Nicholas A Zwar

MBBS, MPH, PhD, FRACGP, FACTM, Executive Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, Qld; Chair, RACGP Travel Medicine Specific Interest Group

A step-by-step model for a brief behavioural treatment for insomnia in Australian general practice

Brief behavioural therapy for insomnia distils the most effective behavioural treatment components into several brief in-person/telehealth sessions.

Giving Asthma Support to Patients (GASP) program evaluation

The Giving Asthma Support to Patients (GASP) program, developed in New Zealand, guides practice nurses to provide structured asthma care.

International travel in the pandemic era: Implications for health advice

International travel is resuming, but the COVID-19 pandemic has radically changed the context in terms of regulation, risks and models of travel.

Smoking cessation

A combination of behavioural support along with pharmacotherapy to treat nicotine dependence maximises the chances of successful long-term cessation.

Travel and immunosuppressant medication

An individualised approach is needed to provide pre-travel health advice and immunisation.