Antony Scholefield

Antony Scholefield

Antony is a medical reporter with a special interest in technology and pharmacy.

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At the risk of having to plead the fifth, let’s talk about the failings of health journalists. In a novel series of…
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Advertising claims that 'natural' medicines are better or safer than synthetic medicines, using phrases such as “nature…
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The Federal Government says it will offer Medicare funding for GP consults conducted by phone, text, email and online under…
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A GP who lost a $210,000 negligence claim for not referring a patient to a nephrologist after a one-off eGFR result of 54…
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A spate of teenage overdoses has triggered calls by poison experts for modified-release paracetamol to be banned from…
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How does artificial intelligence make its decisions? What is the nature of its rational thought? It’s a question that…
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Patients born very preterm or with very low birthweight are four times more likely to have poor lung function in adolescence…
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