Doctors and medical students have higher rates of psychological distress and attempted suicide. Medical practitioners need to reach out to each other to help, and should not be deterred by laws around the mandatory reporting of health professionals.
Pain is a significant health burden for many Australians, with up to one in five Australians living with chronic pain.
The Pharmaceutical Regulatory Unit (PRU) is now publishing on the NSW Ministry of Health website presc
It has been estimated that a GP may see as many as five women a week who present with symptoms of violence in the home. Yet often the GP is unaware of the violence.
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Provides a summary for health consumers, employers about medical certificates based on Medical Council of NSW Medical Certificate Guidelines (2012)
The Medical Council of NSW has welcomed four new members: Dr Merran Auland, Ms Maria Cosmidis, Professor Cameron Stewart and Professor Kichu Nair.