A DIRECTORY OF INFORMATIVE MEDICAL WEBSITES FOR NEW ZEALAND GENERAL PRACTITIONERS AND THEIR PATIENTS

TRAVEL MEDICINE

Last updated 18 January 2016  
www.airnewzealand.co.nz Air New Zealand - Search for "Fitness for Air Travel - Guidelines for Doctors"
www.asma.org Aerospace Medical Association – Medical Guidelines for Airline Travel - Useful Table on 'Suggested DVT Prophylaxis'
www.avsec.govt.nz Aviation Security Service – Information on Taking Medicines in Carry-On Baggage
www.caa.govt.nz Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand – Information on Medical Certification for Aviation Workers
www.cdc.gov Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA) - Up to Date Travelers Health Topics: Destinations, Diseases, Resources, Vaccinations
www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk Fit for Travel - Travel Health Information for People Traveling Abroad from UK
www.incb.org The International Narcotics Control Board has Information on International Agreements Governing the Transportation of Medicines Across Borders
www.malaria-reference.co.uk Malaria Reference Laboratory (UK) - Advice and Guidelines for Malaria Prevention in Travellers
www.malariasite.com Malaria Site - All About Malaria
www.mfat.govt.nz Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade – Useful Resource When Travelling to a Country with Strict Drug Laws, e.g. Indonesia or Thailand, or if there is Uncertainty Regarding the Legality of a Medicine in Another Country
www.msf.org Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an International, Independent, Medical Humanitarian Organisation that Delivers Emergency Aid to People Affected by Armed Conflict, Epidemics, Natural Disasters and Exclusion from Healthcare
www.nztravelmedicine.co.nz Travel Medicine New Zealand
www.safetravel.govt.nz SafeTravel - Official Advice for New Zealanders Living and Travelling Overseas
www.traveldoctor.co.nz Travel Doctor - Travel Medicine Clinics and Up to Date Travel Health Alerts 
www.travel-essentials.co.nz Travel Country Health Reports and Travel Accessories
www.who.int World Health Organisation - International Travel and Health
www.who.int/malaria/travellers World Health Organisation - Information on Malaria, its Geographical Distribution and Recommended Preventive Measures
www.worldwise.co.nz Worldwise – Travellers Health and Vaccination Centres