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Ageing happily – can it be done?

Ageing happily – can it be done?

Skydiving and rock 'n' roll parties are just some of the activities on the schedule at Australia's most innovative aged care facilities, proving they are no longer places where people go to die.

Playing a round in the Caribbean

Playing a round in the Caribbean

It's tee time in Barbados, home to some champion courses that offer a golfing experience for all tastes and abilities.

Clearing the air on e-cigarettes

Clearing the air on e-cigarettes

Do e-cigarettes deserve their bad reputation or are they a viable smoking cessation aid?

A case of severe mitral valve stenosis

A case of severe mitral valve stenosis

Could a cardiac condition be causing exertional dyspnoea, fatigue, a cough and a hoarse voice in a 34-year-old woman?

MBS Quick Guide 2014

MBS Quick Guide 2014

Australian Doctor has updated its popular quick guide to the MBS - a useful day-to-day tool for busy GPs. Download our free PDF to keep this useful information at your fingertips.

News

Breast screening doubt for over-70s

Breast screening doubt for over-70s

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The expansion of Australia's breast screening program to cover women aged 70-75 could do more harm than good, a Dutch study suggests.

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Opinion

Youth connections

Dr Jon Fogarty

Youth connections

'She needs these forms filled in……..to get the pension'. 'She' was 19-years old, surly, sullen, a scatter of tats and eyes flitting between the floor and her attending mother. 'She can’t work'. Angry…

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Clinical

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Education

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Multimedia

Post-op AF raises risk of stroke

Post-op AF raises risk of stroke

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Patients who experience atrial fibrillation after inpatient surgery have an increased long-term risk of ischemic stroke, a study shows.

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Smart Practice

Chelation therapy up for debate

Chelation therapy up for debate

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A 75-year-old male chiropractor sought chelation therapy from a GP therapist, stating that his own GP had diagnosed advanced vascular disease. He later lost sight in his left eye.

Boundary setting with manipulative patients

Boundary setting with manipulative patients

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Whatever the circumstances, crossing professional boundaries involves risks - not only for patients, who often are in a vulnerable position, but also for doctors.

How does compound interest work?

How does compound interest work?

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You will need to learn some simple maths if you want to retire before the age of 70 - above all, you need to understand how compound interest works.

Homegrown health-tech heroes

Homegrown health-tech heroes

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Meet four of Australia's most innovative doctors in the field of health technology, from the first virtual GP service to a device that provides real-time feedback on pelvic floor exercises, these…

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After Hours

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The Nerve Pain Centre

Pfizer

Welcome to the Nerve Pain Centre website. Here you will be able to access information about nerve pain, its diagnosis and treatment.

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