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

CALCULATOR

Calculating weight-based dosing for paediatric patients



STOPWATCH

Counting respiratory rate per minute

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Physical Examination

RED WHALE - UK General Practice

USEFUL FORMS

Addictions

Adapted ASSIST-Lite drug, alcohol and tobacco screening tool for health and social care settings


Brain Injury


Burns
Assessment of Burn Size

Depth Assessment

Cancer
ECOG Performance Status
 

Cardiovascular

Heart Failure - NYHA Classification
Home Blood Pressure Measurement 
Metabolic Equivalent of Task (MET) Chart
 

Child Development Milestones - Age Group Fact Sheets

2 months
4 months
6 months
9 months
12 months
18 months
2 years
3 years
4 years
5 years
Developmental Milestones: Birth to 5 years
Early Intervention Referral Guide
Autistic Spectrum Disorder Guideline Quick Card


Death

Death Certificate
Verifying Death

Dermatology
Pigmented skin lesions - Dermoscopy
Non-Pigmented skin lesions - Dermoscopy

Driving 
Quick Driver Checklist

Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT)
Healthy Hearing Checklist 
Tonsils Grading Chart


Eating 
SCOFF questionnaire (Eating Disorder)
Screen-14 (Rate your Eating Habits


Endocrinology 
Hirsutism

Epilepsy
Seizure Diary
 

Gastroenterology

Bristol Stool Chart (Adult)
Bristol Stool Chart (Paediatric)
Infectious Gastroenteritis Testing Guide

Genetics
Family Tree

Haematology
Monitoring Warfarin
Warfarin Checklist and Interactions

Infectious Diseases
Exclusion from School, Early Childhood Centre or School
 

Laboratory


Liver


Men’s Health

Mental Health

Adolescent HEEADSSSSS Assessment
Adult ADHD Self Report Scale 
ADHD - SNAP-IV 26 Rating Scale
Antidepressant Switching Table
Doctor Burnout Questionnaire
Edinburgh Post Natal Depression
GAD-7 (Anxiety)
Geriatric Depression Scale
Kessler 10 (Depression and Anxiety)
Mental Status Examination
Neuropsychiatric Inventory
Obsessive-Compulsive Test
PHQ-9 (Depression)
SCARED - Anxiety childhood 8 to 18 years

 

Musculoskeletal

Canadian C-Spine Rule
Joint Hypermobility and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Ottawa X-ray Rules - Knee, Ankle and Foot
 

Neurology 

Cranial Nerve Examination and Palsies
Dermatomes and Myotomes

Older Persons - Dementia
Abbey Pain Scale 
Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD)
Functional Activities Questionnaire 
Neuropsychiatric Inventory–Questionnaire 
 

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 - General

Barthel Activities of Daily Living Index
Clinical Frailty Scale
Detecting Postural Hypotension
Mini Nutritional Assessment
Mobility Parking


Older Persons - Memory Testing

Abbreviated Mental Test
Assessing Capacity Toolkit
Delirium/Dementia Screening Tools - CAM and MSQ
GPCOG
Mini-COG
Mini Mental State Examination
Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA)
NZ MINI ACE (recommendation NZ HealthPathways from 1/9/2020)
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Version A
- Version B
- Version C
- Administration and Scoring Guide
Interpretation of Score
RUDAS (lower literacy - non-English speak.)
Administration and Scoring Guide
Short IQCODE
Simard MD (Driving)
Six-item Cognitive Impairment Test (6CIT)

Older Persons - Pressure Injury
Pressure Injury Classification
Waterlow Pressure Sore Assessment Chart


Ophthalmology 
Amsler Grid (Macular Degeneration)

Paediatrics
Baby with Jaundice
Social Risk Factor Assessment 
 

Pain

 

Pharmacology

Adrenergic Receptor Chart


Renal


Respiratory

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

Sepsis Screening Tool (UK GP)

Under 5
5-11
12+
Pregnant and Postpartum
 

Vascular

CEAP classification for chronic venous disorders
 

Work and Income

Medical Forms
 

 


 

ONLINE CALCULATORS


Cardiovascular

Aspirin Bleeding Risk Calculator
aspirinbenefitharmcalculator.shinyapps.io/calculator

CHA₂DS₂-VASc Score for Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Risk
www.mdcalc.com/cha2ds2-vasc-score-atrial-fibrillation-stroke-risk

Dutch Criteria for Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) 
www.mdcalc.com/dutch-criteria-familial-hypercholesterolemia-fh

Emergency Department Assessment of Chest Pain Score (EDACS)
www.mdcalc.com/calc/1858/emergency-department-assessment-chest-pain-score-edacs

HAS-BLED Score for Major Bleeding Risk
www.mdcalc.com/has-bled-score-major-bleeding-risk

My Heart Check
myheartcheck.org.nz

PREDICT New Zealand Data, 5 Year Risk
decisionaid.ca/cvd/


Diabetes 

CVD and ESRD Risk Assessment - Type 2 Diabetics 
www.nzssd.org.nz/cvd_renal
 
Hb1Ac Units Convertor 
https://www.diabetes.co.uk/hba1c-units-converter.html


DVT and Pulmonary Embolism 

PERC Rule for Pulmonary Embolism
www.mdcalc.com/calc/347/perc-rule-pulmonary-embolism

Wells' Criteria for DVT
www.mdcalc.com/wells-criteria-dvt

Wells' Criteria for Pulmonary Embolism
www.mdcalc.com/wells-criteria-pulmonary-embolism


General

Body Mass Index (BMI)
www.mdcalc.com/body-mass-index-bmi-body-surface-area-bsa

Healthy Weight BMI Calculators
www.health.govt.nz/your-health/healthy-living/food-activity-and-sleep/healthy-weight/healthy-weight-bmi-calculator
 
Weights & Measures
https://www.calculatorsoup.com/calculators/conversions/


Gynaecology

RMI Calculator for Ovarian Cancer detection


Haematology 

Mentzer Index - Differentiating iron deficiency anemia from beta thalassemia
https://qxmd.com/calculate/calculator_878/mentzer-index


Liver

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

Fibrosis-4 (FIB-4) Index for Liver Fibrosis
www.mdcalc.com/calc/2200/fibrosis-4-fib-4-index-liver-fibrosis /apri

REACH-B Score for Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
https://www.mdcalc.com/calc/10031/reach-b-score-hepatocellular-carcinoma-hcc

REAL-B score - Risk for liver cancer (Asians and Polynesians)
REAL-B score - Risk for liver cancer (Asians and Polynesians)
 

Medication Dose Calculator (Paediatrics)

Amoxicillin
Cefaclor
Cefalexin
Co-trimoxazole
Flucloxacillin
Ibuprofen
Paracetamol
 

Mental Heath

Antipsychotic switching tool
https://www.nps.org.au/australian-prescriber/articles/antipsychotic-switching-tool#tool


Neurology

ABCD² Score for TIA
https://www.mdcalc.com/abcd2-score-tia


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/

 

Paediatrics

Corrected Age Calculator
https://starship.org.nz/health-professionals/calculators/corrected-age-calculator/
 

Pharmacology

Anticholinergic Medications - Patients > 65
www.acbcalc.com

 
Pregnancy

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


Renal Function

Conversion of urine protein-creatinine (PCR) to albumin-creatinine ratio (ACR) 
https://ckdpcrisk.org/pcr2acr/

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

Sepsis

qSOFA (Quick SOFA) Score for Sepsis
www.mdcalc.com/qsofa-quick-sofa-score-sepsis

SIRS, Sepsis, and Septic Shock Criteria
www.mdcalc.com/sirs-sepsis-septic-shock-criteria
 

Smoking

Smoking Pack Years
www.smokingpackyears.com
 

Tuberculosis 

TST/IGRA Interpreter
www.tstin3d.com/en/calc.html