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A comparative analysis of policies addressing rural oral health in eight English-speaking OECD countries
LA Crocombe, LR Goldberg, E Bell and B Seidel
(23 March 2017,  Original Research)

Cervical cancer screening in rural mountainous Honduras: knowledge, attitudes and barriers
RJ Pryor, N Masroor, M Stevens, K Sanago, P Hernández O'Hagan and G Bearman
(1 March 2017,  Short Communication)

Challenges to the provision of community aged care services across rural Australia: perceptions of service managers
P Savy, J Warburton and S Hodgkin
(25 January 2017,  Original Research)

Correlations between community size and student perceptions of value
SM Anderson and E Simanton
(26 March 2017,  Original Research)

Delay in initiation of treatment after diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in primary health care setting: Eight year cohort analysis from district Faridabad, Haryana, North India
S Kant, AKumar Singh, GGopal Parmeshwaram, P Haldar, S Malhotra and R Kaur
(20 February 2017,  Original Research)

Demographic and rural-urban variations in dental service utilization in Taiwan
P Wen, C Lee, Y Chang and C Li
(21 March 2017,  Original Research)

Developing a grounded theory for interprofessional collaboration acquisition using facilitator and actor perspectives in simulated wilderness medical emergencies
HA Smith, M Reade, M Marion and N Jeeves
(4 December 2016,  Project Report)

Feasibility of developing a pediatric telehealth network in Honduras with international consultation support
M Brooks, KR Holden, RM Duron, JT McElligott and A Summer
(1 March 2017,  Short Communication)

Health Justice Partnerships: Initial insights into the delivery of an integrated health and legal service for youth in regional Victoria
A Ollerenshaw and M Camilleri
(12 February 2017,  Short Communication)

Is urban–rural location associated with weight status in school children? An examination of 42 small and rural Californian counties
R Strochlic, LE Au and L Ritchie
(7 February 2017,  Original Research)

Measuring the attractiveness of rural communities in accounting for differences of rural primary care workforce supply
MR McGrail, PM Wingrove, SM Petterson, JS Humphreys, DJ Russell and AW Bazemore
(12 February 2017,  Original Research)

One year incidence of occupational accidents among agricultural workers in Oguzeli, Turkey
B Ozcirpici, N Aydin, C Olmez and D Sari
(2 March 2017,  Letter to the Editor)

Patients’ use of and attitudes towards self-medication in rural and remote Slovenian family medicine practices: a cross-sectional multicentre study
Z Klemenc-Ketis and D Mitrovic
(10 February 2017,  Original Research)

Promoting colorectal cancer screening through a new model of delivering rural primary care in the USA: a qualitative study
J Kim, L Young, S Bekmuratova, DJ Schober, H Wang, S Roy, SS Bhuyan, A Schumaker and L Chen
(17 January 2017,  Original Research)

Promoting Community Malaria Control in Rural Myanmar through an Active Community Participation Program using the Participatory Learning Approach
C Maung, T Sein, T Hlaing, K Okanurak, T Silawan and J Kaewkungwal
(20 February 2017,  Original Research)

Relevance of the Aboriginal Children’s Health and Well-being Measure beyond Wiikwemkoong
NL Young, M Wabano, S Blight, K Baker-Anderson, R Beaudin, LF McGregor, LE McGregor and TA Burke
(7 February 2017,  Original Research)

Socioeconomic Disparities in Head and Neck Cancer Patients’ Access to Cancer Treatment Centres
B Walker, N Schuurman, A Auluck, SA Lear and M Rosin
(14 March 2017,  Original Research)

The Pituri Learning Circle: central Australian Aboriginal women’s knowledge and practices around the use of Nicotiana spp. as a chewing tobacco.
AM Ratsch, A Mason, L Rive, FE Bogossian and KJ Steadman
(13 February 2017,  Original Research)

What does 'rural return' mean? Rural-origin medical graduates do not 'go home'
R Buttner, N Blakely, S Curtin, B Wall, S Pougnault, T Burkitt and D Playford
(12 February 2017,  Research Letter)

What does it cost to provide equity of access to high quality, comprehensive primary health care in rural Australia? A pilot study
SL Thomas, J Wakerman and JS Humphreys
(25 January 2017,  Original Research)

Current Issue


Training generalist doctors for rural practice in New Zealand
G Nixon, K Blattner, M Williamson, P McHugh and J Reid
(8 March 2017,  Article No. 4047)
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Original Research

Use of cell phones and computers for health promotion and tobacco cessation by American Indian college students in Montana
JW Dotson, LA Nelson, SL Young, D Buchwald and J Roll
(22 March 2017,  Article No. 4014)
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Examination of cardiovascular risk factors and rurality in Appalachian children
CL Lilly, A Umer, L Cottrell, L Pyles and W Neal
(20 March 2017,  Article No. 4200)
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A rural shelter in Ontario adapting to address the changing needs of women who have experienced intimate partner violence: a qualitative case study
T Mantler and B Wolfe
(16 March 2017,  Article No. 3987)
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Translating agricultural health and medicine education across the Pacific: a United States and Australian comparison study
SA Brumby, J Ruldolphi, D Rohlman and KJ Donham
(14 March 2017,  Article No. 3931)
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Residing in economically distressed rural Appalachia is independently associated with excess body weight in college students
DA Abshire, TA Lennie, GT Mudd-Martin and DK Moser
(11 March 2017,  Article No. 3984)
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A rapid post-disaster surveillance model enabling outbreak detection and healthcare response following earthquakes on Kefalonia island, Greece, February–May 2014
C Silvestros, K Mellou, C Williams, E Triantafyllou, G Rigakos, E Papoutsidou, K Tsekou, S Likiardopoulos, G Pantelios, G Kouris, G Christodoulakis, T Georgakopoulou, E Velonakis, C Hadjichristodoulou and Y Tselentis
(7 March 2017,  Article No. 3744)
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Health care in high school athletics in West Virginia
K Schneider, W Meeteer, JA Nolan and H Campbell
(4 March 2017,  Article No. 3879)
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Women’s health care: the experiences and behaviors of rural and urban lesbians in the USA
K Barefoot, JC Warren and K Smalley
(1 March 2017,  Article No. 3875)
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Long-term morbidity and mortality in survivors of critical illness: a 5-year observational follow-up study
PJ Secombe and P Stewart
(23 February 2017,  Article No. 3908)
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Predictors of remote practice location in the first seven cohorts of James Cook University MBBS graduates
T Woolley, T Sen Gupta and M Bellei
(13 February 2017,  Article No. 3992)
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Balancing safety and harm for older adults with dementia in rural emergency departments: healthcare professionals’ perspectives
KF Hunter, B Parke, M Babb, D Forbes and L Strain
(9 February 2017,  Article No. 4055)
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Strengthening the rural dietetics workforce: examining early effects of the Northern Ontario Dietetic Internship Program on recruitment and retention
M Hill, D Raftis and P Wakewich
(27 January 2017,  Article No. 4035)
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A national analysis of dental waiting lists and point-in-time geographic access to subsidised dental care: can geographic access be improved by offering public dental care through private dental clinics?
Y Dudko, E Kruger and M Tennant
(12 January 2017,  Article No. 3814)
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Disparities in dental health of rural Australians: hospitalisation rates and utilisation of public dental services in three communities in North Queensland
K Carlisle, S Larkins and F Croker
(11 January 2017,  Article No. 3807)
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Clinical Case Report

Diagnosis of osteoporosis in rural Arctic Greenland: a clinical case using plain chest radiography for secondary prevention and consideration of tools for primary prevention in remote areas
I Fleischer, LK Schæbel, N Albertsen, VN Sørensen and S Andersen
(15 February 2017,  Article No. 3910)
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Remote eye care screening for rural veterans with Technology-based Eye Care Services: a quality improvement project
AY Maa, B Wojciechowski, K Hunt, C Dismuke, R Janjua and MG Lynch
(26 January 2017,  Article No. 4045)
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Short Communication

Learning by doing: the MD-PA Interprofessional Education Rural Rotation
RT Palmer and C Stilp
(22 March 2017,  Article No. 4167)
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Avian influenza prevalence among hunter-harvested birds in a remote Canadian First Nation community
EN Liberda, R Meldrum, NA Charania, R Davey and LJS Tsuji
(11 January 2017,  Article No. 3864)
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Personal View

Indigenous clients intersecting with mainstream nursing: a reflection
S Trueman
(3 March 2017,  Article No. 3822)
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Rural Health History

Building a community of practice in rural medical education: growing our own together
RL Longenecker and D Schmitz
(25 March 2017,  Article No. 4195)
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Letter to the Editor

Determining the reach and capacity of rural and regional Aboriginal community food programs in Victoria
ML Gooey, J Browne, S Thorpe and L Barbour
(29 January 2017,  Article No. 3573)
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Research Letter

Developing a medical workforce for an Australian regional, island state
RB Hays, A Turnock and E Warnecke
(5 March 2017,  Article No. 4026)
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