheryl Tilse, Jill Wilson, Linda Rosenman, Tanya Strub, Rachel Feeney and William Silvester

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12549

    3. Outcomes of Haematology/Oncology patients admitted to Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at The Canberra Hospital (TCH)

      Sagun Parakh, Anna Piggin, Terry Neeman, Imogen Mitchell, Philip Crispin and Alison Davis

      Accepted manuscript online: 5 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12545

  8. Reviews

    1. Advances in classification, basic mechanisms and clinical science in ankylosing spondylitis and axial spondyloarthritis

      Philip C. Robinson and Helen Benham

      Accepted manuscript online: 5 AUG 2014 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12544

  9. Original Articles

    1. An association between an educational intervention and a reduction in inappropriate troponin testing in patients presenting to an adult emergency department

      Dr Ralph Scorgie, Dr Gordon Michael Nicholls and Dr Peter Jones

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12543

    2. Metoclopramide for patients with intractable hiccups: A multi-center, randomized, controlled pilot study

      TieGang Wang and Desheng Wang

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12542

    3. A Prospective Study of Acute Inpatient Gout Diagnoses and Management in A Tertiary Hospital – the Determinants and Outcome of A Rheumatology Consultation

      Andrew J Teichtahl, Laurence Clemens, Mandana Nikpour and Evange Romas

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12541

    4. Mortality attributable to rheumatic heart disease in the Kimberley: a data linkage approach

      Sarah Bowen Davies, Alexandra Hofer and Carole Reeve

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12540

    5. Sticking to minimum standards: implementing antibiotic stewardship in intensive care

      Dr Nadia J Chaves, Ms Robyn J Ingram, A/Prof Christopher M MacIsaac and A/Prof Kirsty L Buising

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12539

    6. Effects of hospital acquired conditions on length of stay for patients with diabetes

      Jayde Cromarty, Sumit Parikh, Wen Kwang Lim, Shamasunder Acharya and Terri J Jackson

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JUL 2014 03:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12538

    7. Telehealth - Experience of the first 120 consultations delivered from a new Refugee Telehealth clinic

      Thomas R Schulz, Michael Richards, Henry Gasko, Jason Lohrey, Marienne E Hibbert and Beverley-Ann Biggs

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 JUL 2014 02:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12537

    8. Infectious Diseases Consultations at an Australian Tertiary Hospital – A Review of 11,511 Inpatient Consults

      Evan C Bursle, E. Geoffrey Playford and David FM Looke

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 JUL 2014 02:03AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12536

    9. Hyponatraemia in older medical patients: Implications for falls and adverse outcomes of hospitalisation

      Dr. Shabana Ahamed, A/Prof Mahesan Anpalahan, Dr. Steven Savvas, Professor. Steven Gibson, Dr. Javier Torres and Professor. Edward Janus

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 JUL 2014 11:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12535

    10. Polypharmacy among nonagenarians/centenarians in rural China

      Ming Yang, Jing Lu, Li Luo, Qiukui Hao and Birong Dong

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 JUL 2014 11:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12534

  10. Reviews

    1. The Efficacy of Patient Initiated Follow Up Clinics In Secondary Care: A Systematic Review

      Mr. Ashish Taneja, Dr. Bruce Su'a and Prof. Andrew G Hill

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 JUL 2014 11:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12533

    2. Chemotherapy-related Cardiomyopathy: A Neglected Aspect of Cancer Survivorship

      Mark T. Nolan, Ray M. Lowenthal, Alison Venn and Thomas H. Marwick

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 JUL 2014 11:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12532

  11. Original Articles

    1. Assessment of renal involvement in patients with familial Mediterranean fever: a clinical study from Ardabil, Iran

      Bahman Bashardoust and Nasrollah Maleki

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 JUL 2014 08:38AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12520

    2. Kidney disease health literacy among new patients referred to a nephrology outpatient clinic

      Dr Michael T Burke, Dr Jola Kapojos, Dr Christine Sammartino and Associate Professor Nicholas A Gray

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 JUL 2014 08:38AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12519

    3. iPad use at the bedside: A tool for engaging patients in care processes during ward-rounds?

      Melissa T Baysari, Kristian Adams, Elin C Lehnbom, Johanna I Westbrook and Richard O Day

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 JUL 2014 08:38AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12518

    4. The Prevalence and Predictors of Fatigue in haemo-oncological patients

      Rachel Zordan, Vanessa Manitta, Harshal Nandurkar, Merrole Cole-Sinclair and Jennifer Philip

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 JUL 2014 08:38AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12517

    5. General practitioner management plans delaying time to next potentially preventable hospitalization for patients with heart failure

      Agnes I. Vitry, Tuan A. Nguyen, Emmae N. Ramsay, Gillian E. Caughey, Andrew L. Gilbert, Sepehr Shakib, Philip Ryan, Adrian Esterman, Robyn A. McDermott and Elizabeth E. Roughead

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 JUN 2014 06:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12512

    6. The Goals of Patient Care project: implementing a proactive approach to patient-centred decision making

      Catherine Brimblecombe, David Crosbie, Wen Kwang Lim and Barbara Hayes

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 JUN 2014 06:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12511

    7. Laboratory Tests to Identify Patients at Risk of Early Major Adverse Events: A Prospective Pilot Study

      Melissa Kaufman, Bronwyn Bebee, James Bailey, Raymond Robbins, Graeme K Hart and Rinaldo Bellomo

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 JUN 2014 06:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/imj.12509

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