Thank you, you are now logged in.
The great learning institutions of southern Europe paved the way for much of our present-day medical knowledge.
After a concussive injury in a sports player, doctors, patients and clubs alike need to know and stick to the guidelines to ensure safe return to play.
Spending a little time investigating the right imaging before making a referral can pay dividends.
The urgent battle against Ebola is leading to a rethink of some of medicine’s fundamental principles. Australian Doctor investigates.
Grande old dame of the Blue Mountains, the newly refurbished Hydro Majestic is the last word in vintage glamour.
Finally, an evidence-based cure for the humble cough — the most common ailment seen by GPs — may be in the pipeline, UK researchers suggest.
The risk of suicide in childhood spikes between the ages of 13 and 15, according to the Australian Human Rights Commission.
Doctors have defended the initial care of Phillip Hughes at the scene of the cricketing incident that claimed his life, after it emerged ambulances may have been delayed in arriving at the SCG.
A bill to permit medical cannabis use in Australia is set for debate in Senate. If medical cannabis use is legalised, doctors could become gatekeepers between patients and a controversial drug.
17 hours ago
Watching the orchestrated confusion coming from the Federal Government in recent days, you know for certain that its co-pay plan has been taken into the woods and shot.
1 day ago
VIDEO: A man paralysed for four years as a result of a stabbing incident has regained the use of his legs thanks to pioneering cell transplant surgery.
VIDEO: What protective equipment do healthcare professionals need to don to protect themselves against Ebola? Watch a US infection control officer put on the suit, gloves and respirator required.
A 48-year-old's surprise pregnancy proves that GPs must obtain a detailed history from a patient, and expect the unexpected in order to properly discharge their duty of care.
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.
Whatever the circumstances, crossing professional boundaries involves risks - not only for patients, who often are in a vulnerable position, but also for doctors.
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.