Dr Patrick Coleman

Dr Patrick Coleman

Dr Coleman is a renal physician on the Northern Beaches, Sydney, NSW.

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Just nine months ago, on 1 July 2014, ferric carboxymaltose (ferinject) was listed on the PBS. This is significant as it is…
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Leon is a retired 62-year-old man referred for assessment of a raised serum creatinine of 145µmol/L (Normal range: 60-110). …
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Alternative measures must be used after an elderly woman refuses dialysis for chronic kidney disease. Case Jane is 78…
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Case A 54-year-old woman, Jenny, presented to her GP with a 7-10-day history of worsening malaise, dry mouth, polydipsia,…
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Mary, a 74-year-old woman, was referred by her GP for management of longstanding labile hypertension. She also reports…
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Diana is an 86-year-old woman who lives independently. She was diagnosed with recurrent symptomatic iron deficiency anaemia…
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Case JW is an independently living 89-year-old woman who presents to her GP with fatigue, nausea and dysphagia.  She is…
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