This activity looks at the key diagnostic and management features for common mental illnesses, including depression, anxiety, bipolar and schizophrenia. The role of the primary care team is discussed together with the principles for best practice management of these conditions. A range of both pharmacological and non-pharmacological management modalities are explored through case studies.
Autism is a neurological condition that can impact a person from childhood, although early detection and intervention can greatly improve quality of life. This education looks at how autism in children can be detected in a general practice setting, common concerns parents may have, and the management options that are available.
Review the most recent guidelines for defining, diagnosing and managing premature ejaculation in your patients.
Non-melanoma skin cancers (NMSC) are the most common cancers in Australia and GPs play a critical role in their early detection and treatment. This guide explores the different categories of NMSC and optimal management strategies.
Recent Australian guidelines promote collaboration, evidence-based practice and a greater role for primary health providers in maternity care. This guide outlines a summary of the pathways that enable health professionals to provide safe, woman-centred care.
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia and the third most common cause of cancer death. This guide outlines screening, risk factors, symptoms, examination and management options.