Published Articles

Plastic surgeons call for ban on 'cosmetic surgeon' label

It comes as Supreme Court allows class action against major cosmetic corporate.
11 December 2018

Refugee kids receive cash settlements over poor healthcare in detention

The government failed to protect the siblings from psychiatric harm, says family.
05 December 2018

'Missed opportunities': GPs criticised after teen suicide

No detailed history was taken despite 17 conversations with doctors in nine weeks.
04 December 2018

GP prescribed risperidone to patient before negotiating car sale

He was reprimanded for the 'serious error of judgement'.
30 November 2018

Pharmacist jailed for diverting HPV vaccines to China

Kathy Gong claimed she was trying to help women, but made $30,000 in profit, says magistrate.
29 November 2018

Boy with diabetes died after days of 'slapping therapy', jury told

Self-help practitioner said boy's increasing vomiting was 'proof' toxins were leaving his body, it's alleged.
28 November 2018

GP's attack on complainant sparks AHPRA review of privacy safeguards

Victim was told her complaint would be expedited if her name was disclosed.
23 November 2018

Man who punched surgeon guilty of manslaughter

Dr Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann died a month after the attack.
22 November 2018

Lonely GP jailed for attempted murder of pharmacist

The judge found the filleting knife was 'plainly a lethal weapon'.
16 November 2018

Former GP loses appeal against murder conviction

Brian Crickitt was jailed for at least 20 years for killing his wife with insulin.
29 October 2018