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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)

A Double Whammy! New baccalaureate RNs’ transitions into rural acute care
JC Smith and V Vandall-Walker
(23 May 2017,  Original Research)

A review of the availability and cost effectiveness of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) management interventions in rural Australia and New Zealand
ME Brooke, N Spiliopoulos and M Collins
(16 May 2017,  Short Communication)

A simple, novel technique for fixing Penrose drains in minor surgeries, with advantages for remote outpatient clinics: a retrospective comparison with conventional drain fixation in North Ibaraki, Japan
Y Shibuya, G Matsumoto, M Sasaki, K Sasaki, K Adachi and M Sekido
(9 May 2017,  Original Research)

Adaptation of the Global Frameworks for Community Based Rehabilitation in Southern Africa: A Proof of Concept
VRP M'kumbuzi and H Myezwa
(26 April 2017,  Original Research)

Building a local medical workforce in Tasmania: where are international fee-paying medical graduates likely to work?
C Cheek, R Hays, P Allen, G Walker and L Shires
(17 April 2017,  Original Research)

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, AK Singh, GG Parmeshwaran, 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, L Ku and C Li
(21 March 2017,  Original Research)

Dr Hideo Takano: Loss of the sole physician who continued practice in the disaster area of Futaba District, Fukushima Prefecture
A Ozaki
(4 April 2017,  Obituary)

Effect of an oral healthcare program on gingival health status in rural areas of South Korea
M Lee, N Kim, W Chung, E Choi, C Kim and S Chang
(4 April 2017,  Original Research)

Factors influencing suicide in older rural males: A review of Australian studies
KT Crnek-Georgeson, LA Wilson and A Page
(16 May 2017,  Review Article)

Feasibility and diagnostic accuracy of using Armband Mid-Upper Arm Circumference as simple screening tool for maternal wasting in rural India
V Sethi, RN Parhi, S Dar and S Agrawal
(9 May 2017,  Letter to the Editor)

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)

Gene therapy renews hope to lower the global rural sickle cell disease burden
RO Tachere and AO Umunna
(19 April 2017,  Letter to the Editor)

Household resources as determinants of child mortality in Ghana
J Nutor, JF Bell, JC Slaughter-Acey, JG Joseph, E Apesoa-Varano and M de Leon Siantz
(7 April 2017,  Original Research)

Mobile emergency simulation training for rural health providers
D Martin, B Bekiaris and G Hansen
(5 April 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)

Retention of doctors in rural health services in Thailand: impact of a national collaborative approach
R Arora, P Chamnan, A Nitiapinyasakul and S Lertsukprasert
(4 April 2017,  Original Research)

Retention of qualified healthcare workers in rural Senegal: Lessons learned from a qualitative study
M Nagai, N Fujita, IS Diouf and M Salla
(19 April 2017,  Original Research)

Rural-urban differences in unpaid caregivers of adults
E Crouch, JC Probst and KJ Bennett
(15 May 2017,  Original Research)

Socioeconomic disparities in head and neck cancer patients’ access to cancer treatment centers
B Walker, N Schuurman, A Auluck, SA Lear and M Rosin
(14 March 2017,  Original Research)

Speech-language pathology telethealth in rural and remote schools: the experience of school executive and therapy assistants
GC Fairweather, MA Lincoln and R Ramsden
(28 March 2017,  Original Research)

The evolution of the Community Health Worker program in Papua New Guinea
CL Pilang, MA Gray and FI Oprescu
(28 March 2017,  Rural Health History)

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)

Understanding how emergency medicine physicians survive and thrive in rural practice: a theoretical model
A Kolhatkar, AK Keesey, B Bluman, BM Lynn and T Wilkinson
(1 May 2017,  Original Research)

Use of telehealth for health care of Indigenous peoples with chronic conditions: a systematic review
S Fraser, T Mackean, J Grant, R Ivers, K Hunter and K Towers
(20 April 2017,  Review Article)

What do evaluations tell us about implementing new models in rural and remote primary health care? Findings from a narrative analysis of seven service evaluations conducted by an Australian Centre of Research Excellence.
D Lyle, E Saurman, S Kirby, D Jones, J Humphreys and J Wakerman
(11 April 2017,  Review Article)

Current Issue

Original Research

Is remote health different to rural health?
J Wakerman, L Bourke, JS Humphreys and J Taylor
(26 May 2017,  Article No. 3832)
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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
(13 May 2017,  Article No. 4130)
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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
(28 April 2017,  Article No. 3925)
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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
(18 April 2017,  Article No. 3966)
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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
(7 April 2017,  Article No. 3893)
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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
(4 April 2017,  Article No. 3941)
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Short Communication

Cervical cancer screening in rural mountainous Honduras: knowledge, attitudes and barriers
RJ Pryor, N Masroor, M Stevens, K Sanogo, P Hernández O'Hagan and G Bearman
(25 May 2017,  Article No. 3820)
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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
(26 April 2017,  Article No. 3975)
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Research Letter

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
(16 April 2017,  Article No. 3985)
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