Published Articles

Fears over naltrexone are unfounded, according to major review

Nevertheless, many doctors are reluctant to describe it over liver toxicity fears.
18 January 2019

GPs 'pressured' to sedate aged care residents

The RACGP hits back at claims GPs are 'stupefying' their patients.
18 January 2019

Nauru GP wins international free speech award

'There’s the old phrase that the standard you walk past is the standard you accept – it was just unacceptable.'
18 January 2019

Draft code of conduct 'Orwellian': Murtagh

He joins a chorus of voices speaking out against the proposed changes.
18 January 2019

Parents testing infant allergies in doctors' car parks

Changing advice on feeding might be adding to parental concerns.
17 January 2019

TGA accused of trying to criminalise gay sex

The watchdog's attempt to ban alkyl nitrates has raised several concerns.
17 January 2019

GPs on lyssavirus alert as heat-stressed bats dropping like flies

15 people have been injured by the animals in the past two months.
17 January 2019

IVF: The Medicare cuts the government won't make

MBS review says current funding is being wasted.
17 January 2019

GDM threshold study shows high costs and little benefit

One major Australian hospital reported a 74% increase in women needing treatment.
16 January 2019

MBS Review: Push for GPs to jump through rebates hoop for imaging

The task force wants doctors to use decision-support software to curb over-testing.
16 January 2019