Australian Medicine News

12 Dec 2014

In this week’s issue of Australian Medicine, AMA Rural Medical Committee Chair, Dr David Rivett discusses the new geographical classification system upon which rural incentives are based, the Modified Monash Model. 

An article urging GPs and other doctors to look out for tell-tale signs of domestic violence amid mounting national alarm over the extent to which women and children are being assaulted in the family home is also featured in this week’s edition.

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