Anousha Victoire

BA (Hons), BMed, FRACGP, MPHTM, DipForensMed, Department of Forensic Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Vic; Medical Lead, Newcastle Sexual Assault Service (Adult and Adolescent), Wallsend, NSW; General Practitioner, Raymond Terrace Family Practice, Raymond Terrace, NSW

‘I thought I was about to die’: Management of non-fatal strangulation in general practice

Strangulation has potential significant sequelae such as carotid dissection, hypoxic brain injury and laryngeal injury.

Recognising and responding to domestic and family violence in general practice

Exposure to domestic and family violence has lifelong impacts on physical health and life expectancy and increases hospitalisation and healthcare usage.