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

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USEFUL FORMS

Addictions

Older Persons - General

Barthel Activities of Daily Living Index
Clinical Frailty Scale
Detecting Postural Hypotension
Functional Activities Questionnaire (Dementia)
Mini Nutritional Assessment
Mobility Parking Permit


Older Persons - Falls

Falls Risk Factor Checklist
Falls Algorithm
Timed Up and Go (TUG) Test
30-Second Chair Stand Test
Four-Stage Balance Test
 

Older Persons - Memory Testing

Assessing Capacity Toolkit
Delirium & Cognitive Impairment (4AT)
GPCOG
Mini-COG
Mini Mental State Examination
Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA)
RUDAS (lower literacy - non-English speak.)
Short IQCODE Score
Simard MD (Driving)
Six-item Cognitive Impairment Test (6CIT)
 

Pain


Respiratory

Asthma Control Test
COPD Assessment Test (CAT)
CAT User Guide
mMRC Dyspnea Scale
 

Sepsis Screening Tool (UK GP)

Under 5
5-11
12+
Pregnant and Postpartum
 

ONLINE CALCULATORS


CVD Risk Assessment

Aspirin Bleeding Risk Calculator
aspirinbenefitharmcalculator.shinyapps.io/calculator

PREDICT New Zealand Data, 5 Year Risk
chd.bestsciencemedicine.com/calc2.html

 
General

Body Mass Index (BMI)


Liver

AST to Platelet Ratio Index (ARPI)
www.hepatitisc.uw.edu/page/clinical-calculators/apri

NAFLD Fibrosis Score
www.nafldscore.com
 

Medication Dose Calculator (Paediatrics)

Amoxicillin
Cefaclor
Cefalexin
Co-trimoxazole
Flucloxacillin
Ibuprofen
Paracetamol

 
Osteoporosis

FRAX Fracture Risk Assessment Tool
www.sheffield.ac.uk/FRAX/

Garvan Institute Fracture Risk Calculator
www.garvan.org.au/promotions/bone-fracture-risk/calculator/

 
Pharmacology

Anticholinergic Medications - Patients > 65
www.acbcalc.com

 
Pregnancy

Pregnancy Due Dates Calculator
www.mdcalc.com/pregnancy-due-dates-calculator


Renal Function

Creatinine Clearance Cockcroft-Gault Equation
www.mdcalc.com/creatinine-clearance-cockcroft-gault-equation
 
 

NEW WEBSITES

LAST UPDATED 6th April 2020

 

ABUSE

www.shakti-international.org
Shakti is dedicated to promoting and protecting human rights of both women and children and advocating social change.

 

CANCER – Prostate and Other Male Cancers

kupe.net.nz
Kupe - NZ Prostate Cancer Resource

 

MENTAL HEALTH - General

supportingfamilies.org.nz
Supporting Families New Zealand - Our Kaupapa is to support families, whānau and communities to foster mental wellbeing and play a key role in the journey to wellness for people whose lives are affected by mental distress.

 

MENTAL HEALTH – E-Therapy Resources

www.justathought.co.nz
Just a Thought - Free online learning to improve your mental health