In 2014 we published over 60 medical education articles in Best Practice Journal, spanning more than 450 pages.
Context is crucial for understanding and...
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) affects approximately one in seven New Zealanders aged over 40 years...
A New Zealand consensus statement for the management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in primary care has...
Benzodiazepines may be considered as a short-term treatment for insomnia and anxiety; zopiclone, a benzodiazepine-like medicine,
is indicated for the treatment of insomnia only....
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Important message to readers. As a result of a change in funding arrangements there will be some differences to Best Practice
Journal over the coming months. The Best Practice Journal will continue to be freely available online, but there will be changes to the hard
copy version between now and June, 2015.
During this period of time we will be assessing the demand for retaining a print edition of BPJ, and investigating options for funding this.
Read more about the changes
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New Dabigatran - An Update
Bpacnz has now published a quick guide for clinicians and parents to encourage swallowing of pills and capsules in children.
This guide is available to download, and can be used as a take-home resource.
Encouraging children to swallow tablets or capsules
Peer Group Discussions
In an ongoing series,
we look back at the key messages and practice points from selected articles in Best Practice Journals.