Published Articles

Australian Doctor wins journalism award

It's one of more than a dozen Press Club awards in the past decade.
11 January 2019

Christian lobbyists target Medical Board's draft code of conduct

They claim it is pro-intervention for transgender patients.
10 January 2019

Why the MBS Review report is so alarming for GPs

COMMENT: And where did they get that 40-minute figure?
10 January 2019

Pills or patches: which increases blood clot risk in HRT?

Doctors advised to consider alternatives for women at risk of VTE.
10 January 2019

SURVEY CLOSED: Are sub 40-minute care plans legit?

Medicare task force suggests a 40-minute time limit to stop rorts.
10 January 2019

Care plan crackdown has AMA support - with one caveat

The AMA says it is happy with proposed restrictions on care plans if they come with more cash for the sector.
09 January 2019

Mobile euthanasia service to launch for terminally ill patients

Melbourne'sĀ Alfred Hospital says it will deliver lethal drugs to patients across Victoria.
09 January 2019

GPs face mounting paperwork for compo patients

The RACGP is calling for more funding and support for GPs to manage patients injured at work.
08 January 2019

Fake news: Aussie media 'misleading public' about sun safety

Readers often given unsafe sun exposure advice and encouraged to abandon sun safety practices, researchers say.
08 January 2019

GP cleared over death of 'difficult' patient

The coroner found the GP provided suboptimal care but was not ultimately responsible for her patient's death.
08 January 2019