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Is your consult being recorded?

Is your consult being recorded?

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An increasing number of patients are recording consultations on smartphones, but that’s not necessarily a problem, US health policy experts argue.

A doctor's nightmare

A doctor's nightmare

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Despite being awarded a record $480,000 in damages for libel, the doctor at the centre of the courtroom drama feels this is not the last he’ll hear from his ‘bonded’ patient.

Patients ransacking super to pay for surgery

Patients ransacking super to pay for surgery

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Doctors are signing off tens of thousands of requests for patients to access their superannuation funds to pay for medical care they can’t get in the public hospital system.

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How can GPs best manage distressed patients?

How can GPs best manage distressed patients?

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It seems to be disturbingly common to read in the media about safety threats to paramedics, mental health and hospital staff from distressed patients. What can GPs do to mitigate this?

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Bionic hand allows patients to 'feel'

Bionic hand allows patients to 'feel'

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A bionic hand which allows amputees to feel lifelike sensations from their fingers has been developed by Italian scientists. To see the hand in action click here.

What if we are wrong about diabetes?

What if we are wrong about diabetes?

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Dr Peter Attia, a former ED doctor at John Hopkins Hospital in the US, has admitted to something he believes many doctors may be guilty of - being judgmental of obese patients. But what if we are…

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