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

SEARCH NZGP WEB DIRECTORY

USEFUL FORMS

Addictions

ONLINE CALCULATORS


CVD Risk Assessment

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

 
Liver Cirrhosis

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

 
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/

 
Renal Function

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

NEW WEBSITES

LAST UPDATED 18th January 2019

ADDICTIONS – Alcohol and Drug

www.nosafelimit.co.nz
No Safe Limit, Teenage Alcohol
 

ELDERLY – General

www.livestronger.org.nz
Live Stronger For Longer – Prevent Falls and Fractures
 

PHARMACOLOGY - Prescribing Tools for Older People

www.deprescribing.org
Deprescribing algorithms for specific medicines
 

PREGNANCY and/or PAEDIATRIC CARE – General (New Zealand)

www.illumiscreen.co.nz
The Illumiscreen prenatal test is a simple blood test that screens for the most common chromosomal abnormalities that can affect your baby’s future health. A sample can be drawn as early as the tenth week of pregnancy. The Illumiscreen test is available for both singleton and twin pregnancies.

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify.This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
Verify here.




Rating for nzgp-webdirectory.co.nz