News and Education for health professionals

This education covers the diagnosis on CMPA in infants, and outlines the available management methods.

Advance care planning is an essential part of providing patient-centred care in line with a person's goals, beliefs and preferences, especially in later life. This module covers the key aspects of creating...

Dr Karen Detering discusses the role of advance care planning in ensuring patients' quality of life in end-of-life care, and offers advice on how advance care plans can be integrated into the general...

Explore the process of selecting a pharmacological therapy for post-menopausal women with osteoporosis.

This activity looks at the key diagnostic and management features for common mental illnesses, including depression, anxiety, borderline personality disorder and schizophrenia.

This module explores the optimisation of the treatment of patients with RA, new and emerging therapies for patients with RA, including IL-6 inhibitors, and the effective use of these newer therapies in...

Exploiting Cytokine Biology and Strategies for Using Non-TNF Agents in Clinical Practice Training

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting 1% of the population, which if left untreated can lead to joint destruction and a host of systemic complications. This module explores novel treatment approaches for RA through newly developed medications including IL-6 inhibitors, and their effectiveness in clinical practice.

RA Pathogenesis, Patient Goals and Traditional Treatment Course for Moderate-To-Severe Disease

As the management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is centred around improving quality of life, it is crucial for to take into consideration patients' goals regarding desired treatment outcomes. This module explores the risk factors for developing RA, patient expectations for treatment and the efficacy of newly developed pharmacological agents.

PTSD: A wound of mind and body

A recent large-scale Australian study showed that GPs have a significant role in managing PTSD and its associated physical and mental comorbidities. This module provides an update for identifying and treating this symptom complex, which affects one in twenty Australians.

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