Dr Pam Rachootin

Dr Pam Rachootin

Dr Rachootin is a GP in Adelaide, SA.

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In my vision of general practice, I see a near-complete coffin centre stage and a nail gun lying on the ground ready to…
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Have you been swearing under your breath about the damned virus? Well, I am as guilty of this as you probably are, but it’s…
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During the Easter break, I worked half a day to figure out how to refer a newly diagnosed COVID-19 patient with a…
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I often recall patients who have died. In one way or another they have left their indelible marks.  A woman who had long…
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It was the start of influenza vaccination season once again. I was seeing my first patient of the day, face-to-window-to…
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I hold a special tenderness for patients who try and help make my job easier.  Their efforts can be so earnest, albeit…
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I saw an elderly man using a walking frame on my early morning walk to the grocery shop.  In the past we often shared a few…
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