The Cutting Edge

Surgeon Prof David Fletcher wants to change the system for the good of all.  

A Big World Out There

Retirement can be a tricky for people who have spent their lives focused on others.  

Battling Ebola and Bullies

RN Anne Carey has fought disease globally but some fights are closer to home.  

Doctors Drum Training & 'Dud' Doctors

It takes a vilage to train to train a doctor ... is it working?  

Asking GPs? Time to Listen

Primary care reform is happening. So what will it mean to you?  

Use a Helmet...Not Your Head

Sports scientists are unconvinced about the efficacy of helmets. Players beg to differ.  

  • The Cutting Edge

    Monday, 28 November 2016
  • A Big World Out There

    Monday, 28 November 2016
  • Battling Ebola and Bullies

    Tuesday, 25 October 2016
  • Doctors Drum Training & 'Dud' Doctors

    Monday, 24 October 2016
  • Asking GPs? Time to Listen

    Wednesday, 28 September 2016
  • Use a Helmet...Not Your Head

    Wednesday, 28 September 2016

News

Values in Tough Times   201612-Values-Hook-Labels-TN So many health narratives are come down to a squabble over money, but is that all that's at stake?    
Full Steam Ahead 201612-Dr-Paul-Collin-TN dec16 Dr Paul Collin has practised medicine in far-flung places, but it’s a safe bet a train was close by.
Antibiotic Resistance Myths? 201612-Bacteria-1 Resistance might be futile according to a US academic research AM resistance.
Privacy While Networking 201612-Edwards-Smith-Chad-Mr-Nov16 While colleagues often discuss cases with each other, remember, WA's a very small place.

Opinion

Life (While Sober) 201612-Longhorn-Ralph-Dr Nov16 Australians’ love affair with alcohol is sobering but Dr Ralph Longhorn wanted to go a step further.
Curse of the Smartphone 201612-Arellano-Astrid-Dr-Sept14 1 Doctors need strong ground rules in the relationship with their phone, starting with the off button.
WA Slow Hep C Uptake 201612-Mak-Donna-Prof Oct13 The successful treatment of Hepatitis C is now within the remit of GPs
Cannabis: What it Means 201612-Keen-Neil-Mr-Sept11 Cannabis products have been reclassified but supply is uncertain.
AM resistance in RACFs 201612-Weekes-Lynn-Ms-Nov09 Aged Carefacilities need to look carefully at treatment regimes to counter AM resistance.